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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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Rafa Reigns as Di Matteo Bites the Dust

As all football fans know, it’s only a matter of time in each Barclays Premier League season before the first managerial casualties are confirmed. This season is no different and, sure enough, it’s taken just twelve games for the first … Continue reading

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Luis Suarez: The Jewel In Liverpool’s Crown

Liverpool Football club have endured a tough few years. The financial mismanagement of the previous owners, Tom Hicks and George Gillett, and their decisions regarding the hiring and firing of personnel (most notably replacing Rafa Benitez with Roy Hodgson) left … 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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T-Shirt Protest Should Provide Wake Up Call for F.A. and Friends

Racism in football has become a hot topic in recent times, particularly in England but also across Europe.  There have been several high profile incidents over the last couple of seasons where the issue of race has been a factor … 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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