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How Did Belgium Create Their Golden Generation?

Belgium are currently listed as the eighth favourites to win this year’s World Cup at odds of 22/1 with Paddy Power. They are currently sitting above the likes of England, Portugal and Uruguay in the bookies  as their young and talented squad have increased the expectations of the Belgian fans. This increase in big name stars and young talent has …

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Gibraltar’s Long Road to Europe’s Top Table

Sunday, the 23rd of February was an important date for Irish football fans. It was the day when Martin O’Neill’s Republic of Ireland side began to map out their route to Euro 2016 as the draw for the qualifiers took place in Nice. With the expanded 24-team format for the finals in two years time, the nation will expect qualification …

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Belgium: The new footballing superpower

International football is said to represent the pinnacle of any football player’s career. When one casts a thought over the true powerhouses of international football, teams such as Brazil, Argentina, England, Germany, spring to mind. Pele, Maradona, Hurst, Beckenbauer, the list of truly great footballers is one that is dominated by players from the traditional ‘superpowers’ of international football. However, football …

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