Manchester City getting a one year ban from the UEFA Champions League would have zero effect

On Monday The New York Times reported that UEFA investigators were seeking to ban Manchester City from the Champions League for a year for breaching Financial Fair Play laws. I'll skip the nitty gritty here. City are guilty of doing this. You don't need to read the documents. I know it, you know it, everyone …

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Deadspin apparently has no idea what the word “tight” means

Deadspin: Manchester City crowned champions of tightest Premier League title race ever: Considering that Deadspin is a website that has been around (and bankrupt) for several years I would think they know the definition of simple words like "tight." In case they, or you, don't, here's the definition. Tight: (when used as an adverb) very …

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Your annual reminder that the PFA Young Player Of The Year award is a crock of shit

Don't get me wrong, based on the rules for eligibility I have no problem with Raheem Sterling winning. My problem is the rules are stupid. https://twitter.com/PFA/status/1122613920315912193 The Young Player Of The Year award goes to the player aged 23 or younger at the start of the season who is adjudged to have been the best …

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Which side do you fall on for this incredible weird Manchester Derby

The 178th edition of the Manchester Derby kicks off in a few hours and I'm guessing it's pretty safe to say it will be the weirdest one to ever be played. For the first time since 2012 this match will essentially decide the Premier League title. The only difference? In 2012 the two teams vying …

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Does Ole Solskjaer have a case for a second consecutive Premier League Manager Of The Month award?

Premier League: Three men have been nominated for February's Barclays Manager of the Month award. Unai Emery (Arsenal), Pep Guardiola (Manchester City), and Ole Gunnar Solskjaer (Manchester United).  Two months at the wheel and two Premier League manager of the month nominations. Solskjaer now has the chance to become the first manager to win the …

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Don’t Look Now But Manchester United Have Overtaken Manchester City In the League

The Mirror (March 16) - Michael Carrick says Manchester United have second spot in their sights after producing their best display under Louis van Gaal. Carrick warned United’s local rivals Manchester City that Van Gaal’s side are ready to overhaul them with a grandstand finish to a testing first season under their new boss. This is what …

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