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Video - Smack-Talk King Returns To Call Out Klitschko Best Of The Web - Timeless Own Goal From Swedish Women's League US Open 2015 - Men's Preview EXCLUSIVE - De Bruyne Offered 'Astonishing' Wage By City Best Of The Web VIDEO - Sangakkara Sillies Revealed: The REAL Details Of Balotelli’s Milan Behaviour Contract PANIC BUYS AHOY - Who Needs What? Sergio Romero - A Short History Of Nice Schlids Best Of The Web - Farewell Clarkey Best Of The Web - 95th Minute Keeper Equaliser!

Video - Smack-Talk King Returns To Call Out Klitschko

The gift that just keeps on giving rears his simple little melon again. Read More

Best Of The Web - Timeless Own Goal From Swedish Women's League

Absolute honker of an own goal from Sweden... Feast your eyes. Read More

US Open 2015 - Men's Preview

Geoff Nichols offers his usual excellent insight into this year’s men's draw at the 2015 US Open. Can Andy Murray repeat his 2012 heroics? Read More

EXCLUSIVE - De Bruyne Offered 'Astonishing' Wage By City

Oh oh! Guess who's got all the juicy details again? City's mad offer realeved. Read More

Best Of The Web VIDEO - Sangakkara Sillies

A couple of chucklesome clips from Kumar Sangakkara's career to enjoy as we wave goodbye to the Sri Lankan great. Read More

Revealed: The REAL Details Of Balotelli’s Milan Behaviour Contract

Read that behaviour stuff written in all the papers today? It was bumguff, we've got the REAL details right here pal. Read More

PANIC BUYS AHOY - Who Needs What?

Whose cupboard is looking bare empty as we head towards deadline day? Read More

Sergio Romero - A Short History Of Nice Schlids

Think new United keeper Sergio Romero is looking pretty sharp these days? You and me both. Sadly, this has not always been the case. We trace back through a decade of true terror lids... Read More

Best Of The Web - Farewell Clarkey

A short video tribute to the departing Aussie great. Read More

Best Of The Web - 95th Minute Keeper Equaliser!

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The Matchpint Blog > Fred Burdon


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Professional Rugby player for Leeds Carnegie and full-time Geordie lad, Fred gives insights on life as a pro sportsman, his hometown (site of his beloved Newcastle United) and life in Leeds as well as occasional chimes about the international rugby landscape.

MatchPint Olympics: Basketball and an American Showcase

By Fred Burdon | Jul. 25, 2012 1:37pm | 0 Comments

MatchPint Olympics: Basketball and an American Showcase

Fresh from a scouting mission on behalf of MatchPint at the GB - USA pre-Olympics Basketball friendly last Thursday, here is what you need to know about the sport at London 2012. Firstly, if you have a chance to go to a basketball game at the Games, particularly one featuring the... Read more>>


Mystery 2nd Manager Approached: MatchPint reveals FA Cover Up

By Fred Burdon | May. 1, 2012 4:00pm | 0 Comments

Mystery 2nd Manager Approached: MatchPint reveals FA Cover Up

“The biggest plus for Hodgson is that he will lower expectations.” - Mark Perryman, English Football Supporters’ Spokesman, on BBC News. If this is the state of English Football, MatchPint will not stand by and do nothing. Indeed, we have already set to work on sorting this situation out. In order to... Read more>>


Introducing Fred Burdon

By Fred Burdon | Feb. 1, 2012 2:00pm | 0 Comments

Introducing Fred Burdon

For the first 6 years 6 months and 18 days of my life, sport took a back seat in my life, choosing to concentrate on the more immediate charms of Saved by the Bell, Batman, and the Mighty Morphin Power Rangers (you had to give Zordon time – he was... Read more>>


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