Football Nerd Weekly Ramblings- No case for the defence – does defending really matter in the Premier League anymore?

The self-styled greatest league in the world returned last weekend with the usual hyperbolic hoopla; although for those of us forced to enjoy a far-from-traditional Friday evening start to the season, there was a more than slightly surreal feeling to the proceedings. In all fairness to the relentless Premier League PR/ excitement machine, the football […]