Queens Park Rangers
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Chris Ramsey believes it would be "a dream come true" for Tottenham and QPR to see Harry Kane and Charlie Austin form an England strike force.
The Rangers boss and former Spurs coach challenged top-flight clubs to value English players just as highly as big-money imports with "exotic names".
Ramsey helped guide Kane from academy starlet to Barclays Premier League goal machine at Spurs, and reckons the Walthamstow-born forward fully deserves an England call-up.
Head coach Ramsey will face former employers...
In three rounds of Premier League games since Insider's previous Prem Forecaster, little has ultimately changed in the title or relegation races, though Chelsea did stumble momentarily. The Champions League race is where the true drama took place, as one team's struggles were a boon for two others.
As a reminder, the Forecaster is an end-of-season table projection fueled by ESPN's Soccer Power Index (SPI), a regression-based algorithm designed to predict soccer matches. SPI simulates the remainder of the season 10,000 times, using the odds of each projected match, with the end result presented in the table below.
In this edition we examine table risers and fallers over the past few weeks; break down the title, Champions League and relegation battles; and preview an upcoming match with major Champions League qualification implications. To begin, here's our updated top-to-bottom table forecast:
Latest table projection...
Queens Park Rangers defender Nedum Onuoha was left with a horrific cut following an on-pitch collision with teammate Steven Caulker.
Onuoha and Caulker collided during QPR's 2-1 defeat to Arsenal on Wednesday, with the pair clashing heads while both attempting to win a header.
Onuoha -- who was making his first start following a return from a hamstring problem -- was forced off after the incident, although the extent of the injury he suffered was unclear at the time.
QPR teammate Shaun Wright-Phillips,...