Chelsea, Man United play to draw

Feb 8, 2016

Chelsea, Man United play to draw

A second stalemate of the season between Chelsea and Manchester United saw the fallen powers slip further from relevance in this unusual Premier League season. The 1-1 draw at Stamford Bridge did little to help either team on Sunday, which began with Arsenal beating ...

City starlet Iheanacho takes chance in F.A. Cup

Jan 31, 2016

City starlet Iheanacho takes chance in F.A. Cup

Manchester City, Arsenal and Tottenham eased into the fifth round of the F.A. Cup on Saturday, as the English Premier League title contenders showed their strength in depth. Though many fringe players got a rare chance to start, none made more of the opportunity ...

Surging United beats rival Liverpool

Jan 18, 2016

Surging United beats rival Liverpool

It was only three weeks ago that Manchester United was on an eight-match winless streak, Wayne Rooney was so out of form he was dropped to the bench, and manager Louis van Gaal appeared to be contemplating resigning. Now, United is unbeaten in 2016, ...

Arsenal draws six-goal thriller at Liverpool; Leicester wins

Jan 14, 2016

Arsenal draws six-goal thriller at Liverpool; Leicester wins

Arsenal conceded a 90th-minute equalizer at Liverpool to lose its outright lead in the Premier League on Wednesday, as Leicester kept up its surprising title challenge with a 1-0 win at Tottenham. Only a superior goal difference is keeping Arsenal above Leicester after the ...

Arsenal rallies to advance in F.A. Cup

Jan 10, 2016

Arsenal rallies to advance in F.A. Cup

Arsenal began its F.A. Cup defense with a 3-1 comeback victory against Sunderland and was joined in the fourth round by Manchester United and Manchester City on Saturday. United labored past Sheffield United 1-0 at Old Trafford, and Manchester City emphatically defeated Norwich 3-0. ...

Premier League giants grab wins

Jan 3, 2016

Premier League giants grab wins

Normalcy was restored in the most unpredictable of Premier League seasons as Arsenal, Manchester City and Manchester United won to kick off 2016, with two of English soccer’s biggest stars grabbing winners after lean spells. But victory didn’t come easy for the three heavyweights ...

Premier League lacking top players

| Jan 2, 2016

Premier League lacking top players

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There is no pleasing some people. When Chelsea, Arsenal, Manchester City and Manchester United were dominating the Premier League, English football was called predictable. Going into this weekend’s fixtures there was a top five of Arsenal, Leicester City, Manchester City, Tottenham and Crystal Palace. ...

Leicester loses top spot after draw against City

Dec 30, 2015

Leicester loses top spot after draw against City

Leicester relinquished first place in the English Premier League heading into the new year after drawing 0-0 with Manchester City in an entertaining stalemate on Tuesday. Arsenal leads Leicester — the surprise team of the season — on goal difference, with third-place City three ...

Arsenal retakes first with win

Dec 29, 2015

Arsenal retakes first with win

Arsenal moved to the top of the Premier League with a 2-0 win against Bournemouth on Monday, while Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal said there was “not any reason” for him to resign despite a 0-0 draw with Chelsea extending his team’s winless ...

Van Gaal hints at United departure

Dec 27, 2015

Van Gaal hints at United departure

Arsenal and Manchester United were embarrassed, while Chelsea drew, on another erratic day in the Premier League. Also, despite losing at Liverpool, Leicester’s surprising lead was maintained on Saturday. Man United manager Louis van Gaal might not be around long enough to see if ...