Gareth Bale - Worth the hype?

Gareth Bale - Worth the hype?

After two inspired performances against the then European Champions, Gareth Bale's praise soared through the roof. Two top quality performances against Inter Milan in the group stage of the Champions League threw him into a shower of admiration from the country's press and pundits alike. The first game, Inter had completely dominated Tottenham and were 4-0 up at half time. It could be said that they too their foot off the gas in the second half but Bale's hat trick with the …
West Brom: Goalkeeping Dilemma?

West Brom: Goalkeeping Dilemma?

Are Swansea City the new Blackpool?

Are Swansea City the new Blackpool?

This is not just an article about Swansea's ridiculous new away kit, which does a good job of making the players look like traffic cones. There are quite a few similarities between the clubs; both came up through the play offs. Blackpool like the Swans have refused to spend big chasing premier league survival, and both sides have a history of refusing to compromise their style of football. So if Swansea are the new Blackpool, does that mean they are …
Is Taarabt worth £15million?

Is Taarabt worth £15million?

During Queens Park Rangers stunning performance in the Championship  last season in which they rarely left 1st place, there was one man who  despite  not claiming 'Player's' or 'Fans' Player of the Year, due to his attitude  and  antics, was awarded Football League Player of the Year and suddenly  rumours have been widely talked about from almost every 'major' club in the world.   After signing from Tottenham after 2 loan spells for a bargain £1million,  QPR seemed to have …
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