Archive for November, 2010

Off The Cuff 2

Off The Cuff


After a bit of an absence from BackPageFootball, Ed Diggins returns with his popular Off The Cuff column to look at some of the game’s current talking points including the FAI and Manchester United’s financial situation.

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Hold The Back Page: Episode 17


17 – In number seventeen of Hold The Back Page, Ciarán and Chris talk about Ireland versus Norway, Steven Gerrard’s injury against France, Robert Pires, Michael Jackson look-a-likes, as well as how many people had a bet on Sunderland’s 3-0 win over Chelsea. Cathal Dervan of the Sunday Star is on the line to discuss Trapattoni’s future and the state of the Irish national team, while goalkeeping blogger Aidan Elder talks about Shay Given, Joe Hart and England’s ‘keeper situation. In ‘Tip/Off’ this week, we’ve selected Fulham v Manchester City.

The Trophy Cabinet 1

The Trophy Cabinet


With the country seemingly going down the pan, and one politician worse than the other maybe there are other answers out there.

Eamonn Power looks to the footballing world for inspiration as to how we could freshen up some of our top political posts and bring back the good times.

One 2 Watch: Mustafa Amini 2

One 2 Watch: Mustafa Amini


Football in Australia has really taken off on the back of two successful World Cup campaigns for the national side, and the Central Coast Mariners look to have unearthed a gem in the form of Mustafa Amini.