Category Archives: Ligue 1

Not just City and United on this Super Sunday

Come 4pm on Sunday afternoon, the eyes of British football will be firmly focused on the Etihad Stadium, as Manuel Pellegrini and David Moyes take charge of their first Manchester derby when City host United in the first all-Mancunian affair … Read more…

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Cavani pivotal to PSG’s dreams of European success

Paris possesses such an array of outstanding qualities that is impossible not to feel a bit in envy of those who inhabit the French capital. Freshly baked baguettes, breathtaking architecture, excellent food, the Eiffel Tower, not to mention the beautiful … Read more…

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Forget ambition, Monaco show money talks louder

Money, the saying goes, talks. Judging by the events that have unfolded over the last seven days, in Monaco it not only talks, but it also sings with an extremely charming and convincing voice.

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Alan Pardew: Changing Newcastle United from Les Misérables to Les Manifique

Much like most places around the world, the North-East of England, and in particular the Geordie part of the region, has its own culture – Newcastle brown ale, an almost unmatched passion for football, women who refuse to wear coats … Read more…

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Loic Remy: Has ‘Arry pulled off a coup yet again?

A season that had started with so much promise for QPR, quickly turned into the worst of Tony Fernandes’ nightmares.  The arrival of Harry Redknapp might have lifted the mood and the hopes within the camp, but the Rs are … Read more…

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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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