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Philip Jacobs

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The AVB/Chelsea Marriage On The Rocks
01:05 Saturday 25th February 2012

The future looked bright for Chelsea when they paid almost £14million in compensation to Porto to sign manager Andre Villas-Boas. Quickly dubbed as 'AVB' by the English press, Chelsea fans thought they had signed the new Mourinho. The previous…

Ravel Morrison: A Risk Worth Taking?
00:12 Friday 3rd February 2012

The 2012 January transfer window was nothing compared to what we saw last year. Twelve months ago, we witnessed a transfer window of exuberance and more liberal spending. This recent window was a window of prudence and frugality. Despite no big…

Reasons For Arsenal Fans To Be Optimistic
00:18 Friday 27th January 2012

With three tough losses in a row its easy to see why Arsenal fans are pretty despondent about the team. While fans and pundits are taking aim at Arsene Wenger, Theo Walcott and Andrei Arshavin, this seems like a good time to look at Arsenal…

Long Live The King?
23:36 Monday 23rd January 2012

Mutter anything negative on Merseyside about Kenny Dalglish and its like committing some form of Scouse treason. King Kenny is a hero to Liverpool fans, winning six league titles and three European Cups during his first spell at Liverpool as…

Huge opportunity for Football in America
22:30 Thursday 19th January 2012

Ask any American sports fan what Sunday is to them and they will immediately reply "football". Ask any English sports fan what 4pm on a Sunday is and they will tell you "Super Sunday". This weekend is no different, the NFL plays host to two…

Arsenals Defence - Simply Not Good Enough
20:00 Tuesday 17th January 2012

The news that Arsene Wenger will not sign any further players this January came as a huge shock, especially following the Gunners dismal display at Swansea. Anyone watching the game and who has been following Arsenal all season can easily point…

Will Harry Be The Next England Manager
22:28 Thursday 12th January 2012

Listen to most pundits and writers and they will all agree on who they expect to be the next England manager. Ask most football fans who they want to be next England manager and they most likely all agree. Pop into your local bookies and one…

What If Manchester United Did Sell Rooney.....
20:26 Tuesday 10th January 2012

Step out of line at Manchester United and Sir Alex will read you the riot act, just ask Jaap Stam and David Beckham. What appeared to be a quiet meal out with teammates and their partners ended up costing Rooney around £200,000 and a place…