Should sports and politics mix?

30 July 2014 Comments 1

There was a line in a recent newspaper article that got me thinking.

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FIFA’s responsibility to hold Mr Putin to account

21 July 2014 Comments 5

The dreadful incident which saw 298 innocent passengers and crew seemingly shot from the skies on flight MH17, was an abhorrent act. While there’s currently no certainty about who was responsible, the plane was brought down in an area of Ukraine which is occupied by Russian-backed rebels. Consequently, world leaders from all corners have pointed to the potential involvement of Russia itself – a nation that FIFA has triumphantly championed as a future host of the FIFA World Cup.

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What a World Cup

19 July 2014 Comments 3

Wow, what a great World Cup! Tremendous football, exciting goals, the most worthy winners and a month-long spectacle that put the feel-good factor back on the face of world football. And then there was Luis Suarez. What a cast iron, A-1 pillock.

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