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Fine margins are the difference in a tight Premier League title race

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The team that wins the league this season may not boast the most expensive squad, play the most dangerous attacking football, or even be the most solid at the back. In this tightest of title races the team that proves the most versatile, that can change the way it plays … Read More

City back to their best – Premier League Review 29/30th Oct

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Manchester City, after a recent drop in form, returned to their scintillating best on Saturday as they dismantled West Brom at the Hawthorns with considerable ease, winning 4-0. This was followed by Tuesday night’s hugely 3-1 impressive victory over Barcelona. This week could well have been a huge turning point … Read More

The not so English Premier League

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(Photo from Reuters) 16 out of the current 20 premier league clubs have a foreign-owner; can you name the exceptions? Will they be the focus of the next wave of FDI (foreign direct investment) into the glorious game? Premier league clubs have made a remarkable 14 season consecutive post-tax loss, … 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

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

Should the Premier League Introduce a Winter Break?

3 years ago / 0 comments

STRICTLY speaking, Premier League footballers aren’t supposed to be tucking into the turkey too much come Christmas Day, nor is there the option to go overboard on the wine. In many respects, the ‘merry’ is often taken out of the Christmas for the stars of England’s top flight tier, who … Read More

Lucrative TV deal leaves football fans livid

4 years ago / 0 comments

Whether you are a football fan or not, everyone is aware of the vast amounts of money associated with the ‘Beautiful Game’, from player transfers to sponsorship deals. Therefore, it was no surprise when the new £5.136bn Premier League TV rights deal was recently announced. The deal, shared between TV giants … Read More

FOOTBALL: Transfer Window round up

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As the transfer window slammed shut at precisely 11pm last night (except for loans of course, but we’ll gloss over them), English Premier League clubs could reflect on a grand total of £130 million spent, 35 new faces to be welcomed into the squads, and the usual hyperbolic amount of … Read More

Sport | Breathtaking Premier League season comes to a close

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A breathtaking season of Premier League football came to a relatively lacklustre conclusion on Sunday as Manchester City were crowned champions for the second time in three years. A comfortable 2-0 win over West Ham handed the Blues the trophy as Liverpool’s glimmer of hope that they could reclaim the … Read More