Pochettino & Van Bommel about the draw

Pochettino: We didn’t kill the game and we paid the price We were much better, we took the lead but failed to kill the game. We should have scored the 3rd goal. But we didn’t. We only tried to keep possession  and were waiting for the final whistle, we were…

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2-2 : Tottenham looses 2 points

  PSV : Zoet (GK), Dumfries, Viergever, Schwaab, Angeliño, Pereiro, Rosario , Hendrix , L. de Jong (C), Lozano , Malen Tottenham: Lloris (GK)(C), Trippier, Alderweireld, Sánchez,Davies, Dier, Dembélé, Eriksen,Son, Lucas, Kane Eindhoven, PSV Stadium Both teams are pointless after 2 games. So both must win to keep their chances…

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Coaches & Van Hooijdonk about Ajax-Benfica

Ajax coach Ten Hag: Fantastic to beat Benfica We are very happy. It was a 50-50 game. Benfica is a strong team. We were lucky that Benfica didn’t score in the begin. Benfica players tried to provoke us and the Bench tried to influence the referee, but we stayed calm…

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The World Stupidity Cup Winner

France has won the World Cup. Time to look back. Despite the boring French, we have seen some great action & goals and plenty of surprises in Russia. While some players and teams surprised us in a positive way, some surprises were a result of  stupidity & irrational decisions caused…

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Watching Spanish football, a waste of time

It’s January and in many European football leagues the title race has already been decided. In the major European leagues there is a huge point gap between the favorites and other “contenders”. In England Manchester City has a 12 point lead. Bayern München has a 13 point lead in Germany.…

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Is Formula 1 a sport?

Sport is a competitive physical activity or games which requires (human) skill. It is conducted by human beings. When animals play with each other it is not called sport. So in sport, the human activities and skills are being watched and judged. Sport also provides enjoyment to participants and entertainment…

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The fake Ajax stars

Reputation is important and is not easy to change. That is because people don’t like to think, to examine the facts and to observe. It’s much easier to follow a reputation. Some clubs are unfortunate to have a bad reputation and some clubs, like Ajax, are fortunate to have a…

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Referees stopping independence by favoring Barcelona?

Since the Independence movement of Barcelona got more vocal, many people in Spain, the EU and the rest of the world got nervous. That’s understandable because a separation from Spain and the creation of a new state Catalonia, would have huge consequences for Spain, Barcelona and the EU.. It would…

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Bayern München, a team in decline

When of the best coaches of the world, Pep Guardiola, announced his departure from Bayern München it was clear that the glory days were over. Not many coaches are able to create an attacking team with beautiful combination football. But the appointment of Carlo Ancelotti suprised nevertheless all. Ancelotti is not…

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