Young owes Villa once last hurrah

There were several positives to take out of England’s friendly draw with Ghana on Tuesday. One of those was the performance of Ashley Young, who finally looks to be settling at international level. His early performances in an England shirt suggested international football might be a step too far. But fresh from bagging the winner […]

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Are Blackpool doomed?

Blackpool have endured a crazy season, and have certainly created headlines for all the right reason up until now. However, the end of those positive headlines may fast be approaching as Blackpool start to make it obvious to all that they are a side in possession of great skill but are also fatally flawed because […]

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Barcelona should not take Shakhtar lightly

Barcelona are many people’s favourites to win the Champions League this season and it is hard not to agree given some of the scintillating football they have displayed over recent years. The Catalan side went out in the semi-final stages of the Champions League last season, as they were looking to achieve a miraculous repeat […]

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Champions League prepares for El Clasico

Spanish giants Barcelona and Real Madrid have both all but ensured the Champions League semi-finals will have an El Clasico as the stand-out tie. After watching bitter rivals Real destroy Tottenham 4-0 on the Tuesday, Barcelona went out the following evening and put on a European master-class in their 5-1 thumping of Shakhtar Donetsk at […]

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Is time up for Ancelotti?

After winning the domestic double in his debut season with the Blues, many expected Carlo Ancelotti to be the right man to bring home Chelsea’s holy grail of titles in the form of the Champions League. But after a tremendous start to the 2010/2011 campaign, Chelsea’s form dramatically turned following the sudden sacking of coach […]

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Man Utd Chase Inter’s Sneijder

Manchester United are serious about bringing Wesley Sneijder to England. They have tabled a £29 million bid for the Internazionale playmaker, according to the Daily Mail. However, United will face tough opposition from Sneijder’s club who absolutely don’t want to lose the Dutch World Cup star. Inter already expressed their desire to keep the attacking […]

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