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The best Champions League final moments from recent years

This was close…


From the mid-eighties to the mid-noughties Manchester United were the only English team to make the final of the European Cup/Champions League, let alone win it. Then Liverpool opened the floodgates again in 2005 and since then English teams have once again been doing it for [...]

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Loveable Marco Materazzi makes more friends

This lady’s other half is not happy…


Bayern Munich midfielder and England dominator Bastian Schweinsteiger has had a pop at Marco Materazzi after Bayern lost to Inter Milan.

Despite being an unused substitute, Materazzi managed to get on the wrong side of just about everyone with his dick-headery and [...]

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Zinedine Zidane’s son Enzo could reject France for Spain

15-year-old Real youth team star considers international future

French legend Zinedine Zidane has told press his son Enzo – full name Enzo Alan Zidane Fernandez – may opt for Spain when the time comes to choose [...]

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Zidane denies orchestrating France squad’s rebellion

France legend claims to have no dressing-room influence


Headbutt specialist Zinedine Zidane has denied being the driving force behind the France World Cup team’s decision to challenge manager Raymond Domenech‘s authority.

The French legend openly criticised Domenech last Tuesday, saying “[he] is not a coach. There is no teamwork.” [...]

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Austria bans Zidane head-butt adverts for promoting violence

Betting ads apparently not suitable for rage-laced 2010 tournament

Austrian telly chiefs have pulled a series of adverts showing people imitating Zinedine Zidane‘s infamous 2006 World Cup final attack on Marco Materazzi, claiming “they convey that violence [...]

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Newcastle passed on Zidane, thank you very much

Zidane – rejected

Zinedine Zidane 

Everyone makes mistakes. Eastenders, for example, featured SNOW last night – an error that either suggests an intriguing micro-climate that exists in East London, or simply dismantles any suspension of disbelief, leaving even the most hardened viewers very suddenly aware that they are just watching [...]

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