Monthly Archives: July 2009

Happy Birthday Nwankwo Christian Nwosu Kanu, Here’s a New Contract For You

6 foot 6 inch EPL legend Nwanko Kanu is celebrating his 33rd birthday today by signing a new one year deal to stay at Portsmouth. Pompey, clearly a club in transition – have lost both strikers Jermain Defoe and Peter … Continue reading

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Tottenham’s Fantasy Studs Win the Asia Trophy

A nice exhibition performance but will it carry over to the regular season?

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Butt’s Brain: Friday

Sir Bobby Robson, English legend, dies at 76 [NY Times] Darren Bent uses Twitter to attack Tottenham boss Daniel Levy [Goal] It’s time to start considering strategies and selections for Fantasy Premier League 2009/2010. Are Man City worth looking at? … Continue reading

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This Never Gets Old. Ever.

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Football & Terrorism: Al-Qaeda Hotel Bombers Targeted Manchester United; EPL Featured on 24

Celebration Could Have Turned into Tragedy Al-Qaeda claims that the suicide bombers who attacked hotels in Jakarta, Indonesia this month aimed to kill members of the Manchester United football team. The message attributed to the group reads, “The club consists … Continue reading

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Butt’s Brain: Thursday

Mark Hughes rings John Terry Roman Abramovich is a modest man [Dirty Tackle] Fantasy footie stud Stephen Ireland and Xerxes from ’300′ [Who Ate All The Pies] Luca Toni to the Premier League? [Tribal Football] Elano turns his back on City’s … Continue reading

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Is This Why Kids in America Don’t Want to Become Professional Footballers?

On the same day that The Wall Street Journal published this fluff piece, “Are Americans Becoming Soccer Fans?” you have the stark reality presented to us by our buddies at The Best Eleven: MLS All-Stars, the greatest players in the … Continue reading

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The New Ronaldo Scores on his Debut

Sir Alex Ferguson insists Antonio Valencia can be as good as Cristiano Ronaldo. Lofty expectations, perhaps. But Valencia did score on his debut today in a 2-1 friendly win for United.Anderson also scored his first goal for the club – … Continue reading

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Butt’s Brain: Wednesday

    1: 1-1-8     2: 1-1-8     3: 1-1-8     4: 1-1-8     5: IBRACADABRA    6: 1-1-8 (C)     7: 1-1-8     8: 1-1-8     9: 1-1-8     10: 1-1-8     11: 1-1-8      12: IBRACADABRA    13: IBRACADABRA    14: IBRACADABRA    15: IBRACADABRA A fantasy Premier League Butt’s Brain rundown … Continue reading

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Butt’s Brain: Tuesday

Nice racist header, Barack Cambridge police at it again. Jermain Defoe the victim this time [Daily Mail] US has good chance to host 2018 World Cup, according to Obaminho [Washington Post] Ryan Giggs thinks Manchester United are as strong this … Continue reading

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