David Silva vs Eden Hazard | Tricky Playmaker Stats Comparison

David Silva vs Eden Hazard | Tricky Playmaker Stats Comparison

When the season kicked off back in August, two teams, Manchester City and Chelsea, were clear favourites for the title.  Seven games into the season and those are the two teams residing in first and second place with Chelsea five points above second place Manchester City.  The London club have been the better team thus far and their early five point lead on the defending champions shows that. In this article we will focus on David Silva and Eden Hazard's …
Centre-Backs Analysis | Skrtel Vs Mertesacker Vs Terry Vs Kompany

Centre-Backs Analysis | Skrtel Vs Mertesacker Vs Terry Vs Kompany

Centre-Backs. The brick walls of defence. For aspirations of winning the Premier League, it is imperative to have a strong back line. With Chelsea, Liverpool, Arsenal and Man City set to fight it out in the next few months for the title, this following piece will look at the main centre-back for each team and how they have fared so far this season. Looking at stats such a tackling, duels, errors, clearances etc as well as my own opinion on …
Nemanja Matic - The Growing Influence

Nemanja Matic - The Growing Influence

Chelsea's best period came arguably in the era of Mourinho-I. What set that team apart from all the others in the world was the sheer quality of that team's midfield. That midfield, comprising of Lampard, Ballack, Essien and Makelele, with Mikel, Diarra and Geremi chipping in, was strong enough to bulldoze a dozen oxen off the field, silken enough to make a saree feel shy and efficient enough to make Carnot engines look like sloths. High, reveling in their success, …
Player Performance Analysis | Eden Hazard Vs Palace

Player Performance Analysis | Eden Hazard Vs Palace

After some spotty form earlier in the season, Eden Hazard has been back to his fantastic best in recent weeks.  Having a strong debut season in England, Hazard's form since has been a little patchy.  Against Crystal Palace, Hazard was superb and showed what he can really do when he is on form.  Chelsea went into a game where they should win but, Palace has had a bit of a revival under Tony Pulis and gave Chelsea a very tough …