Roy Hodgson, Manchester United players celebrating and Unai Emery
Matt Stead

Premier League winners and losers: Villa, Fulham, Ten Hag brilliant but Cooper, Hodgson in trouble

Erik ten Hag pulled himself back from the brink just as Steve Cooper and Roy Hodgson leaned further over, while Aston Villa and Fulham were phenomenal.
Cooper Forest
Dave Tickner

Premier League sack race: Steve Cooper odds-on to lose his Nottingham Forest job

Paul Heckingbottom has finally become the first manager to lose his job, leaving Steve Cooper and Erik ten Hag to squabble over top spot.
Joao Pedro celebrates
Dave Tickner

Brighton are a massive climber in the ‘fun to watch’ Premier League table

Generally speaking the nearer the team is to the top of this list the more fun they are to watch. Liverpool leading from Brighton offers reasonable support for that hypothesis.
Bruno Fernandes is a creative force for Manchester United
Will Ford

Premier League most chances created: Bruno Fernandes goes for the double

Bruno Fernandes was the most creative Premier League player of 2022/23 but faces stiff competition from north London and one corner of Newcastle.
Martin Odegaard, Arsenal, December 2023
Ian Watson

Arsenal third, Brighton fifth, Manchester United 12th in only Premier League table that matters

Goals are great, but what’s even better than actual goals? Expected goals. And, according to xG, Liverpool, Spurs and Manchester United are mid-table.