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February 18: What Has Happened In Football On This Day

February 18 has been a busy day in soccer history. We review what has happened on this day over the years. 1882 England defeats Ireland 13-0 in a victory in front of 2,500 fans in Belfast. The first player to …

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February 16: We Uncover What Happened In Soccer On This Day

We share some of the highs and lows of what has happened on February 16 over the years in football. 1847 The first English soccer superstar, Lord Arthur Kinnaird was born in Perth, Scotland on February 16th, 1847. He was …

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Who Was the First Soccer Country To Host Two World Cups?

In the 21st Century, so many sporting tournaments have already been held in different countries multiple times. These executive decisions are no joke and often reflect a country’s economic viability as it exhibits one’s capabilities to host such significant events. …

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1893 FA Cup Final: Wolverhampton Wanderers 1 Everton 0

1893 FA Cup Final Score: Wolverhampton Wanderers 1 Everton 0 Venue: Fallowfield, Manchester Date: Saturday 25th March 1893 Scorers: Wolverhampton Wanderers – Harry Allen Wolverhampton Wanderers Team: Billy Rose, Dickie Baugh, George Swift, Billy Malpass, Harry Allen, George Kinsey, Robert …

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1892 FA Cup Final: West Bromwich Albion 3 Aston Villa 0

1892 FA Cup Final Score: West Bromwich Albion 3 Aston Villa 0 Venue: Kennington Oval Date: Saturday 19th March 1892 Scorers: West Bromwich Albion – Geddes, Nicholls, Reynolds West Bromwich Albion Team: Joe Reader; Mark Nicholson, Thomas M’Culloch, Jack Reynolds, …

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Best English Football Team: We Ask Sir Bobby Charlton

England’s second all-time top goalscorer and one of the most popular players to ever wear the Three Lions, Manchester United legend Sir Bobby Charlton picks his best English football team for the ultimate all-time England line-up. There are few people …

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How Many Times Has Argentina Won The World Cup?

Argentina is persistently ranked as the second-best team in South America. They have topped the FIFA World Rankings on many occasions, including as recently as 2017. Argentina is the fifth favorite in Qatar’s upcoming 2022 FIFA World Cup Finals. But …

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On This Day In Football: Memories Of Soccer From 4th January

We share our new concept, ‘on this day in football,‘ to remember some of the fondest memories in English soccer. On This Day In Football In 2012 Everton’s goalkeeper Tim Howard received a pass back in his penalty box. He …

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1885 FA Cup Final: Blackburn Rovers 2 Queen’s Park 0

1885 FA Cup Final Score: Blackburn Rovers 2 Queen’s Park 0 Venue: Kennington Oval – Saturday 4th April 1885 Scorers: Blackburn Rovers – Forrest, Brown, Queen’s Park – Christie Blackburn Rovers Team: Bill Arthur; Bob G. Turner, Fergie Suter; Hugh …

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Most Goals In World Cup Finals: Who Is The Leading Country?

It is easy to look back at the FIFA World Cup history and assume that the good teams have always been good, the great teams have always been great, and very little has changed. Yet, despite this, there are some …

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