THE fixtures come thick and fast now as the Premier League enters a frantic winter period. With European fixtures out the way, this is make or break time in the season and we've got betting selections from another packed schedule of top-flight action this weekend. There's tips for out-of-form Bournemouth's trip to Chelsea, the intriguing clash at Old Trafford and Sunday's showdown between Arsenal and Man City.Chelsea vs Bournemouth, Saturday 3pm IF Frank Lampard could Cherry pick an opponent for today, Bournemouth would be right up there. Eddie Howe's side have seemingly perfected the art of staying in this division without the need to flirt with the bottom three - usually because of their performances through the winter months. Well nerves on the South Coast might start to get a little frayed, with Bournemouth coming into this game on the back of five straight defeats and one win in ten.Chelsea survived a late Lille rally to book their place in the Champions League knockout stages in … [Read more...] about Football betting tips TODAY: Premier League predictions including Chelsea vs Bournemouth plusSuper Sunday selections
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On Friday we asked you to name the four Premier League players who had played in the division in both the 1990s and this season. Then on Saturday four became five. Because Paul Robinson joined Gareth Barry, John Terry, Shay Given and Michael Carrick when he was named in the starting lineup for Burnley against Manchester City. Yes, that Paul Robinson . The former Leeds, Tottenham, Blackburn and England stopper - we say former England stopper, but there's still time and Gareth Southgate was in the stands - came into the team for his Clarets debut following an injury to Tom Heaton. It was Robinson's first appearance of any sort for two years and two months, since he turned out for Burnley's rivals Blackburn in the Championship, and his first in the Premier League since May 2012. And not surprisingly, people were a bit shocked to see him. And then, as if to underline the general weirdness of seeing Robinson back on a Premier League football pitch, he only went and played a key role in … [Read more...] about Twitter can’t believe Paul Robinson is still playing Premier League football – and getting an assist!
What is it? Why it's the meeting between runaway league leaders Liverpool and Watford, who go into Saturday's match six points (and four goals) away from a safety and a whopping 37 points adrift of Jürgen Klopp's side. When is it? Saturday December 14, 2019 - ie today. What time is kick-off? Referee Andre Marriner will get the match at Anfield under way at 12.30pm (GMT) while his assistants Scott Ledger and Simon Long will run the lines. David Coote will act as fourth official and Jonathan Moss will act as video assistant referee, with assistance from Andy Halliday. What TV channel is it on? The match will be broadcast live on BT Sport, though alternatively you can bookmark this page and follow all the action – build-up, team news, minute-by-minute commentary, reaction and analysis – right here. Watch Liverpool v Watford live on BT Sport What is the team news? Liverpool defender Dejan Lovren will miss Saturday's match against with a … [Read more...] about Liverpool vs Watford, Premier League: What time is kick-off today, what TV channel is it on and what is our prediction?
Whatever your club allegiances are, it must be great to play for Manchester United. If the Red Devils sign you, you'd be dreaming of emulating some of the great players to have passed through Old Trafford over the years - George Best, Ryan Giggs, Cristiano Ronaldo and many more. But then if it doesn't work out - and you're too good for Sunderland - then at least you know that Everton will more than likely make a move for you. And you'll probably go. Because nine players have made that particular move in the Premier League era, with mixed degrees of success. Here they all are. Andrei Kanchelskis - Moved in 1995 One of the first foreign stars of the Premier League era, flying Russian winger Kanchelskis won two league titles at United before being squeezed out of the team and joining Everton for a then club record £5m in 1995. He shone at Goodison for two seasons - including a match-winning brace in a Merseyside derby - before leaving for Italy. John O'Kane - Moved in 1998 You know? … [Read more...] about The 9 Premier League players who moved DIRECTLY from Manchester United to Everton
He will first be remembered as the man who built the most extraordinary Premier League title-winning team in history, and was not in a job long enough to see them win it, but Nigel Pearson admitted on Thursday that his reputation goes a lot further than just the Leicester City miracle. The new Watford manager, back in the Premier League after more than four years, said that he accepted his colourful reputation – ostriches, a James McArthur throat grab, and a bit more beyond – and that same reputation might also have deterred some club owners. Not so the Pozzo family, who have appointed Pearson to save Watford from relegation – a task that the new manager says is possible despite the six-point gap to safety. His last job in football was with the second-tier Belgian side OH Leuven, and Watford is his 12th appointment as a manager or an assistant. As he prepares to face leaders Liverpool at Anfield on Saturday, becoming Watford’s third manager already this season, … [Read more...] about Nigel Pearson insists Watford can avoid relegation despite having won only one Premier League match this season