1. It's All in the Mind: Playing the Relegation Game

    What a season it's been at the KC Stadium. Back in October, Hull City AFC were living the fairytale dream. They were the slumdog millionaires...

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  2. Are Harry Redknapp's Youngsters Actually Any Good?

    Tonight should be of even more interest than Sunday afternoon for Tottenham's long-suffering supporters. Injuries, suspensions, dodgy league form, and a suffocating schedule have conspired ...

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  3. It's All About...Columbus Crew

    We have been to Europe, we have ventured to Asia and Africa and ended up via Oceania and South America at the home of ''soccer'', the United States of America...

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  4. It's All About...Colo-Colo

    Before I started this piece, I asked myself what I really knew about South American football. Unsurprisingly, the three words that came to the front of my mind were Pele, Maradona, and Brazil in no particular order...

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  5. It's All About...Accra Hearts of Oak Sporting Club

    Today's episode in this series focuses our attention on the African football scene. Although many talented players such as George Weah, Jay-Jay Okocha and Majed Abdullah, as well as many of the ...

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  6. It's All About...Newcastle United (Jets)

    No. Not The Toon, The Barcodies, The Magpies. Whatever you want to call them. Today, the club that will enter into the illustrious annals of Bleacher Reportdom is none other than Newcastle United Jets of Newcastle, Australia...

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  7. It'a All About...Gamba Osaka

    Round Two of my new feature, "It's All About..." focuses on the growing impact of Asian football on world football...

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  8. It's All About...FC Barcelona

    As of today, I will be bringing you my fellow football enthusiasts here at B/R a brief insight into different football clubs from across the globe, both big and small. These findings will come in the "10 Things You May Not Know About...

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  9. The Premier League: A Geographic Anomaly

    This season's Premier League comprises six teams based in the Northwest, six in London, four in the North East and just four in other parts of England (Aston Villa, West Brom, Stoke and Portsmouth)...

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  10. The Transfer Window: Winners and Losers

    Manchester City have kicked off the New Year football shopping spree by signing English left-back Wayne Bridge...

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  11. Daniel: Deal for Doyle, Not Defoe

    There is bound to be a lot of speculation until February 2 surrounding Portsmouth forward Jermain Defoe's future, and whilst it is evident that the player himself does not want to remain ...

    Chris Potter Written by Chris Potter about over 5 years ago 165 reads 10 comments

  12. F.A. Cup Round 3: Milner Brace Helps Villa Past Gills

    On a cold Sunday afternoon in Kent, Aston Villa manager Martin O'Neil put out his strongest side against League Two opponents Gillingham...

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  13. EPL '09: Ten Things That Won't Happen!

    Following on from yesterday's article, "The EPL IN 2009: 10 Things That Will Happen", I have taken the dust cover off my crystal ball one last time: 'O wise, sagacious, omniscient ...

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  14. EPL '09: Ten Things That Will Happen!

    2009 will undoubtedly be a fascinating year for Premier League. For the first time in the Premier League, Liverpool are top of the table at the turn of the year...

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  15. End Of Year Special: Spurs Stars Don't Shine Bright

    Rarely has so little promising come from so much promise. Spurs have, with 20 points from the first half of the 2008-09 season, not just disappointed—they have failed spectacularly...

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  16. English Premier League in 2008: The Footy Awards

    We have our Premier League back. A new order is nigh. Never has the league table looked so intriguing at Christmas. Never has the league been so unpredictable...

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  17. Tottenham in 2008: A Year of Joy and Despair

    Well, a lot can happen in a year in the world of football, can't it? Tottenham started out at the beginning of 2008 in high spirits after the appointment of Juande Ramos as Martin Jol's replacement...

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  18. UEFA Cup: Tottenham Youngsters Given Chance To Impress

    A growing list of injuries and suspensions at White Hart Lane means that Harry Redknapp will have to rely on some of the club's more promising youngsters to ensure Tottenham's passage through to the last 32 of the UEFA Cup on Thursday night...

    Chris Potter Written by Chris Potter about over 5 years ago 259 reads 2 comments

  19. Real Madrid: Desperate Times Call For Desperate Measures

    With all of the qualification issues in the U.E.F.A. Champions League already decided before tonight, perhaps the most significant match of the night was the tie at El Bernabeu between Real Madrid and Zenit...

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  20. Football: What's on Your Christmas Wish-List?

    The festive season is upon us. And we all know what that means: football, football, and more football. Hallelujah! While managers and players will kick up the usual fuss about playing eight ...

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  21. Bundesliga: Hoffenheim Threatening Bayern Monopoly

    If Hull City's rise to prominence over the past decade is a fairytale for their hardened supporters, Hoffenheim's meteoric rise to the summit of the Bundesliga is nothing short of miraculous...

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  22. EPL: Winter's Here, Who Will Be Left in the Cold?

    As the euphoria of a new season starts to die down, the Premier League has started to take shape. Patterns are forming; impressions are more lasting...

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  23. Spurs-Blackburn: White-Hot Lennon Scorches Rovers

    Tottenham Hotspur beat Blackburn Rovers 1-0 this afternoon to climb to 14th and away from relegation—for the time being. The verdict will be: must do better...

    Chris Potter Written by Chris Potter about almost 6 years ago 139 reads 2 comments

  24. Tottenham V Blackburn Preview: Make Or Break for Gomes

    This afternoon could be one of the most important in Tottenham's recent history as they bid to retain the top-flight status they have for so long taken for granted...

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  25. Football Nutrition: Dunkin' Donuts, Tomato Ketchup and Baby Food

    Marcos Alvarez, the former physical instructor of Tottenham Hostpur, has spoken out this afternoon about the Spurs players' attitude towards nutrition...

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