Photo Credit: Twitter.com Watford has sacked manager Xisco Munoz after Saturday’s 1-0 defeat by Leeds United, only seven games into the new Premier League campaign after he steered the club to promotion from the Championship last season. Photo Credit: Twitter.com Yesterday's match was okay for Leeds in both half of the game but Watford was lost in the middle of the match and their performance was poor.
Chelsea defeated Southampton 3-1 at Stamford Bridge on Saturday evening, securing three crucial points for the Blues. In the ninth minute, Chalobah scored a goal, and then in the 83rd minute, Timo Werner scored a consolation goal for Southampton. Southampton's consolation goal was scored by James Ward-Prowese, who was sent off in the 76th minute for serious foul play against Jorginho.
The EFL Cup makes a return this midweek in Round 4 of the competition. A good number of games will be played, as each team will be eager to book a place in the quarter-finals. Here are my predictions for the games that will be played in the EFL Cup this midweek.
Premier League Match Day 5 is here with a lot of exciting games to be played. Hopefully, they will live up to expectations. Here are my predictions for the matches that will go down throughout the weekend. On Friday: Newcastle vs Leeds (8PM): Both of these teams have struggled defensively so far this season.
SOU 1-0 LEE: Broja's goalscoring form shows that Chelsea stands the risk of losing another youngster
Photo Credit: Twitter Chelsea youngster Armando Broja helped Southampton to win Leeds United yesterday. This was his first starting appearance and he secured the only goal which gained 3 points for his team. On the National level, Armando Broja has helped his team multiple times to win a game.
There seems to be endless calls to sack Manchester United manager. But the fact is that Ole is on the Wheel at the moment. He is also doing good even at the moment. Most of the clubs that were considered formidable at the turn of this millennium are no way to be found in the current hunt for the league glories.
Unto the match against Leeds United in the round 16 of EFL Cup, Mikel Arteta will likely rotate his team, and as such, we may see him making 11 changes to the team who started the Aston Villa game last Friday. After the disappointing opening three fixtures, Mikel Arteta has been able to turn things around by winning six (6) games in his last eight (8) matches.
Photo Credit: Google The North London based club Arsenal would be hoping to continue their amazing run of form when they face Leeds United in the Carabao cup. The English Premier League giants Arsenal would be hoping to get a good result when they face Leeds United at Emirates Stadium.
Leeds United are having a difficult start to the season, having yet to win a league game. They'll be playing at home against recently promoted Watford, who are also looking to get back on track. Leeds are in 18th place with three points from six games, while Watford are in 12th place with seven points.
Arsenal showed significant improvement in their last game, defeating Aston Villa 3-1, and they have a third consecutive home game on Tuesday when they host Leeds United in the League Cup. The Gunners are now unbeaten in seven games, with five victories and four clean sheets.
Pep Guardiola has been pressing for the restoration of the five-substitution rule, and we expect it to happen before Arsenal's match against Leeds at the end of the month. Credits: Google After the Coronavirus epidemic, teams were allowed to make up to five substitutions, however the rule was later revoked by Premier League officials, while the rule has stayed in Europe.
The Premier League returns this weekend after the international break hiatus. Here is a lineup of the youngest players to have played in the competition so far this season. Goalkeeper Illan Meslier (Leeds, 21 years) Illan Meslier is the youngest goalkeeper to have featured in the Premier League so far this season.
The UEFA Competitions opening matches have been concluded and it is another weekend to continue league actions. In this Week 5 of the new premier League season, there are mouthwatering games to entertain Football fans all over the world. First of those is the Premier League clash between Newcastle United and Leeds United on Friday 17th September, followed with Six(6) matches on Saturday, while the remaining three(3) EPL match will premier on Sunday 18th.
Premier League new boys Brentford FC have been punching above their weight this season as they currently find themselves in the top half of the EPL table in 7th position. For a team that are playing in their first ever Premier League campaign, the London based club are doing very well, they have suffered just one defeat all season and are yet to lose an away match.
On Saturday, Leeds United will play host to Wolves in the Premier League. After winning their past three matches, the visitors are tenth in the table with 12 points from ten games. The most recent of those triumphs was one of the most incredible we'll see this season, as Wolves came back from a two-goal deficit to beat Aston Villa 3-2 in stoppage time with a decisive goal.
As the Carabao cup competition is still on going, many teams have been eliminated while others are still in the race. The matches took place on Tuesday and Wednesday, and even top teams like Manchester United have been eliminated by surprise. Manchester United were eliminated by Westham United, while Watford were surprisingly eliminated by Championship club Stoke City.
The English league cup nicknamed the 'Carabao Cup' kicked off this week with many interesting fixtures as well as many surprising results. The highly rated English league cup played across stadias in and around England produced a total of 55goals with Brentford and Oldham fixture producing the highest number of goals (7-0) and Manchester United exit as the most shocking results of them all.
There has been plenty of talk surrounding home advantage this season with fans back at ground. Well, this one could be a case of "home advantage" for Newcastle vs Leeds without a win this season will be circling this fixture as their diary as the one to get their season up and running in front of a home crowd that are on the turn.
After inconsistent beginnings to the season, both Leeds and Watford find themselves in the bottom half of the Premier League table today. Marcelo Bielsa's side, on the other hand, is eager for a win after failing to win any of their first six league games and presently sitting in the bottom three.
Mohammed Salah has been awarded the Standard chattered Men's player of the month for the month of September following his good run for Jürgen Klopp's side all through the month of September. He has now claim the prize for the second consecutive time ahead of runner-up Curtis Jones.