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Philippe Coutinho, Arouna Kone, Mahrez… Names of the Premier League, week 11

This week’s Premier League fixtures coincided with Halloween, and whilst Chelsea and Jose Mourinho once again failed to shake off their demons, there were plenty of frighteningly good performances elsewhere in week 11. Here are the star names from this week’s Premier League action… Philippe Coutinho, Liverpool Philippe Coutinho must have read our ‘Premier League underachievers […]

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Wayne Rooney, Coutinho, Chelsea FC… 10 Premier League underachievers this season so far

With 10 games gone already in the Premier League 2015/16 season we now have enough matches behind us to draw some early conclusions. Earlier this week we looked at the job security of every Premier League manager, and who’s at risk of the sack, and then we picked our Premier League team of the season so […]

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Jose Mourinho in danger at Chelsea but is your gaffer safe? Ranking all 20 Premier League managers on the Tim Sherwood Scale of Doom

We’re now 10 games into the new Premier League season and already three managers have lost their jobs. Fare thee well, Brendan Rodgers, Dick Advocaat and Tim Sherwood: You will forever stand as loving, touchline-straddling reminders of the increasingly fleeting nature of top-flight English football management in the modern era. No sooner had the wolf […]

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Everton, Southampton, West Ham and the Premier League’s New Middle Class

Seven years after the takeover of Manchester City by the Abu Dhabi United Group the Premier League has settled into a new normal. The old top four of the early-to-mid 2000s has been unseated and a new order has replaced it, with Chelsea, Arsenal, and Manchester United keeping their traditional places in the big four […]

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Joe Gomez struggles, Batshuayi stars… The JF60 best young talents in Europe review, week 1

The #JF60 Class of 2016 is our pick of the 60 most exciting young talents to watch in six major European Leagues this season. Launched last week, we looked at the most talented young players in England, Spain, Italy, France, the Netherlands and Germany, and we’ll be tracking them closely throughout the season. Let’s take […]

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Bellerin, Stones, Ibe… The JF60 2016: Top 10 best Premier League young talents to watch in 2015/16

We’ve reviewed 2014/15’s most exciting young players to watch in the Netherlands, England, Spain, Italy, France and Germany on Just Football. Now it’s time for us to announce the Just Football 60 Class of 2015/16 – the lowdown on the 60 best young players to watch in Europe this season. Here are 10 Premier League […]


Pedro, David Silva, Coloccini… Names of the Premier League, week 3

We’re into week three of the new Premier League season, and whilst you might expect form to be starting to settle down there have been plenty of intriguing twists and turns so far, not least champions Chelsea stuttering along like mid-table also-rans. But even the Blues had a turn-up for the books this week. Tom […]

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Adnan Januzaj, Lukaku, Aguero… Names of the Premier League, Week 2

It seems like ages since the 2015/16 Premier League started; Chelsea’s Eva Carneiro was on the title favourite’s bench, Dick Advocaat was the toast of the town in Sunderland and things looked ominous for Claudio Ranieri’s Leicester City. But now we’re all a week older, wiser and more desperate to sign a player before the impending […]