Posts Tagged ‘football’

Sport, politics and equality

Written By: - Date published: 8:00 am, December 6th, 2017 - 88 comments

Ok, so I know I’m rather late to the party on this but I figured that equality is timeless and it would be a pity to resist using this bully pulpit I have access to now as a vehicle to advance my pet topics. So here goes. Back in October, Grant Robertson copped a little […]

ImperatorFish: Coach Hails Greek Football Bailout

Written By: - Date published: 2:50 pm, June 14th, 2012 - Comments Off on ImperatorFish: Coach Hails Greek Football Bailout

Intense negotiations between Greece and UEFA officials over the last two days have resulted in an announcement that Greece will be the recipient of a bailout package.

Football news

Written By: - Date published: 9:11 am, March 4th, 2011 - 70 comments

New Zealand has won the rights to host the U20 Football World Cup in 2015.

Socialist football

Written By: - Date published: 1:16 pm, July 8th, 2010 - 31 comments

I thought Germany were going to power in to the finals – but Spain had other plans! Funny old game. According to football legend John Barnes the best football teams are socialist in nature. They play for each other, and individual brilliance is often subservient to the common good…

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