Category Archives: Statistics

Premier League: 5 talking points from the opening weekend

The first Premier League weekend has come and gone in a flash and while Manchester City, by many considered this season’s favourites, are still to open their campaign, the first nine games on the opening weekend have already provided plenty … Read more…

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Premier League vs La Liga, Bundesliga & Serie A: Which is the best?

As the dust settles on another Premier League (PL) season it feels as though this was the most exciting season in English football top flight for a long time. Despite this, all season there have been murmurs again that the … Read more…

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Euro 2012 England Squad Special: Moneyball England

Today the build up for England’s Euro 2012 campaign really begins as Roy Hodgson announces his first squad. The climax of the Premier League season has dominated the headlines these last few days, but now we can really start to … Read more…

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Is there still time for Radamel Falcao to play in the Premier League?

I remember writing an article on Radamel Falcao last summer, hoping he would come to the Premier League…obviously he didn’t and I was left disappointed. As I watched Falcao kiss the Europa League trophy last night, I reminisced about what could … Read more…

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Chelsea stat attack: Marko Marin vs Juan Mata

Well it didn’t take long, but the first signing of the summer has happened whilst we are still slap bang in the middle of some horrible April showers. On Saturday Chelsea confirmed the signing of Werder Bremen’s German international midfielder … Read more…

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Premier League Relegation Battle Special Part 1: Highs and Lows

It’s been building for months, but finally we have a relegation dogfight in full swing. Teams dangling near the trap door find that added bit of fight, passion, and sheer will power as they battle for survival. With the stakes … Read more…

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