Found March 04, 2013 on Midwest Sports Fans:
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Like many other hardcore soccer fans, yesterday’s North London Derby was must-see TV for me. The fact that I’m a huge Spurs fan only added to my anticipation. Tottenham and Arsenal are two of the biggest rivals in all of sports. The two squads play in stadiums that are less than four miles apart, both situated in the soccer-crazed city of London. To be honest, it’s not exactly fair to call it a rivalry, considering the dominance that Arsenal has had over the Spurs for, well, basically forever. Still, the last few seasons have seen a paradigm shift in English soccer with Arsenal falling back to the pack as Gunner fans everywhere call for Arsen Wenger to be fired. Gareth Bale is a spectacular talent, but soccer fans are deprived of seeing him at his best more often because of arcane rules that could use some tweaking. Only adding to the drama is Gareth Bale, a player whose form is literally unmatched by any player in the world right now. Bale has scored 13 goals in his last 13 games, ...
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