Top 5: Premier League Players of the Weekend
Feb08

Top 5: Premier League Players of the Weekend

Leicester City moved five points clear at the top of the Premier League after winning 3-1 away to title rivals Manchester City. Arsenal’s 2-0 win at Bournemouth cut the lead down from six points, as the Foxes travel to the Emirates Stadium this weekend. Elsewhere, there were wins for Aston Villa, Newcastle United, Everton, Tottenham Hotspur and Southampton. But in a week of tight matches, who were the top performers? Here’s Shoot’s...

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Profile: Everton’s in-form winger, Aaron Lennon
Feb08

Profile: Everton’s in-form winger, Aaron Lennon

Having struggled to find form since his permanent move from Tottenham last summer, Everton’s flying winger Aaron Lennon has been in great form in 2016. The 28-year-old has been given a run of games by his manager, Roberto Martinez, since the turn of the year and he has repaid the faith shown in him with Man of the Match performances in his recent matches. The upturn in form could be down to the competition for places on the wings at...

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Should Roberto remain as Everton manager?
Feb08

Should Roberto remain as Everton manager?

During his time at Everton, Roberto Martinez has taken charge of 101 Premier League matches, winning 41, drawing 31 and losing 29, as well as leading the Toffees back into European football. However, recent weeks has seen a growing number of fans calling for the Spaniard to be dismissed. After being knocked out of the Capital One Cup by Manchester City, throwing away points carelessly against Chelsea and being bowled over by...

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Premier League Round-Up: Leicester City soar five points clear at the summit
Feb08

Premier League Round-Up: Leicester City soar five points clear at the summit

In the top of the table clash; Leicester took another big step towards a Premier League title with a 3-1 triumph over Manchester City at the Etihad. Robert Huth poked the Foxes ahead after just three minutes and early in the second-half Riyad Mahrez’s skilful strike doubled their lead. Huth grabbed a brace on the hour to send the visitors into dreamland before Sergio Aguero pulled back a late consolation for the hosts. Claudio...

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Stoke City vs Everton: Preview & Prediction
Feb06

Stoke City vs Everton: Preview & Prediction

Two mid-table rivals who might have expected better from this season meet at the Britannia Stadium on Saturday, with both recovering from agonising recent Capital One Cup semi-final defeats. Stoke are on a three-match winless run in the Premier League, which has halted the momentum which they were starting to build up over the festive period and into the New Year; a run which included a thrilling 4-3 win over Everton in the reverse...

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Top 5: Leicester City’s crucial games in the title run-in

3) Everton (H) – Weekend of May 7 Whilst most of the Foxes’ big games will be on the road, one of their most important games will come on home turf when Roberto Martinez’s side head to the King Power Stadium for their penultimate game of the Premier League season. A win for Leicester could be enough for them to guarantee the title on home soil if they have at least a four-point gap at full time. The Toffees meanwhile scored late...

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