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Where to now for Blackpool?

Blackpool have been relegated to the Championship. Here's how they move on from there.

Brave Blackpool Prove There’s No Room For Romance In The English Premier League

Perhaps it is because Romanticism eludes any attempt at a concise definition that it has become a term so freely tossed into the melting...

Form Crucial to Championship Playoff Success

It seems that the Championship Playoff finals are often won by the team who is playing best at the end of the season. Last year, Ian Holloway masterminded a Blackpool offensive (cough) juggernaut to promotion behind Charlie Adam and against a Cardiff side who've developed the nasty reputation of being playoff chokers. This year, the popular picks from pundits have gone to anyone but the Bluebirds. But is there really a trend to which clubs are most successful come playoff time?

Relegation Dogfight: Wigan v West Ham v Wolves v Blackpool. And the winner is…

Three matches to go, and three points separate the bottom four teams in the English Premier League. All evidence points to three out of...

Weekend Predictions: Manchester United to beat Chelsea, Everton to beat Manchester City?

The English Premier League enters a pivotal phase this weekend, with several matches that could decide the fate of the title, the European place(s)...

Why Goal Difference is crucial to Premier League survival

It's often said Goal difference is an indicator of how well a club is going. It can also indicate the competitiveness of an entire league.

Seven Clubs Do Battle For Premier League Survival

With just six games remaining in this seasons Premier League campaign, the relegation battle looks set to be closer than ever with just eight...

Premier League Predictions: Manchester United to beat Chelsea?

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Transfer Deadline Round-Up: Torres And Carroll Smash Records

For the first time in a long time, the transfer deadline day actually lived up to it's monstrous, gossip-driven hype. Over the course of 24 hours of prime pantomime, we witnessed both the fourth and the eighth most expensive transfers of all time take place, with Chelsea bagging themselves a new number nine and Liverpool taking 35 million steps to fill the void left thereafter.

The Round-Up: Chelsea Debunk Atletico €60m ‘Double Bid’ Claims

Reports in the Spanish press yesterday were carrying quotes supposedly attributed to Miguel Angel Gil, in which Atletico Madrid's majority shareholder claimed that Chelsea had made a €60 million double bid for striker Sergio Aguero and centre-back Diego Godin. Though it seems Senor Gil may have been telling porkies...

The Round-Up: Didier’s Drog Days Are Over, Liverpool Ramp Up Suarez Hunt

There's a bit of a rip-snorter doing the rounds in this morning's gossip columns, in which Chelsea's misfiring heavyweight Didier Drogba is the latest name being linked with the vacant striker's position over at Real Madrid.

The Round-Up: Chelsea Chase Kjaer, West Ham Scrape The Barrel

Danish defender Simon Kjaer has only been at Bundesliga side Wolfsburg for a few months, but if today's gossip columns are to be believed (I know, I know), then he could be set for a premature departure - to Chelsea, no less.