Berahino angry, Stones, De Gea stuck after transfer deadline

Sep 2, 2015

Berahino angry, Stones, De Gea stuck after transfer deadline

West Bromwich Albion’s Saido Berahino has suggested he will never play for the club again after failing to secure a last-minute transfer to Tottenham Hotspur as several players did not get the moves they wanted on a frenetic deadline day. England Under-21 striker Berahino ...

Aug 31, 2015

Swansea stuns previously unbeaten United

Manchester United’s early-season problems at both ends of the pitch were exposed in a 2-1 loss at Swansea on Sunday that ended its unbeaten start in the Premier League. On the day Manchester City spent more than £50 million ($77 million) on another attacking ...

Cech rebounds in goal as Arsenal earns draw

Aug 25, 2015

Cech rebounds in goal as Arsenal earns draw

After Petr Cech’s opening-day blunders proved costly for Arsenal, the veteran goalkeeper demonstrated against Liverpool on Monday why he will be an asset rather than a liability for his new team. A 0-0 draw at home might seem frustrating for a side longing to ...

Aug 20, 2015

Winger Thauvin joins Newcastle on five-year deal

Marseille winger Florian Thauvin has signed a five-year deal with Newcastle, the Premier League club announced on Wednesday. The 22-year-old French Under-21 international passed a medical on Wednesday and committed to the club until 2020 on a deal that French media reported to be ...

Liverpool sinks Bournemouth on Benteke's goal

Aug 18, 2015

Liverpool sinks Bournemouth on Benteke's goal

Christian Benteke scored a contentious first Liverpool goal as his team shaded promoted Bournemouth 1-0 at Anfield on Monday to claim its second victory of the Premier League season. The teams’ first-ever league meeting was settled by £32.5 million ($50.8 million) striker Benteke’s 26th-minute ...

Rampant City romps to win over Chelsea

Aug 17, 2015

Rampant City romps to win over Chelsea

One point from two games. An unseemly spat with medical staff. A porous defense. A rival back to its rampant best. The problems are piling up for Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho early in its Premier League title defense. In the first heavyweight showdown of ...

Wenger unworried after opener

Aug 15, 2015

Wenger unworried after opener

Arsene Wenger expects Arsenal to produce a strong response after its dismal opening day defeat when it returns to action at Crystal Palace on Sunday. Wenger’s players makes the short trip to south London with the embarrassment of last weekend’s shock 2-0 home loss ...

Defending champion Chelsea held by Swansea

Aug 9, 2015

Defending champion Chelsea held by Swansea

Chelsea began its English Premier League title defense with a red card for goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois and a 2-2 draw at home to Swansea on a frustrating opening Saturday at Stamford Bridge. Jose Mourinho’s side twice had the lead, but paid the price for ...

Jul 25, 2015

Okazaki eager to make mark with Leicester City

Leicester City’s new signing Shinji Okazaki expressed his delight at the chance to play in the Premier League when introduced by the British club at a news conference on Friday. “I’m relishing the challenge at a new league at the age of 29. I’m ...

Jun 30, 2015

Veteran goalkeeper Cech moves to Arsenal

Goalkeeper Petr Cech ended his trophy-filled, 11-year stay at Chelsea by signing with Premier League rival Arsenal on Monday after losing his starting place with the English champion. Arsenal said the 33-year-old Cech has signed a “long-term contract for an undisclosed fee,” with British ...

Jun 25, 2015

Wilkins hired as Aston Villa assistant manager

Ray Wilkins has been appointed as assistant manager to Tim Sherwood at Premier League club Aston Villa, the former England captain said on Thursday. The 58-year-old, who won international 84 caps, has managed London sides Queens Park Rangers and Fulham and most recently had ...

Jun 12, 2015

Goalkeeper Bogdan reaches deal to play for Liverpool

Liverpool has agreed to terms with Hungary international goalkeeper Adam Bogdan, whose contract is up at Bolton. Bogdan, 27, who made more than 100 appearances for Bolton, will be a free agent at the end of the month and will officially join Liverpool on ...