Premier League Seasons Part III: The Special One, Number Nineteen and the Rise of the Big Four
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Premier League Seasons Part III: The Special One, Number Nineteen and the Rise of the Big Four

Premier League Seasons Part III: The Special One, Number Nineteen and the Rise of the Big Four
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Chelsea began to emerge as a Premier League force as the new millennium took shape, backed by billionaire owner Roman Abramovich and led on the sideline, at least initially, by a certain charismatic Portuguese manager.

As the league evolved into a battle of the big four, we look back on a period that saw Manchester United surpass one of their rivals most famous records whilst Derby County set records for all the wrong reasons.

This is the third (covering the 2004/05 – 2010/11 seasons) of five episodes as part of a mini-series from the ‘Reads from The Analyst’ that looks back over the history of the Premier League, utilising Opta data insights to retell the story through a different lens. Read more storytelling like this on TheAnalyst.com