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PSG V M.I.A. – The Big Picture

Paris Saint-Germain’s legal threats against rapper M.I.A illustrate how footballs biggest clubs and stars ignore human rights violations and humanitarian crisis over commercialism.

Indoor Football

David Beckham and Zinedine Zidane take on Gareth Bale and Lucas Moura, who seem more interested in a video game than the beautiful game, and school them, turning Beckingham Palace into their own personal football pitch.

Torres Still Atleti’s Galáctico

When Póg Mo Goal spent some time living in Madrid, the Galácticos hype was at its peak. The Bernabéu Stadium was a mecca for day-trippers as the glamour of the game’s biggest names proved intoxicating. Across the city, however, beleaguered Atletico supporters still packed the Estadio Vincente Calderon and sang the name of ‘El Nino’.

Players Lined Up to Join Becks in Miami Sun

His name is Rio and he dances on the sand. David Beckham has confirmed he will buy an MLS franchise and locate the team in Miami. The former LA Galaxy star also revealed players are already lined up to join America’s newest club, setting tongues wagging that Rio Ferdinand could be first on the list.

Becks’ Miami Stadium Talks

David Beckham’s plans for an MLS franchise in Miami appear to be a step closer as his investors discuss a stadium proposal with Miami-Dade County.

Hot-Shot Rob Has Face Like Back of a Bus

Robbie Keane continued his lightning start to the new season for LA Galaxy scoring in a 4-1 win over Costa Rican side Herediano to send the MLS side into the CONCACAF semi-finals for the first time. The Irish captain has also replaced David Beckham as the face of the MLS champions in a high-profile advertisement campaign.

States of Progression

In a week when Richard Dunne was linked with two clubs in the MLS, including a reunion with Robbie Keane in LA, Póg Mo Goal looks at the recent leaps in the American game and asks if the USA will become the future training ground for more Irish footballers?

Robbie Moves to the Wing – the West Wing

Robbie explores the great-great-great Grandad rule to see if Ireland can recruit some new talent. Moneygall Celtic’s best signing waxes lyrical about his “cousin” Keane.

Beck’s Wave of Publicity

He’s more L.A. now than the Los Angelians…Los Angelos…Los Angeles…people who live in L.A.
Well Becks has to do something considering he doesn’t play a hell of a lot of ‘socker’ out there.
Athough he combined both pretty well here…..