Under new management

Changes are afoot in the English Premier League

Originally Published: August 9, 2013
By Rachel Ullrich | ESPN The Magazine

Great expectations

AFTER AN OFFSEASON with little player movement, the faces on the Premier League pitches should be strikingly familiar when the season starts Aug. 17. But that doesn't mean change isn't afoot. Just look toward the sidelines for those screaming men in expensive suits.


May 15: An unpopular Rafa Benitez, who was on a seven-month contract as the interim manager, takes the squad to the UEFA Europa League championship. May ...

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