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Serie A

Serie A: Young Juventus Fan Positively Disgusted To Receive Inter Milan Shirt As Birthday Gift (Video)

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As a child, there's no more poignant betrayal of trust. You love your gran dearly but she doesn't understand the complexities of club allegiance and local rivalry so she's just bought you the new Derby County shorts as part of your main birthday present ergo, you can never speak to her again.

Alessandro Del Piero, Juventus & Azzurri Legend, Turns 34

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34 years ago, on the 9th of November 1974, in a little town called Conegliano in the province of Treviso, one of the beautiful game's greatest legends saw the light. Born of Gino and Bruna Del Piero, three decades later this wonderful footballing genius is still running on the fields of Serie A and of [.

Arsenal

Are Arsenal fans happy with Calum Chambers season so far?

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Calum Chambers arrived at Arsenal from Southampton this summer and was immediately thrown in at the deep end due to our massive list of defensive injuries. Most fans were very happy with his early performances, but lately he has come in for a bit of stick from JustArsenal readers. I think the problem is that [.

Wow! Toure really could be Arsenal’s 2nd Yaya!!

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It could turn out to be a good thing that Arsenal did not spend all the money available last summer. And we Arsenal fans might soon be thanking Arsene Wenger for keeping his wallet tightly closed in the January transfer window. That is because, even if he does decide to force his way out of [...]

Aussie keeper Schwarzer signs new Fulham deal

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LONDON — Australia goalkeeper Mark Schwarzer signed a new contract with Fulham. The 38-year-old Schwarzer, who joined Fulham from Middlesbrough in 2008, was heavily linked with a move from the Cottagers to London top-flight rivals Arsenal during the last transfer window. Schwarzer was reportedly keen on a move to the Gunners, who have had difficulties [.

The Friday List of Little or No Consequence #145

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Many happy returns...
9 Football Players Born On January 1st

1. Rivelino (formerly of Brazil, born 1946)
2. Davor Å uker (formerly of Real Madrid, born 1968)
3. Lilian Thuram (formerly of Juventus, born 1972)
4. Hasan Salihamidžić (Juventus, born 1977)
5. Phillip Mulryne (formerly of Norwich City, born 1978)
6.

Liverpool

The Liver Bird Is 3!

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Happy Birthday to me!
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That's right folks, today marks the 3rd birthday of my little blog The Liver Bird. I'd usually make a special post to mark the day but as you all know at this moment in time there are much more important matters with the release of the Hillsborough Independent Panel Report yesterday so this will be a short post just to stamp a mark.

The Liver Bird Is 3!

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Happy Birthday to me!
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That's right folks, today marks the 3rd birthday of my little blog The Liver Bird. I'd usually make a special post to mark the day but as you all know at this moment in time there are much more important matters with the release of the Hillsborough Independent Panel Report yesterday so this will be a short post just to stamp a mark.

Real Madrid

Barcelona go seven points clear of Real

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MADRID, Spain — Champions Barcelona went seven points clear of Real Madrid at the top of the Spanish first division on Saturday as goals from Pedro Rodriguez, Lionel Messi and Andres Iniesta sealed a 3-0 home win over Racing Santander. Barcelona had lost 3-1 to Real Betis in their midweek Kings Cup match although [.

REAL MADRID 2008: CANNAVARO CELEBRATES HIS 35TH BIRTHDAY

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The Italian National side Captain & REAL MADRID defender FABIO CANNAVARO has turned 35 years of age. We can all definately say that he is without doubt a true veteran, but that does not take... Read all the news, results, details & comments in English on Spanish Football & Sports

Chelsea Team News

Happy, Happy Birthday: The Bison

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Michael Essien is 28 years old today.

What better way to celebrate than with a return to the squad for Saturday's game. And a win. Three cheers for the world's most dynamic midfielder.

Video: Dynamism.

Happy, Happy Birthday Roman Abramovich

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We hope you will join the Chelsea Offside in sending special birthday wishes to the man who preserved the future of Chelsea Football Club. Roman Abramovich is 44 today.

Happy born day, Romes. Live it up.

After the jump, a super awesome special birthday video for our fearless leader.

A HUGE Happy Birthday to Carlo Ancelotti

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Chelsea manager Carlo Ancelotti is 51 years young today. Congratulations on being born Carlo!

He doesn't look a day over 20. And what's with that hair, how do you get that glow King Carlo? We at the Chelsea Offside are dying to know.

What's Carlo going to do for his birthday?

Happy Birthday Petr Cech

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"Petr Cech, Barclays Premier League Golden Gloves winner and one of the heroes of Wembley last weekend, is 28 years old today." Congrats on being born Petr, enjoy a Guinness or two.

World Cup

Happy Birthday Pelé

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One of the best players of all time, surely the most legendary and the one with the most goals, and icon of football, sports, and in fact, of Brazil and the century, turns 70 today.Pelé.The birthday is being celebrated widely in Brazil, where Pelé is emblematic for the rise of Brazilian football with his debut as a 17-year old in the 1958 World Cup (scoring two goals in the 1958 World Cup final

Soccer This Saturday, and Some Other Stuff, Yeah

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There is actually women's soccer on TV this Sunday - amazing!  On the national team side of things, the Youth National Team is in Chile, where they play in the finals of their World Cup in a game that is being televised live on ESPN2 this Sunday afternoon (4:30 ET).  Yeah!  Pia has joined them [..

camps

Happy Birthday Christopher!!

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Today at my soccer camp in Mandeville, Louisiana one of my players, Christopher Pierson, celebrated his 7th birthday! Happy Birthday buddy!!

His Mom was so cool to bring a cookie cake for everyone! Plus she had the cake design people write my slogan "Believe in it" on it!! So COOL!

Slow News Leap Year Day

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Really a TGIF kind of day for this Hooligan. Not a whole lot going on at the moment as most teams are out of the country or on their way out of the country for some pre-season camps. Couldn't come at a better time for me since the lady-hooligan in my life has her birthday [...]

SPAOTP

Now we are Three

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A brief moment of self-congratulation now as we pause to acknowledge our third birthday here at Some People Are On The Pitch.

In doing so, I'd particularly like to thank my two co-bloggers, Duffman and Sp3ktor for the new lease of life they've breathed into this site since April 2008. This time last year, SPAOTP was about to close down for all kinds of reasons but it was my good fortune that our paths crossed when they did for since then Some People Are On The Pitch has undboutedly gone on from strength to strength.

Self-regarding moment of congratulation

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A brief pause to acknowledge two landmarks in the history of this little blogsite...

Jimmy Conrad

Happy Birthday Jimmy

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Thanks to a reminder by George Shook over at Kansas City Soccer Review, I want to wish Wizards captain Jimmy Conrad a happy 31st birthday.

Happy Birthday Jimmy

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Thanks to a reminder by George Shook over at Kansas City Soccer Review, I want to wish Wizards captain Jimmy Conrad a happy 31st birthday.

The Rest

Barbie takes on soccer

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NUREMBERG, Germany Barbie dolls modelled on German national women's soccer coach Silvia Neid (L) and German national Birgit Prinz and a Barbie foosball table are presented on the occasion of the 50th birthday of toy company Mattel at the Toy Fair in Nuremberg, Germany.

Drug smugglers used Adebayor portrait

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LONDON, England  Drug smugglers tried to transport a kilo of cannabis within a wooden framed painting of Manchester City footballer Emmanuel Adebayor last year, the UK Border Agency said on Thursday. The painting was sent from Togo destined for an address in Tottenham, north London, and was discovered at a postal hub in Coventry.

Santa’s big brother took day off

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AMSTERDAM, Netherlands Sinterklaas, Santa's Dutch Big Brother, took  ahead of his birthday on December 6th a day off to watch Holland play Turkey in Amsterdam. The celebration of Sinterklaas is a big tradition in Holland and is anticipated by millions of young children. Those kids must have been surprised to see not one Sinterklaas [.

One Whole Year of They Think It’s All Over…!

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They Think It's All Over... celebrates its first birthday and comes over a wee bit self-indulgent!

Happy Birthday LTLF – 10 today!

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Today is a special day for two reasons. First I actually remembered that it was the anniversary of the launch of LTLF. And secondly, it's the 10th anniversary no less! So, many thanks to the innumerable people whose contributions have helped keep this site going and developed it since I began it a decade ago, not [.

Happy belated Mrs. Ashley Cole!

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We at Chelsea Offside would like to wish Cheryl Cole a happy belated 26th Birthday ...

Damn. Do your thang, girl.

Mmmmm...the best cakes in Essex

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Longpier teams up with specialist cake maker

Longpier's delighted to be teaming up with fab cake maker County Cakes.

The team - based in Shoeburyness - create brilliant brithday, wedding and special occasion cakes to your specification and design.

Here's a bit more about our newest friends:

"County Cakes is a family business dedicated to turning our clients dream into a reality.

Eagle-Soaring Sunday

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Today's the day that the Philadelphia Eagles take their next step toward their first Superbowl win! How's them apples?  Cocky, eh?  Well, as I see it the Eagles are poised to join the Phillies with a championship ... and Philly is poised to join Boston as a recent multi-championship town.  Won't that be something, the Biddles [.

I'm One

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A More Splendid Life is one year-old. Read my bizarre mission statement, dated December 11 2007.

Long live Noh Alam Shah!

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Firstly,happy belated birthday to our own marksmen,Noh Alam Shah,as he was born on 3 September 1980.Turning 28 today,he can still be sure that he will be in action for at least five more years. Noh Alam Shah has made his return for the stags recently after being banned for seven months for violent conduct.

Mina Back With Dallas?

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Forgive me for the late start today. Yesterday was my birthday so I took most of the evening and night off from even looking at soccer stuff online, same went for getting in touch with a few sources about certain things. Anyways, back to business, it appears that FC Dallas has re-sign Roberto Mina on loan, [.