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El Clasico it Ain’t! Bayern to Battle Blues in Munich!

The Champions’ League semi-finals were played to a close this week, as the second-legs of this year’s last four match-ups took place in Barcelona and Madrid respectively. Many had predicted, right from the start of this year’s tournament, that we … Continue reading

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Wolves are Down but Who Will Join Them?

Wolverhampton Wanderers became the first club to be officially relegated from the Barclays Premier League this season. Sunday afternoon’s home defeat at the hands of title challengers Manchester City confirmed Wolves’ fate but, with five teams currently battling it out … Continue reading

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Meanwhile in the Premier League 14th-16th April

Due to the F.A. Cup semi-finals, last weekend’s Premier League action was restricted to just six fixtures. Everton, Liverpool , Tottenham and Chelsea were all on cup duty, forcing their league games to be re-scheduled for a later date. Due … Continue reading

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History Haunts Spanish Clubs in Champions’ League Semis (1st Legs)

In just under a month, two giants of European club football will go head to head in a winner-takes-all encounter, the prize; to be crowned Champions’ League winners for 2011/12. Europe’s elite club competition is approaching its climax and this … Continue reading

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Is This The End For Harry’s Hotspur?

From “genuine” title contenders in January, Tottenham Hotspur’s 2012 has seen them slip to fourth place in the league and crash out of the F.A. Cup in emphatic fashion. With many at the club, including Harry Redknapp, sought after by … 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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Meanwhile in the Premier League 9th-11 April

More midweek action in from the Barclays Premier League, as the second round of fixtures in the Easter holiday, double header were completed before the weekend. Last time on “Meanwhile” we did the equivalent of paying out on top spot … Continue reading

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