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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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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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Premier League 12/13:The Opening Fixtures and What They Told Us

The waiting is finally over! The Barclays Premier League is back and it’s back with a bang. The new season is now eleven games old and, from what we’ve seen so far, it’s shaping up to be every bit as … Continue reading

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B.P.L. Preview 2012-13 Part Two: Relegation, Surprise Package and Predictions

In this the second part of our 2012/12 Barclays Premier League preview, I’ll take a look at the teams likely to be involved in the relegation dogfight come the end of the season and which team may be the surprise … Continue reading

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Barclays Premier League 2012/13 Preview Part 1: The Top Six

The new Barclays Premier League season kicks off this weekend. Yes, it has only been a couple of months since Aguero’s injury time winner sealed the title for City and we’ve all had other sporting events to occupy our minds’; … Continue reading

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Rueful Russians! Desperate Dutch! Irate Italians?

Day eleven of Euro 2012 and only ten teams remain. Along with Ireland, Sweden, Denmark and Poland, some names that many would have expected to fall at the first hurdle (no disrespect meant), the final two teams on the list … 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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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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