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Pochettino Believes Spurs Can Take Inspiration From Champions League

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Tottenham should seek inspiration from an unlikely run to the last 16 of the Champions League to pose a Premier League title challenge, believes Spurs boss Mauricio Pochettino. Despite the midweek exertions of drawing 1-1 away to Barcelona to progress in Europe, Spurs closed to within five points of Premier League leaders Manchester City thanks to substitute Christian Eriksen’s stoppage-time …

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Joey Barton Appears At FA Hearing Over Gambling Charges

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Joey Barton has appeared in front of a Football Association commission at a hearing in relation to betting charges.  Barton had been charged last December with misconduct by the FA in relation to 1,260 bets he placed over a ten year period. The Burnley midfielder was due to have this hearing take place last month but it was forced to …

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FA Cup Draw: Sutton United Rewarded With Home Tie Against Arsenal

FA Cup LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - MARCH 19: Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger looks on during the Barclays Premier League match between Everton and Arsenal at Goodison Park on March 19, 2016 in Liverpool, England. (Photo by Ian MacNicol/Getty images)

The draw for the FA Cup 5th round has taken place, with non-league sides Sutton United and Lincoln City both drawing Premier League opposition. Sutton are rewarded for shocking Championship high flyers Leeds United with a home draw against Arsenal. The Gunners overcame Southampton 4-0 to progress to a meeting with one of the fairytail stories of the FA Cup …

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Burnley Join Lengthy List Of Clubs Linked With Ireland Star Robbie Brady

Derby, ENGLAND- November 26: Robbie Brady of Norwich City and Alex Pearce (l) and Bradley Johnson (r) of Derby County in action during the Sky Bet Championship match between Derby County and Norwich City at iPro Stadium on November 26, 2016 in Derby, England. (Photo by Nathan Stirk/Getty Images)

The Irish Mirror are reporting that Burnley have joined the list of clubs looking to sign Robbie Brady. Since the opening of the transfer window, Brady has been heavily tipped for a move away from Norwich City who have struggled in their promotion push this season. Brady was expected to leave the Canaries following their relegation last season, colliding with Brady’s …

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They Can’t All Play You’ll Never Walk Alone – What The Entrance Songs of Relegation Threatened Clubs Tell Us About Their Survival Chances

Desperate times call for desperate measures. In the relegation battle form goes out the window, every game is a cup final. Blah blah blah you know the platitudes. Let’s get serious here, what’s a relegation run-in without an analyse of entrance songs?  “I walked out into that cauldron and heard that singing and saw that passion. The hairs on my arms were …

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Burnley v Manchester United: Talking Points

Manchester United failed to secure their first win of the Premier League season with newly promoted Burnley securing an unlikely 0-0 draw against Louis Van Gaal’s side. We reflect on the major talking points from the game. 1. Burnley deserved their point. Sean Dyche deserves a lot of credit for setting up his Burnley side as a well organized and …

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Premier League Predictions – Part 1: Arsenal To Man City

With the Premier League season almost upon us once again, Jack Cairns predicts the fortunes of each team as football fans eagerly await the arrival of the 2014/15 campaign, beginning Saturday the 16th of August. _____ Arsenal  The Gunners have only strengthened this summer. Alexis Sanchez is now one of the best players in the league and David Ospina is …

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Burnley: Can the “Ginger Mourinho” Stay At The Top Table?

Burnley are back in the big time. That they have achieved this feat within two seasons of being relegated is due, in no small way, to Sean Dyche. Now thoughts go back to Owen Coyle who, after a brilliant start to his Premier League season, started to go downhill dramatically. Worse was to follow. Burnley were relegated after Coyle had …

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