Spurs sign Man City striker Adebayor on loan

Tottenham Hotspur have signed Togo striker Emmanuel Adebayor on a season-long loan from Premier League rivals Manchester City, the London club said.

Arsenal and Newcastle fined for fracas

Arsenal and Newcastle United were both fined 30,000 pounds for failing to control their players following their ill-tempered opening Premier League match, the Football Association said.

Man United strike £40 million training-kit deal

Manchester United struck a training-kit sponsorship deal, the Premier League champions saying they believed it was the first such agreement in English football.

Man City go top with win over Bolton

Manchester City won a thrilling match 3-2 at Bolton Wanderers to go top of the Premier League and maintain their perfect start to the season at the Reebok Stadium.

Premier League draws 750,000 visitors a year

The lure of the Premier League has brought many of the world`s biggest names to play football in England -- and it also draws huge numbers of fans from abroad to watch it.

Manchester United defender Rafael out for 10 weeks

Manchester United defender Rafael will be out of action for around 10 weeks after dislocating his shoulder in training ahead of the champions` Premier League opener at West Bromwich Albion Sunday.

Man U start off with a win; Chelsea draw

English champions Manchester United opened their title defence with a 2-1 win at West Bromwich Albion on Sunday while Chelsea could manage a draw only in new coach Andre Villas-Boas` first Premier League match.

West Brom sign Irish star Shane Long

Republic of Ireland international striker Shane Long became Premier League side West Brom`s sixth signing of the summer when he joined from Championship outfit Reading.

Keeper Hart signs new five-year deal at Man City

Manchester City`s England goalkeeper Joe Hart has signed a new five-year contract, the Premier League club said.

Man U need 84 points to win Premier League: Fergie

Manchester United boss Sir Alex Ferguson believes the club needs at least 84 points to snare this season`s Premier League title.

Mancini aiming to win Premier League, CL

Roberto Mancini believes that he must build on FA cup success if he is to be rewarded by the club’s owners with an extended deal.

Jo quits City to return to Brazil

Brazilian striker Jo has left Manchester City to join Internacional in his homeland, the Premier League club confirmed.

Premier League could have goalline technology

The Premier League could be the first in the world to introduce goalline technology from the start of the 2012-13 season, according to its chief executive Richard Scudamore.

Belgian goalkeeper Courtois set for Chelsea

Belgian champions Genk announced on Saturday that their 19-year-old goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois has agreed to join Premier League giants Chelsea on a five-year contract.

England forward Young joins Manchester United

Manchester United continued their close-season restructuring and acquisition of home-grown talent when they signed England forward Ashley Young.

Gyan committed to Sunderland

Ghana international striker Asamoah Gyan has dismissed speculation linking him with a move away from Sunderland this summer.

Man Utd at West Brom for Premier League opener

Champions Manchester United will kick off the defence of their Premier League crown at West Brom before facing Tottenham and Arsenal at Old Trafford, fixtures for the 2010/2011 season showed Friday.

Scholes denies being a ‘dirty player’

Scholes is the third most-booked player of all time in the Premier League with 90 yellow cards and his last red card came in the FA Cup semi-final against Manchester City for a challenge on Pablo Zabaleta.

Winning Champions League is the next aim: Gerrard

Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard insists that his club’s main aim next season will be to break back into the top four in the Premier League after two seasons finishing outside of the Champions League places.

Arsenal needs to buy top players: Usmanov

Alisher Usmanov, who is a shareholder in the Arsenal Football Club, is of the opinion that manager Arsene Wenger needs to be given the financial backing to bring in experienced players to end the club’s six-year trophy drought.