Author Archives: Alex Muller

Champions League Group Stage Draw: All The Details

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The draw for the group stage of the 2011-12 Champions League tournament has begun. The highlights include Manchester City playing their first Champions League matches against Bayern Munich, Napoli and Villarreal, while Manchester United will face Benfica, Otelul and Basle. … Continue reading

Samir Nasri Arrives At Manchester City to Agree £180,000-a-week Deal (Video)

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Watch the above video to see Samir Nasri arriving at Manchester City’s offices to sign his new contract which is believed to be as much as £180,000-a-week, according to newspaper reports. The fascinating thing about the above video is that … Continue reading

Most Popular Premier League Players and Clubs: Infographic

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Who is the most searched for player on Google? Which club is most popular on Facebook? And which transfer rumors have got Twitter talking? Find those answers and more in the following infographic entitled “Who’s Premier League In Digital?” I’m … Continue reading

PES 2012: A Dozen Gameplay Videos For Your Viewing Pleasure

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If you’re curious about what PES 2012 has to offer, watch the following dozen videos that show what the gameplay looks like. Videotaped by soccer fans who attended last week’s Gamescom video game trade show in Cologne, Germany, the Pro … Continue reading

See What FIFA 12 Looks Like With These 11 Gameplay Videos

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FIFA 12, the much anticipated game from EA Sports, was all over Gamescom this week in Cologne, Germany. At the world’s largest trade fair and event highlight for interactive games and entertainment, there were plenty of people playing the upcoming … Continue reading

Dynamo Magic of Football: Episode 1 Starring Nemanja Vidic (Video)

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British magician Dynamo took to the streets recently to meet with Manchester United’s Nemanja Vidic as well as unsuspecting strangers throughout England. If you love card tricks, or sleight of hand, this is definitely a fun video to watch. If … Continue reading

PES 2012: Watch The Official Trailer (Video)

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The official trailer for PES 2012 (Pro Evolution Soccer 2012) has been released at Gamescom 2011, the video game tradeshow being held in Germany this week. The big announcement from Konami was that Cristiano Ronaldo will be on the cover … Continue reading

FIFA Street Is Back: Watch the First Look At The New Video Game

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FIFA Street is back. EA Sports announced the news this week at Gamescom 2011 in Germany. The new game will be launched in 2012, but you can watch the trailer for it now (see above video). The FIFA team at EA … Continue reading

7 Reasons to Watch the Spanish Super Cup Between Barcelona and Real Madrid

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Watch Barcelona v Real Madrid in the second leg of the Spanish Super Cup live on ESPN Deportes (4pm ET, August 17). For fans of Premier League clubs or the league itself, you might presume that today will be an … Continue reading

FIFA 12 Trailer (Video): Is This Going To Be The Best FIFA Yet?

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Anticipation is building for the late September launch of FIFA 12, the new video game from EA Sports. And to coincide with Gamescom 2011, the huge video game event in Germany this week, EA Sports have released a new trailer … Continue reading

Football Manager 2012: Photos and Videos And More Than 800 New Features

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Sports Interactive and SEGA Europe today unveiled the details regarding the upcoming launch of Football Manager 2012. Scheduled for release before Christmas 2011, the game includes over 800 new features including: Transfers & Contracts – significant changes to the transfer … Continue reading

Nike Launches New Ball For 2011-12 Premier League Season: Video

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Nike have released a video to showcase their new ball for the 2011-12 Premier League season. The Nike T90 Seitiro ball is featured in the video along with brief interviews with Clint Dempsey, Jack Wilshere, James Milner and Ashley Cole … Continue reading

Manchester United Official History 1878-2002: Friday Flashback Videos

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Friday Flashback Videos, EPL Talk’s regular weekly feature, has returned for the new season. And kicking off the 2011-12 Premier League season is a special treat: the official history of Manchester United from 1878 to 2002 (part 1). The 83 … Continue reading

ESPN2 to Broadcast Fulham Against Aston Villa Live This Saturday

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God bless Ian Darke and ESPN2. After their best plans went to ruins when Tottenham Hotspur and Everton cancelled their opening match of the season Thursday, the game that ESPN2 was supposed to show live to viewers in the United … Continue reading

London’s Burning

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Talk about bad timing. Zippo, the American lighter brand, chose this week to unveil their lighters that feature the crests of four of the Premier League’s biggest clubs. The irony is that in the same week that Zippo releases these, … Continue reading

Fantasy Football 2011/12 – Who Will Make the Cut?

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In the absence of live football during the close-season, the avid football fan is kept entertained by the bi-annual transfer merry-go-round where rumours of unlikely moves and bargain buys are rife as each team looks to build on the past … Continue reading

EA Sports Unveils North American Cover for FIFA 12 Game: Guess Who Is Featured

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EA Sports has unveiled the cover for FIFA 12 which will be distributed in the United States. Gracing the cover are Landon Donovan, Wayne Rooney and Rafa Marquez. That takes care of MLS/US soccer fans, eurosnobs and the hispanic market … Continue reading

Wayne Rooney’s Hair Transplant in FIFA 12: Before and After Photos

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FIFA 12 is all about authenticity, but they’ve taken it to a new level with the upcoming release of FIFA 12 by painstakingly upgrading Wayne Rooney’s hairstyle so his new hair transplant is plain to see. In the above photograph … Continue reading