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VIDEO: Ronaldo Lashes Out at Levante game

Real Madrid notched up a win to leave them one point off the top prior to their El Clasico bout next weekend, but one man didn’t seem too happy about it. The 2-0 win at home versus relegation threatened Levante gave Real some much needed impetus after successive defeats to Schalke and Athletic Bilbao. Bale scored both goals, but Cristiano …

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Ex Leicester City Man Scores J-League Rocket Goal

The J-League always produces the odd wonder goal. Tis time it’s from an Ex-Leicester City man.    The J-League, always good for a phenomenal strike every so often. Once again the men in Japan have delivered. This time it’s Yuki Abe. the 33-year old has been a stalwart of the Japanese national team and made 4 appearances in the 2010 …

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What Super Sunday Means For The Title And Top 4 Races

Super Sunday saw Chelsea drawing 1-1 with Southampton, while Manchester United beat Tottenham 3-0 at Old Trafford. John Murphy wonders what it all means in the battle for a Champions League spot and exactly how certain are Chelsea to win the league.   Chelsea Are Almost Home But There Is Still Some Cause For Concern  Chelsea are now six points …

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3 Awkward Michael Owen Endorsements That Just Weirded Us Out

Top tip. If you want to encourage someone to buy your product, don’t have Michael Owen endorse it.    Michael Owen, where to begin? Fresh off another emotionless commentary display yesterday, we started going in to the really weird bowels of YouTube to uncover some peculiar Michael Owen cameos. Our search was successful but did beg some questions. Chiefly, did …

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Game Of The Day: Full Highlights From Burnley vs Manchester City

What a result. A 1-0 win for Burnley effectively handed the title to Chelsea and dragged Manchester City into the “rat race” for a top four finish. Now just one point ahead of Arsenal, Pellegrini must surely be wondering how things have gone so drastically wrong? Top of the table in January, they are now 5 points behind Chelsea while …

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Can Arsenal Still Win The Title?

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Yesterday, Thierry Henry was on duty for the evening kick off which saw Manchester City taking on Burnley at Turf Moor.  A shock result saw the reigning Premier League Champions beaten by relegation contenders, essentially dragging City down into the race for the top four and handing the title to Chelsea. However, with the Champions elect facing 7th placed Southampton …

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VIDEO: That Wayne Rooney Knockout Clip

According to The Sun, the following footage was filmed in Rooney’s mansion on February 22, the day after Manchester United’s 2-1 defeat to Swansea.   The video shows two former team-mates (Rooney & Phil Bardsley)  sparring in Rooney’s kitchen while wearing boxing gloves. It seems to be all pretty light hearted with Rooney putting little effort into his strikes until …

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Pros on Pros – Jermaine Jenas Takes On Man Of The Hour Harry Kane

In the build up to Tottenham’s clash with Manchester United tomorrow, the BBC have released this excellent interview with man of the moment Harry Kane. Today, Sky Sports released a graphic showing that Harry Kane’s goal scoring statistics at present are better than Wayne Rooney, Radamel Falcao and Robin Van Persie combined. There is simply no doubting the talent of …

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Manchester United Are Not Negative, They Are Nothing

Many have wondered this season about Manchester United’s seemingly incomprehensible tactics. Manager Louis Van Gaal has spoken so frequently about his so called philosophy that it is has become his trademark expression. The problem is that no one knows what this philosophy is. Speaking on BT Sport, journalist Rory Smith said what everyone else has been thinking. See the interesting clip …

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Van Gaal Calls Spurs Manager “Poche-tinni”

Manchester United host Tottenham this Sunday in the Premier League. In the build up to the game,  Louis van Gaal was asked about his previous job offer from Spurs last season. If this had gotten over the line, it would have been very unlikely that Spurs would currently be under the stewardship of Mauricio Pochettino. However, Van Gaal preferred not …

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Match Report: UCD 0 – 1 Shelbourne

UCD fell to their second one odd goal defeat in a week as Shelbourne kept their unbeaten start to their Division One campaign alive. A lively game was settled by a set-piece, with Sean Heaney sweeping home Jake Donnelly’s corner, after the referee controversially overruled his linesman.  UCD almost caught the visitors napping inside 5 minutes, as a short free kick …

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How Obvious Does It Have To Be? Technology Can Cure Football

More technology is the solution, not a problem. We need to realise that before it’s too late.    It has taken soccer too long to introduce goal line technology and yet when it finally arrived for the last World Cup it fitted in seamlessly. Now comes the bigger test – the introduction of rugby’s equivalent of the TMO. Without it, …

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Five Reasons Chelsea Are Currently The Most Hated Club In The World

Living rooms throughout Europe erupted on Wednesday night when Thiago Silva’s extra-time header sent Chelsea Football Club crashing out of the Champions League. Given the decline of a famous team from the red side of Manchester, it appears the ABUs (Anyone-But-United) have evolved and are now clothing their voodoo dolls in the famous blue of Jose Mourinho’s side. We discuss the five …

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Premier League Release the Fair Play Table – Sunderland Last

It may seem like an entirely irrelevant exercise but the winners of the fair play award could secure a place in the Europa League as England are currently in the top three of UEFA’s fair play league. Points are awarded based on the following criteria; red and yellow cards, respect towards opponents, respect towards the referee, positive play, behaviour of the …

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