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World Cup 2014 – Six Teams To Support This Summer

In just four days, the greatest show on Earth begins; the FIFA World Cup. As Ireland are not involved, Rich Roberts is here to discuss six teams that are deserving of your support. Ireland’s ill-fated qualifying campaign means the Boys In Green will not be pitting themselves against the elite of world football. This failure ultimately brought a premature end …

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Cristiano Ronaldo & This Week In Online Punditry

As the biggest stars in world football descend on Brazil, Dylan White takes a look at some of the points that have been getting the top pundits talking. In a week that’s seen every player in football worth his salt linked with a move to Old Trafford, Diego Costa passing a medical at Chelsea and a number of World Cup …

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Michel Platini – No.10 Maestro

With World Cup fever grabbing a hold of the footballing world, one character will most definitely be cast upon millions of TV sets around the world during this year’s installment. The man in question is the European face of football, Michel Platini. Platini is the head of UEFA, and it is hard for some to see him in any role …

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Wayne Rooney – One Of The Greats Or A Talent Wasted?

In the pantheon of the greats of world football, certain names have cemented their place. Legends of the game such as Pele, Maradona, Cruyff and Best have reserved eternal legendary status. Even as they still perform at the highest level, Ronaldo and Messi have shown enough sustained brilliance to be included in this revered list. However, one name which many …

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How Many Players Do Manchester United Really Need?

In what was a truly dismal season considering the standards Manchester United have set over the past quarter century, there have been a lot of murmurs that they need up to six or seven players in order to compete next year. But how does a side that won the league at a canter in 2013 need a complete overhaul in …

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This Week In Online Punditry

Another seven days have passed in the soap opera that is professional football, and so much has happened.  From Yaya Toure’s need for some extra tender loving care to Neil Lennon’s resignation at the Hoops, here’s what the top footballing experts and columnists have made of all the drama. Jamie Redknapp on Yaya Toure Sky Sports pundit Jamie Redknapp believes …

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Why Wayne Rooney Should Be Dropped From England’s Starting XI

Brian Bowler argues that for England to excel in Brazil, Wayne Rooney must be dropped from the national side’s starting eleven. In the summer of 2004, a young Everton striker announced himself onto the world stage of international football at the UEFA European Championships in Portugal. Wayne Rooney bagged a brace of goals against both Croatia and Switzerland in the …

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