Post Tagged with: "Premier League"

Manager of the Year?

April 19, 2015 9:00 am0 comments
Manager of the Year?

Since the inception of the Premier League in 1993/4 the title of Manager of the Year has almost exclusively been won by the manager who steers his team to the Premiership title. Only 4 managers, (George Burley 2000-01, Harry Redknapp 2009/10, Alan Pardew 2011/12 & Tony Pulis 2013-14) have received […]

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Why the SPL beats the EPL

January 20, 2015 6:06 pm0 comments
by  Alasdair Middleton

That’s right, I’ve said it. Scottish football has more going for it than its English equivalent. You may scoff but let me at least try to make a point here before being dismissed as a stark-raving loony. Yes, the English Premier League has its fair share of superstar strikers and […]

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Arsenal was right for Welbeck but is Welbeck Right for Arsenal?

September 29, 2014 5:01 pm0 comments
Arsenal was right for Welbeck but is Welbeck Right for Arsenal?

Danny Welbeck’s £16 million deadline day transfer from Manchester United to Arsenal raised many an eyebrow. A number of fans questioned the high fee where as many others, well known pundits included, agreed that it was a bargain price for the 23 year old. Welbeck is talented, there is no […]

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Glen Johnson – An Overdue End to his Time at Liverpool?

August 21, 2014 8:30 am0 comments
Glen Johnson – An Overdue End to his Time at Liverpool?

It looks like Brendan Rodgers finally has a host of options to play at full-back this season, a position that Liverpool have struggled with in recent years due to the injury prone nature of Jose Enrique and the diabolical performances from last season’s loanee Aly Cissokho. Last season saw Rodgers […]

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2014/2015 Premier League Build Up

August 12, 2014 2:54 pm0 comments
2014/2015 Premier League Build Up

With the Premier League set to start on Saturday 16th August here is your preview of what can be expected from the upcoming 2014/2015 season. Top 4 Finish With Manchester City, Liverpool, Chelsea & Arsenal making up the top 4 last year Manchester United will be looking this season to […]

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The Problems Behind Moyes’ United Reign

October 21, 2013 7:16 pm0 comments
The Problems Behind Moyes’ United Reign

Adnan Januzaj’s double salvo against Sunderland has allayed Manchester United David Moyes related fears, but problems are still blighting his troubled reign. Having started his Manchester United career safe in the knowledge that he had the backing of the great Sir Alex Ferguson, with pundits dubbing him as ‘the chosen […]

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The Magic of the Football League

September 2, 2013 6:03 pm0 comments
The Magic of the Football League

The Premier League is set to kick-off in the 17th of August this year and the race for 1st place is as competitive as ever with a possible 6 teams in with a real chance of winning what is now the 22nd season of the top league in English football, […]

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New Managers, New League Look

August 7, 2013 1:37 pm0 comments
New Managers, New League Look

You have to be excited about the forthcoming season – in which order are the the same top four clubs going to finish in the top four? Some big managerial changes have shaken it all up, on a scale never before seen. Every season this league, the Rupert Murdoch and […]

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