Sporting Preview RSS news feed http://sportingpreview.com Sporting Preview News RSS Feed sportingpreview.com en Bayern Munich v Manchester City: Starting Line-Ups Bayern Munich v Manchester City: Starting Line-Ups http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014614.php Wed, 17 Sep 2014 19:49:21 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014614.php Chelsea v Schalke 04: Starting Line-Ups Chelsea: Cech, Ivanovic, Terry, Cahill, Azpi, Matic, Fabregas, Schurrle, Willian, Salah, Remy http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014613.php Wed, 17 Sep 2014 19:45:56 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014613.php Former Tottenham Boss Must Not Replace Pardew At Newcastle Alan Pardew may be a dead man walking in the world of Premier League managers, but Newcastle could kill off their Premier League survival hopes if they opt to bring former Tottenham boss Tim Sherwood in to replace him. http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014612.php Wed, 17 Sep 2014 18:26:16 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014612.php Arsenal And Atletico Are Doomed After Opening Champions League Defeats Michael Lintorn's research suggests that week-one Champions League defeats have fatal consequences... http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014611.php Wed, 17 Sep 2014 18:20:43 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014611.php New Names Enter Leeds United Manager Market There's a new frontrunner and an unlikely second favourite in the captivating next Leeds manager market... http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014610.php Wed, 17 Sep 2014 18:14:05 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014610.php Gary Neville Says Ronaldo Manchester United Return Likely Former Manchester United defender Gary Neville has added to the speculation surrounding Cristiano Ronaldo's future after stating the club now looks more capable of luring him back to the Premier League. http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014609.php Wed, 17 Sep 2014 17:53:57 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014609.php Bayern Munich v Manchester City: The Best Three Bets After bowing out to Barcelona in the first knockout stage of the Champions League last season, Manchester City will be hoping to put up a bolder show in Europe this time round. http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014608.php Wed, 17 Sep 2014 17:49:18 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014608.php Chelsea v Schalke 04: The Best Three Bets In the third instalment of England versus Germany in the Champions League, all of which occurred last season too, Chelsea host Bundesliga strugglers Schalke at Stamford Bridge having made a tyre-spinning start to the season. http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014607.php Wed, 17 Sep 2014 17:48:51 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014607.php Bayern Munich v Manchester City: Team News Bayern Munich boss Pep Guardiola will be without attacking midfielder Franck Ribery, who has a knee injury, for tonight's Champions League opener against Manchester City at the Allianz Arena. http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014606.php Wed, 17 Sep 2014 15:36:42 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014606.php Chelsea v Schalke 04: Team News Didier Drogba is in line for a possible Champions League return after training with Chelsea on the eve of tonight's opener against Schalke 04 at Stamford Bridge following an ankle problem. http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014605.php Wed, 17 Sep 2014 15:36:21 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014605.php Liverpool Open Champions League Campaign With A Win While Arsenal Are Beaten In Germany Mike Norman brings us all the In-Play odds matched from a dramatic night of Champions League football that included some big prices traded at Anfield... http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014601.php Wed, 17 Sep 2014 15:22:31 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014601.php Bayern Munich v Manchester City: Big Match Stats And Facts Bayern Munich and Manchester City have been drawn in the same Champions League group for the third time in the last four seasons. Their head-to-head record is perfectly balanced with two wins each. http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014603.php Wed, 17 Sep 2014 15:22:00 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014603.php Chelsea v Schalke 04: Big Match Stats And Facts Chelsea are unbeaten against Schalke. They've met four times in the Champions League, with the Blues winning three games and the other encounter ending in a goalless draw. They met in last season's group stages, with Chelsea winning both games 3-0. http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014602.php Wed, 17 Sep 2014 15:21:36 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014602.php Scottish Independence: Betting Markets Heavily In Favour Of "No" And The Bookies Rarely Get It Wrong When it comes to politics, betting markets can be more reliable than the polls which offer only a snapshot of electoral mood. http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014604.php Wed, 17 Sep 2014 15:00:56 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014604.php Borussia Dortmund v Arsenal: Starting Line-Ups Arsenal: Szczesny, Bellerin, Koscielny, Mertesacker, Gibbs, Arteta, Wilshere, Ramsey, Alexis, Ozil, Welbeck http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014600.php Tue, 16 Sep 2014 19:39:31 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014600.php Liverpool v Ludogorets Razgrad: Starting Line-Ups Liverpool: Mignolet, Manquillo, Lovren, Sakho, Moreno, Gerrard, Henderson, Coutinho, Sterling, Lallana, Balotelli http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014599.php Tue, 16 Sep 2014 19:32:17 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014599.php Borussia Dortmund v Arsenal: Three Key OPTA Stats The Opta trends indicate that Arsenal won't be beaten in their Champions League opener at Borussia Dortmund... http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014598.php Tue, 16 Sep 2014 19:05:31 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014598.php Liverpool v Ludogorets Razgrad: Rodgers At Risk Of Nasty Shock With Liverpool mega favourites to conquer Ludogorets, Michael Lintorn advises backing the visitors with a two-goal headstart... http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014597.php Tue, 16 Sep 2014 19:01:54 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014597.php Manchester United Target Among Five To Watch In The Champions League Juan Manuel Iturbe may not be a recognisable name to many Manchester United fans, but the former Verona winger could be one to watch in the Champions League this term. http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014596.php Tue, 16 Sep 2014 18:47:30 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014596.php Ronaldo To Hit The Goal Trail As Champions League Group Stage Begins The Champions League group stages are back and European football expert James Horncastle picks out five ways of making a profit as the continent's leading teams return to the top table... http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014595.php Tue, 16 Sep 2014 18:27:19 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014595.php Slim Pickings For Newcastle Ahead Of Hull Visit Andy Brassell takes a look at the current state of affairs at Newcastle ahead of their weekend clash with Hull City, which of course will mean the return to St James' Park of Hatem Ben Arfa who may well sit on the bench despite knowing he can't play... http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014593.php Tue, 16 Sep 2014 18:20:43 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014593.php Chelsea Beware: Early Brids Rarely Get The Premier League Worm Four wins from four have left Chelsea odds-on for the Premier League title; Michael Lintorn presents the case for the lay. http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014594.php Tue, 16 Sep 2014 18:20:13 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014594.php Borussia Dortmund v Arsenal: Soft Centre Remains For the third time in four seasons, Arsenal visit Borussia Dortmund in the Champions League, and our Bundesliga columnist Kevin Hatchard thinks the Gunners will pick up a positive result... http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014592.php Tue, 16 Sep 2014 18:07:29 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014592.php Liverpool v Ludogorets Razgrad: Gerrard Could Find His Range Ten years on from that historic triumph in Istanbul, the Reds embark on another odyssey at the top table of European Football. http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014591.php Tue, 16 Sep 2014 18:01:38 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014591.php Audio: Rodney Marsh Says QPR Are Heading For Relegation Under Harry Former QPR hero Rodney Marsh fears his old side could be heading for relegation from the Premier League under Harry Redknapp this season. http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014590.php Tue, 16 Sep 2014 17:52:28 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014590.php RVP To Make Way For New Manchester United Megastar According To Formbook With Manchester United's heavily funded renaissance well and truly triggered following a 4-0 win over QPR, Louis van Gaal must make his first properly tough decision as manager when the Red Devils travel to Leicester. http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014589.php Tue, 16 Sep 2014 17:45:42 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014589.php Former Manchester United Man Can Sting Arsenal Jurgen Klopp's pain was there for all to see when he sold Shinji Kagawa to Manchester United in 2012. The man who was the creative hub in the side's recent league and cup double would no longer be pulling the strings for the affable German's side, and it hurt. http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014587.php Tue, 16 Sep 2014 17:37:17 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014587.php Rodgers Can Switch To 3-5-2 If Liverpool Struggle Liverpool are widely expected to see off Champions League debutants Ludogorets in comfortable fashion when the competition returns to Anfield. http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014588.php Tue, 16 Sep 2014 17:36:47 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014588.php Southampton Must Buy Manchester City's Cut-Price Utility Man Turkey is an undervalued meat in today's dietary hierarchy. Full of nutritional value, Christmas' favourite food is often derided for being too dry and perennially overlooked for the other white meat derived from a winged farm animal. http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014586.php Tue, 16 Sep 2014 17:11:10 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014586.php Borussia Dortmund v Arsenal: The Three Best Bets We run down the three best bets of Arsenal's German trip as the Champions League returns... http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014585.php Tue, 16 Sep 2014 17:10:43 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014585.php Liverpool v Ludogorets Razgrad: The Three Best Bets Reds captain has a great record in the Champions League and will be on penalty duty... http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014584.php Tue, 16 Sep 2014 17:10:16 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014584.php Cardiff City v Middlesbrough: Team News Cardiff manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer could hand new signing Bruno Ecuele Manga, who arrived from Lorient on deadline day, his debut when they host Middlesbrough in the Championship tonight. http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014583.php Tue, 16 Sep 2014 16:32:37 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014583.php Bournemouth v Leeds United: Team News Bournemouth will check on Yann Kermorgant ahead of tonight's Championship clash with Leeds United. http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014582.php Tue, 16 Sep 2014 16:32:08 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014582.php Borussia Dortmund v Arsenal: Team News Borussia Dortmund will be without injured players Marco Reus, Mats Hummels, Oliver Kirch, Ilkay Gundogan, Nuri Sahin, and Jakub Błaszczykowski for tonight's Champions League clash at home to Arsenal. http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014581.php Tue, 16 Sep 2014 16:31:40 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014581.php Liverpool v Ludogorets Razgrad: Team News Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers has confirmed that defender Martin Skrtel will not be risked in Liverpool's return to the Champions League at Anfield tonight against Bulgarian champions Ludogorets Razgrad. http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014580.php Tue, 16 Sep 2014 16:31:12 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014580.php Cardiff City v Middlesbrough: Head To Head - The Facts Middlesbrough won the last meeting 2-1 at the Riverside Stadium in March last year. http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014579.php Tue, 16 Sep 2014 14:09:40 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014579.php Bournemouth v Leeds United: Head To Head - The Facts Bournemouth won the last meeting 4-1 at the Goldsands Stadium in March - their first-ever win against Leeds. http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014578.php Tue, 16 Sep 2014 14:08:02 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014578.php Borussia Dortmund v Arsenal: Big Match Stats And Facts Borussia Dortmund and Arsenal have been drawn in the same Champions League group for the fourth time in total. It's the third time in the last four seasons. http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014577.php Tue, 16 Sep 2014 14:07:35 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014577.php Liverpool v Ludogorets Razgrad: Big Match Stats And Facts This is the first competitive meeting between Liverpool and Ludogorets. http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014576.php Tue, 16 Sep 2014 14:07:09 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014576.php Audio: Jose Mourinho Hails Chelsea Striker Costa Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho has hailed his hat-trick hero Diego Costa after Saturday afternoon's resounding 4-2 win against Swansea City at Stamford Bridge. http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014575.php Mon, 15 Sep 2014 18:50:08 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014575.php Audio: Louis Van Gaal Says The Season Starts Here For Manchester United Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal has said that the Red Devils' season starts now after the his new look side recorded their first three points of the campaign with a resounding 4-0 victory over Queens Park Rangers on Sunday afternoon. http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014574.php Mon, 15 Sep 2014 18:40:00 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014574.php Audio: Former Newcastle Goal Hero Says Pardew Has Lost The Dressing Room And Must Go Former Newcastle goal hero Micky Quinn has told talkSPORT that Newcastle manager Alan Pardew has lost the dressing room and his time at St James' must be brought to an end. http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014573.php Mon, 15 Sep 2014 18:27:18 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014573.php Audio: Former Real Madrid President Says Ronaldo Manchester United Return Is On The Cards A sensational Cristiano Ronaldo return to Manchester United could be on the cards as the Real Madrid superstar has become disillusioned with life at The Bernabeu, according to Ramon Calderon, the former president of the Spanish giants and the man responsible for taking the Portuguese striker to the Bernabeu. http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014572.php Mon, 15 Sep 2014 18:19:40 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014572.php Hull City v West Ham United: Defences Unlikely To Be On Top What's in a name? Well obviously a great deal to Hull City owner and benefactor Assem Allam, who is threatening to give away the club if he doesn't get his own way over the controversial rebranding of the team. http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014571.php Mon, 15 Sep 2014 18:08:45 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014571.php Manchester United Title Talk Premature With Chelsea Test Approaching If any song is fed through Manchester United's training ground speakers following their 4-0 win over QPR at the weekend it should be Dinah Washington's 'What a Difference A Day Makes'. http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014566.php Mon, 15 Sep 2014 16:52:35 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014566.php New Boss But Same Old Tottenham Mauricio Pochettino is the latest manager to get the task of regaining Champions League football for Tottenham. Ralph Ellis fears there are already signs that he might simply be the next to miss out. http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014568.php Mon, 15 Sep 2014 16:51:48 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014568.php Rotation Could Cost Liverpool Dear While Chelsea Look A Class Apart Dan Thomas and Mike Norman review the weekend's Premier League fixtures and provide five betting pointers based on what they've seen... http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014569.php Mon, 15 Sep 2014 16:51:16 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014569.php Hull City v West Ham United: Head To Head - The Facts West Ham have won five of the last seven meetings (W5, D1, L1). http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014570.php Mon, 15 Sep 2014 16:50:34 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014570.php Manchester United Are Back! Van-Gaalacticos Put QPR To The Sword In Impressive Performance Mike Norman brings us the In-Play odds matched from Manchester United's easy victory over QPR and how the Betfair markets have reacted to the Old Trafford outfit's thumping victory... http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014563.php Mon, 15 Sep 2014 15:51:21 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014563.php Newcastle Highly Unlikely To Sack Pardew Michael Lintorn suspects that silence at St James' Park is a sign that Alan Pardew is going nowhere... http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014567.php Mon, 15 Sep 2014 15:50:44 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014567.php Manchester United Still In The Hunt For Hummels Facing a QPR outfit that had read the script and avidly stuck to it in their first game post-deadline day game allowed Manchester United to run riot in a 4-0 Premier League win, their first of any kind under Louis van Gaal, but the 13-time champions' squad imbalance was apparent at Old Trafford. http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014565.php Mon, 15 Sep 2014 15:29:15 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014565.php Hull City v West Ham United: The Three Best Bets A host of new signings can be paraded at the KC Stadium when West Ham come to visit, with the four men Steve Bruce bought on transfer deadline day all available to make their debuts. http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014564.php Mon, 15 Sep 2014 15:23:18 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014564.php Manchester United v QPR: Starting Line-Ups Falcao starts on the bench for Manchester United... http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014562.php Sun, 14 Sep 2014 16:03:49 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014562.php Manchester United v QPR: Interesting OPTA Stats Having recruited heavily during the final days of the transfer window, the pressure is on Manchester United to win their first game of the season when they face QPR. Opta rates their chances. http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014561.php Sun, 14 Sep 2014 14:30:37 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014561.php Chelsea Goal Machine Red Hot Golden Boot Favourite Diego Costa's fast start to the campaign makes it difficult to find alternatives in the betting... http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014560.php Sun, 14 Sep 2014 14:18:00 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014560.php Ronaldo Looking Set For Manchester United Or Chelsea Move When Manchester United signed Angel Di Maria from Real Madrid this summer, it left the Spanish club's mega-star, Cristiano Ronaldo, a little perplexed. http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014559.php Sun, 14 Sep 2014 14:11:13 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014559.php Arsenal To Meet Barcelona Striker's Release Clause No sooner have Arsenal finally sealed a deal for the central striker they've been craving for two seasons are the club lining up a deal to bring in yet another one. http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014558.php Sun, 14 Sep 2014 13:55:42 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014558.php Manchester United v QPR: New-Look United Should Gain First Win Manchester United are set to unleash a raft of new signings against QPR at Old Trafford this weekend and there will likely be many neutrals (or Liverpool/City fans!) backing Harry Redknapp's team (10/1) to pull off a shock and deny Louis van Gaal's side a first victory of the campaign. http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014557.php Sun, 14 Sep 2014 13:33:04 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014557.php Manchester United v QPR: The Betfair Trader's View Opta tell us that with just two points from the opening three games this is Manchester United's worst start since 2007-08 (when they also only managed two points from three games). http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014553.php Sun, 14 Sep 2014 13:01:19 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014553.php Nottingham Forest v Derby County: Head To Head - The Facts Derby won the last meeting 5-0 at the iPro Stadium in March. http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014556.php Sun, 14 Sep 2014 12:32:55 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014556.php Manchester United v QPR: Head To Head - The Facts Manchester United are unbeaten in their last 15 league and cup matches against QPR (W12, D3), including 12 Premier League games. http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014555.php Sun, 14 Sep 2014 12:32:21 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014555.php Nottingham Forest v Derby County: Profit On Both Teams To Score Nobody will want to lose face when the two bitter East Midland rivals meet at the City Ground at Sunday lunchtime and Andy Tongue thinks that we can make nice profit opposing both teams to score... http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014554.php Sun, 14 Sep 2014 12:15:44 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014554.php Manchester United v QPR: The Big Match Tactical View Harry Redknapp has never previously won a point at Old Trafford - can he change that record against a Manchester United team struggling to adapt to Louis van Gaal's system? Michael Cox looks at both managers' tactics, while Alan Thompson gives you the betting angle... http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014552.php Sun, 14 Sep 2014 12:12:07 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014552.php Manchester United v QPR: The Best Three Bets Manchester United have made some signings of the highest calibre in recent weeks and as a result the new-look Red Devils should finally feel the benefits on the pitch with a much-needed win over visiting QPR. http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014551.php Sun, 14 Sep 2014 11:26:51 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014551.php Nottingham Forest v Derby County: The Best Three Bets There's nothing quite like an east Midlands derby to get the juices flowing and the latest instalment is a difficult one to call with early Championship pace setters Nottingham Forest the slight favourites to defeat last season's play-off losers Derby. http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014550.php Sun, 14 Sep 2014 11:23:34 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014550.php Chelsea Maintain 100% Record Thanks To Costa Hat-Trick, Newcastle Go Bottom A busy day in the Premier League with no less than eight fixtures completed and one in progress as we write. Mike Norman brings us all the significant odds matched and how the Betfair markets have reacted... http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014549.php Sat, 13 Sep 2014 19:51:56 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014549.php Liverpool v Aston Villa: Starting Line-Ups Adam Lallana starts for Liverpool, as does Mario Balotelli, despite earlier rumours that he was out through illness. http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014548.php Sat, 13 Sep 2014 17:34:03 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014548.php Arsenal v Manchester City: Starting Line-Ups Arsenal: Szczesny, Debuchy, Mertesacker, Koscielny, Monreal, Flamini, Wilshere, Ramsey, Alexis, Ozil, Welbeck http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014547.php Sat, 13 Sep 2014 12:47:33 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014547.php The Stupid Punt: This Weekend's Craziest Bets Featuring Liverpool And Manchester United The international break is done and dusted, and punters are eagerly awaiting the return of the Premier League. Not least because the weekend kicks off with a tasty clash between Arsenal and Man City, http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014546.php Sat, 13 Sep 2014 12:43:41 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014546.php Five Stats To Suggest Danny Welbeck Will Make Louis Van Gaal Eat His Words Louis van Gaal will be hoping he won't be eating his words this afternoon when Arsenal take on Manchester City. If he's not, we're sure Wayne Rooney will eat them anyway. http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014545.php Sat, 13 Sep 2014 12:35:57 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014545.php Former Tottenham Striker Now Looks Certain To Move To QPR Some abrupt words from FC Toronto's president suggest Jermain Defoe's stint in the MLS may end up being a very short one, with QPR the favourites to offer the striker a route back to the Premier League in January. http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014544.php Sat, 13 Sep 2014 12:17:21 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014544.php Five Things To Look Forward To This Premier League Weekend Including The New Look Manchester United Having to wait the best part of two weeks after the most bonkers transfer deadline day seen for many a moon, the Premier League is back following the international break and packed with hundreds of millions worth of new talent. http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014543.php Sat, 13 Sep 2014 12:08:32 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014543.php Chelsea v Swansea City: The Best Three Bets The only two teams with perfect Premier League records clash this weekend and Chelsea look likely to be the only side running at 100 per cent come the final whistle. http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014542.php Sat, 13 Sep 2014 12:01:14 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014542.php Birmingham City v Leeds United: The Best Three Bets Birmingham and Leeds have fallen far from their Premier League heyday but both will be given a reminder of those days as they kick-off in front of the watching Sky cameras this weekend. http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014541.php Sat, 13 Sep 2014 11:57:13 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014541.php Michael Owen's Weekend Premier League Picks Featuring Chelsea And Tottenham Getting carried away with one performance is never wise, but I think that Roy Hodgson has every reason to feel satisfied with a job well done after England's 2-0 victory in Switzerland on Monday night, a result that vindicated his surprise decision to include Fabian Delph in a more attacking formation than many had anticipated. http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014519.php Sat, 13 Sep 2014 11:53:37 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014519.php Arsenal v Manchester City: The Best Three Bets A fascinating Premier League encounter is in the offing at the Emirates this Saturday with both Arsenal and Manchester City looking to bounce back from previous disappointments. http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014540.php Sat, 13 Sep 2014 11:53:04 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014540.php Hull City v West Ham United: Team News Steve Bruce must decide which of his four deadline day signings are ready to feature for Hull against West Ham in Monday night's Premier League clash. http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014539.php Sat, 13 Sep 2014 11:06:41 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014539.php Nottingham Forest v Derby County: Team News Stuart Pearce has David Vaughan and Kelvin Wilson both back in his Nottingham Forest squad for the visit of rivals Derby County on Sunday lunchtime. http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014538.php Sat, 13 Sep 2014 11:06:07 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014538.php Manchester United v QPR: Team News Manchester United have Radamel Falcao, Daley Blind, Luke Shaw and Marcos Rojo all available to make their debuts in Sunday's home Premier League clash with QPR. http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014537.php Sat, 13 Sep 2014 11:02:58 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014537.php Huddersfield Town v Middlesbrough: Team News Mark Hudson is expected to make his Huddersfield debut in new boss Chris Powell's first game in charge against Middlesbrough on Saurday afternoon. http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014536.php Sat, 13 Sep 2014 11:02:30 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014536.php Birmingham City v Leeds United: Team News Birmingham will include 15-year-old defender Josh Martin in their squad for Saturday afternoon's home Championship clash with Leeds. http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014535.php Sat, 13 Sep 2014 11:02:00 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014535.php Liverpool v Aston Villa: Team News Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge will miss Saturday evening's Premier League clash with Aston Villa as he sustained a thigh strain while with England and could be sidelined for up to three weeks. http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014534.php Sat, 13 Sep 2014 11:01:30 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014534.php West Bromwich Albion v Everton: Team News West Brom goalkeeper Ben Foster is likely to return after a thumb injury for Saturday's Premier League clash with Everton at The Hawthorns. http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014533.php Sat, 13 Sep 2014 11:00:55 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014533.php Sunderland v Tottenham Hotspur: Team News New Sunderland loanees Sebastian Coates and Ricky Alvarez are both hoping to make their Black Cats debuts against Tottenham on Saturday afternoon. http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014532.php Sat, 13 Sep 2014 11:00:22 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014532.php Stoke City v Leicester City: Team News Leicester manager Nigel Pearson has a trio of new signings available ahead of the Premier League clash with Stoke on Saturday. http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014531.php Sat, 13 Sep 2014 10:59:57 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014531.php Southampton v Newcastle United: Team News Southampton manager Ronald Koeman will give new forward Sadio Mane every chance to return from international duty in time to make his Saints debut against Newcastle on Saturday afternoon. http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014530.php Sat, 13 Sep 2014 10:58:35 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014530.php Crystal Palace v Burnley: Team News Crystal Palace's club-record signing James McArthur is set to make his debut when The Eagles take on Burnley in the Premier League on Saturday afternoon. http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014529.php Sat, 13 Sep 2014 10:58:14 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014529.php Chelsea v Swansea City: Team News Chelsea striker Diego Costa will be given every opportunity to prove his fitness ahead of Saturday's Premier League clash with Swansea after withdrawing from Spain duty with a hamstring injury. http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014528.php Sat, 13 Sep 2014 10:57:54 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014528.php Arsenal v Manchester City: Team News Danny Welbeck is in line to make his Arsenal debut against Manchester City on Saturday lunchtime following his £16million deadline day move from Manchester United. http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014527.php Sat, 13 Sep 2014 10:57:36 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014527.php Hull City v West Ham United: Big Match Stats And Facts The Tigers have been reduced to 10 men in three of their last four Barclays Premier League meetings with West Ham United. http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014518.php Sat, 13 Sep 2014 09:54:11 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014518.php Nottingham Forest v Derby County: Big Match Stats And Facts Forest have won only once in their last six against Derby in league competition, losing four (D1). http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014517.php Sat, 13 Sep 2014 09:53:43 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014517.php Manchester United v QPR: Big Match Stats And Facts The Red Devils have won 10 and lost none of their 12 previous Barclays Premier League meetings with QPR. http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014516.php Sat, 13 Sep 2014 09:53:09 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014516.php Huddersfield Town v Middlesbrough: Big Match Stats And Facts Huddersfield have won only one of their last nine league matches against Middlesbrough, losing six (D2). http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014515.php Sat, 13 Sep 2014 09:52:38 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014515.php Birmingham City v Leeds United: Big Match Stats And Facts After winning five games in a row, the Blues have lost their last two against Leeds in league competition. http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014514.php Sat, 13 Sep 2014 09:52:05 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014514.php Liverpool v Aston Villa: Big Match Stats And Facts Steven Gerrard has scored 12 Barclays Premier League goals against Aston Villa; four more than versus any other side. http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014513.php Sat, 13 Sep 2014 09:51:41 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014513.php West Bromwich Albion v Everton: Big Match Stats And Facts West Brom's joint-biggest Barclays Premier League home win was a 4-0 drubbing of Everton in November 2005. http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014512.php Sat, 13 Sep 2014 09:51:14 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014512.php Sunderland v Tottenham Hotspur: Big Match Stats And Facts Sunderland scored first in both of their Barclays Premier League games against Spurs last season, but ended up losing on both occasions. http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014511.php Sat, 13 Sep 2014 09:50:40 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014511.php Stoke City v Leicester City: Big Match Stats And Facts The Potters are unbeaten in five home meetings with Leicester in all competitions (W4 D1). http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014510.php Sat, 13 Sep 2014 09:50:14 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014510.php Southampton v Newcastle United: Big Match Stats And Facts Southampton have won 10 and lost just one of 14 previous Barclays Premier League home games against Newcastle (D3). http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014509.php Sat, 13 Sep 2014 09:49:46 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014509.php Crystal Palace v Burnley: Big Match Stats And Facts The Eagles are unbeaten in nine home league meetings with Burnley (W4 D5, six clean sheets), a run that goes back to December 2001. http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014508.php Sat, 13 Sep 2014 09:49:20 GMT http://sportingpreview.com/football2014-15/2014508.php