Liverpool vs Middlesbrough Preview | Key Men, Team News & Stats

Liverpool vs Middlesbrough Preview | Key Men, Team News & Stats

There is only one thing left to sort out on the final day of the Premier League season and that is who takes the final two Champions League places. Manchester City are all but confirmed to be taking one of them, unless something spectacular happens on Sunday. Liverpool are in pole position to take the other remaining spot. If the Reds beat Middlesbrough at Anfield, they will finish in the top four and return to the Champions League next season. …
The battle for the Premier League top four – Part 1

The battle for the Premier League top four – Part 1

So, yet another season is upon us and, on paper at least, it promises to be one of the most competitive yet when it comes to the top end of the Premier League. I’m actually finding it almost impossible to call at the present moment when it comes to which team will be lifting the title and the competition for those coveted Champions League spots will be intense. It’s only right and proper to start with the reigning champions Leicester …
Can Arsenal win the league again under Wenger?

Can Arsenal win the league again under Wenger?

Any Arsenal fan would tell you, if you ask them of course, that this season has been the most disappointing in recent years, despite the fact that they are in a pretty good position in terms of Champions League qualification for next campaign, at this stage with the final few weeks to go. 'Pretty good' has been the case with Arsenal year in year out, as they always show a glimmer of hope in the beginning, of being able to …
Who Will Finish in the Top Four?

Who Will Finish in the Top Four?

The start of Chelsea this season has been astonishing for pundits and fans alike, with the champions looking like they could record their lowest ever finish during the Roman Abramovich era. The Blues are currently in 15th position and no team has ever come from their position to finish in the top six, which has left a gap open, with a number of teams eyeing fourth place and the coveted prize of Champions League football. The main contenders have to …
Ten Games to Go: The Premier League's Top Four

Ten Games to Go: The Premier League's Top Four

Can Southampton Break Into The Top Four?

Can Southampton Break Into The Top Four?

Southampton fans must not know what to think. Remember two seasons ago when they were ready to riot over Nigel Adkins' sacking and subsequent replacement by Mauricio Pochettino? Pochettino stepped in and drove the club up the table much to the surprise and delight of the fans. Fast forward to the summer just past, panic was rife on the south coast as Pochettino had set off for fresh pastures in North London while the clubs' star players were being shipped …