Arsenal FC manager Arsene Wenger has praised Hull City manager Steve Bruce and Crystal Palace manager Tony Pulis ahead of their encounter on Sunday.
Hull City finally ended their worrying streak of losing matches by securing their first victory in five Premier League matches, but the draw caused Tottenham to be unable to move closer to the top 4 spots.
Sunderland parted ways with Steve Bruce this week. After a poor start to the season, the pressure has been mounting on Bruce who was finally sacked after Sunderland suffered another defeat at the hands of Wigan. TheHardTackle's guest author Simon Walsh takes a look at the reasons why the manager was removed and what the future holds under Martin O'Neill.
Steve Bruce men travel to Old Trafford in order to improve on their wretched start to the season but the Red Devils will be more determined than ever for a win to give the perfect present to Sir Alex on the eve of his 25th anniversary as Man United manager. TheHardTackle gives the team news, tactical analysis and prediction for the game.
Villas-Boas will lead his team to the Stadium of Light on Saturday, to take on Sunderland. This season, Chelsea have not enjoyed a customary high-flying start - they have been slow, cautious, and even dysfunctional at times, but have taken 7 out of the available 9 points nonetheless. TheHardTackle previews the encounter.
After a high-spending transfer window, Kenny Dalglish and Steve Clarke join forces with the new look Liverpool squad to take on Steve Bruce's re-assembled Sunderland in the season opener at Anfield.
Goals wins games, but at the same time, the lack of goals do the same. TheHardTackle looks at United's unsung match winners in the Premier League.
Liverpool travel to the Stadium of Light hoping to secure a win that would take them closer to the top 4. Sunderland are in desperate need for form. Who would win? THT presents the match preview and other facts.
Arsenal play a crucial game against the Black Cats at the Emirates, and a win will see them end up a point behind table leaders Manchester United before the latter's trip to Anfield. TheHardTackle previews the fixture.
Wayne Rooney scored arguably the goal of the decade to settle the Manchester Derby, while Arsenal tamed the Wolves to remain in the title race. Here's a recap of another topsy turvy round of fixtures in the Premiership. Find out who made it to our Team of the Week and who didn't.