A Bundesliga Experience

By Euan Burns//@burns_euan Hertha Berlin and Borussia Dortmund played out a thrilling match in the Bundesliga’s Saturday evening fixture. Dortmund won the game after Marco Reus’s 93rd minute strike, but they twice fell behind to a resilient Hertha team. The scoring got under way thanks to former Chelsea man Salomon Kalou pouncing on a Roman Bürki mistake after just four

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Why have so many players withdrawn from the England Squad

Within hours of the latest England Squad being named for this weekends European Championship qualifiers, there were almost immediate withdrawals from John Stones and Fabian Delph of Manchester City Luke Shaw of Manchester United Ruben Loftus Cheek of Chelsea These were joined by, Trent Alexander Arnold of Liverpool, yesterday, with a back injury. Now at face value, withdrawals from International

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Ireland’s best XI since 2000

Ireland begin their new campaign under new/old manager Mick McCarthy with Euro 2020 qualifiers against Gibraltar and Georgia. Despite the national side struggling over recent years, The boys in green have had some great players and teams over the years, all the more impressive when you consider the small size of the country and the preference for Gaelic sports- Hurling

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Fact or Fiction, Does Cryotherapy Really Work?

Footballers and athletes of the highest level are constantly looking at ways to prevent injuries and rehabilitate quickly.   Cryotherapy, also known as cold therapy, is a relatively new technique used by professional clubs and physiotherapists in an attempt to maintain an athlete’s performance at the top level. Cryotherapy is done using cold (very cold) temperatures, for either the entire body or localised areas and individual

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FA Investigating Barkley Coin Throwing Incident

It has been confirmed today, that the FA are investigating an incident, with which a coin was thrown at Chelsea Midfielder Ross Barkely, during the Premier League match on Sunday.A match which marked the Chelsea Midfielder’s first appearance back at Everton since his transfer to Chelsea over  a year ago. The match which Chelsea lost 2~0 saw Barkley, until he

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