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Euro 2012 Quarter Finals: Some Shocks in Store?

In earlier posts I had a stab at predicting who would make the last eight and, after all has been said and done, I emerged with a prediction accuracy of 50%. While this ain’t much to shout about, it isn’t … Continue reading

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Euro 2012: Taking a Breather

The Group stage is at an end, twelve frenetic days and forty-eight pulsating games later and we have arrived at our first rest-day. With no Euro action for us to feast on this evening, many face a night of classic … Continue reading

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On A Wing and A Prayer Euro 2012 Group Predictions

Following on from my profiles of the sixteen teams competing at Euro 2012, I thought I’d throw my sixpence into the ring and have a bash at some predictions. Trying to call what is likely to happen at major footballing … Continue reading

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Why Roy was Right To Call up Martin Kelly

England won their final warm-up game before Euro 2012 on Saturday evening, defeating a young  Belgium side which comprised several burgeoning superstars and is  highly thought of around Europe at the moment. The Three Lions came out 1-0 winners in … Continue reading

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Meanwhile in the Premier League:The Grand Finale!

The dust has settled on another Barclays Premier League season and what a season it was!The twentieth anniversary of the Premier League produced more goals than ever before and is widely regarded as being the best season in the history … Continue reading

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Meanwhile in the Premier League 5th – 8th May

The penultimate round of fixtures in this year’s Barclays Premier League were played last weekend and the results left some issues still to be decided. As we approach the climax of what has been a rollercoaster of a season, the … Continue reading

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Time For Technology as Chelsea Claim Kudos in Cup Controversy

The debate over goal-line technology in football and the overwhelming need for it dominates the headlines yet again this week, in a season which has seen no small amount of controversy regarding officials, decisions and the rules of the game. … Continue reading

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Premier League Midweek Round-Up

Not a lot is certain as the Barclays Premier League approaches its final weekend, much is yet to be decided. With most teams having already played 36 games of the 2011/12 season, some were playing midweek catch-up over the last … Continue reading

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Rivalry Renewed: F.A. Cup Final Preview

Date: Saturday May 5th K.O. : 5.15 PM (BST) Venue: Wembley Stadium Saturday May 5th sees Liverpool face Chelsea in the F.A. Cup final at Wembley. The show-piece final, which was once the final game of the English season, will … Continue reading

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F.A. Cup Semi-Final Review

Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the past fortnight, you are likely to know that this year’s F.A. Cup semi-finals took place at Wembley over the weekend. The draw had served up two derby matches, pitting rivals from … Continue reading

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