Browsing English Premier League

Benjamin Mendy

Premier League – Defending Champion & Main Contender Start Off on the Right Foot

Posted on 12 Aug, 2018, by in Soccer

The opening weekend of the Premier League included very little surprises, and the same went for the preseason favorites to battle for the title, Liverpool and defending champions Manchester City, comfortably clinching their first 3 points of the campaign. More

Ruben Neves

Premier League: How Did the Newly Promoted Teams Do

Posted on 11 Aug, 2018, by in Soccer

A lot is expected of the newcomers to the Premier League this season, especially Wolves and Fulham; less so of Cardiff. However, only one point from a possible 9 was achieved in the Premier League’s opening weekend. More

Mourinho, Pochettino

Premier League: The Curious Summer of Manchester United & Tottenham

Posted on 10 Aug, 2018, by in Soccer

One team finished in second place last season, but is heading into the 2018-2019 Premier League campaign shrouded by negativity. The other has finally established itself as a immovable top 4 side, yet their lack of transfer activity puts everything into doubt. More

Maurizio Sarri

Chelsea FC – Maurizio Sarri Needs Patience & Time

Posted on 6 Aug, 2018, by in Soccer

The oh-so-easy to press panic button at Chelsea still hasn’t been called into action, but worried minds are contagious. Still, it’s hard to expect Maurizio Sarri to conjure magic, especially when his football philosophy is very different than what Antonio Conte implemented in two years at Stamford Bridge. More

Klopp

Liverpool FC – The Unfamiliar Burden of Being Favorites

Posted on 22 Jul, 2018, by in Soccer

With just under £175 million spent on new players this summer by Liverpool comes the unusual, at least in the Premier League era, labeling of title favorites. More

Jose Mourinho, Antonio Conte

Manchester United: A Weird, Trophyless Season

Posted on 19 May, 2018, by in Soccer

Manchester United and Jose Mourinho finish the 2017-2018 season with nothing to boast about after losing 1-0 in the FA Cup final to Chelsea. More

Roberto Firmino, Mohamed Salah

Ranking Liverpool FC Priorities for the Next Few Months

Posted on 13 May, 2018, by in Soccer

As the 2017-2018 Premier League season comes to an end for Liverpool with a top 4 spot guaranteed, Mohamed Salah setting new scoring records and a Champions League final awaiting, it’s a good opportunity to review the club’s main priorities for the coming months, including that match at the end of May against Real Madrid. More

Pep Guardiola

Despite Manchester City Championship, Pep Guardiola Still Has Plenty to Prove

Posted on 15 Apr, 2018, by in Soccer

There’s always something a tad anti-climatic about winning the league championship without actually being on the field to do it. Manchester United losing to West Brom clinched the Premier League title for Manchester City, their third in the EPL era, fifth overall and the first in the Pep Guardiola regime. And still, the disappointing finish to their Champions League campaign leaves an aftertaste of bitterness amidst the sweetness of the champagne. More

Jose Mourinho

Jose Mourinho Preparing His Potential Manchester United Exit

Posted on 18 Mar, 2018, by in Soccer

Always a divisive figure, Jose Mourinho in 2018, en route to complete his second season as the manager of Manchester United, is becoming more and more known as a sideline figure that can’t keep its mouth shut instead of a successful coach gobbling up every title in its path. More

Salah

The Mohamed Salah Show (Liverpool vs Watford)

Posted on 17 Mar, 2018, by in Soccer

Originally, this was supposed to be an article about the best goal of the weekend. But Mohamed Salah kept scoring, finishing with 4 goals and 1 assist in the 5-0 thrashing of Watford by Liverpool on a snowy Anfield pitch. So it became an appreciation post to the man fans nickname and sing to ‘Egyptian King’. More