Manchester City have looked so imperious this season that there are suggestions that they could go the entire season in the Premier League unbeaten. There have been some tricky games and the Citizens have had to come from behind but Pep Guardiola’s side have always risen to the occasion. There is still a long way to go this campaign and the Christmas period is going to be very tricky as always but, for the first time since the Arsenal Invincibles in 2002, there is a team in the Premier League who genuinely look like they could win the Premier League title without losing…

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Around 1 month ago, Enzo Zidane finished his transfer from the Santiago Bernabeu over to Deportivo Alaves as the 22 year old youngster penned a 3 year long deal but Real Madrid does have the option to buy him back thanks to a clause which was written in the contract. Since the age of 9, Enzo Zidane has been performing in the youth academy of Real Madrid and after years of training along with impressive performances, he was able to get promoted to the first team where he was regularly given the chance to train with the seniors. On November…

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Have you ever wondered how much it would cost a Premier League team to wash each of their players’ kits throughout an entire campaign?  A mother of a school football team or the unlucky sole in the Sunday League team may have some idea already. Though Premier League teams do have the riches to afford a new kit for each of their players for each game, and even the unused substitutes, the below infographic looks at the prices each team could have spent on washing alone this past season. Sunderland, who used a whopping 1,482 kits during their 38-game campaign…

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The world has been waiting for the moment that video technology finally gets genuinely discussed amongst local, national and worldwide football associations. FIFA has brushed it aside time after time however there is increasing pressure from players, managers, officials and the fans to introduce this long-expected technology into the beautiful game. We’ve seen it implemented into sports like cricket, rugby and tennis so surely it’s about time we see it hit the stands in football? Let’s look at the positive and negative effects video technology could have on the game… Improve decision making There is one obvious and vital attribute…

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Manchester City made a statement of intent in the Champions League in their 3-1 victory over Barcelona at the Etihad Stadium. Pep Guardiola’s men dominated the contest to keep themselves on track for progressing into the knockout phase as they attempt to reach the final of Europe’s elite competition for the first time in their history. “duke-0525” (CC BY 2.0) by Thomas Rodenbücher The Citizens have played with an attacking flair both on the continent and the Premier League, scoring 10 goals in their four Champions League matches, although they have been exposed at the back due to their forward pressing. That could…

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Chelsea climbed to the top of the Premier League table after their 5-0 win over Everton, which prompted bookies to recalculate their odds for the title. The London side also laid down a marker for their opponents, showing that they could be the team to beat this season. Liverpool played the next day, though, and turned the title race on its head again. They smashed six goals past Watford in the 6-1 victory and basically told their title rivals: “Anything you can do, we can do better.” “Coutinho Goal” (CC BY 2.0) by Dean.Jones Until their annihilation of Watford at…

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The Liverpool vs Man Utd fixture has always been an entertaining game which has always been marked as one of the biggest rivalry’s in the world of Football. The next time these two teams meet is on the 17th October 2016 and you can be sure this fixture, amidst all of their recent results, is going to be another cracker to add to the fixtures history. Both teams are fighting for the Premier League title this season and recent performances suggest both teams have a chance of doing so if they get down to business – and this fixture will…

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Going over your gaming options in Asia? You’re not the only one. Sure, people are lining up to see what they can do to maximize their profits. You could play one of a dozen slot games, but let’s face it…you’re out on the hunt. It’s all about the thrill, the sense of adventure, and the feeling that you’re moving towards something greater than what a few fruit machine pulls could give you. This brings us squarely to sports betting, and how you can make it profitable for your own interests. But before you can maximize your bets, you have to…

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Are you happily awaiting the next round of football matches? Don’t worry, we are too. But while we’re online, we might as well expand our horizons a bit, have some fun and maybe collect some new stories to share with our mates next time we run into them. You need to consider playing free slots online, or as the Germans like to say: spielautomaten online kostenlos. No matter how you say it, the road ahead is clear: it’s time to seize control of your entertainment so that you’re never bored. It’s really the worst feeling in the world to have…

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Attacking is the term used to describe the movement of the team in possession of the ball. It is not simply the act of shooting on goal or the play of the team in front of the net; it is more complex than that; it is the movement of the players and the ball for the team who has possession. Therefore, any time a team is in possession they are in the attacking phase. Before a team can properly attack in the attacking phase there must first be an understanding of shape, possession and combination play. The collection of these…

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