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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

Preview: Villarreal vs Liverpool

By Dan Judd Jurgen Klopp’s Liverpool side travel to El Madrigal tonight to face Villarreal, looking to land their first European final spot since 2007. Striker Christian..

April 28, 2016 with 0 Comments

Quique Sanchez Flores: Future at Watford looking questionable

By Dan Judd Watford have said they will discuss the future of manager Quique Sanchez Flores at the end of the season. A statement released to Press Association Sport read: “As..

April 28, 2016 with 0 Comments

Preview: Atletico Madrid vs Bayern Munich

by Dan Judd Atletico Madrid host Bayern Munich tonight in an exciting Champions League semi-final clash. The 2014 finalists will be without 30-year-old centre-back Diego Godin,..

April 27, 2016 with 0 Comments

Simeone given three game suspension in La Liga title race twist

by Daniel Carr Atletico Madrid manager Diego Simeone has been given a touchline ban for the final three La Liga games of the season. This means that he will not  be in the..

April 27, 2016 with 0 Comments

Hillsborough Inquest confirms victims were unlawfully killed

by Dan Judd An Inquest into the Hillsborough stadium disaster has had its jury declare that the 96 victims were unlawfully killed, clearing Liverpool fans of the blame that has..

April 26, 2016 with 0 Comments

Serie A round-up: Juve clinch fifth title on the spin

by Ciaran Fletcher Juventus claimed their fifth successive Serie A title, after rivals Napoli narrowly lost 1-0 at third-placed Roma. Juve, who were languishing in 12th place and..

April 26, 2016 with 0 Comments

Rangers return to SPL

by Dan Judd Despite winning the Scottish Championship by flying colours this season, Rangers fans witnessed a 3-2 defeat at the hands of their Scottish Cup Final opponents..

April 26, 2016 with 0 Comments

Parma on their way back after winning promotion

Former Italian giants Parma are set to return to the professional ranks after winning promotion to Serie C. The club was wound up last summer after accumulating debts of over 200..

April 18, 2016 with 0 Comments




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