Author Archives: George Metellus

Top 5 – Edition VII: Most Controversial Footballers

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Paolo Di Canio’s salute to Italian fascism was a news making act and caught the ire of many who believe that politics & sport shouldn’t mix. However you feel about that mix, there is no doubt that controversies add spice … Continue reading

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World Football Team Of The Week: #18 = June 29-July 5

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Its that time again to crown the World Cup Buzz Team Of The Week. In South America, the Copa Libertadores final was set and champions crowned. The MLS continues its season and the CONCACAF Gold Cup is underway. Remember that … Continue reading

2009 CONCACAF Gold Cup Preview – Group C

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The biggest national team tournament in the CONCACAF region is here. The 2009 CONCACAF Gold Cup will spread across the US with 13 cities hosting matches. It will all culminate with the final on July 26 in Giants Stadium in … Continue reading

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2009 CONCACAF Gold Cup Preview – Group B

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The biggest national team tournament in the CONCACAF region is here. The 2009 CONCACAF Gold Cup will spread across the US with 13 cities hosting matches. It will all culminate with the final on July 26 in Giants Stadium in … Continue reading

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2009 CONCACAF Gold Cup Preview – Group A

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The most important national team tournament in the CONCACAF region is here. The 2009 CONCACAF Gold Cup will spread across the US with 13 cities hosting matches. It will all culminate with the final on July 26 in Giants Stadium … Continue reading

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World Football Team Of The Week: #17 = June 22-28

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What a week of exciting football action, MLS, Superliga, Recopa Sudamericana, Copa Libertadores, Asian Champions League, and of course FIFA Confederations Cup. You know summertime is just as busy as the fall, spring, and winter in football. Thankfully for us … Continue reading

Brazil Defeats US in Confederations Cup Final

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After the dramatic 3rd place match, no one expected the FIFA Confederations Cup final to follow the same script. However, this matchday in South Africa was special as was Brazil’s amazing comeback performance against a United States side with massive … Continue reading

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Confederations Cup 3rd Place Match Is A Thriller

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The exciting 2009 FIFA Confederations Cup is unfortunately over as the final matchday witnessed 2 dramatic matches with identical scorelines that justify football’s place as “The Beautiful Game.” The 3rd place game was a Thriller. La Furia Roja and Bafana … Continue reading

Americans Shock The Footballing World

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It was supposed to be a butt whippin, it was supposed to be like that supermodel that bitched Terrell Owens on the new NBC show, Superstars. The FIFA Confederations Cup semifinal between Spain and the USA would set US Soccer … Continue reading

World Football Team Of The Week: #16 = June 15 – 21

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Its that time once again to give praise to the football team that caught our attention more than any other squad. To let the world know that MAF recognizes their accomplishments. The World Cup Buzz Team Of The Week played … Continue reading