Referee Mike Dean is just one red card away from brandishing his 100th in Premier League - and what better game to celebrate a centurion of sending-offs than Manchester City taking on Chelsea at the Etihad Stadium?Pep Guardiola's side will be looking to exact revenge on Chelsea on Sunday, who were the side to end the Citizens' unbeaten start to the season in December with a 2-0 win at Stamford Bridge.EUROPEAN SOCCER LIVE & IN HD ON DAZN | DAZN CAA win over the Blues would put pressure on Liverpool in the title race, who play a day earlier. Should the Reds draw or lose to Bournemouth on Saturday and Man City win at the Etihad, Man City will go clear at the top of the Premier League table.Though Man City will have the title on their minds as they prepare for the massive showdown, they need to also be on their best behaviour under red-card happy Dean who will oversee the game.The Wirral-born official will be the first Premier League referee to reach a century of dismissals should he … [Read more...] about Which referee has red carded the most players in Premier League history?
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Top 5 / Top 10 48 // 27 Dec 2018, 22:26 IST SHARE We are right on the half of the season in English Premier League. 19 game weeks are behind us. Liverpool currently leads the title race with 7 points ahead of Pep Guardiola's Manchester City who lost their last two games against Crystal Palace and Leicester City.It all indicates that this could be the most interesting season in the past few years with big battles to happen at the top and also at the bottom of the table. In this period of the year, it's a perfect time to make some mid-season reviews. In this article, we will rank the 5 best players in the Premier League so far this season.#5 Harry Kane (Tottenham Hotspur)The fifth best Premier League player so far this season is Harry Kane. Mauricio Pocchetino's squad enjoys quite an excellent season as they are currently second with 6 points behind the leaders.Their this achievement is unimaginable without Harry Kane. The England captain scored 12 … [Read more...] about Ranking the 5 Best players in Premier League so far this season
News 11 Dec 2018, 08:22 IST SHARE What's the story?Tottenham Hotspur star Dele Alli has hailed Barcelona ace Lionel Messi as the best in the world ahead of the North London side's clash with the Catalan giants.In case you didn't know...Spurs are set to face the five-time European Champions tomorrow in a crucial Champions League clash that could either see them move to the knock-out stages of the competition or crash out of it entirely.While Barcelona are already through to the next stage of Europe's top competition, Tottenham's future is still up in the air after they earned a point following losses to Inter Milan and Barcelona as well as a draw with PSV in their first three games in the competition. They have since made up for the bad start and are now at seven points.The heart of the matterAhead of the clash, Dele Alli has heaped praise on Barcelona talisman Messi calling him the best in the world (via Goal): "He [Messi] is a player that everyone idolised because of what he's … [Read more...] about ‘Lionel Messi is the best player in the world and a joy to watch,’ says Deli Alli
By golly we're already in December which means it's time to find out who the best 20 players in the Premier League were for the previous month! Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang was the winner of our hallowed internet prize in October but November was a weird one, had an international break, and this list takes in the games that took place on the 2nd and 3rd of December too. Using a combination of having watched a ludicrous number of games and the power of statistics, below is a ranking of the players to have really performed above their average over the last four games. 20. Alisson (Liverpool) In at number 20 is very expensive goalkeeping man Alisson, who made 10 saves - a 91 per cent save ratio - in a defence which nobody seems to be able to breach. That only actually happened once in November during the 1-1 draw with Arsenal but Alisson brings a lot more to the table than just his ability to stop people from scoring. The composure and technique shown when passing the ball … [Read more...] about The 20 best players in the Premier League, November 2018
Mourinho says United can no longer sign best players from Premier League rivals BelfastTelegraph.co.uk Jose Mourinho believes the Premier League landscape has changed to such an extent that Manchester United are no longer able to entice their rivals with big-money offers for players. https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/sport/football/premier-league/manchester-united/mourinho-says-united-can-no-longer-sign-best-players-from-premier-league-rivals-37584528.html https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/sport/football/premier-league/article37583269.ece/ded88/AUTOCROP/h342/bpanews_e294f050-b5cd-40c2-9e23-fa119723d405_1 Email Jose Mourinho believes the Premier League landscape has changed to such an extent that Manchester United are no longer able to entice their rivals with big-money offers for players. United were once the financial powerhouses in the English top-flight but the proliferation of billionaire owners and the lucrative broadcast deals means other clubs no longer feel obliged to … [Read more...] about Mourinho says United can no longer sign best players from Premier League rivals