Home Football Premier League

Premier League

Sturridge Klopp

Klopp explains Sturridge absence

LONDON (Reuters) - Liverpool's new manager Juergen Klopp explained why Daniel Sturridge did not play at Tottenham Hotspur on Saturday, saying the England striker had suffered another injury setback. Sturridge, who has been beset by injury problems for more than...
Arsenal

Brilliant Arsenal attack destroys Watford

LONDON (Reuters) - Arsenal needed only 12 second-half minutes to blow Watford away 3-0 and move second in the Premier League on Saturday with a display of firepower that had manager Arsene Wenger purring. "In the second half we were...

Watford 0-3 Arsenal: Five Talking points

Arsenal retained the second spot in the Premier League with a 3-0 win away at Watford, with goals from Alexis, Giroud and Ramsey. Watford put up an impressive display in the first half, doing a great job of containing...

Bony and Sterling plug Manchester City’s gap left by injured Aguero

LONDON (Reuters) - Raheem Sterling and Wilfried Bony produced the perfect tonic for Manchester City in the wake of top striker Sergio Aguero's midweek injury, rattling in five goals between them against Bournemouth on Saturday. With Aguero tearing a hamstring...

Mourinho lauds Chelsea discipline after win without Hazard

By William Schomberg LONDON (Reuters) - Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho said the struggling English champions will stick to their back-to-basics approach after a hard-fought 2-0 win over Aston Villa on Saturday in which Eden Hazard started on the bench. He added...

Van Gaal proud as United get back on track

LONDON (Reuters) - Louis van Gaal said he was proud of his Manchester United team as they re-booted their Premier League title challenge with a convincing 3-0 victory at Everton on Saturday. First-half goals by Morgan Schneiderlin, his first for...
Willian celebrates with Costa

Chelsea 2 Aston Villa 0 – Five Talking Points

A first half Diego Costa strike and a second half Alan Hutton own goal proved enough as Chelsea beat Aston Villa comfortably at Stamford Bridge. Villa, on the other hand, seemed to have not learned their lesson as a...
Real Madrid 3-0 Levante : Five Talking Points

Factbox: Record Real Madrid goalscorer Cristiano Ronaldo

MADRID (Reuters) - Factbox on Real Madrid and Portugal forward Cristiano Ronaldo, who overtook former Spain striker Raul to become Real's record scorer on Saturday with 324 goals. EARLY DAYS * Born Feb. 5 1985 in Funchal, Madeira. * Played youth football...