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EPL's great, but nothing beats live football

Published on Apr 11, 2014 6:13 PM
 
Great Eastern-Yeo's S-League 2014 - Albirex Niigata 2 vs Tanjong Pagar United 1. Anyone who loves football has been in real danger of piling on the kilos recently. -- ST FILE PHOTO: GAVIN FOO

Anyone who loves football has been in real danger of piling on the kilos recently.

Instead of being outdoors working up a sweat with some actual physical activity, plenty will have been glued to their settees watching the best English Premier League season in years hurtle towards an unpredictable conclusion.

Every game involving Liverpool, Chelsea, Manchester City and Arsenal is now an unmissable event as each club attempts to win the title.

Manchester United matches cannot be skipped, as the Red Devils’ bizarre campaign feels like watching an empire crumble - with occasional glimpses of a glorious past. Even Southampton games, long the preserve of people born in the city or football nerds, have become essential viewing thanks to the Saints’ England connection ahead of the World Cup in Brazil.

 
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