1. Super Mario Balotelli and His Manchester City Madness

    Manchester City 's title race might not yet be over with their 4-0 win over West Brom on Wednesday night and with Manchester United 's 1-0 loss at Wigan at the same time, but one of their players' time with them might be—Mario Balotelli ...

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  2. Just How Genuine Were the Fabrice Muamba Prayers from Everyone?

    It was the biggest story in sport a few weeks back. Fabrice Muamba , Premier League footballer for Bolton Wanderers , collapsed on the White Hart Lane pitch during his side’s ...

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  3. Homophobia in Football: Tackling the Taboo

    How many openly homosexual professional footballers can you name? Don’t worry if your list isn’t very big—there are hardly any to be named...

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  4. Scott Parker: The Man to Lead the England Soccer Team

    Scott Parker is in the form of his life. Playing a key role this season in Tottenham Hotspur ’s title challenge, the midfield general is widely suggested to be a favourite in another more individual race: for the England team captaincy...

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  5. Player Profile: Whatever Happened to Fernando Torres?

    After moving to Liverpool from his boyhood club Athletico Madrid in the summer of 2007, the Spanish hotshot was quickly heralded to be one of the supreme strikers in the English Premier League...

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  6. UEFA Financial Fair Play: Is Soccer Facing a Financial Revolution?

    It is more-or-less universally accepted that for a soccer club to be an enduring champion, it has to be tremendously rich. It has been that way for as long as modern fans can remember...

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  7. Modern Magic Has Tottenham Spurs Fans Tasting Glory Once Again

    Any Spurs fans worth their salt know that winning should never be taken lightly. There have been too many years of mediocrity for that not to be the case...

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  8. Is Brad Friedel the Right Fit for Tottenham Spurs?

    It was confirmed earlier today that veteran United States goalkeeper Brad Friedel has signed a two-year contract for Tottenham Hotspur...

    George Hopkin Written by George Hopkin about over 3 years ago 650 reads 8 comments

  9. The Golden Boot Shortlist: Which Premier League Player Will Score the Most Goals

    There is certainly not a lack of strikers of the highest quality in the Barclays Premier League this season, but only one of them can come out as the season's top goalscorer...

    George Hopkin Written by George Hopkin about 4 years ago 1,176 reads 19 comments

  10. Can Harry Redknapp Manage the Loss of Michael Dawson, Tottenham's Injury Crisis?

    Michael Dawson should have been celebrating on Friday night after obtaining his first competitive England cap in Fabio Capello's side's European Qualifier against Bulgaria...

    George Hopkin Written by George Hopkin about 4 years ago 370 reads 8 comments

  11. Valencia Vanquished By Real: It's Not Over Just Yet, Barca

    By beating Valencia at El Santiago Bernabeu yesterday afternoon Real Madrid sent out a clear message to league leaders Barcelona: "We're not giving up...

    George Hopkin Written by George Hopkin about over 4 years ago 134 reads 0 comments

  12. Will Real Madrid Blitz English Football Again?

    A year ago Real Madrid swept across Europe to snatch Xabi Alonso, Alvaro Arbeloa and Cristiano Ronaldo from the English Premier League...

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  13. Derby Deliverance: Tottenham Spurs Now Have Their Eyes on the Prize

    The significance of this afternoon's London Derby could not have been greater. A fantastic display from Tottenham Hotspur FC ensured that the team would finish the weekend in the driving seat for the elusive final UEFA Champions' League position...

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  14. The North London Derby Poem '10 - A Match Report

    It is Wednesday 14th April 2010 and Tottenham Hotspur Football Club celebrate a fantastic 2-1 derby victory over their hated arch-rivals, Arsenal Football Club. A bullet won a match tonight, But it wasn't from a gun...

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