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A Mercilous Mersey Derby

By Kevin Koczwara
It wasn’t a game for the faintest of heart or the admirers of the “beautiful game,” but one thing the Merseyside derby between Liverpool and Everton at Anfield did have was drama.

The game lacked a good amount of skill–especially in the first half–but it didn’t lack passion. The game was not only a local rivalry, but also had important table implications for both squads.

And it wasn’t the only important game this weekend in the English Premier League. Let’s look around the league at some other important results.

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Landon in the Merseyside

By Kevin Koczwara

The Landon Donovan Premier League experiment has started off well for both Everton and Donovan. The United States “premier soccer player” and MLS all-star has been tearing up small-time soccer in the U.S. Now he  is trying his hand with the big boys in England and so far so good. Continue reading

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