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Vote For Your Favorite EPL Talk Posts of 2010

In 2010, we’ve published more than 1,000 posts on all so many different aspects of the Premier League, England national team, World Cup and coverage of the beautiful game on all sorts of media devices such as TV, smart phones and computers. Hopefully you’ve enjoyed most of the posts. Some more than others.

To the best of my abilities, I’ve narrowed down those 1,000 plus posts to ten of my favorites from 2010.

Browse through these and then, at the end of this post, please take 30 seconds to vote for your favorites (you may vote for more than one if you like).

>> The Hypocrisy Of The British Press About Shawcross Is Mind-Boggling by Eric Altshule

>> Origins Of Nicknames For 20 Premier League Clubs by James Beckett

>> Why Manchester City Will Become the Heroes of the Premier League by William Anttila

>> The Guardian Gifts Qatar 2022 World Cup Bid An Easy Ride And Commits Ethics Fail by The Gaffer

>> Music, Media and Manchester: The Search For North West England’s Best Band by Jesse Chula

>> What The World Cup Means To Me by Simon Kuper, Tim Vickery, Paul Dempsey, Phil Schoen, Rebecca Lowe and others

>> Best And Worse Premier League Shirts of 2010-11 Season by The Gaffer

>> Arsenal 2-3 Tottenham Hotspur: Spotlight Match Review by Earl Reed

>> The Good And Bad Of John W Henry, Liverpool’s Potential New Owner by Bruce Gottesman

>> Why Supporting Your Local Soccer Team Is Outdated by The Gaffer

Vote for your favorites:

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Feel free to share your thoughts about the articles in the comments section below, or to recommend posts that aren’t listed above that should have been in the final 10.

One special note needs to go to the article about the British press’s hypocrisy involving Ryan Shawcross. The post was written by Eric Altshule who tragically died from a massive heart attack in September. RIP Eric.

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  1. Tracy

    December 25, 2010 at 2:02 pm

    My favorite was “Is the EPL better than sex”.

  2. jose

    December 24, 2010 at 5:17 pm

    my favorite was the one about the u.s. v england in the world cup. i love the comments from the english fans about how we were going to lose but aside from the comments the article was rather good. oh by the way your beloved swansea v qpr is coming up on fox soccer plus. good luck.

    • The Gaffer

      December 25, 2010 at 9:01 am

      Thanks Jose. Yes, I’m definitely looking forward to seeing Swansea play this weekend on Should be a great match!

      The Gaffer

  3. 1888

    December 23, 2010 at 9:26 pm

    I liked the post about the “epl playoffs”; was very funny (The final between Liverpool and Man City)XD

  4. Joe Crede

    December 23, 2010 at 7:08 pm

    I find it wierd that the ‘top rated’ articles when you hover over the ‘i’ aren’t on this list. Not trust our judgement?

    • The Gaffer

      December 23, 2010 at 8:20 pm

      Joe, I definitely trust the judgment of the readers. But the ‘Most Popular Articles’ feature was recently launched, so it doesn’t have the votes from the previous ‘Popular Articles’ feature.

      If you see some stories you think that should be listed here, please suggest some. Thanks.

      The Gaffer

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