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Opposition View – Everton

Thanks to Calvin from the Royal Blue Mersey, our resident Everton contributor for Opposition View. Here are his answers ahead of Saturday’s game. How’s your season been so far?  To tell you the truth, underwhelming. Considering how soft the schedule to begin the season was, we’ve dropped points against Palace, Bournemouth and Burnley and could

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No More Tinkering

If you’re not seriously alarmed by the form of Swansea City at the moment then you definitely should be. Two points from the last ten games isn’t just relegation form, its complete humiliation. This club looks in serious danger of sliding into the Championship with a whimper and arresting that slide looks a mighty task.

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Opposition view: Stoke City

Ahead of Monday night’s trip to Stoke, David Cowlishaw from the Wizards of Drivel podcast gives us the lowdown on Mark Hughes’ side.

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SoS 38 Preview

The second SoS of the season and 38th overall hits the streets tomorrow. Here is what you can look forward to in our latest offering. Editors – Given what has gone on recently, my editors notes are a letter to Jason Levien and Steve Kaplan demanding they answer certain questions from us about what’s been

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Opposition View – Arsenal

Giles Anyiam answers our questions about the Gunners ahead of Saturday’s clash at the Emirates. How’s your season been so far?  Awful defeat to Liverpool followed by a few indifferent performances but we gained confidence from the draw in Paris. We played some brilliant stuff before the interlull. What’s your expectations this term? Would love

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A Letter to the New Swans Ownership

Dear Steve and Jason, First, a belated welcome to the Premier League from one American to another. I’m a proud Swansea City fan from Westbrook, Maine, just outside Portland (the first one), and before you ask, no, there’s no connection between soccer and this small working-class town of 15,000 or so. Football has been personal

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Wales: Austria away q&a

We caught up with Austria fans Christian Spindler and David Ziermann ahead of Wales’ crucial World Cup qualifier in Vienna.

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We’re becoming like any other club

Swansea City have given me an immense amount of pride over the last few years. When your club does well it inevitably makes you feel proud but it was about so much more than success on the pitch.

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Opposition view: Liverpool

Thanks to Peter Phillips from the Kop Table podcast for answering our questions for this week’s opposition view. How’s your season been so far? Apart from the blip we had against Burnley we have had a good start to the season with very good away wins at Arsenal and Chelsea. The players are playing with freedom

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I From the archives: Chatting to Charles

Everyone at Swansea Oh Swansea would like to pass on their condolences to Mel Charles’ family and friends at this time. Mel was a true great for the Swans as well as his country. He played over 30 times for the national side in a team that reached the World Cup quarter finals, and made over 200 appearances for the Swans between 1952 and 1959, scoring 69 goals.

Back in 2012, our Editor Steven Carroll was privileged enough to meet and interview Mel for issue 15 of the fanzine, and here is the interview in full.

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