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The antics of Roger Johnson further add to Wolves supporters woes

After the humiliation suffered by Wolverhampton Wanderers in the 5-0 decimation by Fulham on Sunday, you could be forgiven for thinking that members of the sides defence would be keeping a low profile. As Pavel Pogrebnyak helped himself to a … Continue reading

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Martin O’Neill needs to tinker at Sunderland, but maybe not wholesale changes

Martin O’Neill sat himself in the stands at Molineux to see his new Sunderland charges take on Wolverhampton Wanderers. The former Aston Villa manager will have quickly come to realise that there are changes he needs to make at the … Continue reading

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What We Learned This Weekend – Week 4

Raul Meireles can be crucial to Chelsea’s trophy ambitions Raul Meireles may have left Liverpool under somewhat of a cloud – handing in a transfer request at the last minute to forego a loyalty bonus so as to force through … Continue reading

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Sunderland close to double deal

Sunderland are close to a double transfer that would see them spend almost the entirety of the £20m they recouped from the sale of Jordan Henderson to Liverpool. Sunderland boss Steve Bruce is close to taking 24-year-old midfielder Craig Gardner … Continue reading

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Liverpool set to tie up £20m move for Jordan Henderson

Liverpool are likely to tie up a deal for Sunderland midfielder Jordan Henderson prior to the start of the European Under-21 Championships in Denmark, at which he is expected to play a big part for Stuart Pearce’s young Lions. Liverpool … Continue reading

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Today’s News in Brief: Reina staying and Ferguson charged again

Pepe Reina, the Liverpool goalkeeper, has pledged his future to the club. The 28-year-old has said that the club are heading in the “right direction” under management duo Kenny Dalglish and Steve Clarke, both of whom penned permanent three-year contracts … Continue reading

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Five things we learned from England v Ghana

England and Ghana played out a wonderful attacking match of free-flowing football at Wembley yesterday evening in front of a packed Wembley, which included 20,000 Ghana supporters. But what did the match between Fabio Capello’s Three Lions and the World … Continue reading

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England 1-1 Ghana: England show talent – Ghana show spirit

A goal in injury time from the Sunderland striker Asamoah Gyan earned the Black Stars of Ghana a draw at Wembley against Fabio Capello’s England. England had lead through Andy Carroll’s clinical strike in the first half right through until … Continue reading

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Chelsea back in the title race thanks to boys from Brazil

Brazilian duo David Luiz and Ramires both scored as Chelsea defeated Manchester City 2-0 at Stamford Bridge this afternoon, to get Carlo Ancelotti’s side back in the Premier League title hunt. The Blues are now in third place in the … Continue reading

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Premier League round-up: Arsenal held by Sunderland – Bolton pip Villa

Arsenal, looking to go within one point of league-leaders Manchester United, were unable to find a way past a resolute Sunderland at the Emirates Stadium today. Arsene Wenger’s side, without the injured trio of Robin van Persie, Cesc Fabregas and … Continue reading

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