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The Premier League teams’ ineptitude index 2015 -1 6 | Tom Bryant

Published in Odd and Fun on 18th November 2017

Enough of applauding Leicester City. Now is the time to appreciate “the worlds largest” incompetent units in the Premier League, analyse across 12 categories, and to wonder how the Foxes won the title after making a hash of 276 throw-ins Welcome to the Guard second Premier League inability index. Last-place season we established that QPR, […]

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Arsenal meltdown at the sides of Swansea and Ashley Williams

Published in Odd and Fun on 18th November 2017

Swanseas Ashley Williams and Wayne Routledge combine to subside sorry Arsenal at the Emirates According to Arsne Wenger, beliefs are like the weather outlook, mutable and pretty flaky. But the tornado that has the Arsenal director and his squad in its control demonstrates no mansion of abating. After the abject 3-2 defeat at Manchester United […]

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Riyad Mahrez recreates the old sorcery as revitalized Leicester drop Hull City

Published in Odd and Fun on 17th November 2017

Goals from Christian Fuchs, Riyad Mahrez and an own goal by Tom Huddlestone sealed a 3-1 winning for Leicester City over Hull City, who had taken an early cause through Sam Clucas Call off the search. After two prevails in the room of a few weeks, Craig Shakespeare can head to Dubai with the Leicester […]

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Selfish Neymar and his arrogant PSG team-mates offered a assignment in Marseille

Published in Odd and Fun on 13th November 2017

An injury-time free-kick from Edinson Cavani rescued a point for PSG, but Unai Emerys musicians need to wake up and prove their Ligue 1 adversaries some respect ” I couldn’t tell you a appoint of a single Marseille player ,” said Dani Alves before Sunday night’s classique. Paris Saint-Germain players have all along been been […]

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Rafael Benitez encounters Newcastle’s heart to give Gallowgate refurbished sentiment

Published in Odd and Fun on 6th November 2017

After a season full of disagreement, a brand-new director has helped spread harmony at precisely the right time and Manchester City knew they had been in a fight in the 1-1 draw The roar from the Gallowgate End, so noticeable by its absence in recent times, could be heard in all its brutality. Here was […]

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Marcelo’s importance to the Real Madrid machine cannot be underestimated | Sid Lowe

Published in Odd and Fun on 2nd November 2017

The Brazilian full-back arrived at the Bernabu as a 19 -year-old but a decade later he is one of the most consistent musicians at Zinedine Zidanes disposal For the second time in six dates, the final whistling raised Marcelo Vieira to his knees, but this time his person didnt slump forwards appearance first, fists vanquishing […]

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Snaps and devotions for a tight-knit unit as Chapecoense’s fairytale ends in tragedy

Published in Odd and Fun on 29th October 2017

The crash of the Brazilians plane claimed a 22 -year-old striker who was about to become a father but saved a team-mate who missed the flight through injury The musicians from Chapecoense were honcho for a coincide that would surely commemorated the spire of their sororities biography thus far: the first leg of the final […]

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Crystal Palace revert to short-term policy after trenching Frank de Boer venture | Dominic Fifield

Published in Odd and Fun on 21st October 2017

The Dutchman was hired by Steve Parish to enforce a brand-new style but was never given the time or appropriate tools to succeed in an unforgiving league Steve Parish had taken to Twitter on Sunday night on the way back from Burnley and his team’s recent scoreless defeat. There were irate adherents to address and […]

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Landon Donovan assembles the great US tradition of the sporting comeback

Published in Odd and Fun on 13th October 2017

Plus: Jozy Altidore playing the football of his life; Playoff picture determines up; Fixture congestion takes toll on FC Dallas; The Whitecaps lifeline Michael Jordan is out of retirement to rejoin the Chicago Bulls. Mario Lemieux stunned “the worlds” when he returned to the Pittsburgh Penguins. Brett Favre? Well, he redefined the finality of retirement […]

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Premier League: 10 talking points from the weekend’s action

Published in Odd and Fun on 12th October 2017

Spurs midfield is finally firing, Jurgen Klopps troubles are all on the tar, Jordan Amavi needs work and Manuel Lanzini isnt back up to the desert 1) The Spurs midfield is purring Welcome, Mousa DembA( c) lA( c ), we were starting to fear you would not show up. But here you are now, bossing […]

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