United should cut down fatigued Fulham

United should cut down fatigued Fulham

Part two of this round which marks the halfway point in the English Premier League kicks off tonight with two matches. Leicester, who are again up to third on the table, meet Chelsea while West Ham host West Brom in the evening’s late fixture. All four teams picked up...
Leicester can halt United’s winning streak

Leicester can halt United’s winning streak

Let’s get the bad news for Sheffield United out the way. Only three teams have been bottom of the English Premier League on Christmas Day and survived relegation – West Brom (2004), Sunderland (2013) and Leicester (2014). Sheffield United won’t join that trio, with...
Back to ‘normal’ after International break

Back to ‘normal’ after International break

First the good news. The next International break that will affect matches in the English Premier League is between 22 and 30 March next year. That means we can now get into the hurly burly of the league, without having to worry about players getting injured on...
Scores returning to ‘normal’

Scores returning to ‘normal’

That light you are seeing at the end of the tunnel isn’t that of an oncoming train. In fact, it’s altogether more encouraging. More like the English Premier League finally, after six riotous rounds of action, returning to a semblance of normality, writes Gary Lemke....
Rugby is back with a bang

Rugby is back with a bang

Clearly the 6 nations will see the birth of some new stars. As for me if any of them can produce a performance similar to the one Caleb Clarke gave last week for the All Blacks, then we are in for a treat. Ireland are  firm favorites but perhaps Italy on the plus...