Opposition to FIFA and in particular to President Sepp Blatter now seems to be following two paths. We have a group that still believes that this is FIFA’s Salt Lake City moment and that reform will be forced upon them either by sponsor discontent and/ or an FBI investigation that Chuck Blazer, the former General Secretary of CONCACAF has cooperated with.
It did not take long for the media to pick up on the comment and before the day was out we had a myriad of articles that took 1 and 1 and made it 99. The thought process went something like this – “debt” = “Manchester United” = “UEFA targeting Manchester United”.
I received a tweet this morning that included a challenge. Not sure where it came from although the Guardian’s Spanish football correspondent was quoted in the e mail. This what I came up with in a 4-3-3 formation. Schmeichel $2; Lahm $1, Baresi $4, Beckenbauer $5, Fachetti $3; Garrincha $3, Neeskkens $4, Maradona $5; Van […]
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