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Europa League focus for Wenger?

Defeat on the weekend in the North London Derby brought renewed feelings of despair for fans at the Emirates. With the signings of Aubameyang from Dortmund and Mkhitaryan from Manchester United, the long-awaited departure of Alexis Sanchez had been somewhat softened. The following 5-1 thrashing of Everton seemed to promise a new era, or at […]

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Tottenham Come of Age in the Champions League

It’s that time of year again! The Champions league knockout stages are back and the first round of fixtures did not leave any room for disappointment. Thumping wins for Manchester City in Basel and Liverpool in Porto left the English mark firmly on the continent, but it was Spurs’ fantastic comeback against last years beaten […]

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Ruben Loftus-Cheek – A star in the making?

Many people turned their noses up when the FA permanently appointed Gareth Southgate 12 months ago – widely seen as another “FA yes-man”, would anything really change from the dire Euro 2016 campaign under Roy Hodgson’s tenure? Critics were only semi-silenced as the Three Lions laboured to top spot in their qualifying group for Russia […]

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Dimitrov: Finally getting there

Grigor Dimitrov has finally won a major tournament. While his win at the ATP World Tour Finals saw him bypass matches against Rafa Nadal and Roger Federer, Dimitrov’s achievement cannot go unnoticed. This is an enormous victory for the 26 year old. Since his announcement as a player of exceptional talent in 2012, it has […]

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Talking points

Slaven Bilic looks to have salvaged his career with the Hammers despite the disappointment of Wilfred Zaha’s late goal at Selhurst Park. Having been given two games to prove his worth, the West Ham board will have been impressed by their team’s remarkable comeback against Spurs having gone 2-0 down before half-time. Bilic will be […]

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The Future of English Rugby

Marcus Smith, the next Johnny Wilkinson? An examinations of 10’s past, present and future. The Rugby Football Union has made a bold statement of intent by investing £443 Million into English rugby with hopes of firmly establishing the title of “world’s leading rugby nation.” The four-year plan includes World Cup victories in the Men’s 2019 […]