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Newcastle Closing In On Some All Time Records

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The Newcastle United defense has done very well over the last six games in conceding only one goal, and Newcastle are now getting close to setting some records if we can keep this winningstreak going. Alan Pardew on the sidelines on Saturday Newcastle now have six wins in a row in all competitions, [.

Newcastle Playing Just Like Holland In World Cup

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Daryl Janmaat played right back for Holland in the World Cup in Brazil and he had a good tournament, and he has already said he compares Alan Pardew with the greatLouis van Gaal in terms of abilities, and Daryl has gone a bit further today. Daryl Janmaat in action at West Brom Daryl compares the [.

Youngster Hopes To Keep Hot Scoring Streak Going

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Ayoze Perez is not used to cold winters since he's used to being in Tenerife where he was born and where the winters are extremely mild at least compared to the Newcastle winters, where that frigid North Seawinds are only too apparent even in the summer. Ayoze Perez scoring great goal at [...]

It Will Be Difficult – Manager’s Going To Disappoint Some People

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The 53-year-old Newcastle manager Alan Pardew is honest enough to say that when some players return this week there are going to be some disappointments for the players because some will not make the starting line-up and others will not even make the 18 man squad.But that's what happens when so m,any of our [.

Poor Form of Premier League’s Top Clubs Making For The Most Competitive Season In Years

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If you were to ponder the current emotions of supporters from all 20 Premier League teams, only a small proportion would be completely contentwith the start their side has made to this engrossing season.

Chelsea and Southampton have began the campaign in spectacular fashion, while Newcastle United, Swansea City and West Ham United have also enjoyed unexpectedly fast starts.

Poor Form of Premier League’s Top Clubs Making For The Most Competitive Season In Years

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If you were to ponder the current emotions of supporters from all 20 Premier League teams, only a small proportion would be completely contentwith the start their side has made to this engrossing season.

Chelsea and Southampton have began the campaign in spectacular fashion, while Newcastle United, Swansea City and West Ham United have also enjoyed unexpectedly fast starts.

Arsenal

Frustrated forward packs suitcase, all set for Arsenal transfer in January

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Lukas Podolski headed for January exit from Arsenal

Well, it apparently looks like as if Lukas Podolski's career at Arsenal is over. The German's future came under intense speculation throughout the summer and over the past few months.

Premier League Tactics Corner; Analyzing Louis van Gaal’s Use of Pressing Tactics

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When talking about tactics, it's easy to get caught up in the hype over a formation and entirely ignore the system. There is a lot more thought put into the intricacies of how a team functions on a pitch than how it lines up.

Tactical thinkers, Louis van Gaal especially, are always quick to point out that the same formation can be played in many different ways.

Premier League Tactics Corner; Analyzing Louis van Gaal’s Use of Pressing Tactics

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When talking about tactics, it's easy to get caught up in the hype over a formation and entirely ignore the system. There is a lot more thought put into the intricacies of how a team functions on a pitch than how it lines up.

Tactical thinkers, Louis van Gaal especially, are always quick to point out that the same formation can be played in many different ways.

Arsene Wenger Will Not Change Jack Wilshere

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Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger believes Jack Wilshere would not be the same player if you took away the determination which played a part in him suffering another injury blow.

The 22-year-old England international is set to see a specialist after damaging his ankle ligaments following a sliding challenge by Manchester United defender Paddy McNair on Saturday.

Arsene Wenger Will Not Change Jack Wilshere

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Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger believes Jack Wilshere would not be the same player if you took away the determination which played a part in him suffering another injury blow.

The 22-year-old England international is set to see a specialist after damaging his ankle ligaments following a sliding challenge by Manchester United defender Paddy McNair on Saturday.

Win a Chance to See Arsenal in Training With Vitality

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A usual day at the Arsenal F.C. training centre consists of a strict regime of shuttle runs, stretching and ball skills but at a recent shoot for official wellness partners of Arsenal FC Vitality the players took the opportunity to take a breather from training with a few casual selfies on an unguarded smartphone.

Win a Chance to See Arsenal in Training With Vitality

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A usual day at the Arsenal F.C. training centre consists of a strict regime of shuttle runs, stretching and ball skills but at a recent shoot for official wellness partners of Arsenal FC Vitality the players took the opportunity to take a breather from training with a few casual selfies on an unguarded smartphone.

One nil to the Arsenal?

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One nil to the Arsenal? - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Recent reports have suggested that Arsenal have agreed 'in principle' to sign Petr Cech from Chelsea. Whether this is simply paper talk or if there is actually some truth in the rumours it's time for every Chelsea fan to question why.

Brendan Rodgers

Brendan Rodgers hits back at Jamie Carragher over ‘weak Liverpool’ comment

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Brendan Rodgers hits back at Jamie Carragher over 'weak Liverpool' comment - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Rodgers must guide Liverpool to victory vs Ludogorets

All is not well at Liverpool and it's certainly showing. After club legend Jamie Carragher criticized the team for their lack of character following the 3-1 loss against Crystal Palace, manager Brendan Rodgers claimed has hit back to the former defender.

Criticism of Steven Gerrard is Unfair, Says Brendan Rodgers

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Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers accepts captain Steven Gerrard is no longer the driving force he was but insists it is wrong to write him off entirely.

And despite Gerrard's former team-mate Jamie Carragher suggesting it was time for the 34-year-old to be released from the defensive role which he believes he is unsuitable for, Rodgers has no intention of doing so.

Criticism of Steven Gerrard is Unfair, Says Brendan Rodgers

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Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers accepts captain Steven Gerrard is no longer the driving force he was but insists it is wrong to write him off entirely.

And despite Gerrard's former team-mate Jamie Carragher suggesting it was time for the 34-year-old to be released from the defensive role which he believes he is unsuitable for, Rodgers has no intention of doing so.

BT Sport

Premier League Could be Set to Introduce Friday Night Matches

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With the battle for the new Barclays Premier League television rights set to begin at the start of the New Year, it is understood that the competing networks are keen on producing Friday night matches in the near future. BT Sport and Sky Sports are thought to be bidding up to an astounding £5 billion to secure the rights to air Premier League matches starting in 2016.

Premier League Could be Set to Introduce Friday Night Matches

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With the battle for the new Barclays Premier League television rights set to begin at the start of the New Year, it is understood that the competing networks are keen on producing Friday night matches in the near future. BT Sport and Sky Sports are thought to be bidding up to an astounding £5 billion to secure the rights to air Premier League matches starting in 2016.

Champions League

Watch Manchester City 3-2 Bayern Munich Match Highlights [VIDEO]

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Sergio Aguero struck twice in the closing minutes to complete a hat-trick and revive Manchester City's Champions League hopes with a 3-2 win over 10-man Bayern Munich.

City's challenge had looked all but over after Aguero's early penalty was cancelled out by quickfire goals from Xabi Alonso and Robert Lewandowski before half-time.

Watch Manchester City 3-2 Bayern Munich Match Highlights [VIDEO]

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Sergio Aguero struck twice in the closing minutes to complete a hat-trick and revive Manchester City's Champions League hopes with a 3-2 win over 10-man Bayern Munich.

City's challenge had looked all but over after Aguero's early penalty was cancelled out by quickfire goals from Xabi Alonso and Robert Lewandowski before half-time.

Watch Schalke 0-5 Chelsea Match Highlights [VIDEO]

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Roberto Di Matteo played down the talk of a revenge mission as Chelsea visited Gelsenkirchen to take on his Schalke side but it was embarrassment that greeted the Italian as the Blues eased into the knockout stages of the Champions League.

Current Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho insisted in the build-up to this clash that his side needed to keep up their good form to avoid blowing their place at the head of Group G and ending up playing in the Europa League.

Watch Schalke 0-5 Chelsea Match Highlights [VIDEO]

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Roberto Di Matteo played down the talk of a revenge mission as Chelsea visited Gelsenkirchen to take on his Schalke side but it was embarrassment that greeted the Italian as the Blues eased into the knockout stages of the Champions League.

Current Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho insisted in the build-up to this clash that his side needed to keep up their good form to avoid blowing their place at the head of Group G and ending up playing in the Europa League.

UEFA Champions League, Tuesday Matchday 5: TV Times and Open Thread

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For viewers in theUnited States, today's UEFA Champions League games will be shown across several channels. Don't forget, you can also see live highlights of the matches onFOX Soccer Plus's MultiMatch 90service.

CSKA Moscow vs AS Roma, Noon, FOX Sports 2, FOX Sports GO,FOX Soccer 2GO& ESPN3
BATE vs Porto, Noon,FOX Soccer 2GO& ESPN3
Manchester City vs Bayern Munich, 2:45pm, FOX Sports 1, FOX Sports GO,FOX Soccer 2GO& ESPN3
Schalke vs Chelsea, 2:45pm,FOX Sports 2, FOX Sports GO &FOX Soccer 2GO
APOEL vs Barcelona, 2:45pm, ESPN Deportes, FOX Sports Net &FOX Soccer 2GO
Shakhtar Donetsk vs Athletic, 2:45pm,FOX Soccer 2GO& ESPN3
Paris Saint-Germain vs Ajax, 2:45pm,FOX Soccer 2GO& ESPN3
Sporting Club vs Maribor, 2:45pm,FOX Soccer 2GO& ESPN3

Before, during or after today's matches, join the conversation in the comments section below with fellow soccer fans from around theworld.

UEFA Champions League, Tuesday Matchday 5: TV Times and Open Thread

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For viewers in theUnited States, today's UEFA Champions League games will be shown across several channels. Don't forget, you can also see live highlights of the matches onFOX Soccer Plus's MultiMatch 90service.

CSKA Moscow vs AS Roma, Noon, FOX Sports 2, FOX Sports GO,FOX Soccer 2GO& ESPN3
BATE vs Porto, Noon,FOX Soccer 2GO& ESPN3
Manchester City vs Bayern Munich, 2:45pm, FOX Sports 1, FOX Sports GO,FOX Soccer 2GO& ESPN3
Schalke vs Chelsea, 2:45pm,FOX Sports 2, FOX Sports GO &FOX Soccer 2GO
APOEL vs Barcelona, 2:45pm, ESPN Deportes, FOX Sports Net &FOX Soccer 2GO
Shakhtar Donetsk vs Athletic, 2:45pm,FOX Soccer 2GO& ESPN3
Paris Saint-Germain vs Ajax, 2:45pm,FOX Soccer 2GO& ESPN3
Sporting Club vs Maribor, 2:45pm,FOX Soccer 2GO& ESPN3

Before, during or after today's matches, join the conversation in the comments section below with fellow soccer fans from around theworld.

Soccer TV: Arsenal vs Borussia Dortmund and Ludogorets vs Liverpool

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Arsenal host Borussia Dortmund and Ludogorets play Liverpool in the Champions League on Wednesday's soccer TV schedule. Read More

Brendan Rodgers Calls for More Aggression From Liverpool Players

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Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers has called on his players to be more tenacious and aggressive in the wake of criticism his side is too soft.

After the 3-1 defeat at Crystal Palace on Sunday, a match in which they took an early lead, former Reds vice-captain Jamie Carragher said they were bullied and mentally weak.

Brendan Rodgers Calls for More Aggression From Liverpool Players

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Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers has called on his players to be more tenacious and aggressive in the wake of criticism his side is too soft.

After the 3-1 defeat at Crystal Palace on Sunday, a match in which they took an early lead, former Reds vice-captain Jamie Carragher said they were bullied and mentally weak.

Real Madrid target Liverpool’s “new Xabi Alonso”

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Real Madrid are targeting Liverpool youngster Pedro Chirivella, a player being widely dubbed as "the new Xabi Alonso".

Reports in England say Madrid are keen on the 17 year-old Chirivella, who has been part of Liverpool's UEFA Youth League squads.

Southampton’s Nathaniel Clyne Will Fight for Top-Four Place

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Nathaniel Clyne has warned Southampton's top-four rivals the Saints are ready to fight for a Champions League spot.

The England defender is confident they can maintain their challenge ahead of Sunday's clash with Manchester City at St Mary's.

Clyne scored in the Saints' 1-1 draw at Aston Villa on Monday as they extended their unbeaten run to six games.

Southampton’s Nathaniel Clyne Will Fight for Top-Four Place

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Nathaniel Clyne has warned Southampton's top-four rivals the Saints are ready to fight for a Champions League spot.

The England defender is confident they can maintain their challenge ahead of Sunday's clash with Manchester City at St Mary's.

Clyne scored in the Saints' 1-1 draw at Aston Villa on Monday as they extended their unbeaten run to six games.

Manchester City

Bolasie, Ings, Eriksen… Names of the Premier League, week 12

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Bolasie, Ings, Eriksen... Names of the Premier League, week 12 is a post from: Just Football

With another week of the Premier Leaguein the books, Just Football returns with the latest edition of Names of the Premier League–a weekly column where we review the top headline grabbers from around the league.

Premier League Team of the Week – Gameweek 12

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Based on the performances in the 10 matches played during Gameweek 12 of the Premier League, as well as utilizing stats from WhoScored, Squawka and TransferMarkt, here's my team of the weekend:

Goalkeeper

Fabianski [Swansea City] Lukasz Fabianski has been in great form for Swansea City this season.

Premier League Team of the Week – Gameweek 12

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Based on the performances in the 10 matches played during Gameweek 12 of the Premier League, as well as utilizing stats from WhoScored, Squawka and TransferMarkt, here's my team of the weekend:

Goalkeeper

Fabianski [Swansea City] Lukasz Fabianski has been in great form for Swansea City this season.

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5 Recommended Blogs For Soccer Fans

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We all love perusing the excellent content here on World Soccer Talk—why else would you be here!?—but there are plenty of other wonderful blogs that provide excellent content when it comes to the coverage of the beautiful game.

So while we encourage you continue checking in here to find out the latest thoughts from The Gaffer, Pete Quinn or Kartik Krishnaiyer, here's some of other places on the website where you might get an additional soccer fix.

5 Recommended Blogs For Soccer Fans

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We all love perusing the excellent content here on World Soccer Talk—why else would you be here!?—but there are plenty of other wonderful blogs that provide excellent content when it comes to the coverage of the beautiful game.

So while we encourage you continue checking in here to find out the latest thoughts from The Gaffer, Pete Quinn or Kartik Krishnaiyer, here's some of other places on the website where you might get an additional soccer fix.

Paul Lambert

Paul Lambert Unfazed by Aston Villa’s Poor Attendance

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Boss Paul Lambert defended Aston Villa's fans after their lowest league gate for 15 years.

Just 25,311 watched Villa hold Southampton to a 1-1 draw at Villa Park, where Gabby Agbonlahor's opener following Fraser Forster's gaffe was cancelled out by Nathaniel Clyne.

It was the lowest crowd in the Premier League at Villa Park since a 2-1 win over Sheffield Wednesday in 1999, when just 23,885 turned up.

Paul Lambert Unfazed by Aston Villa’s Poor Attendance

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Boss Paul Lambert defended Aston Villa's fans after their lowest league gate for 15 years.

Just 25,311 watched Villa hold Southampton to a 1-1 draw at Villa Park, where Gabby Agbonlahor's opener following Fraser Forster's gaffe was cancelled out by Nathaniel Clyne.

It was the lowest crowd in the Premier League at Villa Park since a 2-1 win over Sheffield Wednesday in 1999, when just 23,885 turned up.

The Rest

Football Is Alive and Well On A Coach Trip To Wembley

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Families sitting together. Parties of young people singing. Women and girls. Happy stewards laughing along with the crowd. I'm at a football match but it will never catch on.

This weekend I forsook Spurs for the Petts Wood Under 10s girls' team. Called in as a late sub for my lovely daughter, I took my midfield schemer of a granddaughter to the women's international between England v Germany.

‘I’d Love To Come Back’ – Emile Heskey Offers His Services As Leicester City Seek To End Goal Drought

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By Chris Wright

Former Leicester City striker Emile Heskey has announced that he would be more than happy to return to the club in a bid to solve their current goal-shy woes.

Sitting third-bottom ofthe table, Leicester have failed to register in their last five Premier League games and have scored just two goals in their last seven outings both coming in a 2-2 draw against Burnley back at the beginning of October.