As the festive fixtures come to a close, the time comes for us to assess a new set of fixtures.

It is important to begin analysing upcoming fixtures before they come around and not when they are already upon us. This gives us ample opportunity to critically analyse and consider a range of things from form and the availability of squad players. I’ll be analysing the first five post-festive fixtures for each team, gameweek 23-27, with a plan to analyse the subsequent five fixtures before they, also, come around. I have only taken into account five fixtures as within five gameweeks a lot can c...