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Premier League

Diego Costa, Benteke, Iheanacho… Who to pick for your Fantasy Premier League team in coming weeks

We’re heading into week five of the Premier League (and therefore the Fantasy Premier League). Hands up, who’s totally lost faith in their fantasy management skills already? Never fear, intrepid fantasy manager. Just Football has you covered. The league is only four weeks in, so whether you’re the laughing stock of the office and bottom […]

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Euro 2016 England squad: 15 outside contenders looking to book their ticket to France

Now less than two months away, Euro 2016 is fast creeping up on the horizon. With England‘s squad for France pretty much defined bar a handful of places, the final five weeks of the Premier League season are huge for any English players not present in Roy Hodgson’s recent squad for the games against Germany and […]

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Crystal Palace, Norwich, Sunderland, Newcastle – Who stays, who goes? The Premier League relegation battle assessed

With the final international break of the season now concluded, our focus turns back to club matters and the Premier League relegation fight. It’s now at the stage where only points matter. A valiant, encouraging, hard-fought defeat at The Emirates is just a loss. Zero points. So who is fighting the drop, who will be […]

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Wayne Rooney, Dimitri Payet, Firmino… Names of the Premier League, week 21

Much to the dismay of many a Premier League manager, the fixtures are coming thick and fast in early 2016, but fans won’t be complaining after an enthralling midweek round of fixtures. Here are the Names of the Premier League we’re talking about after week 21… Wayne Rooney, Manchester United “You have to be happy […]

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Dele Alli, Xherdan Shaqiri, Martial, Ighalo… Names of the Premier League, weeks 18, 19 & 20

While most of us were tucking into leftover turkey and nursing hangovers into the new year, the Premier League served up some cracking action over the festive period. The twists and turns we have become so familiar with over the past year were present as always, and so were a number of outstanding performances. Here are the Names […]

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England U21s record scorers: Will Berahino be a Shearer or a Jeffers?

As Saido Berahino joins up with the senior England squad for the first time, we look at the all-time top scorers for the U21 side. Which of them ended up becoming national heroes, and which finished their career playing for Guyana? Casting your eyes upon the recent success of the England U21 side, who romped […]

Jermain Defoe and Roman Pavlyuchenko should be Spurs' 1st Choice Strikers - Poll Results

Jermain Defoe and Roman Pavlyuchenko should be Spurs’ 1st Choice Strikers – Poll Results

At the end of February, in the midst of a growing campaign from Tottenham Hotspur supporters for Roman Pavlyuchenko to get his chance in the first team, we asked who you thought should be Spurs’ first choice strikers. Here were the results: 1, Roman Pavlyuchenko (50% of the vote) 2, Jermain Defoe (38%) 3, Eidur […]

Defoe, Crouch, Pavlyuchenko or Gudjohnsen? (Or Keane?) Tottenham’s Striker Conundrum

If one thing became crystal clear over this last Premier League weekend, it is that Tottenham Hotspur fans have a certain affinity for Roman Pavlyuchenko. The clamour from Spurs supporters wanting to see Pavlyuchenko’s name on the teamsheet has grown into a mini-terrace revolution over recent weeks, with the Russian’s name being chanted out ever […]

Over-Protecting Owen: Dissecting A Popular Media Pastime

Manchester United’s overwhelming dominance of Everton in their 3-0 win at Old Trafford exposed more than just the obvious flaws in a Toffees side riddled with injuries and lacking zest. Sir Alex Ferguson’s team put in a performance so energtic, so adept and so skilful that, nevermind Everton, even one of their own players couldn’t […]

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