Sleeping Giants: 4 clubs desperate to return to the Premier League
Leeds United fans breathed a huge sigh of relief following the club’s return to the Premier League after a 16-year absence in 2020. The Whites were...
Derby County/ 8 years ago
A tale of two cities, the contrasting situation of the North East
[dropcap]F[/dropcap]or a few seasons now, both of the main teams in the North East have suffered in the Premier League and...
Leeds United/ 8 years ago
Liam Bridcutt the man to power Leeds United up the table
[dropcap]A[/dropcap]lthough the summer transfer window is widely acknowledged as the last chance for the top clubs to strengthen before the new...
Features/ 8 years ago
Overturning Collocini’s red card highlights football’s refereeing problems
[dropcap]I[/dropcap]n football, we like to talk a lot about culture. Clubs, fanbases and even cities all seem to have a particular way...
Newcastle United/ 8 years ago
The Allardyce factor adds spice to Sunderland’s North East derby with Newcastle
[dropcap]A[/dropcap]lthough much of the Premier League spotlight this weekend will be focussed on Old Trafford for the meeting of cross-city rivals...
Leicester/ 8 years ago
Sunderland: Will they ever get out of their rut?
[dropcap]I[/dropcap]f the new season is supposed to spring optimism around a football club, then somebody better tell Sunderland. The last-gasp side...
Southampton/ 8 years ago
Three excellent, under-rated Premier League loan signings
[dropcap]A[/dropcap]fter a tormenting summer of transfer rumours, rumblings and sagas, the Premier League returns later today to give the game’s purists...
Sunderland/ 8 years ago
What now for struggling Sunderland?
[dropcap]H[/dropcap]aving seen their manager sacked, star player Adam Johnson arrested and a heavy 4-0 defeat at home to struggling Aston Villa, it...
Features/ 8 years ago
Wes Brown’s red card at Manchester United shows it’s time for more technology to aid referees
[dropcap]L[/dropcap]ast weekend referee Roger East hit the headlines by sending off Wes Brown. An error that was later corrected when the...
Aston Villa/ 8 years ago
Premier League relegation battle faces important weekend
[dropcap]N[/dropcap]o team is yet a cast iron certainty to drop out of the Premier League but this weekend sees fixtures that could...