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Isn’t there Something Funnier than Special 1 TV?

The Football Comedy is closely related to the Football Film: both are nearly impossible to pull off and both tend to leave fans deeply divided.  In my experience, football comedy is usually best when it targets soccer’s absurd periphery, like When Saturday Comes’ tongue-in-cheek reporting on money in modern English […]

Special 1 TV: First Episode

The first episode of Special 1 TV has premiered, and it’s an instant classic. Be sure to check out the tribute to Robbie Keane, a call from Beckham in Milan (sounding clueless) and even a surprise phone call from a closet West Ham United supporter in the United States. It’s […]

Anticipation Building For Launch Of Special 1 TV

The characters from Special 1 TV, the new show to replace I’m On Setanta Sports, have spoken. The show will debut after the Manchester United versus Everton match this weekend on Setanta Sports UK, and will be available shortly thereafter on the interweb. Here’s the latest statement from our favorite […]

I’m On Setanta Sports Returning As Special 1 TV

I’m On Setanta Sports, the cult TV hit featuring a parody of Jose Mourinho, will be returning as a new show entitled Special 1 TV. EPL Talk broke the news on January 9th. The rumor has now been substantiated in the January 17th episode of I’m On Setanta Sports, which […]

I’m On Setanta Sports: The Final Episode

The final episode of I’m On Setanta Sports has been released. In it, The Special One, It and The Boy say their goodbyes. Whether it is actually the end of this wonderful program, we’ll have to wait and see. In the meantime, 624 people have signed the Bring Back I’m […]

I’m On Setanta Sports Calls It Quits

Setanta is reporting that the Saturday, January 10, 2009 episode of I’m On Setanta Sports will be the final show. It’s either the best marketing ploy of early 2009 or the end of the greatest football show ever to come to the Internet. “Regulars “IT,” Sven Goran Eriksson and “The […]

I’m On Setanta Sports: 2008 Manager Of The Year

I’m On Setanta Sports is back with a highlight reel of the best clips in 2008 as well as some new content such as which special manager received the 2008 Manager Of The Year Award. It’s quite an accomplishment for Mario Rosenstock when a weekly five minute program is more […]

I'm On Setanta Sports: Big In Japan

The latest episode of I’m On Setanta Sports features an assortment of classic scenes such as Fergie losing his mind, Wayne Rooney singing “Big In Japan,” Jose’s viewpoints on the Champions League draw, and satellite delay problems which cause a comedy of errors. Enjoy the latest episode now, and be […]

I'm On Setanta Sports: Jose Interviews Rafa

The latest episode of I’m On Setanta Sports has a decidedly North American feel to it this week with a caller from San Diego, a letter from Toronto and a focus on Liverpool America FC with a Rafa Benitez interview. Be champions! [display_podcast]

I'm On Setanta Sports: There's Only One Keano

In the latest episode of I’m On Setanta Sports, Jose Mourinho scores an exclusive interview with Roy Keane as they discuss the aftermath of his departure from Sunderland including what Keano has been up to since. Plus Jose, Wayne Rooney and Sven bring you Managers On The Edge, a new […]

I'm On Setanta Sports: Wayne Rooney's Street Striker

The craze that’s hitting the nation. Listen to the beat, I’m a striker on the street, Alright like like like like. And watch out for Jose’s exclusive news about the whole Drogba tapping up incident. It makes me wonder what a hypothetical episode of “I’m On Sky Sports” would look […]

I'm On Setanta Sports: Latest 2 Episodes

Here are the two latest episodes of the cult hit, I’m On Setanta Sports. The first episode features Wayne Rooney as Ruud Gullit and his sexy, sexy football — as well as The Boy and Rio talking about eating chips and sauce. The second episode features Fabio Capello and Jose […]

I'm On Setanta Sports Pokes Fun at Soccer Saturday

In the latest episode of I’m On Setanta Sports, the trio of Jose, It and The Boy have fun pretending to be on the set of Sky’s Soccer Saturday complete with It and The Boy calling games from their TV monitors. Except they’re not games. Rooney gives us play-by-play commentary […]

I'm On Setanta Sports: Halloween Special

I’m On Setanta Sports keeps on outdoing itself by raising the level of quality as witnessed in the latest edition of the popular show. This time around Jose, It and The Boy host a Halloween party in its studio with a myriad of special guests joining the celebrations including Fergie, […]

I'm On Setanta Sports: The Great Debate

In the latest episode of I’m On Setanta Sports, watch Wayne Rooney host the special debate between Jose Mourinho and Fabio Capello. The show includes cameos by Dave from Newcastle, Didier Drogba, Roy Keane and others. Be champions. [display_podcast]

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Ivory Coast vs Japan, World Cup Group Stage Open Thread

For viewers in the United States, here’s where you can watch the Ivory Coast vs Japan, 9pm ET game: • English language: ESPN and WatchESPN • Spanish language: Univision, Univision Deportes Network and Univision online • Portuguese language: ESPN Deportes Starting line-ups:  Japan: Kawashima, Uchida, Honda, Nagatomo, Morishige, Okazaki, Kagawa, Yamaguchi, Hasebe, Osako, Yoshida Ivory Coast: Barry, Boka, Zokora, […]

Once In A Lifetime Film Review

Pele, Franz Beckenbauer, Carlos Alberto, Giorgio Chinaglia – The New York Cosmos. The mission: conquer America. Once In A Lifetime (2006) is the documentary film about the rise and fall of the North American Soccer League (NASL) told from the mouths and memories and seen through the eyes of players and […]

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Arsenal and Tottenham have halted their race for Roma’s Alessandro Florenzi

Things are heating up in North London between Arsenal and Tottenham, with last weekend’s results leaving Spurs only two points behind the rival Gunners, who sit in fourth place in the English Premier League. But it is not just on the pitch where the competition is picking up. Both teams […]