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Chelsea vs Arsenal combined starting XI ahead of their Premier League meeting

Well, in my humble opinion, this weekend’s clash between Chelsea and Arsenal at Stamford Bridge is absolutely crucial for the title race. A win for Antonio Conte’s Blues would probably see them lift the title, whereas a Gunners victory could blow things wide open. Read More »

Wigan v Sheffield Wedneday: The Preview

Relegation-threatened Wigan Athletic will be taking it game by game at this stage of the season, with them sitting in the relegation zone by just three points. At the complete opposite end of the scale, are promotion hunting Sheffield Wednesday, currently seventh by just 5 goals. It will certainly be an interesting game, live on Sky Sports 1 at 7:00pm. Read More »

Never Thought I’d Say This: Steven Taylor Is Spot On

When I hear the name Steven Taylor, my first thoughts are of that pathetic attempt of getting away with the most blatant of handballs against Aston Villa. That’s closely followed by the sheer disbelief that he played nearly 200 Premier League games and was once touted as a potential future England captain. Read More »

How the Chelsea faithful will fondly remember Branislav Ivanovic

On Wednesday, it was confirmed that Branislav Ivanović has left Chelsea on a free transfer to join Zenit St. Petersburg. The Serb becomes another big name departure from Stamford Bridge. For a man whose name is etched in the club’s history books, how best will he be remembered? Read More »

Brian Clough and Peter Taylor, the best managerial partnership ever?

The success of manager Claudio Ranieri at Leicester City has propelled me to think outside the box when it comes to partnerships between managers and their assistants. To Claudio, it was Walsh, who brought him two signings;  moulding key- factors and improvements within Leicester’s 2015/2016 win- and with Brian Clough – yes, Brian Clough, it happened to be Peter Taylor.  Read More »

The three best goalkeepers in the Premier League right now

This Premier League campaign has certainly been a rather exciting one so far. There are some brilliant players on display week-in-week-out, but we’ve decided to give some praise to the underrated guys; the goalkeepers. Check out our top three in the Premier League below. Read More »

The sports science revolution

Football has taken bigger steps forward over the past 10 years than it has ever done. The influx of money from astronomical TV deals, foreign investors and increased coverage have brought the most popular sport on the planet to new levels. Read More »

AFCON 2017: The unbelievable journey of Egypt and Cameroon to the finals

Two of Africa’s most successful teams, Egypt and Cameroon will once again battle it out for who takes over the crown from Cote d’Ivoire as kings of the continent. This was after both nations made it to the final of the ongoing African Cup of Nations tournament in Gabon; against all odds. Read More »

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