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Footy: The Doggies won the 2016 Premiership!! Soccer: From Ronaldo to Henry to Ronaldinho to Messi and seemingly back to another Ronaldo. Full circle!

Member Since:
 
April 2015
Based In:
 
Melbourne, VIC
Favourite Sports:
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Comparing dynasties: Who were the greatest irritants?

Comparing dynasties: Who were the greatest irritants?

24 May 2017

Paul Roos at the Sydney Swans famously had a ‘no dickheads’ policy during his halcyon years of 2005-06. Roos meditated, maintained his pristine brown hair over eight years of coaching, and was once seen to be whistling right before a quarter-time address with the Swans five goals down. They won.

Despite half a billion pounds, Manchester remains the same

Despite half a billion pounds, Manchester remains the same

26 Apr 2017

This is a teachable moment. It can educate us about life, about ploughing full-speed down incorrect avenues, about being organic versus the inability to buy the intangible.

The art of the rushed behind

The art of the rushed behind

5 Apr 2017

The rushed behind. Footy’s get out of jail ticket. Or not. What was Callum Mills to do, facing away from goal and Liam Picken maybe there, maybe not?

Why GWS will never win the premiership (or: A history of colour)

Why GWS will never win the premiership (or: A history of colour)

7 Mar 2017

It was once all so simple. The old VFL clubs had worked out 12 or so guernsey designs involving various combinations of blue, red, white and black. Horizontal dark and white stripes versus vertical dark and white stripes solved all problems.

The city of Chicago, baseball and the Cubs: A tale of hardship and destiny

The city of Chicago, baseball and the Cubs: A tale of hardship and destiny

5 Nov 2016

The Chicago Cubs have won the Major League Baseball championship for the first time since 1908. That’s 108 years!

A Bulldogs love affair with recycling

A Bulldogs love affair with recycling

27 Oct 2016

Footscray and the Western Bulldogs have a history of lacking key position players, particularly forwards, but this hasn’t always been the case.