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John Lundstram strike gives Sheffield United 1-0 win over Crystal Palace

Palace manager Roy Hodgson restored Wilfred Zaha to his starting line-up after starting him on the bench for the scoreless opening-week draw against Everton, while Chris Wilder started with the same side that secured a 1-1 draw against Bournemouth. 

Aug 18, 2019, 22:27 PM IST

EPL: Bournemouth's Eddie Howe urges patience with new signings

Bournemouth, who finished 14th last season, signed defenders Lloyd Kelly and Jack Stacey, midfielder Philip Billing and winger Arnaut Danjuma on permanent deals while winger Harry Wilson was signed on a season-long loan from Liverpool.

Aug 09, 2019, 20:53 PM IST

Sheffield United sign Oli McBurnie from Swansea City in a club-record deal

Financial details of the transfer were not disclosed but British media reported it was around 20 million pounds ($24.25 million), eclipsing the 10 million pounds they paid Bournemouth for French striker Lys Mousset.

Aug 02, 2019, 20:34 PM IST

Sheffield United sign Ireland striker Callum Robinson from Preston North End

United did not disclose the transfer fee but British media said the club paid around 8 million pounds ($10.04 million) for the 24-year-old, eclipsing the 5 million pounds they paid for midfielder Luke Freeman earlier this month.

Jul 12, 2019, 23:14 PM IST

EPL: Champions Manchester City to kick off the season at West Ham

The fixtures, released at 0800 GMT on Thursday, also included a meaty first-weekend clash with Manchester United hosting Chelsea, who finished third last season.

Jun 13, 2019, 18:38 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

EPL: David Brooks' brace helps Bournemouth secure 2-0 win over Brighton

Bournemouth, who celebrated only their second league win in the last eight matches, moved up to eighth on 26 points from 18 games while Brighton stayed 13th after suffering their third successive defeat.

Dec 23, 2018, 06:51 AM IST

Ex-England footballer Ugo Ehiogu passes away at 44 after suspected cardiac arrest

By 1994, he had replaced Shaun Teale as the main central defensive partner to Paul McGrath. He remained at the club for nine years, making over 300 appearances in all competitions.

Apr 21, 2017, 15:28 PM IST

WATCH: Manchester United fan falls asleep in Old Trafford while watching Louis van Gaal's men

Footage of the fan's hilarious snooze was shot by Twitter user Irish Gaz.

Jan 12, 2016, 23:29 PM IST

Southampton won't underestimate lower league teams again: Ronald Koeman

Southampton will not repeat the mistake of underestimating lower league opponents when they take on MK Dons in the League Cup on Wednesday after being knocked out of the tournament by Sheffield United last season, manager Ronald Koeman has said.

Sep 23, 2015, 13:39 PM IST

Phil Jagielka signs one-year contract extension with Everton

Everton defender Phil Jagielka has signed a one-year extension to his contract that will keep him at the English football club until the summer of 2018.

Jun 20, 2015, 18:13 PM IST

Mauricio Pochettino calls for Spurs killer instinct

Mauricio Pochettino said he was proud of his Tottenham Hotspur players after they reached the League Cup final but challenged his players to learn to "kill games".

Jan 29, 2015, 07:01 AM IST

Christian Eriksen steers Tottenham into League Cup final

Two moments of magic from Christian Eriksen helped Tottenham Hotspur reach the final of the League Cup with a 3-2 aggregate victory over League One club Sheffield United.

Jan 29, 2015, 04:17 AM IST

Branislav Ivanovic sinks Liverpool as Chelsea reach final

Branislav Ivanovic`s extra-time header sent Chelsea into the League Cup final at Liverpool`s expense as the London club edged a breathless semi-final second leg 1-0 on Tuesday.

Jan 28, 2015, 04:16 AM IST

Spurs seek League Cup comfort against Sheffield United

Tottenham Hotspur`s reputation as a club that thrives in knockout competition was dented by an FA Cup exit at the hands of Leicester at the weekend but Mauricio Pochettino`s men remain close to reaching the League Cup final, nonetheless.

Jan 27, 2015, 08:56 AM IST

Townsend gives Spurs slender advantage

Tottenham will take a slender 1-0 lead into the second leg of their League Cup semi-final against Sheffield United after Andros Townsend`s penalty secured a barely-deserved success at White Hart Lane on Wednesday.

Jan 22, 2015, 09:06 AM IST

Ryan Mason returns as Spurs chase silverware on three fronts

Tottenham Hotspur`s three-pronged assault on silverware continues on Wednesday when they face third tier Sheffield United in the first leg of the League Cup semi-final at White Hart Lane - their sixth match in 21 days.

Jan 21, 2015, 09:02 AM IST

Capital One Cup: Sheffield United aiming to cut Spurs down to size

 Sheffield United are aiming to beat a Premier League side for the fourth time this season when they meet Tottenham Hotspur in their Capital One (League) Cup semi-final on Wednesday and have no intention of going soft on their rivals.

Jan 20, 2015, 18:50 PM IST

Emmanuel Adebayor unfazed by pain at the Lane

Emmanuel Adebayor insists he won`t be fazed if Tottenham supporters give him another hostile reception in Wednesday`s League Cup semi-final clash against Sheffield United.

Jan 20, 2015, 09:32 AM IST

FA chairman rules out intervention in Ched Evans case

Football Association (FA) chairman Greg Dyke on Friday ruled out any intervention by the governing body in the case of convicted rapist Ched Evans.

Jan 09, 2015, 18:22 PM IST