Luke James

Liverpool achieve victory over Spurs in the Champions League final

Following heartbreak twelve months ago in Kiev, it was Liverpool’s turn to ascend the throne of European football on Saturday, trudging to an unconvincing 2-0 win over Tottenham Hotspur to win the Champions League for the sixth time in the Club’s history.  Under Jurgen Klopp, Liverpool have built a reputation...
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Posted Jun. 12, 2019

Mediocrity or Immortality: Eight titles in-a-row for Celtic

When Brendan Rodgers swapped Celtic for Leicester City in February his decision was met with widespread derision, at least it was north of the border. The Parkhead faithful were quick to make their feelings known, accusing Rodgers of trading “immortality for mediocrity”, labelling the former-Liverpool manager a “fraud”. Just three months...
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Posted May. 25, 2019

Team GB stun France to remain among the ice hockey elites

The final round-robin fixture of the IIHF World Championships in Slovakia delivered pure, unadulterated joy to Great Britain as the plucky Brits secured a historic 4-3 overtime victory against France to remain in the top pool of international ice hockey.  Having secured back-to-back promotions to the top flight of the...
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Posted May. 20, 2019

The Champions League semi-finals review

It wasn’t meant to be like this. Barcelona, leading 3-0 after the first leg, were meant to shut Liverpool out, rack up endless quantities of possession, and freeze Jurgen Klopp’s side out of the Champions League at Anfield. Instead, Sadio Mane had other ideas. A magical night ensued under the Liverpudlian...
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Posted May. 15, 2019

Does Ajax stand a chance in this year’s Champions League?

Twice in the space of two months, Ajax has flipped the footballing universe on its head. Fresh from their heroic display at the Bernabeu last month, the Amsterdam club stormed into the semi-final of the Champions League with a 3-2 aggregate win over Juventus in Turin. Ajax’s European success in...
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Posted Apr. 30, 2019

Does Andy Murray stand a chance on court after surgery?

Andy Murray’s achievements will forever be immortalised in the history books of British sport. In an era of vanilla athletes, Andy Murray has always stood out. The self-berating Scotsman has nothing left to prove. Never afraid of the biggest stages, Murray’s ability has shone through regardless of setting or context....
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Posted Apr. 18, 2019