Wednesday, December 17, 2014

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ANALYSIS: The Frenchman scored a phenomenal number of goals for a player who spent much of his career on the left rather than as a centre-forward

Monday, December 15, 2014

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Brendan Rodgers holds an unenviable record after so nearly winning the title last season, while Chelsea and Manchester City have been picking up bookings for simulation

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VOTE: In the first part of our look back at last year's biggest deals, we assess the players ranked 10 to six and ask you to tell us whether their respective moves were a success

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VOTE: In the second part of our look back at last year's biggest deals, we assess the top five and ask you to tell us whether you think their respective moves were a success

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COMMENT: The Reds were comprehensively beaten 3-0 by rivals Manchester United at Old Trafford as the Northern Irishman dropped Simon Mignolet and tinkered with his formation

Sunday, December 14, 2014

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COMMENT: The Spain international was in stunning form and made a string of fine saves to thwart Liverpool on Sunday, but can the Red Devils continue to be so reliant on him?

Saturday, December 13, 2014

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Gary Neville likened Sunday's fixture to "the Dog and Duck vs the Red Lion" although regardless of the lack of quality on the pitch, the match remains the Premier League's biggest

Friday, December 12, 2014

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COMMENT: Manchester United's humbling 3-0 defeat in March signalled the end of David Moyes' time at Old Trafford, but this time the roles are reversed

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

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COMMENT: The Frenchman smashed an unstoppable shot from 25 yards beyond Morgan De Sanctis before setting up Pablo Zabaleta to seal a famous win for Manuel Pellegrini's men

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The brooding Bosnian, perennially in the shadows of his Manchester City strike partner, carried his side to the title last season - and now he can carry them into the last 16

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COMMENT: The Red Devils have been told they have no chance of cutting short the winger's loan spell at Sporting and bringing him back to Old Trafford - and that is no bad thing

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The Anfield boss is approaching a vital winter period after crashing out of the Champions League on Tuesday, with in-form rivals Manchester United next up at the weekend

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ANALYSIS: While the English side have their house in order after being fined earlier this year, Roma are currently under investigation for regulation breaches

Tuesday, December 9, 2014

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The World Cup winner boasts a better minutes-to-goal ratio than Olivier Giroud or Danny Welbeck but will make his first start outside of the League Cup this season on Tuesday

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COMMENT: The Dutchman had all three of his team's shots and scored both of the two he directed on Fraser Forster's goal to give Louis van Gaal his fifth successive win

Sunday, December 7, 2014

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Argentina forward Sergio Aguero suffered a suspected knee ligament injury during his club's 1-0 Premier League win over Everton, leaving the champions shorn of their talisman

Saturday, December 6, 2014

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The Blues manager has settled on his first-choice starting XI and not made more than two changes match-to-match in the Premier League as he eyes an unbeaten title-winning season

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COMMENT: Cash and quality have become precious commodities within the Italian game, which is all the more reason to avoid acquiring has-beens on high wages

Friday, December 5, 2014

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Jose Mourinho's men are on the verge of recording their longest unbeaten run, while Arsene Wenger's side have won just one of their last eight trips to the Britannia Stadium

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COMMENT: Both Chelsea and Manchester United have conquered the Britannia en route to the title in recent years but the fragile Gunners have only once emerged with three points