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Final Fun at the Euros: Are Spain the best side ever?

That is the question the football world is asking after last night’s 4-0 demolition of Italy in the Euro 2012 final… Better than Hungary in the 50s? Better than Brazil 1970? Better than Holland’s Total Football? Better than Maradona’s Argentina? … Continue reading

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Fun at the Euros: The Iberian Derby

We have to say we are looking forward to tonight’s Spain v Portugal meeting in Donetsk… It’s a bit of a Big Brother/Little Brother relationship they have, like England v Scotland but with much better weather. Portugal’s one-man band, dominated … Continue reading

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Italia 90 – Flick to Kick meets Nessun Dorma

In the summer of 1990 Dave Moorhouse set himself the task of collecting the Subbuteo equivalent of every one of the 24 teams competing in Italia 90… Despite the cost involved he managed it too, over time he managed to bring home: Italy, … Continue reading

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In Need of a Scottish Superstar

Scotland have reverted to their round shirt badge from the seventies for tonight’s giant-killing attempt against Spain in Alicante… But there are other things that many a Scot wishes they could bring back. Remember when Scotland had Superstars? Up until … Continue reading

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