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The highs and lows of a January transfer window

The January transfer window. What a load of rubbish. It’s a month of frantic deals between clubs that often don’t really need any new players. Extraordinary amounts of money changes hands, inflating a footballer’s market value artificially and inflating their … Continue reading

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Could you be Britain’s next baseball star?

As the pace quickens to sign new star players in the Barclays Premier League transfer window, with just over a day to go, have a thought for the way sports of lesser riches have to fill up their rosters. The … Continue reading

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England don’t need boys. We need men.

I seriously don’t understand the argument for having a team filled with young players and I don’t think I ever will. The overwhelming lack of experience on show as England capitulated to a 4-2 loss in Sweden proved you should … Continue reading

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Move over Team GB – it’s England’s turn to underperform

Three days after the closing ceremony of the 30th Summer Olympic Games, I’m sat here watching a particularly dour game of football, the first one at this flat, if you’re interested. It’s England’s first match since they crashed out of … Continue reading

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Olympics kick off in style as Team GB make me eat my words

It’s time for me to apologise, to retract a previous statement. Ladies football ain’t half bad, to be honest. The 2012 Summer Olympic Games began today, although none of the action was in host city London. Instead, it was spread … Continue reading

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Murray and Marray march into semis

If you’re not remotely interested in Wimbledon or the Tour de France, the two biggest competitions on offer this week, you might as well skip to the end or turn off. It’s one of those days again! It was the … Continue reading

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Rangers and Bradford – different sports, similar story

Two very similar clubs, albeit ones with extremely different circumstances, are contemplating life outside of the national elite level of their sports. Whilst Rangers F.C. have survived complete liquidisation, they find themselves with the unsavoury prospect of having to start … Continue reading

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