Paraguay

Sunday, 03 November 2013

Jeepers Creepers - It's the goalscoring keepers! Begovic joins greats of Lehmann, Jennings and Schmeichel

Stoke City goalkeeper Asmir Begovic wrote his name in the history books at the weekend by scoring the quickest goal by any goalkeeper ever. The Bosnian shot-stopper became only the fifth goalkeeper to scor in the Premier League after his huge boot up field bounced over the head of his Southampton co...

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Sunday, 22 July 2012

Fantasy Football 2012/13 is here

Do you think you can do a better job than the professor Arsene Wenger? Could you out-muscle Mancini at defending title winners Manchester City? Then this is your chance to prove it! Squarefootballs Fantasy Football is back for another season and we want as many participants as possible. Last season...

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Wednesday, 11 July 2012

The Strange World Of FIFA: England Ranked Fourth In The World

It will come as something of a surprise to most fans who watched Euro 2012 that England came out of the tournament going up in the FIFA world rankings - not bad for two wins in four matches, one of which came against a Ukraine team who lie at 46th in the table. Ranking tables are always an untrustw...

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Tuesday, 24 April 2012

The top 10 dives in football history

Manchester United’s Ashley Young and Chelsea’s Didier Drogba have caused controversy over the past fortnight by diving to win penalties and going down quicker than your average High Street hooker. Ashley Young started it all off by winning a cheap penalty against QPR’s Shaun Derry, when the tough m...

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Wednesday, 14 March 2012

Beckham, Best, Henry or Cantona: Who were the coolest footballers to ever live?

We would all like to be footballers, right? The money, the women, the cars. Oh, and the playing of football. That’s pretty good. But some are cooler than others. Too cool, even. So cool they make everyone else look like silly, awkward, emasculated chumps. So who were the 10 coolest footballers to e...

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Thursday, 20 October 2011

Can any player, including Messi, be considered 'the greatest'?

Ah, the Champions League. Bringer of drama, stopper of dreamers, platform for Ray Wilkins to say ‘my word’ 50 hundred thousand times. And there are other things that are nearly always discussed, certainly when seeing the two dominant Spanish sides play. The great debate has moved from trying to ...

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Wednesday, 07 September 2011

Top 10 bizarre injuries to footballers

Swansea City’s vice-captain Alan Tate is set to miss most of the Swans’ debut season in Premier League after breaking his leg in a freak golfing accident. The versatile defender was a passenger in a golf buggy that lost control and Tate will have to watch the majority of the club’s rollercoaster adv...

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Sunday, 31 July 2011

Squarefootball's Fantasy football invitation

There is less than two weeks to go until the start of the 2011/12 Premier League season and time is running out for you to enter the Squarefootball fantasy football competition. Last season more than 100 teams competed for the Squarefootball title, which was won by P Oxenby and his team FC Poxo. He...

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Friday, 29 July 2011

Who is your club’s greatest signing?

It is time to dust out the sheepskin coat and training gear with matching initials. Yes we will soon be picking our fantasy football teams. The right signings will determine your chances of becoming the next Ferguson, Mourinho or Hiddnk. The chequebook has certainly assisted those who play for real....

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Sunday, 24 July 2011

What five things would you do before the season starts?

Isn’t it normally New Years Eve when you get a top 100 favourite moments of the year or top 500 best movie credits or some other poor excuse for a programme? Well I thought I would also use it as a poor excuse for an article, but rather than boring you all with a list consisting of 100 or more items...

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Wednesday, 20 July 2011

Football in 3D - A new risk to average attendances?

The world has evolved and developed a lot since the 1950s with the invention, evolution and development of everything from bladeless fans to electric cars and high definition broadcasts and beyond, but what have the boffins responsible for 3D been doing for 60 years since its inception? 3D today i...

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Monday, 11 July 2011

Would you like to write for Squarefootball?

Do you live, breathe and sleep football? Do you have a passion for writing and want your views to be read by a potential audience of millions? Then we at Squarefootball Towers would love to hear from you. Whether you follow Aberdeen or Accrington Stanley, West Ham United or Wolfsburg, we can offer ...

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Saturday, 27 December 2008

West Ham United v Stoke City: Premier League Prediction Panel 2008/09;Preview And Predictions

Even before the Boxing Day results most pundits saw this as a win for the Hammers. That was based on Stoke's poor away form and the view that West Ham have been playing better than their results suggest. After Gianfranco Zola's side came away with a 4-1 win from Fratton Park the Hammers are even wa...

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Saturday, 29 November 2008

Wigan Athletic vs West Bromwich Albion: Premier League Prediction Panel 2008/9 - preview and predictions

Fifteenth plays seventeenth in a relegation six-pointer where Wigan needs a result to guarantee that it won't slide into the bottom three over the weekend. The win over Everton was useful, if pretty dire for the neutral. It seems that Steve Bruce can get his team to eke out a result when it matters ...

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Saturday, 13 September 2008

West Bromwich Albion vs West Ham United: Premier League Prediction Panel 2008/9 - previews and predictions

Two more clubs in difficulty for entirely different reasons. West Brom are bottom and with a solitary point and a solitary goal to date; unless the Baggies can start scoring goals then this will be another long relegation scrap. Against a West Ham side that has a new manager this week West Brom may ...

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Friday, 09 June 2006

3263: World Cup History; Paraguay

by : Stephen Orford In six visits to the World Cup finals England’s 2006 Group B opponents Paraguay have never been beyond the second round. Their bow came in the inaugural tournament in Uruguay in 1930, when they were one of 13 countries to participate. They were defeated 3-0 in their opening ga...

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Sunday, 04 June 2006

3211: World Cup Group B Preview: Par

by : Chris Sherrard World Cup History Paraguay’s efforts in the past in no way come close to their continental neighbours from Uruguay, Brazil or Argentina, but they are steadily improving. Qualification from their group at their last two World Cups was achieved thanks to a hardy, resilient group...

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