THE SECRET FOOTBALLER: McDonalds at 5am? Barca is no culture club for Baggies

Our man inside the game has seen plenty of midweek trips to the sun backfire.

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ANTHONY DALY: Is this shadow boxing before temperature rises in summer?

That’s why this league is about more than just accumulating points. Because accumulating lessons and experience is often just as important, writes Anthony Daly

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MICHAEL MOYNIHAN: Bubble bursts on sporting untouchables

Why does the outside chatter get under people’s skin? asks Michael Moynihan

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