English fan group debates Premier League walkout over inflated ticket prices

FSF logoBy Mark Baber
February 10 - In the wake of Saturday's 77th minute walkout by more than 10,000 fans at Liverpool's game against Sunderland, the Football Supporters' Federation will discuss a widespread walkout with supporters of Premier League teams.

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9-year-old Everton fan beats Barkley, Lennon and Mirallas to goal of month

Screen Shot 2016-02-10 at 11.48.49By Tom Parsons
February 10 - Nine-year-old George Shaw has beaten the likes of Ross Barkley, Aaron Lennon, and Kevin Mirallas to win Everton's January goal of the month competition.

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Ticket tantrum: Liverpool fans plan walkout over £77 price hike

Liverpool bannerBy Andrew Warshaw
February 5 - For the first time in their history, Liverpool supporters are planning to stage a walkout tomorrow during the Premier League fixture with Sunderland in protest at planned season ticket hikes for next season.

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Mid-week PL attendances dip but Hammers and Leicester power on

West Ham bubblesBy Paul Nicholson
February 5 – Premier League attendances dipped slightly for the mid-week 24th round of matches though five teams still recorded over 99% of their capacity filled. For the first time this season three teams in the round were below 90% with Sunderland dipping below 80%.

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Struggling Villa finally land a big money signing with new Guvnor

Lord KingBy David Owen
February 4 – After a barren January transfer window, Aston Villa, the Premier League's basement club, have completed a new signing. Step forward Lord King of Lothbury, former Governor of the Bank of England, who has joined the Birmingham club's board of directors.

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Anfield revamp sees Liverpool launch £9 ticket, but fans call for more

Anfield redevelopmentBy Paul Nicholson
February 3 – Premier League Liverpool have unveiled a revised match day ticket pricing structure which includes a rock-bottom £9 ticket price as well as priority access to 20,000 tickets for local fans. The club will have an additional 8,500 tickets available for matches next season with the opening of its new Main Stand.

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Man Utd denies budget cut rumours, but freezes executive box prices

old traffordBy Paul Nicholson
February 1 - Manchester United have moved swiftly to deny reports that their majority American owners, the Glazer family, had demanded 15% cuts in budgets across the board at the club, with a particular focus on the club's Academy.

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Chelsea and Arsenal win FA Cup ties, filling the coffers of MK Dons and Burnley

FA Cup 2016By Paul Nicholson
February 1 – Premier League clubs may have dominated their lower league opponents in the FA Cup knockout this weekend, but their presence in the fourth round did deliver some much needed cash through the gates for their challengers.

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Ramires' Chinese move set to bring big profits boost for Chelsea

RamiresBy David Owen
January 27 – Roman Abramovic's Chelsea look set to be the latest beneficiaries of the tide of Chinese money washing into European football. The likely transfer of Brazilian midfielder Ramires to Jiangsu Suning, a Chinese Super League club based in Nanjing, the former capital city, should provide a handy boost to the London side's profits in 2015-16.

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