Be Champions!

Be champions! Enjoy this week’s episode of the Special1TV series. This time England manager Fabio Capello is in the hot seat and “unnamed” managers from the top division in England share with us how hard life under pressure is.

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(A day) On sleep, football, autumn, and good friends…

It’s the end of the day. Although for some it might be just the beginning. I am somewhere in the middle: this morning I woke up early again after I went to bed at five the previous night (or actually the early hours of the day), did nothing for several hours before I finally decided that it’s high time I get up and do some groceries. You might be surprised how much effort that requires on a Saturday, even though the supermarket is just five minutes away from where I live now. Just the whole routine: deciding what to wear (oh yes, we guys do that as well!), the effort to put on my socks and shoes, and actually going outside in the cold rainy weather – this takes quite some time for me to prepare mentally before I finally spring into action. Continue reading