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Author Archives: Alex Muller

Manchester United Have 33 Sponsors; How Many Can You Name? – The Nightly EPL

Posted on by Alex Muller
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Manchester United’s commercial department has been one of the busiest areas of the club in recent years, signing deals with so many sponsors that it’s hard to remember them all. United have sold advertising rights to their training ground and … Continue reading

UEFA Proposes New Minimum 10-Game Ban for Racist Abuse: The Daily EPL

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UEFA has proposed a new minimum 10-game ban for racist abuse. UEFA General Secretary Gianni Infantino outlined the plans at this week’s SoccerEx conference. “We have to have sanctions and they must have a deterrent effect,” said Infantino. “What we are … Continue reading

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Right or Wrong? UK Football Organizations Rule Out Minute’s Silence for Margaret Thatcher: The Nightly EPL

Posted on by Alex Muller
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The FA and Premier League have both ruled out any possibility of a minute’s silence as a tribute to former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher who died yesterday, aged 87. That means there will be no minute’s silence for Thatcher … Continue reading

Borussia Dortmund Supporters Unveil Incredible Tifo Display in Champions League [VIDEO]

Posted on by Alex Muller
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Borussia Dortmund supporters won even more respect tonight in the UEFA Champions League with an incredible tifo that was displayed before kick-off in their match against Malaga. The creative tifo can be seen in the video below. In the meantime, … Continue reading

Arsenal Forward Andrey Arshavin Ready to Quit Soccer At End Of Season: The Daily EPL

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Andrey Arshavin is ready to quit soccer at the end of this season, aged 32. According to The Evening Standard, the footballer has become so disillusioned with the sport as well as the lack of viable alternatives away from Arsenal … Continue reading

QPR’s Relegation Would Expose Loïc Rémy to Premier League Vultures: The Nightly EPL

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French striker Loic Remy has only played eight matches so far this season for Queens Park Rangers, but while he hasn’t been able to turn around the club’s form, he has achieved an impressive five goals in eight league appearances. … Continue reading

Sky Refuses to Air BT’s Ads for its Premier League Coverage: The Daily EPL

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Despite the way that Sky has helped the Premier League become so popular, there is a lot to despise about the way the Rupert Murdoch company does business. They’re incredibly self-serving. If there’s a sporting event or news story that … Continue reading

Manchester City to Review Mancini’s Position at End of Season; Mancini Says Too Many Teams Roll Over for United: The Nightly EPL

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On the eve of the Manchester derby, The Guardian newspaper has published two very revealing articles about City. The first reveals that Manchester City will review Roberto Mancini’s position at the end of the season, and that sources are unable to confirm … Continue reading

Manchester City Must Not Think That Spending Another £150m Will Catch United, Says Gary Neville: The Nightly EPL

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Gary Neville has some tough words for Manchester City supporters to swallow tonight, saying that the current Premier League title-holders have a long way to go to catch up with the Manchester United juggernaut — not just in the league … Continue reading

Controversial Former Sun Editor Kelvin MacKenzie Dropped from The Telegraph: The Nightly EPL

Posted on by Alex Muller
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Controversial former Sun editor Kelvin MacKenzie has been dropped from The Telegraph newspaper after only writing one column. MacKenzie had his column published on Thursday in a role that The Telegraph billed as a regular gig. However, The Telegraph‘s football writer Henry Winter said it … Continue reading

Manchester United Appoint Specialist to Improve Old Trafford Atmosphere: The Daily EPL

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Manchester United have appointed an acoustic engineer to help improve the atmosphere at Old Trafford. The move comes after many Manchester United supporters complained that even though supporters in the Stretford End make a tremendous amount of noise, very few … Continue reading

Alex Ferguson Refuses to Discuss Man United’s 6-1 Old Trafford Defeat to Man City: The Nightly EPL

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After Sir Alex Ferguson retires, he should consider being a professor in England or the United States, teaching a class on manipulating the media. He is that good. During today’s press conference with Ferguson, the Manchester United manager was asked about the … Continue reading

Scott Parker Misses Open Goal for Tottenham Against Basel in Europa League [GIF]

Posted on by Alex Muller
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Poor Scott Parker. The Tottenham midfielder had a golden opportunity to score for Tottenham Hotspur against Basel today in the quarter-finals of the Europa League, but somehow he managed to completely miss the net. Oh Scottie, what were you thinking?!

Chelsea vs Rubin Kazan, Spurs vs Basel & Benfica vs Newcastle, Europa League: Open Thread

Posted on by Alex Muller
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Three Premier League sides are in action today in the quarter-finals of the Europa League. All three first leg matches are being shown live on US television and/or Internet. Here’s the schedule for today: Chelsea vs Rubin Kazan, 3pm, FOX … Continue reading

Everton Will Have to Break 60-Point Barrier to Secure European Qualification, Says Moyes: The Daily EPL

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Everton manager David Moyes has set a target of reaching 60 points to secure European qualification. Everton currently has eight matches remaining this Premier League season for an opportunity to win 24 points. Everton sit in sixth position with 51 … Continue reading

Rafael Benitez Sets his Sights on Summer Move to ‘Top’ English Side: The Nightly EPL

Posted on by Alex Muller
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Where will Rafa Benitez end up this summer? As a manager on the continent, or — as he thinks — managing a top club in the Premier League? I don’t foresee any managerial changes this summer at any of the … Continue reading

New Leaked Photo of England’s 2013 Home Shirt Is Clearest Yet [PHOTO]

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A new photo of England’s new home shirt for 2013 has been leaked on the Internet, and this one is the clearest yet. This new photo — which is by far the best photo yet, more so than the previous … Continue reading

Charlton Manager Refuses to be Drawn On Issue of Whether Paolo Di Canio is a Fascist: The Daily EPL

Posted on by Alex Muller
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During Paolo Di Canio’s press conference yesterday in Sunderland, the Italian manager was asked by BBC journalist Dan Roan whether he is a fascist or not. Di Canio refused to answer the question and, instead, said to ask Trevor Sinclair … Continue reading