Lack of Attacking Intent Cost Liverpool

Lack of Attacking Intent Cost LiverpoolManchester united completed their first double over rivals Liverpool since 2007-2008 season beating the merseysiders 2-1 at Old Trafford. The reds only have themselves to blame for lack of attacking intent as they only started piling pressure on United in the second half.

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Spurs Frustrated By Queens Park Rangers

Spurs Frustrated By Queens Park RangersTottenham were favorites going into the fixture against the bottom placed side Queens Park Rangers, but were frustrated largely as the game ended in a draw. QPR on the other hand, earned a vital point to boost their chances of surviving relegation from the premier league.

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5 Key Battles – Arsenal vs Manchester City

5 Key Battles – Arsenal vs Manchester CityArsenal and Manchester City lock horns in a must win game as both look to catch their arch rivals. Arsenal lie sixth in the league, two points behind rivals Tottenham whereas City are no less than 7 points behind leaders Manchester United and anything less than a win will further diminish their chances of retaining the premier league crown.

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Torres – Walking Alone Since January 2011

Torres - Walking Alone Since January 2011Few years back, Fernando Torres was regarded as one of the best strikers in the world, now the Spanish international is no more than a fallen star. Having left Liverpool in January 2011, it seems that Torres has walked alone since. His time at Chelsea thus far has been horrific to say the least.

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Juventus Favorite to Oust Milan – Coppa Italia

Juventus Favorite to Oust Milan – Coppa ItaliaItalian giants Juventus and Milan will compete in tonight’s Coppa Italia quarterfinal. Juventus being the best side in the country are favorites against an inconsistent Rossoneri team.

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5 Players I would buy if I was Arsene Wenger, and lay out of the team

5 Players I would buy if I was Arsene Wenger, and lay out of the teamIt is evident that Arsenal need some reinforcements to come in this January if they want to qualify for the champions league and challenge the Manchester clubs.

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Demba Ba – Money Chasing Mercenary or Ambitious Entrepreneur?

Demba Ba - Money Chasing Mercenary or Ambitious Entrepreneur?I’m an avid fan of the Football Manager series. The game has evolved so much in the last 10 years by introducing all manner of managerial issues such as individual training options, types of team talks and the most annoying of them all, player contract negotiations.

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Pato Joins Club World Cup Champions

Pato Joins Club World Cup ChampionsBrazilian international Alexandre Pato returns to his native continent to join Club World Cup champions Corinthians. Pato had an injury hit career for AC Milan having signed for Rossoneri in 2007 and scored 63 times in 150 appearances for them.

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Is Demba Ba Right to move to Chelsea?

Is Demba Ba Right to move to Chelsea?Firstly, is Demba Ba good enough to play for a title chasing side such as Chelsea? Can he prove himself in the Champions League and provide Chelsea with another trophy in Europe, leading the line with one of the Premier League’s best midfield’s behind him? And finally, will he be played as regularly as he is at Newcastle if Chelsea strengthen their forward options like it is suggested they do in summer?

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What Now For Danny Welbeck

What Now For Danny WelbeckIn an earlier article about the future surrounding Robin van Persie, I stated my belief that he would join Manchester United but also questioned if this would hinder the development of Danny Welbeck, who would undoubtedly get less game time as a result. I think I have also been justified in this respect; Welbeck has started much fewer matches and has scored fewer goals as a result.

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