Author Archives: Joe Toal

Man United’s Defensive Problems Are Cause For Concern

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Once again, Manchester United had to come from behind to win it. It is getting to the point where United only burst into life when the clock ticks into its thirtieth minute and the opposition are a couple of goals … Continue reading

Liverpool Supporters Need to Back Their Club During Transitional Season

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Three games into the new season, and Liverpool is already in a state. It’s hardly a shocking revelation. In fact it’ll be easier to reflect over the past few years and pinpoint a time when they were not in crisis. … Continue reading

Andre Villas-Boas is a Gamble that Could Pay Off for Tottenham Hotspur

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The appointment of Andre Villas-Boas by Daniel Levy may have more financial connotations to it than it does football. The Portuguese was a free agent and thus Levy did not have to spend millions in compensation fees. Secondly, AVB’s failures … Continue reading

Lucas Moura Transfer to Paris Saint-Germain Underscores How Soccer Spending Is Unsustainable

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As a staunch Manchester United fan, I have waited with bated breath for the best part of a fortnight awaiting news that Lucas Moura, the latest teenage sensation from Brazil, has finally signed for the club and has announced his … Continue reading