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Mousa Dembele the difference for Tottenham Hotspur in Lyon, Football

Mousa Dembele the difference for Tottenham Hotspur in Lyon

Tottenham have qualified for the last-16 of the Europa League after beating Lyon 3-2 on aggregate.

By | Football, Sport | Friday, 22 February 2013 at 7:21 pm

Chance for Panathinaikos to salvage some pride against Tottenham, Football

Chance for Panathinaikos to salvage some pride against Tottenham

Panathinaikos have the chance to qualify for the Europa League knockout stage if they can overcome Tottenham at White Hart Lane tonight.

By | Football, Sport | Thursday, 6 December 2012 at 1:23 pm

Panathinaikos v Tottenham: The view from Greece, Football

Panathinaikos v Tottenham: The view from Greece

Following Olympiakos’ match with Arsenal in the Champions League on Wednesday, it is the turn of Panathinaikos to take on north London opposition.

By | Football, Sport | Thursday, 4 October 2012 at 1:03 am

‘There is something magic going on’: The Argentinian goalkeeper with two hands of god, Football

‘There is something magic going on’: The Argentinian goalkeeper with two hands of god

Matias Degra, the 29-year-old goalkeeper from Cordoba, is making a name for himself in the Cypriot game – and now in Europe – as the man who cannot be beaten from the penalty spot.

By | Football, Sport | Thursday, 4 October 2012 at 12:02 am

Lazio could make Tottenham pay for failing to stump up enough cash for Hernanes, Football

Lazio could make Tottenham pay for failing to stump up enough cash for Hernanes

While Porto’s powerhouse Joao Moutinho was Andre Villas-Boas primary target during the summer, the Brazilian’s ability to spread the play while also possessing the capability to beat several players could have made him a more viable option.

By | Football, Sport | Tuesday, 18 September 2012 at 4:07 pm

Bilbao become Europe’s new entertainers as Basque brilliance blitzes Manchester United, Sport

Bilbao become Europe’s new entertainers as Basque brilliance blitzes Manchester United

Cast your eye to the fiercely independent Basque country, and capital club Athletic Bilbao are emerging as a genuine threat to Spain’s established power couple.

By | Sport | Friday, 16 March 2012 at 12:10 pm

Europa League can bring new-found hope to Greek football, Sport

Europa League can bring new-found hope to Greek football

A new year represents a time to repent those sins of the past. For Greek football, those remnants of match fixing and corruption still linger over the country with efforts to clear its name far from complete just yet.

By | Sport | Wednesday, 28 December 2011 at 12:02 pm

Everything you need to know about André Villas-Boas, aka the ‘new’ Mourinho, Sport

Everything you need to know about André Villas-Boas, aka the ‘new’ Mourinho

Villas-Boas has been in management from an age when most kids’ knowledge of the game is restricted to dedicated hours of Football Manager.

By | Sport | Tuesday, 17 May 2011 at 4:07 pm

Eredivisie ready for title ‘play-off’, Sport

Eredivisie ready for title ‘play-off’

Today either AFC Ajax or FC Twente will win the Dutch league title. It just so happens that they will play each other on the final day in a dramatic climax to the season.

By | Sport | Saturday, 14 May 2011 at 7:00 pm

Q&A on Financial Fair Play and the mountain Manchester City have to climb, Sport

Q&A on Financial Fair Play and the mountain Manchester City have to climb

Uefa’s Financial Fair Play regulations won’t wipe out the tradition of benefactor involvement in football. They will merely lead to bans from European competition for clubs whose owners want to spend lots of their own money building up those clubs. Those who want to spend freely can do so, but be [...]

By | Sport | Friday, 8 October 2010 at 12:53 pm

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