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On playacting in soccer

While many people will welcome the statement from the highly respected Franz Beckenbauer about the need to cut out the faking and playacting element in soccer, he is wrong to give the impression that it is in any way new. … Continue reading

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The Premiership isn’t everything in English soccer

Southeast Asia, with the exception of the Philippines, knows the great club names of English soccer — Manchester United, Arsenal, Liverpool and now Chelsea – or so it seems. This can in large part be attributed to aggressive marketing, but … Continue reading

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