English Debate

Sunday, May 17, 2015

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COMMENT: The Ivorian could be on his way out in the summer and his performance against Swansea provided a snapshot of just how impressive he has been in England

Thursday, May 14, 2015

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To date the two big-name summer arrivals have set Manchester United back the best part of €125 million, and given their decidedly meagre output the figures only get worse

Sunday, May 10, 2015

Saturday, May 9, 2015

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COMMENT: Less than a year removed from the breakout season that established him as a star for club and country, the 25-year-old is facing questions over his durability and desire

Sunday, May 3, 2015

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COMMENT: As they watch Jose Mourinho and his men celebrate a first Premier League title in five years, the chasing pack will know the task of overhauling them will be tough

Friday, May 1, 2015

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COMMENT: The Real Madrid coach has an enviable record in the Champions League, but his domestic efforts are summed up by his travails in charge of the Old Lady

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

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COMMENT: The Blues have been labelled boring by some but have once again proven that they can win football matches in almost any circumstances

Friday, April 24, 2015

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The 'Special One' looks to stay unbeaten against the 'specialist in failure' when Chelsea travel to Arsenal on Sunday as this managerial grudge match takes in its latest chapter

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ANALYSIS: The loss of Jurgen Klopp has seen the club lose more than 5% of its value but a football finance expert says positive results on the pitch will see them right

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The Gunners have enjoyed a superb run of form and have won eight games in a row, making this weekend's clash with the Blues a true acid test for Arsene Wenger's men

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

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COMMENT: The Real Sociedad coach was sacked at Old Trafford a year to the day but as Louis van Gaal begins to hit the right note, was it all doom and gloom under the Scot?

Sunday, April 19, 2015

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EXCLUSIVE; The Slovakian is thankful for all the midfielder has done for him during his time on Merseyside but feels the club have the players to cope without their captain

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COMMENT: The holders scraped through their semi-final against Reading but their disappointing Champions League exit to Monaco still leaves a sour taste

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COMMENT: A mix of quality and strategy will deliver a first Premier League title since 2010 for the Blues but the Red Devils are building a formidable side themselves

Saturday, April 18, 2015

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COMMENT: The Chelsea boss once looked set to step into the void left by Sir Alex Ferguson but instead welcomes his mentor, Louis van Gaal, to Stamford Bridge on Saturday

Friday, April 17, 2015

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COMMENT: Both could have been team-mates at Old Trafford had things gone better for Ed Woodward in 2013, but they will line up as enemies at Stamford Bridge on Saturday

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

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COMMENT: The Dortmund coach has announced he is leaving this summer and placed Premier League clubs on alert after he revealed he has no plans to take a sabbatical

Saturday, April 4, 2015

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A defeat by the Gunners would all but confirm that all of the good work done last season getting the Reds back into the Champions League has gone to waste

Thursday, March 26, 2015

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Supporters gather to protest over Premier League ticket prices in London on Thursday. The long-term aim is not just cheaper tickets, but standing areas and an uplift in atmosphere