Willie Gannon looks at Aston Villa’s decision to sack Alex McLeish after a dismal season.
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Are Roberto Martinez’s Wigan running out of steam in their quest to stay in the English top-flight?
It’s the final weekend of the Premier League season and with all the most important action taking place at the wrong end of the table, Ollie Jackson gives his thoughts on who’s going down.
The final Sunday of the domestic English Premier League season is almost upon us and BackPageFootball’s Ger McCarthy looks at the battle for survival in one of the closest relegation tussles for many years.
Every year the Premier League turns up it’s fair share of randomers, and Neil Sherwin looks at those who made a positive impact during the 2009/10 season. 1. Brian Jensen (Burnley) ‘The Beast’, as he is affectionately known, may have conceded more goals than any other goalkeeper this season (73 in the league) but it […]
This weekend sees one of the most eagerly anticipated matches of the Premier League season and one that is sure to have a real bearing on the title race. Manchester United V Chelsea As with any top four clash, the outcome of Manchester United’s game against Chelsea is almost impossible to predict. Manchester United are […]
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 […]
Wigan Athletic’s players are to pay over £15,000 in compensation to their fans who travelled to White Hart Lane for Sunday’s 9-1 mauling against Tottenham. Speaking to the club’s official website, club captain Mario Melchiot said the players disappointed with the performance and felt they had let the fans down. “We feel that as a […]
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 […]
It’s an injury-ravaged weekend of Premier League action as Arsenal and Tottenham clash in the local derby, Liverpool travel to Craven Cottage, Chelsea face Bolton at the Reebok and Man United host swine flu ridden Blackburn. Arsenal v Tottenham Hotspur, 12:45, Emirates Stadium Tottenham make the short trip over to the Emirates to do battle […]