Archive | February 23, 2013

EPL Myths | Arsenal can’t defend? Suarez not big game player? United scoring more?

  In the 21st century the media is more prevalent than ever. There’s the traditional broadsheets of course, but now there are blogs, fanzines, television shows from every country, and pundits. Everybody’s a pundit. Of course in the 21st century information is also more readily accessible than ever before, which means that theoretically, all this conjecture should […]

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Arsene Wenger’s Q&A

We bring the best of Arsene Wenger’s question and answers from his latest press conference after the Bayern Munich loss. Q: You have received the full backing of the board, you’ve got money to spend, but in the past why do you always seem so reluctant to spend? AW: “I’m not reluctant to do so. […]

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Barcelona’s black night (vs Milan)

Sure, there is talk of a comeback, but the future is conditioned by the past and the past does not invite optimism in Barcelona. Jordi Roura’s words were bullish but the way that he delivered them was not. “We have total conviction that in Barcelona we’ll go through,” said Barcelona’s assistant coach. “This is a bad result […]

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Late in life, I have become a convert to the beautiful game

I’ve spent much of this week following a leadership crisis, aiming to read every news item and key tweet, calling the odd well-informed source, gripped by the drama of the story. Don’t worry, you haven’t missed some fresh challenge at the top of the Liberal Democrats or Tories – that treat is in the diary for […]

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