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Top five surprises in the EPL so far

It’s been another gripping season in the English Premier League so far with many of the usual stand-out performers impressing the crowds across the country.

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Darren Bent celebrates scoring as Sunderland defeat Spurs 3-0.

OPINION: Premier League - best in the world or vastly overhyped?

The myth that the Premier League is the best league in the world is fuelled by money and the media.

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ALL the latest football transfers and rumours

TRANSFER RUMOURS: Milan want Everton winger, Fonte to West Ham, Sanchez to Juve?

The latest transfer rumours doing the rounds in Thursday’s media:

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Hardy returns but Bucks endure frustrating week

Buxton welcomed back one of their favourite sons this week but a postponement followed by a first home defeat of the campaign meant it was a frustrating few days for Martin McIntosh and his players.

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ALL the latest football transfers and rumours

FOOTBALL RUMOURS: United chase Griezmann, Mane for Liverpool, Chelsea tail Traore, Delph Leeds return?

Today’s rumours from the world of football on Wednesday, 18th January 2017

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ALL the latest football transfers and rumours

Football rumours: Pep’s £250m Man City war chest, Costa, Pogba and Payet latest, Messi to Premier League?

Here are the stories making today’s headlines...

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Excitement on and off the pitch for Whaley Bridge

Hallmark Cheshire Football League leaders Whaley Bridge Athletic have revealed plans to set up a development side next season.

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ALL the latest football transfers and rumours

TRANSFER RUMOURS: Chinese Super League foreigners cap, Rowett for Forest?, Payet set to go

The tide of players heading for the superbucks of the Chinese Super League could be stemmed after new rules were put in place limiting the number of foreign players in each squad.

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OPINION: Here’s why more people should watch women’s football

With the attraction of the big stars in men’s football playing in the Premier League, women’s football continues to be overshadowed, writes University of Derby football journalism student Molly Jennens.

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Premier League preview: Spurs eye second,Vardy returns and Bilic under pressure

Premier League preview: Spurs eye second,Vardy returns and Bilic under pressure

It’s another busy week of action in the Premier League with Spurs looking to close in on second spot and Champions Leicester City facing potential title winners Chelsea.

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OPINION: Is Chelsea’s N’Golo Kante the best player in the Premier League?

When the question of who takes the title as the best player in the Premier League is discussed, the huge majority of people acknowledge the league’s most technically gifted with the likes of Sergio Aguero, Alexis Sanchez and Eden Hazard all being regarded as the best.

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Graham Taylor

QUIZ: How much do you know about Ex-England boss Graham Taylor’s career?

Ex-England boss Graham Taylor, who was born in Worksop, passed away yesterday at the age of 72.

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Jamie Hewitt scores the equaliser at Old Trafford in the FA Cup semi-final

VIDEO: SPIREITES’ GOLDEN GOALS - Jamie Hewitt clinches thrilling FA Cup semi-final draw

It is something that football fans of all clubs argue about. What is the best, most memorable or favourite goal scored by your heroes?

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ALL the latest football transfers and rumours

Transfer gossip: Five players who could be set for big money moves

With the January transfer window in full swing Premier League clubs are busy bolstering their squads.

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ALL the latest football transfers and rumours

FOOTBALL RUMOURS: Terry to Cherries? No new defender for United, Rowett for Forest? Benteke for sale, Messi damaged

Today’s rumours from the world of football on Wednesday, 11th January 2017

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Buxton manager Martin McIntosh

Cup win gives boss selection headaches at table-topping Buxton

An excellent 5-1 Derbyshire Senior Cup quarter-final victory against South Normanton Athletic on Tuesday night gave Buxton manager Martin McIntosh food for thought as he ponders his team selection for two important home games in four days.

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Five players to watch in the Women’s Super League Two Spring Series

The Women’s Super League 2 (WSL) Spring Series kicks off on 11th February before concluding on 21st May.

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Lee Watson, of Clay Cross Town, winner of the national accolade in 2015.

Grassroots football’s unsung heroes honoured by groundsman of year awards

The time has come again to recognise and honour the unsung heroes of football groundsmanship in grassroots football across Derbyshire.

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OPINION: Premier League megabucks has ruined the FA Cup

The FA Cup was once one of the most prestigious trophies in England. A competition which could breathe hope in to a team’s season and that could reinvigorate a whole football club.

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ALL the latest football transfers and rumours

Football rumours: Ozil wants Arsenal assurances, PSG in for Premier League ace and was there a FA Cup snub from the top teams?

Here are the stories making today’s headlines...

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