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Yomi Akinyemi

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Is Evil something you do or something you are David Beckham? - LA GALAXY FANS...

Proud Man Walking: Swansong for Ranieri?

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“Inter remain the favorites for the title. The other contenders are Milan, and they will fight it out among themselves. The Scudetto doesn’t interest...

Lyon – a team flattering to deceive

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Overshadowed by Real Madrid's new “Galacticos” circa 2001 and Man City aka money city's lavish spending spree a la Chelsea 2004, perennial...

Ligue 1 Preview – Bordeaux, Marseille and Lyon’s Summer of Love

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What a difference a year makes. Against odds, FC Bordeaux dethroned Ligue 1's 7 time consecutive champions Lyon to lift the Ligue 1 trophy....

Synopsis Russia : Zenit’s Zenith, Loveless Moscow and a New Czar

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Zenit St. Petersburg was the straw that broke the Camel’s back. Rubin Kazan let the cat out the bag. In 2007, after years of...

Valencia and the Trojan Horse

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We all know the story of the Trojan Horse  - after a fruitless 10 yr siege of Troy, the Greeks built a figure in...

An unwanted French Kiss and a pleasant Brazilian Wax

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Bordeaux 1 - 0 Lyon. No Cavegol, no problem. French international and ex-Lyon player Alou Diarra’s 43′rd minute poke gave Les Girondins a deserved...

Lyon: Falling From Grace?

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“I am not the coach but it’s true that with all those changes we sometimes find it difficult to get our bearings… It would...

Wolfsburg, Hamburg, it’s now or never!

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Das Eisen schmieden, solange es heiß ist. The famous proverb - make hay while the sun shines - aptly applies to several clubs aiming...

Lyon might, Marseille should, but Bordeaux will win Ligue 1

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“I’m an honest man and you’ve got to say that Marseille and Bordeaux have worked well these past two seasons. This year maybe they...

Ligue 1 Review: PSG dreaming of champagne on the Champs-Élysées

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Arithmetic took center stage with number "7" as second place PSG travelled away to ninth place Lorient this past weekend. Living up to his...

The Bundesliga Review: The only Liverpool player with title aspirations

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Hertha Berlin striker Andriy Voronin, on loan from Liverpool,  continued his heroics by scoring his first Bundesliga hat trick to send the Old Lady...

Klinsmann: Staying Alive

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Even the highest dose of "Aspirin" from pharmaceutical giants Bayer AG will do little to "Aleve" the migraines of Bayern Munich. What a difference a...