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Former England Captain Gets 3 Match Ban For Sexist Tweet

QPR defender Rio Ferdinand has been suspended for three matches and fined £25,000 for comments he made on Twitter, the Football Association has announced. The 35-year-old former England captain directed a jibe at a Twitter follower who criticised him last month, containing the word ‘sket’, which the Collins English Dictionary defines as “a promiscuous girl or woman”. After a Twitter …

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QPR Boss Has High Hopes For Charlie Austin

Harry Redknapp has backed Charlie Austin to score the goals that will keep QPR in the Premier League after his match-winning brace against Aston Villa. The 25-year-old scored in either half to secure a valuable three points which moves Rangers off the foot of the table and leaves Villa winless and goalless in their last five games. Austin hit a …

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Ex Mancheter United Legend To Quit Football

Former England captain and QPR defender Rio Ferdinand plans to retire from football at the end of the season. The 35-year-old told Jonathan Ross in an interview to be broadcast on Saturday evening that this season with Rangers will likely be his last. “I probably think the end of this season,” Ferdinand told The Jonathan Ross Show when asked about …

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QPR, Harry Redknapp & The Taarabt Saga

Conor Heffernan examines the volatile situation between QPR boss Harry Redknapp and midfielder Adel Taarabt, a player that the manager has lambasted publicly.  When asked about Adel Taarabt’s absence from his side in the aftermath of QPR’s defeat to Liverpool at the weekend, R’s boss Harry Redknapp claimed the midfielder was struggling with fitness issues and was three stone overweight. It …

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Will Liverpool Be The End Of Old ‘Arry?

A big performance is needed from QPR against Liverpool on Sunday, as another defeat could leave manager Harry Redknapp facing the chop. Bottom of the league after seven games, QPR’s start to the season couldn’t have been any worse. The newly promoted side have suffered defeat, after humiliating defeat. New signings such as Rio Ferdinand have failed to live up …

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Premier League Preview – QPR vs Liverpool

Liverpool travel to Lofus Road on Saturday looking to put the Raheem Sterling fiasco behind them. Reports this week suggest Harry Redknapp’s future as QPR manager is far from secure. Redknapp spent most of Friday’s pre-match press conference explaining that he doesn’t feel under pressure, but newspaper reports are hinting at Tony Pulis and Tim Sherwood possibly being sounded out …

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QPR Vs Liverpool: Colourful Financial Histories Collide

QPR & Liverpool fans know a thing or two about financial troubles. Sean Curtin examines how one club bounced back from potential financial ruin and how another did not.  Bottom of the league, QPR host what has been an indifferent Liverpool team, looking to recapture last season’s form on Sunday, but there is a more interesting story behind this match-up. Both …

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Premier League TV Schedule Announced For Festive Period

BT Sports and Sky Sports have announced their live Premier League fixtures during the festive period with 25 games set to be televised between December and New Year’s Day. The fixture list includes a triple header on the the 26th of December, the 28th and New Year’s Day. Liverpool fans will be able to see their side in action in …

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Premier League Preview: West Ham vs QPR

Sam Allardyce will be hoping his West Ham side can earn another valuable three points with a win over Harry Redknapp’s QPR. West Ham United v Queens Park Rangers A meeting of two teams with quite different outlooks on how their seasons have gone to date. The Hammers have bounced back well from an opening day defeat to Spurs, scoring in …

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QPR Still Interested In Signing Striker

QPR boss Harry Redknapp is still hopeful of signing 33-year-old striker Peter Crouch for the fifth time. An enquiry was made in the summer and The Guardian reports that Redknapp may be looking to make another offer for the big frontman come January with these comments:  “I like Crouchy, he knows how to play,” Redknapp said. “He’s a bit like Bobby [Zamora], he …

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Manchester United Vs QPR: 5 Talking Points

Manchester United finally got their opening Premier League win of the season with a convincing 4-0 win against QPR. Dan Dalton discusses the the main talking points from Sunday’s encounter. _____ 1. Angel Di Maria provided much needed pace and penetration The former Real Madrid midfielder was outstanding on his home debut for the Red Devils. The 26-year-old scored the opener …

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Top 10 Premier League Deadline Day Transfers

After an exciting deadline day, which included some shock moves, David Rusk returns to Pundit Arena with an article evaluating his top ten deadline day transfers from the summer window.  10. Mohamed Diame (West Ham United to Hull City) A lot of things have been said about Hull City’s dreary performances. The fact that they simply do not score enough goals has led …

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Loic Remy & Chelsea – Will It Work?

Chelsea have finally reinforced their attacking options, bringing in Loic Remy to partner Diego Costa. The question on everyone’s mind however, is whether Remy can fit into Jose Mourinho’s style of play? Rob Lyons discusses. Initial perceptions as to where Remy may fit point to his main position being on the bench and as an alternative option to either Didier Drogba or Diego Costa. …

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Bad Boys XI – A Team Of Premier League Troublemakers

Mario Balotelli returns to the Premier League this season after completing a £16 million move to Liverpool. Balotelli’s first stint in the Premier League was an entertaining one for football fans. He scored some great goals for Manchester City but also caused controversy for stunts such as letting off fireworks in his bathroom. To say Balotelli is the only controversial player to …

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Arsenal Interested In Big Name Duo Following Giroud’s Injury

Arsenal must look to the transfer market for a quick fix replacement following the news that Olivier Giroud is out for up to three months and reports claim that interest is now turning to Manchester United’s Danny Welbeck or QPR’s Loic Remy in a bid to bolster their attacking options.  Olivier Giroud could miss up to three months following the news that he …

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Sky Bet Championship: Full Of Surprises

The 2014 Sky Bet Championship may be just three fixtures old, but already it has thrown up countless surprises. Stuart Connolly is here to tell us why we love this competitive division. The Sky Bet Championship, to many, is thought of as one of the most competitive divisions in the football world. That could be down to how much promotion …

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