Category Archives: Diving

Ashley Young is an embarrassment for Manchester United

In the history of English football, few clubs have put as much emphasis on wingers as Manchester United have done. At Old Trafford, wide men have always been revered and adored in a unique and peculiar way, unknown to most … Read more…

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Liverpool are better off without Luis Suarez!

The only surprising thing about Luis Suarez’s decision to publicly reveal his malaise was the medium the Uruguayan chose to deliver his message. The media he had so often blamed for making his life in England more difficult than it … Read more…

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Crime and Punishment: A Day in the Life of the FA

After #BUNCHOFTWATS-gate broke last week it was inevitable that everyone’s favourite diminutive panto-villain would end up being charged by both club and country. Although there are many at Chelsea who no doubt agree with Ashley Cole’s sentiment, the overriding consensus … Read more…

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Gareth Bale: To dive or not to dive? That is the question!

It may only be pre-season, but one of football’s greatest modern-day debates is rumbling on and it’s not even on this side of the Atlantic. A lot has been made of Charlie Adam’s tackle on Gareth Bale after the Scottish … Read more…

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