Before Gareth Bale was Freddy Eastwood. The main hope of Wales, which almost everyone has forgotten
In August 2007, the 23-year-old striker scored a goal during his debut in the Wales national team, thanks to which Bulgaria was replayed. The blow impressed: Eastwood demonstrated desire, technique…

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Who is Ayrton Lucas and why is he to Spartak?
On Monday, December 17, Spartak announced the acquisition of left-back Fluminense, Ayrton Lucas, with whom a long-term contract was concluded. According to unofficial information, Muscovites paid about 7 million euros…

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Before Gareth Bale was Freddy Eastwood. The main hope of Wales, which almost everyone has forgotten
There were many geeks, but rarely one of them justifies the expectations. Eastwood was another vain hope for Wales. Before Gareth Bale was Freddy Eastwood. The main hope of Wales,…

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What is it - to root for the team, which is long gone
“My life changed dramatically on May 6, 2006, on the day of Saint George, which is highly revered in Ossetia. On this day, Stavropol Dynamo and Alania (1: 3) played…

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John Terry. Leave to return

John Terry. Leave to return John Terry decided to hang the shoes on a nail. After the 37-year-old football player refused to go to Spartak Moscow, his decision to “tie up” with active performances does not seem unexpected. Rather, the opposite is true. The demand for this footballer among the “powerful people” is long gone, and Terry himself is not out of hand to pass the time in the Championship.
Therefore, he decided not to continue the prolonged tormenting sessions. Fortunately, that immediately turned up option with employment. Aston Villa, the colors of which he defended last season, just fired the coach. And instead of the disgraced Steve Bruce, the Birmingham club invited Dean Smith, who will be helped by Terry. Continue reading

Dziuba rights: Emery – trainer

Unai Emery – the highest paid coach of the League 1. His salary is 450 thousand euros per month. The closest pursuer, Zhardim from Monaco, gets a whole hundred less. Emery all the time advertises Qatari money and his own bosses. Perhaps that is why he was not fired yet. He sags under the stars, but then he spoils his life. In “PSG” created a team to win the Champions League. It is a pity that the trainer for her was never found.
PSG lost to Real Madrid by two goals. Unai Emery – the main culprit of the fact that now the European team prospects are again under big question. There is no time for dramatic changes, so you have to live with it.
In the match with Real Madrid, the PSG head coach made two controversial decisions:
1) Instead of Thiago Silva, Presnel Kimpemba was based. And to the 22-year-old defender, there are no complaints about the match. Under him, PSG won 21 games out of 22, in which Kimpembe appeared from the first minutes. See you in “Real”, of course. Here Kimpembe did not succumb to dedication even to Ramos. Continue reading

Not really football: what you need to know about the scandal “Dynamo” and “Mariupol”

The biggest scandal in Ukrainian football this summer – the non-appearance of Dynamo Kyiv for the 7th round match of the Premier League in Mariupol – only at first glance it has a purely sports basis. Ukrainian football is a long and complex history of relations between the powerful, a series of alliances, betrayals, offenses and backstage negotiations. Often intertwined with big politics and always tied up with big money and influence. What are silent, discussing the topic of “Dynamo” and “Mariupol” – in the material RBC-Ukraine.
Post-revolutionary decline
After 2014, the second Maidan, the start of the war and the annexation of a part of the Ukrainian territory, the once growing, albeit with oligarchic money, Ukrainian football entered a steep dive. Part of the Ukrainian oligarchs were cut off from budgetary flows and influence on political processes. Some of them were forced to flee the country, while others cost a significant drop in Forbes ratings. Continue reading

Interesting facts about the FIFA World Cup 2018
1. The World Cup Final turned out to be surprisingly productive: France and Croatia scored 6 goals for two. So many goals in the World Cup finals have not been…

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Shunsuke Nakamura: Japanese genius, who became the legend of "Celtic"
Despite the considerable success, few of the fans with warmth recalls the “Celtic” from the time of Gordon Strachan. They prefer the five-year plan led by Martin O'Neill, who returned…

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