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The Cult: Joe Allen
Though he's now plying his trade in the heart of Brexitland, Joe Allen is very much a European – rather than British – footballer. As divine in his midfield performances as he is in appearance, the Welshman is a worthy inductee to The Cult.
Bob Bradley Breaks New Ground as First American to Lead Premier League Side
He'll be the first American manager to lead a club in one of Europe's top leagues.
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The Tragical Tale Of Francesco Guidolin: Previewing Swansea vs. Liverpool
In the first of our Premier League Previews for the week, we bewail the melancholy fate of Francesco Guidolin, who should probably have never got this far in the first place.
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Premier League Previews: Southampton, Stoke City, Sunderland & Swansea City
Our fourth Premier League preview brings together Southampton, Stoke City, Sunderland and Swansea City. All will harbour hopes of a top-half finish, but there is a real chance that at least one will be drawn into the relegation battle this term.
Jim Weeks & Will Magee
the dreaded drop
Dicing With the Drop: Assessing This Season's Premier League Relegation Battle
There are arguably nine sides that look as though they are at significant risk of relegation this term. With the new season almost upon us, Jonathan Wilson assesses their chances.
the play-off lottery
What Becomes of Play-off Final Winners in the Premier League?
A club promoted to the Premier League via the play-offs is usually hot favourite to go straight back down. But does it always pan out this way? We delved into the history books for a clearer answer.
A Swansea Fan Made off with Jordi Amat's Shirt – and a Sports Scientist Wants the GPS Back
One of the detriments of giving away one of today's modern shirts.
Liam Daniel Pierce
Champions at Old Trafford? This Weekend In The Premier League
Leicester could win the league at Old Trafford, Arsenal could blow their final chance of an imaginary trophy, while one club is soon to discover the horror of what lies beneath.
No Vardy, No Party? This Weekend In The Premier League...
Newcastle and Sunderland are locked in a fight to the death, Jamie Vardy is banned from attending his own party, and Mesut Özil is ready to die for Olivier Giroud's sins.
The Magic of the Cup
How Magic Was the FA Cup Third Round?
How magic was this season's FA Cup third round? We've looked at some of the ties that promised significant cupsets and assessed their magical output.
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Going Berserk with Drunk Swansea Fans at the South Wales Derby
It was magical.
Clive Martin, Photos: Tom Johnson