The Widnes Vikings headed into their game against Catalans Dragons needing a victory to ensure they were to be once again be playing in the Super League next season.
Wigan Warriors headed into their game against Wakefield Trinity on Saturday 23rd September needing a hefty 90 point victory to stand any chance of making the last four of the Super League. Even though there was a mathematical chance of Wigan making the playoffs it was always going to be a highly unlikely outcome, especially after Hull had beaten Castleford on Friday night. Read more
Sunderland finished bottom of the Premier League last season after picking up only 24 points over the course of the whole season.
Tony Smith had already announced that he would be departing Warrington at the end of the Super League season before the final day came around but nevertheless, he is sure to be missed as he looks for a new challenge within the sport.
In one of the rarer moments of the football season, Leicester City and Liverpool meet on Saturday for the second time in just five days, having played Tuesday evening. The mid-week fixture saw 2015’s Premier League winners beat Liverpool 2-0, and that’s a heavy advantage going into Saturday’s game, which sees Leicester enjoy the support of their home crowd. Read more
With City playing some of the best football of their club’s history, right now, the team look set to be serious contenders for being crowned victors of the Premier League, and fans can’t believe their eyes, with the side having scored a whopping 19 goals in their last five games. Read more
Having won five of their last six appearances (and drawing the sixth), Chelsea are on impeccable form at the moment, and look to be a solid contender to fight for a 1st place finish in the Premier League this season. Read more
One of the biggest 3-O-clock games this Saturday is undeniably the Everton and Bournemouth game, and with both teams enduring a fair number of losses in their opening games this season, they’ll be both keen to secure a win – with the competition expected to be fierce when the costal team head North to Everton’s stadium. Read more
It’s not been a bad start to the season for Manuel Baum and his Augsburg side in the Bundesliga. After a a bit of a slow start which saw them lose their opening game against Hamburger SV 1-0 and then draw 2-2 with Borussia Monchengladbach.
Saturday sees West Ham take on Tottenham, and with both teams enduring fairly underwhelming performances in the last few weeks, both are keen to score a win. Read more