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  1. Will history repeat itself as Leicester try to win the Premier League again?

    The Premier League is well underway and the clubs are already beginning to show what they’re made of. With the Pep Guardiola and Jose Mourinho rivalry continuing over the Manchester Derby, with Manchester City coming out on top, to Leicester battling as the reigning champions, there’s a lot of speculation about whether Leicester will be able to win the League once again this season. We’re taking a look at the chances of history repeating itself this season, and whether another team will become the champions.

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    The Leicester team hasn’t changed too much in terms of signings and sales, however there is one big player that the squad will miss dramatically, and that is N’Golo Kante. Kante has now signed for Chelsea, and was a key player in the Leicester midfield ...
  2. Aguero gives early notice in Premier League top goal scorer race

    Manchester Citys Sergio Aguero has continued his stunning form in 2016 to take the early advantage in staking a claim to the title of the Premier Leagues top scorer in 2016-17.

    With a fourth minute penalty against Sunderland on the opening day, the former Atletico Madrid striker extended his league return in the calendar year to 18 goals in 19 games.

    Of course, the title currently rests on the young shoulders of Harry Kane who will be hoping to revive the form that deserted him during Englands summer Euro campaign in France. The Tottenham Hotspur marksman netted 25 times last season; one ahead of Aguero and Leicester Citys Jamie Vardy.

    The latter played a crucial role in the Foxes sensational title-winning campaign and hell be determined to prove ...
  3. A magnificent seven challenge for the Premier League title.

    With the arrival of world-class managers and eye-watering sums available for investment in the transfer market, the competition for the Premier League title is widely acknowledged to be more open than ever before.

    The majority of pundits have agreed that at least seven of the 20 contenders have genuine claims but where the golden ball will land when the richest roulette wheel in football comes to a rest is probably more difficult to deduce as the season kicks-off than it has ever been before.

    Manchester Citys intentions are clear with the recruitment of arguably the best manager in the game in the shape of Pep Guardiola. Anything less than a third Premier League crown being housed in the Etihad boardroom next May will be regarded as failure.

    The target ...
  4. Will Jose Mourinho see off the Season at United and Related betting odds

    Mourinho will be Manchester Utd's manager for the upcoming season and a lot is expected from him. We look at the odds offered on various Mourinho-related markets.

    Modern football is all about making the right transfers at the right time. The success in each season for most teams depends on whether they manage to pinpoint the players they need and acquire them. And it is not always about the amount of money that a club is willing to spend. Just look at Leicester, their squad that won the title last season cost only GBP31 million, or ten times less than Manchester United's squad that didn't even manage to qualify for the Champions League.

    The transfers can be a bit of a gamble nowadays. Just like when you're playing your favourite game at an online casino. A small ...

    Updated 18th September 2016 at 09:48 PM by 11v11

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  5. Which English Teams Have Been The Busiest In The Summer Transfer Window

    The 2016/17 Premier League season is set to kick off on the 13th August and with 7 new managers in place plus an 8th pending it is set to be an explosive year. All the clubs are currently recruiting new players to strengthen their squads as well as clearing out players they feel cant contribute any more. When considering the best ways to bet on football you might want to consider which of the top clubs have been the busiest, but more importantly spent their money wisely in order to make them more likely for league success.

    Arsenal

    The Gunners are currently experiencing a 12 year drought without the Premier League title and finished second place behind unlikely winners Leicester by 10 points. Arsenal fans have been crying out for a top class striker over the past few seasons. ...

    Updated 5th August 2016 at 10:01 AM by 11v11

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    Competitions , Premier League
  6. Gareth Barry tops the starters menu

    The sacking of Roberto Martinez brings a disappointing season towards an ignominious close at Everton but, amid the doom and gloom, there is a reason for a cheer around the Goodison Park ranks.

    Although the Toffees final away game of the 2015-16 campaign at Sunderland did mean they had won only one of their last ten league games, it was a notable occasion for veteran midfielder Gareth Barry as he became a new record breaker.

    It was the 35 year-olds 572nd start in his Premier League career, so beating the competition record held by ex-England keeper David James.

    Almost 18 years ago to the day, the former Manchester City man made his first full appearance in the Premier League as a centre-back for Aston Villa against Arsenal at Villa Park on 10 ...
  7. Nine yellow cards for Tottenham Hotspur against Chelsea

    Amid the euphoria of Leicester Citys magnificent and historical title success (needless to say, our heartiest congratulations to all concerned), new Premier League ground was also broken elsewhere on Monday night.

    In the title crunch game at Chelsea, nine yellow cards were shown to Tottenham Hotspur players; the first time in the competitions history that nine different players from one team had been shown yellow.

    Considering the importance of the game, Cup Final referee Mark Clattenburg appeared to be in an especially lenient mood during the early stages of the exchanges.

    Despite an increasingly highly charged atmosphere, only Kyle Walker, Jan Vertonghen and Danny Rose (thats three of the back four) had gone into the book in the first-half.
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  8. This Seasons Premier League Shocks So Far

    Despite being the most-watched football league in the world (and the self-proclaimed most exciting), there hasnt been a lot of parity in the Premier League since its formation in 1992.

    However, the tide seems to be shifting as no longer is simply splashing the most cash for superstars enough to win a title. While its too early to tell if this year is an anomaly or not, what is certain is that this season has had more shocks and surprises than any other in recent memory (particularly for punters) With the season coming to an end soon, we all know that there will be even more shocks! A lot of football betting will be going down in the last few weeks. If you want to join in and find out more on how to get started, check out this guide to mobile sports betting from OnlineCasino.co.uk. ...

    Updated 4th April 2016 at 03:07 PM by Veritas

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  9. Can anyone stop Leicester City winning the Premier League?

    Leicester City appear destined for one of the greatest upsets in football history in winning the Premier League. Yet, five points adrift Tottenham Hotspur still dream of glory and even Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger refuses to give up hope whilst there is still a mathematical possibility of a fourth Premier League title. So what does historical precedent tell us about each side's claim on the Premier League history?

    In the table below we look at the margin of difference between the team in first place in the Premier League and those in second and third place, where the leader ended up, who became champion and how many points they achieved.

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  10. End of Manchester United era?

    The retirement of Alex Ferguson as Manchester United manager was lamented by many as the 'end of an era' and how true that has proved to be as media and sponsors slowly adjust to United's loss of dominance.

    An article by Jack Gaughan in Monday's edition of the Mail Online argued that Manchester United are unlikely to qualify for the Champions League this season and mentioned in passing that a similar failure next year would trigger a clause in Adidas' contract incurring a 30% reduction in the 10-year 750 million pound shirt deal with Adidas.

    Gaughan argued that Manchester United can absorb a failure to qualify for the Champions League this season, although the club's ability to attract the best players in world football will be severely impacted.

    However, ...

    Updated 8th March 2016 at 02:17 PM by 11v11

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    History , Competitions , Premier League
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