Posts Tagged ‘stoke city’

Football. Still a contact sport. 5

Football. Still a contact sport.

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First things first, I watched the Arsenal – Stoke game and was absolutely devastated for Aaron Ramsey. I wouldn’t wish such an injury on any player and I wish him all the best in his recovery. I sincerely hope that his healing will not deny him an inch of the pace, talent and skill that […]

This weekend's Premier League preview 0

This weekend’s Premier League preview

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Jamie Carragher celebrates his 600th game for Liverpool down south at chilly Portsmouth, Arsenal host Hull at the Emirates and Chelsea clash with West Ham in the London derby in the final gameweek before Christmas. Defender Jamie Carragher is set for his 600th appearance for Liverpool against Portsmouth on Saturday, becoming only the ninth player […]

Premier League Round Up - Week 15 0

Premier League Round Up – Week 15

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Manchester City came from a goal down to beat league leaders Chelsea at Eastlands, allowing Manchester United to close the gap at the top of the Premier League. Carlo Ancelotti’s side had taken an early lead at the City of Manchester Stadium after an unfortunate own goal by Emmanuel Adebayor, but were undone by a […]

Kitson heads to Teeside 0

Kitson heads to Teeside

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Middlesbrough have taken Stoke City striker Dave Kitson to the Riverside for two months on loan. The 29 year old is new manager Gordon Strachan’s third signing since he took over from Gareth Southgate, following the arrival of both Marcus Bent and Isaiah Osbourne. “I’m delighted Dave is coming in to bolster the squad’s numbers […]

Premier League Review: Chelsea triumph in Utd clash 2

Premier League Review: Chelsea triumph in Utd clash

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Chelsea snatch the three points from Man Utd via the head of John Terry, Arsenal hand out another footballing lesson, and devil turned hero Heurelho Gomes saves his way to three points for Spurs. Chelsea 1-0 Manchester United Captain John Terry put Chelsea five points clear of Manchester United at the top of the Premier […]

This weekend's Premier League preview 2

This weekend’s Premier League preview

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The top two sides in the Premier League go head-to-head in a mouth watering clash at Stamford Bridge, Darren Bent returns to his old stomping ground of White Hart Lane with Sunderland and Wolves host in form Arsenal at the Molineux. Aston Villa v Bolton Wanderers 15:00 Villa Park Aston Villa will be aiming to […]

Huth to sit out next three 0

Huth to sit out next three

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Stoke City defender Robert Huth has been hit with a three match ban following his altercation with Matthew Upson in the weekend’s Premiership game against West Ham. The German international admitted to the charge of violent conduct at a hearing on Tuesday after striking Upson with his arm during the Britannia Stadium encounter. Stoke must […]

Premier League Round-Up 1

Premier League Round-Up

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Chelsea overcome the challenge of Liverpool at the Bridge, Man United snatch a late draw against Sunderland, a brilliant Cesc Fabregas inspires Arsenal to six goals against Blackburn and Portsmouth finally win a game! Chelsea jumped back to the top of the table after beating Liverpool at Stamford Bridge. Didier Drogba inspired the two second […]

This week's Premier League action 0

This week’s Premier League action

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Fulham and Arsenal clash in a London derby, Manchester Utd and Chelsea both face away trips, Spurs clash with Burnley at the Lane and Liverpool host Hull at Anfield. Saturday, 26th September Portsmouth v Everton, 12:45 kick-off Everton have picked up on their poor early form with two consecutive wins, and they host Portsmouth who […]

This weekend's Premier League preview 6

This weekend’s Premier League preview

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After such a thrilling weekend of action last week, will gameweek six continue the trend? Manchester City and Manchester Utd lock horns in the highly anticipated local derby, while Chelsea and Tottenham do battle at the Bridge. Burnley v Sunderland Sunderland travel to Turf Moor hoping to inflict Burnley’s third loss in a row, on […]