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STATS: Sturridge’s dribbles for Liverpool vs Hill’s defensive work for QPR

Liverpool v QPR 16:00   – Daniel Sturridge scored his first ever professional hat trick in Liverpool’s last league outing to see off Fulham 3-1.   – That took Sturridge’s goal tally for the season to 11. He’s one of 25 players in the EA SPORTS Player Performance Index to have scored ten of more [...]

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STATS: Townsend’s dribbles for QPR vs Tiote’s tackles for Newcastle

QPR v Newcastle, 15:00            – Relegated QPR showed good fight against Arsenal in their last game, losing 1-0 to an early goal but matching the Gunners for much of the game.   – Andros Townsend, in particular, impressed. He completed six dribbles in the game to take the match to Arsenal, the most by [...]

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STATS: Mbia’s tackles for QPR vs Cazorla’s shots for Arsenal

QPR v Arsenal, Saturday 17:30    – QPR host Arsenal on Saturday knowing that they will be playing Championship football next season. Harry Redknapp has signaled his intention to stay manager next season, and that he would expect players to do the same.    – Adel Taraabt is one player that Redknapp will undoubtedly want [...]

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PICTURE: Redknapp doesn’t care that QPR got relegated… but he keeps his job

Following QPR’s relegation from the Premier League this weekend, Jose Bosingwa was seen walking off the pitch with a grin on his face. QPR fans and the press picked up on this and have been full of criticism. Interestingly enough, none of the media outlets seemed to pick up on the fact Harry Redknapp looked [...]

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STATS: Leigertwood’s tackles for Reading vs Taarabt’s dribbles for QPR

Reading v QPR, 13:30   – Despite a second-half goal from Gareth McCleary, Reading were left clinging to their hopes for Premiership football next season after a 2-1 defeat away to Norwich.   – Adam Le Fondre’s ability to score goals at vital times could be the key to Reading’s hopes of remaining in the [...]

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QPR keeper explains why he wore a Chelsea shirt…

As if being relegated wasn’t painful enough for QPR fans, they had to endure the embarrassment of seeing their goalkeeper, Julio Cesar, wearing the shirt of their hated rivals Chelsea. “I would like to clarify that last night I attended David Luiz’s fancy dress birthday party and as a joke for my friend, my family [...]

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STATS: Remy’s shooting accuracy for QPR vs Etherington’s crossing for Stoke

QPR v Stoke, 15:00   – QPR were pushed ever-closer to relegation last weekend as they fell to a 2-0 defeat at the hands of a much strong Everton side at Goodison Park.   – Expect Loic Remy to be well-marshalled by Stoke this Saturday should the Potters have done their research on Harry Redknapp’s [...]

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STATS: Osman’s passing for Everton vs Remy’s attempts on goal for QPR

Everton v QPR, 15:00   – A late Tottenham goal forced a 2-2 draw and denied Everton all three points in a pulsating encounter at White Hart Lane last weekend.   – Phil Jagielka’s goal last weekend was a deserved reward for the consistent level of performances he’s been turning in as the season approaches [...]

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STATS: Guzan’s saves for Aston Villa vs Townsend’s passing for QPR

Aston Villa v QPR, 15:00   – Villa face another crucial relegation battle on Saturday after last weekend beating Reading 2-1. Christian Benteke and Gabriel Agbonlahor were on target then in what could be a vital result come the end of the season   – Benteke’s goal was his 12th of the season. With 83 [...]

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How much football did a Sunderland fan get to see at QPR?

Bob Chapman once again fills Pete Sixsmith’s outsized shoes to  report on a game the master chose to miss. It started as a day when Bob  and a friend would impress two young Aussie women with a scintillating  show by Sunderland preceded by the delights of a west London gastro-pub. Something went wrong; they endured [...]

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In-depth player stats: QPR vs Sunderland

QPR v Sunderland 15:00 – EW   – QPR secured a vital win in their relegation fight, as they beat Southampton 2-1 last weekend. Jay Bothroyd was brought back from loan early by Redknapp last month, while Loic Remy was a January purchase, with both players scoring on Saturday to repay Redknapp’s faith.   – [...]

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QPR striker: Damaging my career… but making money

Loic Remy joined QPR in the January transfer window and has gone on to score two goals in four games, with one earning a point against West Ham and the other ensuring a win over Southampton. The Frenchman  was set to join Newcastle United after an agreement had been made between the clubs but a [...]

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In-depth player stats: Southampton vs QPR

Southampton v QPR, Saturday 15:00   – Southampton remain three points clear of the relegation zone, despite a 4-2 defeat at the hands of Newcastle in their last game.   – Morgan Schneiderlin and Rickie Lambert were both on target despite the Saints leaving St James’ Park without a point.   – Lambert’s Premier League goals [...]

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Reactions to Manchester United’s win against QPR

1) I’m not entirely sure why but prior to the game I felt slightly nervous thinking we’re going to be in for a very tight game and some late drama, with our recent trip to White Hart Lane still vaguely in memory. Seeing the starting XI didn’t help me relax with Rooney only on the [...]

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TOP PLAYER STATS: QPR vs Manchester United

- QPR remained rooted to the bottom of the Premier League as they were soundly beaten 4-1 away to Swansea. A solitary Bobby Zamora goal will have given little cheer to the R’s dressing room and they face an ever sterner challenge this weekend.   – Julio Cesar has rightly been garnering rave reviews for [...]

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STATS: Swansea vs QPR – Fastest players, hardest workers, most shots

Swansea v QPR 15:00   – Swansea fell to a 1-0 defeat against West Ham in their last Premier League outing, despite a string of fine saves from reserve ‘keeper Gerhard Tremmel who was once again called upon to cover for the injured Michel Vorm.   – Tremmel has now made 73 saves this season, [...]

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In-depth player stats: QPR vs Manchester City

QPR v Man City, 19:45   Loic Remy marked his QPR debut with a goal to earn QPR a point against West Ham in their last league match.   Remy was also the hardest working player on the pitch for QPR, covering 6.31 miles in total and showing the fresh impetus that new signings can [...]

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In-depth player stats: West Ham vs QPR

West Ham v QPR 15:00   – West Ham could only muster a well-below par performance against Sunderland last weekend, as they were soundly beaten 3-0 at the Stadium of Light. Chances were in very short supply until it was too late and Sam Allardyce will have no doubt read his side the riot act [...]

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