Crunch Time for the Republic of Ireland

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Having reached the half way stage of qualifying for the 2018 World Cup, Martin O’Neill’s Republic of Ireland side are now heading for a crucial fixture that could determine their fate. Locked on 11 points with Serbia and Montenegro, will they be heading for automatic qualification or a place in the play offs when this group phase comes to an end?

Domestic campaigns may be at an end across Europe but June is an important month for the Republic of Ireland with these three fixtures coming up.

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Top 10 Biggest Upsets in the History of Basketball


Basketball is a fast and furious game, in which momentum often changes in an instant. Thrills and spills are guaranteed, and this short list of upsets are just a small sample of the many memorable games that have rocked this sport over the years.

This list is proof positive that it’s never really over until it is truly over, and complete turnarounds are possible at any point of play.

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Predicted Chelsea FC Starting XI vs West Bromwich Albion


This is it.

The game that the English Premier League season has built up to. The game that could earn Chelsea their 6th English Premier League title. The season has been a cracker for Chelsea so they will want to end it with a bang. With West Brom having not won a game in seven, this clash will be one that Chelsea believe they will overcome, and therefore win the English Premier League.

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N’golo Kante Could Surpass Makele as Chelsea FC’s Best Ever Defensive Midfielder

It’s not easy to make a comparison between N’Golo Kante and Claude Makelele. They’re a pair of five-foot-six defensive midfielders from France who have played the position better than almost anyone in a Chelsea shirt. Makelele effectively created the position of the modern defensive midfielder and N’Golo Kante is in the process of building upon it. He’s certainly not there yet but Kante is on course to become one of the best players in Chelsea’s history.

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How To Be Taken Seriously As A Soccer Fan In The US


Generally speaking, soccer fans in the US get a lot of stick. Most of it stems from the fact they call it ‘soccer’ instead of ‘football.’ What fans back in Europe don’t seem to understand is that American Football is the number one sport over here. Of course, we don’t call it ‘American’ football, it’s just ‘football’ to us Americans.

So, if everyone started calling soccer ‘football’ as well, everyone would be confused! We don’t use the term soccer because we don’t respect the game or understand its history, it’s purely out of convenience.

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Will Chelsea FC Have Enough Depth for Champions League Football Next Season?

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By Ian Preston

Chelsea FC need just one more win in order to bring the Premier League title trophy back to Stamford Bridge this season. With glorious victory comes the spoils, as the old saying goes, and part of those spoils for Chelsea will be a place back at European football’s top table, the UEFA Champions League, next season.

Having gone a whole campaign without European football, however, it does beg the question of whether or not Antonio Conte’s squad will be strong enough to stand up to the added demands of Champions League football.

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Seven Factors to Consider While Choosing Online Sports Betting Sites

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Online sports betting is gaining immense popularity with people as it is a preferable way of making quick money. Many people think that choosing the right team and game is important, but more than that, choosing the right online betting site is important. There are many sites through which online betting can be done. What is important is choosing the right one for your betting games.

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Sports and Slots: Is There a Crossover?


Put yourself in the shoes of a slots developer for a moment. You’re tasked with developing a new slots title that’s going to stand out from the crowd – one that will attract its own audience of players, by appealing to the tastes and preferences of a slots demographic. Easy enough – except, there are already hundreds, if not thousands of different slots titles being played every day by slots fans worldwide.

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Serena Williams Accidentally Reveals Pregnancy on Snapchat

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Snapchat is one of the newest and most popular social media sites out there at the moment. It’s used to upload pictures for all of your friends to see – but they disappear after 24 hours.

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How a Football Player Changed the Life of an Ordinary Person?

It is true that football lovers derive a lot of joy and pleasure watching their favourite teams and players perform. However, the fun isn’t only in watching the games, as people can now place bets on several outcomes of the game and win huge amounts of money. Some would say it is a win-win option because they now can get all the fun from watching the game and make some money on the side with the help of the sport that they love. What other motivation does one need to keep betting on football?

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All Things Sports for Your Mobile Device

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There are so many apps out there for sports fans, it can be hard to know which to choose. The new sports app from CBS Sports is ready to make the choice easy, by giving you everything you need to follow your favorite teams and games, fast and right at your fingertips. When you download CBS Sports Scores, News & More from Google Play, you get a ton of great features that make being an informed sports fan easy and fun.

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A Holistic Approach to Weight Training

The body has four load-bearing joints: the shoulders, the knees, the hips and the ankles. When you stand up straight, all of these joints are in alignment. Being active helps to keep everything in alignment. Inactivity can lead to things getting out of whack. When joints move out of alignment, you start experiencing pain. This can affect all areas of the body including the neck, head and back. Misalignment also creates weakness. You may be able to push a lot of weight but unable squat and move seamlessly under a low hanging branch.

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