Archives: Sunderland

Premier League Clubs Expected to Approve Goal-Line Technology to Begin Use Next Season

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The Football Association expect the Premier League clubs to approve goal-line technology, with the technology set to be launched in the Premier League beginning with the 2013-14 season. The Premier League clubs meet on Thursday to discuss several agenda items … Continue reading

Premier League Sunday, Gameweek 32 Match Highlights [VIDEO]

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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Today’s matches in the Premier League had a little bit of everything — last minute goals, players jumping into crowds, karate kicks and much more. If you missed any of the highlights, or if you want to see them again, here … Continue reading

Which Premier League Clubs Have the Best Attacking Efficiency and Defensive Resiliency? [INFOGRAPHIC]

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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Which clubs have the best attacking efficiency and best defensive resiliency in the Premier League for the 2012-13 season-to-date? On the basis of attacking efficiency, the research is measured based on the number of shots taken per goal scored. For … Continue reading

The Clubs That Are The Best Crossers in the Premier League for 2012-13 To Date

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The interesting thing about most statistics is that they often reveal remarkable facts that you otherwise wouldn’t know. At least the ones that are published do. This week, we’ve looked at the footballers who have the best win percentages for … Continue reading

The Teams With the Average Youngest Age in the Premier League

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Which club has the youngest average age in the Premier League? And vice-versa, which club has the oldest average age? The answers may surprise you. First, the club with the oldest average is the one that sits at the very … Continue reading

Sunderland Manager Paolo Di Canio Says He Does Not Support the Ideology of Fascism

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Sunderland manager Paolo Di Canio says he does not support the ideology of fascism. In a statement released on the club website, Di Canio finally set the record straight on his political beliefs. “I am not political, I do not … Continue reading

Charlton Manager Refuses to be Drawn On Issue of Whether Paolo Di Canio is a Fascist: The Daily EPL

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During Paolo Di Canio’s press conference yesterday in Sunderland, the Italian manager was asked by BBC journalist Dan Roan whether he is a fascist or not. Di Canio refused to answer the question and, instead, said to ask Trevor Sinclair … Continue reading

Sunderland Manager Paolo Di Canio Refuses to Deny That He’s a Fascist

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In Paolo Di Canio’s press conference this morning in Sunderland, the new manager was asked several times by BBC reporter Dan Roan to clarify whether he remains a fascist or not. Di Canio refused to do so, instead referring each … Continue reading

5 Talking Points From Premier League Gameweek 31: The Weekly EPL

Posted on by Sayantan Nandy
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With nine Premier League games being played over the weekend, we bring you the points that made headlines this gameweek. 1. The Managerial Merry-go-round keeps on spinning Roberto Di Matteo, Mark Hughes, Nigel Adkins, Brian McDermott. Martin O’Neill joins the … Continue reading

Paolo Di Canio and Sunderland Attempt to Diffuse Fascist Allegations, But Open Up a Can of Worms Instead

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Sunderland Football Club released an official statement today attempting to diffuse the controversy regarding the appointment of new manager Paolo Di Canio, who — as some believe — is a self-proclaimed fascist. The club has also moved quickly to stamp … Continue reading

Paolo Di Canio Appointed Manager of Sunderland; David Miliband Resigns In Protest

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Paolo Di Canio has agreed a two and a half year deal to become the new manager of Sunderland Football Club after Martin O’Neill was sacked last night. The former West Ham United playmaker was most recently the manager of … Continue reading

Premier League Saturday Gameweek 31 Match Highlights [VIDEO]

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It was another action packed day in the Premier League with 22 goals in 8 goals for an average of 2.75 goals per match. Despite the fact that the exciting matches today were sandwiched between a boring early kick-off and … Continue reading

Sunderland Sack Martin O’Neill After Defeat to Manchester United

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Sunderland have sacked manager Martin O’Neill after the club lost to Manchester United today and dropped to 16th in the Premier League. “Sunderland AFC has announced that it has parted company with manager Martin O’Neill this evening,” read a club … Continue reading

Steven Fletcher and Lee Cattermole to Miss Rest of Sunderland’s Season: The Nightly EPL

Posted on by Alex Muller
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The season just keeps on getting worse and worse for Sunderland Football Club. Sitting precariously fifth from bottom in the Premier League, the Black Cats have now suffered a double injury blow with both Steven Fletcher and Lee Cattermole out … Continue reading

Premier League Sunday, Gameweek 30 Match Highlights [VIDEO]

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There were plenty of talking points in today’s action in the Premier League. Plus, there were a couple of surprise results. If you missed any of today’s four Premier League matches on gameweek 30, here are the highlights: Sunderland vs … Continue reading

Martin O’Neill Says Sunderland Could Be Top 6 EPL Club If They Had Better Players: The Nightly EPL

Posted on by Alex Muller
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There’s a British word that beautifully sums up a lot of the Premier League stories tonight — rubbish. Sunderland manager Martin O’Neill came out on Friday and said that his team could be a top six Premier League club if … Continue reading

Premier League Saturday Gameweek 28 Match Highlights [VIDEO]

Posted on by Alex Muller
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While most of the attention this weekend will be on tomorrow’s north London derby between Tottenham Hotspur and Arsenal, there were still plenty of absorbing matches to watch this Saturday. In total, there were 22 goals today for an average … Continue reading