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Matt Le Tissier Has Picked His Combined Man United & City XI

The Southampton legend has selected his best XI from both Manchester clubs ahead of Sunday’s derby clash, with Man United captain Wayne Rooney among those missing out. Le Tissier (who chose his side regardless of fitness), has gone for a predominantly United-based defence, while his entire attack consists of City players. The Sky Sports pundit deliberated at length on the site, with Sergio Aguero’s …

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Superb Le Tissier-esque Goal From Marco Matias Vs Leeds United

Goal of the week/month/season. The Sheffield Wednesday forward grabbed the first goal in a one all draw with Leeds United in the Championship with a stunning effort in the 37th minute. It’s arguably the best goal that the Yorkshire derby has ever seen. Matias, who signed a four-year deal with the club last month, flicked the ball over oncoming Leeds defender Liam Cooper with his right, …

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The One-Club Man Is Becoming Another Victim Of Modern Football

Simon O’Keeffe discusses how the era of the one-club man is quickly diminishing.  ______ 25 years is a long time. Iker Casillas joined Real Madrid in 1990 as a nine-year-old boy, utterly oblivious to the long, trophy-laden career that was to map out in front of him. As he tearfully said his (oddly low-key) goodbyes to this club, the only …

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4 Reasons Why the Premier League Was Just More Fun In The 1990s

With all the talk of ‘parking the bus’, ‘grinding out results’ and ‘negative football’, Tom O Connor takes a look back at a few reasons why the Premier League was more fun in the 1990s than today. _____ There were more teams competing for the league every season From the 1992/3 season until the turn of the twentieth century the …

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Premier League Heroes: Matt Le Tissier

This week’s Premier League hero is Southampton legend Matt Le Tissier, a man who spent his whole career with the Saints. Matt Le Tissier is part of a rare breed. Despite becoming one of the most wanted midfielders in the Premier League, Le Tissier remained loyal to his beloved Southampton. Le Tissier told ESPN that his reasons for staying at Southampton were …

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