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AC Milan new boy Jens Petter Hauge already looks like a star in the making

‘‘A classic Hauge goal’’ – this phrase has now become a common occurrence among football fans as rising AC Milan star Jens Petter Hauge continues to impress spectators around the world with his performances. The 21-year-old Norwegian international has crafted quite a niche reputation for himself with his ability to cut through defenses and create […]

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Bodo/Glimt become football’s latest fairytale

Everyone loves a cinderella story or two, don’t they? Footballing fairytales are one of the more brilliant and unpredictable things about the beautiful game as we know it, especially when it happens for a lesser club at the top level. Be it Greece winning the 2004 European Championship, Leicester’s Fantastic Foxes making history by winning […]

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Norwegian champions Bodo/Glimt escorted by F-16s on their way home after winning the title

Now this is seriously badass Being touted as Norway’s Leicester City, Bodo/Glimt have won the Eliteserien for the first time in their 104-year old history. With 5 games to spare, the club from Northern Norway accomplished the feat after beating Stromsgodset 2-1 at the Marienlyst Stadion in Gulskogen. Last 4 years have been rather eventful […]