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Toppo’s Top Tens – Moments of the 2010/11 Season

As May draws to a close the football season comes to an end. While it doesn’t seem so long ago since teams were kicking off basking in warm August sunshine another campaign has passed. While you’re possibly celebrating the fact … Continue reading

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Toppo’s Top Tens – Great Escapes

After another dramatic final day to the Premier League season we now know the teams who will remain in the top flight and those who are facing Championship football next season. Five teams were in the mix to occupy the … Continue reading

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Toppo’s Top Tens – Worst Singing Footballers

This week’s Toppo’s Top Ten takes on a more musical feel and pays homage (well, not quite) to footballer’s who’ve tried their hand at pop stardom. The lifestyle of a footballer is a glamarous, lavish one. Idolised by fans across … Continue reading

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Nottingham Forest in the play-offs: Lady Luck, refereeing decisions and all that….

Less than 24 hours after Nottingham Forest’s cruel defeat to Swansea City in the Championship playoff semi-finals you’d think I’d be used to it. Our fourth semi-final defeat in eight years is hard to stomach but I feel immensely proud … Continue reading

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Toppo’s Top Tens – FA Cup Finals

It’s that time of year again when FA Cup Final weekend approaches and fans across the country look forward to the showpiece final of the world’s oldest domestic cup competition. The 130th FA Cup Final will be contested by Manchester … Continue reading

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Toppo’s Top Tens – Title Run-ins

It’s shaping up to be an exciting finish to the Premier League season. At the bottom five teams are looking to avoid dropping into the Championship whilst at the top three teams are still in with a shout of claiming … Continue reading

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Toppo’s Top Tens – Long-Range Screamers

Efforts from long range in football often are speculative and easy for goalkeepers to save as they have more time to react and get themselves behind the ball. On many occassions the player hitting the ball may not connect too … Continue reading

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