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Author Archives: Earl Reed

Why Blackpool Should Have Accepted Adam’s Transfer Request (UPDATED)

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As has been reported extensively this morning, Charlie Adam submitted a transfer request to Blackpool management today. The Seasiders in turn denied the request, clinging to the premise that Adam is worth more than the £4 million offer suggested by … Continue reading

Wolves 0-3 Liverpool – Spotlight Match Review

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In a match that may be seen as a turning point in their season, Liverpool endured a lousy pitch and some inspired second half play from Wolves to lodge a 3-0 victory. Wolves Form: The home side was organized in … Continue reading

Report: Sunderland Sells Darren Bent to Villa

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According to news reports today, Aston Villa have made a major move to fill a desperate need, signing Darren Bent from Sunderland for a reported £18 million transfer fee. At the moment, the Black Cats are 12 points ahead of … Continue reading

Manchester City 4 – 3 Wolverhampton: Match Review

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On a day when the Barclay’s Premier League came back into action after a Cup break, Wolverhampton made the trip north to face Manchester City. The match was won by City, but not without some tense moments brought on by … Continue reading

Can Manchester City Survive The Turmoil?

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So I wake up this morning, a day off for me. I fire up the laptop, check the news, and see that Manchester City’s splash signing, Edin Dzeko, would have preferred signing with Juventus according to his agent. You have to … Continue reading

Manchester United 2-1 Stoke City – Spotlight Match Review

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Old Trafford hosted the midweek Premier League duel between Manchester United and visiting Stoke City. United have been soaring, tied with crosstown City with two games in hand, and they haven’t experienced a defeat this season. Stoke had won two … Continue reading

Chelsea 1-0 Bolton: Bonus Match Review

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Since I am currently on holiday with my family, I hadn’t planned to do a second match review this week. However I caught the replay of yesterday’s Chelsea-Bolton match, and thought I’d at least give the starting formation and a … Continue reading

Arsenal 3-1 Chelsea: Spotlight Match Review

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An important London derby took place on Monday, with Chelsea visiting Emirates Stadium to face Arsenal. The Gunners looked the sharper squad this day, and a big second half breakout sent them to a 3-1 victory against the struggling champions. … Continue reading

Sunderland 1-0 Bolton: Spotlight Match Review

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One year ago here in the Midatlantic United States, we had a rather unwelcome storm system come through and dump a couple of feet of the white stuff on the ground. The same thing has happened this year for much … Continue reading

Tottenham Hotspur 1:1 Chelsea: Spotlight Match Review

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On Sunday, a battle took place in London, as two league powerhouses played an intense match in front of a lively crowd at White Hart Lane. The match ended in a 1-1 draw, as Chelsea squandered a wonderful opportunity to … Continue reading

Chelsea 1-1 Everton: Spotlight Match Review

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Everton travelled south on Saturday to face reigning champions Chelsea at Stamford Bridge. The Toffees have struggled this season, only two spots out of the relegation zone. Chelsea has been on a poor run of their own, ceding the lead … Continue reading

American Intrigue: Promotion/Relegation

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I was listening to the EPLTalk Podcast Weekend Review this morning on the way to work (and it probably isn’t said enough, thank you to Richard, Laurence, Kartik, and the Gaffer for this valuable resource!). Richard and Kartik discussed an … Continue reading

Tottenham 2-1 Liverpool: Spotlight Match Review

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An intriguing meeting of current and past Top 4 football clubs in England took place Sunday, as Tottenham Hotspur edged Liverpool in the waning minutes to continue their push towards the top. Tottenham and Liverpool both assembled 4-4-2 formations. Peter … Continue reading

Aston Villa 2-4 Arsenal: Bonus Match Review

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Seeing that tomorrow’s Spurs/Reds game was David The Yank’s 4-star selection of the weekend, this will be the Bonus review. On a cold day in Greater Birmingham, UK, Arsenal visited Aston Villa looking to reverse the fortunes of the past week, … Continue reading

Bolton Wanderers 5-1 Newcastle United: Bonus Match Review

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On Saturday night, I launched a themed series that will be called  “Spotlight Match Review.” I’m hoping these reports will be discussions of tactics and analysis that will engage our community. I’m not an authority; I’m a football fan who … Continue reading

Arsenal 2-3 Tottenham Hotspur: Spotlight Match Review

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The latest renewal of the North London Derby was held at Emirates Stadium between bitter rivals Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur. A 17 year drought for Spurs at Arsenal set the stage for an intriguing comeback that saw the race for … Continue reading

Sporting Kansas City: What’s In A Name?

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One of the announcements that fluttered out during the buildup to the MLS Cup was that the Kansas City Wizards would christen their new stadium with a new brand name for their franchise. The name they picked? Sporting Kansas City. … Continue reading

South Africa 0–1 United States: Game Decided By Youngsters

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A friendly match in Cape Town brought together the recent hosts of the FIFA World Cup, South Africa, and the United States, a team still looking to take the next step in international competition. On this day, the Americans brought … Continue reading