Monthly Archives: January 2012

Probably the worst transfer window ever? You better get used to it

As the tension and excitement of transfer deadline day nears its solstice and fans across the country await the arrival of Jim White on SkySports News, the majority of fans will tell you this seasons January transfer window has been … Read more…

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Transfer Window Special: Which strikers might be moving this deadline day?

As we wing our way towards the Transfer Window ‘slamming shut’ there will be plenty of banter flying around. Strikers are possibly the most in-demand position in the window as clubs need goals to increase their chances to both challenge … Read more…

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The Diary of a Transfer Window: the end is nigh

It’s squeaky bum time for me at the moment as the transfer window door edges closer to slamming shut (sorry SSN). To be honest I will be glad to see the back of it, but I do have to admit … Read more…

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The future of English football? Take a read AVB!

Chelsea manager Andre Villas Boas (AVB) is the latest Premier League manager who has voiced concerns over the inability of English sides to produce young players who are worthy of playing at the highest level as their development is being stumped … Read more…

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Is football as we know it about to become extinct?

Ferris Bueller once said ‘Life moves pretty fast, if you don’t stop and look around once in a while, you could miss it’, wise words. I regularly like to stop, look around and take stock of football; At the top … Read more…

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The Truth is Revealed: ‘Family, Life, Death and Football’

Sometimes you find yourself standing on the terraces or sitting in a stadium thinking ‘this game hasn’t changed much’, but when you snap back in to reality, away from on-pitch activities, you realise it has. Everything has changed about a … Read more…

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