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Arsenal's title credentials face ultimate test

clock November 26, 2009 18:32 by author Darren Norris
THE phrase ‘a defining moment’ is an often overused one in sport but Arsenal’s clash with Chelsea on Sunday might prove a seminal one for the Gunners. Last week’s defeat to Sunderland means Arsene Wenger’s side have very little margin for error, given that defeat to C... [More]

Behind the locker room door with Becks

clock November 23, 2009 21:26 by author Simon Lewis
As an injured, ill and half-dressed David Beckham looked up from the chair in front of his locker as the Los Angeles Galaxy dressing room doors were opened to the media on Sunday night in Seattle, you could not help but feel a little sorry for the fella. It's not often that one feels inclined to sy... [More]

The west's awake to US soccer

clock November 22, 2009 03:05 by author Simon Lewis
Simon Lewis posts his second letter from Seattle on the eve of David Beckham's bow in the MLS Cup final [More]

Becks and Donovan sleepless in Seattle

clock November 21, 2009 02:34 by author Simon Lewis
The sun came out in Seattle on Friday afternoon, not five minutes after Landon Donovan and David Beckham had expressed their pure and undying love for each other. I'm not saying the two incidents were connected but in a city that has seen constant rain for the past week here in America's Pacific no... [More]

Power of incentives central to cheating dilemma

clock November 20, 2009 22:24 by author Alan Good
Football must make it less attractive for players to cheat - by allowing teams a chance to appeal to a television match official, suggests Alan Good [More]

Can someone come up with a real reason not to introduce video technology to football?

clock November 19, 2009 21:59 by author Tony
Our sports editor looks at the fallout from the World Cup row over Henry's handy work [More]


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