Oscar Shines But Juventus Fightback To Share Points

Oscar Shines But Juventus Fightback To Share PointsThe European Champions started defense of their crown against the Italian champions last night in an exciting contest. Chelsea’s new signing young Oscar announced himself with a brace that helped the blues gain two goal advantage. However, Juventus dominated for most part of the game and eventually earned a deserved draw as their Antonio Conte watched from the stands.

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Sunderland vs Liverpool – Pre Match Analysis

Sunderland vs Liverpool - Pre Match AnalysisGaining just a point in the opening three games of the new season has certainly increased the pressure on Liverpool’s new boss, Brendon Rodgers and has pulled his side to post a compulsory victory at stadium of lights. At the same time, after two consecutive draws, one against Arsenal at home and the other to Swansea at away, Martin O’Neill’sSunderlandwill be looking for their first win of the season at home.

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Ukraine Highlight Major Faults in World’s “Third Best Team”

Ukraine Highlight Major Faults in World's "Third Best Team"At Wembley on Wednesday night, England had to settle for a point against Ukraine in Group H, after Frank Lampard’s late penalty salvaged a 1-1 draw at Wembley. This draw  put Roy Hodgson’s side level on four points with Poland and Montenegro. However, although drawing one game to Ukraine, a decent side, isn’t a travesty;It showed cracks.

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Coquelin – Give Him Playing Time, If He Knuckles Down

Coquelin - Give Him Playing Time...If He Knuckles DownRecently, the 21 year old Arsenal midfielder Francis Coquelin announced that if he doesn’t get playing time for Arsenal this season, he will look for a move away from the club in January.

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Fellaini Preparing to Leave as Vultures Fly Close Circle

Fellaini Preparing to Leave as Vultures Fly Close CircleMarouane Fellaini’s recent admission may upset Everton supporters, but is likely to be understood. The lofty Belgian wishes to finish his Everton career this season. Once described as an ‘untouchable’ – not for sale at any price – by Bill Kenwright, the thought of losing Fellaini will dishearten David Moyes.

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In Defense of Olivier Giroud

In Defense of Olivier GiroudFootball fans can be an impatient bunch. One game without a goal and suddenly that’s the trend that’ll continue throughout the season. It’s the way it works. Olivier Giroud has failed to score in his first 3 games for Arsenal.

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Top Quality Players Added – Arsenal Transfer Signings

Top Quality Players Added - Arsenal Transfer SigningsAmidst what will be seen as yet another poor summer for Arsenal having lost last year’s two best players in Robin van Persie and Alex Song, it is sometimes forgotten that they have brought in three great players that can more than cover up for the departures and step up to prove fruitful for the Gunners.

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Arsenal Transfer Outgoings – Key Stars Left

Arsenal Transfer Outgoings -  Key Stars LeftDuring the summer Arsenal lost key players in Robin Van Persie and Alex Song, and they will be sorely missed, for their goals and creativity, and assists and defensive ability respectively. But it’s hard keeping a top class player at Arsenal in recent years, due to the lack of trophies.

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Liverpool Look Helpless Upfront as Arsenal Conquered Anfield

Liverpool Look Helpless Upfront as Arsenal Conquered AnfieldLiverpool’s poor start to the premier league campaign hit new lows as defeat to Arsenal means the reds have made their worst start to a season since 1962-1963. Rodgers’s side might just be playing good football but the end product is just like last season i.e. Liverpool are creating chances but cannot seem to find the net. New gunners Podolski  and Cazorla were on the score sheet as Arsenal registered their first win of the new campaign at Anfield.

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Why Mark Hughes Must Be Playing Football Manager

Why Mark Hughes Must Be Playing Football ManagerI recently saw someone on twitter compare Mark Hughes’s exploration in the transfer window, to a teenage boy playing Football Manager. In Mark Hughes’s time as QPR’s manager he has brought in many players; including Djibril Cisse, and Bobby Zamora in January. However, this Summer, Hughes has brought in ten high profile players, in the form of Jose Bosingwa, Park Ji-Sung, Julio Cesar, Fabio De Silva, Junior Hoilett, Rob Green, and a few others.

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