Chelsea vs West Brom Preview | Team News, Stats & Key Men

Chelsea vs West Brom Preview | Team News, Stats & Key Men

Chelsea have been excellent since their change to a 3-4-3 formation and they have emerged as the frontrunners for the league title after their victory over Manchester City last weekend. They will need to follow that up with a win over West Brom on Sunday to ensure they take their good form into the festive period. Tony Pulis has proven himself as a good Premier League manager over the years and he will be relishing the opportunity of putting an …
Manchester United vs WBA Preview |Team News, Key Men & Stats

Manchester United vs WBA Preview |Team News, Key Men & Stats

Manchester United will be looking to bounce back from their 3-0 humbling at Goodison Park when West Brom role into Old Trafford on Saturday. West Brom have proven to be a thorn in United’s side in recent meetings. West Brom managed to avoid defeat against United in 3 of their last 4 meetings. This includes a 2-1 victory when the two met at Old Trafford last season. Van Gaal will know that a victory against West Brom on Saturday will …
West Brom v Aston Villa Preview | Team News, Key Men and Stats

West Brom v Aston Villa Preview | Team News, Key Men and Stats

West Brom host Aston Villa in the West Midlands derby on Saturday in a crucial tie mid way through their season. After having garnered a solitary point in the last 5 games, the club faces the risk of dropping into the relegation zone at the end of the match day 16. Their guests for the evening, Aston Villa currently occupy the 11th position and come off a good last 5 fixtures having garnered a decent 9 points from the possible …
West Brom - Can the New Management Create a Team to Keep Them Up?

West Brom - Can the New Management Create a Team to Keep Them Up?

In my opinion West Brom will struggle this season, they are well equipped to go down (sorry WBA fans) but then come straight back up. To me Alan Irvine is a strange appointment given his level of experience of managing top flight, sustained Premier League sides. He has managed Preston North End, Sheffield Wednesday and Everton's academy so I fail to see how he has got this job on merit or, in my opinion, does someone at the club expect …
EPL Talking Points | van Persie, Hazard, Guzan, Gardner, & de Guzman

EPL Talking Points | van Persie, Hazard, Guzan, Gardner, & de Guzman

Welcome to a weekly article on EPLIndex.com examining some of the statistical Talking-Points from the Premier League fixture week. This week Karsten looks at van Persie's drought, the supreme Eden Hazard, Guzan Vs Given, stalwart Craig Garner and De Guzman's passing. All of the Talking Points are below. van Persie Again Fails to Net For the sixth time in Manchester United’s last seven fixtures Robin van Persie failed to find the net leading to a flood of drought proclamations from …