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Wayne Rooney

Manchester United – Wayne Rooney Looks a Little Bit Lonely

Posted on 9 Aug, 2015, by in Soccer

If there are two things that can’t be ignored from Manchester United opening the season with a narrow win, is that Wayne Rooney seems a bit lonely up front without too much scoring ability around him, and Louis van Gaal has a better defense than last season. More

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Chelsea FC – Jose Mourinho is Lucky not to Start Season With a Loss

Posted on 9 Aug, 2015, by in Soccer

Considering how poorly Chelsea played; how ill prepared the defense seemed to be; how lucky the goals from Oscar and William (or was it an own goal) were; and Thibaut Courtois making a foolish mistake that resulted in a goal and red card; Jose Mourinho has nothing to complain about, and actually feel lucky that his team didn’t lose in the season’s opening match. More

Manchester United beat Tottenham

English Premier League – Week 1 Results, Table, Goals & Highlights

Posted on 8 Aug, 2015, by in Soccer

A boring but successful start for Manchester United with a 1-0 win over Tottenham to open the season, while Chelsea stuttered with 10 men at home to get a 2-2 draw against Swansea. Newly promoted sides got a total of one point out of a possible nine with Bournemouth losing to Aston Villa, Norwich to Crystal Palace and Watford drawing with Everton. More

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Can a Premier League Club Win the Champions League in 2015-2016?

Posted on 29 Jul, 2015, by in Soccer

It’s been three years since the last English triumph in the UEFA Champions League. Chelsea, Manchester United, Arsenal and Manchester City will try to end the drought which goes beyond just the failure to lift the trophy, but also reach the latter stages of the tournament. More

House Anfield

Premier League Clubs as Game of Thrones Houses

Posted on 21 Jul, 2015, by in Miscellaneous, Soccer

Turning anything into something related to Game of Thrones is quite the fad these days, and this trend doesn’t skip some the English Premier League’s most popular clubs, including Arsenal, Liverpool, Manchester United and Chelsea. More

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Liverpool FC – Christian Benteke is Hopefully a Good Way to Spend that Raheem Sterling Money

Posted on 19 Jul, 2015, by in Soccer

So Liverpool didn’t wait long to spend that Raheem Sterling money, using most of it to sign Christian Benteke from Aston Villa, in a transfer that more than anything might define and decide Brendan Rodgers and his tenure at the club. More

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5 Reasons Why Manchester City Didn’t Overpay Liverpool for Raheem Sterling

Posted on 14 Jul, 2015, by in Soccer

So Manchester City paid Liverpool £49 million for Raheem Sterling. So What? The weird uproar spreading through the Internet about this transfer is ignoring some basic facts and guidelines that make the price a very reasonable one. More

Brendan Rodgers

Liverpool Humiliated at Stoke – Things Could be Worse

Posted on 24 May, 2015, by in Soccer

The worse time to overreact is after a big loss, and Liverpool haven’t conceded this big of a defeat in more than half a century. Still, the question of whether or not Brendan Rodgers should remain as the club’s manager shouldn’t be answered by looking at the result of this match alone. More

Steven Gerrard

Steven Gerrard Loses One Final Time at Anfield (Liverpool vs Crystal Palace)

Posted on 16 May, 2015, by in Soccer

For once, a home loss at Anfield, 3-1 to Crystal Palace, wasn’t too depressing for Liverpool fans. They were more depressed (melancholy might be more accurate) about seeing Steven Gerrard play at home for the final time. More

Chelsea FC champions

Chelsea FC – Premier League Championship by the Numbers

Posted on 4 May, 2015, by in Soccer

With another narrow, less than impressive victory, Chelsea Football Club, led by Jose Mourinho and starring Eden Hazard, Cesc Fabregas and Diego Costa, has claimed the 2014-2015 English Premier League … More