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  1. Sport - Soccer - Home and Away

    England's failures due to EPL's success

    Posted Sep 07th 2013, 12:00am by Peter Simpson

    ... gaining traction in all aspects of English society. We already fume about the foreigners clogging the schools, job market and hospitals. Now we can add their swamping of England's football ... beaten arch-nemesis Germany 3-1 in a thrilling final and the sober and sun-stroked English fans are going nuts amid the sand dunes, date palms and air-conditioned stadiums. The rest of the world ...

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    Faint-hearted fans beware of Footy Finance app

    Posted Feb 28th 2014, 10:06pm by Peter Simpson

    ... rate and dental data, our children's school performance reports and traffic jams ahead. Then there's the social media "Fomo"- fear of missing out- syndrome, which can also ...

  3. Sport - Soccer - Home and Away

    Toffees sweeten trip for fan after game is called off

    Posted Feb 14th 2014, 10:42pm by Peter Simpson

    ... is called off Curse the terrible English weather. We had planned to make the 1,046km round trip to Southampton's FA Cup fifth-round away clash against Sunderland today. But yet another gale ... to the odd cloud burst. But Wee did not count on the ghastly English weather to rain on his happy parade. Up flashed on the giant screens around Goodison the game was postponed because another winter ...

  4. Sport - Soccer - Home and Away

    Patriotism involves much angst when watching England

    Posted Nov 22nd 2013, 08:49pm by Peter Simpson

    ... England You'd think the last thing a father would subject his eight-year-old son to after a week's hard graft at school is a mind-numbing outdoor experiment on a Friday evening ... to Wembley even if it is a disappointment. "There were good lessons for us to learn," said Hodgson, doing his utmost to sound scholarly and upbeat, even though his school is failing. ...

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    Soccer diplomacy is a win-win for EPL and China

    Posted Dec 06th 2013, 09:45pm by Peter Simpson

    ... of their compatriots, studying at Southampton University, and all are among the tens of thousands of bright young things relying heavily on a British education to get them ahead in the world. English football ... week in, week out. "We love football," the pair gushed as they watched the English queue and shuffle in an orderly fashion towards the food and beverage counters, and of course ...

  6. Sport - Soccer - Home and Away

    English Premier League pandering to namby pambyism

    Posted Jan 19th 2013, 12:00am by Peter Simpson

    ... on Jack Wilshere during City's 2-0 win over Arsenal- many now fear the intrinsic characteristic which makes the English game so special is under threat. Latest statistics support concerns ... tackles spiked last year at 46 a game and now stand at just under 44. The English game is undergoing a worrying sea change. Kompany's sending off has confirmed fears the governing bodies have ...

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    Debate on mid-winter break for English Premier League soccer

    Posted Dec 29th 2012, 12:00am by Peter Simpson

    ... As regular as a yuletide hark, calls for an English Premier League mid-winter break are once more echoing around the tinsel-festooned stadiums. During a potentially season-defining period of five ... the frenetic English season. Willpower rather than fitness propels players through a crazy 48-hour period between Boxing Day and today's encounters. Sports medical specialists claim two days' ...

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    England's retro route-one football belongs in the past

    Posted Sep 14th 2013, 12:00am by Peter Simpson

    ... block vote. The Olympic Stadium sighed heavily as the over-subsidised and loss-making industry that is English national football failed to make any real chances on goal. Worse, as per their shop ... looked scared of a moribund Ukraine. If more proof were needed that outdated ideologies still hold sway in the English mindset, Tuesday's game was it. Yet Hodgson was surprised by the outcry ...

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    Autobiography is Harry Redknapp's chance to get even with his enemies

    Posted Oct 12th 2013, 12:00am by Peter Simpson

    ... in the next few days without him. "This isn't about them giving the England job to me or Roy Hodgson, but English football being run by people who really haven't got a clue. ...

  10. Sport - Soccer - Home and Away

    Red and blue are still the colours, but not in Manchester

    Posted Oct 05th 2013, 12:00am by Peter Simpson

    ... Peter Simpson Perhaps it won't last long, but with Lukaku, Sturridge and Suarez all firing, Liverpool clubs are top dogs in northwest right now Red and blue are still the colours, but not in Manchester Red and blue have long dominated northwest English soccer. In Manchester, red has burned bright for two decades and more at Old Trafford, while sky blue has shined brighter following ...




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