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John O’Brien: American Hero

September 12, 2013


This article originally appeared on In Bed With Maradona. John O’Brien was once lauded as the greatest American footballer of his generation.  He successfully conquered Europe with his exploits at Ajax in Holland’s Eredivisie and drew many plaudits for his performances for the US national team at the 2002 World Cup in Japan and South Korea.  […]

Christian Eriksen: A Wanted Man

April 29, 2013


The great Johan Cruyff once spoke these words referring to Eriksen, “He’s a player I really like with all my heart. The talent is there, the recognition also; now it is up to the player himself. You can compare him with Brian and Michael Laudrup (previous successful Danish footballers). Only time will tell if Eriksen […]