The Guud Dokter's Balls Of The Day

The Guud Dokter's Balls Of The Day
By Liam Godinho
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1. Great player, terrible manager

How many times have we seen a great football player who is seemingly destined to become a great manager, only to fail when it comes to actually doing the job. We've chosen some of the worst cases of great players who have struggled to make the step up to management...including this guy:

Picture credit; Brian Lawless / SPORTSFILE
2. Doesn't time fly

Hayden Panetteire and Wladimir Klitschko announced their engagement yesterday. It seems like only yesterday that a young Hayden was appearing on our screens in Remember The Titans.

3. Coming to a cinema near you...

The second in our series of Irish sports films, Escape To Moral Victory sees a group of Irish footballers imprisoned in Wandsworth prison for a crime they didn’t commit. Check out the film poster, cast and synopsis.

4. Oh, Wayne!

Wayne Rooney doesn't have time to find out where his teammates are from apparently.

5. "The big get bigger and the weak get left behind"

Following the news of Dublin GAA's sponsorship deal with AIG, Conor Deegan questions the fairness of such financial disparity and asks what could be done to level the playing field.

6. Dokter, Dokter

The FAI’s High Performance director Ruud Dokter spoke about something or other yesterday, finally giving Irish newspapers the chance to inject some Dokter puns into their headlines. Of course, we're well above that...


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