When Was the Strongest Era of the Premier League?

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As the Champions League resumes this week, Premier League sides make up three of the bookies’ four favourites to land the famous trophy. Needless to say one of these sides isn’t Manchester United. Bayern Munich are the second favourites behind Manchester City, while Paris Saint-Germain and Real Madrid find themselves further back due to the […] READ MORE


Premier League Sponsorship Steeps to a New Low

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Well it was only a matter of time, wasn’t it? Last week it was revealed that Premier League giants Manchester United are to soon unveil a new sponsorship partner for their training kit in the shape of blockchain platform Tezos. Don’t be concerned if you’ve never heard of them, you’re not the only one. This marks […] READ MORE


How Do You Solve the Problems That International Football Creates?

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Another month, another desperate attempt to push through FIFA’s biennial World Cup money-spinning scheme, as international football created problems once more. The latest instalment saw FIFA president and puppet master Gianni Infantino claim it was more about protecting “the future of football” and less about having their showpiece event dominate every second summer. How Do […] READ MORE


Families in Football: Frank and Ronald de Boer

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Welcome to Last Word on Football’s ‘Families in Football’ series. Over the next few weeks, we take a look at siblings, cousins, and even parents and children that have played the beautiful game. Some have played cup finals together while others have been on opposing sides. Today we look at Frank and Ronald de Boer, […] READ MORE


Families in Football: Michael and Brian Laudrup

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Welcome to Last Word on Football’s ‘Families in Football’ series. Over the next few weeks, we take a look at siblings, cousins, and even parents and children that have played the beautiful game. Some have played cup finals together while others have been on opposing sides. Today we look at Michael and Brian Laudrup, arguably […] READ MORE



Serie A Clubs and Their Premier League Addiction

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In recent seasons, some of the Premier League’s top talents and promising youngsters have departed England and moved to Italy to join a Serie A club. Today, we look at some of those players and ask why the Italian clubs are looking towards the Premier League market. From Premier League to Serie A Maitland-Niles and […] READ MORE


Families in Football: Peter and Kasper Schmeichel

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Welcome to Last Word on Football’s ‘Families in Football’ series. Over the next few weeks, we take a look at siblings, cousins, and even parents and children that have played the beautiful game. Some have played cup finals together while others have been on opposing sides. Today we look at Peter and Kasper Schmeichel. Families […] READ MORE