Still Work To Do For Wolves to Maintain Progress

Still Work To Do For Wolves to Maintain Progress

A Portuguese Invasion really has taken hold in the Midlands. Wolverhampton Wanderers have ties to a Portuguese super agent, a Portuguese manager, and own no fewer than 12 Portuguese players. They also have a couple of Brazilians, who's native tongue is Portuguese, and a Mexican striker signed from Benfica of Portugal. When Fosun International bought the club, just four years ago, Wolves were coming off a season where they had finished 14th in the Championship. In the first season under …
Swansea vs Chelsea Preview |Team News, Stats & Key Men

Swansea vs Chelsea Preview |Team News, Stats & Key Men

Champions Chelsea travel to the Liberty Stadium on Saturday in a bid to end their terrible season on a high. With Chelsea striving to finish in the top half of the league and Swansea virtually safe from Relegation, the game would not have great consequences on the league table. Nevertheless, both the teams will be hoping for a positive result. Team News Swansea City Influential attacking midfielders Andrew Ayew is expected to make the starting line up after recovering from …
Bertrand Traore should be Chelsea's long term project

Bertrand Traore should be Chelsea's long term project

Bertrand Traore's career at Chelsea is flourishing at the moment and fans must be even more pleased as the player was very close to a loan move to Marseille in the winter transfer window. Against Manchester City in the recent 5-1 FA Cup rout, Traore scored his third goal for the Blues in the span of three weeks. In fact, in his last three games, Traore has been introduced from the bench, and has scored Chelsea's fifth goal each of those …
Leicester City vs Aston Villa Preview | Key Men, Stats & Team News

Leicester City vs Aston Villa Preview | Key Men, Stats & Team News

Aston Villa won two out of three matches against Leicester last season but the Foxes undoubtedly have the upper hand heading into Sunday's league meeting. Leicester are undefeated so far this season, four games into the campaign. The East Midlands club won seven of its last nine fixtures; over the previous 13 matches Leicester's record is an impressive nine wins, three draws and a single defeat. That was against Chelsea in April. That they've maintained the momentum from their escape …
The Premier League Can Benefit From the Great Barcelona Exodus

The Premier League Can Benefit From the Great Barcelona Exodus

It may defy belief, but there are those that must leave Barcelona Football Club to further their careers. Treble winners last season and the world’s best attacking trio at their disposal, many would believe the Catalan club to be the pinnacle of the footballing world, but a club with such an array of talent cannot house everyone. Barcelona are entering yet another era of sustained success and although many will argue that the previous era never ended, this is Barcelona, …
Will Everton's Signings Aid Their Fourth Place Push?

Will Everton's Signings Aid Their Fourth Place Push?

Everton have had a fantastic first half of the season under Roberto Martinez. The Everton players have adapted well to Martinez's approach to the game and in the process, the Toffees are in contention of finishing in fourth place A top four finish is something that Martinez suggested in the summer to the surprise of much of the media, but his teams performances so far this season have backed up his claims. Everton have lost only two games this season, …
Clichy leaves gap at left back for Arsenal

Clichy leaves gap at left back for Arsenal

Arsene Wenger is not known for big spending during transfer windows. That is evident again this summer, with Gervinho the only big money signing so far in the summer months. As always, there are rumors of other targets joining the club including Juan Manuel Mata and a few Premier League center backs, but the losses for the club might outweigh anything brought in this off-season. The ongoing Cesc saga still lingers and the Nasri situation might not bode well for …