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The strange case of the Arsenal defence

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Normally, you would safely say that any team which had been beaten 6-0, 5-1 and 6-3, like Arsenal were, in the same season, had a serious problem with their defense. But that is not really the case with the Gunners. If you take way those 17 goals in three games, Arsenal have only conceded 24 [...]

Man City dreaming of a Terry-Kompany partnership?

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Man City dreaming of a Terry-Kompany partnership? - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Approaching the summer transfer window, where rumours appear more than stars in the sky, an interesting and unexpected one has emerged concerning Chelsea skipper John Terry. According to the Daily Mail, Man City are scheming a cheeky little move to pinch a highly experienced individual from under the noses of one of their closest rivals.

Top five conclusions: Manchester City 3-1 West Brom

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1. City took a leaf from Liverpool's book Manchester City started the game with a Liverpool-like fast start and benefited with two early goals....

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Arsenal CAN still finish 2nd or 3rd in Premier League

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Just over a week ago, most of us Arsenal fans were seriously worried about losing an FA cup semi-final to Wigan Athletic and slipping out of the top four, behind the in-form Everton of Roberto Martinez. O Ye of little faith, which includes me as well. Although it is still possible that the Gunners will [.

Arsenal: Bitter Premier League rivals gunning for key French duo?

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Arsenal: Bitter Premier League rivals gunning for key French duo? - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Arsenal are hoping that they can tie down star defender Laurent Koscielny to a new contract, having opened negotiations with the Frenchman on the weekend, but the saga of Bacary Sagna is trundling on, with Liverpool and Manchester City among the clubs watching proceedings with interest.

Manchester City vs West Bromwich Albion, Premier League Gameweek 35: Open Thread

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Time is running out for both Manchester City and West Bromwich Albion to finish their seasons in the best possible manner — with City needing a victory to keep themselves in the title race, while West Brom need a win to lift themselves away from the relegation mire. This one has the opportunity to come alive very quickly especially if there's an early goal.

Preview: Manchester City vs West Brom

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Manchester City badly need a win to keep up with high-flying Liverpool after their defeat to them last weekend and a draw at Sunderland in midweek....

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OLD ENEMY FERGUSON WAS RIGHT

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Liverpool face Norwich City Sunday morning at
Carrow road, knowing that a victory there will leave the Reds within touching distance of the Premier League title.

With Sunderland having taken 4 points off our closest rivals Man City (draw) and a huge win at Chelsea on Saturday, surely the title is ours to lose now.

Why Arsenal must persuade Wenger to stay!!

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Is the glass half full? Only matters if you're thirsty by Zac Most articles start with a line like, I have been an Arsenal fan since I was knee high to Kylie Minogue or something along those lines. Well I am proud to say my first love is rugby league and my second is Arsenal. [...]

This Weekend’s Soccer on TV

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By RYAN TOLMICH

With the European season winding down, this weekend boasts a series of games with major title implications.

Starting in England, Liverpool look to hold on to their position atop the Premier League table when they travel to Norwich Sunday.

On The Attack! Liverpool dominate PFA Player’s Player of the Year nominations

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On The Attack! Liverpool dominate PFA Player's Player of the Year nominations - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

The candidates for the PFA Player's Player of the Year award have been revealed, with six of the Premier League's top stars for 2013/14 set to battle it out for the coveted prize.

Top Five Candidates for the Premier League Manager of the Season

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Top Five Candidates for the Premier League Manager of the Season - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

We are just four game weeks away from the epic conclusion of what has been a nervy, jaw-dropping and gut wrenching Premier League season.

With several managerial changes earlier in the summer, we have witnessed tactical advancements this season which would surely be etched in our minds forever.

Does Tony Pulis Hold the Key to the Premier League Title Race?

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Let's imagine, just for a minute, that Chelsea come away with a draw from Anfield on April 27. It's certainly plausible considering the Blues' league-high defensive record, and the irrepressible Jose Mourinho's knack of getting his tactics in the big games spot on.

Surely then, if the 'title decider' ends in a stalemate, Liverpool will coast to a first Premier League title since 1990, with Manchester City unable to affect proceedings directly following their crippling 3-2 defeat last weekend and the 2-2 draw against Sunderland last night?

Top five conclusions: Manchester City 2-2 Sunderland

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1. It's advantage Liverpool and Chelsea After the Liverpool defeat, Manuel Pellegrini insisted that the title race was still open and he...

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Tactical Review: Manchester City 2-2 Sunderland

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At the start of the game, there were some similarities between Manuel Pellegrini and Gus Poyet's positions despite them being at opposite ends...

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Manchester United Transfer: €110m worth of players scouted by Moyes

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Manchester United Transfer: €110m worth of players scouted by Moyes - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Manchester United manager David Moyes has been on a scouting mission again. He has been to Italy and Germany before, and now reports emerging that he was in Portugal last night to watch Benfica beat Porto 3-1 in the semi-finals ofthe Taca de Portugal.

£30m Manchester United & Chelsea target to decide his future before World Cup

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£30m Manchester United & Chelsea target to decide his future before World Cup - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Luke Shaw has emerged as one of the hottest properties in England this season. The highly rated Southampton left-back has been in sensational form this season andlooks a likely candidate for Roy Hodgson's squad for the World Cup in Brazil, after making his debut for England in February.

Premier League Title Race Is Down To Two

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Manchester City's title hopes are all but over after they were held to a 2-2 draw by Sunderland on Wednesday, while Everton's Champions League dreams hand by a thread after they lost 3-2 at home to Crystal Palace.

City's title hopes were dealt a serious blow on Sunday, when they lost 3-2 at league leaders Liverpool.

Can Everton beat Arsenal to 4th and help Liverpool win the league?

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Can Everton beat Arsenal to 4th and help Liverpool win the league? - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Everton have been one of the surprise packages of the season, and their rise to challenging for a Champions League place has been just as dramatic as Arsenal's fall from grace from the very top the Premier League standings.

Real Madrid vs Barcelona, Man City vs Sunderland & Everton vs Crystal Palace: Open Thread

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It's another chock-a-block day of world soccer today with three big games in Europe featuring el Clasico between Real Madrid and Barcelona to decide who will win the 2014 Copa del Rey trophy.

Plus there are two matches in the Premier League where we have battles at the top and bottom of the league.

How Arsenal and Everton’s battle for fourth could decide the Premier League title race

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How Arsenal and Everton's battle for fourth could decide the Premier League title race - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Everton have been one of the surprise packages of the season, and their rise to challenging for a Champions League place has been just as dramatic as Arsenal's fall from grace from the very top the Premier League standings.

Manchester City star to reject Inter Milan in the summer

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Manchester City star to reject Inter Milan in the summer - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

The agent of Manchester City midfielder Javi Garcia has claimed that the Spaniard is set to stay at the club beyond the summer.

Garcia has fallen down the pecking order at the Etihad Stadium with manager Manuel Pellegrini opting to prefer Yaya Toure and Fernandino as the double pivot in his favoured 4-2-3-1 setup.

Wednesday Kickoff: Man City tops salary charts; Chelsea ready to spend; and more

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By DAN KARELL

Manchester City may not win the English Premier League title this season but they've remained No. 1 on the salary charts.

Per a study conducted by ESPN the Magazine and SportingIntelligence called the Global Salary Survey, Man City pay their players the most compared to any sporting franchise across the globe.

Newcastle In Turmoil – 11 Places Above Sunderland

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Sunderland are in real difficulties, and if they get nothing out of their game tonight at Manchester City, then it's very much looking like they will be relegated, because with just five games to go, they will still be 7 points from safety, and they then travel to Chelsea on Saturday. Gus Poyet unable [.

Preview: Manchester City vs Sunderland

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It is all about bouncing back for Manchester City after they lost a crucial six-pointer at Anfield. They have to take advantage of this game in hand...

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Liverpool's Title Dream Nears Under Rodgers' Guidance

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The kindling of belief in Liverpool's title run is one which began in the best way possible. With Rodgers at the helm, this season's Liverpool players have been pushed to be versatile, able to play in various positions, in any formation. The continuous tinkering of formation by Rodgers has shown its results: a 3-0 win with a 4-3-3 at Manchester United, 4-0 against Everton and 5-1 against Arsenal playing with a 4-2-3-1, and now the 3-2 win over Manchester City with the midfield diamond 4-4-2.

WILL LIVERPOOL FINALLY WIN THE PREMIER LEAGUE THIS YEAR?

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Norwich City v Liverpool
Having over-come the giant hurdle that was Man City last Sunday afternoon, Liverpool now have their Title Destiny in their own hands. With just four games remaining for the Reds, four wins will see them win their first-ever Premier League title thus ending a 24 year wait for a League since 1990.

Are Chelsea perfectly positioned to pip Liverpool and Man City to the title?

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Very few would question Jose Mourinho's instinctive brilliance to manage situations. At the start of the season he described a couple of teams, like...

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Video: Man City squad arrive ahead of Sunderland clash

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Manchester City's players have arrived at the Etihad ahead of this evening's game against Sunderland. Ominously for the Black Cats,...

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Soccer TV: Barcelona – Real Madrid and Manchester City – Sunderland

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Barcelona - Real Madrid meet in the Copa del Rey final and Manchester City - Sunderland play in the Premier League on the soccer TV schedule. Read More

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Fans’ View: Will we ever get a Steven Gerrard?

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Liverpool's run toward the EPL title and the image of Steven Gerrard crying with joy after last week's big win prompt the question for one Philadelphia Union fan: Will a hometown boy ever find that glory with the Union?

Man CIty boss Manuel Pellegrini: ‘Chelsea and Liverpool must feel us just behind them’

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Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini wants to pile the pressure on Liverpool and Chelsea by letting them know that they can't afford a...

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Thousands Gather At Anfield For Hillsborough 25th Anniversary Memorial (Photos)

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By Chris Wright

25 years to the day since that awful afternoon in Sheffield, thousands of fans and well-wishers have descended upon Anfield for the Hillsborough 25th anniversary memorial service.

Following his tearful carthasis at the end of Liverpool's 3-2 victory over Manchester City on Sunday, Steven Gerrard and the rest of his Liverpool team-mates are in attendance along with many others whose lives were forever changed by the tragic events of April 15th, 1989.

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Tactical Review: Man City 3-1 West Brom

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Manchester City boss Manuel Pellegrini only got the better of West Brom counterpart Pepe Mel once in their time in Spain when they were at the helm...

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Man Utd and Man City tracking Barcelona’s Pedro

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Manchester United and Manchester City are monitoring Pedro's situation at Barcelona amid rumours of a bust-up. There are reports that the...

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Italian clubs set to battle each other for Manchester City star

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Italian clubs set to battle each other for Manchester City star - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Juventus are set to battle Inter Milan for Manchester City striker Edin Dzeko in the summer according to Italian newspaper 'La Gazzetta dello Sport'.

New Inter Milan President Erik Thohir has already confirmed that theNerazzurriare looking to bring in a leading striker in the summer, with Dzeko and Fernando Torres from Chelsea being the prime targets.

Two defenders and a striker on Moyes’ radar

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David Moyes might have endured a dismal inaugural campaign at Old Trafford, but by now the United manager must have earned at least two life-times worth of air miles, given the regularity with which he flies across the continent to scout potential transfer targets.

Moyes was at it again yesterday, as he flew to Lisbon for the semifinal of the Portuguese Cup between Benfica and Porto, where he apparently scouted three of the many "top targets" he has on his book ahead of the summer.

Sporting Anounce Prices for Manchester City Games

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Sporting KC announced the prices for tickets for this summer's friendly against EPL side, Manchester City. As you'd expect with a game against one of the big EPL clubs played at a venue that has a maximum capacity of 21,650, the ticket prices are not cheap. Prices vary from $30 for standing room only tickets all the way to $350 for tickets in the Field Club in section F1.

Who pays players the most? Well, gone on… guess…

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The fifth Global Sports Salaries Survey tells us the answer, and as you almost certainly said, it is Manchester City. The average member of the first team gets by on an income of £5.3m a year. Which explains why Uefa has this week got a bit miffed about the way Man C has responded [...]

Video: Stevan Jovetic’s skillful rabona nutmeg goal in Man City

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Manchester City striker Stevan Jovetic has been demonstrating that he's ready to chip-in with goals during the title run-in. He scored with...

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