Archive for August 9, 2010

O’Neill resigns over pending Milner/Young sales.

Posted: August 9, 2010 by thepremierleagueowl in Analysis
Tags: James Milner, Aston Villa, Martin O'Neil, Ashley Young

Aston Villa have found themselves without a manager 5 days before the start of the new season, as Martin O’Neil today resigned after 4 your in charge. O’Neil was reportedly unhappy at the lack of ambition being shown at boardroom level, and more specifically, the lack of funds he was due to receive from the [...]

15 Goals For 15 Days: Day 6

Posted: August 9, 2010 by thepremierleagueowl in Classic Games
Tags: Blackburn, Jamie Redknapp, Liverpool, Manchester United

Jamie Redknapp, Liverpool vs Blackburn, May 1995. For a brief moment, this surpassed Michael Thomas’ last-gasp winner for Arsenal in 1989 for dramatic impact. Before news came in that Manchester United had been held at Upton Park, Redknapp’s late curling free-kick looked to have wrestled the title away from Blackburn, and left his own fans [...]