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Years Ending With …

So Germany have won the World Cup. Which means that, since the resumption of the World Cup after World War II, they have won every World Cup held in a year ending with the number “4”, except for 1994 (winning it in 1990 instead). Germany (or West Germany before re-unification) have won the World Cup in 1954 (in… Continue reading Years Ending With …

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Revisiting Three Seasons In A Row

In a post last May, I pointed that only twice before in any major European league have the same two clubs finished first and second three seasons in a row: In Italy, between 1933 and 1935, with Juventus finishing champions and Inter Milan finishing runners up each season. In England, between 1999 and 2001, with… Continue reading Revisiting Three Seasons In A Row