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by E. Grant & Co
Sat Oct 10, 2009 9:25 am
Forum: World Football
Topic: Rules for some, then rules for others.
Replies: 14
Views: 1205

Re: Rules for some, then rules for others.

The vitriolic responses are most interesting, especially from so called supporters of Man U. I'm dirty on Chelsea because they got caught out at something every club all over the world does. AND YES THAT DOES REFLECT POORLY ON THEIR ADMINISTRATION PETER K OR WHO EVER. So don't give me CRAP about how...
by E. Grant & Co
Thu Oct 08, 2009 7:46 pm
Forum: World Football
Topic: What one FIFA delegate really thinks about England's WC bid
Replies: 2
Views: 423

What one FIFA delegate really thinks about England's WC bid

It's not about football Thu Oct 08 09:06AM In 2007, FIFA vice-president Jack Warner said this about England's 2018 World Cup bid: "There are moves to give it to England and I must fight that. If, by chance, in 2018 the World Cup were to go to Europe, I'm quite sure, with the English luck as it is, ...
by E. Grant & Co
Thu Oct 08, 2009 7:42 pm
Forum: World Football
Topic: Rules for some, then rules for others.
Replies: 14
Views: 1205

Rules for some, then rules for others.

FIFA have cleared Paul Pogba to join Manchester United. FIFA has confirmed that they have not received an official complaint from Le Havre over Manchester United's signing of Paul Pogba. The teenager has been caught up in a battle between United and Le Havre, which appeared to have similarities wit...
by E. Grant & Co
Thu Oct 08, 2009 7:33 pm
Forum: World Football
Topic: In the English papers - Liverpool owner to sell out
Replies: 4
Views: 571

In the English papers - Liverpool owner to sell out

Liverpool co-owner George Gillett is ready to bail out and offload his 50 per cent stake in the club to a Saudi prince. A lack of transfer funds has not made the American the most popular man on Merseyside and the Daily Mirror reports that he is set to travel to the Middle East in a bid to sell off ...
by E. Grant & Co
Mon Oct 05, 2009 12:43 am
Forum: World Football
Topic: Arsenal V Blackburn
Replies: 18
Views: 1471

Re: Arsenal V Blackburn

Turning into a bit of a route - Theo Walcott 75
by E. Grant & Co
Mon Oct 05, 2009 12:31 am
Forum: World Football
Topic: Atalanta V Milan
Replies: 5
Views: 647

Re: Atalanta V Milan

Thanks Mate, all clubs go through rough periods but like class players they bounce back in time.

Not sure what is happen over there but it is strange to see them struggling.
by E. Grant & Co
Mon Oct 05, 2009 12:22 am
Forum: World Football
Topic: Arsenal V Blackburn
Replies: 18
Views: 1471

Re: Arsenal V Blackburn

Another GOAL they're cruising now aren't they? Cesc Fabregas 57
by E. Grant & Co
Mon Oct 05, 2009 12:21 am
Forum: World Football
Topic: Atalanta V Milan
Replies: 5
Views: 647

Re: Atalanta V Milan

Atalanta Milan
1 - 0
GOALS
Simone Tiribocchi 21



YELLOW CARDS
Ivan Radovanovic 23
Thomas Manfredini 42
Maximiliano Pellegrino 45
Ivan Radovanovic 39 RED

So Atalanta down to 10 men for the second half, Milan will win it from here, surely?????
by E. Grant & Co
Mon Oct 05, 2009 12:08 am
Forum: World Football
Topic: Atalanta V Milan
Replies: 5
Views: 647

Atalanta V Milan

Has either of Milan teams ever been relegated [legitimately]?
by E. Grant & Co
Sun Oct 04, 2009 11:54 pm
Forum: World Football
Topic: Arsenal V Blackburn
Replies: 18
Views: 1471

Re: Arsenal V Blackburn

Arsenal Blackburn
3 2
GOALS
Arsenal
Thomas Vermaelen 17
Robin Van Persie 33
Andrey Arshavin 37

Blackburn
Steven N\'Zonzi 4
David Dunn 31

Arsenal
YELLOW CARDS
Robin Van Persie 45

Blackburn
Franco Di Santo 11
by E. Grant & Co
Sun Oct 04, 2009 11:41 pm
Forum: World Football
Topic: Arsenal V Blackburn
Replies: 18
Views: 1471

Re: Arsenal V Blackburn

WTF 38 minutes in and its 3-2...............must be some game?
by E. Grant & Co
Sun Oct 04, 2009 11:36 pm
Forum: World Football
Topic: Arsenal V Blackburn
Replies: 18
Views: 1471

Arsenal V Blackburn

30 minutes in and Blackburn take the lead............good for them.
by E. Grant & Co
Fri Oct 02, 2009 8:26 pm
Forum: World Football
Topic: Ferguson hails 'incredible' Wenger
Replies: 4
Views: 629

Ferguson hails 'incredible' Wenger

For a second there i thought I was seeing things. Then I read the whole article. Ferguson hails 'incredible' Wenger (PA) Friday 2 October 2009 Sir Alex Ferguson believes Arsenal owe a huge debt of gratitude to his old foe, Arsene Wenger. The Frenchman became the longest-serving manager in the Gunner...
by E. Grant & Co
Fri Oct 02, 2009 8:15 pm
Forum: Australian National Football Teams - Socceroos, Olyroos, Matildas etc
Topic: Youth World Cup - updates
Replies: 25
Views: 2707

Re: Youth World Cup - updates

Extremely disappointing.........they had such high hopes as well.

By the looks of things none of the Asian countries have done all that well.
by E. Grant & Co
Tue Sep 22, 2009 5:16 pm
Forum: Australian National Football Teams - Socceroos, Olyroos, Matildas etc
Topic: Youth World Cup - updates
Replies: 25
Views: 2707

Re: Youth World Cup - updates

LARNACA, CYPRUS 22 September, 2009 The Qantas Young Socceroos lost 2-0 to the USA, in their third and final lead up game ahead of the FIFA U-20 World Cup in Egypt. The USA scored early in the first half and midway through the second half at the Agia Napa Municipality Stadium in Cyprus, to secure th...
by E. Grant & Co
Sun Sep 20, 2009 3:50 pm
Forum: World Football
Topic: England 2 - Young Socceroos 0
Replies: 2
Views: 331

Re: England 2 - Young Socceroos 0

God is an Englishman wrote:only 2-0. I presume we didn't put a full strength side out.
You are right we didn't...............but England did.
by E. Grant & Co
Sun Sep 20, 2009 8:26 am
Forum: World Football
Topic: England 2 - Young Socceroos 0
Replies: 2
Views: 331

England 2 - Young Socceroos 0

you can get the story on the socceroos page.
by E. Grant & Co
Sun Sep 20, 2009 8:24 am
Forum: Australian National Football Teams - Socceroos, Olyroos, Matildas etc
Topic: Youth World Cup - updates
Replies: 25
Views: 2707

Youth World Cup - updates

LARNACA, CYPRUS - 19 September 2009 The Qantas Young Socceroos suffered their first defeat in their pre FIFA U-20 World Cup tour of Cyprus, losing 2-0 to England today. Coach Jan Versleijen selected an entirely different side to the one that defeated Trinidad and Tobago two days ago, with Chris Her...
by E. Grant & Co
Tue Sep 15, 2009 10:11 pm
Forum: World Football
Topic: Champions League - Team news: Blues depleted
Replies: 14
Views: 891

Re: Champions League - Team news: Blues depleted

Scudetto8687 wrote:what games and what times are on sbs??
4:30am Marseille v AC Milan - Live to Eastern States only. (Sport)
7:00am Zurich v Real Madrid - Delayed to all centres.
by E. Grant & Co
Tue Sep 15, 2009 9:34 pm
Forum: World Football
Topic: FIFA Ban Chelsea From Signing Players Until 2011
Replies: 47
Views: 6287

Re: FIFA Ban Chelsea From Signing Players Until 2011

I still wonder what would have happened if Matt didn't die in that helicopter crash. Maybe we would have brought even more Italian players and success to the club?
by E. Grant & Co
Tue Sep 15, 2009 9:30 pm
Forum: World Football
Topic: Champions League - Team news: Blues depleted
Replies: 14
Views: 891

Re: Champions League - Team news: Blues depleted

I agree with you that it some times appears that clubs want/need instant success to keep up with the expense of being a top club, hence they go out and buy players who can play first team football straight away, but hasn't Chelsea just been banned from the transfer market for grabbing hold of a kid,...
by E. Grant & Co
Tue Sep 15, 2009 9:05 pm
Forum: World Football
Topic: Champions League - Team news: Blues depleted
Replies: 14
Views: 891

Re: Champions League - Team news: Blues depleted

Gee having to use academy players now that is a first at Chelsea :lol: :lol: :lol: I think you should go back and do some research about their history.........you may find that they have over the course of many years brought many fine young players through their ranks. But that won't mean anything ...
by E. Grant & Co
Tue Sep 15, 2009 9:02 pm
Forum: World Football
Topic: FIFA Ban Chelsea From Signing Players Until 2011
Replies: 47
Views: 6287

Re: FIFA Ban Chelsea From Signing Players Until 2011

ozzie owl wrote:Chelsea were nothing until they became Chelski just like Man City are now with their new billionaire owners.
The same could be said about all of the current clubs, they all seem to have wealthy owners, even here in the A League [except us ofcourse]
by E. Grant & Co
Tue Sep 15, 2009 8:59 pm
Forum: World Football
Topic: Champions League - Team news: Blues depleted
Replies: 14
Views: 891

Champions League - Team news: Blues depleted

Eurosport - Tue, 15 Sept: 2009 Chelsea will be without banned duo Didier Drogba and Jose Bosingwa and a host of injured stars as they host Porto in their Champions League Group D opener. Ivory Coast striker Drogba and Portugal right-back Bosingwa were suspended for their misconduct after the semi-f...
by E. Grant & Co
Sat Sep 12, 2009 3:08 pm
Forum: World Football
Topic: FIFA Ban Chelsea From Signing Players Until 2011
Replies: 47
Views: 6287

Re: FIFA Ban Chelsea From Signing Players Until 2011

Shame on Chelsea........for getting caught
by E. Grant & Co
Thu Sep 03, 2009 4:37 pm
Forum: World Football
Topic: Neil on the move
Replies: 18
Views: 1594

Re: Neil on the move

Yeah, I wouldn't leave my job for more money............much
by E. Grant & Co
Mon Aug 17, 2009 8:28 pm
Forum: World Football
Topic: One HD to show serie a
Replies: 31
Views: 2149

Re: One HD to show serie a

Finally....hope for quality Serie A coverage - without American commentators!!!!! I couldn't care less about the commentators, I've learnt to tune them out over the years :wink: I just can't believe after years of substandard RAI picture quality and only marginally better picture quality on ESPN th...
by E. Grant & Co
Mon Aug 17, 2009 5:32 pm
Forum: World Football
Topic: Arsenal FC 2009/2010
Replies: 1620
Views: 38574

Re: Arsenal FC 2009/2010

I'm sure the Gunners supporters are thinking this might be the start of a good year............. :lol: Yes it's a good start but it is only one game and it was only Everton.
by E. Grant & Co
Mon Aug 17, 2009 5:22 pm
Forum: World Football
Topic: One HD to show serie a
Replies: 31
Views: 2149

Re: One HD to show serie a

This is great for those of us who either can't afford or refuse to use FoxSports. Now we can compare what the Bundas Legia and Serie A is like. Before too long [2013] we might see the A League on ONE as well. I'm looking forward to seeing what it is like, this Serie A, so far the Bundas Legia hasn't...
by E. Grant & Co
Sat Aug 15, 2009 11:16 am
Forum: World Football
Topic: EPL Tipping Competition
Replies: 5
Views: 401

Re: EPL Tipping Competition

I object to paying to enter a tipping comp.

There are better ones around, complete with prize pools etc.

www.iknowthescore.premierleague.com

no entry fee and a hell of a lot more tipsters.