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The Premier League was already in a state of change – what next?

A topsy-turvy season, in all senses, has broken the apparent predominance of the Premier League’s classic ‘Big Six’. Leicester City have emerged as more than credible challengers for European places under Brendan Rodgers, Wolverhampton Wanderers have balanced European adventures and Premier League consistency in a manner befitting of their excellent recruitment, and Sheffield United, defying […]

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British clubs struggling to make their mark in Europe

It is a familiar scenario. With Arsenal demolished by Bayern Munich and Manchester City failing to progress after a thrilling tie against Monaco, there is only one English team in the quarter-finals of this year’s Champions League: the unlikely Leicester City. After another round of disappointment for the Premier League’s finest, the question raises its […]

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Arsenal primed for a legitimate title challenge

It has been 12 years since Arsenal were last crowned Premier League champions. In that time, Manchester United have won five titles, Manchester City have won their first and second titles and, most notably, last year’s winners Leicester City have suffered two relegations, won two promotions and shocked the world by winning the Premier League […]

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Wenger will rightfully go down as an all-time great

Graham Greene once wrote that “time lends poetry to the battlefield”. The reign of Arsene Wenger, and his 20 years of moulding and sculpting Arsenal football club, will certainly need the help of time before it will truly be appreciated for what it is. If one were to look on in the current climate, with […]

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Varying fortunes for British clubs in Champions League

The thought of Leicester City sharing the European stage with the likes of Barcelona, Real Madrid, and Bayern Munich was but a pipe dream to even the most optimistic of Foxes supporters. Courtesy of Leicester’s surge to the most unlikeliest of titles, Claudio Ranieri’s side touch shoulders with Porto, Club Brugge and Copenhagen and can […]

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Hurri-Kane’s prolific form must continue to develop at Spurs

Since his first Premier League start in April, the speed of Kane’s recent meteoric rise has surpassed all expectations. Currently the joint top goalscorer in the Premier League, the jewel in the crown of Tottenham’s Academy has stunned and enchanted in equal measure. In doing so, he has amassed a hugely passionate following where illustrious […]

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Mediocrity yet again for English clubs in the Champions League

Matchday 4 of the UEFA Champions League turned out to be disappointing for English clubs as points were dropped all round. It has been a telling few days as England’s so-called ‘top-four’ failed to impress on the European stage once again, with two draws and two losses compiling two nights of misery.   ARSENAL 3-3 […]