July 20, 2011

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The Twohundredpercent Premier League Previews: Blackburn Rovers

Although the close season seems to be getting shorter and shorter, the summer is a chance for football clubs to regroup and rebuild, and it goes without saying that some clubs need more rebuilding during this break than others. Comment assent seems to have it that, in the summer of 2011, one of the Premier…

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July 20, 2011
Ian

The Twohundredpercent Premier League Previews: Aston Villa

They are amongst the pillars of the English game. They were amongst the first bastions of professionalism in the game, were founder members of the Football League in 1888, and their name immediately conjures up something almost unfathomably romantic about the history of football in this country. That said, though, Aston Villa can occasionally give…

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July 20, 2011
Ian

Playing With the Numbers: The SPL Decide Against a Ten Team League

We are now nearly five years removed from discussions about the Scottish Premier League expanding with an SPL2 division, sparking¬†a war of words with¬†Scottish Football League officials keen on retaining their say in how Scottish football would operate going forward. Since then, that plan collected a bit of dust that was kicked up regularly as…

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July 20, 2011
Ian
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