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The Premier League are rebranding, here’s the new look

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Introducing the new identity for the Premier League. From DesignStudio, the new look is aiming to form a “bold and vibrant identity” with a contemporary take on the lion symbol. “The lion is part of the competition’s heritage,” says DesignStudio “It’s now flexible for digital and broadcast formats.” It adds: “Our aim was to create […]

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Chinese club willing to pay £38million for West Ham’s Payet

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The big spending in East Asia isn’t stopping anytime soon. It’s being reported this afternoon that one unnamed club is willing to splash out £38million on West Ham’s exciting attacker Dimitri Payet. the Frenchman has been the signing of the season this year, with tremendous goals and silky skills catching the eye after his £11.5million […]

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Martin O’Neill popped up on BBC’s Super Bowl coverage and it was surreal

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Folks enjoying some exciting Super Bowl action on the BBC were treated with a visit from none other that Ireland manager Martin O’Neill. Martin revealed to Mark Chapman that himself and Roy Keane agreed that if Ireland qualified for Euro 2016 they would treat themselves with a trip to Super Bowl 50 in San Francisco. Martin […]

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Five fantastic football podcasts to fill your ears

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Football podcasts are brilliant. They inform and entertain us at times that would otherwise be boring; on the commute, walking the dog, doing the groceries. Wherever you are, you can be transported somewhere else. The only trouble is, there are now thousands of pods to choose from, so who is worth your time? The following […]

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Guardiola wants Arsenal’s Aaron Ramsey at City

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Pep Guardiola has highlighted Aaron Ramsey as a player he’d like to bring to Manchester City when he takes over at the Etihad, according to reports. The Bayern Munich boss was confirmed as the future City boss yesterday, stealing the show on an otherwise uneventful transfer deadline day. He will become the new manager as […]