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Premier League: August 31, 2008 (Your Running Commentary)

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Today marks the last day of Premier League football until the league returns on Saturday, September 13 when Liverpool plays Manchester United at Anfield — two whole weeks off because of World Cup qualifying matches. So here are today’s matches … Continue reading

How Chelsea Ruined Shaun Wright-Phillips

Posted on by Christopher Harris

The way Chelsea Football Club ruined Shaun Wright-Phillips is a travesty. Go back in time to 2005 and the dimunitive winger was tearing down the right wing at the City Of Manchester Stadium. The player was such a joy to … Continue reading

Premier League Wants To Be The NFL

Posted on by Christopher Harris

You may have missed an article by Oliver Kay in The Times this past weekend that featured a very revealing interview with Manchester City executive chairman Garry Cook regarding the future of the Premier League. The headline perfectly sums up … Continue reading

Premier League: August 24, 2008 (Your Running Commentary)

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Get ready for another Super Sunday of English Premier League matches. Chelsea visits Wigan, where the Blues infamously dented their Premier League title hopes in April when Emile Heskey scored a dramatic late equalizer. Manchester City, meanwhile, will hope to … Continue reading

Are Manchester City Fans Getting Fatter?

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Are Manchester City fans getting fatter or are they requesting baggier shirts for fashion reasons?! I think the former. The above image is taken from Man City’s online shop.

New Manchester City Third Shirt: Your Opinion

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Manchester City may want to quickly forget their debut performance in their new third shirt. City wore the new orange football kit for the first time Sunday when they lost 4-2 against an on-song Aston Villa side. Designed by Le … Continue reading

Premier League: Gameweek One (Your Running Commentary)

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Today marks day two of the Premier League season and our first chance to see teams such as Manchester United and Chelsea in the new season. How will Scolari fair for Chelsea, can Man United shake off the injuries and … Continue reading

Premier League Predictions: Gameweek One

Posted on by Johnathan Starling

It’s amazing how things can sometime go full circle. It feels weird blogging back here again, but it’s safe to say I’m back. For those who don’t know me, I’m Johnathan Starling. Started out blogging on the old Community and … Continue reading

Manchester City Shocked In UEFA Cup Second Qualifying Round First-Leg

Posted on by Lonnie Smetana

Manchester City are in danger of an early exit from Europe after a shock 1-0 home defeat by Danish side Midtjylland in their UEFA Cup second qualifying round first-leg match on Thursday. The loss adds to the ongoing turmoil at … Continue reading

2008/2009 Premier League Table Predictions

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Here are my predictions of how I think the Premier League will finish at the end of the 2008/2009 season. Manchester United will continue to excel, while I believe Spurs have the talent and determination to break into the top … Continue reading

Are Manchester City About To Go Into Meltdown?

Posted on by Paul Bestall

When the Vedran Corluka story broke on Thursday, it seemed nothing more than transfer speculation hitting the news wires, stoked by the usual rumour mongers and agents, desperately trying to earn a bit of corn for themselves, pushing a transfer … Continue reading

Who Has The Strongest Substitutes Bench In The Premier League?

Posted on by Christopher Harris

In the race for the Premier League title, a big factor of whether a team can succeed is not so much the talent on the pitch but rather off it. In a long season of 38 Premier League matches as … Continue reading

Scandinavian Battles Highlight UEFA Cup Second Qualifying Round

Posted on by Lonnie Smetana

The UEFA Cup (perhaps soon to be known as the Europa League as we covered a while back) is in some ways more interesting to me as the diversity of nations represented is much higher. If Michel Platini is successful … Continue reading

Manchester City Third Shirt Revealed For 2008/2009 Season?

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Manchester City’s new third shirt for the 2008/2009 season is orange, or is it? The new shirt has been uncovered on the Internet and published by our friends at Football Shirts. However, it’s quite possible that the shirt design is … Continue reading

Required Reading Material For Followers Of Premier League

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Here are several interesting articles I came across during the past few days which may be of interest to many of you passionate fans: “Soccer’s Billion-Dollar Players” — What Credit Crunch? The biggest soccer players and clubs are drowning in … Continue reading

Football Shirts and Football Kits: Widest Selection

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Football shirts, we all love them. So, for the widest online selection of football shirts for Premier League teams, visit the EPL Talk Shop. We have soccer shirts for all 20 Premiership teams from Arsenal to Wigan Athletic and every … Continue reading

'Man City And The Football Factory' Starring Mark Hughes

Posted on by Christopher Harris

No, this has nothing to do with Willy Wonka and The Chocolate Factory. Instead, it’s a true story about Manchester City manager Mark Hughes and how he’s creating his own factory under the gray skies of Lancashire. You have to … Continue reading

Premier League Teams Appearing Most Often On Setanta Sports

Posted on by Christopher Harris

In our continuing analysis of Premier League matches on TV, here are the teams that will be shown most frequently on Setanta Sports for the first few months of the 2008/2009 season, as of press time Liverpool, 7 times Everton, … Continue reading