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Barclays Premier League Weekend Round-Up

Hi and welcome back to It’s All in the Game after a longer than anticipated sabbatical; apologies. Back in the game for 2013 and with the EPL having emerged from its frantic, festive frenzy of football, I’m here to bring … Continue reading

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Barclays Premier League Pre-Christmas Report

The weekend saw the sixteenth round of fixtures in the Barclays Premier League, which means that we’re approaching the all-important festive footballing frenzy which is Christmas in the EPL. Beginning next weekend the Premier League enters a programme which will … Continue reading

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Slipping Stoke Starting to Scare Supporters

They’re not the most fashionable side in the Barclays Premier League and they’re certainly not the most stylish but, over the last four seasons, Stoke City, under manager Tony Pulis, have managed to establish themselves as Premier League perennials. However, … Continue reading

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Premier League Early Season Report Card

The weekend just past saw (for the vast majority of clubs) the tenth round of fixtures in the Barclays Premier League season 2012/13. It’s generally accepted that after ten games things have usually settled down, following the early season frenzy … Continue reading

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All is Not Well with “The Best League in the World”

It’s All in the Game is back after an enforced sabbatical and there’s a lot to talk about.  Plenty has happened in the weeks since the last post, even though the season is still very much in its infancy. There … Continue reading

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On The Eve of the Transfer Deadline

The 2012/13 Barclays Premier League season is two weeks old, however, the transfer window remains open for another thirty-one hours. However you feel about the window remaining open for a fortnight after the season gets underway, the fact remains that … Continue reading

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The Andy Carroll Quandary

Pre-season, the most nightmarish time in any football fan’s year;  rumours, gossip and hearsay abound, players are linked with moves here and there, often on no surer grounds than a whimsical thought in the mind of a journalist. Nothing is … Continue reading

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