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How Will Premier League Football Change Your Friday Nights? Dodsing - Your New Favourite Sport... Monday Awards - 15th August 2016 Some Things I'd Really Like To See This Season: 2016/17 9 Players In Need Of A BIG Season Pogba - Quantifying His World Record Fee The Magic Of The WestField Football Federation Australia Cup... A Yorkshire XI - The Best In England? Opinion - Unappealing Palace Should Be Sweating Over Strikers What time is Kell Brook vs Gennady Golovkin, what TV channel is it on and where can I find a pub showing it?

How Will Premier League Football Change Your Friday Nights?

The footballing revolution will be televised. Read More

Dodsing - Your New Favourite Sport...

Not quite had your diving fill at Rio 2016? Check out the Norwegian spin on the sport... Read More

Monday Awards - 15th August 2016

Not a bad first Super Sunday of the season... Read More

Some Things I'd Really Like To See This Season: 2016/17

We get our crystal ball out and predict a bunch of things that categorically will not happen. Read More

9 Players In Need Of A BIG Season

Thumbs out of arses time lads... Read More

Pogba - Quantifying His World Record Fee

Here's a list of some things you could do with £89m smackers... Read More

The Magic Of The WestField Football Federation Australia Cup...

Video - feel the magic. Read More

A Yorkshire XI - The Best In England?

Which other county could possibly field a side to beat this mighty XI? Read More

Opinion - Unappealing Palace Should Be Sweating Over Strikers

Palace and Pardew face a huge couple of weeks in the transfer market if they're to avoid a repeat of last season. Read More

What time is Kell Brook vs Gennady Golovkin, what TV channel is it on and where can I find a pub showing it?

Find a pub definitely showing this huge middleweight showdown. Read More


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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