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We left the window open during a match in October 2007 and a strange wind blew into the room.

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The Real News for October 29

  • Every single player at Liverpool is hurt. (Football365)
  • Gus Poyet signs for Spurs as Ramos sets to work. (BBC)
  • Quique Flores is fired at Valencia, never liked bats anyway. (The Guardian)
  • Chelsea’s interest in Pellegrini will surely have cooled, however, after Avram Grant brought down the changing room with his post-match rendition of “Stardust”. (TeamTalk)

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The Real News for October 29

by Brian Phillips · October 29, 2007

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