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Premier League Saturday, Gameweek 20: Open Thread

Fresh after beating Manchester City at the Stadium of Light, Sunderland opens today’s Premier League football with another opportunity to see if they can knock one of the big EPL clubs off their perch — Tottenham Hotspur. The match kicks off at 7:45am ET/12:45pm UK time. Six 10am ET/3pm UK time […]

Sir Alex Ferguson is a Great Manager, But Sets Bad Example With Ugly Tirades: The Daily EPL

The controversy and drama resulting from Mike Dean’s correct decision to award Newcastle United their second goal at Old Trafford from Boxing Day continues to roll on. In today’s press conferences in England, there’s been plenty of verbal attacks from Ferguson against Pardew, as well as Pardew and Wenger against […]

Alan Pardew: Ferguson Should Have Seen Red for Accosting Officials: The Nightly EPL

Earlier in the day, we reported that The FA decided not to punish Sir Alex Ferguson for accosting referee Mike Dean and the assistant referees at the beginning of the second half of the Boxing Day match at Old Trafford. Referee Mike Dean didn’t note any misconduct in his post-match […]

Which Premier League Club Fills The Most Seats In Their Stadium?

We’re at the halfway point of the 2012-13 Premier League season, so I thought I’d share some research in regards to which clubs are doing the best off the pitch in terms of filling up the most seats available in their stadium. Sure, Manchester United continues to have the largest […]

Bild say Manchester United are Closing in on Robert Lewandowski After “Mega Offer”: The Daily EPL

Bild magazine in Germany is reporting that Manchester United are closing in on signing Polish striker Robert Lewandowski after tabling a “mega offer.” Ferguson has already said that United won’t be signing anyone in the January transfer window, so whether the story is true or not remains to be seen. A […]

7 Observations From Premier League’s Boxing Day Matches

While we romanticize about Boxing Day fixtures in English football, the two things I often forget are (1) the matches are often low-scoring encounters since the quality of the pitch and weather this time of the year isn’t the greatest, and (2) there’s often a surprise result in store. We […]

Premier League Boxing Day, Gameweek 19: Open Thread

If you had to pick one day out of the year that’s the best day to watch Premier League soccer, today is it. The next best day is the final day of the season. But today there’s everything to play for on a festive day just one day after you […]

Frank Lampard Told to Find a New Club by Chelsea: The Daily EPL

According to a newspaper report that quotes a Stamford Bridge insider, Frank Lampard has been told by Chelsea that he won’t be a part of the club’s future. Despite making his 500th league appearance start last week where he celebrated with a goal, the Chelsea veteran has been told that […]

Wesley Sneijder Agrees Deal With Tottenham, Says Report In Italy: The Daily EPL

Today Tottenham Hotspur supporters could be waking up to a brilliant Christmas present or an early April Fool’s Day present. A respected Italian journalist has revealed that Inter Milan and Dutch midfielder Wesley Sneijder will be joining Tottenham in the January transfer window. We’ll find out soon whether the report […]

Daniel Sturridge to Have Medical at Liverpool on Sunday Ahead of a £12m Move: The Nightly EPL

The big story of the day today, other than the astonishing poor refereeing in the West Ham-Everton and Manchester City-Reading matches (no, Carlton Cole shouldn’t have been sent off, and yes Gareth Barry fouled the Reading defender), is that Chelsea striker Daniel Sturridge is on the verge of a £3 […]

Premier League Saturday Gameweek 18 Match Highlights [VIDEO]

Freezing weather and pouring rain didn’t make England a perfect environment to play exciting, free-flowing football today. So, not surprisingly, most of the matches were very tense, close games with very little scoring. For readers in the United States, here are the match highlights from all of the Premier League […]

Does January Window Transfer Spending Help Premier League Clubs?

With the transfer window coming up, we can all count on one thing for certain. There will be non-stop chatter about what teams must do if they are going to “push for the top” or “avoid relegation”. Rumors and arguments will be rampant. The blogosphere will be on full hype […]

Premier League Saturday, Gameweek 18: Predictions

Here are my predictions for today’s matches in the Premier League: Wigan Athletic v Arsenal The Gunners are the favorites on paper but their recent struggles don’t invite a lot of confidence. Wigan are once again in a fight to avoid relegation but are much better at home than on […]

Rafael Benítez Drops Real Madrid Hint for His Options After Chelsea: The Nightly EPL

Here are tonight’s Premier League news headlines: Rafael Benítez drops Real Madrid hint for his options after Chelsea — The Guardian Ryan Giggs can play for Manchester United for another two years, says Sir Alex Ferguson — The Telegraph Sol Campbell says it is too easy to win England caps — […]

Worst Premier League Team of the 2012-13 Season So Far

Since we’re almost halfway through the 2012-13 Premier League season, I wanted to share my worst Premier League team for the season thus far. While there have been some incredible footballers this season, there have also been a lot of very mediocre performances. This was a lot harder to put […]

Sir Alex Ferguson Reveals Secrets of His Success to Harvard Academics: The Daily EPL

Fascinating quotes today from Sir Alex Ferguson hot on the heels of several interviews and classes he did at Harvard University where the football professor shared many secrets of his success of his managerial career — everything from dealing with top stars, what he says to players who are not […]

Alex Ferguson Rules Out Any New Signings in the New Year: The Daily EPL

Either Sir Alex Ferguson is playing mind games leading up to the January transfer window or he’s trying to manage the expectations of the fans. Either way, the Manchester United boss has come out today and ruled out any new signings in the January transfer window, saying there is no […]

Roberto Mancini Sanctioned Charges Against Mario Balotelli: The Daily EPL

Mario Balotelli’s substitution against Manchester United and his resulting strop down the tunnel could be the final time we see “Why Always Me” in a Manchester City shirt. The player has a tribunal hearing this week to protest against the £350,000 fine he received from the club for his disciplinary […]

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How Will You Spend Your Time After the World Cup?

The Dutch prepare for their World Cup semi, how will you prepare for life after the World Cup? Having returned home after two days away celebrating the 4th of July with family and friends, I find my humble abode in it’s normal state of comfort, totally empty of anything resembling […]

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