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Jose Mourinho’s Internazionale isn’t ‘good enough’

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With December fast approaching Jose Mourinho’s Internazionale are sitting pretty 5 points clear at the top of Serie A. This lofty perch is something...

The Liverpool Reality

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Yesterday night Liverpool FC and all its fans were dealt the final blow that sent them crashing out of this year’s Champions League with...

Cudicini’s accident raises questions on player safety and ‘risk management’

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Carlo Cudicini the Tottenham Hotspur goalkeeper has suffered ‘potentially life-changing injuries’ as the result of crashing his motorbike early this morning. The crash occurred at 10:30am...

English Premier League – the easiest league to survive in?

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Even this early on into the current EPL season viewers have witnessed nearly every team have at least one or two surprise if not...

What to do with Liverpool FC (and Rafa)?

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It was the best of times, it is the worst of times now for Liverpool fans - of that there can be no doubt....

2009 Ballon d’Or: So what of the Italians?

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The 30 name shortlist for the 2009 Ballon d’Or nominees has been announced, a formality they may well have dispensed with as we all...

England & the 2010 World Cup

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1966 was a great year, or so I’m told by those of an age able to remember it. It has been a long time...

The biggest Manchester derby in years – who will take the spoils?

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The clock is ticking down to the start of the most talked about Manchester derby in years. A resurgent city have emerged like a...

Samuel Eto’o or Zlatan Ibrahimovic – That is the question

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The upcoming Champions League tie between Inter and Barcelona provides an early season look as to who got the better deal in the transfer/swap of Eto’o and Ibrahimovic. This article analyses the footballing and financial implications of the transfers and the reasons behind the deal.

Life at Manchester United after Ronaldo – The story to date

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The season so far has had its ups and downs for the Reds. A shock defeat to Burnley certainly wasn’t in the script, as...

Will the ‘Real’ Milan please stand up?

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Analysis of Milan’s current status and new manger. Not a single game won in pre season and a heavy early season defeat in the recent derby match. Commentary on the average age of the team, departure of Kaka as well as lack of signings including Gourcuff staying at Bordeaux. Berlusconi and his involvement both from a political and direct perspective plus the one major signing of the window (outside of Oddo and Oguchi Onyewu) Klaas-Jan Huntelaar.