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EPL: Liverpool extend lead at top, Arsenal slip up at West Ham

After their 22-match unbeaten run in all competitions came to an end at Southampton in mid-December, Arsenal have struggled to find their form, with their away performances of particular concern.

Jan 14, 2019, 10:16 AM IST

Jose Mourinho makes 'head coach' jibe after transfer frustration

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho said he was closing the book on a frustrating transfer window but could not resist one last jibe after his team's opening Premier League 2-1 win over Leicester City on Friday.

Aug 11, 2018, 23:05 PM IST

Rochdale stun Tottenham Hotspur to force FA Cup replay

Lowly Rochdale scored deep into stoppage time to deny Tottenham Hotspur victory as their FA Cup fifth-round tie ended in a thrilling 2-2 draw on Sunday.

Feb 19, 2018, 11:50 AM IST

Racism on the rise in English football, says watchdog

Incidents of racism and homophobia in English football are on the rise, according to pressure group 'Kick It Out'. The mid-season report of the group said it had received more than 300 reports relating to 282 cases of discriminatory abuse by the end of 2017, a 59 percent increase from the last season, when there were 177 incidents.

Feb 08, 2018, 18:58 PM IST

English clubs bite back in UEFA Champions League

Between 2005 and 2012, England produced eight Champions League finalists and three champions in Liverpool (2005), Manchester United (2008) and Chelsea (2012).

Oct 19, 2017, 20:48 PM IST

Pep Guardiola backs under-fire Arsene Wenger to silence critics and rebuild relationship with Arsenal fans

The Frenchman has been offered a new two-year contract to prolong his 21-year reign and reports suggest he will eventually sign it.

Mar 31, 2017, 21:09 PM IST

Leicester City's Claudio Ranieri pips Zinedine Zidane to win FIFA best men`s coach award

Under Ranieri`s leadership, Leicester pulled off a shocker and defy title odds of 5,000-1 to lift the Premier League trophy.



Jan 10, 2017, 09:43 AM IST

Youth football abuse scandal: Paedophile coach in hospital over `fears for welfare`

Barry Bennell has been at the centre of numerous revelations after former Crewe Alexandra player Andy Woodward came forward to reveal he was abused by the convicted child molester in the 1980s.

Nov 28, 2016, 20:50 PM IST

Manchester United to extend Zlatan Ibrahimovic's contract, reveals Jose Mourinho

The 35-year-old Ibrahimovic has had a mixed start to his United career despite scoring eight goals in 17 games in all competitions.

Nov 23, 2016, 20:49 PM IST

Jose Mourinho, Arsene Wenger set to reignite rivalry as Manchester United host Arsenal at Old Trafford

Wenger has never beaten Mourinho in the league and has not overseen a league victory at Old Trafford since 2006.

Nov 19, 2016, 08:52 AM IST

Chelsea boss Antonio Conte named Premier League manager of the month for October

Chelsea travel to face 15th-placed Middlesbrough at the Riverside Stadium on Sunday.

Nov 18, 2016, 17:07 PM IST

Everton manager Ronald Koeman keen to hold on to club's most prized asset Romelu Lukaku

Everton broke their club transfer fee record in 2014 when they brought Lukaku from Chelsea for 28 million pounds.

Nov 18, 2016, 16:14 PM IST

Interim manager Gareth Southgate wants permanent England job, reveals FA

Under Southgate England beat Malta and Scotland in World Cup qualifiers and drew with Slovenia before a 2-2 friendly draw with Spain on Tuesday.

Nov 17, 2016, 20:53 PM IST

England captain Wayne Rooney apologises for inappropriate drunk photos

A statement issued on Rooney's behalf, said: "Naturally Wayne is sorry that pictures taken with fans have been published today.

Nov 17, 2016, 14:08 PM IST

Michael Carrick hints at quitting Manchester United, backs Paul Pogba to showcase 'special' talent

The veteran playmaker has mainly been used in cup competitions this season under Jose Mourinho.

Nov 15, 2016, 19:38 PM IST

Arsenal's Arsene Wenger downplays hooliganism problem in English game

Hooliganism is not a problem in English football, according to Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger, despite a week in which disturbances at West Ham United`s League Cup tie against Chelsea tarnished the game`s glossy image.

Oct 28, 2016, 19:36 PM IST

Manchester United boss Mourinho charged by FA over referee comments during Liverpool game

After the drab goalless draw Mourinho praised the performance of Taylor, whose four bookings in the match all went to United players.

Oct 27, 2016, 15:29 PM IST

English League Cup Roundup: Chelsea stunned by West Ham; Juan Mata helps Man Utd edge Man City

United will now entertain West Ham United, who claimed a 2-1 upset win over Chelsea, while Southampton`s reward for overcoming Sunderland 1-0 is a trip to Arsenal.

Oct 27, 2016, 08:33 AM IST

English League Cup Roundup: Liverpool, Arsenal through; Newcastle smash Preston for 6

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain scoring twice in a 2-0 win over Reading, while Hull City won 2-1 at second-tier Bristol City.

Oct 26, 2016, 08:29 AM IST

Piers Morgan targets Viru again! Requests Virender Sehwag to play football for EPL club Arsenal

Arsenal host Chelsea in Gameweek 6 of the English Premier League at 10:00 PM IST on Saturday.

Sep 24, 2016, 12:00 PM IST