Some articles on football, football league system, system, football leagues, league, league system:
... The modern global game of football evolved out of traditional football games played in England in the 19th century and today is the highest profile sport ... to have increased since the early 1990s, and football's dominance is often seen as a threat to other sports ... Football is also very popular in Wales and Northern Ireland, though Rugby Union and Gaelic Games respectively attract much larger crowds and television audiences ...
... The Spanish football league system refers to the system in Spanish club football that consists of several football leagues bound together hierarchically by promotion and relegation ... Unlike in most other European nations, Spanish football allows reserve teams to compete in the main football league system however reserve teams are not ...
... fully professional clubs in the Welsh Premier League, represents both the Welsh village of Llansantffraid-ym-Mechain and the English town of Oswestry (the two places are 8 miles/13 ... As regular contenders to the Welsh Premier League title and Welsh Cup, The New Saints have represented Wales in European competitions ... Trefonen play in the Welsh football league system (Montgomeryshire League) ...
... The Swabian football league system operates within the Bavarian and German football league system ... The highest league in Swabia was, from 1988 to 2012, the Bezirksoberliga Schwaben, in its final years the seventh tier of the German football league system ... Liga was introduced in 2008, was the sixth tier of the league system, until the introduction of the Regionalligas in 1994 the fifth tier ...
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“Psychoanalysis is an attempt to examine a persons self-justifications. Hence it can be undertaken only with the patients cooperation and can succeed only when the patient has something to gain by abandoning or modifying his system of self-justification.”
—Thomas Szasz (b. 1920)
“In football they measure forty-yard sprints. Nobody runs forty yards in basketball. Maybe you run the ninety-four feet of the court; then you stop, not on a dime, but on Miss Libertys torch. In football you run over somebodys face.”
—Donald Hall (b. 1928)
“Half a league, half a league,
Half a league onward,
All in the valley of Death
Rode the six hundred.
Forward the Light Brigade!”
—Alfred Tennyson (18091892)