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Premier League: Winners And Losers From A Crazy Opening Weekend

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - AUGUST 13: Romelu Lukaku of Manchester United celebrates after scoring a goal to make it 1-0 during the Premier League match between Manchester United and West Ham United at Old Trafford on August 13, 2017 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Matthew Ashton - AMA/Getty Images)

The opening weekend of the Premier League saw no end of drama as Huddersfield and Burnley upset the applecart, Romelu Lukaku hit the ground running and the art of defending was taken round the back and shot. It was a mixed weekend for the self-styled “Big Six” as some breezed past their opponents, some struggled to overcome dogged opposition, others …

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Spanish Report Claims Neymar To Be Given Gigantic Salary Increase In New Barcelona Cotract

<> at Estadio Gran Canaria on February 20, 2016 in Las Palmas, Spain.

The subject of Neymar’s Barcelona contract has reared its head once more this week as his future at the club has once again become a topic of conversation. Earlier this week, Football Leaks uploaded documents online purporting to be the Brazilian international’s current contract details with the Catalan giants. The most surprising detail in the file was that although the contract is heavily …

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What Can England Learn From The Euro 2016 Qualifying Statistics?

The full time whistle has blown on the qualifying matches for France 2016 and we now have our line-up for the finals next summer. England have qualified from Group E with a ‘perfect’ 100% record but UEFA’s statistics from the qualifying matches leave me a little concerned. _____ Premier League statistics often show us that possession isn’t everything. It’s what …

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Swansea 2-1 Man Utd: Dominance Means Nothing Without A Cutting Edge

After Manchester United mostly dominated Gary Monk’s side, many were left wondering how they left the Liberty Stadium without a single point to show for their work. John Murphy examines how Louis Van Gaal’s philosophy leaves little room for a cutting edge. The first half was standard for the United of late. The Iron Tulip’s outfit had a lot of …

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Swansea Secure Point In Drab Goodison Park Affair

Swansea survived the late sending-off of Jonjo Shelvey to claim a well-earned Barclays Premier League point with a goalless draw at Everton. Former Liverpool midfielder Shelvey was dismissed for a second bookable offence 18 minutes from time after blocking the path of James McCarthy. But the hosts, who had lacked vigour throughout, failed to make the most of their numerical …

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Roy Hodgson Includes Clyne and Shelvey In England Squad

Roy Hodgson has named his England squad with Nathaniel Clyne and Jonjo Shelvey among those called-up for the Three Lions. Aston Villa midfielder Fabian Delph retains his place but Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge is not named in the squad due an injury occured on England duty a number of weeks ago. Nathaniel Clyne has been in sensational form at right …

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The Aggrieved XI – Players That Didn’t Make The England World Cup Squad

Roy Hodgson’s World Cup squad was announced earlier this week, with Ashley Cole’s omission and subsequent international retirement dominating the headlines. Although there can be no doubting that the Chelsea left back was the most high-profile casualty, there are a number of English players that will feel a little aggrieved that their outstanding performances this season were not rewarded with a trip to …

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