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BT Sport brings you a weekly instalment of the best insight and analysis from award-winning football journalist Mike Calvin and a supporting cast of some of Fleet Street's finest writers.

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BT Sport brings you a weekly instalment of the best insight and analysis from award-winning football journalist Mike Calvin and a supporting cast of some of Fleet Street's finest writers.

    Do Leicester's players owe Brendan Rodgers a place in the FA Cup final?

    Do Leicester's players owe Brendan Rodgers a place in the FA Cup final?

    Mike Calvin, Dominic Fifield and Miguel Delaney assess Leicester's challenging build up to Sunday's FA Cup semi final against Southampton. and praise the strength of Brendan Rodgers' management,They preview a potential Champions League final between Chelsea and Manchester City, and believe Jose Mourinho will probably be replaced in the summer, when Liverpool's squad must be overhauled.
     
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    • 54 min
    Can Liverpool save their season?

    Can Liverpool save their season?

    Mike Calvin, Art de Roche and David Preece discuss whether Liverpool can make the Champions League semi finals without the emotional intensity traditionally supplied by their fans. Will there be another twist in Paris, where PSG protect their lead against Bayern Munich? Manchester United are tipped to win the Europa League, but , like Liverpool, Arsenal have their season on the line.
     
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    • 51 min
    Can Manchester City meet the pressure of expectation?

    Can Manchester City meet the pressure of expectation?

    Mike Calvin, Richard Amofa and Glenn Moore put Saturday's coaching match-up between Pep Guardiola and Marcelo Bielsa into the context of Manchester City's attempt to win four trophies this season. They feel Liverpool can still make the top four, hail Mason Mount's increasing impact, and warn that time is running out if Fulham are to avoid relegation.
     
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    • 50 min
    Can Manchester City afford not to sign Erling Haaland?

    Can Manchester City afford not to sign Erling Haaland?

    Mike Calvin, Adrian Clarke and Seb Staford Bloor discuss the circus surrounding Erling Haaland, and his seemingly inevitable move from Borussia Dortmund. They believe Harry Kane should push to leave Tottenham, that Arsenal need to back Mikel Arteta by sanctioning summer sales, and reveal their best potential signings, from Barnsley to the Bundesliga.
     
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    • 51 min
    Can Bayern Munich prevent English domination of the Champions League?

    Can Bayern Munich prevent English domination of the Champions League?

    Mike Calvin, Daniel Storey and Jonathan Northcroft assess what they regard as the strongest Champions League quarter-final line up for years. Manchester City define themselves by European success, and Chelsea are likely to emerge from the less taxing half of the draw, but English clubs will have to reckon with the relentlessness of the German champions.
     
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    • 52 min
    Are England capable of becoming European champions?

    Are England capable of becoming European champions?

    Mike Calvin, Paul Hayward, and John Cross discuss the relevance of international football and the potential of Gareth Southgate's England squad. They praise his management style, assess his key decisions, and look forward to the Euro finals.
     
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    • 47 min

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