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England torn apart by a phenomenal Pakistan side in Cardiff

The thought of a major trophy will linger on the mind of captain Eoin Morgan for yet another year more as England let the critics fly once more at them after falling at the hands of Pakistan in the Champions Trophy semi-finals…

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Posted in football, Premier League, sport

One step closer…one win to go

Hot at the heels, struck at the play of the game…Antonio Conte’s Chelsea are blistering through the Premier League and now not even the pure excellence of Tottenham can catch them as Chelsea reach within touching distance of the Premier League title, needing a win at West Brom on Friday to secure the all-mighty crown….
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Posted in Accolades, football, Premier League, sport

The PFA Player of the Year accolades preview…

The PFA Player of the Year award awaits for only nine days longer with all of Alexis Sanchez, Eden Hazard, Romelu Lukaku, N’Golo Kante, Harry Kane and Zlatan Ibrahimovic got their eyes firmly on the trophy. But only one will take the accolade home…

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On this day… Pakistan lifted the World Cup for the first time in their history (1992)

For certainty, the extraordinary day of March 25th 1992 will live long in the memory of all those Pakistanis- whether sports lovers or not. It was to be a day engraved with emotions, tears and joy… Continue reading “On this day… Pakistan lifted the World Cup for the first time in their history (1992)”

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‘Every Good Story Has An Ending’ is it time for Wenger to finally leave his beloved Arsenal?

No matter how much Arsene Wenger cares and works hard for his beloved Arsenal, it would seem only right if he was to depart the club and leave the door open for a new manger to come in. A decision that would help both himself and the club…

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Manchester United fend off Southampton fightback to win classic cup final

With all the momentum and support Southampton had on this very special day, it would seem no surprise at all that they would keep on pushing till the final whistle against a buoyant Manchester United side. But there was no reason to be afraid… especially when you had the clinical Manolo Gabbiadini up front…however there was the ruthless Zlatan Ibrahimovic on the field as well…

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Manchester City overcome Monaco in eight-goal thriller

From thrills to spills, this Champions League last 16 encounter had it all as Manchester City were put to the limits against a free-scoring Monaco side in what would become one of the most entertaining European nights at the Etihad…
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One disastrous night in Munich…

Heading into this Champions League last 16 encounter, Arsenal were looking to finally end their curse against the daunting Bayern Munich but unfortunately for the Gunners…it was to be another demolition at the hands of the Bavarian giants…

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