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Starting Eleven To Close

Posted on March 3rd, 2022

It’s with sadness that I have to announce that Starting Eleven will be closing. When I started this, there wasn’t really an alternative out there, however now there are quite a few that not only provide similar functionality, but provide a much better user experience. Unfortunately I can no longer dedicate the time needed to […]

What to look for in a good online casino

Posted on August 29th, 2019

Playing at online casinos has been growing in popularity in recent years. No longer is the only way to play roulette, blackjack or poker a trip to your local casino. Now it’s a case of just going online where all those games and more await you. But what should you be looking for If you […]

Can Tottenham Have a Say in the Title Race?

Posted on December 30th, 2018

For many, this Premier League season is shaping up to be a two-horse race. Defending champions Manchester City look like they are going to have their work cut out if they are to be the first team to win back-to-back titles since 2009. A look at for Paddy Power’s latest Premier League outright odds suggests that even […]

English Premiership Preview 2018/19

Posted on July 31st, 2018

Excitement is mounting ahead of the 2018/19 Premiership season and the big clubs are spending heavily in a bid to close the gap on champions Man City. Liverpool have splashed the cash to shore up several key positions and they are considered the most likely team to challenge Pep Guardiola’s men. But Man Utd and […]

Where next for wonderkid Donnarumma

Posted on June 22nd, 2017

Where next for Milan wonderkid Donnarumma?   The footballing world has been shocked by the news that the prodigious Italian goalkeeper Gianluigi Donnarumma has rejected a contract offer from boyhood club AC Milan. The rejected contract extension is reported to have been in the region of £80,000 a week. Whilst the news that Donnarumma had […]

Value Bet Checker

Posted on February 10th, 2016

Value Bet Checker helps find value correct score bets using historical betting data. It takes over 1500 historical matches from the top leagues in Europe and provides the probability of certain scorelines occurring, based on the odds of a home win. The probability of such a scoreline is converted into odds, which can be compared against the […]

Site updates

Posted on May 12th, 2015

I’ve been working hard on a few improvements to Starting Eleven over the last couple of weeks. When listing starting formations on screens such as History or on one of the footballers page (eg Messi’s page), each formation had a title of either the formation type (4-4-2, 4-3-3 etc) or, if present, the name of the formation. […]

How do Newcastle United improve next season?

Posted on April 29th, 2015

It has been a season to forget for Newcastle United, with continual injury problems, poor performances and fallings out with the chairman creating a considerable chasm between the club and their loyal fans. They have been left feeling alienated by a team who have seemingly lost all sense of belief, confidence and passion in wearing […]