Gerrard to miss start of season due to infection

Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard is in hospital and will miss the start of the new season after suffering an infection in a long-standing groin problem.

Chelsea will end Arsenal`s Premier League title hopes: Deco

Chelsea midfielder Deco has warned that his club is ready to kill off Arsenal`s Premier League title challenge on Sunday.

Fulham striker Johnson out for season

Fulham`s former England striker Andy Johnson will miss the rest of the season after having knee surgery, the Premier League club said on Friday.

Chelsea’s rotten run continues; held by Everton

Chelsea dominated the match but a determined Everton gain a draw after another disappointing result for the league leaders.

Alex Ferguson apologises for criticising referee

Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson has apologised for criticising the fitness of referee Alan Wiley following United`s 2-2 draw with Sunderland earlier this month.

Manchester City face United on level terms

Not since the glory days of 40 years ago have City fans approached a Manchester derby with such high hopes as they will take into Sunday`s Premier League clash at Old Trafford.

FA charge Adebayor of violent and improper conduct

Manchester City striker Emmanuel Adebayor has been charged with violent and improper conduct during Saturday`s 4-2 Premier League win over visitors Arsenal, the English Football Association said on Tuesday.

Rio Ferdinand doubtful for City clash: Report

Manchester United defender Rio Ferdinand is facing a race against time to be fit for the derby against Manchester City on Sunday, after missing the 1-0 Champions League win over Besiktas in Istanbul.

Classy United rally to down Spurs

With just 47 seconds on the clock, the on-fire Jermain Defoe bicycle kicked into the bottom right corner past a rooted Ben Foster after Nemanja Vidic had intercepted Benoit Assou-Ekotto’s chipped pass to Peter Crouch.

Adebayor keen to show Arsenal what they are missing

Manchester City`s in-form striker Emmanuel Adebayor faces Arsenal on Saturday and is relishing the chance to show his former club what they are missing, manager Mark Hughes said on Friday.

Arshavin blames defensive tactics for Man U defeat

Arsenal star Andrey Arshavin believes negative tactics from his side cost them victory against Manchester United last weekend.

Arsenal to fight Eduardo`s `cheat` ban

Arsenal will fight to clear Eduardo`s name after UEFA branded him a cheat.

Adebayor ready to take on his brothers at Arsenal

Manchester City striker Emmanuel Adebayor has said that it will be like a family at war when he lines up against his former team Arsenal in 10 days` time.

Not quiting Liverpool: Benitez

Rubbishing rumours of him possibly quitting as Liverpool’s coach, Rafael Benitez on Thursday pledged a 100 per cent commitment to Anfield team.

Wenger stays calm after Arsenal destroy Everton

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger refused to get carried away after his side routed Everton 6-1 on the opening day of the Premier League season at Goodison Park.

Torres ready for test of Liverpool`s credentials

Fernando Torres ready for test of Liverpool`s credentials Torres admits Liverpool face an early test of their Premier League title credentials in Sunday`s season opener at Tottenham.