Monthly Archives: May 2010

Maradona’s Biggest (On Purpose) Mistake?

It’s no secret that Diego Maradona holds himself in very high regard. After all, it was not through media sensationalism that the phrase “hand of God” is perhaps more familiar in living rooms across England than “they think it’s all over….“. No, … Continue reading

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Spot The Difference

….or How To Get Your Big Name Signing. Consolation Goal takes a look at the eerie similarities between innocent “more than a club” Barcelona and Real “we step on puppies for fun” Madrid. Step 1. Get said transfer to announce his … Continue reading

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What Could Have Been: Sebastian Deisler

As part of a collaboration with Back Page Football, Consolation Goal will be taking a look at the careers of some of football’s most talented individuals who, for one reason or another, have failed to fulfill their initial hype and … Continue reading

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