Premier League's Worst & Most Costliest Transfers

Premier League's Worst & Most Costliest Transfers

Premier League transfers have made history for better and for worse, exchanging millions in return for the industry’s biggest names. But sometimes, it doesn’t all go according to plan. Here are the top 10 worst and most costly transfers that the Premier League has ever seen. 10 - Juan Mata - Chelsea to Manchester United, January 2014 - £37 million The brilliantly talented Spanish midfielder set Chelsea alight, scoring 32 goals for the club during 130 performances. Moving to Manchester …
Newcastle United vs Manchester United Preview | Team News, Stats & Key Men

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

Both of these sides will want to move on from their first half of the season and hope for improvement as the Premier League resumes after the FA Cup Third Round. They have differing ambitions at the moment, but this fixture has provided some of the best Premier League moments and it is always an entertaining match to watch. The home side have been unlucky in recent weeks and find themselves in the relegation zone, making the next few matches …
Stoke City vs Manchester United Preview | Team News, Key Men and Stats

Stoke City vs Manchester United Preview | Team News, Key Men and Stats

The situation does not seem to be improving at Old Trafford. The continued mediocre performance on the ground has fuelled speculation that Louis Van Gaal is on his way out of the club. They make the gruelling trip to Brittania stadium this weekend in the Boxing day fixture. Stoke City, who have garnered 10 points in the last games will be hoping to take advantage of United’s wretched form and make positive additions to their points tally. Team News Stoke …
Manchester United v Norwich Preview | Team News, Key Men & Stats

Manchester United v Norwich Preview | Team News, Key Men & Stats

On December 19th, Norwich City travel to Old Trafford to take on an out of form Manchester United.  United are winless in their last five matches in all competitions. After a humiliating defeat away to Bournemouth last weekend, Louis Van Gaal's men will look to bounce back with a victory against the Canaries.  Despite getting a good result against Everton, Norwich fell into the relegation zone for the first time since the opening day after Newcastle's 2-1 win over Tottenham. …
Ayoze Perez - Should bigger clubs be looking at him?

Ayoze Perez - Should bigger clubs be looking at him?

Ayoze Perez came to England with a small reputation after moving from Tenerife to Newcastle for the incredibly low fee of around €2m. He wasn't expected to make an immediate impact, but he has done just that and now in his second season at the club, he is one of the best players in the Newcastle squad. They have had a disappointing start to the season, but the Spaniard has been a rare positive and he is believed to be …
Manchester United's Top 6 Summer Signings

Manchester United's Top 6 Summer Signings

Manchester United were the Premier League’s second biggest spenders behind local rivals Manchester City this summer. In total, £97.75m was spent on getting hold of players such as Bastian Schweinsteiger, Morgan Schneiderlin and the deadline day capture of Anthony Martial. In addition, United kept hold of goalkeeper David De Gea, after a lot of drama, and were able to recoup £74.49m by getting rid of Angel Di Maria, Robin van Persie, Rafael and Johnny Evans. Falcao also departed the club, …
The Soul of a Football Club

The Soul of a Football Club

Watching the class of 92 documentary it was interesting listening to the views of long standing Salford City fans. A number of them interviewed said they were unhappy with the ex-Man Utd players takeover "as it will never be the same." Equally numerous QPR fans say they preferred QPR when the Chrysalis' records founder Chris Wright owned QPR (96-2001) over Briartore / Ecclestone / Fernandes / Bhattia / Mittal, the recent owners over the last 5 years. Mercenary footballers are not …
Manchester United: Could They Win The League?

Manchester United: Could They Win The League?

Last week Manchester United sat alone at the top of the league for the first time since Sir Alex Ferguson retired.  Despite flattering to deceive at times this season in terms of performances, United topped the table after seven matches having dropped only five points all season.  For the moment, Louis Van Gaal's red and white army is flying high. As great as being top of the league is, it's not about being top in October, it's about being there in …
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