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Joe Kinnear confirmed as Newcastle director of football – and as Chelsea’s new chairman, Gareth Bale’s replacement…

Look out, the clowns are coming. The 2013/14 English Premier League season was always looking like being an entertaining one when it comes to press conferences, with the continuation of Paolo Di Canio at Sunderland, the return of Jose Mourinho … Continue reading

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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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Results 15/1/13 – Andy Murray and the girls through in Australia

British number one Andy Murray and Olympic silver medallist Laura Robson joined Heather Watson in the second round of the Australian Open. Murray kicked off his 2013 Grand Slam campaign with a speedy win against Robin Haase of the Netherlands, … Continue reading

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Liverpool crumble to a shock Aston Villa defeat

Aston Villa shocked Liverpool at Anfield in the English Premier League on Saturday, moving three points clear of the drop zone whilst simultaneously rubbishing claims that their opponents could fight for the EPL top two. Man of the moment Christian … Continue reading

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Results: 6/10/12 – Britain’s male judo contingent startle in Minsk

Have a think back to the London 2012 Olympics. Go on, I’ll let you, it’s not as if I mention them in nearly every blog post. Specifically, attempt to remember Great Britain and Northern Ireland’s participation in the judo competition. … Continue reading

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Results 29/9/12

A quick, unformatted list of results from Saturday. Football: Barclays Premier League Arsenal 1-2 Chelsea Everton 3-1 Southampton Fulham 1-2 Manchester City Norwich City 2-5 Liverpool Reading 2-2 Newcastle United Stoke City 2-0 Swansea City Sunderland 1-0 Wigan Athletic Manchester … Continue reading

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Results 25/9/12 – Chelsea crush Wolves in the Capital One Cup

Alas, after spoiling you for two days with photos of grinning champions holding their trophies aloft, I have nothing for you today. Not because British competitors have come up short – it’s simply because no competitions that we appeared in … Continue reading

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