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Vardy nailed us!

I know what you’re thinking, that I won’t write about it – because we were defeated – I call it a defeat because we were supposed to have beaten Leicester City on their own turf – but we didn’t. 353 more words

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Vardy Breaks Van Nistelrooy's Record

Leicester forward Jamie Vardy has broken Van Nistelrooy’s record after scoring in his 11th consecutive topflight match. 54 more words


Vardy wins Barclays Player Of The Month for October

Leicester City forward Jamie Vardy has been named the Barclays Premier League Player of the Month for October.

The 28-year-old, currently the Premier League’s top scorer with 12 goals. 70 more words


Ruud van Nistelrooy and the art of scoring goals

“HE IS A GREAT GOALSCORER, BUT A POOR FOOTBALLER.” These were supposedly the words of Dutch legend Johan Cruyff when discussing the qualities of his compatriot Ruud van Nistelrooy. 1,284 more words


Resurrection of the English Striker

It’s May 14th 1995, Alan Shearer’s Blackburn has just secured the Premier League title, with ‘Big Al’ himself scoring 34 of the club’s league goals. Closely behind Alan in the top goalscorer rankings that season are 7 other Englishmen; Messrs Fowler, Ferdinand, Collymore, Cole, Le Tissier, Sheringham and Wright (PremierLeague.com, 2015). 473 more words