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Pesky foreigners

Dec 31 2007

Peter Crouch reignited the "pesky foreigners and their unmanly ways" debate the other day when, after felling Jon Obi Mikel with a two-footed jump, he suggested an Englishman would have got up and got on with it rather than rolling over and over as the Chelsea man did. The beanpole Liverpool [ ... ]

Coppello should have put himself forward

Dec 17 2007

I was disappointed to read recently that Steve Coppell was “sad” that the Football Association had appointed another foreigner to coach England. My disappointment was because Coppell was giving that opinion after ruling himself out of the running. Only Brian Barwick, the FA’s chief execu [ ... ]