Cup glory gives Wenger respite

May 28, 2017

Cup glory gives Wenger respite

Removing the record seventh F.A. Cup winner’s medal from his pocket, Arsene Wenger was gratified and yet apprehensive. “For once I have kept my medal,” said the Arsenal manager, who usually gives them away to staff members. “So that means it’s a special night ...

Chelsea path to title eased as Tottenham falls to West Ham

May 6, 2017

Chelsea path to title eased as Tottenham falls to West Ham

Chelsea’s path to the Premier League title was made much easier on Friday by a disjointed Tottenham losing 1-0 at West Ham and seeing a nine-match winning run end. The trophy can now be secured by Chelsea over the next week before Tottenham plays ...

Conte warns Chelsea against complacency

May 1, 2017

Conte warns Chelsea against complacency

Antonio Conte warned Chelsea not to take the Premier League title for granted after the leaders cleared a major hurdle with a 3-0 win at Everton. Conte’s side consolidated its position on top of the table thanks to a steely display at Goodison Park ...

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 ...

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 ...