Chelsea`s Diego Costa gets three-game ban
Chelsea`s Diego Costa gets three-game ban

Chelsea striker Diego Costa has been banned for three matches with immediate effect after being found guilty of a violent conduct charge, the Football Association announced Friday.

Gabriel Paulista ready to make Arsenal debut against Aston Villa: Arsene Wenger
Gabriel Paulista ready to make Arsenal debut against Aston Villa: Arsene Wenger

Arsenal`s new signing Gabriel Paulista could make his Premier League debut against Aston Villa but leading goalscorer Alexis Sanchez is not likely to be risked with a hamstring injury, manager Arsene Wenger said on Friday.

Thai tuna tycoon nets Sheffield Wednesday after completing buyout
Thai tuna tycoon nets Sheffield Wednesday after completing buyout

Sheffield Wednesday, one of England`s oldest clubs who last played in the Premier League 15 years ago, have been taken over by a Thai consortium who are the world`s largest producers of tuna products.

Harry Kane urges Tottenham to harness cup momentum
Harry Kane urges Tottenham to harness cup momentum

On a high after reaching the League Cup final in mid-week, Tottenham Hotspur begin an important run of Premier League fixtures on Saturday with a game at West Bromwich Albion.

Brendan Rodgers has no fears over Daniel Sturridge return
Brendan Rodgers has no fears over Daniel Sturridge return

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers says he has no concerns about how Daniel Sturridge will fit into his redefined formation ahead of the striker`s long-awaited comeback from injury.

Manchester United ready to fight for top four spot: Antonio Valencia
Manchester United ready to fight for top four spot: Antonio Valencia

Manchester United winger Antonio Valencia has warned his team-mates that the hard work starts now in their bid to secure a top four finish in the Premier League.

Branislav Ivanovic fires warning ahead of Manchester City showdown
Branislav Ivanovic fires warning ahead of Manchester City showdown

Chelsea defender Branislav Ivanovic has warned Manchester City that the Premier League leaders are back to full power heading into their seismic showdown at Stamford Bridge on Saturday.

Peter Crouch signs new two-year deal with Stoke City
Peter Crouch signs new two-year deal with Stoke City

Former England striker Peter Crouch on Thursday settled his immediate future by signing a two-year contract extension with Stoke City.

Embattled Chelsea cancel news conference
Embattled Chelsea cancel news conference

Chelsea have cancelled their pre-match news conference ahead of Saturday`s top-of-the-table crunch game against champions Manchester City, the Premier League leaders said on Thursday.

Africa Cup of Nations: Yaya Toure's  injury worries Cote d' Ivoire
Africa Cup of Nations: Yaya Toure's injury worries Cote d' Ivoire

The Cote d' Ivoire football team is having injury concerns with skipper Yaya Toure struggling after a knock in their 1-0 win over Cameroon in the ongoing Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon).

No love lost as managers face EPL title showdown
No love lost as managers face EPL title showdown

It is hard to imagine two more different characters than Jose Mourinho and Manuel Pellegrini, so it is no surprise that the Chelsea manager and his Manchester City counterpart seem to rub each other up the wrong way.

Arsenal sign Brazilian defender Gabriel Paulista
Arsenal sign Brazilian defender Gabriel Paulista

Arsenal have signed Brazilian defender Gabriel Paulista from Villarreal, the Premier League club said on Wednesday.

FA slap fine on Jose Mourinho for referee comments
FA slap fine on Jose Mourinho for referee comments

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho has been fined 25,000 pounds ($38,000) by the FA after claiming there was a "campaign" to influence referees` decisions against his team.

Chelsea pair face fitness race for Man City showdown
Chelsea pair face fitness race for Man City showdown

 Premier League leaders Chelsea could be without midfielder Cesc Fabregas and defender Filipe Luis for Saturday`s top-of-the-table clash against Manchester City at Stamford Bridge.

English clubs dominate international transfer deals - FIFA
English clubs dominate international transfer deals - FIFA

 English clubs are spending more money in the international transfer market than any other country in the world according to a FIFA report published on Wednesday.

QPR to give youth a chance, says chairman Tony Fernandes
QPR to give youth a chance, says chairman Tony Fernandes

 Queens Park Rangers will change from a buying club to a developing organisation by promoting young talent through their academy, said chairman Tony Fernandes.

Frank Lampard, John Terry turned my career around: Didier Drogba
Frank Lampard, John Terry turned my career around: Didier Drogba

 Didier Drogba has paid tribute to the inspirational way Chelsea team mates Frank Lampard and John Terry helped turn his career around after suffering some difficult times in his early days at Stamford Bridge.

Liverpool scent Chelsea blood as Wembley looms in League Cup
Liverpool scent Chelsea blood as Wembley looms in League Cup

With Chelsea reeling from FA Cup humiliation, Liverpool will visit Stamford Bridge for their League Cup semi-final second leg on Tuesday with increased confidence of reaching the final.

Premier League trio avoid fresh FA Cup shocks
Premier League trio avoid fresh FA Cup shocks

Holders Arsenal won through to the FA Cup last 16 with a hard-fought 3-2 victory at Brighton on Sunday as West Ham and Aston Villa also avoided the embarrassment of becoming the latest Premier League clubs to be knocked out by lower league opposition.

Arsene Wenger warns FA Cup favourites Arsenal
Arsene Wenger warns FA Cup favourites Arsenal

Arsene Wenger believes the weekend`s series of FA Cup shocks represent a "warning" for his Arsenal side.