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Published June 3, 2015

Published In: Football News

Aston Villa v Arsenal 2015 FA Cup Final
As the flagship domestic cup game of the year is just around the corner, the excitement across London and Birmingham is growing all the time. Arsenal, the holders of the FA Cup, will be taking on an Aston Villa side who have not been able to lift the trophy for nearly 60 years, having last won it all the way back in the 1956-57 season.
Both sides go into them on differing paths, too, and there is a huge amount if intrigue around the place with regards to how the FA Cup Final is …


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Published February 25, 2015

Published In: Domestic, Football News

There are now only twelve league games left before the end of the Premier League season, and subsequently the relegation battle is heating up.
This last weekend saw both Burnley and Leicester pull out surprise draws against Everton and Chelsea. That additional point they both received could be the difference between survival or Championship football next season.
The weekend also saw Villa and Queens Park Rangers lose meaning that Villa, Burnley, and QPR are now all level on the second lowest points tally with only goal difference separating them.
So who do we think will most likely be playing Championship football next season?
Currently …

Premier League Relegation Battle

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Published November 3, 2014

Published In: Domestic, European, Football News, International

This weekend saw one of the Premier League’s biggest derby matches this season when Manchester United travelled down the road to Manchester City. All football clubs have their rivals even though sometimes the clubs may not be local to one another. With another derby on the cards, we have decided to look at the some of the top rivalries of the beautiful game.
Corinthians vs Palmeiras, Serie A, Brazil
The first two clubs to make our derby list are Sport Club Corinthians Paulista and Sociedade Esportiva Palmeiras. Both sides are from Sao Paulo and the Derby Paulista is among the 10 greatest …


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Published May 28, 2014

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It was the final weekend of the 13/14 Premier League season came along on Sunday 11th May as all the Premier League teams played at the same time of 3pm. The main focus on the day was between Liverpool and Manchester City, who both could come away with the title dependent on results.
West Bromwich Albion vs Stoke City
Stoke city secured their highest Premier League finish this season as a victory placed them into 9th place ahead of Newcastle. Mathematically, West Bromwich could have been relegated if Norwich was to win against Arsenal by at least scored 17 goals, but in …


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Published January 28, 2014

Published In: European, Football News

The transfer window has opened, and clubs will be looking to bring in players that can hopefully change the future of the club. This post will talk about completed club transfers up to the 29th January. We will start off with top table side Arsenal.
Arsenal
With Arsenal currently sitting top of the table, at this moment in time there has not been much activity within the transfer window for this club. With the arrival of big signing Mesut Ozil in the last transfer window, it doesn’t look like Arsenal would need to go searching for players as the current squad is …


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Published January 22, 2014

Published In: Domestic, Football News

The weekend of football in the premier league came to a shock to most football fans as some of the top teams suffered results saw them fall lower down the table. With arsenal 5 points clear at the top of the table and 2nd place Liverpool sitting with 30 points, a slip from the leaders could change the top half of the premier league.
Manchester United 0 – 1 Newcastle United
Manchester United where stunned by Newcastle United as they suffered their second home defeat of the season. With a match that saw United slip further down the league table it looks …


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Published November 15, 2013

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Another week of the premier league has gone by with games that ended in upset for most teams. Matches with top flying clubs and also relegation bound teams were all in action over the weekend.
Saturday Football
Aston Villa vs Cardiff City
Aston Villa were the hosts against a confident city who last week came out on top in their welsh derby against Swansea city. Aston Villa was hunting down their first goal in four games whilst Cardiff would be looking to increase their points as they are lying just above the relegation line. The game itself saw Aston Villa bring the …


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Published November 13, 2013

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With the Premier League already 10 games into its season, looking at the table you can see the difference in class that the top teams offer to the current season ahead. With upsets and thrashings, the weekend has been great for overall fans of the premier league.
Saturday Football
Newcastle United vs Chelsea
With Chelsea scraping the heels of top flight Arsenal it was one game that Jose Mourinho’s Blues needed to perform to keep on the race to the top of the table. Newcastle United (still hunting for their first home Premier League win in two months) were the hosts against Chelsea. The match …


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Published August 30, 2013

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With both season ticket and match day tickets increasing again this year we look at who has the most expensive, who is going value for money and what some clubs are doing to help boost season ticket figures.
It’s unsurprising that the top 4 most expensive season tickets are for clubs in London. Living in the capital costs roughly 14% more than Manchester and therefore this jump in season ticket costs is expected. The highest season ticket price is at the Emirates where it will cost you £1995 to watch the Arsenal. They also have the most expensive match day ticket …


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Published July 24, 2013

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Every pre-season the majority of Premier League clubs go for pre season tours, to the far flung corners of the World. No more is it about concentrating on integrating new players, trying new tactics and ensuring players are at peak fitness. The revenue generated from travelling to Asia and America is huge, and improves clubs worldwide global brand.
Within this article we look at where the clubs have gone this year, where it all started from (and with) and how much money will be made.
Arsenal are flying out to Asia in a 4 game tour, visiting Japan, Indonesia and Vietnam before …


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