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* Culture & Lifestyle | 31.08.2003 Reconstructing Iraq on a…
* Football in Brief
* Hernan Crespo
* On the regional economic importance of SCC races
* BBC SPORT | Rugby Union | Internationals | Wales win at last
* Sports Features of Wednesday, 27 August 2003
* BBC SPORT | Rugby Union | Internationals | Ruddock gets back to basics
* BBC news site facing extinction?

Culture & Lifestyle | 31.08.2003 Reconstructing Iraq on a…
Deutsche Welle – Aug 31, 2003
But it’s not just training and friendly games that the Iraqis will be pursuing in Bavaria, but also some serious goals like preparing to qualify for the Asian games in 2004 and the Soccer World Cup in Germany in 2006. “First of all, you need great enthusiasm to work under these difficult and complicated circumstances, ” Stange told Deutsche Welle. “But still we have our targets, we want to participate in the 2006 World Cup. And the first steps have been taken, some days ago we defeated Iran for example. But we also have to beat Saudi-Arabia, China and Korea now. ”
Soccer “an important part of reconstruction”
Ahmed Rahdy, the vice president of the Iraqi Football Association and a former national player put the issue in perspective. “We’re starting from scratch,” Rahdy told AFP and added the Iraqis were suffering from lack of food and security.

Football in Brief – Aug 30, 2003
The Football Association are helping to create Afghanistan’s first credible nationwide league in almost a generation, writes Andrew Warshaw. Michael Moriarty, a former British Army major who served in Kosovo and Northern Ireland, will this morning arrive in Kabul on a special United Nations flight to spearhead a FIFA-backed move to revive the game in the country. Moriarty has an initial four-month contract for the role, which is aimed at enhancing the FA’s overseas image in the wake of their 2006 World Cup bid debacle. David Davies, the FA’s head of football affairs, said: “It’s all part of our ongoing effort to pull our weight in world football. “Moriarty, a former project director of Eurostar, said the challenge could not be overestimated amid reports of renewed hostilities in parts of the war-torn country. “This is going in cold, in a very awkward environment,” he said. “It won’t be easy and naturally there is a degree of anxiety.

Hernan Crespo – Aug 27, 2003
Crespo may outwardly insist he is happy with his role at Chelsea, but a player of his calibre will not be for too long. A tall and athletic centre-forward who is strong in the air, the striker should be well suited to the Premiership and be able to fit into the mould of the traditional English striker. Born into a middle class family in Florida, a suburb of Buenos Aires, Crespo started out in football with River Plate in 1994. Before long he had earned the nickname ‘Valdanito’, meaning little Valdano, dueto his similarity to 1986 World Cup-winning striker Jorge Valdano. He scored 13 goals in 25 games as River won the Apertura (opening) title while Crespo was the top scorer in the Clausura (closing) championship. His international debut came in February 1995 in a 4-1 win over Bulgaria. River Plate supporters fondly remember his performances as they won the Libertadores Cup, the South American club championship, in 1996 scoring twice in the home leg of the final… But the move was delayed as the two clubs haggled over a price. Crespo went with Argentina to the 2006 World Cup, and despite the squad being disappointed to go out at the Quarter-Final stage, Crespo enjoyed a relatively succesful tournament, scoring three times in four of their five matches. The two year deal takes him up to the end of his Chelsea contract, though Chelsea have a clause that allows them to recall Crespo after one year if they feel it is necessary.

On the regional economic importance of SCC races
real Berlin Marathon – real Berlin Marathon (Pressemitteilung) – Aug 27, 2003
In comparison with other studies
and events, one must take into consideration the especially conservative
multiplying factor, which was used. A multiplier specifically for Berlin of
only about 1. 35 was used?in comparison, for the calculation of the
Football World Cup 2006 a multiplier of approx. The further
estimates for the central economic effects that accompany an increase in income
are also based upon commensurate business caution. The races create an
additional combined amount of 670 years of personal work, which results in
additional tax income for the Berlin state budget between 1.

BBC SPORT | Rugby Union | Internationals | Wales win at last
BBC News – Aug 27, 2003
The Oaks fired straight back, choosing to punt a kickable penalty to the corner, winning the driving line-out and dropping

prop Petru Balan easily over the line. Good carrying work from Jon Thomas and Andy Marinos paved the way for Phillips to get the next try, the

Scarlets scrum-half showing strength and pace to dummy over from 10m. Wales’ forwards, eager to make a mark with the World Cup squad soon to be announced, were beginning to get on top, locks

Brent Cockbain and Ian Gough to the fore, before the latter left the field with a rib injury.

Sports Features of Wednesday, 27 August 2003 – Aug 27, 2003
Two questions we failed to ask ourselves before engaging him were: Why Burkhard Ziese one-time messiah of Ghana soccer was miserably booted out in most bizarre manner by the then authorities. Why has he been without contract all these years notwithstanding his relatively cheaper contractual terms? I am not crying over spilt milk, what still baffles most of us is that the coach continued to live in a dream land well after the Kigali match. In a post match interview he blamed the defeat on the absence of the 49-year old Eddie Ansah and he declared his intention to send us to the World Cup 2006. What a funny man, he was not able to qualify for a 16-team competition how can he make it to the best five? The big question now is, when at all will these circles of failures end? The two identified problems which have plagued the performance of the Black Stars all these years were and will continue to be incompetence of the coaches and lack of commitment on the part of the foreign-based players. How can we turn around these two situations? Until the Minister for Sports and the whole GFA become conscious of their responsibilities and expectations of Ghanaians we can never put to sleep the problems. I would remember vividly sometime ago the former sector minister E.

BBC SPORT | Rugby Union | Internationals | Ruddock gets back to basics
BBC News – Aug 27, 2003
The Ospreys wing thrilled the Racecourse crowd on his return to the international fold with a two-try display, but he does not feel he will come into the reckoning for Australia. “I haven’t been involved with the squad all summer and I don’t think I have a chance of going,” said Williams. “I knew that before playing in Wrexham and I just had to put it out of my mind.

BBC news site facing extinction?
Register – Aug 28, 2003
The BBC now runs 25,000 different websites covering every topic under the sun, and many people, particularly companies, feel this is a waste of public money. Why should all UK citizens be forced into paying for content that a free market is already supplying? It didn’t help either when, because of its gargantuan size and bureaucracy, huge overlaps occurred in material put online. In 1998, for example, there were no less than three BBC websites dedicated to the World Cup. But BBC Online itself is just the pawn in a much larger game of media chess which includes radio, magazines and, most importantly, TV. The BBC now exists in an entirely different world to the one it was created in, yet it has changed surprisingly little. The fact that is funded by every household in the UK paying a government-decided TV “tax” of £116 every year puts it in a unique position. On the one hand it is free from all the rigours of advertisers and commercialism, but on the other hand it needs to justify what it spends the money on.

Sports metaphors are as much a part of political discourse as military verbiage is a part of the sports lexicon. Presidential campaigns are described as “marathons” at first and “sprints” in the late stages. Meanwhile, boxing expressions are used throughout the “no holds barred” middle. In sports, martial references and terminology abound. For example, NFL quarterbacks guide passing attacks and particularly long throws are referred to as “bombs.” And if a political candidate had a dollar for every athlete who ever referred to himself as a “warrior” then he or she would never need to push for campaign finance reforms in order to “level the playing field.”All of them are unbelievably rude and low rent. Our nation has been divided for the last eight years because certain people like President Obama, Al Sharpton, Eric Holder, Loretta Lynch, Nancy Pelosi, Harry Reid, Valerie Jarrett, George Soros and the entire Democratic Party wanted it that way. Let’s not forget the toxic role the MSM played in all of this. Surgery consisted of a standard 20 or 23 gauge vitrectomy for full thickness macular hole with ILM peeling using 0.05 indocyanine green (ICG) or triamcinolone acetate followed by tamponade of a mixed, nonexpanding concentration of C3F8 or SF6 gas. All surgeries were performed by a single replica oakleys experienced surgeon (SHB), and all eyes received combined cataract surgery simultaneously. Postoperative face down position was enforced for at least 7 days.The commissioner said “I fully expect” to cheap nfl jerseys get the needed three quarters of the league’s owners meaning at least 23 to back the move, though Sterling could fight any such move in court.If Sterling does sell the team, he stands to profit considerably: He bought the Clippers for $12 million in 1981, and the team is now worth $575 million, according to Forbes wholesale jerseys china magazine. FATSIS: Right. And Seattle’s very good at running at the ball, especially Marshawn Lynch, their running back. Seattle’s offense chews up the clock, which it’s going to need to do to keep Peyton Manning off the field and which Denver’s defense is going to need to do to mitigate that so Manning can get back on the field.The women share a pretty rocky past: Tom and Bridget split in December 2006 after dating for 3 years, and within weeks rumors were swirling that he was romancing Gisele. A month later Bridget announced that she was expecting the NFL star baby. Fast forward to this past March, when the Gisele made this controversial statement about Tom and Bridget son Wholesale NFL Jerseys Jack:

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