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Lambert deserves his fairytale

Rickie Lambert and Wayne Rooney couldn’t be more different. Yes, they were both born on Merseyside and they both have a rather stocky physique, but geographical roots and physical attributes is where the similarities end. The former has spent his … Read more…

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Liverpool are better off without Luis Suarez!

The only surprising thing about Luis Suarez’s decision to publicly reveal his malaise was the medium the Uruguayan chose to deliver his message. The media he had so often blamed for making his life in England more difficult than it … Read more…

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Preston pitch invasion a timely reminder of football’s sorry state

Well, it didn’t take long, did it? Over the weekend we welcomed the return of competitive football after a summer spent floating from a meaningless friendly to an absurd transfer rumour then, less than 48 hours later, the season’s first … Read more…

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Barton would be a very risky gamble for Everton and Martinez

Forget about Gareth Bale and Real Madrid, forget about Jose Mourinho’s return, Luis Suarez’s tantrums and United’s first season without Fergie, one of the stories of the season could be developing on the blue half of Merseyside. Having come to … Read more…

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From Groves to Ronaldo and Bale, a short history of world’s most expensive footballers

Gareth Bale won’t forget the 2012-13 season in a hurry, for despite failing to reach a Champions League spot with Spurs, the Welshman swept every individual award available, from the  PFA Young Player of the Year to the PFA Players’ Player of the Year and … Read more…

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FA needs to get its own house in order instead of pointing fingers

“It is not my fault the country is only 60 million. There are 212 countries playing this game. We are blessed to have 20 of the world’s largest 50 clubs. Within that 20, between three and five of the biggest … Read more…

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