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Tactics Explained: The Burnley Low Block

Tactics Explained: The Burnley Low Block

Burnley are good at defending. It’s a collective effort, of course, benefitting from big, aggressive strikers who can collect clearances, and high work rate, fitness, and organisation, but the Clarets’ centre-backs, Ben Mee and James Tarkwoski , are both playing superbly well within Sean Dyche’s system. Burnley line up in a 4-4-1-1, and defend deep …

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Townsville Vacation Travel Guide | Expedia

Townsville Vacation Travel Guide | Expedia

The Australian city of Townsville sits on the sundrenched coastline of Queensland, around 700 miles north of the state capital, Brisbane. It’s a gateway to the Wild Outback, the Tropical North and the Great Barrier Reef. Townsville’s also the gateway to a laidback state of mind, where everything gets done, in its own time. And …

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Gates of Graceland – Unboxing Elvis’ Sports Equipment

Gates of Graceland – Unboxing Elvis’ Sports Equipment

Hi Tom Brown here with another edition of Gates of Graceland, coming to you this time from inside the Archives Studio and archives means Angie Marchese. Hello Tom Brown. Hello there Director of Archives Angie and We have our white gloves and that means we have stuff that we can actually touch But the interesting …

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Inside Borussia Dortmund’s Yellow Wall: Is This The Most Fun Place to Watch Football In the World?

Inside Borussia Dortmund’s Yellow Wall: Is This The Most Fun Place to Watch Football In the World?

My name is Boris. By day, I’m a student at Dusseldorf University, but when the weekend comes, I become a member of Borussia Dortmund’s mighty Yellow Wall. And when you’re on that Yellow Wall, you’re part of something much bigger. The Yellow Wall is the largest single terrace in Europe, it holds 25,000 people. I’ve …

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Mixed Aussie rules football team breaking down barriers in 1975 | RetroFocus

Mixed Aussie rules football team breaking down barriers in 1975 | RetroFocus

The standard of play would hardly have set a VFL grand final alight, but then these are early days. This branch of the Faulkner High School is planning a woman’s week in a month’s time and the celebrations will hopefully include a mixed football match. Today they were practicing. Even at a school as progressive …

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Steve Gleason’s punt block that signaled a rebirth for New Orleans deserves a deep rewind

Steve Gleason’s punt block that signaled a rebirth for New Orleans deserves a deep rewind

It’s September 25th, 2006. We’re at the Louisiana Superdome in New Orleans. The Atlanta Falcons are getting ready to punt to the Saints early in the first quarter and no one knows the history that they’re about to witness. You probably do. You probably also remember just a little bit about what led up to …

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Coldplay’s FULL Pepsi Super Bowl 50 Halftime Show feat. Beyoncé & Bruno Mars! | NFL

Coldplay’s FULL Pepsi Super Bowl 50 Halftime Show feat. Beyoncé & Bruno Mars! | NFL

Super Bowl 50 Halftime Show feat. Beyoncé & Bruno Mars Look at the stars, look how they’re shine for you Look at the stars, look how they’re shine for… I used to rule the world Seas would rise when I gave the word Now in the morning I sleep alone Sweep the streets I used …

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