Interesting Verdict

Newcastle fans happy for Shay Given to go to Italy, honest

Are they lying? Or do they mean it?

Shay Given

“I would recommend Italian clubs to buy Shay Given from Newcastle,” said Ireland manager Giovanni Trapattoni before the game against Montenegro, “he resembles Gianluigi Buffon and I am not exaggerating when I say this.. there is a vacancy for [...]

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Picture of the Day

Giovanni Trapattoni sizes up the Ireland job

Rep of Ireland

From May, Giovanni Trapattoni will be adding the Republic of Ireland to his lengthy managerial CV, and the interweb’s Photoshop genii are already picturing the scene of his first training session. Above, the Italian sizes up big-boned Andy Reid’s shirt-come-tent, while Stephen Ireland’s fleet of [...]

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