LONDON - The two most successful teams in the FA Cup have avoided each other in the semifinals after Sunday's draw.Arsenal, a 13-time champion, will play Manchester City, and 12-time winner Manchester United faces Chelsea.The matches will ...
Jun 29, 2020
MANCHESTER, England - Converting from a winger to a central striker is bringing the best out of Anthony Martial at Manchester United this season.The French forward scored his first hat trick for United in the 3-0 win over Sheffield United in ...
Jun 25, 2020
LONDON - Jose Mourinho was proved right. Just not how he wanted to be.Having feared the temporary rule allowing two additional substitutions would benefit stronger teams, Mourinho saw Manchester United do just that at his Tottenham on Friday.Tottenham's lead - ...
Jun 20, 2020
BRITISH Prime Minister Boris Johnson says sports can resume - if only members of your own household are playing. How the Premier League can restart should become clearer in the coming days.Any restart during the coronavirus pandemic is not just reliant on ...
May 11, 2020
MANCHESTER, Engalnd - The English Premier League stepped up planning on Friday to try to resume in neutral stadiums, holding separate talks with the government and its clubs to determine the necessary health measures and logistics.During a conference call, the 20 clubs ...
May 2, 2020
LONDON - Peter Bonetti, the former Chelsea and England goalkeeper nicknamed "The Cat" for his outstanding reflexes and agility, has died. He was 78.Bonetti died after suffering from long-term illness, Chelsea said on Sunday.He kept 208 clean sheets in 729 ...
Apr 13, 2020
NORWICH, England - Winning five of the remaining 12 games will guarantee Liverpool the end of its 30-year title drought.Sadio Mane produced the sole moment of quality as Liverpool fended off Storm Dennis and Norwich for a 1-0 win that ...
Feb 16, 2020
LONDON - Chelsea scored twice in four minutes to come from behind and beat Arsenal 2-1 in the Premier League on Sunday, ruining Mikel Arteta's first home match in charge of the north London club.Arsenal goalkeeper Bernd Leno missed ...
Dec 30, 2019
MANCHESTER, England - Festive spirit was in short supply from video assistant referees in the Premier League on Saturday as three goals were ruled out for marginal offside calls, exacerbating frustration about the technology being used for the first time in England this ...
Dec 29, 2019
CARDIFF, Wales - Cardiff was relegated from the English Premier League after a losing to Crystal Palace 3-2 on Saturday.The Welsh club joined Fulham and Huddersfield in going down, and will be returning to the second-tier League Championship after just ...
May 5, 2019
BRIGHTON, England - Brighton ended a seven-game goal drought to draw with Newcastle 1-1 and move closer to safety in the English Premier League on Saturday.Pascal Gross' 75th-minute header earned Brighton a crucial point that lifted the team ...
Apr 28, 2019
PARIS - Manchester United forward Alexis Sanchez faces up to six weeks out with a right knee injury.The 30-year-old Sanchez was forced off during United's 3-2 victory against Southampton in the Premier League on Saturday.United caretaker ...
Mar 6, 2019
LONDON - Arsenal strikers Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Alexandre Lacazette both scored in the second half to give the Gunners a 2-1 win over Cardiff in the Premier League on Tuesday, in the visitors' first game since the plane carrying record ...
Jan 30, 2019
LONDON - Arsenal head coach Unai Emery has been fined £8,000 (US$10,200) after kicking a water bottle into the crowd during a 1-1 draw at Brighton.The 47-year-old Spaniard faced the English Football Association charge following the ...
Jan 1, 2019
LONDON - Former France midfielder Samir Nasri has completed his expected move to Premier League team West Ham on a deal to the end of the season after he finished a doping ban.The Hammers on Monday announced the signing of the 31- ...
Jan 1, 2019
LONDON - Promoted Wolverhampton Wanderers scored three times in the last 18 minutes to record a shock 3-1 victory over Tottenham at Wembley Stadium on Saturday and deal a huge blow to the London club's Premier League title hopes.Second- ...
Dec 30, 2018
LONDON - After failing to convince Premier League rivals of the need for VAR, Manchester City has contributed more evidence why the technology is needed. It came at the cost of dropping two points early in its title defense.The champions fell behind ...
Aug 26, 2018
LONDON - Benjamin Mendy enthralls and infuriates Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola."Mendy has a lot of things to improve," Guardiola said after City's 2-0 Premier League victory at Arsenal on Sunday. "Hopefully we can convince him to be calm, ...
Aug 13, 2018
LIVERPOOL, England - Swiss World Cup forward Xherdan Shaqiri has left relegated Stoke City for Champions League runner-up Liverpool.Liverpool said the 26-year-old player had signed "a long-term contract", but did not disclose the transfer fee. Media reports put ...
Jul 14, 2018
ROME - Liverpool coach Juergen Klopp won't discuss why his assistant of 17 years has left the club until the end of the season for personal reasons.Speaking ahead of the second leg of the Champions League semifinals at Roma on ...
May 2, 2018
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