Liverpool boss Klopp eyes to leapfrog Chelsea and move to Premier League summit

Jurgen Klopp will bid to guide Liverpool to the top of the Premier League once more when the Reds host Sunderland at Anfield on Saturday. But it is tight at the summit and any one of four teams could arguably be sitting looking down on their title rivals come the conclusion of weekend games. For […]

STATS: Olsson’s clearances for West Brom vs Canas’ interceptions for Swansea

West Brom vs Swansea 13:30   – Neither of these two teams have had the best of starts to the season, with neither team managing to get any wins on the board. Swansea’s Jose Canas shouldn’t shoulder too much of the blame for this, as, according to EA Sports Player Performance Index, he made 6 […]

STATS: Nolan’s shooting for West Ham vs McAuley’s interceptions for West Brom

West Ham v West Brom 15:00   – West Ham are six points clear of the relegation zone after suffering a 2-0 defeat at the hands of Chelsea in their last game.   – West Ham captain Kevin Nolan has led by example throughout the season, scoring six goals and boasting the best shots on […]

More disappointment for Sunderland fans at West Brom

Pete Sixsmith reports on another awayday disappointment,  in fact not one but – for him – two in one weekend. Can’t speak for fans of the Leeds Rhinos but it is familiar reading for Sunderland supporters … I should have known that it wasn’t going to be my weekend when a huge Melbourne Storm forward […]

TOP PLAYER STATS: West Brom vs Sunderland

– West Brom rocked Liverpool last Monday as two late goals from Gareth McAuley and Romelu Lukaku gave the Baggies a famous win at Anfield.   – Few defenders can claim to have surpassed Gareth McAuley this season, the Northern Irishman repeatedly coming to rescue for Steve Clarkes’ side.  He’s amassed a mammoth 138 interceptions […]

STATS: Liverpool vs West Brom – Fastest players, hardest workers, most shots

Liverpool v West Brom 20:00   – A stunning strike from Steven Gerrard was not enough to earn his Liverpool side a victory as they were held to a 2-2 draw at Manchester City last weekend.   – Steven Gerrard will be looking to build on his striking performance against Brazil this weekend, hopefully adding […]

In-depth player stats: West Brom vs Aston Villa

West Brom v Aston Villa, Saturday 15:00   –  West Brom threw away 3 points last weekend, as Reading came back from a 0-2 deficit to score 3 goals in the final eight minutes. The Baggies had been in total control for large parts of the match, so Steve Clarke will be looking to seeing his […]

STATS: Coloccini’s defensive work for Newcastle vs Lukaku’s on target shooting for West Brom

Newcastle v West Brom, Sunday 15:00 Yohan Cabaye scored Newcastle’s only goal as they drew 1-1 with North East rivals Sunderland Cabaye has been in providing more than goal scoring mood this season, delivering 30 crosses, the third highest in the EA SPORTS Player Performance Index Cheick Tiote was sent off in a typically competitive […]

STATS: West Brom’s Olsonn’s clearances vs QPR’s Faurlin’s hard work

West Brom v QPR, Saturday 15:00 – West Brom were denied all three points thanks to a late Aston Villa equalise, as they battled to a 1-1 draw at Villa Park. Romelu Lukaku again looked to be a threat in front of goal for the Baggies, in a match where Steve Clarke will be disappointed not […]

STATS: Last weekend’s fastest runners, assist providers and tacklers…

West Ham v Fulham – 12:45 • After a promising start to the season with a 1-0 victory over Villa, Swansea brought West Ham back down to earth subjecting them to a 3-0 defeat at the weekend • Mark Noble once again covered the most ground for the Hammers with 6.67 miles • Noble also […]

GIFs: Premier League goal of the weekend

After a summer of waiting, the Premiership returned and the opening weekend threw up some amazing results and some brilliant goals. Here are BFTGT Top 5 for you to vote for in the Poll below. 1. Demba Ba v Spurs 2. Michu v QPR 3. Alex Kacaniklic v Norwich City 4. Zoltan Gera v Liverpool […]

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