Who's Back?

Eric Cantona crowned King of New York or something

Ooh, look, he’s ACTING!

The New York Cosmos – essentially a 1970s forerunner to that Carlsberg advert with the pub team – are BACK, according to Eric Cantona. He’s been appointed Director of Soccer – which has no real meaning [...]

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Recommended Viewing

The Spoiler’s 10 best movies about football

Including the story of the New York Cosmos

New York Cosmos

With this weird volcanic dust cloud forcing footballers to endure cruel long distance coach rides, The Spoiler thought it high time to come up with some recommended viewing to ease the players through their agonising boredom.

After much [...]

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corruzione

An organised crime family tried to buy Lazio

Naughty gang attempted to use Serie A club for money laundering

Lazio

A story is emerging today concerning a notorious crime gang – the Clan dei Caselesi – and their attempts to buy Lazio in 2006. Italian authorities claim that the family from the Camorra, the Naples version of the [...]

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