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Ultimate Football Kit Quiz iPhone App

At In The Stands we love a good addictive iPhone game and that’s why we’re playing the Ultimate Football Kit Quiz iPhone App. This is no walk in the park, it’s tricky, but perfectly doable. This really will test your knowledge of football, its not like the other kit quizzes out there that you can sail through in 5 minutes. All you have to do is guess the kit from the snapshot, and believe us some of them are very hard Think you know your football? Then download for iPhone here Tweet Continue Reading →
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VIDEO: Robbie Fowler Compares Torres and Vertonghen to ‘Girls!’

The BBC have been criticized for forcing pundit Robbie Fowler to apologise to viewers live on air after comparing Fernando Torres and Jan Vertonghen to girls! Fowler’s comments came in the wake of Tottenham’s 1-1 draw with Chelsea at White Hart Lane on Saturday in a fiery London derby. In a tightly contested match Spurs defender Jan Vertonghen and Blues striker Fernando Torres were involved in several off-the-ball incidents culminating in Torres being dismissed 10 minutes from time. Torres’ ... Continue Reading →
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Read The Daily Mail Open Letter Plea To Luis Suarez!

Wednesday night sees the return of Luis Suarez after his ban for biting Chelsea’s Branislav Ivanovic last season. And guess what? The Daily Mail have penned an open letter asking the Uruguayan striker to behave! One of the more stranger things to have happened in the world of football journalism recently for sure. The footy bigwigs over at the Daily Mail have constructed a poignant and lengthy letter to the Liverpool’s Luis Suarez. Whether or not this will actually help in transforming ... Continue Reading →
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The Amazing Moment Mario Balotelli Missed Penalty AC Milan v Napoli

Shock horror, Mario Balotelli missed, yes missed his first ever penalty during AC Milan’s 2-1 defeat at home to Napoli! They say all good things come to an end. A Wayne Rooney dive set the ball rolling as a previously invincible Arsenal side lost their 49 match unbeaten streak. Undefeated champion George Foreman lost the infamous ‘Rumble in the Jungle’ to Muhammad Ali and was not seen in the ring again for some 20 years. Indeed by the time Michael Schumacher had bagged his seventh ... Continue Reading →
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Liverpool Brought Back Down To Earth By Southampton

Southampton ended Liverpool’s unbeaten start to the season with a thoroughly deserved 1-0 win at Anfield. It was Dejan Lovren’s 53rd minute header from Lallana’s corner which proved decisive as he secured a famous win for Mauricio Pochettino’s men. Funnily enough, the Saints were also the very last side to have beaten Liverpool in the league way back in March at St Mary’s. So after a near perfect start to the season and their best ever start to a Premier League campaign, Monday nights 2-2 ... Continue Reading →
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Wayne Rooney Is Back To His Best Says Sir Alex Ferguson

Wayne Rooney is back to his best and will flourish in his striking partnership with Robin Van Persie so says retired United boss Sir Alex Ferguson Rooney joined the Manchester United ’200 club’ alongside Red Devil legends Dennis Law and Sir Bobby Charlton as his brace helped United overcome Bayer Leverkusen 4-2 in their opening Champions League group clash. Rooney’s double came three days after the England ace curled in a superb freekick during his sides 2-0 win over Crystal Palace ... Continue Reading →
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Ashley Young Is A Diving Cheat Says Graham Poll

Retired referee Graham Poll has labelled Manchester United winger Ashley Young a cheat and called for him to be banned for five matches. Poll’s comments come in the wake of another diving storm circulating serial offender Young who took an ill advised plunge during Manchester United’s 2-0 win over Crystal Palace at the weekend. Young faked contact with Palace defender Kagisho Dikgacoi early in the first half although referee Jon Moss was unmoved and quickly booked the England star’s ... Continue Reading →
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Surprise Surprise…Wayne Rooney Started For Manchester United vs Crystal Palace!

Wayne Rooney was a starter for Manchester United in their early Saturday kick-off against Crystal Palace just days after being ‘ruled out’ for England. England limped home to a goalless draw away to Ukraine during their midweek World Cup 2014 qualifying clash after looking toothless in attack with striker Wayne Rooney ruling himself out after suffering a head injury. Alas, four days later ‘Wazza’ was in full swing sporting a black headband and playing against Crystal Palace ... Continue Reading →
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VIDEO: Mesut Ozil First Arsenal Training Session & Interview

Arsenal’s new signing Mesut Ozil has partook in his first ever training session with his new club as well as a glowing press conference to boot! Ozil completed a £42.5million switch from Real Madrid to the North London based club earlier in the month and trained with his new team-mates for the first time on Thursday morning at Arsenal’s training ground in London Colney. Donning the red and navy training top, Ozil participated in light ball work alongside the first team squad and found ... Continue Reading →
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Italy, the Netherlands, Argentina & USA Secure World Cup 2014 Spot

Italy, the Netherlands, Argentina and the USA have become the latest set of teams to book their place for next summer’s World Cup. All four teams bagged the three points they needed to confirm their participation in Rio come 2014. Italy booked their place in next summer’s World Cup finals after recovering from going a goal down to beat Czech Republic 2-1 in Turin. The winning goal coming from Mario Balotelli’s expertly executed spot-kick. A few miles away in Andorra la Vella Robin ... Continue Reading →
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England Fans Knifed In Ukraine By Kiev Based Hooligans

A group of England fans have fallen victim to a nasty knife attack by hooligans in Ukraine ahead of England’s crucial World Cup qualifier in Kiev. Details at the moment remain sketchy although according to the Daily Mail up to 30 Ukrainian hooligans attacked English fans situated in a coffee shop in the Ukrainian capital. The incident occurred late at night with a blood splattered pavement the only thing local police had to use to investigate the shameful happenings. Speaking on the events, ... Continue Reading →
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Wayne Rooney ‘Horror Movie’ Head Injury

Wayne Rooney apparently suffered a horrific head injury which is keeping him out of England’s crunch World Cup double-header qualifying match against Moldova and the Ukraine. Reports suggest that ‘Wazza’ sustained the injury on Saturday after a gruesome collision with fellow Manchester United compatriot Phil Jones during training. Rooney suffered a three-inch cut to his dome prompting Arsenal striker Theo Walcott to call it ‘something out of a horror film’. Although Rooney’s cut was fixed ... Continue Reading →