Monthly Archives: October 2013

England

The League Cup should be taken seriously

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Sitting in front of Arsenal vs Chelsea last night it seemed obvious that the league cup really should be taken a little more seriously. Whilst fixture congestion certainly played a significant part in the starting elevens in this particular game, it clouds the main issue; the league cup means nothing to far too many teams any more.

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World

Are Champions League outsider's odds an outstanding offer?

Whilst the majority of the Champions League debate focuses on who will win it, Viktoria Plzen are 10,000/1 outsiders to lift the most prestigious of Club Trophies. But should they really be that big, or even bigger, or are there teams who have even less of a chance than their odds suggest?

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Dream Football League

Group Draw and Schedule

The draw for the Dream Football League groups was carried out on Thursday evening. The draw was carried out and witnessed by Ryan Keaney and Chris Mayer. They were both happy the draw was fair and correct.

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My Favourite XI

My Favourite XI : IndieZizou

After a brief lull, “My Favourite XI” is now kicking into gear and we are thrilled to welcome our first guest post of the revamped series. Jamie from IndieZizou is on hand to guide you through the 11 players that have left a mark on him.

There is a core of Manchester United legends; but you should also spot an admiration for a certain type of midfield maestro. He has picked out every type of maestro that you could imagine.

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England

Is Flamini the signing of the summer?

Whisper it quietly but there is something going on in North London at the moment. Arsenal are currently sitting on top of the Premier League table after the opening seven games and confidence is sky high. Following a pre season where confidence appeared at an all time low their manager Arsene Wenger has lead his side to nine victories in the club’s first dozen games.

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My Favourite XI

My Favourite XI : Andy Hunter

In a homage to the series returning, I felt it was time to decide upon the players who have particularly caught my eye throughout my life. There are no real parameters for this selection; some have impressed on the pitch whilst others have impressed on Championship Manager during its many guises. As stated in the rules, this is not a ‘best ever’ side but merely my favourite players.

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