The battle at the bottom of the Premier League

The battle at the bottom of the Premier League

This weekend's Manchester derby will obviously take the headlines, with many sharing the opinion that should the blue side of the city take the three points on Sunday, the title race could be as good as over. It isn't the only derby this weekend, as Everton travel to Anfield in the Merseyside derby, to face a currently-rampant Liverpool. Those two games, however, are surely going to overshadow three fixtures that are of a paramount importance at the other end of …
Victor Lindelof is going to shape Manchester United's December

Victor Lindelof is going to shape Manchester United's December

Sometimes, all we need in life is a little push. In Victor Lindelof's case, it was a crunching sliding tackle. When Manchester United ended the transfer window with three new signings in the bag, the excitement and relief was palpable. This was Manchester United utilising a window to properly address their long-term weaknesses in the first team. A solid defensive midfielder to fill the void that Roy Keane's acrimonious departure had left. An out-and-out number 9 to boost the goal …
Liverpool Vs Huddersfield Preview | Stats, Key Men & Team News

Liverpool Vs Huddersfield Preview | Stats, Key Men & Team News

The Premier League is becoming a league of reunions of star managers and their assistants. Last season it was Jose Mourinho and Aitor Karanka. This season it is Jurgen Klopp and David Wagner. Klopp’s Liverpool will host Wagner’s Huddersfield on Saturday for the first league match between the two sides in almost 45 years. The two teams are coming from two very unexpected results in the last game week. Liverpool may have expected a tough game at Spurs but not …
Huddersfield Vs Manchester United Preview | Stats, Key Men & Team News

Huddersfield Vs Manchester United Preview | Stats, Key Men & Team News

It is not every game week that two teams that have won three consecutive top division titles play each other. Only four teams have achieved this feat – Manchester United, Liverpool, and Arsenal are the easily identified of those four. The fourth team to have achieved this is Huddersfield Town. This Saturday will see Huddersfield host Manchester United after a very long time – more than 46 years. Huddersfield are no longer the force that won those three league titles …
5 Things We Learned From the Premier League's Opening Weekend

5 Things We Learned From the Premier League's Opening Weekend

The Premier League season officially kicked off on Friday evening with Arsenal's 4-3 victory over Leicester City and we have already been given an insight into what the 2017/18 campaign could bring. Hare five things we learned from the season’s opening weekend ... Top teams have leaky defences If last season was anything to go by, we knew there would be plenty of goals to celebrate in 2017/18 and after spending millions on new attackers, the top clubs were expected …
Huddersfield: 2017/18 Season Preview

Huddersfield: 2017/18 Season Preview

Only four teams in the history of the English football have won three successive league titles. Three of them are easily guessable – Manchester United, Arsenal and Liverpool. But much before these mega clubs achieved this feat, one Yorkshire club achieved it. Huddersfield Town won the league for the three seasons between 1923-24 and 1925-26. Those are the only league titles that The Terriers have won. They also won the FA Cup in 1922. However, this piece of history is …