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Janko Unchained: Can the goal-happy frontman secure a big money move this summer?

By Craig Simpkin In the ‘good old days’, strikers were judged solely on their proclivity for putting the ball in the back of the net. In these most modern of times, the role..

April 20, 2016 with 0 Comments

Academy Blues

By Jacob Graham Football fans often moan nowadays that they don’t see many home-grown players in their team. There are certainly not as many English players playing for the top..

April 13, 2016 with 0 Comments

A Look at the More Interesting Post-Retirement Career Choices

By Alexander Lynn Football is a game of two halves – career and retirement. For every Gary Lineker given a lucrative punditry career and an unlimited supply of crisps, there are..

April 13, 2016 with 0 Comments

Pochettino: English Football’s Saviour?

 By Matt Joy Following Southampton’s decision to dismiss the man with the whitest teeth in football, Nigel Adkins, in January 2013, a man with little managerial pedigree and no..

April 13, 2016 with 0 Comments

It’s Still Our Game

By Alex Leonard Two years after England won the World Cup, sports journalist Arthur Hopcraft published a book entitled The Football Man: People and Passions in Soccer. It is a..

April 13, 2016 with 0 Comments

Alex Manners – My Quest to do the 92

By Alex Manners So far my quest to visit all 92 league grounds for a match currently stands at 62. It’s strange to think how somebody like myself became so obsessed with the..

April 13, 2016 with 0 Comments

Purchase Power

Spend five minutes in the company of Chesterfield’s strength and conditioning coach, Mal Purchase, and you are left with no doubt that the ex-serviceman knows exactly how to..

April 13, 2016 with 0 Comments

A Rebel With a Cause

By Ian Townsend In mid-January a young man from the south coast appeared on Channel 4 show ‘The Undateables’ and triggered a social media frenzy. This was soon picked up by..

April 13, 2016 with 0 Comments
World Football News

Emotional speech from manager spurs Toulouse on to avoid the Ligue 1 drop

Toulouse went into the final game of the season last weekend needing a dramatic turn of results avoid relegation from Ligue 1. The Southern French side had experienced a..

May 20, 2016 with 0 Comments

Roy Hodgson springs a few surprises in his provisional squad announcement

Roy Hodgson gave a surprise call up to Manchester United’s 18-year-old striker Marcus Rashford as he named his provisional England squad for this summer’s European..

May 16, 2016 with 0 Comments

MLS Round Up: Colorado keep their momentum

Five midweek fixtures took place in MLS and entertainment was in high quantity as 15 goals were scored. Colorado Rapids continued their superb start to the season with a narrow..

May 12, 2016 with 0 Comments

Preview: Europa League semi-finals

The UEFA Europa League finalists will be decided tonight when Liverpool face Villarreal and Sevilla host Shakhtar Donetsk in two hotly-anticipated semi-final clashes. Midfielder..

May 5, 2016 with 0 Comments

Chelsea and Tottenham to be charged by the FA

By Dan Judd Chelsea and Tottenham will both face charges from the Football Association after Monday night’s tense and emotional game at Stamford Bridge. The charges include..

May 5, 2016 with 0 Comments

Preview: Real Madrid vs Manchester City

  By Dan Judd Real Madrid will be hoping to secure a spot in the Champions League Final tonight as they host Manchester City at the Santiago Bernabeu. All eyes will be on..

May 4, 2016 with 0 Comments

Two friends “accidentally” win £20,000 on Leicester City bet

Jordan Wright and Mitchell Baldock were certainly celebrating on Monday night after the pair won £20,000 on a bet for Leicester City to win the Premier League. However this was..

May 4, 2016 with 0 Comments

Atletico Madrid reach the Champions League Final

By Dan Judd Atletico Madrid booked their place in the Champions League final last night after a 2-1 defeat to Bayern Munich proved enough to see the Spanish side go through on..

May 4, 2016 with 0 Comments




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