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  1. Sport - Soccer - Home and Away

    Faint-hearted fans beware of Footy Finance app

    Posted Feb 28th 2014, 10:06pm by Peter Simpson

    ... an "entertainment index" to see how much revenue the club attracts per seat in the stadium versus how many goals we fans witness. The collated data is then used to rank your team in the app's ...

  2. Sport - Soccer - Home and Away

    Toffees sweeten trip for fan after game is called off

    Posted Feb 14th 2014, 10:42pm by Peter Simpson

    ... ground on fifth-placed Tottenham. Hats off to the big-hearted Toffees for showing their appreciation for a far-flung, sodden but otherwise loyal fan Peter Simpson Naturally excited despite ...

  3. Sport - Soccer - Home and Away

    Patriotism involves much angst when watching England

    Posted Nov 22nd 2013, 08:49pm by Peter Simpson

    ... in a prehistoric time zone. What is required is a seismic shift, akin perhaps to the "impact theory", which suggests the dinosaurs were wiped out by a meteorite and the natural world thus ...

  4. Sport - Soccer - Home and Away

    Just like old times as open season falls on unpredictable Premier League race

    Posted Nov 15th 2013, 09:51pm by Peter Simpson

    ... with the surprise draws and losses against lowly opposition for Chelsea, Manchester City and Liverpool, have blown what was left of the natural order to smithereens. We usually bemoan England national team ...

  5. Sport - Soccer - Home and Away

    Bundesliga on a roll but still can't claim the EPL's crown

    Posted Mar 23rd 2013, 12:00am by Peter Simpson

    ... Chelsea versus Newcastle United," he claimed. There remains huge appeal for the England's "thoroughly international league", as is evident in the £2 billion- almost 40 per ...

  6. Sport - Soccer - Home and Away

    UK soccer fans need to thank Margaret Thatcher

    Posted Apr 13th 2013, 12:00am by Peter Simpson

    ... deny Thatcher helped change our game for the better? The soccer we watch today is the product of Thatcher's unbreakable will. Yes, she made many errors. That's the nature ...

  7. Sport - Soccer - Home and Away

    Writing on the wall for Wayne Rooney

    Posted Mar 09th 2013, 12:00am by Peter Simpson

    ... after all. The news that her hubby could be looking for a new job come the summer is naturally upsetting. And with his price tag touted at a risible £20 million (HK$234 million), a hand-wringing ... years". Yet months ahead of his 28th birthday next October, serious doubts about his ability to perform into his 30s have surfaced in his manager's mind. Nature dictates that Rooney's ...

  8. Sport - Soccer - Home and Away

    Gareth Bale a victim of UK media hyperbole

    Posted Mar 02nd 2013, 12:00am by Peter Simpson

    ... and showed he was an exceptional force of nature if offered an attacking, free-wheeling role. So the team has been built around him and the return has been phenomenal. He has notched 23 goals ...

  9. Sport - Soccer - Home and Away

    Oh, we fickle fans of short memories

    Posted Jan 26th 2013, 12:00am by Peter Simpson

    ... and had about him an air of natural authority. He appeared capable of delivering his instructions to the players despite the language barrier. Our team looked strong and motivated. There had been ...

  10. Sport - Soccer - Home and Away

    Axe poised to fall on Saints' Adkins

    Posted Nov 10th 2012, 12:00am by Peter Simpson

    ... admitted he believes he will be the first for the chop this season. The manager is liked for his glass half-full, cheery nature, but his wilful admission about his team's hopeless start ...




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