Finally Mr. Goal is on the air again as of March 1st 2007 at mistergoal.com.

A really wonderful moment for the mascot who loves football and that's because for the first time since 1994 mistergoal.com is totally complete!!!

Yes, it's true, Mr. Goal was designed for the first time in the summer of 1994 by designer Pavlos Pavlidis. From it's early beginning the mascot showed it's ability. Everyone who sees him loves him right away.

Among them are the Greek National team's super star and European Champion Vassilis Tsartias and a super star of the world's football, one of the greatest players ever, the captain of European Champions (then, Milan) and Italian National Team as well, Franco Baressi.

In April 2007 these matchworn middlesbrough 1970's Murdoch shirt and match-worn Celtic 2007 Nakamura shirts were sold on ebay. The sellers added the following information

OFFICIAL RARE 1970s SHIRT HAS EMBROIDERED BADGE AND WAS MADE BY BUKTA AND HAS NUMBER 7 ON BACK AND HAS BEEN MATCHWORN BY EX LISBON LION [ PART OF FIRST BRITISH TEAM TO WIN EUROPEAN CUP BACK IN LISBON IN 1967 ] AND GLASGOW CELTIC HERO THE LATE GREAT BOBBY MURDOCH WHO PLAYED WITH MIDDLESBOROUGH FROM 1973-76 AFTER LEAVING JOCK STEINS CELTIC

The arbitrators appointed by adidas and the German Football Association (DFB) have chosen Prof. Dr. Willi Erdmann, a former Presiding Judge at the German Federal Court of Justice (Bundesgerichtshof) as Chairman for the arbitration proceedings relating to the extension of their equipment agreement.

Until July 2002, the 69-year-old honorary professor was Presiding Judge of the First Senate responsible for copyright law, publishing law, protection of industrial property law (in particular competition and trademark law), shipping, warehousing and freight law at the Federal Court of Justice in Karlsruhe. In addition to serving as a judge at the Federal Court of Justice for more than twenty years – as Presiding Judge of the Senate from 1996 to 2002 – he has distinguished himself through academic publications relating to copyright and trademark law. He is an honorary professor at the University of Osnabrück, where he teaches copyright, competition and trademark law.

Sunderland AFC has announced an exciting new partnership, which sees Boylesports bookmakers become the club's official sponsor at the end of the season.

Boylesportswill commit a significant investment, annually, to become Sunderland's sponsor, with the four-year deal bringing in key financial support and providing a major boost as the club looks to move forward.

During the 20th century, the imperialists drew lines on the map by which they sought to divide up the world in terms of influence.

The time of imperialism is gone, but another group of leaders is looking at the map and contemplating domination: the multinational corporations.

In the realm of sports, Nike and Adidas are the two dominant players, and they are betting their future on winning the contract for sponsorship of the Korea National Football Team.

 

The Board of Management of PUMA AG welcomes the acquisition by the French luxury goods company Pinault-Printemps-Redoute (PPR) of the stake of Mayfair "Beteiligungsfondsgesellschaft" in PUMA as well as the intended voluntary public take-over offer by PPR to PUMA shareholders.

As a result, PUMA will not only receive the support of a financially strong and leading international company as it implements its Phase IV expansion strategy, but will also benefit from PPR’s global positioning, strong portfolio of premium brands and expertise in the retail business.

During the 20th century, the imperialists drew lines on the map by which they sought to divide up the world in terms of influence.

The time of imperialism is gone, but another group of leaders is looking at the map and contemplating domination: the multinational corporations.

In the realm of sports, Nike and Adidas are the two dominant players, and they are betting their future on winning the contract for sponsorship of the Korea National Football Team.

 

Today April 10th 2007 an one-off prototype Watford football shirt was sold at auction on Ebay. The shirt was Ebay's "most watched" shirt this week and came directly for Watford football club. The club featured it on it's website and added the following information:

Did you notice the shirt used on the front cover of the Watford v Charlton programme (3/3/07) looked different? Steve Kabba is modelling a one-off prototype shirt. This shirt was one of the shirts designed for the 2006/07 season but not used.

Sheffield United gave their supporters the opportunity to influence the look of their team’s homa and away strips for the 2007 2008 season.

Blades fans were being asked to choose the home strip for the forthcoming season - with one lucky supporter collecting the first kit off the production line from a player of their choice in the process.

The club launched the initiative on Friday (February 9) from which date supporters were able to select the new kit.

The strip options were available to view online at www.sufc.co.uk/superstore or via postcards which will be handed out at Bramall Lane at the Tottenham match on Saturday 10th.

In April 2007 this rare Norman Hunter 1970 Chelsea V Leeds FA Cup Final Shirt was sold on Ebay. The seller added the following information:

This is Norman Hunter's shirt from the 1970 FA Cup Final between Chelsea and Leeds. The shirt was given to my father Ian Hutchinson when Chelsea battled out a thrilling replay at Old Trafford in front of 100,000 fans to win the FA Cup for the very 1st time. This shirt is in excellent condition from a personal and private collection. Mounted on a blue background with a silver frame encased in glass.

Highest bid: £3,500.00