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Malvinas veteran named coach of one of Argentina’s five most popular soccer teams

Friday, August 30th 2013 - 00:42 UTC
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Malvinas veteran Omar de Felippe who was part of the defence ring organized by the invading Argentine military to defend occupied Port Stanley in 1982, has been named coach of Independiente, the ‘red devils’ one of the five most popular soccer teams in Argentina, which after a streak of losing games was condemned to a lower league. Read full article

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  • zathras

    Oh dear he had to walk along a cold and windy path. That is nothing compared to the Terror felt by the innocent civilians held hostage by the invading Argentinian forces. Has he ever apologized for threatening the peace loving Falkland islanders. Oh was he “just following orders”, heard that one before.

    Aug 30th, 2013 - 03:16 am - Link - Report abuse 0
  • Escoses Doido

    Twelve k's - Cold.........Aw diddums......

    Aug 30th, 2013 - 05:24 am - Link - Report abuse 0
  • Casper

    Sigh... He was conscripted. I doubt that his main ambition in life was to invade the Falkland Islands and terrify it's inhabitants, and I would be surprised if the Islanders themselves blame him personally for the horrendous experience they were subjected to.

    Aug 30th, 2013 - 06:45 am - Link - Report abuse 0
  • ChrisR

    What an edifying spectacle of argie “manhood” this cunt is.

    Pity the bomb wan't a minute earlier.

    But I bet he wears his losers medal with pride: he will get another one soon.

    Aug 30th, 2013 - 07:54 am - Link - Report abuse 0
  • toxictaxitrader2

    If his defense is as good as he put up in Stanley,well I know another ring that could soon be penetrated.

    Aug 30th, 2013 - 08:26 am - Link - Report abuse 0
  • Escoses Doido

    Oh Matron!!!!!

    Aug 30th, 2013 - 10:43 am - Link - Report abuse 0
  • Briton

    This is just another con by argentina to play up to their cause,

    and if his team loses, then what ??

    Aug 30th, 2013 - 03:18 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • The Truth PaTroll

    @1, 4

    Well I'm glad we agree that even the lowest rank soldier is to be held fully responsible for the actions of their superiors and government.

    That is why every single solitary British soldier is a murderer given the proven genocide the Brits commited in Iraq, but also a bunch of losers and cowards: losers for losing the Iraq War (there is neither democracy nor peace there now), and cowards for running away from the mess they created and now exists there.

    Pathetic, miserable, worthless wastes of humanity, the British soldier. A force for evil in this world since circa 1500.

    Aug 30th, 2013 - 06:50 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • LEPRecon

    @8 - Tobias

    This from the man who blames EVERY European ALIVE today for ANYTHING bad that ever happened in the world.

    Hypocritical aren't you?

    As for this story, it appears to be about a loser whose been brought in to coach another bunch of losers.

    Hardly worth mentioning, really.

    Aug 31st, 2013 - 05:38 am - Link - Report abuse 0
  • Escoses Doido

    @8:

    ;-)

    Aug 31st, 2013 - 06:03 am - Link - Report abuse 0

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