Angel Di Maria’s Absence Has Saved Man Utd

It somehow already feels like it’s been an eternity since Angel di Maria joined PSG on a £44.3 million deal from Manchester United. The enigmatic but undeniably talented midfielder was a prized acquisition for the Paris side, and ultimately represented their biggest move of the summer heading into league play.

Arsenal Are Chelsea’s Biggest Threat


It’s become common practice in the past month or so to assume, more or less, that the Premier League race has already ended. The EPL standings currently show Chelsea with only a five-point lead on second place Manchester City (and a nine-point edge over Arsenal).

Leeds United’s Promising Youngsters

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Its easy to imagine that the new year could not have come soon enough for fans of Leeds United whose roller coaster 2014 was defined by the arrival of notorious and eccentric new owner Massimo Cellino.

FA Cup Special: 3rd Round Weekend Summary


Young Academic’s Scott Beaman brings you his round up of the weekend’s third round action. Although there is still tonight’s clash between AFC Wimbledon and Liverpool to be played, as well as Burnley Vs Spurs and a couple tommorow, you will find everything you need to know about every other tie played below…

Sturridge Should Be Allowed to Revel As Liverpool’s Talisman


Daniel Sturridge scores lots of goals. Wherever he has played during his relatively short career to date, that is what he has done and what he likely to do for some time yet. For this succinct and simple reason, he should be made the focal point of the Liverpool team as they look to mount a serious title challenge for the second season running.

Everton Confirm David Moyes Exit Following Facebook Blooper from Manchester United

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Well we all knew it was coming, but the way the David Moyes fiasco has developed has turned out to be rather interested. Following reports yesterday that David Moyes was set to be named Alex Ferguson’s successor “in the next 24 hours”, all had gone somewhat quiet today. However, just a few minutes after the Manchester United facebook page temporarily welcomed the Scot as the new manager of the club, Everton FC’s official Twitter account confirmed that Moyes would step down at the end of the season.


Kenny Dalglish Parts Company with Liverpool as England Squad is Announced

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A tumultuous day in the world of football is developing today as King Kenny leaves Liverpool and an interesting England squad is announced by Roy Hodgson. The Liverpool legend has seen his career at the club come to a tragic end as the club’s owners patience wore thin, on the same day that Rio Ferdinand’s days in the white of England appear to be done and dusted.