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Premier League Saturday, Gameweek 34 Match Highlights [VIDEO]

Posted on by Christopher Harris

On a rather disappointing day in the Premier League, there still were some interesting highlights including red cards, an attempted own goal from 40 yards, clubs heading closer to relegation, and fisting-pumping managers. Here are the match highlights from Premier … Continue reading

Who’ll Avoid Premier League Relegation? Analyzing the 5 Teams In Peril

Posted on by James Bayley

The battle to beat the drop in the Premier League is heating up with just five games to go; five teams all fighting for survival and just one spot left to fight for. With Reading and QPR now as good … Continue reading

Newcastle United vs Sunderland & Stoke City vs Manchester United Match Highlights [VIDEO]

Posted on by Christopher Harris

There were two Premier League matches in action today, both of which had massive implications for the winning and losing sides. Here are the highlights of Newcastle against Sunderland and Stoke City versus Manchester United from April 14, 2013: Newcastle … Continue reading

Sunderland Manager Paolo Di Canio’s 3 Brilliant Goal Celebrations Against Newcastle [VIDEO]

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Who would have expected three brilliant goals by Sunderland and three brilliant goal celebrations by manager Paolo Di Canio, which trumped the meager goal celebrations by the players who scored the goal? Despite a goal by Newcastle United that should … Continue reading

Newcastle vs Sunderland & Stoke vs Manchester United: Open Thread

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Two Premier League matches are in store today before the FA Cup semi-final later today between Chelsea and Manchester City. Early risers will be able to catch the Tyne-Wear derby between Newcastle United and Sunderland, which kicks off (hopefully on … Continue reading

Premier League Clubs Expected to Approve Goal-Line Technology to Begin Use Next Season

Posted on by Christopher Harris

The Football Association expect the Premier League clubs to approve goal-line technology, with the technology set to be launched in the Premier League beginning with the 2013-14 season. The Premier League clubs meet on Thursday to discuss several agenda items … Continue reading

Premier League Sunday, Gameweek 32 Match Highlights [VIDEO]

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Today’s matches in the Premier League had a little bit of everything — last minute goals, players jumping into crowds, karate kicks and much more. If you missed any of the highlights, or if you want to see them again, here … Continue reading

Which Premier League Clubs Have the Best Attacking Efficiency and Defensive Resiliency? [INFOGRAPHIC]

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Which clubs have the best attacking efficiency and best defensive resiliency in the Premier League for the 2012-13 season-to-date? On the basis of attacking efficiency, the research is measured based on the number of shots taken per goal scored. For … Continue reading

The Clubs That Are The Best Crossers in the Premier League for 2012-13 To Date

Posted on by Christopher Harris

The interesting thing about most statistics is that they often reveal remarkable facts that you otherwise wouldn’t know. At least the ones that are published do. This week, we’ve looked at the footballers who have the best win percentages for … Continue reading

The Teams With the Average Youngest Age in the Premier League

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Which club has the youngest average age in the Premier League? And vice-versa, which club has the oldest average age? The answers may surprise you. First, the club with the oldest average is the one that sits at the very … Continue reading

Sunderland Manager Paolo Di Canio Says He Does Not Support the Ideology of Fascism

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Sunderland manager Paolo Di Canio says he does not support the ideology of fascism. In a statement released on the club website, Di Canio finally set the record straight on his political beliefs. “I am not political, I do not … Continue reading

Charlton Manager Refuses to be Drawn On Issue of Whether Paolo Di Canio is a Fascist: The Daily EPL

Posted on by Alex Muller

During Paolo Di Canio’s press conference yesterday in Sunderland, the Italian manager was asked by BBC journalist Dan Roan whether he is a fascist or not. Di Canio refused to answer the question and, instead, said to ask Trevor Sinclair … Continue reading

Sunderland Manager Paolo Di Canio Refuses to Deny That He’s a Fascist

Posted on by Christopher Harris

In Paolo Di Canio’s press conference this morning in Sunderland, the new manager was asked several times by BBC reporter Dan Roan to clarify whether he remains a fascist or not. Di Canio refused to do so, instead referring each … Continue reading

5 Talking Points From Premier League Gameweek 31: The Weekly EPL

Posted on by Sayantan Nandy

With nine Premier League games being played over the weekend, we bring you the points that made headlines this gameweek. 1. The Managerial Merry-go-round keeps on spinning Roberto Di Matteo, Mark Hughes, Nigel Adkins, Brian McDermott. Martin O’Neill joins the … Continue reading

Paolo Di Canio and Sunderland Attempt to Diffuse Fascist Allegations, But Open Up a Can of Worms Instead

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Sunderland Football Club released an official statement today attempting to diffuse the controversy regarding the appointment of new manager Paolo Di Canio, who — as some believe — is a self-proclaimed fascist. The club has also moved quickly to stamp … Continue reading

Paolo Di Canio Appointed Manager of Sunderland; David Miliband Resigns In Protest

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Paolo Di Canio has agreed a two and a half year deal to become the new manager of Sunderland Football Club after Martin O’Neill was sacked last night. The former West Ham United playmaker was most recently the manager of … Continue reading

Premier League Saturday Gameweek 31 Match Highlights [VIDEO]

Posted on by Christopher Harris

It was another action packed day in the Premier League with 22 goals in 8 goals for an average of 2.75 goals per match. Despite the fact that the exciting matches today were sandwiched between a boring early kick-off and … Continue reading