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Jose Mourinho

::: FistedAway today welcomes a guest post from Elliott, editor of the rather lovely Futfanatico :::
Never before have the parallel universes of entertainment, movies and sport, come so closely intertwined. After a dismal 0-0 draw with Mallorca last week, Florentino Perez was not amused by Mourinho’s sombre post game press conference. Except for one part…

Crack reporter Elliott “LiesWhenNotHarassingArry” heard from an unconfirmed and potentially imaginary source that Perez has axed the Portuguese coach after a single game, a record even by Real Madrid standards. Perez told the press the usual spiel – Mourinho, simply put, had failed to deliver. Even though it was technically impossible for him to win La Liga after only one fixture, what with 38 games remaining, Perez is not a man known for his patience. Questions about remaining matches fell on deaf ears – the burly and bullish owner only heard “excuses.” And he had another plan in mind.

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::: FistedAway today welcomes a guest post from Elliott, editor of the rather lovely Futfanatico :::

Speak it softly….no word terrifies national team keepers anticipating South Africa 2010 more than the accursed “Jabulani.” The last World Cup ball, the Teamgeist, similarly brought complaints from the impossible-to-character-assault Jens Lehmann. For the impending tournament, the Association of Soccer Stoppers has organised a series of principled and philosophical objections to the ball in question. Basically, they have questioned the ball concept itself. But this time, have they gone too far?

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MaleFashion

::: FistedAway today welcomes a guest post from Elliott, editor of the rather lovely Futfanatico :::

The Spanish season has not even started, yet rumors of a Real locker-room tension swirl about. While blanquillo fans dreamed of Cristiano Ronaldo and Sergio Ramos running rampant down the right flank, reality has another thing to say. Or rather, personality. It seems the two of them absolutely detest one another – and it has nothing to do with soccer.

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