Crystal Palace Vs Tottenham Hotspur Preview | Team News, History & Odds

Crystal Palace Vs Tottenham Hotspur Preview | Team News, History & Odds

Crystal Palace welcome Tottenham Hotspur to Selhurst Park this Sunday for both sides' Premier League opener. The Eagles will be up for their first Premier League game in eight years, while Spurs will be looking for a good start to their campaign.  Palace head into the match with only one league win in their last 10 league games.  The Eagles performed at the right time in the season managing to get promoted by beating Brighton over two legs, and Watford …
The 1st Ever EPL Round Table Podcast | Season Previews & Transfers!

The 1st Ever EPL Round Table Podcast | Season Previews & Transfers!

Who Were The Dirtiest Players Last Season? Stats Comparison

Who Were The Dirtiest Players Last Season? Stats Comparison

With the 2013/2014 Premier League season nearly upon us and card markets becoming more and more popular with bookies and punters alike, we take a look at which players were the 'dirtiest' last season. We have done this by not only looking at the players who were carded the most last season but also looking at which committed the most fouls. To make this a fair comparison, we have also worked out how often these players committed fouls and were …
Life without Bale for Spurs. Is a Replacement waiting in the Wings?

Life without Bale for Spurs. Is a Replacement waiting in the Wings?

What will life without Bale be like for Tottenham? Is there a replacement waiting in the wings? Comparisons between Bale and potential replacements within the Tottenham squad. Please note: that this article was written before news broke of Clint Dempsey's potential departure. With Gareth Bale’s transfer to Real Madrid seemingly imminent, it is time for Andre Villas-Boas and Tottenham Hotspur to turn their attention to the future and plot how they are going to replace Bale’s contribution to the team.  …
Spurs Info-Graphics | Goals Conceded under Redknapp & AVB Comparison

Spurs Info-Graphics | Goals Conceded under Redknapp & AVB Comparison

In an earlier article we looked at whether Tottenham had improved under Andre Villas-Boas compared to the 2011/2012 season and discovered that although Tottenham had let the opposition have fewer shots on target they had conceded 0.13 more goals per game. We take a more detailed look into Tottenham's defensive performances by looking where on the pitch Tottenham conceded their goals in the last two seasons as well as where on the pitch the opposition had the most shots on target. …
Forwards on the move? Rooney Vs Suarez Vs Bale... Michu?

Forwards on the move? Rooney Vs Suarez Vs Bale... Michu?

With less than 4 weeks before the new season kicks off,  the Premier League has not seen any marquee signings, barring Manchester City completing the transfer of former Fiorentina star Stevan Jovetic. Arsenal, with an improved financial status, and Chelsea and Manchester United, with new managers, are all eager to add additional 'quality' to their respective squads. Arsenal's Arsene Wenger has gone on record to say that Rooney, Suárez and Higuaín (now gone to Napoli) were all realistic targets, Mourinho …
Villas Boas' Tactics to Evolve With Paulinho | Tactical Analysis

Villas Boas' Tactics to Evolve With Paulinho | Tactical Analysis

Spurs have just paid £17m for a defensive midfield player, unsurprisingly fans are wondering whether AVB spent too much time with Jose at the Bridge. This is big money for Spurs as £17m would go along way for a quality striker. Last season Spurs fans grumbled at paying 11m for young goalkeeper Loris as they already had three goalkeepers in Brad Friedel, Carlo Cudicini and Heurelho Gomes. However this proved an excellent signing for the future; building a top squad, …
Is Gareth Bale the new £80million Man? Bale 12/13 Vs Ronaldo 08/09

Is Gareth Bale the new £80million Man? Bale 12/13 Vs Ronaldo 08/09

In the summer of 2009, Cristiano Ronaldo walked away from Manchester United in a world record £80 million pound deal to join the Galatico’s of Madrid. After years of speculation, the two-time Champions League Finalist and Ballon D’or winning forward got his dream move and became the worlds most expensive footballer. At the same time a young left back named Gareth Bale had finished his second full season at Tottenham Hotspur, suffering a 24 game losing streak in the process, …
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