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How Tifo Scouts for Sensible Transfers

How Tifo Scouts for Sensible Transfers

In Tifo’s Sensible Transfer series’, we analyse teams, identify problem areas, and suggest solutions in the form of incoming transfers. We don’t follow gossip, rumours or conjecture, we don’t have inside information, and broadly speaking we don’t consider the brand value of players – merely their suitability to the team in question. Some of our …

A Brief History of Roy Keane

A Brief History of Roy Keane

Born in Mayfield, county Cork in 1971, Roy Maurice Keane grew up one of five siblings in a working-class family. At the age of nine, Keane took up boxing, training for a number of years and winning all four of his amateur bouts. Around that time, he was developing into a footballer of great promise …

The Truth About Diamonds

The Truth About Diamonds

The Truth About Diamonds An expensive meal at a fancy restaurant, a declaration of romance, and a big, fat diamond ring- this is a pretty standard formula for an engagement proposal. After all, it has been ingrained in all of us that a diamond ring equals love and the bigger the diamond, the more love …

A Brief History of Rio Ferdinand

Rio Ferdinand was one of his generation’s most talented and successful footballers. South London born and raised, he is part of a famous football family; his brother Anton had a decent career and his cousin Les was one of the 1990’s most dangerous strikers. As a youngster, he attracted plenty of attention, with his youth …