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  1. Sport - Soccer - Home and Away

    Faint-hearted fans beware of Footy Finance app

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

    ... Finance", an app that allows instant access to the dire state of your club's finances. The app is the brainchild of London-based financial analyst and hedge fund manager Stephen Clapham, who ... infographics and charts" compare your team with its 19 competitors. It details where a club's income comes from and how much is spent on player wages, invoices from agents, board payments, ...

  2. Sport - Soccer - Home and Away

    Toffees sweeten trip for fan after game is called off

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

    ... The Malaysian met the manager as Everton enhanced their image as a people's club, but things aren't going so well at Old Trafford Toffees sweeten trip for fan after game ... for the first time his beloved team in action at the club's home, Goodison Park. He had scored a ticket for the midweek clash against Crystal Palace and a home win would have seen Everton gain ...

  3. Sport - Soccer - Home and Away

    Cortese departure puts Saints in a spin

    Posted Jan 18th 2014, 12:00am by Peter Simpson

    ... coast Premier League club this weekend is exactly what is happening after the architect of the team's success, Nicola Cortese, suddenly departed after a power struggle with club owner and multi-billionaire Katharina Liebherr. Over a roller-coaster 24 hours midweek, the 128-year-old club faced another uncertain future and supporters were plunged into a fit of despair and disbelief. Why would ...

  4. Sport - Soccer - Home and Away

    Soccer diplomacy is a win-win for EPL and China

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

    ... of 20 clubs now have foreign owners. Scudamore insisted the EPL remains English through and through despite the foreign influx. "We have a pretty sophisticated marketing machine ... the midweek clash between the Saints and Aston Villa. Every home match has sizeable contingents of Chinese, Koreans, Taiwanese, Hongkongers and Japanese, a cultural mix witnessed at most EPL clubs ...

  5. Sport - Soccer - Home and Away

    Patriotism involves much angst when watching England

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

    ... to German players. But half of those auditioning are hard-pressed to secure regular EPL club games. There's little point indulging in the debate about too many foreign players in the domestic ... line-up, it was an occasion to wear our club's colours with pride in the vast arena the Chile coach described as "the cathedral of football". It was Barcelona star Alexis Sanchez who ...

  6. Sport - Soccer - Home and Away

    England's failures due to EPL's success

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

    ... the answer is simple: the large number of foreign players, managers and club owners elbowing our boys off the pitch. The fundamental right of English players to rise as far as their talent will take ... foreign player and manager quotas, controls over club ownership- plus a drastic reduction in the multinational decadence and commercialism of the rip-roaring league that so captivates the world- ...

  7. Sport - Soccer - Home and Away

    Just like old times as open season falls on unpredictable Premier League race

    Posted Nov 15th 2013, 09:51pm by Peter Simpson

    ... as to what will happen next. Mid-table clubs and battling basement sides have been landing left hooks to give the big boys bloody noses and embarrassing shiners. While some put ... afford. He has so many creative options he appears unsure of his best team and this is manna for the opposition. Any club in the land would want Fernando Torres and Samuel Eto'o ...

  8. 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, ... Dwight Yorke and Andy Cole, and Arsenal's Thierry Henry and Dennis Bergkamp. Of course, fans of both Liverpool clubs know they must dance a merry jig while their respective Mersey ...

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    Bundesliga on a roll but still can't claim the EPL's crown

    Posted Mar 23rd 2013, 12:00am by Peter Simpson

    ... vain foreigners egotists- the Middle Eastern sheikhs, the Russian oligarchs and the Americans- taking over and running amok. Unlike England where scores of clubs operate their finances ... to the top German club next season. There's no point denying the Bundesliga is on a roll. More fans watch league matches in Germany than anywhere else in Europe, with an average attendance ...

  10. Sport - Soccer - Home and Away

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

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

    ... How would they know? What clubs have they ever run? Who do they speak to who really knows the game?" Most England fans agree the FA is out of touch. Last year, we like most in the game ... of sleepless nights during the tax evasion probe. He expresses his disgust at West Ham for the way they evicted 1966 World Cup and club hero Bobby Moore from a game because he did not have a ticket. He ...




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