Leagues: EPL

Manchester City vs West Bromwich Albion, Premier League Gameweek 35: Open Thread

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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Time is running out for both Manchester City and West Bromwich Albion to finish their seasons in the best possible manner — with City needing a victory to keep themselves in the title race, while West Brom need a win … Continue reading

Connor Wickham Leading Sunderland’s Fight to Try to Keep Club in Premier League

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer
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Four years ago, Connor Wickham won the Golden Ball as the best player in the 2010 UEFA U-17 Championship. The striker followed that up with an outstanding year at Ipswich Town, and earned himself a £7.4million transfer to Premier League … Continue reading

WATCH Compilation of David Moyes’s Post-Match Press Conferences; A Season Of Despair [VIDEO]

Posted on by Alex Muller
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There’s a worrying pattern in David Moyes’ post-match press conferences that can be clearly seen in the compilation video below. It’s no wonder that the number of Manchester United supporters backing Moyes continues to dwindle, while the rumors of Moyes’ … Continue reading

Burnley Promoted to Premier League; Watch the Pitch Invasion [VIDEO]

Posted on by Alex Muller
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Congratulations to Burnley Football Club for its promotion to the Premier League. Burnley were one of the favorites to be relegated this season, but manager Sean Dyche has worked miracles at the club to get the most out of his … Continue reading

Jose Mourinho’s Chelsea Team Are On Precipice of Achieving Greater Success

Posted on by Chris Winterburn
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I have absolutely no doubt in my mind that Jose Mourinho’s post-match despair following Saturday’s 2-1 defeat at home to Sunderland was not born out of the fact the result had just about handed the ascendency in the title race … Continue reading

David Moyes Could Be Sacked Soon While Ryan Giggs Would Take Temporary Charge

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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David Moyes will be sacked soon after losing the support of the Glazer family, according to a report in The Daily Telegraph newspaper today. Reporter Mark Ogden, who typically has good sources at Old Traffod, says that senior executives and … Continue reading

Reviewing Premier League Refereeing Decisions: Gameweek 35

Posted on by Andy Turnbull
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Referee Mike Dean was kept very busy at Stamford Bridge on Saturday with two key incidents changing the course of the game. The first was an obvious elbow from Ramires on Sebastien Larsson (see photo above). Dean was perfectly placed, but didn’t … Continue reading

The ‘United Way’ Will Endure, That Means Changes Will Be Made In Manchester

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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The identity of a football club is something many fans and historians hold close to their hearts. The best example of this would be at Barcelona where they believe they are “Més que un club” (More than a club). A … Continue reading

Premier League Sunday, Gameweek 35: Open Thread

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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Happy Easter to all of the readers of World Soccer Talk. We’ve got a schedule of three promising Premier League matches coming to you today, kicking off with the battle at Carrow Road between relegation-threatened Norwich and title-contenders Liverpool. Here … Continue reading

WATCH Jose Mourinho’s Bitter and Sarcastic Post-Match Press Conference After Loss to Sunderland [VIDEO]

Posted on by Alex Muller
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Chelsea suffered a major blow to the team’s chances of winning the Premier League today after they lost 2-1 to Sunderland at Stamford Bridge. The loss for Jose Mourinho was his first defeat in the Premier League in a game … Continue reading

Iconic Photos of Soccer Stars Reimagined As Vinyl Album Covers [PHOTOS]

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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To mark Record Store Day, here are 22 iconic photographs of world soccer stars re-imagined as covers of vinyl albums. The beautiful designs are created by James Campbell Taylor. Voila!   H/T Diario do Centro do Mundo.

David Moyes Planning A “Shock And Awe” Campaign For The Start Of The Transfer Window

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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For those who are unaware, “Shock and Awe” is a military doctrine based on the use of overwhelming power and spectacular displays of force to paralyze an enemy’s perception of the battlefield and destroy its will to fight. >A high … Continue reading

Premier League Saturday, Gameweek 35: Open Thread

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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With most teams only having four games left in the Premier League season, the fight to avoid relegation continues today with all six games featuring one team trying to stay up this season. Here is today’s TV/Internet schedule for matches being shown … Continue reading

Tim Sherwood, Massimiliano Allegri, and the Security of a Di Matteo Tenure

Posted on by Tom Gatehouse
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Having taken over the helm at White Hart Lane following the amputation of the arguably malignant Andre Villas-Boas in December last year, the former England midfielder signed an 18 month deal to be Tottenham boss until 2015, but as it … Continue reading

Top 5 Must-See Soccer Games On TV This Weekend

Posted on by Matt Jones
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Home advantage counts for a lot. When preparing this feature, great sides traveling to tough venues is always one of the things I look for; it typically makes for an excellent contest. Games where the fans will galvanize their team, … Continue reading

Tony Pulis Has Built a Solid Foundation at Crystal Palace To Build Upon

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer
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Tony Pulis’ consultation with Sir Alex Ferguson about taking the Crystal Palace manager job reveals how difficult of a proposition it appeared to be at the time. But with 36 points in 23 matches since Pulis was named Eagles boss, … Continue reading

Nominees Announced For 2014 PFA Player of the Year Award

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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The nominees have been announced for the PFA Player of the Year award. Out of the six nominees for PFA Player of the Year, three of them are Liverpool footballers (Steven Gerrard, Daniel Sturridge and Luis Suarez). The Anfield club … Continue reading

Aston Villa Ownership Will Change Hands If Club Stays Up, Says Report: Daily Soccer Report

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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Aston Villa are set for a £200million takeover by two American billionaires if the club stays up this season. Villa are currently two wins away from reaching the safety mark of 40 points in this Premier League season. The Daily … Continue reading