1. UEFA Euro 2012 Qualifying: Ranking the Top 25 Players in the Tournament

    Euro 2012 qualifying begins again in earnest this week as Serbia, Italy, Spain and more prepare to square off in a battle for continental domination...

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  2. Robin Van Persie: What Is He Thinking? (The Interactive EPL Game)

    Welcome to the third installment of an interactive experiment. During the course of this slideshow, you will be presented with a series of photographs of an athlete—this week, Arsenal's frail freight train Robin van Persie...

    William Gish Written by William Gish about almost 4 years ago 1,195 reads 6 comments

  3. West Ham United Vs. Tottenham Hotspur: A Brief History of the London Rivalry

    West Ham United and Tottenham Hotspur meet tomorrow at White Hart Lane. The match may go great lengths to deciding each team’s fate for the 2010-11 season...

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  4. EPL Week 30: The Weekend's Premier League Matches in Numbers

    Numbers are hidden everywhere. As any madcap mathematician would tell you, they are the key to infinity. Infinity ultimately holds little sway in the world of the EPL, but numbers are still of paramount importance...

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  5. West Ham Trump Arsenal: Supporting the Bottom Four Beats Supporting the Big Four

    EPL sides have more passionate, fanatical, hopelessly devoted supporters than any other sports teams on Earth...

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  6. West Ham Captain Matthew Upson Intends to Make Top Player of Da Costa

    West Ham United defender Manuel Da Costa is young and dangerous. In the Hammers’ recent league win over Stoke City , 24-year-old Da Costa scored a brilliant header from teammate Thomas Hitzlsperger’s expertly placed free kick...

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  7. Arsenal vs. Barcelona at Camp Nou: 5 Stunning Second Leg Rumors

    Tomorrow’s Arselona Super Clash decides the fate of each club’s season. For Barcelona, advancing means the opportunity to win La Liga and the Champions League, among other things...

    William Gish Written by William Gish about almost 4 years ago 1,205 reads 12 comments

  8. Dirk Kuyt: What Is He Thinking? (The Interactive EPL Game)

    Welcome to the second installment of an interactive experiment. During the course of this slide show, you will be presented with a series of photographs of an athlete—this week, Liverpool's Dutchman Dirk Kuyt...

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  9. West Ham Trounces Stoke City with Excellent Play from Parker, Hitzlsperger, Ba

    Looks like Avram Grant has a master plan after all. Barclay’s Player of the Month Scott Parker dominated the right side, Thomas Hitzlsperger dominated the left side, Demba ...

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  10. EPL Match Preview: West Ham United vs. Stoke City FC

    Stoke City FC travels to East London tomorrow to take on West Ham United at Upton Park. The match is of paramount importance to West Ham, who currently sit 19th in the table, in the thick of the relegation battle...

    William Gish Written by William Gish about almost 4 years ago 344 reads 5 comments

  11. Fernando Torres: What Is He Thinking? (New Interactive EPL Game)

    Welcome to the inaugural installment of an interactive experiment! During the course of this slide show, you will be presented with a series of photographs of an athlete—this week, Fernando Torres...

    William Gish Written by William Gish about almost 4 years ago 1,561 reads 20 comments

  12. West Ham United Dismantles Liverpool at Boleyn Ground as Relegation Battle Heats

    A late goal from Liverpool fullback Glen Johnson wasn’t enough to stave the tide as West Ham United defeated the Reds 3-1 at Boleyn Ground this morning. The match marked German midfielder Thomas Hitzlsperger 's return from a prolonged injury...

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  13. Fernando Torres' 2010-11 EPL Season: A Hero's Journey Told in Photos and Verse

    Fernando Torres is a tragic hero and journeyman hewn in the mold of icons like Frodo, Anakin Skywalker and even Jesus...

    William Gish Written by William Gish about almost 4 years ago 1,347 reads 16 comments

  14. EPL: West Ham United and Olympic Stadium, a Match Made in Shallow Public Coffers

    To all but the most ardent West Ham United and Tottenham Hotspur supporters, the matter of the Olympic Stadium has faded from memory...

    William Gish Written by William Gish about almost 4 years ago 1,730 reads 19 comments

  15. 6 Reasons Arsenal Beat Barcelona in Their Champions League Clash

    The web is awash with analysis of yesterday’s Champions League clash at Emirates Stadium. Experts from all sides have taken to the Internet with microscopic dissections of the epic match...

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  16. 5 Unorthodox Tactics Arsenal Are Rumored To Employ vs. Barcelona

    Even fans of Arsenal know that the London side faces an uphill slog tomorrow. No matter how good the Gunners are, they aren’t Barcelona...

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  17. Demba Ba Brace Earns West Ham a Point Against West Brom

    West Ham United’s transfer signings may well save its season. Two weeks ago at Bloomfield Road, the spirited play and debut goal of Robbie Keane helped West Ham secure a 3-1 victory over Blackpool away from home...

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  18. Carlos Tevez: Will the 2011 EPL MVP Lead City to Victory over United?

    Manchester City captain Carlos Tevez has led his team to great heights in the 2010-11 English Premier League season. As of this writing, City is third in league on 49 points...

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  19. Bent, Gerrard, Drogba And More: The Most Inane EPL Headlines Of The Week

    Here’s the thing — writers need to make a living. They need to put bread on the table, coal in the stove, oil in the lamps and clothes on the backs of whatever ungrateful ...

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  20. Arsenal's 2011 EPL Title Hopes: The Grand Illusion

    And so it begins... I have put on my armor. It is newfangled and somewhat fierce. I have drawn my samurai sword, and I am prepared for combat. I am ready to accept responsibility for the consequences of my actions...

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  21. The Long and Short of the 2011 EPL: The 5 Tallest and 5 Shortest Players

    Soccer is not a sport like basketball, in which players face a severe disadvantage if they stand under 6 foot 3 inches or thereabouts...

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  22. Arsenal Loses Mega Lead, Manchester United Ends Unbeaten Run: What It All Means

    Saturday was the day of the giant killers. First place Manchester United fell 2-1 to last place Wolverhampton Wanderers yesterday at Molineux, ending its 29-game unbeaten streak...

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  23. NBA 2011: The 10 Best High-Flying Gravity-Defying Dunk Maestros in the League

    Many basketball fans believe the slam dunk to be a relatively recent phenomenon, one brought to prominence by 70s ABA stars like Dr. J and perfected by 90s NBA stars like Michael Jordan...

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  24. Reenergized West Ham United Smashes Blackpool at Bloomfield Road

    There’s no predicting a London state of mind. Two weeks ago, Avram Grant and West Ham United looked ready to throw in the towel. Tonight, a newly reenergized Hammers squad smashed Blackpool FC 3-1 at Bloomfield Road...

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  25. The 5 Most Shocking Last Minute EPL Transfers Of January 2011

    In a matter of hours the January 2011 English Premier League transfer window will draw to a close. Some of the most shocking deals in recent memory have taken place in the past handful ...

    William Gish Written by William Gish about almost 4 years ago 6,260 reads 1 comments