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Revealed! The number of shots it’s taken before each Premier League team has conceded a goal this season

21 Sep

There are games where shot after shot doesn’t get quite go close enough, but there are others where almost every effort comes off. Liverpool’s defence, for example, has been the source of immense frustration already this season, but just how poor have they been at defending strikes on goal? talkSPORT.com have found out how many shots […]

Premier League table: How Mark Lawrenson’s predictions this season compare to actual standings

20 Sep

Predicting Premier League results is a tricky business, as players of talkSPORT Predictor will tell you. And Mark Lawrenson, who sticks his neck out every week to hazard a guess over the scoreline of the action, will no doubt agree. So, while we might only be five games into the 2017/18 season, talkSPORT.com couldn’t resist having a […]

Premier League table: How Mark Lawrenson’s predictions this season compare to actual standings

19 Sep

Predicting Premier League results is a tricky business, as players of talkSPORT Predictor will tell you. And Mark Lawrenson, who sticks his neck out every week to hazard a guess over the scoreline of the action, will no doubt agree. So, while we might only be five games into the 2017/18 season, talkSPORT.com couldn’t resist having a […]

The last time each of the Premier League’s current 20 clubs were top of the league – revealed!

16 Sep

If Watford beat Manchester City this weekend they will go top of English football’s premier division for only the second time in the club’s 136-year history. The last time the Hornets were in top spot – well, you can find out how long ago that was by checking out the countdown above, as well as […]

The last time each of the Premier League’s current 20 clubs were top of the league – revealed!

15 Sep

If Watford beat Manchester City this weekend they will go top of English football’s premier division for only the second time in the club’s 136-year history. The last time the Hornets were in top spot – well, you can find out how long ago that was by checking out the countdown above, as well as […]

Premier League managers’ distance from their birthplace to the club they manage revealed

14 Sep

Roy Hodgson is back in football, having been appointed the new Crystal Palace manager.  The Eagles ran out of patience very quickly with Frank de Boer, getting rid of him after four games in charge of the south London club.  Hodgson now has the chance to rebuild his reputation after England’s Euro 2016 shambles and […]

Premier League managers’ distance from their birthplace to the club they manage revealed

13 Sep

Roy Hodgson is back in football, having been appointed the new Crystal Palace manager.  The Eagles ran out of patience very quickly with Frank de Boer, getting rid of him after four games in charge of the south London club.  Hodgson now has the chance to rebuild his reputation after England’s Euro 2016 shambles and […]

Revealed! The 20 players with the best strike rate in Premier League history

12 Sep

The weekend’s action wasn’t short of goals, with Sergio Aguero and Harry Kane both reaching landmarks for their club. Aguero became the highest-scoring non-European player in Premier League history, while Kane hit 100 (and 101) goals, in all competitions, for Tottenham. And their achievements led talkSPORT.com to see where the pair rank among those with the best […]

The oldest surviving English football records, including Arsenal’s goalscoring and Tottenham’s victories

12 Sep

Crystal Palace endured a terrible weekend which resulted in Frank de Boer losing his job as manager on Monday morning. Their 1-0 defeat at Burnley on Sunday meant Palace lost all their first four league games of the season without scoring a goal, becoming the first team to manage such a dreadful feat since Preston […]

Every Premier League manager’s biggest ever defeat revealed as Liverpool boss suffers joint-worst career loss

11 Sep

It was a bad Saturday for Jurgen Klopp as he watched Liverpool lose 5-0 to Manchester City to fall to eighth in the Premier League table. The result was doubly bad for Klopp as it became his joint-biggest ever defeat as a football manager, coming 11 years after his Mainz side were defeat 6-1 by […]