Post Tagged with: "Paul the Octopus"

Signings roundup, no Mintal, more news
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Signings roundup, no Mintal, more news

Coverage of the Mondragon and Valdes signings roundup. Report from Germany says Mintal no go. Paul the Octopus memorialized. Your weekend TV listings and more news.

Keeping the loans in Philly, more news
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Keeping the loans in Philly, more news

The effort to keep Orozco Fiscal in Torres in Philly. Le Toux disappointed Mwanga not ROTY, Najar win a shock. Independence owner reassures fans. Is AC Milan partnering with a local group to build a sports complex in the North East Philly? Klinsmann hired by TFC. South Africa admits 2006 collusion. Rooney to be burned and more news.

Seger for World Player of the Year & more news
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Seger for World Player of the Year & more news

Independence player Caroline Seger nominated for FIFA Women’s World Player of the Year; Union expansion draft predictions; local college roundup; Newcastle wants Donovan; TFC supporters’ posteriors kissed further; Cosmos want to be 20th; more FIFA zaniness; Germany 1954 World Cup winning team on meth; Paul the Octopus conspiracy; Chilean miners lose match, must go back down mine and more morning news.

Noone, Moreno, great footy managers: Round-up goes global
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Noone, Moreno, great footy managers: Round-up goes global

JT Noone’s season, Jaime Moreno’s career, and the managers who shaped football – all will make an appearance in the round-up!

Paul the Octopus, dead at 2 1/2
Featured / Women's World Cup / World

Paul the Octopus, dead at 2 1/2

The world mourns the death of Paul the Octopus, found dead in his tank on Tuesday morning.

Fred dribbles through defenders. (Photo: Daniel Gajdamowicz)
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Do it Fred! And more morning news

Fred says the Union needs to continue shooting the ball; new MLS players salary info; the Padres are pis…I mean miffed; Guzan pelted by coins, lighters, drinks, shots on goal; Ronaldinho making “remakarble progress” losing weight, Paul the Octopus pulls for England, your weekend Footy on the Telly listings and more morning news.

Welcome to the new guy! And more morning news
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Welcome to the new guy! And more morning news

Philly’s got two new fan favorites: Coudet and Perk. Here’s a look at what’s being said about the Union’s win over Celtic and more morning news including Bob Bradley’s possible move to Fulham, and the loan of Paul the Octopus to Madrid.

World Cup contoversy: parakeet picks Dutch
World Cup - International

World Cup contoversy: parakeet picks Dutch

Mani the Parakeet picks Holland to win the World Cup, casting doubt on the pick of Paul the Octopus of Spain. Yawn Scoff Belch Snooze Belch Snooze Whizz Snooze Belch Fiver the Sloth, the English newspaper The Guardian’s very own clairvoyant, is expected to make a pick soon. Hopefully by Monday.

Thus spake Paul the Octopus
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Thus spake Paul the Octopus

Paul picks Spain, Golden Ball nominees announced, officiating changes in the works for 2014, next WC logo unveiled, Rodriguez named WPS player of the month, Independence attendance woes, should the US embrace diving and more morning news.

Psychic-speculation-preview-study-poll-swap stuff
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Psychic-speculation-preview-study-poll-swap stuff

Will Marcelo Biesla be the new US coach, what the US can learn from Germany’s youth development system, why refs make bad calls, a poll shows 67% of US adults have not watched the World Cup, that idiot who ran on to the pitch during the Germany v Spain match and more.