Monthly Archives: August 2012

Transfer Window Countdown: Could this lot be destined for the Premier League this week?

The term ‘transfer window slamming shut’ is heavily overused at this time of year (mainly by Jim White and SSN) as we find ourselves deep in the countdown to this summers transfer window closing. Football Manager addicts have readied the … Read more…

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Match Report: Chelsea v Reading

The long awaited home match for Chelsea has finally come and gone. Season ticket holders come in with such joy, such excitement to see old faces – and then within the first five minutes of kick-off realise they don’t like … Read more…

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The big kick off has arrived – but how will Swansea City fair this season?

  Swansea   Last season: 11th   Odds to win the Premier League: 2000/1   This time last year we were basking in the fact we were the first Welsh side to get promoted to the Premier League, we had a great … Read more…

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Season Preview: The Football League – As it Could Be…

It was always going to be difficult to wake up this week, turn on the TV and have to settle for a bit of ‘Homes under the Hammer’ rather than the mens hammer qualifying, and to find that ‘Escape to … Read more…

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Football Rascal’s fantasy league guide – join our league! (Shameless plug)

Us football fans all like to think we know more about football than anybody else. Whether it is at work, in the pub, with friends and even as we walk through the turnstiles, there’s simply no point in denying one … Read more…

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Can Manchester City win back to back titles?

You cannot really look forward to the new season without reflecting on the one that has just passed. Especially if you are a Manchester City fan. In fact, it’s difficult not to reflect on the past 18 years since my … Read more…

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