Manchester United v Fulham Preview: Team News, Stats & Key Men

Manchester United v Fulham Preview: Team News, Stats & Key Men

Ahead of the festive period, we find two teams stuttering towards Christmas, come up against each other - as an eighth-placed Manchester United host bottom-of-the-pile Fulham at Old Trafford this Saturday. Manchester United are in a state of complete non-existence right now - firmly mid-table, they have become one of those run-of-the-mill ordinary also-rans in a league they used to be competing for year-in year-out; especially going up a few gears at this stage of the season. Now, they are an irrelevance …
Chelsea v Fulham Preview | Stats, Key Men & Team News

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

There are a host of derbies taking place this weekend in the Premier League. The one set to happen at Stamford Bridge won’t be one of the most hotly anticipated, but there are some interesting sub-plots. Claudio Ranieri will be taking his Fulham team to face one of his former clubs. Meanwhile, Chelsea will be looking to bounce back from an embarrassing defeat to Tottenham. The Blues were considered contenders for the Premier League, but last weekend was a stark …
Fulham vs Arsenal Preview | Team News, Stats & Key Men

Fulham vs Arsenal Preview | Team News, Stats & Key Men

Fulham have struggled so far this season. Their attack has been fine, but they have been shipping goals constantly. The Cottagers are tied for with Huddersfield Town and Cardiff City, the two teams widely expected to finish as the bottom two, for the most goals conceded so far this season. While they clearly have a lot of talent, Fulham will have to sort out their defence before they are able to do anything with it this season. Luckily, they face …
Why Aleksandar Mitrovic is Worth Buying and Who Should Look at Buying Him

Why Aleksandar Mitrovic is Worth Buying and Who Should Look at Buying Him

Aleksander Mitrovic had an eventful first season in England.  In his first start at St James' Park, he was sent off.  In his last Premier League game at St James' Park for at least a year, he was sent off.  In between those two red cards, he showed some real promise. Mitrovic was Newcastle's second top scorer by the end of the season, despite making only 22 starts.  He was key in their late bid to stay up, and is …
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 …
Wijnaldum Vs Norwich - Player Performance Analysis

Wijnaldum Vs Norwich - Player Performance Analysis

Georginio Wijnaldum scored four as Newcastle crushed Norwich to claim their first win of the season. It was indeed a very good game for the neutrals as both teams went goal crazy in the first half. Newcastle took the lead with a tidy goal from you-know-who. Norwich immediately hit back to level things up. Ayoze Perez made it 3-1 six minutes later only for Nathan Redmond to pull one back to 3-2 barely a minute later. However, Newcastle were relentless …
Could Mitrovic be the Answer to Newcastle's Woes?

Could Mitrovic be the Answer to Newcastle's Woes?

Aleksandar Mitrovic has had an interesting start to his career in the Premier League with one red and two yellow cards to his name already. He could arguably have been sent off on all three occasions, but there is a very talented player underneath the disciplinary issues. His performance against Chelsea suggests that he has learned from his three match suspension and that he won't be as rash as he was in his first four games. The Serbian is only …
5 Overseas Players Destined for the Premier League

5 Overseas Players Destined for the Premier League

With the transfer window now open and the rumour mill churning out an unrelenting torrent of gossip and idle conjecture, Premier League clubs begin the process of consolidating their summer shopping lists and tendering offers for the main transfer targets. With a lucrative TV deal likely to signal a further increase in spending by clubs in England’s top-flight, the premium talent available on the foreign market will once again appeal to chairman and managers alike. A number of overseas players …
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