Belfast Telegraph

Sunday 20 April 2014

Football review 2012: The match of the year

A look back at the year in football

Manchester City 3 QPR 2, May, selected by Sam Wallace
I was in the press box watching City fans walk out when QPR took the lead. When Sergio Aguero's winner went in there was a joy among the fans you rarely see. It was the joy of those who have known what it is to be starved of success, and have had to endure the success of others for longer than most of them can recall.

With a new year beginning, our series looks back at the highs, lows, absurd and brilliant from the world of football in 2012.

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