Tom Wilson

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Can we Glean From the American Dream?

(0) Comments | Posted October 25, 2011 | 7:12 AM

When Liverpool managing director Ian Ayre recently suggested that the larger among the Premier League sides should be allowed to negotiate their own independent television deals, he might have expected a mixed reaction from the other top division sides. For such a proposal to be ratified, Liverpool would need the...

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The Perils of Premier League Buy-Backs

(0) Comments | Posted July 20, 2011 | 1:01 PM

It would seem to require some rather perplexing logic to comprehend exactly how after selling Robbie Keane to Liverpool for £19 million, and subsequently buying him back for £15 million six months later, Tottenham Hotspur got a bad deal. But somehow that's exactly what happened. Keane has made just 39...

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The Most Open of Opens

(0) Comments | Posted July 13, 2011 | 6:15 PM

This week's Open Championship at Royal St Georges presents the opportunity for a potential sixth straight first time major champion in golf. It is a run that stretches back to Graeme McDowell's victory in the 2010 U.S. Open, and is in many ways symptomatic of the game's current state of...

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Decisively Indecisive

(0) Comments | Posted July 4, 2011 | 1:24 PM

My brother is the most indecisive person in the world. Ask him any question, that involves even the slightest degree of choice, and his answer will invariably be, "I don't mind". He is the archetypal fence-sitter; the hedge better; the indifferent little sod who refuses to tip the scales either...

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