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History and Evolution of Football

Football is the most popular sport in the European continent and parts of America, oh scratch that, football is the most popular sport in the world, no wait it is a religion.

EpiskyrosIts origin dates back to Han dynasty in 3rd century BC where leather balls were filled with feathers and kicked around. In Greece, a sport called “Episkyros” was played in which there were no rules as such besides the rule of kicking the ball into a net (they took the saying that there is just one rule very seriously.) The game had no particular size of field or number of players at that time so yeah there have been times when team had entire clans as their on field squad, wasn’t very different from war in those times. read more

Originally posted 2015-04-07 08:45:06. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

 
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Steven Gerrard – End of an Era

The Liverpool legend and their captain for the past 12 seasons, is ready to bid his final adieu to the club and the league, with his move to LA Galaxy in the summer being finalised. Liverpool football club sports a list of some of the greatest players to have ever played in the league, and prior to Manchester United’s rise in the 21st century, were the most successful club in England. It still remains the most successful English club in Europe with 5 Champions league trophies in its cabinet. read more

Originally posted 2015-04-08 10:45:19. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

 
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Suarez Nutmeged Luiz & then the internet took over (Funniest Tweets)

Suarez was at his best last night against PSG. He Nutmeg Luiz twice. See the video below:

And This broke the internet. Here are the best tweets about the two nutmegs that have almost made the tie Barcelona’s: read more

Originally posted 2015-04-16 13:06:43. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

 
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Juventus vs Real Madrid- Journey in UCL

Having now the top four contenders in the UCL this season, the semi-final draw was decided in the municipality of Nyon in Switzerland, the outcome fated Real Madrid CF (ESP) to take on Juventus (ITA) on match day 1 of the semi-finals, in the latter’s home ground in the first leg of the two legged tie, while the second semi is to be played between FC Barcelona (ESP) and FC Bayern Munich (GER); to be played at Camp Nou, the former’s home stadium. read more

Originally posted 2015-04-29 11:28:46. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

 
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Interview with Star Footballer: Robin Singh

 

When did you start playing football?

ROBIN: I have always been a sporty child. While I was growing up or as my mother use to say, if you don’t stop him he would not stop playing till the rest of the kids went home and then he’ll start playing with the dogs till they got tired. read more

Originally posted 2015-04-25 12:51:33. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

 
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Pep Guardiola vs Jose Mourinho: Football Managers of the next generation

For the last few years, only two managers are hogging all the glory: Pep and Jose. When used together doesn’t it sound like a name of a comedy duo similar to Laurie & Fry. There is nothing in the club domain of football that they haven’t won. The sheer dominance showed by these two is unmatchable in every sense. Champions League-check. Club World Cup-check. League title-check. League cup-check. God knows what will happen if they venture in field of international. read more

Originally posted 2015-04-15 13:43:24. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

 
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Is Arsene’s time at Arsenal up?

This seemingly appalling question arises only because of the insurgence of the social media into every nook and cranny of the modern game. After almost 19 years into his job, Arsene has faced a barrage of criticism, vile abuse and anger. In recent years, fans and rivals have called for him to be sacked alleging a lack of success and trophies in the last 9 years and some humiliating results to bitter rivals and lower ranked opposition like the West Broms and the Derby Countys of England. But for a man of his stature and record is this justified? Or is Arsene’s time really up at Arsenal? read more

Originally posted 2015-03-31 08:11:36. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

 
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Football: A Summary of My Life

Before I start, a small disclaimer. Since the people reading this are neither the BBC nor an Indian political party, I hope I am not pulled up for any controversial statements or stereotypical religious comments that I might accidentally make. read more

Originally posted 2015-03-31 08:38:05. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

 
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The best Football Academies in the world

Football was made popular by England and perfected by Brazil. It is played by more than 160 countries in the world. Many players come, but few write their name in the history books. Some are remembered by their mesmerising goals and some by their exquisite set of skills, some by their explosive playing style and some by their acrobatic saves. But before they become huge stars, they all were the same, kids and all of them have perfected their skills at the academies across the globe. Over the years these academies have perfected the art of teaching football and making magicians out of the small kids be it Messi or Zlatan or Iniesta. Some of the best academies across the globe are: read more

Originally posted 2015-04-10 08:45:41. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

 
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2006 WORLD CUP: BEST ONE EVER!

 Before I start, let me clarify that I am considering the world cups which I have watched. I rather not comment about the ones before 2002, because I haven’t seen them live, so to not upset the pompous, bombastic and loud mouthed so-called football puritans and elitists. read more

Originally posted 2015-04-19 05:44:58. Republished by Blog Post Promoter