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In Barclays Premier League chat, one often hears the assertion that a team is ‘too good to go down’.

Posted: March 17th, 2012 in Commentary | Read More »

Managerial Philosophy

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I had an idea a few years back that it would have been interesting for Formula One drivers to change cars at the end of every season. I thought it would have been fun to have seen the reigning World Champion joining the team that finished bottom of the Constructors’ Standings the previous season, and [...]

Posted: March 9th, 2012 in Commentary | Read More »

Going Fourth

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If we accept the well-know and oft-used adage that in football, “you’re only as good as your last game”, then Arsenal have every right to be considered world beaters right now. The way they dismantled Tottenham Hotspur in Sunday’s North London derby, was a sight for the sore eyes of Gunners’ fans who’ve shed more [...]

Posted: March 2nd, 2012 in Commentary | Read More »

Much Too Young

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In 1979 “Too Much Too Young” was a smash hit song in the UK. It was produced and released by a band called “The Specials”, and if you’re wondering what any of this has to do with the Barclays Premier League, please feel free to read on. Current Chelsea manager Andre Villas-Boas’ services reportedly cost [...]

Posted: February 24th, 2012 in Commentary | Read More »

Clash of the Titans – rivalry rooted in shipping lines

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In my humble opinion there are four things to know before this Saturday’s massive Premier League clash between the two titans of English football – Manchester United and Liverpool. Four issues that make the game all the more tantalizing for long-suffering fans of the beautiful game: 1) It is Manchester United v Liverpool – is [...]

Posted: February 10th, 2012 in Commentary | Read More »

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