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The Ordinary Boys net three vital points

By Jason McKeown

They needed a moment like this. For all the positive signs, and for all the compliments and back-slapping, patience was begin to erode. 1,015 more words


CSKA Moscow 0-1 Tottenham Hotspur: Match Review

A recent swarm of injuries left Tottenham without five big players for their Champions League tie away at CSKA Moscow, as Mousa Dembele, Danny Rose, Eric Dier, Moussa Sissoko and Harry Kane all found themselves sidelined for the fixture. 1,100 more words

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Review: Middlesbrough 1-2 Tottenham Hotspur

Tottenham Hotspur continued their unbeaten start to the season, with a 2-1 victory over newly promoted Middlesbrough. For the second away game running, South Korean international Heung-Min Son struck a brace, which turned out to be enough to win the three points. 518 more words

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Match Review: Arsenal v. Chelsea

On paper, this game looked like it could have been an early candidate for the game of the season.  It seemed as if both teams were perfectly arranged to attack the other’s weaknesses- Arsenal’s speed and quick passing would cause problems for Chelsea’s John Terry-less defense, while Antonio Conte’s Blues seemed to have the strength and tactical superiority to give Arsenal headaches.  1,224 more words

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The expected and the unexpected

By Katie Whyatt

Almost, but not quite. For all the mud-slinging, pre-match furore and uncertainty about the manner in which the travelling support would mark the moment their former Special One emerged from the tented tunnel (with indifference, as it transpired), there was only one way this was going to go on the field. 1,082 more words


Manchester United purr into life

Manchester United 4 – 1 Leicester City 

(Smalling, Mata, Rashford, Pogba) (Gray)

On a day when Old Trafford saw a Manchester United more akin to sides of old, the big question will be whether it was more due to the absence of Wayne Rooney, or the form of a Leicester City that appeared more like the side we expected to see last season. 1,041 more words

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Middlesbrough 1-2 Tottenham Hotspur: Match Review

Following a 5-0 riot over Gillingham mid-week, Spurs faced a trip up north to Middlesbrough and looked to chase early leaders Manchester City. Due to Mousa Dembele and Eric Dier’s previous substitutions due to ‘injury’, this it was thought at first to only be cramp, was found out to be something little more than cramp. 913 more words

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