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Alan McDonald Collapses and Dies While Playing Golf

Posted on 24 Jun, 2012, by in Soccer

Former QPR and Northern Ireland captain, Alan McDonald, died on Saturday after suddenly collapsing while playing Golf at the Temple Golf Club near Lisburn (N. Ireland). McDonald’s most recent position in the football world was as manager of Glentoran, leading them to a league title in 2009. More

Legendary Brazil Captain Socrates Dies at 57

Posted on 4 Dec, 2011, by in Soccer

Socrates, the legendary Brazil captain from the 1982 World Cup, who was known for being a great footballer as much as he was known for being a doctor and an outspoken individual on all matters of life, passed away this morning after spending the past few months going in and out of the hospital. More