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Paul Scholes set to return to Manchester United for another year alongside Ryan Giggs

Ryan Giggs just recently signed yet another one-year extension¬†with Manchester United as the veteran midfielder is in line to make his 900th appearance for the Red Devils in his next match. However, Giggs is not the only veteran Red Devil that is looking to return for another year as recently out of retirement teammate, Paul … Continue reading

English Premier League: Week 8 Match Previews and Predictions

The Barclays Premier League picks up where it left off two weeks ago after an interesting week of international football that was highlighted by the completion of the qualification group stage for next summers 2012 UEFA European Championships. Players now return to their clubs in England either hyped or disappointed or in Wayne Rooney‘s case … Continue reading

English Premier League: Week 7 Previews and Predictions

  Here we go again football fans. Last weekend saw some great matches with Norwich City getting their first win of their first Premier League Campaign of the new millennium and Stoke City getting a draw against Manchester United at the Britannia. This weekend we have two major matches with the first rounds of the … Continue reading

La Liga: 10 Reasons the Reign of Spanish Soccer is Over

La Liga, Spain’s top flight was once believed to be on top of the world in all categories. However, these days it is becoming ever more clear that there are truly only two clubs that matter any more for the once glorified league. The decline of Spanish football is a travesty, plain and simple. A … Continue reading

English Premier League: Week 6 Match Previews and Predictions

  Week 6 in the Barclay’s Premier League offers up another weekend of non-stop action. We saw some shocking results, and shocking non-results last week as well as some players that just cannot seem to catch a break. Among those surprises were Sunderland’s demolishing of Stoke City, Arsenal’s continued humiliation at the hands of Blackburn … Continue reading

English Premier League: Week 5 Previews and Predictions

  Another week has almost passed us by, and Saturday is quickly approaching for the first games of Round 5 action in the 2011-12 Barclays English Premier League. Both clubs from Manchester continued their fine runs of form as they remain on the top of the pile. Chelsea found another way to victory, while Arsenal … Continue reading

English Premier League: Week 4 Match Previews and Predictions

After a two-week absence, the EPL returns to action following an exciting opening month of August and an even more exciting close to the transfer window. Many changes were made through signings and transfers in the last few days of the summer window. The balance of power could very well be shifting in the coming … Continue reading

English Premier League Preview: Matchday 3 of the 2011-12 EPL Season

  The Barclay’s Premier League heads into its third weekend of action on Saturday. A week of Carling Cup action as well as Champions League qualifying has seen it be an exciting week. Several of the top-flight teams have already been dumped out of the first major domestic trophy campaign, and it leaves them with … Continue reading

English Premier League Preview: Matchday 2 of the 2011-12 EPL Season

The second full weekend of matches in the new English Premier League season is already quickly approaching. Liverpool, Chelsea and Arsenal were all held to disappointing draws by Sunderland, Stoke City and Newcastle United. Queens Park Rangers and Swansea City got a not so warm welcome to the EPL, while Norwich City held their own … Continue reading

English Premier League Match Previews for Matchday 1 of the 2011-12 EPL Season

Despite all the hype, several games look to be on the verge of being postponed thanks to the unrest that is happening all across England. Nevertheless this preview goes ahead as planned. The day we all have been waiting for is finally here. The summer transfer window is nearly finished and teams are still scrambling … Continue reading