70s Mo Roar Guru

70s Mo

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About

After a career as an amateur professional footballer and cricketer Mo has moved on to become an amateur professional freelance writer.

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Member Since:
April 2014
Based In:
Sydney
Favourite Sports:
Cricket, Football, League, Rugby,

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A 256-team World Cup in 2066?

A 256-team World Cup in 2066?

12 Jan 2017

Did the 2026 World Cup expansion to 48 teams take you by surprise? Have you speculated on how big the World Cup could become?

In defence of the Central Coast Mariners

In defence of the Central Coast Mariners

7 Jan 2017

Have you noticed the following comment come up in A-League expansion discussions: “we don’t want another Central Coast Mariners.”

Aussie soccer in the 70s: A view from the Shire

29 Dec 2016

The Sutherland Shire sure is a great place to grow up. We always referred to it as ‘The Shire,’ a name which seems to have caught on not only across Sydney but nationally as well.

Standing room only for Army-Navy game in wartime Sydney

Standing room only for Army-Navy game in wartime Sydney

10 Nov 2016

At the height of the Pacific campaign during WW2, the residents of the inner Sydney suburb of Newtown were busy helping the war effort by searching their neighbourhood for a goat.

Footscray, the Flying Doormat’s headband, and the National Sports museum

Footscray, the Flying Doormat's headband, and the National Sports museum

5 Nov 2016

“Red,” said Miss Danno, casting an eye over the roulette table at Melbourne’s Crown casino. I considered it for a moment, then pushed all my remaining chips onto… black.

Promotion and relegation in the A-League would do more harm than good

Promotion and relegation in the A-League would do more harm than good

22 Sep 2016

Recent commentary seems to suggest that promotion and relegation at the top-tier of Australian football is a fait accompli.

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