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BD Condell

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Moved to Perth, Western Australia, 7 years ago, originally from Dublin. A lifelong Man U fan born 1 month before the Munich Air Disaster. Used to make long pilgrimages to Old Trafford and follows the EPL religiously, despite the annoying time differences to Australia! Married, no kids, 1 cat. Manages an engineering company where nobody supports football!!

What’s up at Old Trafford?

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At this season kicked-off a gale rushed down the M62 all the way to the gates of Old Trafford, causing them to shudder in...

The Biggest Losers of 2009: Ranieri, Referees, Ireland and More!

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There are winners and there are losers in football and it’s time to weed out those who suffered in 2009. But losing is not...

The Biggest Winners of 2009: Barca, Blanc, Benitez (?) and More

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Once again it’s that time of year when we like to kick-back and ask “where did that one go?”, break out the Christmas spirit,...

Fan Loyalty: In Rafa We Trust!

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“Seeing these smiling faces is the greatest pleasure. They have been magnificent all season. They have been our 12th man. I have always said...

Fan Loyalty: Arsene Knows!

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It was Mark Lawrenson who once said that he didn’t concern himself with the League Table until 10 or 12 games into the new...

10 Ways to Meet Football Players

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As a young star-struck kid, like most of my peers, my unswerving ambition was to meet some of my heroes (all footballers needless to...

Football at the Top: It’s a Dog’s Life

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At first glance man’s best friend has little relevance to football. I mean let’s face it, if you’re sitting on the psychiatrists couch and...

Summer Transfer Frenzy: Are Strikers Worth Their Weight in Goals?

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The summer transfer market just went off with a couple of high powered Exocet missiles from central Spain, leaving some of us thinking that...

The Ronaldo Deal: As Explained By The UK Press

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Where would we all be without the UK Press? An even better question is what am I doing adding even more print to the...

The Great Debate: The Best Young Goalkeepers Of 2009

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In a review I wrote on the Top 20 Young Footballers to Watch in 2009 (2009 Top Young Players) there was a notable absence...

Carling Cup Final 2009: Manchester United 0-0 Tottenham Hotspur (United win 4-1 on...

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The article below refers to a previous United-Tottenham game. Get the latest United-Tottenham match news here. Manchester United lifted their 2nd piece of major silverware...

Top 20 Young Footballers to Watch in 2009

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All that most football managers really want for Christmas is a promising young player to emerge as an established star in the coming year. As...