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England vs Sweden Preview November 2012

England take on Sweden on Wednesday November 14th, with full coverage available on ITV1 for UK viewers. Following England’s thrilling 3-2 win over Sweden at Euro 2012, fans will be hoping for an exciting encounter when the two nations meet again on Wednesday. Two recent England victories in this fixture have ended a 43 year […]

Wilfried Zaha Gets First England Call Up

20 year old Crystal Palace striker Wilfried Zaha has been called up to the England squad for the forthcoming friendly against Sweden. Zaha is also eligible to play for the Ivory Coast, and has expressed some desire to do so, but for now he will ply his trade for England. An appearance in the friendly […]

James McLean Refuses to Wear Poppy

According to reports, Sunderland winger James McLean refused to wear a poppy today in their clash with Everton. The news of his remembrance snub has been met with mixed reactions on Twitter, with many accusing him of being hugely disrespectful, while others have stuck up for him, defending his moral beliefs and right to not […]

Footballers Who Have Got in Hot Water on Twitter

Twitter and other social networks that have grown prominent over recent years have grown to have a big impact not only on sports but the world in general. Designed as a way to stay connected and share information as fast as the speed of light, the idea of ‘following’ your favourite sports star on Twitter […]

Who Will Win The Premier League Title in 2012/2013?

The season, as we expected, has well and truly started with a bang, and it is as unpredictable as ever. We’re a few games into the 2012/2013 season now and though they say you cant tell much about how the season will pan out at this early stage, the margins at the top of the […]

Andy Carroll to Leave Liverpool on Loan?

Rumours are beginning to circulate more and more that Andy Carroll will leave Liverpool this summer either on loan or on a permanent deal. The former Newcastle man has been something of a flop for Liverpool since his big money move over a year ago, and though his form did begin to pick up towards […]

Team GB Olympic Football Squad Revealed


After a long wait and a whole load of speculation, Stuart Pearce finally  named his Great Britain football team to take on the world at this year’s London Olympics. After it was revealed last week that David Beckham would not be playing at this summer’s games, Pearce showed that he had no room for sentimentality, […]

Spain Vs France Preview – Euro 2012 Quarter Final Including Kick Off Time


Saturday 23rd June 19:45– Spain versus France Watch it on ITV One in the UK with coverage starting at 7.15 PM. Highlights on BBC1 from 10.50 PM. The match will be played at The Donbass Arena in Donetsk. Match Odds: Spain to win 4/5. Draw after 90 Mins 5/2 and France to win 4/1. All odds brought […]

Three players Paul Lambert needs to bring to Aston Villa this summer


Ever since the departure of Martin O Neil just seven days prior to the start of the 2010/2011 season, Aston Villa fans haven’t had much to shout about. Two underwhelming seasons under two very underwhelming managers has reaffirmed Aston Villa back to the status of a ‘sleeping giant’ club and yet again they need a […]

Summer 2012 Biggest Transfer Rumours

Whilst most Football fans are preoccupied with the enthralling Euro 2012 Championship and the upcoming Olympics, you can rest assured that we’re just about at the time when managers will be hectically starting to hassle each other for players. Of course, there’s not really any time off when it comes to football, and with the […]

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