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Here are the predictions for the upcoming matches if you’re planning to make some Premier League bets. After an interesting start to the season and a few upsets including Everton beating Man United on the opening day of the season, it looks like all the usual favourites are back where they belong. Tottenham v Chelsea After a difficult start to  [ Read More ]

After an incredible match the top of the Premier League, which Sir Alex Ferguson described as a ‘basketball game’, Manchester United continued their 100% start to the season. With local rivals Manchester City blowing a 2 goal lead at Fulham, the Red Devils are now two points clear at the league and 5 points clear of Chelsea. The Blues manager,  [ Read More ]

Who can win the Champions League? Top 5 contenders

1.  Fc Barcelona Big favourites to lift the trophy as the defending champions for the first time since the Uefa Champions League started. Guardiola’s team look even stronger this year after keeping all their best players and adding Cesc Fabregas and Alexis Sanchez to their team. The improving Thiago Alcantara looks like a world class player in the making and  [ Read More ]

5. Peter Crouch (Tottenham to Stoke City for £12m) Stoke City’s transfer record is a sign the club are now looking to invest serious money to challenge for European places on a regular basis. Along with Crouch they also signed Wilson Palacios (Tottenham) and Cameron Jerome (Birmingham City). The potters style of play is based on being very aggressive and  [ Read More ]

Premier League weekend round up – Winners and losers

West Bromwich Albion 1 – 2 Manchester United Manchester United already after the first game gained points advantage on most of their title rivals (Manchester City playing on Monday against Swansea). The only down side to this is that they have lost their defence (Ferdinand and Vidic) in doing so and young goalkeeper David De Gea made another awful mistake.  [ Read More ]

Oriol Romeu is a member of the Barcelona B team that finished 3rd in the Spanish second division and is currently playing for Spain in the under-20 World Cup. ‘It is a part of the squad in which we are struggling with numbers because of Michael Essien’s injury and Oriol is a player with a bright future. He still has  [ Read More ]

The coming season looks like being one of the most difficult to predict. The days where the top four was already a formality between Manchester United, Chelsea, Arsenal and Liverpool are long gone. Last year Manchester City helped by the Saudi millions finished third and two years before that Tottenham managed to break into the Champions League. Here’s the look  [ Read More ]