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FOOTBALL - Wigan knock Man City out of the FA Cup

A brave and energetic Wigan side beat Manchester City at the Etihad 2-1 on Sunday, seeing them into the semi-finals for a match against Arsenal at Wembley. 61 more words

Is Martinez the right man for Everton?

After resigning from Wigan yesterday Roberto Martinez is the hot favourite to be named the new Everton manager. Martinez who recently led the Lactics to their first ever FA Cup but who also took them down to the Championship, brought his 4 year tenure at the DW stadium to an end citing that he didn’t feel he was the right man to lead the club back to the Premier League. 540 more words


Oii ref! - Good effort

I’ve done it. I’m not altogether proud of myself. I was loud and abrasive too. But I’d probably do it again.

I have bashed refs. Not physically mind you and most often from the comfort of my sofa, at times with little provocation, except in the case of one particular rugby union official who is referred to as ‘thon man’ in a tone of familiar disgust. 524 more words


Premier League Relegation - Who's for the drop?

Relegation? Cue tears, diminishing revenues, smaller attendances, outgoing transfers – twice have my beloved Southampton been subjected to this fate in the last 8 years, but is a return to the Championship on the cards? 1,924 more words


Arsenal Manager Quits, David Villa linked & Spare a thought for our fans at Wigan...

Morning all,

Start with today’s gossip:

Arsenal are ‘exploring an audacious swoop for Barcelona striker David Villa’ according to The Daily Mail. The cunning plan is a loan until the end of the season and if all goes well, we’re going to try for a permanent deal. 812 more words

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Roberto Martinez mind games?

There is all sorts of stuff in the football news, the Chelsea goal that never was, the Ashley Young impression of Tom Daley, again!

Gary Neville and Arsene Wenger are blaming the foreign players for showing their English counterparts the way to win free-kicks and penalties and our own manager is in favour of any player caught taking a dive, should be banned! 553 more words

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