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Dust In the Wind: Does Modern Football Have Space For Its Legends?

In Front Page, Special Ones, The Breakdown by Aaron WestLeave a Comment

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How do you phase out a legend? Do you keep them on the bench, hoping that their presence and experience is a boon to your team while praying every day that they don’t grow tired of cooling their heels and kick up a fuss? Do you play them until their shaky legs crumble into dust and they’re forced to retire? Is there a good way to bid farewell to an icon in this day and age?

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On Raheem Sterling and England Protecting/Destroying Their Assets

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Share:In a generation where players hardly ask out of a match even with the most serious of injuries, it’s quite out of place to see a footballer pull himself out of the starting eleven due to fatigue. However, this is exactly what manager Roy Hodgson was told by Liverpool’s Raheem Sterling before England’s Euro 2016 qualifier against Estonia. Many pundits are criticizing …

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TS1 Podcast – Sorry Iker, Hate It Had to Be You

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Share:Aaron, Juan, and Dre discuss EPL: Liverpool’s struggles, Manchester United’s epic collapse against Leicester City, and takeaways from City-Chelsea. Will CR7 end up in a United shirt, or is he the new R9 at Real Madrid? Madrid supporters get a bit of chastisement for their treatment of Iker Casillas, and we discuss club president Florentino Perez’s lack of knowledge and extravagant …

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