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Signs of Progress at Manchester United

November 8, 2014 9:53 am0 comments
Signs of Progress at Manchester United

The road to redemption for Manchester United has so far proven to be a long and winding one. It also appears to be a particularly treacherous one, given the number of injuries being sustained by players at the club. However, following United’s last gasp equaliser against Chelsea on Sunday, there’s […]

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England’s Rio Road Trip Part II: Uruguay

June 23, 2014 7:00 am0 comments
England’s Rio Road Trip Part II: Uruguay

It’s deja vu. Once again we are all talking about England being knocked out of a major tournament having not exactly set the world alight. The fear of being knocked out became a reality when the Uruguayan talisman Luis Suarez headed his team into the lead after 39 minutes. England […]

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Wayne Rooney’s England Career: A Eulogy

June 20, 2014 11:55 am0 comments
Wayne Rooney’s England Career: A Eulogy

The nation of England watched nervously and with a sense of excitement when Leighton Baines threaded through a wonderful disguised pass for Wayne Rooney 61 minutes into our first World Cup group game against Italy. He cut inside and looked set to score as Salvatore Sirigu positioned himself for a […]

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England’s Rio Road Trip Part I: Italy

June 17, 2014 9:00 am0 comments
England’s Rio Road Trip Part I: Italy

We should all be feeling optimistic. Although England lost to Italy yet again at a major tournament it was an encouraging performance from Stevie G and the team he is captaining for the whole 90 minutes. When Marchisio dispatched a thunderbolt from a well worked corner routine after 35 minutes […]

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The Problems Behind Moyes’ United Reign

October 21, 2013 7:16 pm0 comments
The Problems Behind Moyes’ United Reign

Adnan Januzaj’s double salvo against Sunderland has allayed Manchester United David Moyes related fears, but problems are still blighting his troubled reign. Having started his Manchester United career safe in the knowledge that he had the backing of the great Sir Alex Ferguson, with pundits dubbing him as ‘the chosen […]

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Nervy England Beats Ukraine to go Through to Quarterfinals

June 22, 2012 7:27 pm0 comments
Nervy England Beats Ukraine to go Through to Quarterfinals

England booked their place in the Quarterfinals of the European championships with a nervy 1-0 win over host nation Ukraine.¬†They knew that a point would see them through and that they would top the group if they bettered France’s result against Sweden. Ukraine knew they needed to win to go […]

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