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EPL Week 3 Roundup: Costa keeps scoring, United keep slipping

Talking points The weekend kicked off with Louis van Gaal’s fourth shot (including the devastating cup defeat to MK Dons) at claiming his first competitive win as a Manchester United manager – and no, winning pre-season tournaments don’t mean anything. But as … Continue reading

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EPL Week 2 Roundup: Familiar face returns to England as United fall further behind

Talking points Diego Costa was again on hand to help Chelsea defeat newly-promoted Leicester City. The Spaniard opened his Blues account with an equalizer against Burnley in Chelsea’s EPL opener, and he continued a promising start to his career at … Continue reading

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EPL Week 1 Roundup: Big guns squeak wins while United flops

The Barclay’s Premier League is back! After an incredibly exciting 2013/14 campaign, fans all over the world were ready to once again be entertained. New managers, players and clubs were on display for the league’s opening weekend, and (like always) … Continue reading

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World Cup Day 19: Extra time sends Belgium and Argentina through

Messi bails Argentina out with minutes to go In the World Cup’s penultimate round of 16 game, Lionel Messi’s Argentina came up against a Switzerland side who boast a left-footed wizard of their own. The Swiss, led by none other … Continue reading

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World Cup Day 15: Portugal become latest casualty

Narrow Germany win puts both teams through In one of the day’s opening games, Group G leaders Germany and the USA met knowing that for both teams, a draw would cement their progression to the next round. But with top … Continue reading

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World Cup Day 11: Portugal cling to life in Group G

Belgium scrape another win In the day’s opening game, Group H powerhouse Belgium met Fabio Capello’s Russia. Belgium struggled to claim a victory over Algeria in their opening game, so Russia was sure to be a stern test for Marc … Continue reading

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World Cup Day 6: Mexico hold hosts Brazil

Algeria give Belgium early scare The day’s opening game saw Group H favourites Belgium take on an Algeria side that has never progressed from the group stages of the World Cup. Belgium, who are expected to make short work of the World … Continue reading

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