Of the five other teams starting with at least five wins, three of the five failed to go on and win the title.
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England winger Ashley Young has been on fire for both club and country since his £17m switch to Manchester United this summer.
England have plenty of talent, I just hope they are not crocked or too tired come next summer otherwise it will the usual disappointment.
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Martin Jol returned to his homeland to bolster Fulham’s attack with one of the most inspired signing’s of the summer transfer window. The Cottagers signed Costa Rican international striker Bryan Ruiz in a £10.6 million deal (€12 million) despite a reported late attempt by Newcastle to hijack the deal.
“I feel like if you’re good enough, you’re old enough.” – Freddy Adu following his debut as a 14-year-old for DC United.
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