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Harry Redknapp And Birmingham City Have “Parted Ways”

In breaking news this evening, Birmingham City and Harry Redknapp have “parted ways”. Redknapp has not lasted long in the manager’s hot seat at St. Andrew’s after guiding them to safety from relegation from The Sky Bet Championship last season. The journeyman boss was brought in on short notice last season with just three games remaining. Having won the final …

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Manchester United: The Fate Of Five Superstars That Fell Out With Fergie

Sir Alex Ferguson was, and perhaps still is, the don of Manchester United. In the 26 seasons that he ruled the United dressing room, he amassed an incredible 38 major trophies. Feared, fanatic, tempermental, genius – Ferguson demanded 100% commitment and total obedience. Trusting in him delivered silverware. Question him and it was bleak future faced at United. While many …

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THAT Last Minute Of Play Between Australia & South Africa

Analyse it till your heart is content. Try or no Try? What a finish as the Wallabies snatched a victory from the Springboks, well in to stoppage time. What drama from the superb game between Australia and South Africa we were treated to on Saturday. Are we going to get involved in the debate about whether it was a Try …

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Fight The Power: Blackpool Fan Invades Pitch On Mobility Scooter

Blackpool’s match against Huddersfield was abandoned earlier today as fans protested what has been a horrendous season both on and off the field. Guy in wheelchair invades pitch at Bloomfield road Made my year pic.twitter.com/jaANOvYjcL — ⒷⓇⒶⒹ (@Brad92Rawcliffe) May 2, 2015 The situation isn’t funny remotely. Buuuuut, what is funny is that guy in the video above. How does a …

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The Championship: Points Deduction Heats Up Battle For Survival

With Blackpool already relegated from the Championship to League 1, two unwanted positions in the relegation zone remain.   As of Wednesday night, the battle to avoid the drop was seen as a melee between Millwall and Rotherham. Wigan sat in 23rd position 5 points from safety needed to win both remaining games and get some other favourable results to …

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The Championship: Race For The Top Two Heats Up

Four teams and only two spots available, with just two games remaining for the Championship’s top four sides, it will be a nail biting finish. As it stands Watford are sitting at the top of the table with 85 points, only a point clear of second-placed Bournemouth and third-placed Middlesbrough, who are both two points clear of Norwich, who sit in fourth. …

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Watch The Rise & Rise Of AFC Bournemouth

In case you missed it, Soccer Saturday profile the rise and rise of AFC Bournemouth. With the club on the brink of automatic promotion, theirs is a story that has it all. Passion, drama and resurrection, thanks in no small part to Eddie Howe.   

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What Is Going On At Fulham Football Club?

Once upon a time, Fulham FC were Premier League stalwarts. Now they sit 20th in the Championship. What!? How!? It’s less than 24 hours since Fulham were roundly and wholly trounced 5-1 by Bournemouth. This result is not an anomaly, you don’t end up 20th in the Championship without these kind of matches. But just how has this happened and who …

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Sky Bet Championship – Matchday 5 Review

Matchday Five in the Sky Bet Championship is over and a few teams are standing out with some great early showings, while others are standing out for the wrong reasons with some second-rate performances. With this round of fixtures over the Championship is taking a two week break due to the International Break which is accommodating friendlies and European Championship …

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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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