There are two myths about Newcastle. The first is the one that cuts most deeply on a personal level, for reasons that will become clear. But the second, the one that can be assessed objectively, is the more important.
The first is the cliché that Newcastle is Britain's great one-club city. This idea stems from the fact that the St James' Park towers blaze out above the Tyne, in the spot where you would expect a cathedral to be. It is burnished by the fury and the passion of the club's fans,...
Arsenal players have sustained 889 injuries since August 2002, according to a report by PhysioRoom.com.
The Gunners' 889 injuries over the 12-year period compare to 792 for Manchester United, 620 for Chelsea and 551 for Liverpool.
Arsene Wenger's side is currently suffering from its latest injury crisis after Aaron Ramsey and Mikel Arteta joined long-term absentees Olivier Giroud and Mathieu Debuchy on the sidelines.
Ramsey is set for a month out after picking up a hamstring injury in Saturday's...
Swansea have played down reports of potential foreign investment coming in to the club, but admit they are looking at possible overseas sponsorship avenues.
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The Premier League club denied takeover speculation surrounding them after reports said they are talking to possible investors from the United States, Russia and Asia.
A club spokesman told the Press Association that preliminary talks were designed to increase commercial investment and revenue streams.