1. Premier League Relegation Race: Why Stoke City Are Going Down

    Stoke City have five games left to try and preserve their Premier League status. The Potters have been in the top flight since the 2008-09 season, but time is starting to run out on their five-year stay...

    Dan Wheeler Written by Dan Wheeler about over 1 year ago 1,724 reads 3 comments

  2. Europa League Semifinals: Predicting How the Matchups Will Play Out

    The road to Amsterdam in the UEFA Europa League has reached the semifinal stage, as Friday's draw has pitted former European champions Chelsea and Benfica against Basel and Fenerbahce , respectively...

    Dan Wheeler Written by Dan Wheeler about over 1 year ago 5,486 reads 12 comments

  3. Queens Park Rangers: What Relegation from the Premier League Could Cost Them

    With six games left to play, the chances of Queens Park Rangers avoiding relegation from the Premier League look slim. The club are seven points from safety and have won only four games all season...

    Dan Wheeler Written by Dan Wheeler about over 1 year ago 1,479 reads 1 comments

  4. 5 World Transfer Rumors Fans Will Go Crazy About

    Everyone loves a good gossip about transfers. With seasons climaxing around the globe, thoughts are turning towards the summer and the potential movers and shakers in the market...

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  5. 5 Reasons Why Chelsea Will Win the EPL Title in 2013-14

    By the time next season rolls around, it will mark the fourth anniversary of Chelsea’s last Premier League title win. Back in 2009-10 , Carlo Ancelotti , in his first season, steered the Blues to their third championship in five years...

    Dan Wheeler Written by Dan Wheeler about over 1 year ago 11,892 reads 49 comments

  6. The Dirtiest Players in EPL History: The Starting XI

    The last 20 years have given us dozens of candidates for the Premier League's dirtiest side of all time. But how best to decide who gets in? Clearly, the number of red and yellow cards a player has received is the major prerequisite...

    Dan Wheeler Written by Dan Wheeler about over 1 year ago 36,076 reads 23 comments

  7. Bucket List for Football Fans: 10 Things You Must Do

    If we could, we'd all like to have the rest of our lives off and travel the world watching football. Let's pretend for a moment that we can do that...

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  8. The Cost of Relegation: 5 Reasons to Stay in the English Premier League

    With around six weeks to go before the end of the Premier League season, the battle to avoid relegation is getting more and more frantic...

    Dan Wheeler Written by Dan Wheeler about over 1 year ago 14,496 reads 33 comments

  9. 5 Reasons Why Christian Benteke Is Better Than Mario Mandzukic

    Everybody loves a striker. While we all appreciate a solid goalkeeper, reliable defender and silky midfielder, nothing gets the pulse going like a prolific, dynamic, frontman . He is football's equivalent of a lead singer in rock band...

    Dan Wheeler Written by Dan Wheeler about over 1 year ago 3,928 reads 14 comments

  10. FA Cup Semi-Final: Predictions for Manchester City vs. Chelsea

    When Chelsea and Manchester City meet in the FA Cup semi-final, it will be their first meeting in the competition since 1971. City have made smooth progress through the rounds to reach the last four...

    Dan Wheeler Written by Dan Wheeler about over 1 year ago 6,483 reads 24 comments

  11. Aston Villa 1-2 Liverpool: Rating the Liverpool Players

    Liverpool bounced back from their defeat at Southampton with a 2-1 victory at Villa Park. The goals came courtesy of Jordan Henderson and a second-half penalty from Steven Gerrard ...

    Dan Wheeler Written by Dan Wheeler about over 1 year ago 9,137 reads 31 comments

  12. 7 Most Underrated Coaches in World Football

    If you are a football club chairman or owner, having an "underrated" manager is the sharpest of two-edged swords. On the one hand, you laud his achievements against the odds...

    Dan Wheeler Written by Dan Wheeler about over 1 year ago 16,230 reads 46 comments

  13. Manchester City vs Newcastle: 5 Key Battles to Watch in Their EPL Encounter

    For Manchester City , the equation is simple: must win every game. Even if they do manage nine victories between now and the end of the season, it's very unlikely to be enough to ...

    Dan Wheeler Written by Dan Wheeler about almost 2 years ago 1,467 reads 7 comments

  14. Practice Is Making Perfect for Aston Villa's USA Keeper Brad Guzan

    Brad Guzan experienced something unfamiliar on Friday night. It wasn ’t the driving snow or the lack of visibility that almost caused the abandonment of the USA’s World Cup qualifier with Costa Rica...

    Dan Wheeler Written by Dan Wheeler about almost 2 years ago 1,210 reads 2 comments

  15. Why West Ham Coach Sam Allardyce Deserves More Respect Than He Gets

    You think you know Sam Allardyce , right? It's simple: Long ball pumped up to big striker who knocks it off to a teammate who scores. Bosh. 1-0...

    Dan Wheeler Written by Dan Wheeler about almost 2 years ago 1,351 reads 5 comments

  16. 10 Transfer Predictions for the Premier League This Summer

    There's not long to go now. The end of the season will soon be here, and chairman, owners and chief executives will get together with their managers and start plotting who they are going to recruit this summer...

    Dan Wheeler Written by Dan Wheeler about almost 2 years ago 9,817 reads 23 comments

  17. 5 Best Goals from Friday's World Cup Qualifiers

    With less than nine months to go before the final draw for the 2014 World Cup in Brazil, 62 nations took part in the latest round of qualifying matches on Friday...

    Dan Wheeler Written by Dan Wheeler about almost 2 years ago 2,853 reads 9 comments

  18. 5 Reasons Why Andy Carroll Has Been the Biggest Flop in the Premier League

    How do you judge whether a player is a flop? Firstly, they have to be a key man in that side. Maybe the team's best player, maybe the most influential ...

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  19. Premier League Relegation Race: Who Is Going Down?

    With Manchester United making their way out of the door carrying a large bulging sack with the words "Premier League Title" written on it, the rest of the season's excitement and interest now concerns the other end of the table...

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  20. 5 Reasons Why Leighton Baines Should Be a Contender for EPL Player of the Year

    With around six weeks to go in the 2012/13 Premier League season, the destination of the title appears certain with Manchester United 15 points clear at the top...

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  21. Everton Inspiration Exposes Hollowness of Manchester City's Title Bid

    Liverpool 's favourite sons The Beatles had a hit with a song that included the line "Money can't buy me love." On his return to his least favourite city, Roberto Mancini was again reminded that it still can't buy him a win there either...

    Dan Wheeler Written by Dan Wheeler about almost 2 years ago 1,061 reads 19 comments

  22. Champions League: Why Barcelona Are Now Favorites

    Eight teams. Five nations. Four ties. One dream. The draw for this season's Champions League quarter-finals generates that sort of feel you get when it's the last eight of a World ...

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  23. 7 Dirtiest Players in the Premier League This Season

    Football is all about balance. It is about balance both in a literal sense and a metaphysical one. You need balance to play football, of course, and you need it to make football interesting...

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  24. 5 Things Paul Lambert Must Do to Keep Aston Villa in the Premier League

    Aston Villa have not been relegated from the top flight of English football for 26 years. It has only ever happened to them five times in their long and illustrious history...

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  25. Why West Ham's Winston Reid Has Come of Age in the Premier League

    With ten games left in the 2012-13 Premier League season, West Ham United look well set to avoid relegation and stay in the top flight for at least another campaign...

    Dan Wheeler Written by Dan Wheeler about almost 2 years ago 2,573 reads 1 comments