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27 March 2008
“In sport,” said Belgium’s greatest footballer Paul van Himst, “you have to be able to handle losing.”
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26 March 2008
With an hour or two to kill at an airport, recently, a bored-to-tears La Liga Loca took a moment to flick through a couple of self-help business books aimed at desperate and despairing corporate types looking to tick off the 'strategic thinking' box in their end of year appraisals.  Alongside 'People Management the Pol Pot Way!' and 'Why Failure is the New Success!", the blog picked up a tome proposing the theory that the best option, when everything is going to hell in a handcart, is to do nothing. La Liga Loca may send Ramon Caldéron a copy as the Real Madrid president is currently trying to counter claims that the club is in full-on "crisis" mode by organising late night meetings and releasing "we're screwed comments" to the press.Instead, the incompetent incumbent in charge at Castle Greyskull should be saying and doing absolutely nothing - although he may be physically incapable of this. After all, the club is still four points clear of Barcelona and there is a decent chance it could be seven in a few days time.
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25 March 2008
Part of a 'captaincy rotation' policy or not, Fabio Capello's decision to give Rio Ferdinand the armband against France in Paris is a key moment in the career of the player allegedly dubbed 'Merkington Bear' by his Manchester United team-mates.
SHARES
25 March 2008
“Pathetically easy. Next case.”
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25 March 2008
I arrived at the Stadio Olimpico two hours before last Wednesday’s Roman derby to pick up a pre-arranged press pass. Nobody knew from where I should collect it.
SHARES
25 March 2008
Just as well that Italy closed down for two days giving Roberto Mancini a bit of time to lick his festering wounds.
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25 March 2008
After a weekend of horrendous violence, leaving two dead, the Easter weekend games were peaceful and mostly sober affairs.
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25 March 2008
Good DayAngel Javier Arizmendi
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23 March 2008
"Not everybody who sleeps up a mountain is a great sportsman!"
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22 March 2008

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