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  1. C

    Chris Wilder to Leave Sheffield United

    Weird timing. They're basically dead and buried anyway. They may as well ride out the season with him in charge, and see what he can do next season, no? Loyalty, as we all know, is a very short-lived thing in the football world. Did wonders for the club, and is a local lad.
  2. Tom

    Referee Mike Dean Receives Death Threats

    What has happened? Dean, 52, has contacted the police. His family received a number of threats, death threats and abusive messages. The referee took charge of Fulham and West Ham on Saturday and sent off Soucek after being told to review an incident involving the player by the video assistant...
  3. Birdman

    Chelsea Sack Manager Frank Lampard

    This thread is for the general discussion of the Soccer Chelsea To Sack Manager Frank Lampard. Please add to the discussion here.
  4. Chelsea Sack Manager Frank Lampard

    Chelsea Sack Manager Frank Lampard

    Chelsea have sacked manager Frank Lampard after 19 months in charge, with the club ninth in the Premier League table. The decision comes after Chelsea’s 3-1 win over Luton in the fourth round of the FA Cup on Sunday. Chelsea’s 2-0 defeat to Leicester on Tuesday evening, however, means they...
  5. Ray Gin

    FIFA-Backed European Super League Planned

    https://news.sky.com/story/top-english-clubs-in-bombshell-talks-to-join-european-premier-league-12109175 I'm guessing the clubs involved would want a restructured league or they wouldn't take part. Cup competitions probably knocked on the head
  6. David76

    Football Leagues Round-up

    We've got dedicated threads for the English Premier League and La Liga (Spain), this thread is for all the other leagues - Bundesliga, Scottish, Serie A, Ligue 1 etc Football news from around the globe....
  7. Premier League Predictions - Let Us Know!

    Premier League Predictions - Let Us Know!

    The Premier League begins again on Saturday and the usual hopes, fears and predictions have started bubbling to the surface once more. But how will your team fare this season? Will Liverpool double up on the title, or can Manchester City reclaim the crown? What about the European places - are...
  8. Bandit

    The Transfer Market 2020-21 Season

    Not sure when the transfer market will open for the summer transfer market or if there will even be a transfer window. But there is already some big news as it appears that RB Leipzig striker Timo Werner has agreed in principle to join Chelsea in a stunning deal worth £53million move on wages...
  9. Bandit

    Football and the Coronavirus

    Football, like everything else, has been deeply affected by the covid-19 pandemic with leagues all around the world being postponed and in some cases the current season being abandoned but now leagues are beginning to restart with matches played behind closed doors. The English Premier League...
  10. Steve

    General Premier League Thread 2019-20

    The Premier League will resume on 17 June after a 100-day hiatus because of the coronavirus pandemic. The fixture list, including kick-off times, for the first 32 matches after the restart has been announced. The title is almost certainly going to Anfield with Liverpool only a couple of wins...