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Which footballers have the most Twitter followers?

Cristiano Ronaldo has dived right into Twitter.

Thanks for the memories, Jimmy

Larry Ryan pays tribute to Jimmy Magee and remembers some of his best lines.

Life was grim for the ’90s footballer

Tim Vickery has been sharing his thoughts about Jo, the naughty Everton player who went home to south America for Christmas. According to Tim this was because he wanted to enjoy some sunshine, completely overlooking the fact that he...

England 5 – Croatia 1: But will the pundits be impressed?

Alan Hansen, a cheery chappy So, England have qualified for the 2010 World Cup in style, gaining their place after a decisive 5-1 win over Croatia and with two qualifying games still to go. It would be nice to think...

El Hadji Diouf and his big gold car

El Hadji Diouf,  his modest motor and his own personal loading bay.

Dramatic new twist in French hand cheat row

24 hours of investigations by Fianna Fail senators and Ray Darcy put Raymond  Domenech alongside Thierry Henry in Irish firing line.

Mascot unmasked for goal celebration

Roger gets carried away and mascot battles gamely to retain anonymity.

Performance review: No 2 – BBC

Mowbray now the jewel in BBC crown. But what about Crooks?

The real reason Richard Keys was so upset with Sian Massey

Sky anchor clearly upset as bird overtakes him in Zeitgeist.

Manager Stojkovic shows how it’s done

Dragan Stojkovic scores from the sideline - and gets sent off.

The Charter of Reality: Who are the real teams?

Lesson 3: A simple guide to dismissing the achievements of all but a handful of teams in history with Eamon Dunphy and John Giles. Positivity will get you absolutely nowhere in football punditry. It's all very well to flirt with...

Liverpool falter again as top trio cement challenge

Ger McCarthy looks at a Premier League weekend when Man United, Chelsea and Arsenal all won and Manchester City tasted defeat for the first time under Roberto Mancini.

Breen, White and Gold

The latest stop on the long and winding road to find Ireland a half-decent song for Euro 2012.



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