Premier League Cult Heroes: Peter Crouch

Not many players can play for two rival teams and come away with not just respect but affection from both sets of supporters. However, in playing for both Southampton and Portsmouth Peter Crouch did just this. The 6 foot 7 striker in fact gained the appreciation of a whole host of Premier League clubs, alsoContinue reading “Premier League Cult Heroes: Peter Crouch”

Premier League Cult Heroes: Yakubu

Feed the Yak and he will score. That chant would that would follow Yakubu around the Premier League en route to securing Premier League cult hero status via Portsmouth, Middlesbrough, Everton and Blackburn. The Nigerian poacher had real purple patches but consistently terrified Premier League defences in his pomp. He looked set to help takeContinue reading “Premier League Cult Heroes: Yakubu”