Manchester City vs Arsenal | Match Preview | Team News, Stats & Key Men

Manchester City vs Arsenal | Match Preview | Team News, Stats & Key Men

This Saturday looks to really mark the start of the new season. Four of the traditional top six will be facing each other, which will create a great spectacle for the neutral. Manchester City host Arsenal in the early kick off, as Mikel Arteta tries to get one over on his mentor Pep Guardiola. Neither team have started the new season with fluency, which means there is a great opportunity for one to put down a marker. The home side …
Tottenham vs Manchester City Preview | Team News, Stats & Key Men

Tottenham vs Manchester City Preview | Team News, Stats & Key Men

Two of the top six meet during the opening weekend, as Manchester City travel to the capital to face Tottenham. It is the first competitive fixture in charge for Nuno Espirito Santo and he couldn't have chosen a more difficult one. City started slowly last season, but they are unlikely to face similar issues in the 2021/22 campaign. The Harry Kane transfer saga continues to rumble on. It will be interesting to see if he features against the team trying …
Jack Grealish - Where Next…

Jack Grealish - Where Next…

How To Tackle Ukraine

How To Tackle Ukraine

Gareth Southgate takes his England side to Rome to face Ukraine this Saturday in the European Championships Quarter Finals. The draw has worked out somewhat kind, but decisions must be made as to how they approach this vital knockout game. Ukraine have become this competitions version of Greece, grinding their way into an impressive position against the odds. With no elite players, manager Andriy Shevchenko has managed to orchestrate an admirable run thus far. To look beyond this Ukraine side …
Why Jack Grealish must start for England against Croatia

Why Jack Grealish must start for England against Croatia

England have had to deal with availability issues during their two pre tournament friendlies against Austria and Romania. However, one player has taken advantage of his opportunity and Gareth Southgate needs to find a way to fit him in. That player is Jack Grealish. There were worries that he was still struggling with an injury, but two all-action displays underline his value to the national team. The issue for Southgate is how to fit him in and how to get …
Aston Villa Must Chase Quality, Not Quantity, This Summer

Aston Villa Must Chase Quality, Not Quantity, This Summer

Aston Villa can count themselves lucky to be heading into a second season in the Premier League, rather than looking at the prospect of a season back in the Championship, but they shouldn't care about that. Villa took a point from a draw with Sheffield United when goal-line technology failed to award Sheffield United a clear goal. Villa fans will, and should, point out that they could still have come back to score in that game. And they had their …
Liverpool Vs Aston Villa Preview | Team News, Stats & Key Men

Liverpool Vs Aston Villa Preview | Team News, Stats & Key Men

After being crowned Premier League champions last week, there might not be a lot left to be played for Liverpool in the remaining games, but the fight to stay up at the bottom is intense and this Sunday night, the Reds find themselves playing a key role in this fight. They host Aston Villa, who at the time of writing are 18th in the table – a point below Watford and three points behind West Ham. For Villa, three points …
Aston Villa vs Chelsea Preview | Team News, Stats & Key Men

Aston Villa vs Chelsea Preview | Team News, Stats & Key Men

Chelsea will restart their Premier League campaign with a trip to face Aston Villa. The hosts have already played once, which could give them a slight advantage as they have experience of the new conditions. That said, their fitness will be pushed to the maximum with two matches in a matter of days. It remains to be seen whether their earlier match with Sheffield United helps them or not on Sunday. These teams have very differing aims, but they will …
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