1. Could the Case of Dexter Blackstock Be the Final Blow for Tackling in the Beautiful Game?

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    Football has no doubt drastically changed in the last fifteen years. The influx of foreign players, greater financial investment, sports science and the styles of play have all added to the global appeal of the English Premier League; making it the most watched and most admired football league in the world.

    However many football supporters have argued that many English traditions of the ‘beautiful game’ are being lost, particularly the ‘dying art’ of tackling.

    Stuart Pearce, Roy Keane and Patrick Vieira were all revelled for their tough tackling and no-nonsense attitude on the pitch. Pearce, who was nicknamed ‘Psycho’, stated that…

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  2. David Moyes Sacked as Manager of Manchester United

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    Manchester United have officially announced that David Moyes has been sacked as manager. In a very brief statement by the club, Manchester United announced: “Manchester United (NYSE:MANU) has announced that David Moyes has left the Club. “The Club would like to place on … Continue reading