My first Soccer Six of 2011. An occasional round-up of football stuff on the web that’s caught my eye.
A wonderful series of articles that explores and examines lower league football in various countires across the world. Featured so far have been Portugal, Denmark, Japan, Holland, France & Italy. [theseventytwo.com]
A great in-depth profile of Welsh international footballer Billy Meredith who had an incredible 34 year career as a player most notably with Manchester City & Manchester United. [chirkaaafc.com]
A tumblr blog that records the adventures of a group of groundhoppers as they journey to each of the fourteen clubs that played in the final DDR Oberliga season of 1991. [ddr-oberliga2010.tumblr.com]
Illuminating appraisal of the careers so far of a couple of young players, the two Kyles Walker and Naughton, who are tipped for a bright future in the game. [aunitedview.blogspot.com]
Fabulous series of images showing the mural inside the Arsenal tube station that traces the club’s history from 1886 up until it’s departure from Highbury in 2006. [capo2 on flickr]
Has the FA Cup lost it’s sheen? What can be done to spruce it up? [leftbackinthechangingroom.blogspot.com]