Author Archives: Paul Nixon

Has Complacency Cost Manchester City’s Season?

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The concluding moments of the 2011/2012 Premier League season are ones ingrained into the memories of most avid fanatics of the English football scene. Sergio Agüero’s last ditch attempt flashing past Paddy Kenny in the dying seconds of the season … Continue reading

Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo and… Gareth Bale?

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Since being jettisoned into the spotlight of European football in October 2010 following his remarkable hat-trick against Inter Milan, Gareth Bale has gone from strength to strength. The year 2013 has seen Bale continue to churn out a string of … Continue reading

Wilfried Zaha: The Latest in a Long Line of Expensive English Acquisitions

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In today’s modern football world, we are all programmed to lap up anything mentioning minimum fee release clauses or grandiose match-highest earner contracts. Therefore the recent trend of young English footballers being involved in huge mega money transfers has been … Continue reading