Chelsea closes in on league crown

Apr 19, 2015

Chelsea closes in on league crown

While rarely ruthless, Chelsea is easing to the English Premier League title. With a 1-0 victory over Manchester United on Saturday, Chelsea surged 10 points clear of Arsenal. But as Arsenal’s hopes of a first league title since 2004 took a further hit, the ...

Arsenal sneaks past Burnley to run winning streak to eight

Apr 12, 2015

Arsenal sneaks past Burnley to run winning streak to eight

If Chelsea collapses in the final weeks of the Premier League season, Arsenal will be primed to take advantage. Aaron Ramsey extended Arsenal’s winning run to eight matches on Saturday by clinching a 1-0 victory at Burnley. Arsenal’s resurgence has sent the team four ...

Monaco survives battering from Arsenal to reach quarters

Mar 18, 2015

Monaco survives battering from Arsenal to reach quarters

Monaco withstood Arsenal’s onslaught to reach the quarterfinals of the Champions League despite a 2-0 home defeat on Tuesday, advancing on the away-goals rule after drawing 3-3 on aggregate. Following a 3-1 humiliating defeat at the Emirates three weeks ago in the first leg ...

Welbeck's goal sinks Man United, sends Arsenal into semis

Mar 10, 2015

Welbeck's goal sinks Man United, sends Arsenal into semis

Danny Welbeck scored the winner in his return to former club Manchester United as Arsenal won 2-1 at Old Trafford on Monday night to reach the F.A. Cup semifinals and stay on course to defend the trophy. Angel Di Maria’s 77th-minute sending-off for two ...

Wenger rips players after Arsenal falls to Monaco at home

Feb 26, 2015

Wenger rips players after Arsenal falls to Monaco at home

Arsene Wenger slammed his Arsenal flops as naive and suicidal after their defensive meltdown allowed Monaco to clinch a stunning 3-1 win in the Champions League last 16 first leg. Wenger’s side was widely expected to see off the French club and advance to ...

Premier League sides restore pride

Jan 26, 2015

Premier League sides restore pride

Arsenal, West Ham and Aston Villa redressed the balance for Premier League teams after a flow of upsets in the F.A. Cup, securing narrow wins over awkward lower-league opposition to advance to the fifth round on Sunday. Chelsea and Manchester City were among five ...

Arsenal earns win over City

Jan 19, 2015

Arsenal earns win over City

Arsenal finally ended its streak of poor away performances against top teams as Santi Cazorla and Olivier Giroud scored in each half Sunday for a 2-0 victory at Manchester City that dented the hosts’ title hopes. Cazorla converted a penalty in the 24th minute ...