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Which Soccer Leagues Are Favorites Among Americans? These Findings May Surprise You

Posted on by Christopher Harris

In a recent EPL Talk survey, we asked readers to rank their favorite soccer leagues that they watch or follow. We listed a choice of 18different leagues from around the world — everything from US domestic leagues such as MLS, … Continue reading

Adventures in the Fantasy Premier League, Summer Planning

Posted on by David Yaffe-Bellany

Here’s the final Adventures in the Fantasy Premier League column of the season. 1. Pay attention: Off-season attentiveness is a prerequisite for early success. Managers who familiarize themselves with the oddly named Europeans sure to trickle into England this summer … Continue reading

Watch the Worst Euro 2012 TV Commercial Ever, If You Dare [VIDEO]

Posted on by Alex Muller

Maybe Hungary is upset that they didn’t qualify for Euro 2012, or perhaps it’s a cruel joke from Coca-Cola. Whatever the case, take a look at the following Euro 2012 TV commercial from Coca-Cola, to promote the soft drink in … Continue reading

Sky Sports Premier League Review 2011/12: Montage [VIDEO]

Posted on by Alex Muller

At the end of every Premier League season, Sky Sports in the United Kingdom always does a montage of some of the most memorable moments from the season. And they’ve done it again with a video that was shown last … Continue reading

Last Chance to Vote for the Best of the 2011-12 EPL Season: Polls Close At Midnight ET

Posted on by Christopher Harris

The incredibly exciting 2011-12 Premier League season is over, but you still have a chance to cast your vote for the best of the 2011-12 Premier League season in the fourth annual EPL Awards. The polls close at midnight ET … Continue reading

Premier League Sunday, Gameweek 38 — Season Finale: Open Thread

Posted on by Christopher Harris

This is what we’ve all been waiting for… the final day of the season where all of the hard work from the entire season will be rewarded. We’ll find out who will win the Premier League title, who will qualify … Continue reading

7 Ways to Survive Today Without Any English Soccer

Posted on by Harry Cee

So the last matches of the Premier League season are tomorrow and you are counting down the hours almost like it’s Christmas. Nervous about relegation? Hopeful for a Blue or Red rising in Manchester? What can you do to get past … Continue reading

How Will You Experience the Final Day of the Premier League Season?

Posted on by Christopher Harris

The Premier League is a long, arduous marathon of a season, spanning nine months out of the year. The seemingly endless stream of matches is only interrupted by the agonizingly painful international breaks and the brief summer sojourn, which is … Continue reading

Panini Launches UEFA Euro 2012 Soccer Stickers In United States

Posted on by Christopher Harris

After the huge success of the FIFA World Cup 2010 stickers in the United States, Panini America has launched the official stickers for UEFA Euro 2012. Panini has released a 64-page, full-color album (pictured above) that’s beautifully designed, as usual, … Continue reading

Adventures in the Fantasy Premier League, Gameweeks 36 and 37

Posted on by David Yaffe-Bellany

1. This isn’t Italy — Despite everything that Roberto Mancini has said over the last two weeks, Premier League teams very rarely have “nothing to play for”. Take Norwich City. Spiraling towards end-of-season malaise, the Canaries arrived at the Emirates on … Continue reading

Adidas Predator Football Boots: Where Is Your Lethal Zone? [VIDEO]

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Laurence McKenna recently had a chance to visit Adidas and test out the new Adidas Predator football boots. As you’ll see in the video, Laurence (best known as host of the EPL Talk Podcast) was able to grab a marker … Continue reading

Premier League Sunday, Gameweek 37: Open Thread

Posted on by Christopher Harris

I don’t have to tell you that this is a massive day in the Premier League. Dreams may be realized or dashed today. Seasons could be destroyed. Or, we could edge closer to status quo leading up to next Sunday’s … Continue reading

Blackpool vs Birmingham, Championship Playoff Semi-Final, 1st Leg: Open Thread

Posted on by Alex Muller

Today we have the first leg of the nPower Championship Playoff semi-final between former Premier League sides Blackpool and Birmingham City kicking off at 2:45pm ET/7:45pm BST (available live in the United States on FOXSoccer2Go and FOX Soccer Plus). Since … Continue reading

The Championship Promotion Playoffs: America In English Soccer

Posted on by Earl Reed

The Championship Promotion playoffs began yesterday with West Ham United crossing into Wales to take a massive 2-0 lead in the two-legged tie against Cardiff City. The Hammers, much like their Manager Sam Allardyce, are trying to earn a trip … Continue reading

Vote for the Best of the 2011-12 Season In the EPL Awards

Posted on by Christopher Harris

The fourth annual EPL Awards is now open for voting. The annual competition is held at the end of each Premier League season to recognize the best EPL blogs, websites, books, podcasts, radio shows, commentators, footballers, managers and more. It’s … Continue reading

Would This Ever Happen in the English Premier League?

Posted on by Alexander Fairchild

Imagine it’s May 5, 2012 and Tranmere Rovers — after making an illustrious run — are about to face Arsenal in the FA Cup Final. While Rovers enter the Wembley pitch in their traditional blue and white kit, their counterparts … Continue reading

What Are Your Favorite Soccer Leagues? Take Our Survey

Posted on by Christopher Harris

There are so many quality soccer leagues on television that we’re spoilt for choice. Pick any major league in the world, and you’re just a click of a remote control button away from it. But which ones do you watch … Continue reading

Premier League Sunday, Gameweek 36: Open Thread

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Today, we have two matches kicking off in separate parts of London at different times. The early match is the London derby between Chelsea and QPR (8:30am ET/1:30pm BST). QPR will be hoping for a win to try to increase … Continue reading