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Kevin Keegan: the Hamburg diaries

In Kevin Keegan’s three seasons in the Bundesliga he managed to win the Ballon d’Or twice, play in the European Cup final and release a top-10 smash hit

England’s missed opportunity for glory at World Cup 1982

Ron Greenwood’s England returned home from the 1982 World Cup finals an unbeaten side, having conceded just one goal in the five games they played. In the final reckoning, Sheriff Abubakar might…

Kevin Keegan: the Messiah of Newcastle

In 1991, Newcastle were straddling the abyss. It is borderline unthinkable that a club of its immense stature and tradition lay rock bottom in the Second Division, peering over their shoulders anxiously…