Tottenham keeps title hopes alive with narrow victory

Apr 27, 2017

Tottenham keeps title hopes alive with narrow victory

With less than a month of the Premier League season left, it remains Chelsea’s title to lose but Tottenham Hotspur defiantly stayed in contention by grinding out a 1-0 victory at Crystal Palace on Wednesday. Chelsea’s already profitable week looked like getting a whole ...

Costa ends goal drought as Chelsea moves closer to title

Apr 26, 2017

Costa ends goal drought as Chelsea moves closer to title

Diego Costa ended a seven-game goal drought in style to help Chelsea open up a seven-point lead in the Premier League with a 4-2 victory over Southampton on Tuesday. The second-half double halted a barren run that began shortly after a reported dispute at ...

Chelsea beats Tottenham to reach F.A. Cup final

Apr 23, 2017

Chelsea beats Tottenham to reach F.A. Cup final

Eden Hazard had a rare view from the Chelsea bench, and it wasn’t comfortable viewing. Twice Willian scored, but each time Tottenham struck back in the F.A. Cup semifinal on Saturday. Approaching an hour in with a sharper, slicker Spurs seizing the initiative at ...

Premier League title race heats up as Chelsea loses at United

Apr 17, 2017

Premier League title race heats up as Chelsea loses at United

A tactical masterclass from Jose Mourinho ensured the path to the English Premier League title will no longer be a procession for his former club, Chelsea. Only four points separate Chelsea and second-placed Tottenham with six games left after Manchester United’s 2-0 win over ...

Chelsea wins again but Spurs keep up chase

Apr 9, 2017

Chelsea wins again but Spurs keep up chase

Chelsea had the look of a champion again as it maintained its comfortable seven-point advantage at the top of the Premier League with a 3-1 victory at Bournemouth on Saturday — but Tottenham Hotspur will not give up the chase. After Son Heung-min had ...

Chelsea suffers shock defeat to Palace

Apr 2, 2017

Chelsea suffers shock defeat to Palace

New life was pumped into the Premier League title race on Saturday after leaders Chelsea suffered a shock 2-1 defeat at home to Crystal Palace, enabling Tottenham Hotspur to cut the gap at the top to seven points after its 2-0 win at Burnley. ...

Wenger to make announcement on future 'very soon'

Mar 19, 2017

Wenger to make announcement on future 'very soon'

Arsene Wenger revealed he will make an announcement about his Arsenal future “very soon” after his side’s problems multiplied in a 3-1 defeat at West Bromwich Albion on Saturday. “I know what I’ll do in my future, so you will know very soon,” Wenger ...

Conte, Mourinho feud in tight F.A. Cup match

Mar 14, 2017

Conte, Mourinho feud in tight F.A. Cup match

N’Golo Kante blasted Chelsea to a fiery 1-0 win over 10-man Manchester United in the F.A. Cup quarterfinals on Monday as Antonio Conte and Jose Mourinho feuded on the touchline. Kante’s superb second-half strike that eliminated the holders came after they had midfielder Ander ...

Chelsea goes 11 points clear at top of Premier League table

Feb 26, 2017

Chelsea goes 11 points clear at top of Premier League table

Chelsea surged 11 points clear at the top of the Premier League as Pedro inspired a 3-1 win over Swansea, while Leicester’s gloom deepened as the troubled champions plunged into the relegation zone on Saturday. Antonio Conte’s leaders won for the 17th time in ...