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That was the Premier League…what did we learn?

Die-hard OptaJoke fans will remember after the very first games of the Premier League season, I wrote a blog entitled “The Premier League is a week old…what have we learnt?”, which jovially looked at the state of the table. Well … 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 – FA Cup Semi-Finals

Last weekend saw the semi-finals of the FA Cup played at Wembley. After two very different kind of games it will be Manchester City and Stoke City to meet in the showpiece next month. Both semi-finals were memorable with a … Continue reading

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Torres: A Year in the Life

The 8th April 2010 – Just an ordinary Thursday really. Barack Obama and Russian president Dmitry Medvedev sign an arms reduction treaty, conjoined twins from Ireland were successfully separated in London and the Sex Pistols manager Malcolm McLaren died. Britain … Continue reading

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Toppo’s Top Tens – All-English European Ties

The latter stages of the Champions League are upon us with the quarter-finals being played out this week. One fixture which stood out for domestic fans was Chelsea vs Manchester United. United progressed to the semi-finals with a 3-1 aggregate … Continue reading

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OptaJoke ‘Previews’… Liverpool 1994-95

***In this series of blogs, OptaJoke member Carl McQueen goes ‘back to the future’ and utilising his selection of vintage Premier League Merlin Sticker Books, he’ll ‘preview’ a team’s chances for that forthcoming season…therefore written as if the season had … Continue reading

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