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This ‘Overpriced English XI’ Will Make Your Eyes Water

Kyle Walker

Kyle Walker became the most expensive defender of all time last week when he completed a £50m+ move from Tottenham to Manchester City. While an England international moving for a high fee shouldn’t really be out of the norm (albeit between two Premier League title rivals), the fact that Walker is now the most expensive defender of all time has …

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The 10 Worst Liverpool Signings Of The Last 10 Years

Liverpool v Newcastle United - Premier League

Last week the CIES Football Observatory shocked many observers when they illustrated that Liverpool had raked in £379 million through player sales since 2010, making the Reds the biggest selling club in Europe. Although many of these sales were forced upon Liverpool by either financial circumstances or players demanding to leave Anfield, in that same time period the Reds have …

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West Ham Player Talks Of Career Low Point At Liverpool

Stewart Downing called playing makeshift left-back for Liverpool the low point of a career which is in a resurgence thanks to another positional change. Much was expected of the England winger when Kenny Dalglish forked out £20million to bring him to Anfield in the summer of 2011. However, Downing struggled to find his feet on Merseyside and under Dalglish’s successor, …

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West Ham Winger Eyeing England Recall

Stewart Downing believes he has played himself into contention for an England recall on Thursday with his recent form for West Ham. Downing, who holds 34 international caps and last played for the Three Lions in May 2012, has often been deployed as a central midfielder rather than a winger by Hammers manager Sam Allardyce this season. And the 30-year-old …

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Hammers Show Their Steel Versus Stoke City

West Ham’s winning run came to an end but they did well to claim a point as they battled back to draw 2-2 with Stoke City at the Britannia Stadium. The Potters had been well in control of the contest and deservedly led 2-0 thanks to goals from Victor Moses in the 33rd minute and Mame Biram Diouf in the …

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PA Fantasy Premier League Week 7: Potential Picks

Colm Hayes is here with your weekly fill on how to climb that Fantasy Premier League ladder. With the international break looming, fantasy managers must savour this weekend and hope for huge points hauls before the two-week hiatus. Wayne Rooney’s suspension coupled with Aaron Ramsey’s injury has hit many squads hard and a fair few wildcards may have been cashed …

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