August 2012 ⋆ An Old International

Mexico win Olympic Gold against fancied Brazil

[typography font="Alike" size="14" size_format="px"]Mexico have won Olympic Gold in the Wembley final against Brazil. That is quite an achievement. However, it fits into a bigger picture of recent Mexican success on the football pitch.[/typography] [typography font="Alike" size="20" size_format="px"]First International Title for Mexico[/typography] [typography font="Alike" size="14" size_format="px"]Mexico have so far claimed their biggest success in football…

28 July 1962: The birth of the Bundesliga

It is just 50 years ago that at a meeting of the DFB in Dortmund the Bundesliga was born. On July 28 1962, 129 men who had something to say in German football decided with their feet: 103 pro only 26 against this new and unified league. Exactly 100 years after the English FA was…