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Sport | Tough ties await for British sides as Champions League returns

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The Champions League returns this week and has thrown up some mouthwatering ties in the first round of the knockout stage. Manchester City are set to experience the knockout rounds for the first time as they face four-time winners Barcelona. Whilst Manuel Pellegrini would have loved an easier path to … Read More

Sport | FA Cup – City take wind out of Mourinho's sails

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The fifth round of the FA Cup came around again this weekend and the interesting matchups once again failed to disappoint, bringing some intriguing quarter final prospects. The standout match of the round on Saturday came with the clash of the titans on Saturday, as Manchester City hosted league leaders Chelsea. With eyes … Read More

Sport | Transfer window round-up

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Another chaotic month of transfers drew to a close last month, leaving fans up and down the country wondering whether their team has done enough as they enter the latter stages of the Premier League season. Chelsea were the busiest club at the top end of the league, most notably recruiting Mohamed … Read More

Sport | Arsenal and City await draw of death after Champions League slip-ups

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Following weekend defeats, Chelsea and Manchester United secured 1-0 victories en route to securing top spot in the group stages, while Arsenal and Manchester City settle for second, quite literally in the case of the latter. Though certainly a victory they can be proud of, City boss Manuel Pellegrini’s excitement … Read More

Sport | Premier League – Review and Predictions

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With almost a quarter of the Premier League gone we’re making our predictions for what will be an incredibly competitive season First Place – Chelsea With Mourinho back at the helm and a vital win against Man City at the weekend, Chelsea are looking like real favourites to win the title. The … Read More

Sport | Champions League Round-up

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Chelsea continued their excellent recent form with a comprehensive and thoroughly professional 3-0 win away to Schalke, in the process establishing themselves at the top of Group E. A rejuvenated Fernando Torres did the damage, with 2 excellent finishes. The first was a back post header, the second was a … Read More

Sport | Arsenal – season so far

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Victoria Concordia Crescit. Victory through harmony. It was a summer of torment, ridicule, anger and capitulation, according to the media and the fans alike. But in the shadows, the man they call “Le Professeur” had a sharp smirk on his face. After 8 years of trophyless torment and the consistent … Read More

Arsenal await Bantamweight clash

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    LS Sport’s Joseph Begaj previews the upcoming Bradford City vs Arsenal game in the  League Cup.   The Fifth Round of the League Cup kicks off on Tuesday December 11 and two local clubs have made the last eight. Whilst Leeds United’s fixture with current ‘Kings of Europe’ … Read More

Champions League Review – Week 5

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  Arsenal became the second British team to qualify for the knockout stages of the Uefa Champions League, defeating current Ligue 1 champions Montpellier 2-0 at the Emirates Stadium on Wednesday night in a largely one-sided affair.   The home team made the brighter start. A Mikel Arteta cross in … Read More

Premier League Round Up

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Here’s David Ahluwalia‘s take on another exciting weekend in the Premiership that saw a thrilling North London derby, Luis Suarez showing both the good and ugly sides of his game, and defeats for Manchester United and Chelsea away from home saw Manchester City rise to the top of the table … Read More