Brendan Rodgers has been sacked as Liverpool manager after his team drew the Merseyside derby earlier today. After reassurances at the end of last season, results haven’t improved this campaign despite a lot of money being put into the club.
Chelsea won the Premier League with three games to spare with a 1-0 victory over Crystal Palace. Continue reading “Chelsea win Premier League”
Watford became the first team to be promoted to the Premier League as they secured promotion with one game to go. Continue reading “Watford promoted to Premier League”
Welcome to my annual predictions post. This is where I will tell you where I think each Premier League team will finish, and for the first time I will give a paragraph with my thoughts on each team.
While last time pre-season was about new managers, this time it is the players who have come to the league and those that have left.
The league’s top scorer, Luis Suarez, has left Liverpool to go to Spanish giants Barcelona for £75 million. Star players such as Alexis Sanchez at Arsenal, Diego Costa for Chelsea and Luke Shaw to Manchester United are just some of the star names playing for their teams this season.
Here is my guide to the Premier League 2014. Continue reading “My Premier League predictions: 2014-15”
Steven Gerrard has announced his retirement from international football. Continue reading “Gerrard retires from international football”
Football:Liverpool beat Manchester City to give them the initiative in the Premier League title race. The Reds have a five point lead over Chelsea and a six point lead over City, although the Manchester side have a game in hand.
In the lower leagues, Leicester, Wolves and Brentford have all been promoted, in a list that could soon be expanded.
Cricket:the Indian Premier League, or IPL, has had the first round of fixtures. The competing teams include the Chennai Super Kings and Mumbai Indians.
England have named a new head coach to replace Andy Flower. Former coach and current Lancashire coach Peter Moores will take charge of the team.
other sport:Laura Robson has been ruled out of the French Open; Lewis Hamilton has won the opening Grand Prix. And we hope that we can continue to make regular posts!
First of all, I am very sorry that I have failed to post much on the blog over the festive period. This is because of the lots of different stories to cover, and also the limited opportunities to post. Anyway, here are some of the biggest stories of the Christmas/ New Year period.
Schumacher injured in skiing accident – the most successful driver in Formula One history was injured in a skiing accident on Monday. Continue reading “Festive sporting round-up”