Premier League champions

Chelsea lift Premier League title in Antonio Conte's maiden season, now eye 'record' wins tally

Chelsea lift Premier League title in Antonio Conte's maiden season, now eye 'record' wins tally

The Blues, who presently have 28 wins under their belt, can beat their own record of 29 wins in an EPL season – achieved in 2004-05 and 2005-06 season – if they manage to win both of the remaining games.

May 13, 2017, 08:37 AM IST
Passion, not money, motivates Leicester City's Claudio Ranieri

Passion, not money, motivates Leicester City's Claudio Ranieri

Claudio Ranieri wouldn't mind if Premier League champions Leicester stopped paying him because what motivates the veteran manager is passion, love and a team who fight for each other.

Oct 28, 2016, 22:00 PM IST
England FA fine with Wembley as temporary home for both Chelsea and Tottenham

England FA fine with Wembley as temporary home for both Chelsea and Tottenham

Football Association chief executive Martin Glenn has backed plans by Chelsea and Tottenham to use Wembley as their temporary home while their own stadiums get redeveloped.

Sep 10, 2015, 13:43 PM IST
Cesc Fabregas gets comical red as 10-man Chelsea slump at West Brom

Cesc Fabregas gets comical red as 10-man Chelsea slump at West Brom

Chelsea midfielder Cesc Fabregas was sent off in bizarre circumstances as the below-par Premier League champions, playing with 10 men for an hour, slumped 3-0 at West Bromwich Albion on Monday. 

May 19, 2015, 08:27 AM IST
Jose Mourinho steels Chelsea for challenges ahead

Jose Mourinho steels Chelsea for challenges ahead

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho believes his newly crowned Premier League champions will face a challenge just to secure a top-four finish next season due to the English top flight`s competitiveness.

May 04, 2015, 06:55 AM IST
Manuel Pellegrini determined not to be pushed out at City

Manuel Pellegrini determined not to be pushed out at City

Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini insists he plans to see out his contract at Eastlands even if the Premier League champions surrender the title to Chelsea.

Mar 14, 2015, 10:14 AM IST
Manchester City youth coaches conduct clinic in Kolkata

Manchester City youth coaches conduct clinic in Kolkata

Youth coaches from Premier League champions Manchester City FC concluded a three-day coaching clinic involving 450 youngsters at the Bidhan Nagar Municipal Sports Complex on Tuesday.

Mar 03, 2015, 19:43 PM IST
Manchester City will sign a striker in January, says Manuel Pellegrini

Manchester City will sign a striker in January, says Manuel Pellegrini

Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini will trawl the January transfer market in search of a striker tasked with helping the Premier League champions to successfully defend their title.

Jan 09, 2015, 22:34 PM IST
Hat-trick hero Sergio Aguero is special player, says Manchester City captain

Hat-trick hero Sergio Aguero is special player, says Manchester City captain

Vincent Kompany hailed Sergio Aguero as Manchester City`s "special player" after the Argentine`s hat-trick earned a rousing 3-2 comeback win over Bayern Munich in the Champions League on Tuesday.

Nov 26, 2014, 09:26 AM IST
Wayne Rooney gets Manchester derby all-clear from Louis van Gaal

Wayne Rooney gets Manchester derby all-clear from Louis van Gaal

Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney has been passed fit for the Manchester derby on Sunday, manager Louis van Gaal said on Friday.

Oct 31, 2014, 22:24 PM IST
Seven goals could signal start of scoring bonanza for Man City: Manuel Pellegrini

Seven goals could signal start of scoring bonanza for Man City: Manuel Pellegrini

Manchester City`s seven goals against Sheffield Wednesday in the League Cup could signal the start of a goal-scoring frenzy for the Premier League champions, manager Manuel Pellegrini hopes.

Sep 27, 2014, 14:32 PM IST

Five questions to ponder in the Community Shield

FA Cup holders Arsenal face Premier League champions Manchester City in the Community Shield on Sunday. Here are five talking points heading into the traditional curtain raiser to the top-flight season in England:

Aug 09, 2014, 17:13 PM IST

Toure could leave Man City over birthday snub, says agent

Ivory Coast midfielder Yaya Toure is upset with Manchester City after an apparent birthday snub and could leave the Premier League champions, his agent said on Tuesday.

May 21, 2014, 06:00 AM IST

Mata could be the Special Juan for United`s Moyes

Spain playmaker Juan Mata will bring flair and crowd-pleasing skills when he completes his move to Manchester United but the ailing Premier League champions need more than that to resurrect their season.

Jan 25, 2014, 17:06 PM IST

Rooney to push again for Manchester United exit in Moyes showdown talks

David Moyes will this week come face to face with Wayne Rooney for the first time in nearly a month as the pair prepare for crunch talks over the forward’s Manchester United future.

Jul 30, 2013, 22:39 PM IST

Man U unveils `bolder` new away kit at Osaka castle

Premier League Champions Manchester United have unveiled their new away kit, which will have the gingham used on last season`s home shirt intact with a bigger, bolder design, in the grounds of Osaka castle, in the presence of manager David Moyes, players and hometown boy Shinji Kagawa.

Jul 26, 2013, 16:24 PM IST

Man Utd says `angry and confused` Rooney `not for sale` even with transfer request

Premier League champions Manchester United has reportedly insisted that they will not sell player Wayne Rooney even if he hands in a formal transfer request.

Jul 19, 2013, 12:59 PM IST

Bale fancying move to Man Utd despite Spurs` refusal

Tottenham Hotspur star Gareth Bale is reportedly fancying a move to Premier League champions Manchester United despite his club`s fervent insistence that they are not going to release him this season.

Jul 19, 2013, 10:00 AM IST

Man United close to signing Thiago Alcantara in 17.5 million pounds deal

Premier League Champions Manchester United have come a step closer in signing Spanish Under-21 midfielder Thiago Alcantara, who could be brought to the club in a five-year deal worth 17.5 million pounds.

Jul 07, 2013, 15:40 PM IST

Kompany expects more teams to challenge Man U for PL crown

Manchester United captain Vincent Kompany has said that he expects more teams to challenge the Premier League champions for the top position, despite only arch rivals Manchester City being United`s challengers last season.

Jun 02, 2013, 16:28 PM IST