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Manchester City clinch title with ease

7 months ago / 0 comments

It seems rather ironic that the most worthy of Premier League champions clinched their title in such an unexciting fashion, as strugglers West Brom managed a 1-0 win against Manchester City’s closest challengers Manchester United to gift City their first Premier League crown since 2014, and their third title in … Read More

Gunners lack firepower in League Cup Final

8 months ago / 0 comments

Both teams came into this game with not the best run of form. Manchester City’s dreams of becoming the first ever English team to win a quadruple were over having lost to Wigan in the FA Cup on Monday. Arsenal, on the other hand, saw a terrific win over Everton, … Read More

Chelsea and Man City in battle for WSL Title

3 years ago / 0 comments

THIS weekend sees the end of the FA Women’s Super League 2014/15, and for the third year running it has come down to the final set of fixtures to see who will be crowned champion. However, last year’s winners, Liverpool, are not in contention. This time last season they pipped … Read More

English clubs fail to impress in latest Champions League action

4 years ago / 0 comments

On Tuesday night, Liverpool visited Spain to take on the might of Real Madrid. Despite Brendan Rodgers surprising and alarming fans in equal measure by naming what was definitely not his strongest side for this titanic encounter, the Reds acquitted themselves well, only going down to an excellent Karim Benzema goal … Read More

Sport | City take first step to quadruple with Capital One Cup win

5 years ago / 0 comments

Wembley was host to the Capital One Cup this weekend, seeing Manchester City aim to secure their first trophy under new manager Manuel Pellegrini. Despite what was a strong performance from Sunderland, City proved too much after coming from behind to win 3-1. Manchester City were overwhelming favourites going into the game and … Read More

Sport | Comment – Sin bins to replace red cards in football?

5 years ago / 0 comments

This week saw the return of the Champions league with much anticipated games as Manchester City and Arsenal hosted Barcelona and Bayern Munich, arguably the two best teams in the world. Both games were set to be fascinating encounters – could City’s attacking prowess overcome Barca’s strangling grip of possession? Could Arsenal conquer … Read More

Sport | Champions League – City and Arsenal see red

5 years ago / 0 comments

England’s teams made a disastrous start to the knockout phase of the Champions League as the first round of last 16 games were contested this week. Both Manchester City and Arsenal face mountains to climb at the Nou Camp and Allianz Arena should their quests for European silverware continue into … Read More

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

5 years ago / 0 comments

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 | Deadline day – expect the unexpected

5 years ago / 0 comments

As Arsenal and Liverpool have started the season well, and Chelsea and City have continued to grow since the new year, LS Sport predicts an onslaught of players coming into the bottom half of the Premier League on the 31st, as the gap between 11th and 20th tightens. Indeed, just … Read More

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

5 years ago / 0 comments

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