Diego Costa injury woes threaten to hamper Chelsea`s title defence
Diego Costa injury woes threaten to hamper Chelsea`s title defence

Chelsea kick off their Premier League title defence against Swansea on Saturday fretting that Diego Costa`s injury problems could hamper their bid to remain England`s pre-eminent force.

 

Premier League West Brom sack manager Alan Irvine
Premier League West Brom sack manager Alan Irvine

English Premier League club West Bromwich Albion on Monday announced they had sacked manager Alan Irvine following their defeat to Stoke on Sunday, their seventh in nine matches.

Fernando Torres to sign for Milan permanently: Chelsea
Fernando Torres to sign for Milan permanently: Chelsea

Spain striker Fernando Torres will join AC Milan permanently from Chelsea in the New Year, the English Premier League leaders said Saturday.

Mata completes record £37.1m Man United move

Spanish attacking midfielder Juan Mata completed his record £37.1 million (44.7m euros) transfer from Chelsea to Manchester United on Saturday after completing a medical at the English champions.

Man Utd agree deal to sign Chelsea playmaker Mata

Manchester United have agreed a deal to sign Spain playmaker Juan Mata from Premier League rivals Chelsea.

Chelsea foolish to sell Mata, says Hudson

Chelsea have been foolish to allow Spain playmaker Juan Mata`s imminent transfer to Premier League rivals Manchester United, the club`s former crowd favourite Alan Hudson said on Friday.

Sunderland reach final with shootout win over United

Sunderland beat Manchester United 2-1 in a penalty shootout on Wednesday to book a place in the English League Cup final after United won a dramatic semi-final second leg 2-1 in extra time.

Man United hit new low in shootout loss

Manchester United`s troubled season took another turn for the worse when they lost 2-1 to Sunderland in a penalty shootout in a dramatic League Cup semi-final on Wednesday.

Manchester United bid for Chelsea`s Mata - reports

Manchester United have bid 35 million pounds for Chelsea playmaker Juan Mata, British media reported on Wednesday.

Manchester City off to as bad a start as rivals Man U

English Premier League giants Manchester City lost 2-0 to South African side SuperSport United in their Nelson Mandela Football Invitational pre-season friendly in Pretoria on Sunday.

Moyes will be a Manchester United success, says City chairman Al Mubarak

The Emirati owner of the 2011-12 Premier League champions endorses the new Red Devils boss in a season review that also praises the work of Roberto Mancini and explains his sacking.

Chelsea improved under me, insists Benitez

Departing Chelsea interim manager Rafa Benitez believes that the players and the club as a whole improved under his leadership and says that he will be missed when he is gone.

Moyes eyeing 25 mln pound swoop for Fabregas

Manchester United`s new manager David Moyes is reportedly planning to lure Barcelona midfielder Cesc Fabregas at 25 million pounds.

Lampard backs Terry to stay at Chelsea

The Blues` midfielder believes the skipper will remain at the club, despite the defender`s fitness having come into question following limited appearances under Rafa Benitez.

Manchester City rule out Aguero sale

Manchester City are adamant that Sergio Aguero will not be leaving the club this summer, amid speculation linking the Argentine forward with a move to Real Madrid.

Mata would welcome Mourinho at Chelsea

Chelsea playmaker Juan Mata would welcome Jose Mourinho to the club with open arms, should the Portuguese return to Stamford Bridge.

Manchester United deserved to win title: Vidic

Manchester United defender Nemanja Vidic says him and his team-mates "deserved" to win back the Premier League title off Manchester City.

Moyes arrives at Carrington to begin Manchester United reign

David Moyes has arrived at Manchester United’s training ground as he prepares to officially take over from Sir Alex Ferguson at Old Trafford.

Chelsea looking to sell Torres this summer

Chelsea is reportedly looking to sell their record 50 million-pound buy Fernando Torres this summer, despite this season being the best of his career at Stamford Bridge with 22 goals.

Chelsea asks Man U to name `any price` for Rooney

Chelsea has reportedly refused to bow down to Manchester United`s public claim that wantaway strker Wayne Rooney will not be sold by asking United to name their price for the troubled star.