Everton vs Manchester United Preview | Predictions, Stats and Key Players

Everton vs Manchester United Preview | Predictions, Stats and Key Players

It has been a tough week for Everton, as back-to-back defeats leaves them perilously close to the relegation zone. This weekend, they welcome Manchester United to Goodison Park, as their task doesn't get much easier in the short term. Frank Lampard is struggling to get a tune out of the squad and they are the team that has momentum going in the wrong direction. The visitors aren't doing much better, as their Champions League hopes are on life support. Arsenal's …
Manchester United vs Leicester City Preview | Predictions, Stats and Key Players

Manchester United vs Leicester City Preview | Predictions, Stats and Key Players

At this stage of last season, both Manchester United and Leicester City were in the top four of the Premier League. There has been a decline for both clubs, as the former now battle to get back in the top four and the latter are focused on their European exploits to remain in continental┬ácompetition. It speaks volumes about the Foxes' struggles that Brendan Rodgers isn't seen as a contender for the vacant United job. He would have been considered for …
Analysing Marcus Rashford's new role at Manchester United

Analysing Marcus Rashford's new role at Manchester United

A new opportunity is on the horizon for Marcus Rashford after the managerial change at Old Trafford. Manchester United are hoping that Ralf Rangnick will lead them back up the Premier League table. There were positive signs during his first match in charge against Crystal Palace. One of those was the formation change to 4-2-2-2. It remains to be seen if this will be the preferred formation for the long run, but if it is, there will be a great …
Manchester United vs Crystal Palace Preview | Team News, Stats & Key Players

Manchester United vs Crystal Palace Preview | Team News, Stats & Key Players

It will be Ralf Rangnick's first match in the dugout on Sunday, as Crystal Palace travel to face Manchester United at Old Trafford. The German coach will want to make an immediate impact, as the home side attempt to get back into contention for the top four. It will be interesting to see if there are any changes in personnel or style on Sunday. For the visitors, it has been a tough period, as they have taken just one point …
Chelsea vs Manchester United Match Preview | Team News, Stats & Key Players

Chelsea vs Manchester United Match Preview | Team News, Stats & Key Players

The final match of the Premier League weekend will be the one that catches the eye for neutrals. Chelsea host Manchester United in what is one of the biggest fixtures of the season. The hosts are the league leaders and this will be another test of their credentials. Despite their poor recent form, the visitors still have a lot of quality and are capable of winning any match. The rumoured appointment of Ralf Rangnick as interim manager hasn't been confirmed, …
Is Football Going The Basketball Way As A Spectacle?

Is Football Going The Basketball Way As A Spectacle?

In the 2004-05 season, a team arrived that revolutionised the sport: their previously unheralded coach popularised a playing philosophy rooted in fluid passing and frantic pace. The rules of the game had changed a few years before to encourage more offensive systems and with players pushing the boundaries of what was physically possible, the Seven Seconds Or Less rule took the league by storm. The system was based on the belief that the best opportunity to score was within the …