Premier League Blogs

Premier League 2017/18 Initial thoughts on relegation issues.

Jun 30th, 2017 at 13:58 davidg3907 on Premier League 0 comments 138 views

These are my initial thoughts on this season’s battle. There will be a pre-season update and occasional updates during the season. The top 7 teams from last season are not expected to get involved so I shall concentrate on the 13 that, to varying degrees, may. A bit of background information. The six at the head of the market generally contains the promoted teams. In the 22 seasons since the reduction to …

Were 2016/17 Premier League stats in line with 10 year averages?

Jun 14th, 2017 at 21:04 davidg3907 on Premier League 1 comments 195 views

It is always an interesting time when one season’s spreadsheets are done and dusted. New ones can then be prepared including a few modifications or additions. I now have 10 years worth of data in most fields so averages and trends are becoming more reliable, while fluctuations can still affect them. So which statistics can be compared over the 10 seasons? I use BOKO (Best Odds at Kick Off) as a starting …

Crystal Palace Season Review and 2017/8 Preview

Jun 2nd, 2017 at 22:56 Ralfie1982 on Premier League 0 comments 393 views

Crystal Palace Season Review and A Look to 2017/8 Hi everyone and welcome to my blog, here I will give you a bit of an overview of the what happened last season, a couple of highs and maybe one or two lows, I will look at what I think we need to do next season, who we should need to sign and how I see next season going If you …

Bournemouth 2016/17 Season Review

May 30th, 2017 at 01:28 evasivechicken on Premier League 0 comments 108 views

Another season, another historic milestone achievement for Eddie Howe and the Cherries. There were undoubtedly moments of concern but in the end, a sixth consecutive league high finish illustrates not only how far Bournemouth have come but how far they are willing to push to cement themselves among the elite. Best Performance Bournemouth made the headlines around the world last season with wins against Chelsea and Manchester United and picked up where …

LEICESTER CITY. Reflections on 2016/17 and early thoughts for 2017/18.

May 29th, 2017 at 13:32 davidg3907 on Premier League 0 comments 148 views

As one of OLBG’s football bloggers, I have had three very different seasons covering the Foxes. The adventure commenced after the memorable 5-3 victory against Manchester United. I hope that I may be forgiven for not predicting everything that would happen over the following 32 months. Best Performance There were some notable victories, including 4 in the Group stages of the Champions’ League that saw qualification as winners with a game to …

LEICESTER v Bournemouth Betting Tips and Preview. Cherry crumble for lunch?

May 20th, 2017 at 15:01 davidg3907 on Premier League 0 comments 124 views

LEICESTER CITY v BOURNEMOUTH An end of season affair that will see one of the teams finish in the top half of the table and one in the wrong half. Leicester would still have needed a draw here had they beaten Tottenham on Thursday, but with a weakened side on the field it is perhaps understandable that once the victory looked unlikely, preventing further injuries prior to a must win match may …

Betting preview and tips for Swansea's final match of the season against West Brom

May 19th, 2017 at 22:53 Epic on Premier League 0 comments 96 views

Back for another year! After flirting with relegation for most of the 2016/17 season, Swansea City has secured survival with one match left to go. A superb run of 3 wins and clean sheets in 4 games has helped the side climb out of a situation which looked pretty hopeless. Will be great to finish off the season with a match where there is no pressure. The season ends with a …

Eyeing an Impressive Eighth Place Finish - Leicester v Bournemouth Betting Preview & Tips

May 19th, 2017 at 22:19 evasivechicken on Premier League 2 comments 98 views

This marks the final betting preview post in my debut season covering AFC Bournemouth. Following a similar trajectory as the Cherries own season, it all started fairly well, progressed through a difficult patch but then concluded with a strong finish. As we've seen with Eddie Howe's boys, they consistently improve and build on their successes. Not only have they secured themselves with a third season in the Premier League, but they …

Premier League Betting Tips - Manchester United - V Crystal Palace

May 18th, 2017 at 21:17 Ralfie1982 on Premier League 0 comments 205 views

Crystal Palace v Hull Hi everyone and welcome to my blog, here I will give you a bit of an overview of the match, some stats that might prove a bit useful when the two teams meet, some team news and so on. If there is anything you'd like to see in the blog that is not here, please leave me a comment and I will try to include …

LEICESTER v Tottenham. Betting tips and Preview

May 18th, 2017 at 15:41 davidg3907 on Premier League 0 comments 124 views

LEICESTER CITY v TOTTENHAM The 3 matches between these teams 2 seasons ago saw Leicester win the FA Cup match 2-1 at Tottenham but lose both Premiership matches, 2-1 at Leicester and 4-3 away immediately prior to their ultimate great escape. Last season saw a draw at the King Power and a magnificent win for Leicester at the Lane at a time when Leicester’s title challenge was in full swing, a …

A Blue Point Of View (Bets on Man City)

May 17th, 2017 at 20:17 RACHACE on Premier League 3 comments 164 views

Watford v Manchester City Sunday 21st May (15:00ko)   Firstly welcome to the blog.  I'm a season ticket holder at Manchester City and the purpose of the blog is to highlight where I believe the best bets are on our Premier League games.  Some will be good, some will inevitably be bad but I'll try my best to be objective and also be accurate with the information that I include in the …

A Blue Point Of View (Bets on Man City)

May 14th, 2017 at 19:32 RACHACE on Premier League 0 comments 150 views

Manchester City v West Brom Tuesday 16th May (20:00ko)   Firstly welcome to the blog.  I'm a season ticket holder at Manchester City and the purpose of the blog is to highlight where I believe the best bets are on our Premier League games.  Some will be good, some will inevitably be bad but I'll try my best to be objective and also be accurate with the information that I include in …