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Of three coaches, buyers and sleeping giants

'So who is really the senior of the three, you might ask.'

He who finds a holding midfielder finds a good thing

'Rodri made my night by executing a task in a manner that I would have only expected his predecessor, Sergio Busquets, to do.'

Well, Sundowns look up to Barça anyway, right?

'No reason to think that, just like their role models, Sundowns can’t be even better post-Pitso, then?'

Barca evoke a good feeling four a change

'It was business as usual – with Barça enjoying the majority ball possession, passing it around effortlessly and creating a myriad goal scoring chances, while the opposition sat desperately in their own half.'

Rugby finally returns – and so do my 9’s

'I’m obsessed with the position; it is to rugby what the holding midfielder position is to football, in my books.'

Dream Team member Koeman might be onto something

'He gives an impression of a man who knows exactly what he is doing when the first thing he does after setting foot at a club like Barcelona, is to make sweeping changes.'

Through the treble and tribulations

"Poor Sandawana was too ashamed to brag, what with yet another cup final against Bloemfontein Celtic clouded with controversy."

Mamelodi Sundowns- a historian’s wet dream

In winning their 10th Absa Premiership title, the Brazilians have set a few interesting records.

It is as if Celta read this blog

It was not long after I wrote that Celta Vigo were disappointing in their first game after the restart, because of how they played against Villarreal, that they bounced back in some style.

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