Big money signings equal big money gambles

How many of the top ten most expensive British transfers have gone on to be a success at their clubs?

Manchester City 3 – 1 Liverpool – Champions reign supreme over last season’s runners up

For all the impressive commitment and dynamism of Liverpool in the opening phases of the game, Manchester City’s superior physicality, together with their ruthless efficiency in converting their chances led them to a comfortable victory in this early season clash between last season’s top two.

Arsenal 2 – 1 Crystal Palace – below par Gunners dig deep to win

Aaron Ramsey strikes late to give the Gunners an opening day win, while Crystal Palace rue mistakes while defending set pieces. Find out how the game was won and answers to the big questions facing the Gunners and the Eagles in the weeks ahead.

United’s opening day defeat a reminder changing manager is no quick fix

The hype machine has been in overdrive this summer about the tactical brilliance of Louis van Gaal, and the transformative impact the new manager was likely to have at Old Trafford. So it will have come as a big shock to most to see his United side suffer a home defeat to Garry Monk’s unfancied […]

Ten years of Newcastle v Sunderland

Which of the North East giants have enjoyed most success in the last decade?

Ten years of Arsenal v Tottenham

How has the North London rivalry evolved over the last ten years?

Which Premier League clubs are most addicted to buying and selling players?

Is it possible to compete in the Premier League without regularly trading players?

Which part of the transfer market has your club been shopping in?

Is the Premier League really full of big spenders? Can clubs succeed without paying top prices?

Three teams that must…improve their attack

Goals win games, and Crystal Palace, Newcastle and Hull each need more goals next season.

What does it take to survive in the Premier League?

Does 40 points guarantee survival? Can you stay up with a poor goals record?