1. English Premier League: Predicting Week 7 Results

    Last week, I beat BBC pundit Mark Lawrenson by a solitary point with my predictions as I guessed the score of three matches correctly (those at Wigan, West Brom and QPR) and chose the correct result in four other games...

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  2. English Premier League: Predicting Week 5 Results

    Two hat-trick heroes and two more comprehensive wins for Manchester City and Manchester United last weekend meant that the two clubs continue to occupy the top two places in the Premier ...

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  3. English Premier League: Predicting the Results in Week 4

    Liverpool manager Kenny Dalglish has today verbally defended his record signing of Andy Carroll (pictured above) after his England manager Fabio Capello bemoaned the £35 million player's fitness levels...

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  4. 50 Premier League Transfers Which Could Happen in January 2012

    The English transfer window slammed shut on Wednesday night, after a flurry of activity that saw Arsenal and Stoke bolster their squads significantly, Spurs sign the PFA Player of ...

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  5. English Premier League: Predicting the Results in Week 3

    Last weekend's 10 games brought 23 goals, three red cards and results which saw the two Manchester clubs, City and United occupy the first two positions...

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  6. The 50 Most Troubled Players in World Soccer History (Final Part)

    In part one, we met footballers convicted of drug offences, sexual deviancy, assault and counterfeit crimes ...

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  7. 50 Most Troubled Players in World Soccer History: Part One

    There are some footballers whose reputation has always preceded their talent, some who have wasted a chance of glory due to persistent ill discipline and making the wrong decisions ...

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  8. English Premier League: Predicting the Results of This Weekend's 10 Matches

    Last weekend's matches, the first of the 2011-12 season, produced several moments of drama and unpredictable scores...

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  9. English Premier League: 50 Things We Learned from Weekend 1 (Part Two)

    Following on from Part One of the slideshow, I continue my analysis of the nine matches which took place in the opening round of the Premier League season...

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  10. English Premier League: 50 Things We Learned in Weekend 1 (Part One)

    Forty four yellow cards and two red cards. Just 14 goals from eight matches. Not a single home victory. Slip-ups from Chelsea and Liverpool...

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  11. Predicting the Results of EPL's Opening Week of 2011-12

    The Premier League's Chief Executive Richard Scudamore this morning announced that he and his colleagues have decided to postpone Tottenham Hotspur's home match against Everton...

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  12. World Football: The Top 50 Games You Must Watch This Season

    The football season is upon us. MLS football started in March. In July, the Scottish league kicked off, last weekend it was the Championship, next weekend will be the turn of the Premier League and the Bundesliga...

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  13. Premier League Transfer Rumours: 4 Biggest Stories of the Day

    There are now just ten days until the 2011-12 Premier League starts. And what a season it should be! Of the the three teams that have been promoted from the Championship, Swansea ...

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  14. Arsenal Transfer Rumours: 4 Midfield Stars Still Linked with Moves to Club

    With one first team player having already left the club and at least one more likely to depart before the opening round of 2011-12 Premier League fixtures a fortnight today, this summer has been tough for Arsenal fans...

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  15. World Football Transfer Rumours: Top 50 Players Still on the Move?

    With just one or two weeks to go before most European domestic football leagues kick off the 2011/12 season, there is still frenetic action going on behind the scenes, according to the international football media...

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  16. French Revolution: Qatari Billionaires to Resurrect Paris Saint-Germain?

    London has five, Lisbon and Madrid have three, Milan has two. Paris only has one. The French city is one of only a handful of European capital cities to be represented in its country's top flight football league by only one team...

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  17. English Premier League Transfers: Top 8 Rumors of the Week

    The transfer rumour mill has been in full flight in recent weeks, but very little has come of the stories circulating on the blogosphere and in leading international newspapers...

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  18. World Football: 50 Most Marketable Stars in 2011 (Final Part)

    In Part One and Part Two of this countdown we have looked at all kinds of footballers and former footballers from around the world. There have been the good, the bad and...the handsome...

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  19. World Football: 50 Most Marketable Stars in 2011 (Part 2)

    In the following slideshow, I continue my countdown of figures in world football who appeal to big brands and big companies...whether it is for their infamy, influence, looks, model lifestyle, suave persona or just their talent with a football...

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  20. World Football: 50 Most Marketable Stars in 2011 (Part One)

    Forbes magazine recently released its latest table of the highest-paid soccer stars in the world. English star David Beckham , currently at MLS club LA Galaxy, topped the list with 2010-11 earnings of $40 million and a total worth of $219 million...

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  21. EPL: Top 8 Manchester United Transfer Rumours This Summer

    Manchester United won the Premier League by nine points last season, scored nine goals more than any other team and lost fewer than half the games of their nearest rivals, Chelsea and Manchester City ...

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  22. Premier League: Top 8 Transfer Rumours of the Week

    This week Gervinho, John Arne Riise, Johnathan Woodgate and Stewart Downing have all found themselves new clubs...

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  23. Premier League Transfers: Top 10 Deals Done This Summer

    20 Premier League clubs have spent a total of more than £130 million in less than two months since the end of the 2010/2011 campaign. On face value, that is a lot of money...

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  24. EPL Transfer Rumours: Latest on £22 Million Samir Nasri Deal and More

    Reports suggest that Samir Nasri is set to follow in former teammate and compatriot Gael Clichy's footsteps, with a £22 million move from Arsenal to Manchester City looking likely to happen today...

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  25. EPL Transfer Rumours: Chelsea Shying Away from Luka Modric and More

    Today's top English Premier League transfers include reports of Chelsea switching their attentions from Tottenham Hotspur's Luka Modric to a young German playmaker, Manchester City ...

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