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English Premier League

EPL: Ruthless Manchester City survive scare to clinch title in style

Needing a 14th successive league win to be certain of prevailing in an unprecedented title duel, City fell behind to Glenn Murray`s 27th-minute header but Pep Guardiola`s side responded in devastating fashion.

May 12, 2019, 21:53 PM IST

Manchester City on brink of Premier League title as epic race reaches climax

It is possible they could get by with a draw, or even an unlikely defeat, as they will start their final game one point ahead -- but Pep Guardiola`s side know better than to expect gifts from Merseyside.

May 09, 2019, 22:37 PM IST

Chelsea defender Gary Cahill hits out at Maurizio Sarri after ''terrible'' final season

Sarri said in December that he felt Cahill was not suited to his possession-based style of football, leading to the centre back making just seven appearances this season.

May 05, 2019, 18:48 PM IST

EPL: Emiliano Sala tragedy puts relegation in perspective, says Neil Warnock

Warnock saw his side go down on Saturday after a season overshadowed by the death of the Argentine striker in a plane crash en route to Cardiff in January. 

May 05, 2019, 17:16 PM IST

Leicester City manager Brendan Rodgers impressed by Raheem Sterling's desire

Sterling has continued to flourish under Pep Guardiola at the Etihad Stadium, scoring 17 league goals in 32 league appearances this season.

May 04, 2019, 18:56 PM IST

EPL: Everton captain Phil Jagielka hoping to extend stay

Jagielka has made seven appearances all season and his contract expires at the end of the campaign, potentially bringing down the curtain on his 12-year stay at the Merseyside club.

May 04, 2019, 18:44 PM IST

EPL: Huddersfield Town chairman Dean Hoyle agrees to sell club

Hoyle, who was ill with pancreatitis this year, will retain a minority stake in the club but Hodgkinson, a Huddersfield fan, will take a 75 percent ownership stake in the club.

May 04, 2019, 16:08 PM IST

EPL: Jurgen Klopp convinced Liverpool will put Barcelona defeat out of mind

Liverpool trail leaders Manchester City by a point heading into the final two games of the Premier League season and the German said there was no need for him to boost his players` morale after the loss in Spain, in the semi-final, first leg.

May 03, 2019, 18:09 PM IST

Manchester Utd to stick with David de Gea as Sergio Romero suffers knee injury

De Gea has made a slew of recent errors, including one that allowed Chelsea to equalise in last Sunday`s 1-1 Premier League draw that dented sixth-placed United`s chances of a top-four finish.

May 03, 2019, 15:52 PM IST

Leicester City boss Brendan Rodgers needs no extra incentive to beat Manchester City

Liverpool can return to the top of the table if they beat Newcastle United on Saturday but will only be in pole position to clinch the league title on May 12 if Rodgers` Leicester can claim a point or better at the Etihad Stadium. 

May 02, 2019, 19:04 PM IST

After Lionel Messi mauling Liverpool face reunion with Rafa Benitez

The second-leg of their semi-final with Barcelona awaits at Anfield on Tuesday with Jurgen Klopp`s side needing a comeback of Istanbul proportions if they are to reach the final.

May 02, 2019, 17:46 PM IST

Sheffield United promoted to Premier League after Leeds United draw with Aston Villa

Second-placed United had beaten Ipswich Town 2-0 on Saturday to move on to 88 points in the second-tier table. They are now five points ahead of third-placed Leeds with one more game to go. 

Apr 28, 2019, 20:20 PM IST

Raheem Sterling finally getting recognition he deserves: Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain

Sterling has scored 29 goals for club and country this season, his most productive campaign yet. 

Apr 28, 2019, 18:15 PM IST

Ryan Babel strike leaves Cardiff City on brink of relegation

The defeat left Cardiff four points adrift of Brighton & Hove Albion with two games left and looking likely to join Fulham in the Championship next season.

Apr 28, 2019, 16:31 PM IST

Southampton stay up after thrilling 3-3 draw with Bournemouth

Fresh from scoring the fastest goal in Premier League history against Watford, Irish striker Shane Long again got Southampton off to a flying start with a goal in the eighth minute, but Dan Gosling equalised eight minutes later. 

Apr 27, 2019, 22:05 PM IST

EPL: West Ham inflict first defeat on Tottenham Hotspur at new stadium

Tottenham made a number of changes to their side as they prepared for their Champions League semi-final first leg against Ajax Amsterdam on Tuesday but Mauricio Pochettino`s gamble backfired against a resolute West Ham side. 

Apr 27, 2019, 19:36 PM IST

EPL: Mohamed Salah and Sadio Mane send Liverpool top of the table

Liverpool moved to the summit on 91 points, two more than City, but Pep Guardiola`s side will regain top spot with a win at Burnley on Sunday.

Apr 27, 2019, 17:44 PM IST

Teams will need 100 points to beat Manchester City next season: Pep Guardiola

City were the first team to win the Premier League title with a record 100 points last season and would finish with 98 this season if they win their three remaining games.

Apr 27, 2019, 15:52 PM IST

Liverpool bank on Ashley Barnes to derail Manchester City title bid

A large number of the Anfield faithful have changed their social media avatars to show Barnes`s face but it is not only his 11 Premier League goals this season that have turned him into a poster boy for Burnley`s gritty style.

Apr 27, 2019, 15:40 PM IST

Defiant Marco Silva says Everton are not inconsistent

Everton have won four of their last five games -- which included wins over top six sides Chelsea, Arsenal and Manchester United -- but lost 2-0 at already-relegated Fulham to drop to ninth in the standings.

Apr 26, 2019, 18:42 PM IST