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Toshack – put up or shut up with the Millennium Stadium

August 30, 2010

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By Luke James THE FA of Wales are ready to switch the England match to the Cardiff City Stadium from the Millennium Stadium, the Western Mail reported this week. Toshack has been pushing for national team games to be switched to the more intimate Cardiff City Stadium for some time, believing that playing at a […]

Woeful Wigan – is Martinez too young?

August 28, 2010

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By Tim Harris EMBARRASSING defeats for Wigan Athletic in their opening fixtures has provoked the searching question: is Roberto Martinez too undeveloped to manage at the top level? At 37, Martinez is the youngest manager in the Premier League, and following Wigan’s shambolic early displays, questions will be asked about Martinez’s slender managerial experience. The Latics […]

TNS – headed for sainthood tonight?

August 26, 2010

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By Luke James WHEN The New Saints shipped three goals in the last ten minutes of their UEFA Europa League qualifying clash with CSKA Sofia last Thursday not many punters will have rushed to the nearest bookies to put money on them progressing to the next round. With barely 9 minutes left on the clock […]

The Sky Sports News blues

August 23, 2010

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By Tim Harris SPORTS fans nationwide will mourn the loss of Sky Sports News; following its removal from the freeview television service. After eight years of popular sporting coverage for freeview watchers, Sky Sports News will now only be available by a paying subscription; a sobering reality for thousands on thousands of avid followers. Since its […]

The Welshman and the Icelandic Youtube sensation – SBBU exclusive!

August 21, 2010

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A WELSH footballer who played for the Icelandic team that have become an internet sensation with their unique goal celebrations has lifted the lid on his time at the club. Stjarnan FC’s original extraordinary goal celebration has been viewed almost eight million times by fans enthralled by goalscorer Halldor Orri reeling in team mate Johann […]

Trunds – The new face of The Welsh Premier League

August 19, 2010

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Lee Trundle could spark an increased recognition for Welsh football after signing for Neath FC.

SBBU Premier League picks of the week

August 17, 2010

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Gameweek 1 Premiership picks