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Euro 2012 preview: England

June 6, 2012
Euro 2012 preview: England

Roy Hodgson was the right choice as England coach – at least in the short-term – but realistically, you can’t expect a side to play good football when their coach is appointed a month before the tournament. Besides, even without considering the managerial situation or England’s terrible record of injuries in the last couple of...
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Ten points on Manchester United 3-1 Chelsea

September 18, 2011
Ten points on Manchester United 3-1 Chelsea

A crazily open game with no overall pattern, so here are some disparate observations.
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Posted in England | 172 Comments »

Man United 3-0 Tottenham: second half improvement puts United in command

August 22, 2011
Man United 3-0 Tottenham: second half improvement puts United in command

Manchester United won an entertaining game 3-0, though it was evenly-balanced until the first goal.
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Ferguson’s flexible front four hints at a return to the fluidity of 2008

August 7, 2011
Ferguson’s flexible front four hints at a return to the fluidity of 2008

Community Shield matches can often be rather mundane – this year’s was a cracker, with Manchester United coming back from 2-0 down at half time to defeat Manchester City 3-2.
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Manchester United 2-1 Chelsea: United take huge step towards 19th league title

May 8, 2011
Manchester United 2-1 Chelsea: United take huge step towards 19th league title

Goals from Javier Hernandez and Nemanja Vidic put United six points clear with two games to play.
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Posted in England | 97 Comments »