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Rinus Michels: The Legendary Manager

History remembers Rinus Michels as a great player, manager, motivator, teacher and figurehead in Dutch football. Thanks to Total Football's legacy, Rinus Michels and...

The English Game: Hooliganism of the 80s

The 1980s, destined to be the deadliest decade in English football, began with a foreshadowing of things to come as England travelled to Italy...
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A look at the career of Francesco Totti

Francesco Totti's football career began in 1983, the year the Giallorossi won their second Scudetto, and at one of the clubs that combined to...
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Sir Alex Ferguson: the greatest?

Previously, reported that the former Manchester United boss is one of the best football coaches globally, given what he has accomplished as Manchester United's...
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Rivaldo at 50: A look back into his illustrious career

Rivaldo is one of the greatest players from the Samba soil who has graced football with his magical football. The versatile forward, who turns...

UCL 2005: Miracle at Istanbul

To defy the odds and win the European Cup against AC Milan, the Reds performed "the greatest comeback in sport anywhere in the world." The...
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A look back at Pirlo’s career

After retirement, some players are remembered for the trophies they won, some for being fan favourites, and still others for the respect they earned...
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Arsenal with Arsene Wenger

Wenger holds the record for most Premier League managers (828), FA Cup (seven) and, of course, his 49-match unbeaten run with Arsenal in 2003/2004....

History of FIFA World Cup

The official history of the FIFA World Cup is the definitive look at every FIFA World Cup, from Uruguay in 1930 to Russia in...

2009: The golden year for FC Barcelona

2009 was a historic year for FC Barcelona. The club earned the first treble in Spanish football history by winning La Liga, Copa del...