The Premier League returns: Analysing every team’s situation as the season resumes after the World Cup

The Premier League returns: Analysing every team’s situation as the season resumes after the World Cup

After taking a break for the World Cup, the Premier League will resume on Boxing Day. Sky Sports football writers will review the situation as of November and look forward to the league’s return. In the end, football didn’t return from Qatar. That’s okay, though, since what we’re truly chasing is the Premier League’s nail-biting,…

Premier League returns: Arsenal extend the lead, Southampton bottom, pressure grows on bosses

Premier League returns: Arsenal extend the lead, Southampton bottom, pressure grows on bosses

Forty days after the top division’s break for the World Cup in Qatar, Premier League football returned with a feast of Boxing Day matches. A whopping 25 goals were scored in the seven games played on Monday, with table-toppers Arsenal continuing their unrelenting form by defeating West Ham 3-1. After losing at home, Southampton currently…

Premier League: What the numbers say about how teams are really doing

Premier League: What the numbers say about how teams are really doing

The table provides more useful information for some clubs than for others as the Premier League is soon to resume, but it does not provide a complete picture of how teams have performed thus far. Even though in sports, luck and form may be erratic, looking deeper into a team’s expected goals stats can help…

Premier League: The potential beneficiaries and losers as English top flight resumes

Premier League: The potential beneficiaries and losers as English top flight resumes

On December 26, the Premier League will restart after a six-week hiatus to accommodate the World Cup in Qatar. A forced slumber will have given several top-flight clubs the chance to regroup, rest important players, or get those receiving treatment closer to fitness. Others, on the other hand, will be prepared to deal with the…

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