A look at why Premier League followers should keep an eye out for Cardiff City FC's manager Malky Mackay and players Craig Bellamy and Andreas Cornelius
TheHardTackle's guest author Saikat Mandal puts into words the grief of the footballing world at the untimely demise of Gary Speed - a man seemingly loved by everyone, but himself.
With the wealth at Manchester City’s disposal, it was widely expected that it would be another busy transfer window at the club. And, in reality it has been quite eventful.
After a season of intense scrutiny, sometimes unbearable pressure (for the players and manager at least), with the weight of expectancy at times threatening to bury the team, will they now push on and hit new heights, having met the targets set out for them? Howard Hockin previews Man City's upcoming season.
The winter transfer window is here and a few transfers will take place at most English clubs. TheHardTackle gives a look at the transfer discussions centered around the blue side of Manchester.
What exactly is Manchester City's agenda, and how committed is the owner to achieving those lofty ambitions?
After a month without football action, the Premier League is back to enthrall football enthusiasts the world over. Expectations surmount, predictions are made, and speculations and transfers are rife in the internet and other forms of media. TheHardTackle summarizes the chances of teams outside the English big guns for breaking into the top four at the end of the season.