Defender Walker joins Manchester City on five-year deal

Jul 15, 2017

Defender Walker joins Manchester City on five-year deal

Kyle Walker became the most expensive defender of all time when he joined Manchester City from Tottenham, the player's management company said on Friday. Based on Base Soccer Agency's tweet , the undisclosed transfer fee would eclipse the £50 million (then $84 million) that Paris ...

De Boer takes over as new Crystal Palace manager

Jun 27, 2017

De Boer takes over as new Crystal Palace manager

Former Netherlands defender Frank de Boer was hired as manager of Crystal Palace on Monday, taking his first coaching job in English soccer seven months after getting fired by Inter Milan. De Boer signed a three-year deal, saying his priority was to make Palace a ...

Leicester gives Shakespeare a three-year contract

Jun 9, 2017

Leicester gives Shakespeare a three-year contract

Leicester hired Craig Shakespeare as the club's permanent manager on a three-year deal on Thursday following his successful interim spell in charge of the 2015-16 Premier League champion. Shakespeare replaced title-winning manager Claudio Ranieri in February on a short-term deal and won eight of his ...

Liverpool, City deny Arsenal top-four finish

May 22, 2017

Liverpool, City deny Arsenal top-four finish

Manchester City and Liverpool claimed the last two Champions League qualifying spots with comfortable wins on Sunday that meant Arsene Wenger's Arsenal missed out on Europe's elite club competition for the first time in 20 years. The big guns blew away the rest on the ...

May 19, 2017

Kane scores four as Spurs thrash Leicester

A rampant Harry Kane netted four goals and livewire Son Heung-min scored twice as Tottenham Hotspur thrashed Leicester City 6-1 in an action-packed Premier League clash on Thursday. The match was a effectively a dead rubber with Spurs already assured of finishing second behind champions ...

Arsenal takes top-four race down to wire

May 17, 2017

Arsenal takes top-four race down to wire

The race for the final two tickets to next season's Champions League will go to the wire after Arsenal retained its slim hopes of finishing in the Premier League's top four thanks to a late burst from Alexis Sanchez against Sunderland on Tuesday. Arsenal's 2-0 ...

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 again ...

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 on ...