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Were Spurs Right To Save Their Cash This Summer?

LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 19: Mauricio Pochettino, Manager of Tottenham Hotspur gives his team instructions during the Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Southampton at White Hart Lane on March 19, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Bryn Lennon/Getty Images)

During a summer transfer window where logic and value for money appear to have gone completely out the window, Tottenham Hotspur have remained eerily quiet on the transfer front with zero new signings. With the confirmation on Thursday evening that PSG’s £200m move for Neymar had gone through, it seemed as if football spending had finally reached peak insanity. This …

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The Five Best Value For Money Signings This Summer

This summer’s transfer window has seen astronomical fees for sometimes mediocre footballers. With this in mind, we’ve picked out five transfers that we believe represent real value for money in the craziest transfer window to date. Kelechi Iheanacho – Manchester City to Leicester City – £25M At the age of 20 and brimming with so much potential – Iheanacho represents …

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Assessing The Promotion Contenders In This Year’s Championship

LONDON, ENGLAND - APRIL 17: Jordan Amavi of Aston Villa during the Sky Bet Championship match between Fulham and Aston Villa at Craven Cottage on April 17, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Neville Williams/Aston Villa FC via Getty Images)

The Championship returned to our screens this weekend, with proceedings getting underway as Sunderland played out a 1-1 draw with Derby County and Nottingham Forest edged out Millwall 1-0. As most sides return to action today, we take a look at the teams we believe will be competing for a place in the Premier League next season. Aston Villa Buoyed by the recent …

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Watch: Young Irish Centre-Back Bags Outrageous Solo Goal For Manchester United

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Lee O’Connor joined Manchester United’s academy from Villa Football Club in Waterford last summer having impressed with Irish youth teams. After being crowned FAI U-15 Player of the Year and named captain of the U-16 national side, O’Connor was snapped up by the English giants despite widespread interest. He enjoyed a brilliant debut season playing both at right-back and centre-back …

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Five Potential Candidates To Replace Neymar At Barcelona

It’s official. Paris Saint-Germain have sent shockwaves through world football by smashing the world record fee for Brazilian superstar Neymar. The Catalan club’s support must be stunned that they have lost Neymar, who will wear the number 10 jersey in Paris and earn a reported £520,000-a-week. However, Barcelona have to move on swiftly and try to benefit from the massive …

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Antonio Conte Is Not Happy That Nemanja Matic Joined Manchester United

CONTE MATIC DUBLIN, IRELAND - AUGUST 02: Nemanja Matic of Manchester United during the Aon Tour pre season friendly game between Manchester United and Sampdoria at Aviva Stadium on August 2, 2017 in Dublin, Ireland. (Photo by Charles McQuillan/MUFC/Man Utd via Getty Images)

Despite the arrival of Tiemoué Bakayoko at Chelsea and the Manchester United’s continually reported interest, it was still a surprise when Nemanja Matic completed a move to Old Trafford earlier this week. Following the events surrounding the move of Romelu Lukaku to United, where the Blues saw what many thought to be their primary transfer target suddenly make a move …

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