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Premier League – Chelsea vs Hull City Predictions

Posted on 18 Aug, 2013, by in Soccer

It’s hard to ask for an easier way to begin the season for a team like Chelsea, aspiring to claim back the Premier League title for the first time in four years, than receiving newly promoted Hull City, even if the Tigers have made it difficult for the Europa League champions in the past. More

Steven Gerrard Hat-Trick in Liverpool Derby Means Newly Found Hope

Posted on 14 Mar, 2012, by in Soccer

Steven Gerrard scored the first hat-trick in a Merseyside derby since Ian Rush’s three goal performance for Liverpool in 1986. Gerrard celebrated his 400th Premier League appearance for the club in the best way possible, leading the Reds to a 3-0 win over Everton and possibly opening up a window of opportunity and hope for a successful finish to a disappointing season. More

Alex Ferguson & Manchester United Doing it Again

Posted on 12 Mar, 2012, by in Soccer

Alex Ferguson always talks about hitting the stride around late February, pulling into March, April and May in full force. You can drop point earlier on, but it’s important to be at your best in the months that matter. Manchester United, beating WBA 2-0 and climbing to the top of the Premier League at the expense of Manchester City, are doing exactly that. More

QPR & Clint Hill Next Victims of No Goal Line Technology

Posted on 11 Mar, 2012, by in Soccer

QPR losing at Bolton 2-1 didn’t just make Premier League survival much more complicated. They have every right to feel aggrieved by the scoreline, not just because of being the better team through the 90 minutes, but because of Clint Hill scoring a goal in the 19th minute, which wasn’t recognized by Martin Atkinson or his linesman, resulting in yet another example of why we need goal line technology. More

Should Liverpool Consider Replacing Kenny Dalglish?

Posted on 11 Mar, 2012, by in Soccer

Kenny Dalglish watched his Liverpool players delivering one of their worst performances of the season, a 1-0 defeat at Sunderland, the team’s third straight Premier League loss. No talk of Champions League, and even the seventh position isn’t a done deal, with Sunderland, Stoke, Everton and Fulham all capable of beating Liverpool to the spot at the current rate. More

Mid Season Top Scorers in Europe’s Top Leagues

Posted on 24 Dec, 2011, by in Soccer

From Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi in the La Liga, with Van Persie and Mario Gomez in England and Germany, through German Denis and Olivier Giroud in Italy and France, here are the leading scorers in the top European leagues so far in the 2011-2012 season. More

David Silva is Just Enough (Manchester City vs Arsenal)

Posted on 18 Dec, 2011, by in Soccer

David Silva was all Manchester City need to keep Arsenal out of the title race, as the Spanish wiz scored the winner in the 53rd minute to give City a 1-0 win and regain the lead over Manchester United (two points) as we enter the hectic Christmas period. More

Frank Lampard Super Sub (Chelsea vs Manchester City)

Posted on 12 Dec, 2011, by in Soccer

Frank Lampard came off the bench to score Chelsea’s winner over Manchester City, beating the league leaders for the first time in the Premier League this season 2-1. Mario Balotelli scored the opener after 60 seconds, Raul Meireles, later substituted by Lampard, equalized for Chelsea. More

Arsenal Won’t Manage to Hang on to Robin van Persie

Posted on 12 Dec, 2011, by in Soccer

Robin van Persie is so hot right now, he has his own goalkeeper kissing his boot after matches. Due to his fantastic form for Arsenal, the Gunners captain won’t be playing for them much longer. More

Liverpool Can’t Just be About Luis Suarez

Posted on 11 Dec, 2011, by in Soccer

Luis Suarez broke a long scoring drought with his winning header for Liverpool against QPR (1-0), but Kenny Dalglish has got to find someone else to share the offensive load at Anfield as clearly the team struggles with just one capable striker. More