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Championship
Is there hope for Ipswich Town's Championship survival?
09:00 Sunday 10th February 2019

Bottom of the Championship, eight points adrift of safety with just three wins all season, it’s fair to say Ipswich Town could have had a better beginning and middle to their season. The Tractor Boys have just 16 games to save their season…

Premier League
Is it already do or die for Newcastle United?
15:00 Wednesday 19th September 2018

St James’ Park briefly stirred. For the first 45 minutes, Newcastle United showed up their glamorous visitors, Arsenal. It was an encouraging half, but a curling Granit Xhaka free-kick and a coy strike from Mesut Ozil shortly before the…

League One
Rochdale 0-0 Oldham: League One relegation battle ends in stalemate
09:30 Wednesday 18th April 2018

Tuesday night offered League One action. With 12 teams taking to the pitch, there is plenty to discuss. One game, however, was hugely important for both sides. Rochdale United at home to Oldham Athletic. Known as the A627 derby, the two Greater…

Premier League
Why only victory will do for West Ham United against Stoke
14:00 Friday 13th April 2018

When West Ham United host Stoke City at the London Olympic Stadium Monday, they will be painfully aware it is a game that could define their season and status as a Premier League club. A win will take West Ham to 37 points. Depending on results…

League Two
The League Two relegation battle: A fight to stay in the Football League
19:00 Tuesday 3rd April 2018

Another round of games has been completed as the Easter fixtures secure English leagues to be even tighter. League Two is the root hub in English football and a few teams are fighting to survive relegation right now. You could say there are…

Premier League
How the Saturday fixtures added clarity to the Premier League relegation battle
09:30 Sunday 1st April 2018

The title race in the English Premier League is long decided, but the relegation battle has been perhaps the most complex in Europe.  Until this weekend, virtually the entire bottom half of the table was implicated. A few key results cleared…

Non League
AFC Telford - Fighting for the future
21:00 Thursday 22nd March 2018

Non-league football can be quite exciting even though it is under the radar. One side struggling to survive in non-league football this season is AFC Telford. They currently play in the Vanarama National League North. But what is their story…

Premier League
Premier League relegation dogfight: Handicapping the survivors and victims
08:00 Saturday 17th March 2018

Only three sides in the Premier League's bottom half have not changed managers. Eleventh to 19th in the table is as condensed as it's ever been this late in the season. Only seven points separate the nine clubs. With a number of relegation…

Premier League
West Brom's survival chances are slowly slipping away
22:30 Sunday 11th March 2018

West Brom have been an established Premier League side. The current campaign is their eighth in succession. That run is almost certainly ending. Alan Pardew has only amassed one Premier League win with WBA since joining in November. There…

Premier League
The Premier League relegation battle will be tight as ever
17:00 Wednesday 7th March 2018

One aspect of the Premier League each season is the relegation battle and trying to guess who will survive. This season is no different and many sides are still in contention, potentially slipping down the table. So let's take a closer…

League One
Where has it all gone wrong at MK Dons?
16:00 Monday 19th February 2018

With their recent loss to Charlton Athletic, MK Dons are starting to struggle in League One. Currently in 22nd place, where has it all gone wrong for Dan Micciche's men? Founded in 2004 the Dons are only on 30 points from 32 games. With…

This Is My Club
On Stoke City and its underlying problems
09:00 Friday 16th February 2018

Having watched Stoke City this season there have been plenty of downsides. With the sacking of Mark Hughes well overdue, Paul Lambert has now taken the helm and now finds the struggle to survive a true reality. So what problems do the Potters…

Premier League
Chelsea 1-0 Swansea City: 3 lessons for the Swans
11:30 Thursday 30th November 2017

Premier League Matchday 14 saw Swansea City lock horns with Chelsea at Stamford Bridge. The underdogs went under, crumbling to yet another defeat. The game provided many lessons for manager Paul Clement.  Taking points off the defending…

Premier League
Three kinds of Premier League clubs: the relegation zone
17:41 Monday 26th June 2017

As noted in the first of this three-part series, there's a new t-shirt making the rounds. It says "there are two kinds of people in the world: those who can extrapolate data." If you don't get the joke, you're going to need a mirror. There…

Premier League
The relegation round-up in the major European leagues
18:30 Wednesday 10th May 2017

Every year a number of teams in every league face the fate of getting relegated. For those that get relegated in the top leagues in Europe, it is even more disheartening. We'll take a look at who has been relegated so far in the "top five leagues…