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Big game of the weekend-ah!: Everton vs Chelsea

The home side go into this one generously priced at 13/5, and we believe it’s an absolute bargain. Chelsea may have strengthened since going down 1-0 in this fixture last season but there is doubts over the fitness of the … Continue reading

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Euro football roundup #4

A first for our follow-a-team-through-the-European-competitions experiment as both of our teams in the play-offs won through to the main draw of their respective competitions. Maribor were highly unfancied against relative giants Celtic, reprieved after a stuffing off Legia Warsaw in … Continue reading

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Match of the weekend: Liverpool vs Southampton

Liverpool may have sold the Premier League’s best player in Suarez but should still do well this season. Players such as Sturridge, Coutinho, Lallana and Sterling are ready to raise their game, take on more responsibility and link up well. … Continue reading

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The DPAK match of the weekend: Derby vs Rotherham

Derby head into the season half buoyed, half still wondering what might have been after previous term’s wonderful form, but ultimate failure to a late Qpr playoff final goal at Wembley. This of course means another season for them in the … Continue reading

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Euro football round-up #4

The way the Champions League is unfolding, we’re switching allegiances as each round passes. In the third qualifying round, we were on Maccabi Tel Aviv who played Maribor. A goal coming five minutes into stoppages in the first leg gave … Continue reading

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Napoli close to signing Fellaini’s hair and elbows

Italian Serie A side Napoli are hoping to confirm the signing of Man Utd’s Marouane Fellaini’s hair and elbows within the next 48 hours. “Marouane’s hair and elbows come as one package, of course, and we’re all aware at the … Continue reading

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Five things to look forward to in the coming football season

New coach, new set of initials The Premier League may have lost that gravel-voiced and overly tactical– but ultimately unsuccessful– AVB bloke, but it has gained another manager whose name gives players, managers, fans and media alike another excuse to refer to … Continue reading

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Five of the best away kits for the 2014/15 football season

A.S. Roma Plain and professional Nike design, simple white with the Roma colours in a left to right diagonal. Top marks. Norwich The badge seems quite high up on the chest, almost touching collar-bone, in fact. But it’s a neat … Continue reading

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