Who’s the greatest Premier League centre half of all time?

As Manchester United confirmed the £31m signing of Benfica’s Swedish centre half Victor Lindelof this week, I saw an interesting question asked by one of the MUFC fan accounts on Twitter (which I am seeing more and more of in the last year or so):

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Spurs keep progressing despite their cup woes

In what is widely regarded as one of the toughest away days in the Premier League now Sam Allardyce has asserted his influence on the side, Spurs battled to a 1-0 win last night to cut the gap to leaders Chelsea back to 4 points.

Whilst Spurs’ actual performance last night was far from their best of the season, many fans would agree with me when I say that was the kind of game that they would have lost in previous seasons – especially following the FA Cup Semi-Final defeat to Chelsea on Saturday which would have undoubtedly had an effect on confidence and morale heading into the game at Selhurst Park. Continue reading “Spurs keep progressing despite their cup woes”

Are Chelsea running out of steam?

As Jose Mourinho masterminded a hugely impressive 2-0 victory over runaway leaders Chelsea at Old Trafford on Sunday, many fans and experts began asking the same question:

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Who’s going to finish in the top 4?

With the league title all but wrapped up following Chelsea’s win over Manchester City on Wednesday, most people’s focus is now on the battle for the top four and who will qualify for the coveted Champions League next season. Continue reading “Who’s going to finish in the top 4?”

Reaction to the FA Cup Semi Finals.

Chelsea v Tottenham Hotspur

Manchester City v Arsenal

I would say that the four quarter-finals went the way of the teams who were expected to qualify. Chelsea made hard work of beating Manchester United in the tie which was too close to call, although they could’ve won by two or three goals more if it wasn’t for David de Gea’s performance in the United goal. With Keylor Navas putting in some less than sparking performances for Real Madrid this season, United fans must be fearing the worst when the Summer transfer window opens. Continue reading “Reaction to the FA Cup Semi Finals.”