It's Still 2006 In Ethiopia...

It's Still 2006 In Ethiopia...
By Conor Neville Updated

Happy new year to our Ethiopian friends. We would wish them a Happy 2013 were it not for the fact that that is still seven years away. For it is still only 2006 over there. Here's a few things Ethiopians (those that is who have an intimate knowledge of world, and particularly Irish, sport) still think...

What Ireland need is a wily, big name foreign coach

After Brian Kerr's failure to take Ireland to the World Cup in Germany what Ireland needs is a marquee name to get the Irish soccer public energised behind the national team

Kerr has just been dumped
Photo / Sportsfile


Andy Reid could be a key man in years to come

Shown some great touches in qualification for 2006


Spain are the great underachievers of World Football

Will they ever get it together? The Catalans don't sing the words to the national anthem don't you know?


Arsene Wenger has many trophy-laden years ahead of him

Only Mourinho can stand in his way. Fergie's days of winning trophies are behind him


Tiger Woods will have taken Jack Nicklaus's record in about 4 years, partially because his private life is a model of probity and decorum


They don't know what to expect from the Galway hurlers (that ones the same)

The time is ripe to get on the property ladder in Bulgaria...



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