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Hull's Transfers Are a Major Roll of the Dice by Steve Bruce

Steve Bruce’s busy summer in the transfer window has been hailed as one of the best in the Premier League. Bruce brought in no fewer than 10 players to add to the squad which finished 16th and reached the FA Cup final last term. However,...Show More Summary

Champions League Win at Bayern Last Year Will Be Pivotal for Man City Success

Manchester City’s domestic dominance in recent years has seen them win two Premier League titles, an FA Cup and a League Cup—the result of huge investment and hard work by a club who in 2008 could only have dreamed of winning silverware. Show More Summary

Getting to know the U.S. Open Cup, a unique event in the U.S. sporting landscape

It is often said that the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup is the American equivalent of England's FA Cup. That's true, in as much as anything can be. The main similarity is that both tournaments are open to virtually everyone and bill themselves...Show More Summary

PICTURE: The official Arsenal team photo for 2014/15

Arsenal have released their official team photo for 2014/15 on Thursday. Thirty players made the cut into the picture plus manager Arsenal Wenger and the FA Cup. Several players stood out in the photo for their expressions, with Alexis Sanchez seemingly blinded by the gloomy weather, one of either Tomas Rosicky or Per Mertesacker may have […]

Arsenal’s Theo Walcott may make his Gunners return against Tottenham in the NLD [Mirror]

The Mirror on Sunday have an interesting update regarding Theo Walcott’s possible return for Arsenal. Walcott has been unavailable for the Gunners since the beginning of 2014 when, in an FA Cup match against rivals Tottenham, the attacking midfielder sustained a serious knee injury. Walcott has been working hard on regaining his fitness for the past […]

Bold 7-year-old says he will lead Leeds United to Champions League victory

Nobody is managing Leeds United right now. So we think they should hire this little kid. Last month we heard about the youngest manager in FA Cup history, a 22-year-old in charge of a 9th division side. Well, that guy had better move over, because a younger gun with bigger vision has stepped onto the scene: This arrived today into the LUFC office. Show More Summary

Done Deal! Hull rescue Hatem Ben Arfa from Newcastle on a season-long loan [Picture]

Hull City had a mega busy final day of the transfer window. Last season’s FA Cup finalists reacted to being dumped out of the Europa League by buying a group of top draw players on September 1st. Uruguayan striker Abel Hernandez arrived at Hull from Palermo for a club-record £10m fee, while Steve Bruce also recruited Mohamed Diame […]

Champions League Semi-Final Is Minimum Requirement for Man City This Season

If there has been one major criticism of Manchester City in recent seasons, it’s been their Champions League performances. Two Premier League titles, an FA Cup, a League Cup and improvements at every level of the club have been Sheikh...Show More Summary

How Manuel Pellegrini Can Guide Manchester City to a Repeat Title Win

The surest path to a repeat Premier League title win for Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini is a road he cannot take. Pellegrini would make his club's load a lot lighter by laying down in the Capital One Cup and in the FA Cup....Show More Summary

Arsenal’s Yaya Sanogo trolls Chelsea’s Cesc Fabregas hard on Twitter; Deletes RT soon after

Arsenal striker Yaya Sanogo was given the nod up front for the first weekend of the season by Arsene Wenger after an impressive pre-season. Yaya Sanogo taunted Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho before Arsenal’s FA Cup final and today he fired shots at ex-Gooner Cesc Fabregas. Many Arsenal fans have pulled up Fabregas’s tweet ‘Once a […]

Hull City 2014/15 Season Preview: A Season of Consolidation

last monthSports / Football : EPL Talk

Premier League survival and a trip to Wembley, what more could a newly promoted side ask for? Last season’s FA Cup finalists Hull City must be pleased with the result of their season, even if it did end in disappointment. … Continue reading ? Hull City 2014/15 Season Preview: A Season of Consolidation is a post from World Soccer Talk.

22-year-old to become youngest FA Cup manager ever

He's managing in the FA Cup and all his friends are puking in an alley behind a bar. James Phillips is set to make history on Saturday, becoming the youngest manager in the history of the 143-year history of the FA Cup. Phillips will...Show More Summary

Possible Arsenal starting lineup against Crystal Palace

last monthSports / Football : Soccerlens

Possible Arsenal starting lineup against Crystal Palace - originally posted on Last two competitive games. Two Trophies. FA Cup and the Community Shield. Big things are expected of Arsenal this season in the Premier League. Show More Summary

Arsenal 2014/15 Season Preview: Gunners Hopes Remain Optimistic After Winning Silverware

last monthSports / Football : EPL Talk

Arsenal’s famed nine-year trophy drought ended in May when the Gunners defeated Hull City in the FA Cup and on Sunday, the north London club beat Manchester City 3-0 to win the FA Community Shield. Can Arsenal continue their trophy … Continue reading ? Arsenal 2014/15 Season Preview: Gunners Hopes Remain Optimistic After Winning Silverware is a post from World Soccer Talk.

Arsenal keeper Wojciech Szcz?sny on Instagram: Hoping for PL trophy next year

Arsenal number one Wojciech Szcz?sny posted a picture on Instagram late on Wednesday night, showcasing the two most recent trophies won by the Gunners. The Pole in goal can be seen above flanked by the FA Cup and Community Shield trophies won by Arsenal in May and last Sunday respectively. Szcz?sny made it very clear what […]

Key Talking Points to Watch Ahead of Manchester City vs. Newcastle United

Manchester City's season did not get off to the best of starts on Sunday. A 3-0 loss at the hands of FA Cup holders Arsenal cost the reigning Premier League champions their first real silverware of the campaign, the FA Community Shield. As...Show More Summary

After trophy drought ends, Arsenal needs EPL title

LONDON (AP) — For nine torturous years the absence of a trophy eluded Arsene Wenger. That burden was lifted when Wenger celebrated in May after clinching the FA Cup.

Arsenal vs. Manchester City: Score, Grades & Reaction

Arsenal 3-0 Manchester City Substitute Olivier Giroud scored a sublime 25-yard drive to seal the Community Shield for Arsenal in a 3-0 win over Manchester City at Wembley. The FA Cup winners were a cut above the Premier League champions...Show More Summary

Arsenal vs. Manchester City: Goals from the Community Shield at Wembley

Santi Cazorla scored in the FA Cup final for Arsenal, and he netted at the same end in the Community Shield against Manchester City. The Spanish playmaker opened the scoring midway through the first half in the traditional curtain-raiser...Show More Summary

Arsenal vs. Manchester City, 2014 Community Shield: Lineups

Neither side is at full strength in today's meeting between the defending EPL champion and the FA cup holder. English football's annual curtain-raiser is set to kick-off at Wembley Stadium as Arsenal and Manchester City meet with the Community Shield on the line. Show More Summary

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