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Diego Tristán: The Slippery Lizard

March 10, 2014

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This article originally appeared on These Football Times. The story of Diego Tristán Herrera is an all too common tale, one that has beset numerous players across the ages of football. Aptly nicknamed ‘The Lizard’ for his slippery style of play (especially when dribbling); the Spanish striker was once amongst the hottest property in world […]

The Rise and Fall of Deportivo La Coruña

April 16, 2013

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2004 was a memorable and record breaking year for football.  It was the season of ‘The Invincibles’ as Arsenal remained unbeaten for an entire league season, Wayne Rooney emerged as England’s future hope at Euro 2004 and the world was introduced to José Mourinho, as he led Porto to European glory in the Champions League.  […]