Planet Football (@planetfutebol )

Planet Football

Bio A celebration of all thats great about football, past and present. If you love football, youll love us.
Location Leeds, England
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Account created 05-08-2016 09:37:51
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TweetDeck : The memorable June 3 anniversaries just keep on coming.

NB: The perfect penalty does not hit the sidenetting or stanchion. It hits the post and the back of the keeper's head and *then* goes in.…

TweetDeck : “It’s a special club. Just walking in the street, bumping into people and talking to them, they were always kind to me. They made me feel like I was wanted, like I was part of the family."

Sean Cole spoke to Steven Pienaar and it's just lovely. #EFC…

TweetDeck : On this day in 2006, Peter Crouch scored a hat-trick v Jamaica. But only after missing a penalty with this bloody awful Panenka.

He also did the robot after his second. Halcyon days.

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TweetDeck : On this day in 2004, Spurs announced that Jacques Santini would become their new manager after the Euros.

You'll never guess where he is from 1-13 on this list.


TweetDeck : 'For a split-second, you wondered if the maestro was seriously injured.

Then the realisation hit hard. He was just fucking cheating.'

The brilliant Proper Football on the moment the revered became reviled.…

TweetDeck : Happy 18-year anniversary of Rivaldo going full bastard.

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TweetDeck : Thanks to Steven Pienaar for talking me through his career, from South Africa to the Premier League, for Planet Football. The joy of playing for Everton, the differences between Moyes and Martinez, and the lack of fight in Sunderland’s relegation season.…

TweetDeck : Its the anniversary of Roberto Carlos tap-in against France. Enjoy.

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TweetDeck : "I preferred Moyes’ way of working because he was very honest – sometimes brutal – in his assessment.

“Martinez was not honest enough when the team was playing badly. You tell them, ‘Listen, you guys were shit today.’ That’s it. He’d sugar-coat it." #EFC…

TweetDeck : "On social media, there is an abundance of calls for me to change the formation and tactics. Have these morons not been paying attention? Change doesn’t work, nothing does. St James’ Park sits on an Indian burial ground, I am sure of it."


TweetDeck : "At that point everybody knew I would not be the manager the season after, but Shinawatra didn’t say anything."

OTD in 2008, Sven finally left #MCFC.…