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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 – 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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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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Don’t Bale on Spurs

All bookmakers have Milan as slight favourites to qualify for the next round and Tottenham’s Champions League inexperience has been highlighted as a reason why the Rossoneri should be considered favourites, but the last three English debutants in the Champions League got at least to the quarter final stages. Continue reading

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Toppo’s Top Tens – Comebacks

What a weekend of Premier League football that was – the highlight being Newcastle United’s incredible comeback against Arsenal. 4-0 down at half-time, they somehow managed to salvage a draw in the second half and thanks to that result, Toppo’s Top … Continue reading

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Toppo’s Top Tens – Expensive Transfer Flops

I awoke on the morning of January 31st to see the news that Liverpool were offering upwards of £30 million for Andy Carroll and instantly thought I was still dreaming. By the end of the day it was all for real … Continue reading

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