Chelsea Vs Liverpool Preview | Team News, Stats & Key Men

Chelsea Vs Liverpool Preview | Team News, Stats & Key Men

Of the four English sides playing in the Champions League group stages, two lost in the first game week this mid-week. Although both Liverpool and Chelsea had reached the group stages because they won European titles last season, they began their European campaign in 2019-20 on a losing note. Liverpool lost away to Napoli, while Chelsea perished against Valencia at home. This weekend on Sunday evening, the two giants of England are back to playing English Premier League and face …
Marcos Alonso thrives despite change of role under Maurizio Sarri

Marcos Alonso thrives despite change of role under Maurizio Sarri

Chelsea have won their first three Premier League matches under Maurizio Sarri. After a period of uncertainty during the summer, the Blues have quickly adapted to life under the Italian. A number of players have made a good impression on their new manager, but Marcos Alonso has been the standout. The left-back shone under Antonio Conte in a left wing-back role, which gave him freedom to get forward and influence the game in the attacking half. There were doubts regarding …
Chelsea v Liverpool Preview | Stats, Key Men & Team News

Chelsea v Liverpool Preview | Stats, Key Men & Team News

Although the Premier League title has been decided, there are many valuable spots that still need to be decided. At the bottom, Southampton are still fighting in 18th place to get out of the relegation zone. While at the top, Liverpool, in their characteristic style have not yet secured a top-four position. Their top-four spot is under a challenge from Chelsea and it is to Stamford Bridge that the Reds travel to on Sunday evening. Chelsea are four points behind …
Arsenal v Hull City Preview | Team News, Stats & Key Men

Arsenal v Hull City Preview | Team News, Stats & Key Men

This weekend will see Arsene Wenger's Arsenal take on a resurgent Hull City side at the Emirates before their Champions League last 16 fixture against Bayern Munich. Arsenal are in dire straits at the moment. After a positive start to 2017, the Gunners have capitulated in the Premier League again with two back to back defeats - at home to Watford and away at Stamford Bridge raising familiar questions about their mentality or a lack thereof to sustain a title …
Bargain Hunting - 10 Players able to sign pre-contracts in January

Bargain Hunting - 10 Players able to sign pre-contracts in January

January is a time for bargains. An entire month of deals and offers as opposed to the overhyped single day even known as Black Friday. You often hear Premier League managers talk about there being no value in the January market but that's just not true. Players that are out of contract in the summer are able to sign pre-contract agreements with clubs in January. Clubs may not be able to address their issues short term in January but there …