Do coaches matter? How Jock McHale shaped a
Herald SunDo coaches matter? How Jock McHale shaped a winning Pies team — with a little helpHerald SunFerenc Puskás once said that in big matches, “it's not the coach who really carries the burden, it's the players. The coach can try to set the mood, talk through the game, encourage and explain, but in the end it's the players who have to solve the ...and more »
Posted on 8 June 2017 | 2:01 pm
Which Galatico is going to Madrid? - The
The HeraldWhich Galatico is going to Madrid?The HeraldThen-president Santiago Bernabeu responded to the club's failures on the pitch by signing Alfredo Di Stefano in 1953. He scored 25 goals in his first season as Madrid won the league for the first time since 1933. Ferenc Puskas, Raymond Kopa, Francisco ...and more »
Posted on 7 June 2017 | 4:00 pm
REVOLUTIONARY KESHI: My childhood hero -
TheCableREVOLUTIONARY KESHI: My childhood heroTheCableIn the words of the legendary Hungarian forward, Ferenc Puskas in describing Pele, “The greatest player in history was Di Stefano. I refuse to classify Pele as a player” that is why like all mortals and much more heroes, Keshi even though not without ...and more »
Posted on 7 June 2017 | 12:10 pm
Madrid's history-making Champions League
Goal.comMadrid's history-making Champions League winners are the club's greatest of all-time, says RaulGoal.com... winning six league titles and three continental crowns. Madrid have also produced some of the finest teams ever seen, with their class of 1958 including Alfredo Di Stefano, Raymond Kopa and Francisco Gento – with Ferenc Puskas to arrive later that ...and more »
Posted on 4 June 2017 | 5:41 am
Zinedine Zidane: Ferenc Puskas helped to
Squawka Football NewsZinedine Zidane: Ferenc Puskas helped to write the pages of Real Madrid's historySquawka Football NewsZinedine Zidane has hailed Ferenc Puskas as one of the men “who wrote pages of Real Madrid's history”. Puskas played for Real between 1958 and 1966, with the prolific striker scoring 242 goals in 262 games. He won three European Cups with Real ...Cristiano Ronaldo makes history by scoring in third finalUEFA.comFive Football Giants who Dominated EuropeNews18Why Zidane's champs are Real Madrid's greatest since days of Di StefanoFourFourTwoGoal.com -The Guardian -ESPN FC (blog)all 6,879 news articles »
Posted on 2 June 2017 | 10:21 am
Comparing James Rodriguez to Real Madrid's
As such, comparisons with esteemed names of Real Madrid's most renowned era of dominance in the 1950s and '60s, such as Alfredo Di Stefano, Ferenc Puskas and Paco Gento, won't be found here. "He was not a 10-out-of-10 in anything, but he was an eight-and-a ...
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 6:00 pm
Mmegi Online :: Is jersey 10 losing panache?
In the beginning, football jersey numbers were meant for referees to distinguish players on the field. Permanent numbers allocated to each player were first introduced at the 1954 World Cup. But as time went by, it became more than just a number printed at ...
Posted on 21 August 2015 | 3:14 pm
A minute's silence ahead of the Santiago
The Santiago Bernabéu held a minute's silence before the match against Galatasaray to commemorate Erzsébet Hunyadvári, the wife of the legendary Ferenc Puskas, and Miguel González, the father of Míchel. Additionally, the Real Madrid players wore black ...
Posted on 18 August 2015 | 9:12 am
Plymouth's three Football League referee's
Hungary’s Ferenc Puskas was playing for the Spanish side that day and no match fee was paid to the officials, just the FIFA daily allowance of 50 Swiss francs – less than five shillings – and there was no insurance cover either. Other games of note ...
Posted on 18 August 2015 | 3:43 am
Feature: Messi, an unpleasant decade in
It was a hot night in Budapest's Ferenc Puskas when then trainer, Jose Pekerman, sent on Messi to replace Lisandro Lopez. However, a clash with Hungarian defender Vilmoz Vanczcak saw referee Markus Mark show Messi the red card, spoiling the future prodigy ...
Posted on 17 August 2015 | 12:37 pm