Tag Archives: Premier League

Well That Was a Swift Kick to the Balls

What if Johnson didn’t deflect that first goal? What if Sterling never came off the pitch? What if Countinho had fouled them on the counter? What if Henderson wasn’t suspended for 3 games on a stupid tackle? What if Gerrard … Continue reading

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Ronaldo establishing dominance over Bale early on

Bale looks set to make his Madrid debut, and it appears Cristiano is making sure the monkey (not racist if he’s white, guys) knows his place. From training the other day, a simple keep-away drill resulted in Ronaldo diving at … Continue reading

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NBC Sports continues amazing promotion

They’ve done it again.  Is Don Draper writing advertisements for NBC Sports or something? I don’t know who is behind this brilliant marketing scheme that’s been going on over at NBC leading up to the new Premier League season, but … Continue reading

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NBC Sports continues fantastic promotion of EPL season

It’s been documented here before at CotW, but if you didn’t know, we’re pretty excited about NBC Sports’ coverage of the upcoming EPL season.  Every game, live.  That is unheard of before in America, as we’d usually have to succumb … Continue reading

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Manchester United Stock Drops 9% in One Day: Shareholders Blame Rumoured Signing

ESPN: The share price of Manchester United suffered a 9% hit in one day, with reports suggesting the club’s rumoured interest in Ezequiel Garay is to blame. United’s shares closed at $15.16 on Wednesday – a decrease of $1.53 from just … Continue reading

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End of an Era; Sir Alex Ferguson to Retire

Well shit, I don’t know where to begin.  I feel like I’ve lost a father.  Sir Alex Ferguson is all I’ve known as a Manchester United fan and a footy fan.  He is Manchester United.  He is British football.  But … Continue reading

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Sir Alex Ferguson Set to Retire After the Season

Deadspin: After 26 seasons at the helm of Manchester United, Alex Ferguson announced his retirement this morning. He leaves as the most successful manager in English football history, and maybe in all of sports. Well, I guess this is the … Continue reading

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Chelsea Early Frontrunners in Pole Scorer Sweepstakes?

Caught Offside: Chelsea’s pursuit of fresh attacking options has reportedly taken them to Borussia Dortmund as the Blues are ready to make an offer for in-form Pole Robert Lewandowski. The Blues are apparently set to offer €25m (£21m) as well … Continue reading

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Hull City Get Promoted: Promptly Go Bonkers

Welcome to the dance Hull City. Just by watching this video, I impulsively wanna grab a Mohamady Hull kit. Look at those moves. Although now that they have the Premier League dough, maybe they can afford to pick up a … Continue reading

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Bale Gets PFA Double; TOTY Announced

Gareth Bale, noted greatest human being to ever have lived, just picked up the PFA Player of the Year award as well as the PFA Young Player of the Year award.  Well done to him, we here at CotW definitely … Continue reading

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