Inaki Williams scouting report: will get a call up from Spain

Rahul Warrier writes a detailed scout report about Athletic Bilbao’s talented youngster, Inaki Williams. Most well-tuned football fans around the world are well aware of the uniqueness of Athletic Club, based in Bilbao. Their cantera policy has reaped rewards throughout the tears, producing the likes of Telmo Zarra to Javi Martinez, Fernando Llorente and Ander Herrera in recent years. The philosophy of Bilbao is defined by this quote: “con cantera y afición, no hace falta importación”, which translates to “with homegrown talent and local support, you don’t need imports”. Their…

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“I fought my fight” tribute to Harry Greaves

By John Erakias Fallah, PhD Then he said to all, “If anyone wishes to come after me, he must deny himself and take up his cross daily and follow me. For whoever wishes to save his life will lose it, but whoever loses his life for my sake will save it. What profit is there for one to gain the whole world yet lose or forfeit himself?” Mt16:24-26 The Late Harry A. Greaves It was about a month ago today when I received the vexing text that suddenly altered my…

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Tribute to Harry A. Greaves, Jr

Wesley Nyenka On Sunday, January 31, 2016 I received a call from a colleague about the death of Mr. Harry A. Greaves, Jr, known in his close family circle as “Boy Harry”, the man I have known for over thirty years. I first met Mr. Greaves, Jr. when he arrived from the United Kingdom in the early 1980s where he had gone to sit professional accountancy examinations. In 1978 while in grade school, I moved with my uncle, who was a member of the House of Representatives from Nimba County…

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