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They’ve got the vier

July 14th, 2014 · No Comments · Features, Football

The stats tell the story. Argentina - ten attempts on goal, none on target. Germany - ten attempts on goal, five on target. Argentina had enough chances to win the game in normal time but Germany won their fourth World Cup with a brilliant piece of finishing from Mario Gotze seven minutes from the end of extra time. Argentina missed a series […]

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What’s wrong with England? – Chris Waddle explains…

June 21st, 2014 · No Comments · Features, Football

Well England are finally out of our misery after Costa Rica beat Italy to seal the coffin lid. So, the fingerpointing and post-mortem can begin, again. It was interesting to see FA chief Greg Dyke turn up yesterday to fence the predictable ‘sack the manager’ calls from the media. Where’s he been? If there’s one thing […]

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Gerrard sets up Saurez double…oh

June 20th, 2014 · No Comments · Features, Football

So England will be shipping out of Brazil after another dire display. Maybe Stevie G forgot he wasn’t playing for Liverpool last night. He managed to provide assists for two Luis Suarez goals. The two in midfield, four in attack formation didn’t work. With Liverpool Gerrard and Henderson supported by Philippe Coutinho whose role could […]

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England v Uruguay Preview

June 19th, 2014 · No Comments · Features, Football

England winger Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain has been ruled out of tonight’s Group D clash with Uruguay.  The Arsenal man returned to training this week after injuring knee ligaments in the World Cup warm-up clash with Ecuador two weeks ago, but was restricted to fitness work away from his team-mates on Wednesday. Uruguay captain Diego Lugano has […]

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