Author Archives: Rory OBeirne

Alan Pardew Offers the Tranquility Newcastle United Have Been Waiting For

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Since Sir Bobby Robson was relieved of his managerial reigns at St. James’ Park, there have been a steady succession of suitors to his throne. Most notable and arguably most successful was Chris Hughton who was ignominiously sacked by villainous … Continue reading

Why the Rugby World Cup Exposes Flaws in the ‘Beautiful Game’

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As the famous saying goes, football is a gentlemen’s game played by hooligans and rugby is a hooligans game played by gentlemen, but whether or not you agree with such a sentiment, it is hard to argue that football is … Continue reading

How Footballers Master The Transfer System: A Step-By-Step Guide

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So, you’ve made it. All those schoolboy daydreams have become a reality and you’re a top class Premier League footballer. Fans adore your every touch of the ball, your manager gushes about your talents to the media, beautiful women scramble … Continue reading

The Transformation of Liverpool Under Kenny Dalglish

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Since returning to the managerial spotlight at Anfield, Kenny Dalglish has set about constructing a Liverpool team with a solid core and an old-fashioned British mentality. Although several of Liverpool’s squad possess overseas passports, the transformation of the sides core has a particularly … Continue reading