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About arlombardi

I love all things football. The tactics, the drama, the goals and White Hart Lane. Follow my weekly blogs here at soccer lens or my daily thoughts on twitter @arlombardi
  1. The Top Footballing Feuds

    It seems that footballers have been at each other throats for the past 10 days. We have had handbags, abusive comments, slaps and theatrics up and down the country.  These tête à têtes however will have to go some way …

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  2. England: Be Careful What You Wish For

    Preparations for the Euro 2012 Championships can begin as a 2-2 draw against Montenegro sent England through as group winners for this summer’s tournament. Yet Fabio Capello still remains a figure most people can’t wait to see the back of. …

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  3. Tottenham Hotspur: Dancing with Wolves

    Tottenham Hotspur face a serious test of their Champions League aspirations, away at Wolverhampton Wanderers. Having yet to collect a single point Harry Redknapp’s team must get their season started. The north London club has endured a tumultuous start to …

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  4. Realisations Come Home to Roost at Tottenham

    Tottenham Hotspur were ripped apart at White Hart Lane as Roberto Mancini finally removed the shackles from his multi-million pound Manchester City team. The 5-1 Sunday afternoon thrashing experienced by Spurs, was a culmination of several factors. Millions of pounds worth of …

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  5. Five Things We Learnt This Weekend

    After three months of feigning interest in golf, cycling and cricket the Premier League football season finally returned and here are my “Five Things We Learnt This weekend.” 1. Liverpool Used to be Home to the Fab Four. The greatest quartet …

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