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Where to buy old Man United football programmes

Where to buy old Man United football programmes

Programmes are one of the most common kinds of football collectables. Most of us just buy one at the game and then lose it somewhere, but a significant market exists for soccer memorabilia, and programmes are a great source of sentimental value to collectors. Manchester United programmes are some of the most eagerly sought after, and potentially valuable, programmes out there.
How to get kids playing football

How to get kids playing football

Football can provide children with exercise. It also teaches them the value of team work and provides a sense of achievement. The varied roles of goalkeeper, defender and striker provide a variety of challenges for them. Nevertheless, how do you get your children to start?
George Best: biography

George Best: biography

George Best (22/05/1946-25/11/2005) was a professional footballer born in Belfast. Best was a winger who became known worldwide for his performances for Manchester United and Northern Ireland, where he went on to earn 37 caps playing for his country.
All about: Swansea City football club

All about: Swansea City football club

Swansea City is a professional football club that is based in Swansea, Wales. Founded in 1912, the club joined the football league in 1921 and is the first Welsh club to have ever played in the Premiership, having earned promotion at the end of the 2010/2011 league season. This article will take a closer look at Swansea City FC.
Alberto Aquilani: biography

Alberto Aquilani: biography

Alberto Aquilani is an Italian international footballer, currently playing for Juventus on loan from Liverpool. A central midfielder capable of operating in either a defensive or an attacking capacity, he made his reputation at AS Roma where he played alongside club legends Daniele De Rossi and Francesco Totti, notably providing a wide range of accurate passing.
Marcello Lippi: biography

Marcello Lippi: biography

Overview of the short playing career and infamous managerial achievements of Italian Football Manager, Marcello Lippi. Takes into account his playing days at Sampdoria for nine years; UEFA Cup success with Napoli in early nineties; two stints at Juventus and World Cup in 2006. Lippi, renowned for his defensive philosophies is highly decorated on club, international and personal level. This article lists those successes.
Joao Moutinho: biography

Joao Moutinho: biography

João Moutinho is a Portuguese footballer who plays for F.C. Porto, as well as the Portuguese National team. He is a very versatile player who can play as an attacking or defensive midfielder, as well as on either wing.
Where to find latest football pool results?

Where to find latest football pool results?

The following article will shed light upon some fine sources which will keep you abreast of all the latest football pool results. Some of these sources show live Premier League action, live SPL football and they comprehensively cover quite a few Premiership teams. If you are interested in betting, this article will throw light upon some very reliable betting websites too.
Ashley Young: biography

Ashley Young: biography

Ashley Young is an English international and Premier League footballer. Currently playing for Aston Villa, he belonged to one previous club Watford that he left in 2007. An attacking player, he is competent on either wing or as a second striker.
Where to buy a signed football

Where to buy a signed football

Signed footballs can be extremely valuable depending on what sort of football they are signed on, who they are signed by and when they were signed. Because they can be so valuable, they can be quite hard to come by. This article will outline some of the best places to buy a signed football.
How to throw a football?

How to throw a football?

Some people may ask themselves: How do I throw a football?" Well, although the game is predominantly played using the feet, throw-ins can prove to be pivotal in football games. In this article I will explain when players need to execute throw-ins, and how they can be done legitimately and effectively.
Andres Guardado: Biography

Andres Guardado: Biography

Andres Guardado is a Mexican international footballer. A left winger, that has played as an attacking left back, who currently plays for La Liga side Deportivo la Coruna, he has gone to four major tournaments with his country.
Wayne Rooney: biography

Wayne Rooney: biography

Wayne Rooney is famous for being one of the best footballers of his generation. He plays in the Premier League for Manchester United, and is England's most feared striker on the international stage. But how did he get there?
Antonio Cassano: biography

Antonio Cassano: biography

Antonio Cassano is a controversial Italian international footballer. Currently playing for A. C. Milan in Serie A, he is known for his ability and infamously for his short temper, leading Fabio Capello to nickname him Cassanata. He also played for Bari, AS Roma, Real Madrid and Sampdoria; his position is that of a second striker.