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De Melo transfer saga ends

Tulio De Melo will don the pink jersey of Palermo come next season, after pre-signing with both Parma and Palermo of Serie A. January transfer reports had indicated the 23-year-old Brazilian, currently with French side LeMans, was on his way to Parma instead. Parma had claimed first club status in […]

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Guess who is the next Republic of Ireland manager?

Name the gaucho in the picture and you would be right. According to press reports Giovanni Trapattoni has accepted the Republic of Ireland job. Trap’s contract with Red Bull Salzburg expires end of season, the 68-year-old met with the Irish Football Association’s selection committee last night to finalize taking over […]

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Setanta Sports Receives Several Takeover Bids

For the past 12 months, EPL Talk has reported several times about speculation that media companies have allegedly been involved in behind-the-scenes discussions about taking over Setanta Sports. Now the news has hit the mainstream press with The Sunday Telegraph reporting that Setanta had received an unsolicited approach potentially worth […]

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Manchester City Misses The Mark in Munich Tribute

  Seeing Manchester United play in its 1950′s style uniform yesterday in the Manchester derby was a beautiful site to see. It reminded me of an age of innocence where simplicity of design and focus on beauty reigned supreme instead of the shirts of present that are moving billboards. In […]

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I'm On Setanta Sports Adding New Character To Show

This Saturday (February 16, 2008), one of the hottest TV shows in the world of soccer will feature a new addition. The show is “I’m On Setanta Sports” starring the Jose Mourinho puppet. As of this Saturday, though, you can expect to see another character on screen next to The […]

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England Considers United States As Friendly Opponent

The U.S. national team is now favorites to play England in an international friendly on May 28th, 2008 according to the News of the World and Sunday Mirror newspapers. The specific article is short on detail and doesn’t attribute the news source to anyone, but the match could up being […]

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Best of the EPL Talk Podcast: Episode 100

Episode 100 of the EPL Talk Podcast has been released. It’s a ‘best of’ episode which includes some of the highlights of the first century of the episodes. Included in the selection of the best interviews are Alan Mullery, Simon Inglis, Steven Cohen, Gary Richards, Ronnie Whelan, Toby Charles, Rodney […]

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Minute of Silence Upheld at Old Trafford

I was so glad to see the capacity crowd at Old Trafford respect the minute of silence for the victims of the Munich Air Disaster this afternoon. Many people were worried that some moronic Manchester City fans would ruin the moment and jeer and howl and shout, so much so […]

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I Get Knocked Down But I Get Up Again

After 10 grueling days in the hospital, I’m back. For those of you who may not have heard, I was rushed into the hospital on Thursday, January 31st and was just released last night. I’m so glad to be home, back with my family (wife and three girls) and able […]

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EPL Talk: Best Of Episode

Episode 100 of the EPL Talk Podcast is a ‘Best Of’ episode featuring clips from some of the most entertaining interviews conducted between 2006 and 2008. Profiled guests include Steven Cohen from World Soccer Daily, England World Cup legend Alan Mullery, former Sky Sports presenter Rodney Marsh, football grounds expert […]

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Bikey red carded

Thought I’d switch gears to report news outside Italy today and what could be bigger than the two semi-finals of the ANC yesterday. Ghana v. Cameroon Andre Bikey will miss the African Nations Cup final. The Lion’s player was sent off for pushing to ground a medical assistant in the […]

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