Lost in the hubbub over Manchester United’s astonishing collapse was the remarkable performance of Leicester City and Leonardo Ulloa, both new to the Premier League this season and both looking completely comfortable. The win over Louis van Gaal’s struggling side was only the latest in a long line of noteworthy results and performances.
The season started well for the Foxes, twice equalising to draw with an Everton side who, at that ...More
Manchester City face another heavyweight clash on Sunday as they look to end Chelsea’s unbeaten record and close the gap on the West London club.
Frustration will be the overwhelming emotion for City after a week where they have already faced two extremely tough tests. They were left disappointed by some of the refereeing as they drew 2-2 at Arsenal, but it was a fair result.
Manager Manuel Pellegrini then had to watch from the st...More
Everton are hoping to end a fine week both domestically and in Europe by claiming all three points against winless Crystal Palace at Goodison Park.
Two mistakes from West Bromwich Albion undoubtedly aided the Toffees’ cause in their last Premier League game, but their superiority showed for much of the encounter, and it also allowed Romelu Lukaku to score his first goal since his £28m permanent move to the club. They then ruthlessly...More
Manchester United will be aiming to show more of the form which saw them thrash Queens Park Rangers last time out as they visit fellow another promoted side in Leicester City.
For Nigel Pearson’s men, it is another very tough assignment, but despite their testing fixture list, they have looked right at home in the Premier League. Draws at home to Everton and Arsenal have been backed up with an equally impressive win at Stoke City, w...More
Tottenham will aiming to return to winning ways against a West Bromwich Albion which has struggled in the early weeks of the season and has failed to score in three matches.
Following the crushing defeat to Liverpool before the international break, Tottenham responded with the ideal performance at Sunderland, but not with the result they wanted, or their dominance deserved.
They have since earned a goalless draw at Partizan Belgra...More
Liverpool will be looking to improve on their patchy start to the season when they travel to East London to face West Ham United, who a targeting their first points on home turf.
There were plenty of positives for Sam Allardyce to take as West Ham drew 2-2 at Hull City on Monday. They played some exciting attacking football, as they did at Crystal Palace, while Enner Valencia produced a cracking finish on his full debut. Now the att...More
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