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 ...

Liverpool boosts Champions League hopes by beating Watford

May 2, 2017

Liverpool boosts Champions League hopes by beating Watford

Liverpool improved its bid to secure a Champions League spot by beating Watford 1-0 in a largely forgettable English Premier League match on Monday. Only Emre Can made this one memorable, by meeting a Lucas Leiva cross with a bicycle-kick score in first-half stoppage ...

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 ...

Southampton's Yoshida makes 100th appearance in Premier League

Apr 30, 2017

Southampton's Yoshida makes 100th appearance in Premier League

Maya Yoshida played his 100th game in the English Premier League on Saturday during Southampton’s scoreless home draw with Hull City, winning a late penalty which was not converted. He played the full 90 minutes for the 16th straight league game and looked to ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...