Myth's river - where his mother dipped him, fished him, a slippery golden boy flowed on, his name on its lips.
Without him, it was prophesied, they would not take Troy.
Women hid him, concealed him in girls' sarongs; days of sweetmeats, spices, silver songs...
But when Odysseus came, with an athlete's build, a sword and a shield, he followed him to the battlefield, the crowd's roar,
And it was sport, not war, his charmed foot on the ball...
Ramblings of a long time Man Utd fan on the Beckham saga:
My friend, who has always been a diehard Man United fan wrote this after she heard about Becks' injury. It initially had me in stitches and then I felt sad because I remembered how it was going to be his last World Cup. I understand how many of us are upset about the whole thing but I think this article gives a balanced view on the whole matter:
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19 year old Zlatan Ibrahimovic :D
No punishment for Liverpool skipper
The Football Association will not be taking any action against Liverpool's Steven Gerrard following his clash with Portsmouth's Michael Brown.
Gerrard collided(lmao) with Brown late on when it appeared he used his forearm, which connected with the Pompey man.
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To the mancs who are going to complain
Was Brown standing on the front row of the kop for our first goal? That would explain why Stevie actually bothered running in that direction...
If the ref sees something, the FA can't do anything.