Category Archives: Transfers

Missing Serie A? Osvaldo, Jovetic, Lamela struggling to adapt to the Premier League

A little longer than a decade ago, a player thinking of swapping Serie A for the Premier League would have been treated more suspiciously than an NSA Christmas party in the middle of Berlin. Fast forward ten years, however, and … Read more…

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Rooney, Lewandowski and Suarez: player power on the vane?

It is a cliche that smacks of nostalgia and misplaced romanticism, of naivety even, but one stating an undeniable truth…’Football, as we knew it, has gone mad!’. Indeed its mind had been growing increasingly unstable over the last decade, but … Read more…

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Spurs: There’s no ‘I’ in team, but there is in Eriksen…

Saturday morning was a good one for me. I awoke with no hangover (a massive achievement in itself) knowing that I could banish international football from my mind, like the bad nightmare it is, because Premier League football was back! … Read more…

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Your guide to the last 10 days of the transfer window

The 2013 transfer window will shut in exactly 11 days. It is an incredibly short amount of time if you support one of the clubs still desperately trying to bolster their squads, but it’s a painstakingly long period of time … Read more…

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Is it time for the transfer window to shut permanently?

Alan Pardew wants it shut before the start of the season. Michael Laudrup and Jose Mourinho consider it to be way too long. Some wanted it scrapped altogether. Fans and broadcasters alike love it. The question, though, remains. Is it … Read more…

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Willian is a great addition to Spurs and to the Premier League

As the wheels begin to come off from the oligarch’s utopia that is¬†Anzhi Makhachkala, Europe’s top clubs have started circling around some of the Russian outfit’s stars as the chance of securing top players for a relatively cut-price has become … Read more…

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