The 2016/17 Premier League season is just a week away. All twenty clubs are vigorously fine-tuning preparations towards the start on 13th August with pre-season matches to test their strength and hopefully sharpen all the rough edges. As usual, the trading of players continues in earnest with teams taking advantage to cash in on their … More 2016/17 PREMIER LEAGUE – CAN THE PROMOTED TEAMS STAY UP?
Dilly-Ding Dilly-Dong!!! Claudio Ranieri and his Leicester City players have wrapped up the 2015/16 Premier League title. The Foxes have joined a select group of six clubs to win the most prestigious trophy in club football. Leicester’s win is seen as one of the greatest underdog achievement in sports history. A team which had to … More 2015/16 PREMIER LEAGUE REVIEW
Last week, we looked at the survival chances of teams at the bottom half of the premier league with their remaining matches to be played. We now focus on the title contenders and how their current form and upcoming games in the run-in could determine the eventual champions. Leicester City are no doubt the surprise … More PREMIER LEAGUE TITLE RUN-IN
We have witnessed thirty epic match-weeks of the premier league. There are surprises both at the top and bottom of the table with 8 games left to pay. In this piece, we look at teams who are battling for survival, considering their run-in games along with form,player availability and how this affect their chances of survival. Aston … More THE RUN-IN FOR PREMIER LEAGUE SURVIVAL
The end of the busy festive period also mean we are halfway through the season. At this stage, a fair assessment can be made of all 20 sides in the top flight. There is nothing much to separate leaders Chelsea and second place Manchester City with many already thinking of a possibility of champions being … More PREMIER LEAGUE MID-SEASON REVIEW
TIME UP FOR PARDEW? Newcastle supporters have become impatient with manager Alan Pardew and are trying all means to get him sacked. And again this weekend in South Wales, the ‘Sack Pardew’ campaigners released a new banner on why the manager must be given a P45. Coupled with lacklustre performance which has seen the team … More PREMIER LEAGUE REVIEW: EPISODE 6
GEMS ON THE SOUTH COAST There is a buzz around Southampton in these early stages of the campaign. A mass exodus of players integral to their 8th place finish last season had hit the club hard. Rickie Lambert, Luke Shaw Adam Lallana and others including manager Mauricio Pochettino all departed. A situation as this will … More PREMIER LEAGUE REVIEW: EPISODE 5