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Older English readers will more fondly remember 1966, that glorious summer of Geoff Hurst, Bobby Charlton and Bobby Moore. This may not be a popular opinion but England's sole World Cup success came with more than a little help from friendly officiating. First Argentina's best player, Antonio Rattin, was mysteriously sent off in the quarter finals for so-called "violence of the tongue", before Hurst's infamous strike in the final which may, or may not, have crossed the goal line. … [Read more...] about England fans sing ‘football’s coming home’ – but where is ‘home’ really?
The IDIA Charitable Trust has been conferred with the Gold Membership of Mundiavocat (World Cup Football for Lawyers) for a significant contribution towards spreading football among Indian lawyers' community. Every year, the IDIA organizes IDIA Football League (IFL), the biggest charity football tournament for the legal community in India. Its message is to promote diversity through sports. IFL is organized by the IDIA in Mumbai for law firms and corporates with legal teams to raise funds to sponsor the legal education of IDIA scholars from underprivileged backgrounds studying across leading law schools of the country. Five editions of IFL have already been held between the years 2014 and 2018. IDIA Charitable Trust and CSO (organiser of Mundiavocat) have also signed a deal for jointly working towards creating diversity in legal sectors through football. Through this, IFL has garnered international recognition. … [Read more...] about IDIA Represents India At 4th Asia Lawyers Football Tournament In Thailand
This means that for the first time in 14 years, the UEFA Super Cup will be making its way back to England. The last time that an English side lifted the cup was way back in 2005. Incidentally, it was Liverpool who won that time. They triumphed over Russian side CSKA Moscow in extra time. Needless to say, the Reds will be doing everything they can to bring the trophy back to Liverpool. … [Read more...] about UEFA Super Cup preview: Liverpool vs. Chelsea
The teams hit the locker rooms at half-time with Chelsea in the lead. Minutes after the second half commenced, Liverpool's Sadio Mané scored an equaliser at the 48-minute mark. Liverpool managed to dominate the second half but both teams failed to score any more goals. The 1-1 scoreline at the end of 90 minutes sent the match into extra-time. … [Read more...] about UEFA Super Cup 2019: Liverpool crushes Chelsea on penalties