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#different times

# different-times - Wednesday 22 March, 2017

'Modern players are brats!' - Mourinho mourns the loss of 'men' like Lampard

The Portuguese coach has been amazed at the change of behaviour in the space of 10 years.

# different-times - Thursday 16 February, 2017

Hooliganism, bans and a home game in Plymouth: the last time Man United faced St Etienne

1977 was a pretty interesting year for the club – exemplified by their Cup Winners’ Cup adventure.

# different-times - Wednesday 8 February, 2017

'Football has become less about talent and more about running a lot'

Cesc Fabregas is feeling the effects of a faster-paced game, but will not give up on trying to meet the required intensity.

# different-times - Saturday 10 January, 2015

Analysis: Are even the best modern defenders inevitably overrated?

Recent studies suggest centre-backs are no longer considered as valuable as they once were.

# different-times - Monday 27 October, 2014

Opinion: Why Mourinho’s Chelsea will never match the Arsenal ‘Invincibles’

The side’s often cautious outlook means they cannot truly emulate the Gunners.

# different-times - Sunday 12 October, 2014

Jol: I almost signed unwanted Bale for €6million

The most expensive footballer in the world was offered to a number of clubs, according to his former Spurs manager.

# different-times - Monday 1 April, 2013

1972, the year ‘The Troubles’ wrecked Ireland’s Grand Slam hopes

Ireland and Lions flanker Fergus Slattery reflects on politics and sports mixing to ill-effect.

# different-times - Saturday 15 December, 2012

From The Daily Edge ‘I still remember the excitement’: Memories of Christmas in a different Ireland Ghost Of Christmas Past

‘I still remember the excitement’: Memories of Christmas in a different Ireland

Did you know stockings held less back in the day? Three memories of Christmas past – and add your own too.