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Oh the media monkeys and their junket junkies will invite you to their plastic pantomime. Throw their invites away.

Monday Headlines: West Ham Reject Man City Bellamy Bid


West Ham rejected a £9.2m bid from Manchester City for Craig Bellamy.  Just what City needed, another short attacking player. (The Guardian)

Diego Maradona’s cigars cost Chelsea some sleep before the Man U match. (Off the Post)

A La Liga Match was delayed by snowballs. (101 Great Goals)

A German fan livens up a dull friendly. (The Spoiler)

Many of the world’s biggest stars will be coming to New York in June for a Charity match. (Goal)


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Headlines: Bendtner Punished with Pink Boots

nicklas-bendtner-789Nike will punish Nicklas Bendtner for his incompetence, by making him wear pink boots. (The Spoiler)

Tevez and Mother. (OkeydokeFootball)

MLS will indoctrinate the next generation, while they are young. (MLS Rumors)

Djimi Traore, goal-scoring machine. (The Offside)

Giuseppe Rossi will make his first start for Italy (Gazzetta dello Sport)

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Headlines: Maradona Gone Already?

maradonaAfter just two weeks, Maradona may resign as Argentina manager. (Sports Illustrated)

Ives was not pleased about Landon’s Honda Award. (Soccer by Ives)

Drogba flicks off, throws coin at Burnley fans. (FourFourTwo)

Cristiano Ronaldo enjoys the comfort of his own bed (Chickendinner)

Jermaine Pennant proposes in a graveyard, kind of creepy. (Dirty Tackle)

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Headlines: Cristiano Ronaldo’s Pit Stains

ronaldo-241x300Cristiano Ronaldo sweats, takes himself too seriously (Sports Crackle Pop)

Marca blames Platini for Gerrard’s Penalty (The Spoiler)

Maradona begins shrewdly, names Mascherano Argentina captain (4thegame)

Amaury Bischoff scored a goal (101 Great Goals)

Wayne Rooney’s new doo may bode well for England (Guardian)

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Headlines: Liverpool for Sale? No Comment.

Gillet stays mum on Liverpool sale. (Independent)

Ten surprising Premier League stats (EPLTalk)

Would Maradona pass a fit and proper persons test? (The Spoiler)

Beckham to Milan Photoshop Gallery (Guardian)

Spurs one step behind Arsenal, will build 60,000 seat stadium (4thegame)

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The Onion Bag: Maradona Returns!

The Big Lead » Blog Archive » The Onion Bag: Maradona Returns!

Here is my latest post for The Big Lead on Argentina’s shock hiring of Diego Maradona to coach the national team.

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Headlines: Maradona is Back!

Argentina name legend Diego Maradona as manager (Guardian)

Mourinho fuels Man U rumors, shows solidarity with Rooney (Kickette)

MLS to expand to 25 teams, imitate NHL (MLS Rumors)

Boris Johnson wants London clubs to increase wages, for staff (The Spoiler)

Harry Redknapp booed, shockingly, on return to Portsmouth (101 Great Goals)

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