Arsenal beats Manchester City to advance to F.A. Cup final

Apr 24, 2017

Arsenal beats Manchester City to advance to F.A. Cup final

Alexis Sanchez ensured Arsenal’s stormy season will end with an F.A. Cup final after securing a 2-1 victory over Manchester City in extra time at Wembley Stadium on Sunday. The Chilean striker struck in the 101st minute to secure an all-London May 27 final ...

Former England defender Ehiogu dies after cardiac arrest

Apr 21, 2017

Former England defender Ehiogu dies after cardiac arrest

Ugo Ehiogu, the ex-England defender who was a coach of the Tottenham Under-23s, died on Friday from cardiac arrest. He was 44. The English Premier League club announced the death of Ehiogu a day after he was taken to a hospital after collapsing at ...

Redknapp takes over as manager of relegation-threatened Birmingham

Apr 18, 2017

Redknapp takes over as manager of relegation-threatened Birmingham

Harry Redknapp, one of English soccer’s most charismatic coaches, was back in management at age 70 on Tuesday when he was hired by relegation-threatened second-tier team Birmingham. Redknapp’s last managerial role in England was at Queens Park Rangers, which he quit in February 2015 ...

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 ...

Spurs stay hot on Chelsea's tail with win over Bournemouth

Apr 16, 2017

Spurs stay hot on Chelsea's tail with win over Bournemouth

Tottenham Hotspur remained a worrying presence in Chelsea’s rearview mirror after a second successive 4-0 victory cut the gap in the Premier League title race to four points on Saturday. Bournemouth became the 12th consecutive side to leave White Hart Lane empty-handed as Harry ...

Arsenal in free fall after loss to Crystal Palace

Apr 11, 2017

Arsenal in free fall after loss to Crystal Palace

Arsenal produced another dreadful away performance in losing at relegation-threatened Crystal Palace 3-0 in the English Premier League on Monday, further damaging the team’s chances of qualifying for next season’s Champions League. Palace exploited Arsenal’s weakness and lack of leadership in defense, scoring in ...

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 ...

Yoshida delivers first goal; Chelsea downs Man City

Apr 6, 2017

Yoshida delivers first goal; Chelsea downs Man City

Defender Maya Yoshida scored his first English Premier League goal of the season Wednesday in Southampton’s 3-1 come-from-behind win against Crystal Palace. The center back notched the go-ahead goal in the 83rd minute, tapping home from a meter out after Nathan Redmond’s cutback from ...

Late Ibrahimovic penalty rescues point for United

Apr 5, 2017

Late Ibrahimovic penalty rescues point for United

Manchester United’s struggle to achieve a top-four finish continued on Tuesday as Zlatan Ibrahimovic came to the rescue with an added-time penalty to salvage a 1-1 draw against Everton in their Premier League clash at Old Trafford. Manager Jose Mourinho had to preside over ...

Arsenal rallies for draw against Manchester City

Apr 3, 2017

Arsenal rallies for draw against Manchester City

Arsenal twice fought back to hold Manchester City 2-2 in the Premier League on Sunday after the attacking resilience of Arsene Wenger’s side was undermined by defensive deficiencies. Although goals from Theo Walcott and Shkodran Mustafi prevented Arsenal from sinking to a fifth loss ...

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. ...