Yaya Toure being made Man City scapegoat, says agent
Yaya Toure being made Man City scapegoat, says agent

 Yaya Toure is being made a scapegoat for Manchester City`s poor season and underfire boss Manuel Pellegrini is a "weak manager", according to the Ivorian midfielder`s agent Dimitri Seluk.

Master tactician Jose Mourinho sets Chelsea apart
Master tactician Jose Mourinho sets Chelsea apart

Chelsea have a squad brimming with world-class players but it is the tactical astuteness of manager Jose Mourinho that has given them a clear edge in the Premier League title race.

EPL: Eden Hazard fires clinical Chelsea closer to title
EPL: Eden Hazard fires clinical Chelsea closer to title

Champions-elect Chelsea took a significant step towards the Premier League title as Eden Hazard`s first-half goal secured a clinical 1-0 home win over in-form Manchester United on Sunday.

EPL Gameweek 33: As it happened...
EPL Gameweek 33: As it happened...

Welcome to the live update of EPL Gameweek 33. Five matches take place today with four games starting at the same time followed by the Sunday blockbuster between Chelsea and Manchester United.

Mikel Arteta confident of new Arsenal deal on return from injury
Mikel Arteta confident of new Arsenal deal on return from injury

Arsenal captain Mikel Arteta expects to extend his contract at the Premier League club when he returns from injury.

Pellegrini admits Man City's final six games of season will ultimately decide his fate
Pellegrini admits Man City's final six games of season will ultimately decide his fate

Manchester City football team boss Manuel Pellegrini has admitted that his fate at the club would ultimately be decided after the Premier League defending champion's final six games of the same.

Chelsea receive most abuse because they are being `boring`: Jose Mourinho
Chelsea receive most abuse because they are being `boring`: Jose Mourinho

Chelsea football team manager Jose Mourinho has said that his squad received the most abuse on social media because they are boring, having topped the Premier League since day one.

Steven Gerrard eyes one last bid for FA Cup glory
Steven Gerrard eyes one last bid for FA Cup glory

Steven Gerrard is gunning to lead Liverpool against fellow Premier League side Aston Villa in an FA Cup semi-final at London`s Wembley Stadium on Sunday.

No separating top four and FA Cup for Simon Mignolet
No separating top four and FA Cup for Simon Mignolet

Liverpool goalkeeper Simon Mignolet has said being given a choice between a top-four finish in the Premier League and FA Cup victory is like being asked to prefer one of his parents over the other.

Gabriel Agbonlahor doubtful as Aston Villa seek FA Cup glory
Gabriel Agbonlahor doubtful as Aston Villa seek FA Cup glory

Aston Villa, who have not won the FA Cup for nearly 60 years, face Liverpool in the semi-final on Sunday seeking a bit of glory in a season which has been marked by a desperate fight to retain their top-slight status.

Beating Manchester United will not make us champions, warns Jose Mourinho
Beating Manchester United will not make us champions, warns Jose Mourinho

The self-styled "Special One" faces what he agreed is a special fixture this weekend but Jose Mourinho refused to accept that beating Manchester United to establish a 10-point lead with six games left would mean Chelsea had won the Premier League. 

Manchester United short of defensive options for Chelsea game
Manchester United short of defensive options for Chelsea game

Manchester United`s Michael Carrick, Marcos Rojo, Phil Jones and Daley Blind will miss Saturday`s Premier League clash against leaders Chelsea because of injury, manager Louis van Gaal said on Friday.

West Ham short of scoring options, says Sam Allardyce
West Ham short of scoring options, says Sam Allardyce

West Ham`s tough game at Premier League champions Manchester City on Sunday has been made more difficult by the absence of their two leading scorers, manager Sam Allardyce said on Friday.

Alan Pardew targets top 10 before Crystal Palace spending spree
Alan Pardew targets top 10 before Crystal Palace spending spree

Crystal Palace chairman Steve Parish can expect a rather loud knock at the door from manager Alan Pardew if the club deliver a top-10 Premier League finish this season.

Lyon`s Alexandre Lacazette says won`t be lured abroad by money
Lyon`s Alexandre Lacazette says won`t be lured abroad by money

With Premier League giants Arsenal, Manchester City and Liverpool hovering, Lyon`s red hot striker Alexandre Lacazette said Friday that any move abroad will be a sporting rather than financial choice.

Bad boys Chelsea show lack of respect to referees
Bad boys Chelsea show lack of respect to referees

Chelsea may top the Premier League table but Jose Mourinho`s side have the unfortunate tag of being the worst-behaved team in the top flight when it comes to respecting officials, according to Football Association Fair Play delegates.

Goalkeeper sacked in Malaysia for swearing at policeman
Goalkeeper sacked in Malaysia for swearing at policeman

Malaysian champions Johor Darul Ta`zim have sacked goalkeeper Mohd Anis Faron Ahmad for swearing at a policeman after a loss, local media reported.

EPL: Everton all set for `fearless` Burnley
EPL: Everton all set for `fearless` Burnley

Everton manager Roberto Martinez has told his players to steel themselves for the challenge of facing a "fearless" Burnley at Goodison Park on Saturday.

Infectious Aaron Lennon key to Everton's revival: Roberto Martinez
Infectious Aaron Lennon key to Everton's revival: Roberto Martinez

 Aaron Lennon has been the catalyst for Everton`s recent Premier League revival and the on loan winger`s infectious work rate is starting rubbing off on his team mates, manager Roberto Martinez said on Thursday.

Arsenal won't be caught napping by Reading, says Arsene Wenger
Arsenal won't be caught napping by Reading, says Arsene Wenger

Holders Arsenal are unlikely to start slowly against Championship side Reading in the FA Cup semi-final at Wembley on Saturday having learned the lessons from a year ago at the same stage against Wigan Athletic.