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The Decline of International Football?

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As domestic football has resumed, with entertainment and goals aplenty, there is a strong argument to claim that the recent international break is unnecessary and that there has therefore been a serious decline in international football. Indeed, Harry Redknapp even had his say as a guest pundit on BT Sport, … Read More

Goalkeeping Miracles and Surprise this week in the Premier League

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Goalkeepers proved their worth this week in matches across the board. Everton recorded a draw away from home against a threatening and attacking Manchester City side. For the first time, Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola has not won at home, but they remain top of the Premier League on 19 … Read More

"There’s definitely too much money in the professional game."

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There is an awful amount of money in the English Premier League, money that cannot be comprehended. Even when compared to other major leagues (Spanish, German, Italian), the financial muscle of the English league is staggering. Given this, there is no real surprise that teams in less developed non-European countries … Read More

Foul Play: More Evidence of Football Corruption Surfaces

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An undercover investigation by the Telegraph has revealed evidence of corruption and bribery at the highest level. Their evidence reveals that as many as eight managers and assistant managers are suspected of taking backhand deals or “bungs” as is referred to in the secretly filmed footage. Football agents are seen … Read More

Southgate’s young England look for Stability

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England fans are used to disbelief and shock when it comes to their national team. The low expectations England football fans have come to expect this year, from embarrassing Iceland defeat to the shock of the allegations against Sam Allardyce, are becoming commonplace. For this reason, the England team selection … Read More

Big Sam, big talk, big trouble

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The most successful permanent England manager (statistically) of all time has been forced out of his job, and no-one is surprised. A situation which would have seemed ridiculous just 36 hours ago now seems to have ended in the only sensible conclusion, after Sam Allardyce was filmed in a meeting … Read More

Anyone's Game – 2016/17 Premier League Preview

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So here we go. After the Year of the Fox, the most unpredictable season in the history of the Premier League, we’re now on the edge of what will surely be the most competitive. After Leicester’s shock victory in May, the next ten months really are anyone’s game, with some … Read More

Anyone’s Game – 2016/17 Premier League Preview

2 years ago / 0 comments

So here we go. After the Year of the Fox, the most unpredictable season in the history of the Premier League, we’re now on the edge of what will surely be the most competitive. After Leicester’s shock victory in May, the next ten months really are anyone’s game, with some … Read More

Football: ‘It’s a man’s game’

3 years ago / 0 comments

This idea that certain sports are tailored to certain audiences applies to quite a few different games, but since I’m a football fan, I thought I’d relate more specifically to this particular sport and my experience as a fan. I’ve grown up around football since I can remember, and have … Read More

Leeds unite with season-ticket offer Rob Cairns Football

3 years ago / 0 comments

WITH the increasing concern over the price of football and ever-rising ticket prices in recent years, it is an unexpected breath of fresh air when a club has the decency to offer its fans an incredible incentive. It comes as even more of a surprise when that club is the … Read More