Jackson Martinez

Jackson Martinez: Prolific in Porto, Expendable at Evergrande

During recent seasons, the elevation of the stature of player in which the Chinese Super League has been attracting is remarkable. Still an underdeveloped...

World Cup 1982 Day-by-Day. Day Seventeen: Holders & Hosts are out, Brazil march on

DAY SEVENTEEN Friday 2nd July 1982GROUP C, Estadio Sarria, Barcelona. (17:15)BRAZIL   (1)   3   (Zico 12, Serginho 67, Junior 75)ARGENTINA   (0)   1   (Diaz 89)Brazil: Waldir; Leandro...

World Cup 1982 – Day-by-Day. Day Sixteen. Belgium out, Irish Still In

Thursday 1st July 1982 GROUP D, Estadio Vicente Calderon, Madrid. (17:15)AUSTRIA   (0)   2   (Pezzey 50, Hintermaier 67)NORTHERN IRELAND   (1)   2   (Hamilton 27, 74)Austria: Koncilia; Krauss,...

World Cup 1982 Day-by-Day: Day Fifteen: Italy Come Alive. England & West Germany Send...

Tuesday 29th June 1982 GROUP C, Estadio Sarria, Barcelona. (17:15)ITALY   (2)   2   (Tardelli 55, Cabrini 67)ARGENTINA   (0)   1   (Passarella 83)Italy: Zoff; Gentile, Scirea, Collovati, Cabrini;...

World Cup 1982 – Day-by-Day. Day Fourteen. Boniek Fires as Belgium Shoot Themselves In...

DAY FOURTEEN Monday 28th June 1982GROUP D, Estadio Vicente Calderon, Madrid. (17:15)FRANCE   (1)   1   (Genghini 39)AUSTRIA   (0)   0France: Ettori; Battiston, Janvion, Tresor, Bossis; Genghini (Girard),...

World Cup 1982 – Day-by-Day. Day Thirteen. Disgrace of Gijon. Irish Eyes Smiling in...

DAY THIRTEEN Friday 25th June 1982GROUP TWO, Estadio El Molinon Gijon. (17:15)WEST GERMANY   (1)   1   (Hrubesch 10)AUSTRIA   (0)   0West Germany: Schumacher; Kaltz, K-H Forster, Stielike,...

World Cup 1982 – Day-by-Day. Day Twelve. Algeria in Touching Distance

DAY TWELVE Thursday 24th June 1982GROUP TWO, Estadio Carlos Tartiere, Oviedo. (17:15)ALGERIA   (3)   3   (Assad 8, 30, Bensaoula 34)CHILE   (0)   2   (Neira pen 59, Letelier...

World Cup 1982 – Day-by-Day. Day Eleven. Brazil Imperious, Italy & Argentina Scrape Through

DAY ELEVEN Wednesday 23rd June 1982GROUP ONE, Estadio Balaidos, Vigo. (17:15)ITALY   (0)   1   (Graziani 60)CAMEROON   (0)   1   (M’Bida 61)Italy: Zoff; Gentile, Scirea, Collovati, Cabrini; Conti,...
Jack Charlton

The Charlton Years Part 1: How Big Jack’s old school methods took Ireland to...

The Charlton Years Part 1: How Big Jack's old school methods took Ireland to brave new heights1986 was a difficult time in Ireland. A...
Tale of Two Halves

Ballon d’Or: Best of The Rest

The End of an EraOver the last 12 weeks, I have introduced you to ten players that I believe could compete for the biggest...