Newcastle United vs Norwich Preview | Stats, Team News and Key Players

Newcastle United vs Norwich Preview | Stats, Team News and Key Players

Newcastle United welcome their former boss Chris Hughton's Norwich City side to St James' Park this weekend, on the back of two excellent results against Chelsea and Spurs before the international break. Norwich acquired an important win against West Ham United, winning 3-1, lifting them out of the relegation zone, with just 1 point separating themselves in 15th to Fulham in 18th place. Team News and Predicted Line-Ups The Norwich game may be too soon for injured duo Phil Dummett …
Most Creative English Players This Season | Opta Stats Analysis

Most Creative English Players This Season | Opta Stats Analysis

Creativity Stats | Premier League's Top Clear Cut Chance Creators

Creativity Stats | Premier League's Top Clear Cut Chance Creators

So what is a clear cut chance? [quote]A situation where a player should reasonably be expected to score usually in a one-on-one scenario or from very close range.[/quote] I'd like to call them "sitters" because it's an easier way of describing it to the football fan out there. A free header, a one-on-one, a penalty - basically any free shot on goal for a player who is un-marked and only has the keeper to beat. We will also be looking …
Premier League Top Players So Far | Goals, Creativity & Final 3rd Passes

Premier League Top Players So Far | Goals, Creativity & Final 3rd Passes

We're almost a third of the way through this season and Manchester City find themselves on top for the first time this season. The worrying thing for everyone else is that they haven't even looked at their best. Manchester United haven't drawn a game yet and are going on excellent win streaks only to lost the odd game here or there and Chelsea have found their first bad patch under Roberto Di Matteo. This article will focus on which players …