All posts by Craig Wilmann

  • How to Solve the Referee Selection Problem

    A consideration of how referees are selected for football matches and how this system could be improved to avoid conspiracy theories claiming bias towards teams

    • Posted October 29, 2012
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  • Chelsea: Why We Should Keep Carlo And Carry On

    If Chelsea’s aim for 2011 was to finally win the Champions’ League, then this season could not have gone any better for the club so far. The season itself could have gone much better, of course, and winning...

    • Posted February 22, 2011
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  • What to do with ‘The Ashes’ of the FIFA World Cup

    In 1882, England lost a test cricket match at the Oval to Australia and The Sporting Times wrote a mock obituary declaring the defeat as the death of English cricket. It stated that ‘the body had been...

    • Posted December 3, 2010
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  • The Premier League’s Not-So-Secret Agents

    Written by Craig Wilmann DISCLAIMER: As everyone has pointed out, Ben Foster was sold to Birmingham and is not actually on loan. This article was written under the wrongly informed assumption that he was on loan and...

    • Posted November 23, 2010
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  • Chelsea FC: No Testing Necessary

    Written By Craig Wilmann At 2.36pm on Saturday afternoon, a mixture of shock, horror, confusion and, in some cases, excitement, swept across the nation. People sat transfixed, staring at their television sets, unable to move. Others glanced...

    • Posted September 28, 2010
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  • Lampard Out For Two More Weeks

    Written By Craig Wilmann Carlo Ancelotti may be cooking Chelsea’s central midfielders an extra plate of his beloved tortellini today in the hope that it toughens them up and prevents any further injury to a position in...

    • Posted September 28, 2010
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