Monthly Archives: March 2012

Manchester City Have the Staying Power Keegan’s Class of ’96 Lacked

There’s a few rumblings going around that Manchester City are on the verge of ‘doing a Newcastle’, spiralling into a demise that saw Kevin Keegan’s team of 1996 throw away a 12 point lead and succumb to Alex Ferguson’s Red … Read more…

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Giles Barnes – the highs and lows of the next big thing

How often do we hear about the next big thing at a club, a young player that has the world at his feet and suddenly becomes labeled as the next ‘Messi’, ‘Gerrard’ or ‘Rooney’, but for whatever reason they turn … Read more…

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Lukas Podolski — Is He Gunner Be Good for Arsenal?

From seemingly never-ending thoughts of “What now?” to feelings of sheer euphoria — that’s the life of an Arsenal fan these days. It may not be on purpose, but Arsene Wenger has managed to keep all concerned with the club … Read more…

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Leeds United: Big challenge – when will promotion come?

Things have been a little eventful to say the least at Leeds this season, sackings, appointments, transfers and plenty of Ken Bates bashing along the way for good measure, meant another unsettled time for the Yorkshire side. Leeds fans should … Read more…

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Liverpool: Time to prepare for life without Gerrard & Co.

All the talk at Liverpool nowadays seems to be about one man, Luis Suarez, for reasons both good and bad. This week both Suarez and the club have confirmed that they are in talks about a new contract as Liverpool … Read more…

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Surely it is time to back Steve Kean Blackburn fans?

It is difficult to understand the ins and outs at a football club unless you actually live and breath that club and go to matches every week. It is also difficult to understand fan opinion and the reasons behind those … Read more…

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