Alan Hudson burst onto the football scene aged 17 for Chelsea on 1st February 1969 at Stamford Bridge, for a home match against Southampton.

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Italian news outlet Calciomercato has revealed that West Ham United lead the race for AS Roma striker Edin Dzeko, as the Hammers look to bring the 32-year-old back to the Premier League. Dzeko, who once played for Manchester City,

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Tuesday, 19 February 2019 14:04

Pele leads world tributes to Gordon Banks

Gordon Banks, the England international goalkeeper who was one of the key players of the famous 1966 FIFA World Cup winning team has sadly passed away at the age of 81.

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Monday, December 17 saw the knockout stages of the UEFA Champions League take place at UEFA headquarters in Nyon, Switzerland. The competitions look as stacked as we’ve seen in many years, with the big guns of European football largely emerging unscathed after the group stages.
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In Football History, the position of ‘Libero’ was synonymous with positive attributes such as experience, leadership, calmness under pressure, etc. Just hearing the word, we see in our mind images of Beckenbauer, Scirea and other greats of the game who exemplified this key position.
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Wednesday, 21 November 2018 10:36

The 3 Greatest Football Related Games Ever

Football has had a long and interesting journey when it comes to its representation within the gaming landscape. Logic would dictate that as the years roll on, the increased processing speeds, better graphics and more immersive gameplay would mean objectively "better" games - but this hasn't always been the case.
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Researchers at Queen's University, Belfast have suggested the human vision system is unable to predict the trajectory of a curving ball through the air. If true, this means goalkeepers are handicapped and rely on chance to save rocket shots from sharpshooters like Zlatan Ibrahimović or Lionel Messi. 
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Thursday, 13 September 2018 11:07

Re-live the 1967 FA Cockney Cup Final

The 1960’s was a golden period for Tottenham Hotspurs Football Club. An FA Cup/League Double ensued in 1960/61 before following that up with another FA Cup in 1962.
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Smile for the camera: Why live streaming is such big business
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Wednesday, 16 May 2018 13:43

FIFA World Cup – A League unto Itself

It could probably be said that the FIFA world cup is the league of leagues, where the club is a school, and the World Cup a university. This unique tournament, now nearly a century old, is one in which the purest skill of each country is put on display.
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