1. Infographics: Costa, Aguero Race to Golden Boot

    As the Premier League has panned out in the last few seasons, of the teams having reasonably good defences*, those having the best striker win the title come the end of the season, more often than not...

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  2. Firing Blanks | a Look at Balotelli, Adebayor, Dzeko, Van Persie

    While this season has seen Diego Costa and Sergio Aguero put in prolific performances for their respective clubs, there are some high-profile names who are struggling to hit the back of the net...

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  3. Injured Hibbard Named in Gloucester Side

    Despite being under no obligation to do so, the Wales camp have confirmed that the British Lion was released back to the Cherry and Whites on Tuesday.....

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  4. Abramovich Learns That Stability and Cool Heads Can Still Win Trophies

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  5. Downing: Teddy Sheringham Has Rescued My England Career

    Stewart Downing has revealed how coaching lessons from England legend Teddy Sheringham rescued his international career.....

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  6. Xherdan Shaqiri Reveals Bayern Munich Blocked Summer Anfield Move

    Bayern Munich star Xherdan Shaqiri has revealed he was wanted by Liverpool in the summer but that the German club refused to let him leave.....

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  7. Ake Is Happy After Being Assured of His Chelsea Future by Mourinho

    Jose Mourinho has held more talks with Nathan Ake to assure the Holland Under-21 defender he has a future at Chelsea .....

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  8. Wayne Rooney Will Still Trail Sir Bobby Even When He Breaks Records

    Sir Bobby Charlton, when he presents Wayne Rooney with a ceremonial 100th cap on Saturday, will do so quietly aware that his successor in the Manchester United attack does not, and probably never will, figure in his own rare class as a footballer..

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  9. Should Spurs' Eric Dier Have Pulled out of the England Under-21 Squad?

    Sadly it has become a common occurrence for members of England's elite to reject an opportunity to represent their country in the modern era.....

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  10. Can Jackson Martinez Solve Liverpool's Attacking Problems?

    Liverpool have made a disappointing start to the new season despite spending heavily in the summer, and one of the most worrying aspects of their performances has been the loss of last season's attacking spark...

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  11. How Manchester United Can Accommodate £29m Signing Ander Herrera

    Manchester United are yet to have a full squad for any Premier League fixture this season and its effecting them, with just four wins from 11 games this season.....

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  12. Why Cesc Fabregas' Injury Could Damage Chelsea's Slick Attacking System

    Chelsea midfielder Cesc Fabregas is facing a spell on the sidelines after he was sent home from Spain international duty, and while the Spanish FA insisted it was a minor muscular ...

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  13. Why Getting Mikel Arteta's New Deal Sorted Should Be a Priority for Arsenal

    Arsenal 's season is beginning to turn pear-shaped and unlike previous seasons, the drop in performance level has come a few months earlier than first expected.....

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  14. Pedro: 'Pep's Barca Is Never Coming Back'

    It was the turn of FC Barcelona winger Pedro to sit behind the microphones in the Ciudad de Fútbol press room on Thursday. The player looked ahead to Saturday's EURO 2016 qualifier against Belorussia...

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  15. Italy Bury the Hatchet with Mario Balotelli After Being Recalled

    Italy defender defender Giorgio Chiellini insists there are no lingering resentments between Mario Balotelli and the rest of the Italy squad following their first-round exit at the World Cup...

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  16. Ireland-Scotland: Cultural Cousins, Football Frenemies

    Ireland and Scotland share a lot of cultural similarities but when it's come to sharing players the Scots are less than pleased. There'll be plenty of booing at Celtic Park but will it intimidate or inspire the visitors...

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  17. Old Fashioned Wing Play to Keep Swans in Top Half

    Calum Chambers' budding Arsenal career was going swimmingly it seemed, until the former Southampton teenager ran into a certain winger at the Liberty Stadium.....

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  18. Lafferty to Score, N. Ireland to Win vs. Romania

    Romania and Northern Ireland put their unbeaten records in Group F of the Euro 2016 qualifiers on the line when the Tricolorii entertain Michael O'Neill's surprising pace-setters in Bucharest...

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  19. Ireland, Scotland Tipped to Both Score

    With both sets of players and managers knowing each other very well, and both teams being at a similar level, this Euro 2016 Qualifier is hard to call says Daniel McDonnell, but backing both sides to hit the back of the net could be the way to play...

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  20. FAW and Adidas Reveal New Look Away Kit for 2014/15

    The new away shirt has returned to a traditional colour for the Welsh national team, yellow, which has been a fan favourite since the 1980s.....

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  21. FA Respond to FIFA: 'We Don't Accept Criticism'

    The FA has today responded to the statement from the Chairman of the Adjudicatory Chambers of the FIFA Ethics Committee on the report of the inquiry into the 2018/2022 FIFA World Cup bidding process...

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  22. Once Upon a Time…There Was a Boy Named Torres

    Think of Fernando Torres , and you think of the story of the past few years. The poor performances, the missed opportunities, failing to be the main man – the ghost of the old Fernando Torres, if you will...

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  23. Should Pochettino Opt for Adebayor, Soldado or Kane?

    When Mauricio Pochettino swapped St Mary's for White Hart Lane this summer, much focus was placed on how the Argentine's departure would affect poor old Southampton ...

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  24. Calm Down Fans, Arsenal Will Turn It Around

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  25. England Criticised in FIFA Report

    FIFA judge finds that England's World Cup bid was "damaging the image of FIFA and the bidding process" over pursuit of Jack Warner's vote.....

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