Premier League records that will probably never be broken features Arsenal, Liverpool, Man Utd

People say records are there to be broken, but some are there to stay for an eternity. We give you 14 Premier League records that will probably never be bettered.   Most consecutive seasons as manager (22)From 1996 until 2018, Arsene Wenger was manager of Arsenal, meaning he was in charge for a colossal 22 … Read more

How every Premier League team would have ranked in Haaland’s points-based system

Alfie Haaland revealed in the documentary ‘Haaland: The Big Decision’ that he and his son Erling used a points-based system to decide which club to join from Borussia Dortmund. It’s not clear exactly what all the criteria were, but five were mentioned. Only seven clubs made the shortlist but we thought it might be fun … Read more

problems Prem managers should have addressed during international break

Mikel Arteta needed only to spread the love, while the likes of David Moyes, Steve Cooper and Brendan Rodgers have had their work cut out during the international break. Here’s the most pressing issue each manager has had to address over the last fortnight. Or in some cases, four weeks…   Arsenal – keeping everyone … Read more

Ranking clubs by how knackered they will be in seven weeks

The international break is over, and it’s back to a nice quiet bit of of domestic football. For six mad weeks before we all have to stop so they can sneak a little World Cup in. There is a really quite insane amount of football to get through before Qatar, so who’s got it worst? … Read more

One player per club worried about the World Cup as Premier League returns…

Three Arsenal players are second-guessing the Brazil coach, a 146-cap veteran is sweating, while a West Ham winger has a Man Utd star breathing down his neck. With the Premier League returning this weekend, here are 20 players all stewing over their World Cup prospects…   Arsenal – Gabriel MartinelliThe last Brazil squad before the … Read more

How far has Harry Maguire dropped in our top 50 ranking?

If you are new to the England ladder then this is how it works – this is an approximation of Gareth Southgate’s thoughts on England. Not ours. But Gareth Southgate’s. Which is why Harry Maguire is not jettisoned. Southgate will choose a 26-man squad in October that will then be finalised in November ahead of … Read more

The ten best players England must be careful not to lose to other countries, including Chelsea pair

In the modern day it is weird for a player not to be eligible to represent about 15 different countries. England must be wary over these ten.   10) Jack HarrisonStuck so high on this list purely on the basis that his international eligibility is the subject of mild fascination, uncertainty, claim and counter-claim. Jack … Read more

Ranking all 23(!) Premier League managers from the season so far

Is it ideal to do a manager rankings piece when there are two Premier League managers who haven’t yet taken charge of a single game for their current clubs? No. Does the international break mean we’re going to do it anyway? Obviously yes. Mainly because there’s a lot of lads who have done/are doing really … Read more

TEN things we learned from the Premier League this weekend

Sandwiched between last weekend’s disruption and the upcoming international break, the Premier League returned on Friday to provide fans with a slightly reduced schedule this weekend. Although Chelsea, Liverpool, Manchester United, Leeds, Brighton and Crystal Palace all missed out, the weekend’s action still provided managers with plenty to chew over — and each Premier League … Read more

Which Premier League clubs will be affected worst by call-ups?

For some managers, the World Cup will be a lovely break. Others will be fretting like f***. Here’s how we’ve ranked the clubs by how much they might be affected…   Long before the recent Premier League postponements there has been concern over what a mid-season World Cup would mean for Premier League clubs and … Read more