Thursday, September 21The Voice of London

Category: Football

Go local to watch your football

Go local to watch your football

Football, News, Radio, Sport, UK
When students get a day off from college or university work most want to relax. Watching football on the weekend is a great way to relieve any stress. But some students are unable to see their favourite players live. Reporter: Sajid Hassan Match and season tickets in the Premier League have risen for the top clubs and are forcing money stretching students away. One alternative may be to invest in your local club. A cheaper alternative to the big leagues, you could have a more enjoyable experience. Below is my three minute audio piece about rising season ticket prices and possible solutions. A shorter piece was featured in the Voice of London radio show. Also check out my other article for more money saving ideas. For example: instead of watching the Arsenal/Tottenham derby from the Em...
Chelsea vs Manchester United – Match preview

Chelsea vs Manchester United – Match preview

Football, News, Sport, UK
By Sajid Hassan Jose Mourinho returns to Stamford Bridge later on today as Manchester United manager in the Premier League. The Portuguese manager, who's had two successful spells at the Blue’s will return to see if his Manchester team – who sit in seventh place in the league – can edge ever closer to the top of the table. While it’s still early in the season, it’s games like these where teams look back and realise how important those three points could’ve been. Mourinho’s admitted that he will no longer be ‘The Special One” if he fails to win any trophies at Manchester United. Earning the nickname during his three years at Chelsea from 2004 – 2007, he returned in 2013 before parting ways by “mutual consent” in 2015 because of Chelsea's flirting with relegation. He, along with his
Adebayor set to play in UAE

Adebayor set to play in UAE

Football, News, Sport, UK, World
The former Tottenham and Arsenal striker has been linked to a move to United Arab Emirates football club Al-Wasl. Reporter: Sajid Hassan | Sub-editor: Daniel Khalili-Tari The 2008 African Footballer of the Year is currently unsigned Emmanuel Adebayor, 32, has been out of a club since leaving Crystal Palace at the end of last season. Last month, the Togolese striker came close to a transfer to the French club Lyon, before a last minute collapse. According to the French newspaper L'EQUIPE, Al-Wasl have expressed their interest to sign the player in the coming days. The UAE transfer window closes tonight.
Watford’s Mazzarri sees no issue with teammate clash

Watford’s Mazzarri sees no issue with teammate clash

Football, News, Sport, UK
Watford manager Walter Mazzarri, has played down talks of any conflict between Etienne Capoue and Jose Holebas, describing them as “good friends”. Reporter: Sajid Hassan | Sub-editor: Daniel Khalili-Tari Mazzarri says his side will continue to encourage each other After Watford’s 1-0 win last Sunday over a struggling Middlesbrough, Holebas and teammate Capoue started bickering on the field. When questioned, Mazzarri insisted his players will only reach their peak by continuing to push themselves and each other. Etienne Capoue has had previous arguments with his team. He was vocal after his move from Tottenham Hotspur, detailing the relationship with his former club. Now an integral part of the Watford first team, he alongside Holebas must work together to challenge sides in the
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