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Do we care more about transfers than the actual game?

A brief scrawl through Twitter during January can sometimes seem like you have stumbled into the gossip section of BBC Sport. This ...

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Danish and Swiss representation in Russia good for football

The year 2018 promises to be yet another special year for football, the 21st edition of the FIFA World Cup is beckoning. England ...

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Marco Silva – The New Pochettino?

Just over two years ago, I made the case that Tottenham Hotspur boss Mauricio Pochettino could one day emulate Diego Simeone and ...

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Do we care more about transfers than the

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Danish and Swiss representation in Russia good for

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Marco Silva – The New Pochettino?

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Do we care more about transfers than the actual game?

The transfer hype machine has reared its head once more in this winter market.

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Danish and Swiss representation in Russia good for football

Will the inclusions of Switzerland and Denmark at the expense of the home nations prove fruitful? Dane Massey gives his opinion

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Marco Silva – The New Pochettino?

Is Silva on course to emulate Mauricio Pochettino?

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Incredible Isco – Real Madrid are a better team without Gareth Bale

Bale’s place in Zidane’s team is under threat, as Isco shines

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Formula 1: 2017 Season Predictions

With the new season just kicking off, Jack Greeney offers his predictions from before a single wheel has been spun

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6 Nations Review: England At A Crossroads

With the dust settling on the 2017 instalment of the 6 Nations, Toby Webb reflects on the state of the England rugby team

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The best run Club in England

With the team high flying at the top of the Premier League, Toby Webb considers the culture of turnover and change at Chelsea FC

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Barcelona 6-1 PSG

Barcelona created Champions League history with an incredible late comeback against PSG

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The 1973 suffragettes of women’s football and the future of the sport

The National Football Museum held the ‘Suffragettes in Football’ event on the 7th of March, where female football pioneers talked about their experience with football

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Six Nations Report: The Italian Controversy

Toby Webb offers his opinion on the big story arising from Round 3 of this year’s 6 Nations

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Jose Mourinho XI

Who makes the Special One’s All-time XI?

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Claudio Ranieri Sacked: Right or Wrong, a Sad Day

Jack Greeney explores the unexpected sacking that divided opinion across the country, and the shock result that followed