BfB Goes To The World Cup 2010 (Without leaving the front room)

Jermaine Defoe was a young footballer at Charlton Athletic before – at 14 – defecting to West Ham because as a club they would be better for him. He was a part of a West Ham side that got relegated before exiting to Spurs and a return to the Premier League where he felt he […]

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England W. I’ve watched many England displayed ripped apart by a press ho long for blood and take it regardless of the quality of the performance but the goalless encounter between Fabio Capello’s side and Algeria has little to commend it and lots of damn it. Rabah Saâdane’s Algerians were effective but little more. They […]

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England manager Fabio Capello to test a theory that saw the previous non-English England manager Sven Goran Eriksson appointed specifically because the Swede was a man outside the English football structure. Eriksson – it was thought by Adam Crozier the Chief Executive who hired him – would be less tied to the traditions of the […]

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§49 · June 13, 2010 · England · Comments Off on Capello tests the theory · Tags: , , , , , , , , ,


The England squad announcement should never have been the big news that it dragged into being with the FA’s media management skills and the veracious appetite for the public via the media to have any and all information as soon as it becomes a fully formed thought once again coming into conflict. The day – […]

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§1 · June 1, 2010 · England · Comments Off on Capello will rue leaving Huddlestone at home · Tags: , , , , , ,