Category Archives: Euro 2012

Euro 2012 England Squad Special: Moneyball England

Today the build up for England’s Euro 2012 campaign really begins as Roy Hodgson announces his first squad. The climax of the Premier League season has dominated the headlines these last few days, but now we can really start to … Read more…

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Chelsea stat attack: Marko Marin vs Juan Mata

Well it didn’t take long, but the first signing of the summer has happened whilst we are still slap bang in the middle of some horrible April showers. On Saturday Chelsea confirmed the signing of Werder Bremen’s German international midfielder … Read more…

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A case for Stuart Pearce?

Despite being a national hero and an iconic figure who seemed to personify what it meant to pull on an England shirt, Stuart Pearce remains an unpopular choice for most to step in to the breach and become the new … Read more…

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England must get it Right at the Back

Euro 2012 is fast approaching and as is usual for the English national team the build-up is looking far from ideal. There are a host of issues that need to be dealt with before the squad jets off to Poland … Read more…

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Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain: For boy to half man/half Ox…

If you measure Arsenal’s performances so far this season against previous Premier League campaigns you can understand Arsenal fans disappointment to a certain extent. When you are in the title hunt on a regular basis expectations are raised, and nothing … Read more…

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Harry Redknapp and the England fiasco – what a mess!

They say 24 hours is a long time in football and there couldn’t be a better cliché to describe the goings on of Wednesday 8th February, a day I am renaming ‘Harry Redknapp day’. I started the day patiently waiting to … Read more…

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