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Three and in
Leicester City Wouldn’t Be The First ‘Surprise’ League Winners Leicester are now favourites to win the Barclays Premier League after being 5
Leicester City Wouldn’t Be The First ‘Surprise’ League Winners
Three and in / Posted 28 minutes ago
Leicester are now favourites to win the Barclays Premier League after being 5,000-1 at the start of the season. The Foxes are five points clear at the top with 13 games left and Press... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Nottingham Forest flashback: A midweek trip to Iraq for Reds in February 1985Nottingham Forest had already embarked on money-spinning trips to play friendli
Nottingham Forest flashback: A midweek trip to Iraq for Reds in February 1985
Nottingham Post / Posted 11 hours ago
Nottingham Forest had already embarked on money-spinning trips to play friendlies in Greece and Saudi Arabia in the six months before they went to Iraq in February 1985. The Reds went out to Baghdad to play two friendly games against an Iraq Select... Read more
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UEFA News
UEFA Champions League - News – UEFA.comWith Leicester City sitting proudly on top of the English Premier League, defyi
UEFA Champions League - News – UEFA.com
UEFA News / Posted 12 hours ago
With Leicester City sitting proudly on top of the English Premier League, defying all pre-season predictions, UEFA.com celebrates some unlikely title winners in the leading 12 European divisions. Belgium: Genk (1998/99)Founded in 1988, Genk... Read more
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Daily Mail
MARTIN SAMUEL: Why can't Louis van Gaal see the size of his failure?Louis van Gaal is failing... so why can’t the Manchester United manager see it?
MARTIN SAMUEL: Why can't Louis van Gaal see the size of his failure?
Daily Mail / Posted 21 hours ago
Louis van Gaal is failing... so why can’t the Manchester United manager see it? Yet manager Louis van Gaal has been battling the odds all season United need a dramatic turnaround just to finish in the top four As he frequently likes to remind the... Read more
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Just Arsenal
Arsenal stats show Cech can be key against Leicester and in title raceI wonder if Roman Abramovich is now regretting his decision to let Arsenal sign
Arsenal stats show Cech can be key against Leicester and in title race
Just Arsenal / Posted yesterday
I wonder if Roman Abramovich is now regretting his decision to let Arsenal sign the Czech Republic international number one to Arsenal, despite the advice from then Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho and their captain John Terry suggesting how much... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Nottingham Forest column: Paul Taylor: It feels like Dougie Freedman is winning over fansProgress, promotion and patience – the supply and quantity of all three, in dif
Nottingham Forest column: Paul Taylor: It feels like Dougie Freedman is winning over fans
Nottingham Post / Posted yesterday
Progress, promotion and patience – the supply and quantity of all three, in different ways, has never been a more significant influence in football. For evidence of such, you only need to cast an eye down to the other end of Brian Clough Way. Derby... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Nottingham Forest: On this day in 1979 Trevor Francis became the first £1m footballer in BritainIt is 37 years to the day since Nottingham Forest broke the £1m barrier to sign
Nottingham Forest: On this day in 1979 Trevor Francis became the first £1m footballer in Britain
Nottingham Post / Posted yesterday
It is 37 years to the day since Nottingham Forest broke the £1m barrier to sign Trevor Francis from Birmingham City. On February 9, 1979, the then 24-year-old joined the Reds and soon went on to score the most famous goal in the club's history, as... Read more
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chad
ON THIS DAY: Trevor Francis became Britain’s first £1million footballer when he signed for Nottingham Forest37 years ago today Trevor Francis joined Nottingham Forest and in doing so beca
ON THIS DAY: Trevor Francis became Britain’s first £1million footballer when he signed for Nottingham Forest
chad / Posted yesterday
37 years ago today Trevor Francis joined Nottingham Forest and in doing so became Britain’s first £1million footballer. Francis joined from fellow Midlands club Birmingham City after a prolific spell at St Andrew’s that saw him notch over 100... Read more
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Football365
Giggs is United's Pep GuardiolaShare this Page Stand by your manMediawatch suspects that Neil Custis and The
Giggs is United's Pep Guardiola
Football365 / Posted yesterday
Share this Page Stand by your manMediawatch suspects that Neil Custis and The Sun enjoyed Diego Costa’s late equaliser on Sunday. After lying lower than normal over the past fortnight, Custis is back with another ‘Man United exclusive’. Is it Van... Read more
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Football365
'My kid's four and priced out the game'Share this Page Send your mails to theeditor@football365.com, and send them no
'My kid's four and priced out the game'
Football365 / Posted yesterday
Share this Page Send your mails to theeditor@football365.com, and send them now Football vs cinema In response to John Nicholson’s article about ticket prices, and the fact they should be £5-£15, I couldn’t agree more. If you consider cinema... Read more
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Who Ate All The Pies
On This Day In 1979: Trevor Francis Becomes Football’s First Million Pound Man, But Also Doesn’t, But Then Does…Clough unveils Francis to the press in his own inimitable style, February 9th 1
On This Day In 1979: Trevor Francis Becomes Football’s First Million Pound Man, But Also Doesn’t, But Then Does…
Who Ate All The Pies / Posted yesterday
Clough unveils Francis to the press in his own inimitable style, February 9th 1979 Thirty seven years ago today, Nottingham Forest manager Brian Clough turned up to a press conference in a fetching red leatherette jacket, clutching a squash racket,... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Film to be shown on BT Sport and feature in pretigious film festivalsI Believe in Miracles, the film which tells the story behind Nottingham Forest'
Film to be shown on BT Sport and feature in pretigious film festivals
Nottingham Post / Posted yesterday
I Believe in Miracles, the film which tells the story behind Nottingham Forest's European domination, will be shown on BT Sport next week. The documentary, directed by Jonny Owen, features interviews with some of the Nottingham Forest players from... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Nottingham Forest: Trevor Francis became the first £1m footballer in Britain on this day in 1979It is 37 years to the day since Nottingham Forest broke the £1m barrier to sign
Nottingham Forest: Trevor Francis became the first £1m footballer in Britain on this day in 1979
Nottingham Post / Posted yesterday
It is 37 years to the day since Nottingham Forest broke the £1m barrier to sign Trevor Francis from Birmingham City. On February 9, 1979, the then 24-year-old joined the Reds and soon went on to score the most famous goal in the club's history, as... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
DISCUSS: What can Leicester City’s Premier League achievements do for midlands football?Robbie Savage has been splitting opinion across the midlands for decades. He w
DISCUSS: What can Leicester City’s Premier League achievements do for midlands football?
Derbyshire Times / Posted yesterday
Robbie Savage has been splitting opinion across the midlands for decades. He would often be found splitting his opponent in two with a crunching, occasionally mistimed, tackle during his playing days. And the former Leicester City and Derby County... Read more
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chad
DISCUSS: What can Leicester City’s Premier League achievements do for midlands football?Robbie Savage has been splitting opinion across the midlands for decades. He w
DISCUSS: What can Leicester City’s Premier League achievements do for midlands football?
chad / Posted yesterday
Robbie Savage has been splitting opinion across the midlands for decades. He would often be found splitting his opponent in two with a crunching, occasionally mistimed, tackle during his playing days. And the former Leicester City and Derby County... Read more
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birminghammail
Birmingham City news digest: Rowett to Rams;Derby County announced on Monday afternoon that Head Coach Paul Clement had bee
Birmingham City news digest: Rowett to Rams;
birminghammail / Posted yesterday
Derby County announced on Monday afternoon that Head Coach Paul Clement had been relieved of his duties with immediate effect. The Rams, who currently sit fifth in the Championship just four points ahead of Blues, have announced that Academy... Read more
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birminghammail
Birmingham City nostalgia: Blues bid farewell to the million pound manON THIS DAY: February 9, 1979 - Trevor Francis becomes Britain's first £1m foot
Birmingham City nostalgia: Blues bid farewell to the million pound man
birminghammail / Posted yesterday
ON THIS DAY: February 9, 1979 - Trevor Francis becomes Britain's first £1m footballer The figure, which Brian Clough tried to revise as £999,999, was inflated to £1,180,000 by VAT and other fees - including a sizeable five figure windfall to Francis... Read more
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RTE News
Dunphy: Leicester's quest puts big boys to shameEamon Updated: Monday, 08 Feb 2016 23:55 | Comments Leicester City's rise to t
Dunphy: Leicester's quest puts big boys to shame
RTE News / Posted yesterday
Eamon Updated: Monday, 08 Feb 2016 23:55 | Comments Leicester City's rise to the top of Premier League table shows that an honesty of effort counts for much more than paying out huge sums of money to... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Man City Caught in a Fox Trap as Leicester March OnDanny Drinkwater looked like a wet dog too exhausted to fetch another stick fro
Man City Caught in a Fox Trap as Leicester March On
Bleacher Report / Posted yesterday
Danny Drinkwater looked like a wet dog too exhausted to fetch another stick from the sea. Sprawled across Manchester City’s slick green canvas while the heavens opened above to Biblical proportions locals would call a shower, it was as though... Read more
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The World Game
A lesson for Leicester: 4 underdogs who won league titles1) Nottingham Forest 1977-1978 The idea of a newly-promoted team securing the
A lesson for Leicester: 4 underdogs who won league titles
The World Game / Posted 2 days ago
1) Nottingham Forest 1977-1978 The idea of a newly-promoted team securing the English top tier title now seems absurd but Forest achieved it in 1978. Under Brian Clough they finished third in the Second Division the season before, ahead of Bolton... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Brendan Rodgers Q&A: Former Liverpool boss' most in-depth interviewHe also discusses Northern Ireland’s chances at Euro 2016 and how the break fro
Brendan Rodgers Q&A: Former Liverpool boss' most in-depth interview
Daily Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
He also discusses Northern Ireland’s chances at Euro 2016 and how the break from football will give him new energy to take a job next season. Here is the full interview in Q&A form courtesy of beIN Sports. On Jurgen Klopp Past and present: Rodgers... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
A lesson for Leicester: 4 underdogs who won league titles Brian Clough worked miracles at Nottingham Forest Leicester are now favourit
A lesson for Leicester: 4 underdogs who won league titles
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
Brian Clough worked miracles at Nottingham Forest Leicester are now favourites to win the Barclays Premier League after being 5,000-1 at the start of the season. The Foxes are five points... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Let’s have a Walk of Fame in NottinghamHow should we remember Nottingham's heroes? Joy James of Colwick Village would
Let’s have a Walk of Fame in Nottingham
Nottingham Post / Posted 2 days ago
How should we remember Nottingham's heroes? Joy James of Colwick Village would like to see a Walk of Fame. Outside the Royal Concert Hall there is a small brass plaque dedicated to a famous Nottingham comedian named Charlie Bartle. It occurred to... Read more
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Leicester City Mad
Leicester City to conquer Europe Updated Monday, 8th February 2016 Can the Foxes do what most football fans,
Leicester City to conquer Europe
Leicester City Mad / Posted 2 days ago
Updated Monday, 8th February 2016 Can the Foxes do what most football fans, players and pundits believed was almost impossible in this modern age of super star studded squad’s and immaculate pitches and become the... Read more
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Football.co.uk
Leicester City to conquer Europe? Barclays Premier League Sky Bet Championship Sky Bet League One Sky Bet Le
Leicester City to conquer Europe?
Football.co.uk / Posted 2 days ago
Barclays Premier League Sky Bet Championship Sky Bet League One Sky Bet League Two Scottish Premiership Scottish Championship Scottish Division 1 Scottish Division 2 Can... Read more
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Nottingham Post
End of Clough and Taylor's special relationshipTwo years after their second European Cup win, the only two players left at Not
End of Clough and Taylor's special relationship
Nottingham Post / Posted 2 days ago
Two years after their second European Cup win, the only two players left at Nottingham Forest of the 14 who had started one or other of the European Cup finals were Viv Anderson and John Robertson — and both had gone by 1984. Expensive signings like... Read more
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dna
Martin O'Neill thinks Leicester City can become the most unexpected English champions since Nottingham ForestFormer Leicester City manager Martin O'Neill believes Saturday's stunning victo
Martin O'Neill thinks Leicester City can become the most unexpected English champions since Nottingham Forest
dna / Posted 3 days ago
Former Leicester City manager Martin O'Neill believes Saturday's stunning victory over Manchester City could spur the Foxes to become the most unexpected English champions since his Nottingham Forest side of 38 years ago. Forest won the league by... Read more
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iol.co.za
Foxes ‘can emulate Forests triumph’London – Former Leicester City manager Martin O’Neill believes Saturday’s stunn
Foxes ‘can emulate Forests triumph’
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
London – Former Leicester City manager Martin O’Neill believes Saturday’s stunning victory over Manchester City could spur the Foxes to become the most unexpected English champions since his Nottingham Forest side of 38 years ago. Forest won the... Read more
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SportsFan
Leicester can emulate Forest's '78 triumphFormer Leicester City manager Martin O'Neill believes Saturday's stunning victo
Leicester can emulate Forest's '78 triumph
SportsFan / Posted 3 days ago
Former Leicester City manager Martin O'Neill believes Saturday's stunning victory over Manchester City could spur the Foxes to become the most unexpected English champions since his Nottingham Forest side of 38 years ago. Forest won the league by... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Leicester can emulate Forest's 1978 triumph, says O'NeillLONDON: Former Leicester City manager Martin O'Neill believes Saturday's stunni
Leicester can emulate Forest's 1978 triumph, says O'Neill
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
LONDON: Former Leicester City manager Martin O'Neill believes Saturday's stunning victory over Manchester City could spur the Foxes to become the most unexpected English champions since his Nottingham Forest side of 38 years ago. Forest won the... Read more
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The Star
Leicester can emulate Forest's 1978 triumph, says O'NeillLONDON (Reuters) - Former Leicester City manager Martin O'Neill believes Saturd
Leicester can emulate Forest's 1978 triumph, says O'Neill
The Star / Posted 3 days ago
LONDON (Reuters) - Former Leicester City manager Martin O'Neill believes Saturday's stunning victory over Manchester City could spur the Foxes to become the most unexpected English champions since his Nottingham Forest side of 38 years ago. Forest... Read more
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Super Sport
Leicester can emulate 1978 Former Leicester City manager Martin O'Neill believes Saturday's stunning vic
Leicester can emulate 1978
Super Sport / Posted 3 days ago
Former Leicester City manager Martin O'Neill believes Saturday's stunning victory over Manchester City could spur the Foxes to become the most unexpected English champions since his Nottingham Forest side of 38 years... Read more
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Nottingham Post
15 things you could do in Nottingham in the 80s but can't nowNottingham has changed a lot since the 80s. Here are 15 things you could do bac
15 things you could do in Nottingham in the 80s but can't now
Nottingham Post / Posted 4 days ago
Nottingham has changed a lot since the 80s. Here are 15 things you could do back then that you can't now. Have me missed any? Add yours below. 1. You could stay at Savoy Hotel, in Mansfield Road, which is now the Park Inn, as well as the Royal... Read more
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BBC Football
Weather delays 'Psycho' pitch comebackWeather delays Stuart Pearce Longford AFC comeback - BBC News Accessibility li
Weather delays 'Psycho' pitch comeback
BBC Football / Posted 4 days ago
Weather delays Stuart Pearce Longford AFC comeback - BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video & Audio Also in the News Special Reports The Reporters Have Your Say Weather delays Stuart Pearce Longford AFC... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Leicester owe remarkable rise to Steve Walsh - but not that one, by Dave KiddWalsh, who combines the roles of head of recruitment and assistant manager at t
Leicester owe remarkable rise to Steve Walsh - but not that one, by Dave Kidd
Daily Mirror / Posted 4 days ago
Walsh, who combines the roles of head of recruitment and assistant manager at the league leaders, has often been amused when photos of the Steve Walsh who captained Leicester under Martin O'Neill have been used to illustrate occasional articles about... Read more
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Yorkshire evening post
The strife of Brian! Leeds United welcome new play’s castIt’s enough to send a shiver down the spine of any Leeds United fan of a certai
The strife of Brian! Leeds United welcome new play’s cast
Yorkshire evening post / Posted 4 days ago
It’s enough to send a shiver down the spine of any Leeds United fan of a certain age. Brian Clough, back in the Elland Road dugout he occupied so infamously for 44 days in 1974. That ill-fated episode, of course, ended with the sack for Ol’ Big... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Roy Keane: Fascinating, frank and fun...it's the real Keano Straight talker: Roy Keane says that becoming Manchester United skipper was n
Roy Keane: Fascinating, frank and fun...it's the real Keano
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
Straight talker: Roy Keane says that becoming Manchester United skipper was no big deal There's a theory that Roy Keane doesn't smile much. Wrong. He smiles a lot. Well, he did on Thursday... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Roy Keane: Manchester United is in my DNA, Steven Gerrard was good and I wanted to play in an Old Firm game so snubbed Real Madrid for Celtic Manchester United legend and current Republic of Ireland Assistant Manger Roy
Roy Keane: Manchester United is in my DNA, Steven Gerrard was good and I wanted to play in an Old Firm game so snubbed Real Madrid for Celtic
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
Manchester United legend and current Republic of Ireland Assistant Manger Roy Keane takes part in former... Read more
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Yorkshire evening post
The strife of Brian! Leeds United welcome new play’s castIt’s enough to send a shiver down the spine of any Leeds United fan of a certai
The strife of Brian! Leeds United welcome new play’s cast
Yorkshire evening post / Posted 4 days ago
It’s enough to send a shiver down the spine of any Leeds United fan of a certain age. Brian Clough, back in the Elland Road dugout he occupied so infamously for 44 days in 1974. That ill-fated episode, of course, ended with the sack for Ol’ Big... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Dougie Freedman in mood to build bridges as Nottingham Forest head to face old rivals Leeds UnitedEver since the days of Brian Clough or, more accurately, perhaps because of the
Dougie Freedman in mood to build bridges as Nottingham Forest head to face old rivals Leeds United
Nottingham Post / Posted 4 days ago
Ever since the days of Brian Clough or, more accurately, perhaps because of the days of Brian Clough, there has been a simmering rivalry between Leeds United and Nottingham Forest. Clough's short lived, ill-fated spell at Elland Road was followed by... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Peter Shilton sees parallels between Leicester City's title tilt and Nottingham Forest's '78 triumphFormer goalkeeper Peter Shilton says he can see parallels between Leicester Cit
Peter Shilton sees parallels between Leicester City's title tilt and Nottingham Forest's '78 triumph
Nottingham Post / Posted 5 days ago
Former goalkeeper Peter Shilton says he can see parallels between Leicester City's Premier League title challenge and Nottingham Forest's First Division triumph in 1978. Shilton was a key part of that successful Reds side which clinched the league a... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Reds crash out to Sofia trying to defend European CupFor Forest's European Cup heroes they did not have a full summer to bask in the
Reds crash out to Sofia trying to defend European Cup
Nottingham Post / Posted 5 days ago
For Forest's European Cup heroes they did not have a full summer to bask in their achievement of retaining their trophy against Hamburg in Madrid on May 28, 1980. For three of the Reds stars, Peter Shilton, Viv Anderson and Garry Birtles, they were... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Roy Keane: I'm lucky to be working with Republic of Ireland boss Martin O'Neill Former Manchester United player Roy Keane Roy Keane has revealed how lucky h
Roy Keane: I'm lucky to be working with Republic of Ireland boss Martin O'Neill
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
Former Manchester United player Roy Keane Roy Keane has revealed how lucky he feels to be working with Martin O'Neill for the Republic of Ireland. Speaking at a... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Vardy wakes England up to Leicester title threatJamie Vardy walks past Liverpool players after scoring the second goal for Leic
Vardy wakes England up to Leicester title threat
The Borneo Post / Posted 6 days ago
Jamie Vardy walks past Liverpool players after scoring the second goal for Leicester City during their Premier League match at King Power Stadium in this Feb 2 file photo. — Reuters photo LONDON: As Jamie Vardy’s breathtaking shot plunged into the... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Garry Birtles column: Embargo and off-field issues will deter top talent from signing for ForestGiven the problems Notthingham Forest have with the transfer embargo, it was al
Garry Birtles column: Embargo and off-field issues will deter top talent from signing for Forest
Nottingham Post / Posted 6 days ago
Given the problems Notthingham Forest have with the transfer embargo, it was always going to be the case that deadline day would be quiet. He made just five appearances for Forest since his arrival and it's fair to say he didn't really make too much... Read more
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FOXSPORTS.com.au
Premier League highlights, round 24 goals, scores and wrap: Leicester top of the tableWe said that Leicester’s season – and let’s remember, it’s already an extraordi
Premier League highlights, round 24 goals, scores and wrap: Leicester top of the table
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted 6 days ago
We said that Leicester’s season – and let’s remember, it’s already an extraordinary success - would all but hinge on their ‘next three games’. Well, we can now scratch Liverpool from that list, with three points in the bag. Next up: Manchester City... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Why it will defy history if Foxes DON’T win EPLPremier League highlights, round 24 goals, scores and wrap: Leicester top of th
Why it will defy history if Foxes DON’T win EPL
Daily Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
Premier League highlights, round 24 goals, scores and wrap: Leicester top of the table | DailyTelegraph SearchUse keywords to search content on this website SearchUse keywords to search content on this website DO you believe in miracles? We said... Read more
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Goal.com
Pep Guardiola: Why only the future Man City manager can make money like Messi - Goal.com Rest of the World Rest of Europe For £20m a year you expect the
Pep Guardiola: Why only the future Man City manager can make money like Messi
Goal.com / Posted 7 days ago
- Goal.com Rest of the World Rest of Europe For £20m a year you expect the best - why only Guardiola can make money like Messi The Bayern Munich boss will move light... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
English giants wake up to Leicester City threatLONDON - As Jamie Vardy's breathtaking shot plunged into the Liverpool net on T
English giants wake up to Leicester City threat
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 7 days ago
LONDON - As Jamie Vardy's breathtaking shot plunged into the Liverpool net on Tuesday, the thought dawned on Leicester City's Premier League rivals that their title challenge might just be for real. Jamie Vardy's goals have fired Leicester City to... Read more
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Super Sport
Vardy wakes Eng up to Leicester title threat As Jamie Vardy's breathtaking shot plunged into the Liverpool net on Tuesday,
Vardy wakes Eng up to Leicester title threat
Super Sport / Posted 7 days ago
As Jamie Vardy's breathtaking shot plunged into the Liverpool net on Tuesday, the thought dawned on Leicester City's Premier League rivals that their title challenge might just be for real. Leicester... Read more
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