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Newcastle vs Sunderland rivalry: History, Head to Head, Trophies

Introduction The Tyne-Wear derby describes the rivalry between the two clubs of Newcastle United and Sunderland.  It is one of the most hotly contested rivalries in English football, focused on two cities that are located some 11 miles apart in the North-East of England. It is so-named because each city has a major river running through it – The Tyne ...

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How does English Football League Pyramid System works?

Introduction English football is arranged into a system of inter-connected leagues arranged in a pyramid system, ranging from the Premier League at the top down to a whole series of non-league teams comprising amateurs playing in parks and Sunday league football at the bottom. In theory a team that started at the very bottom could work its way up to ...

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Manchester City and Chelsea tracking Sunderland starlet

  Both Manchester City and Chelsea are tracking Sunderland midfielder Bali Mumba. Despite the fact that he has just turned 17, Mumba is already attracting attention from some of the biggest clubs in the Premier League, and both teams had scouts at Halifax on Wednesday night to watch him play a big part in Sunderland’s 1 – 0 win in ...

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