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Published February 6, 2015

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This weekend sees two derby/rival games as Arsenal take on Spurs and Everton host Liverpool.
Arsenal VS Tottenham

The North London derby between Arsenal and Tottenham is known as one of the biggest rivalaries in English football and is always a fiery and fiercely combative derby.
Arsenals usually dominate this fixture however and have won 18 matches out of the 44 that’s ever been played, and only losing 8 times, the rest resulting in draws.
Arsenal have also generally been the more successful club in terms of the Premier League, winning the league three times compared to Tottenham’s none. Arsenal have also finished higher …

Rival Teams & Derby Matches

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Published January 30, 2015

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With Liverpool crashing out of the league cup to Chelsea earlier this week, and considering they were only able to draw 0-0 against Bolton in the FA Cup, Brendan Rogers will have been relishing the prospect of  Sturridge back fit and playing.
The manager said in his pre-match media conference:
“He has looked outstanding in training, but we will give him another day. I will have a chat with him and overview the week, how everything has gone, but I can tell he is happy and feeling very strong in his own body. At this moment, he looks in top-class condition.”
Sturridge tweeted earlier …

Daniel Sturridge

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Published November 3, 2014

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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 September 19, 2014

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The group stages of the Europa League have been drawn and it gives us the opportunity to look at the different sides in each one of the groups. In total there are twelve groups in the Europa League group stages and only the winning side from the groups can progress to the next round.
Group A
Villarreal, Mönchengladbach, Zürich and Apollon all battle out in the first group to gain a place into the next round. Villarreal and Mönchengladbach are going to be the favourites of this group as both sides have proven that they can handle themselves in the leagues they …


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Published August 11, 2014

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With the season coming ever so closer, Premier League sides have started to look at pre-season Friendly’s to see how their players perform, what areas need to be strengthened and also to test out any new comers into the side. Sunday 27th July saw a few sides play across seas.
Having being promoted into the Premier League, Leicester had chance of playing Everton to grab a taste of what next season will be like for them. With it being a friendly match between the two sides, both managers made a lot of changes during the match to give their players the …


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Published May 24, 2014

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With the world cup only round the corner, it is time for Roy Hodgson to name his squad for the trip to Brazil this summer. A lot of people have different views on who should be on the plane to represent England. Below are the most popular picks that fans feel should be on the plane.
Goalkeepers
Fraser Forster (Celtic)– Fraser Forster is a common pick by most fans as he is one of the best goalkeepers that are in the Scottish Premier League. Conceding 38 goals in 51 appearances with a total of 118 saves, Fraser has the best record out …


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Published May 21, 2014

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The PFA (Professional Footballers Association) hosted its 41st annual awards ceremony at Grosvenor House in London on the 27th April giving away four high profile awards to players who have proven to be their best this season. The categories for the PFA awards are the following:
• PFA Men’s Players’ Player of the Year
• PFA Men’s Young Player of the Year
• PFA Women’s Players’ Player of the Year
• PFA Women’s Young Player of the Year
PFA Men’s Players’ Player of the Year
The PFA’s Men’s Players’ Player of the Year nominees ranged in age from players in the premier league. These players have …


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Published February 20, 2014

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Football in the Premier League was put on hold for one week as the FA cup returned our screens for a weekend of action. With previous rounds seeing some giant teams crumbling and being dumped out of the competition by lower league opposition, the magic of the FA cup eagerly awaits. Saturday saw three of the seven cup matches take place followed by another three on Sunday and the last on Monday.
Sunderland 1 – 0 Southampton
Sunderland have not had the best start to the league this season, they are edging ever so closer to the FA Cup Final, if things …


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Published January 28, 2014

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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

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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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