Posts tagged with ‘Foot­ball’

  • Nov082016

    Sum­mer Trans­fers — How’s It Been For You So Far?

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    I don’t know how many times Jools Hol­land has ushered in the New Year with his Hootenanny but I know...

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  • Oct102016

    James McLean, Very Much His Own Man

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    James McClean is one of those guys who always seems to be just arriv­ing some­where. He came to the...

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  • Oct032016

    Big Sam, the Foot­ball Bubble and the Rise and Rise of “Inter­me­di­ar­ies.”

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    In the movie, The Big Short, a group of stock ana­lysts made a lot of money by bet­ting against the bubble that...

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  • Sep192016

    Niall dis­cusses John Egan

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    For the second time this sea­son I ran into John Egan on a Sat­urday morn­ing as he was head­ing off to...

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  • Sep192016

    Down The Lane to Southamp­ton Way

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    Work took me to White Hart Lane yes­ter­day but wait­ing for the game to begin I was keep­ing an eye...

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  • Sep052016

    Niall on Zlatan and the Com­munity Shield

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    Some people just can’t help it. Zlatan Ibrahimovich should be drop­ping down a league or two as he approaches his thirty...

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  • Sep052016

    Can Slaven Turn the Olympic Sta­dium Into the House He Built?

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    I was in the Lon­don Sta­dium yes­ter­day for West Ham’s first ever Premier League game in their new house. Thou­sands...

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  • Sep052016

    Big Sam’s driv­ing with the hand­brake on

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    It has been a short sum­mer. It seems like just yes­ter­day that four teams from these islands (sorry Scot­land) were...

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  • Aug292016

    The Mad­ness of Trans­fer Dead­line Day!

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    On my first trans­fer dead­line day as chair­man of Sun­der­land we signed six play­ers. People have no idea of the stress. Six...

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  • Aug152016

    Wenger and the weekend’s action

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    Some­times these days when you are watch­ing Arsenal it feels bet­ter not to watch at all. It can be that pain­ful. Hands...

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