The first of the "flying Dutch"
Holland - one of the oldest "football" countries in Europe. The National Football Association was founded here in 1899. Date of birth of the famous Amsterdam club Ajax - 1900.…

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Bison
Born in the small town of Hornefors in northern Sweden, Gunnar Nordahl is one of five brothers, each of whom was a football player. They all played in the amateur…

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Rivaldo
With the light hand of Pele, who forty years ago, with the help of journalists, set forth the story of his ascent to the peak of fame, the new stars…

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The Best George Best

“Best” in English means “the best.” Many Englishmen really consider George Best to be the best player in the history of British football. He owned feints no worse than the Brazilian wizard Garrincha, perfectly and accurately hit with both legs, played well in the air, picked up speed from the spot and jerked away from defenders … And, of course, scored goals, a lot of goals. Continue reading

Thierry's Dreams
TEAM ACHIEVEMENTS French Champion: 1997 Area French Cup: 1997 Champion of England (2): 2002, 2004 Area FA Cup (3): 2002, 2003, 2005 Area England Super Cup (3): 1999, 2002, 2004…

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Bison
Born in the small town of Hornefors in northern Sweden, Gunnar Nordahl is one of five brothers, each of whom was a football player. They all played in the amateur…

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Leonenko Viktor Evgenievich
Leonenko Viktor Evgenievich Ukrainian football player, striker; sports commentator Born on October 5, 1969 in Tyumen (Russian Federation). Pupil SDYUSSHOR "Geologist" Tyumen. He played for the teams: “Geologist” Tyumen (1988–1991),…

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Football commercialization
Initially, football was designed more for that. to become a form of free pastime, rather than a professional occupation. The young people who founded the English Football Association did not…

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