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Archive for June, 2008

I thought it would be interesting to cover one match each day taking a closer look at each team’s formation, and providing an explaination on the tactics employed by each manager. From match-day one the formations utilized by Luiz Felipe Scolari of Portugal and his opposite number Fatih Terim will be examined but first scores from Day 1 including match statistics. Day 1 Group A Scores Switzerland 0 - 1 Czech RepublicPortugal 2 - 0 Turkey Portugal vs. Turkey Felipe […]

Posted by Alex On Jun - 8 - 2008 Comments Off READ FULL POST

If you haven’t signed up yet there is still time simply click on the link below and follow the instructions Serie A Weekly - Euro Fantasy Football League Current Poll Results - have the Italian National Team far ahead of all other contenders to win all at Euro 2008. Serie A Weekly readers have spoken and the Azzurri have garnered more than 50% of the votes. With two hours to go before the Euros kickoff there is still time for […]

Posted by Alex On Jun - 7 - 2008 Comments Off READ FULL POST

Just hours before the whistle blows to start the first Euro 2008 match, thousands of Euro 2008 bets ranging from the number of red cards tipped for the tournament, to what hairstyle footballers like Cristiano Ronaldo will be sporting. Odds on for Euro 2008 video My Top Four picks for Cup Winner 1. Italy, 2. Spain, 3. Portugal, 4. Croatia my dark horse pick. ACHTUNG, forget zee Germans altogether mates. Current Betting odds Germany 5/1 Spain 6/1 Italy 8/1 Portugal […]

Posted by Alex On Jun - 7 - 2008 Comments Off READ FULL POST

Reuters-Football world champions Italy arrive in Austria just days before they start their campaign to win Euro 2008. Azzurri arrival at Euros

Posted by Alex On Jun - 7 - 2008 Comments Off READ FULL POST

The Schlagl brewery in Austria has developed a low alcohol content beer of 4.8 % for soccer fans visiting the European Cup this month. I guess that leaves our American travellers off the list, and more importantly under the table, as this version of light beer is above the American max, VONABAR! Joanna Partridge, Reuters, “It’s not the official tipple of Euro 2008, but “Fan Lager” is produced along with two other breweries.” A Beer for Euro 2008 Reuters has […]

Posted by Alex On Jun - 6 - 2008 Comments Off READ FULL POST
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Inter.it - Inter’s new coach José Mourinho was unveiled to the press on Tuesday in a press conference at the training ground. This is what he had to say: Mr Mourinho, you described yourself as ‘special’ when you became coach of Chelsea in 2004, and they called you ‘The Special One’. What do you want to be called now? “Mourinho. I have arrived at a special club, and when a club is like this the coach becomes an extra person. […]

Posted by Alex On Jun - 3 - 2008 Comments Off READ FULL POST

A famous football rivalry has already started ahead of schedule between Les Bleus midfielder Franck Ribery, and Azzurri striker Luca Toni. The following video records a private skills competition between the Bayern Munich teammates as they face-off prior to the upcoming Euro 2008 tournament starting June 07. Both players meet again officially on June 17 in Zurich Switzerland at the Letzigrund Stadion when France and Italy play their final group of D(eath) match.

Posted by Alex On Jun - 3 - 2008 Comments Off READ FULL POST

Mourinho new Inter manager, signs for €9million (£7.1m) per year of a three-year contract. Matrix wants immediate meeting with new Inter manager to confirm first team role. Fabio Grosso wanted in Italy as Juventus, Roma and Fiorentina all are being talked about as possible suiters for the Lyon fullback. Mancini plot thickens, Moratti: Sorry Mancio Vieira out, Flamini in for France at Euro 2008 Gattuso “Euro’s harder than World Cup” Bologna join Chievo in promotion to Serie A, after 1 […]

Posted by Alex On Jun - 2 - 2008 Comments Off READ FULL POST

The news we’ve been waiting for has arrived, Jose Mourinho is the man for Inter. As new Inter boss Mourinho will be presented 10.30 am tomorrow at the Appiano Gentile Press conference. The Portuguese tactician had been out of work since September, when he left Chelsea after his relationship with club owner Roman Abramovich broke down. His previous accomplishments include leading the London club to the Premier League title in 2005 and 2006 and inspiring Porto to UEFA Cup and […]

Posted by Alex On Jun - 2 - 2008 Comments Off READ FULL POST

We know several facts already, Chievo will be one of the two team automatically promoted, the second team should be known within the next 90 minutes and there will be a third place playoff qualification. By end of day the second team promoted will either be Lecce or Bologna FC as the miracle squad of Albinoleffe who’ve held second place for most of the year have dropped to fourth in the last month. The Northerners lost their last 3 games, […]

Posted by Alex On Jun - 1 - 2008 Comments Off READ FULL POST

Euro 2008 is right around the corner with that in mind, I’m sure you’d all like a chance to prove me wrong and show that you can better predict the top goalscorer, best shutout keeper and least carded enforcer, here’s your opportunity. Sign up for the official fantasy game of Euro 2008 and prove just how superior you are by getting more points than me. I’ll be in two leagues, the EPLTalk.com league, run by our friends over at EPL […]

Posted by Alex On Jun - 1 - 2008 Comments Off READ FULL POST

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