Tag Archives: Premier League

GUARDIOLA FEELS THE PRESSURE

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola cracked under the pressure in a recent press conference by insisting that the Press count their Charity Shield victory as a proper title win!

The Citizens won the League Cup for the third season running with a 2-1 triumph over Aston Villa at the Wembley and that meant that they picked up a second silverware for the season after the Community Shield triumph over Liverpool in August. Continue reading

Can Liverpool leapfrog arch enemies Manchester United?

Getting one over on arch rivals Manchester United at Anfield would be sweet revenge for the painful 3-0 defeat at Old Trafford, but the upcoming game could mean so much more to Liverpool than mere bragging rights.

The Reds have put themselves in a wonderful position to challenge for a consecutive top four finish, but with just nine Premier League fixtures remaining, securing three points has become much more important than performing well.

With Chelsea and Manchester City looking relatively secure to finish in the top four, Liverpool find themselves in the midst of a five-horse race for the two remaining Champions League spots, and while the Reds may arguably be the most in-form side, facing the team directly above them will be their biggest challenge yet. Continue reading

Buying Success

Is the Premier League all about how much money you can spend (a bit like Formula One)?

Liverpool have spent the fifth most amount of money, but ae punching above their weight by finishing above that – who would have thought that Stoke had spent more than us over the last 5 years? Continue reading