Is Brentford’s Fan Ownership The Model for the Rest of the Football League?
Is Brentford’s Fan Ownership The Model for the Rest of the Football League?

“Too Big for This League,” “Too Big for This League,” “We’re the Barcelona,” “Of the Lower Leagues,” Fan Ownership at Barcelona is well known throughout the world but not many know about the Fan Ownership at West London’s very own Barcelona…. Brentford Recently we have all seen the invasion of […]

Whatever Happened to Michael Ricketts? (Who Are Ya)
Whatever Happened to Michael Ricketts? (Who Are Ya)

‘WHO ARE YA?’ is a new weekly feature on EPL Talk that profiles players who have been capped for England and fallen from grace and players who never really reached their full potential, with the help of some anecdotes .Feel free to give some feedback on the article and your […]

Can Norwich City and Queens Park Rangers Stay Up This Season?
Can Norwich City and Queens Park Rangers Stay Up This Season?

Apart from The Gaffer waxing lyrically about Swansea, there has not been that much on the other two promoted sides here on EPL Talk. It has been quite a year for QPR and Norwich but what did 2011 mean to them and what could happen to them in 2012? Norwich […]

Whatever Happened to Francis Jeffers? (Who Are Ya?)
Whatever Happened to Francis Jeffers? (Who Are Ya?)

‘WHO ARE YA?’ is a new weekly feature on EPL Talk that profiles players who have been capped for England and fallen from grace and players who never really reached their full potential, with the help of some anecdotes .Feel free to give some feedback on the article and your […]

Whatever Happened to Jon Stead? (Who Are Ya?)
Whatever Happened to Jon Stead? (Who Are Ya?)

‘WHO ARE YA?’ is a new weekly feature on EPL Talk that profiles players who have been capped for England and fallen from grace and players who never really reached their full potential, with the help of some anecdotes. Feel free to give some feedback on the article and your […]

Whatever Happened to James Beattie? (Who Are Ya?)
Whatever Happened to James Beattie? (Who Are Ya?)

‘ WHO ARE YA?’ is a new weekly feature on EPL Talk that profiles players who have been capped for England and fallen from grace and players who never really reached their full potential. If you’ve got any ideas for players for me to do in the future just mention […]

Are Premier League Clubs Holding the Football League to Ransom?
Are Premier League Clubs Holding the Football League to Ransom?

The EPPP (Elite Player Performance Plan) is about to set in and is due to drastically change the way youth players are developed in England.  The changes will begin in the 2012-2013 season and it will mean that academies are set up in a four tier system and it will […]

Newcastle United: Loving the Surprise Team Of The Season
Newcastle United: Loving the Surprise Team Of The Season

After the incredible 6-1 win against Manchester United, Manchester City are now the leaders of the Premier League, five points clear of their Mancunian rivals. However the surprise story of this season so far though is Newcastle United, with the Magpies in fourth on 19 points. Last season the North East […]

Wigan Athletic’s Time in the Premier League Is Coming to an End
Wigan Athletic’s Time in the Premier League Is Coming to an End

Wigan Athletic are in the bottom three, along with North West neighbours Bolton and Blackburn, after an abysmal run of six losses on the trot. They are much maligned for their poor attendances despite football being Wigan’s second sport behind rugby league and the club faces competition for fans from […]

West Bromwich Albion Can Finally Stop Being A Yo-Yo Club
West Bromwich Albion Can Finally Stop Being A Yo-Yo Club

West Brom are clearly recognised by most Premier League fans and pundits as the yoyo team of the division. Over the last 10 years they have been promoted to the Premier League four times and relegated three times. Even their now classic BOING BOING celebration sort of represents their predicament […]