Tag Archives: football

To Hull and Back

There is pandemonium in the away stand as the Scunthorpe supporters go ballistic. Arms flail, shirts are whirled above heads. Continue reading

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Championship Manager Heroes Episode 5: Tonton Zola Moukoko

Tonton Zola Moukoko is regularly bombarded with telephone calls from Championship Manager players. He said: “I spoke with a guy for an hour. He wanted to know what had happened to me since I wasn’t playing for a major club. I was once one of the biggest talents in that computer game so he was wondering… many phone me asking the same question.” Continue reading

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Championship Manager Heroes Episode 4: Tó Madeira

The fourth instalment of the Championship Manager Heroes series uncovers the truth about one of the game’s biggest stars.

Tó Madeira was a must-buy striker for Championship Manager 01/02 players, but there was a darker side to his meteoric rise. Continue reading

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8 Little Things I Hate About Football

So you’ve had my list of footballing pleasures, but what do I really hate about the beautiful game? Continue reading

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Iron Punctured by Sharp

Billy Sharp returned to haunt his old club as Doncaster Rovers earned a derby day victory over Scunthorpe United at Glanford Park. Continue reading

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8 Little Things I Love About Football

But there are some little things that I love about football. Often they are just small observations I’ve made and some people may think I’m mad, but here are eight things I love about football. Continue reading

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Championship Manager Heroes Episode 3: Lionel Morgan

Lionel Morgan attained a god-like status among players of Championship Manager in the early noughties for his rapid rise to the top of the fictional game.

But his real life career was a far cry from what many hoped and believed… Continue reading

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