Newcastle upsets Liverpool

Dec 7, 2015

Newcastle upsets Liverpool

Martin Skrtel scored his seventh Premier League own goal as relegation-threatened Newcastle upset Liverpool 2-0 on Sunday. The sliding defender deflected a shot from Georginio Wijnaldum into his own net in the 69th minute at St. James’ Park as Liverpool manager Juergen Klopp suffered ...

Dec 4, 2015

Cahill signs with Chelsea until 2019

Gary Cahill has signed a new contract with Chelsea that will keep the England defender at the Premier League champions until 2019. The 29-year-old center-half joined Chelsea from Bolton in January 2012 and has made 177 appearances for the club, scoring 15 goals. Cahill ...

Chelsea, Arsenal settle for draws

Nov 30, 2015

Chelsea, Arsenal settle for draws

It’s a sign of how dismal Chelsea’s Premier League title defense has been that Jose Mourinho called a draw at Tottenham the best performance of the season. A draw for Arsenal on Sunday at Norwich, though, left Arsene Wenger experiencing the same old frustrations. ...

Vardy breaks scoring record as Leicester draws with United

Nov 29, 2015

Vardy breaks scoring record as Leicester draws with United

Jamie Vardy became the first player to score in 11 straight English Premier League games in helping Leicester draw 1-1 with Manchester United, capping a frenzied day of goals and drama that ended with Manchester City back in first place. Vardy beat former United ...

Tottenham sweeps past West Ham to close in on top four

Nov 23, 2015

Tottenham sweeps past West Ham to close in on top four

England striker Harry Kane scored twice as Tottenham brushed aside London rival West Ham in a convincing 4-1 victory at White Hart Lane on Sunday. Although Spurs remain in fifth in the standings after the result, the north London team firmly reasserted its claim ...

Crystal Palace earns win at Anfield

Nov 9, 2015

Crystal Palace earns win at Anfield

Turning Liverpool into title challengers will be no quick task for Juergen Klopp. As Premier League pacesetters Manchester City and Arsenal both drew on Sunday, Liverpool experienced its first loss under Klopp at the hands of Crystal Palace. Going into the international break, the ...

Nov 3, 2015

Garde sees Aston Villa lose to Spurs

Within hours of being hired as Aston Villa manager, Remi Garde witnessed the magnitude of his task on Monday when Tottenham handed his new team a ninth loss in 11 Premier League games to leave it stranded at the bottom. Tottenham’s 3-1 victory kept ...

Nov 3, 2015

Mourinho handed one-match stadium ban

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho has been given a one-match stadium ban and a £40,000 fine ($61,700) by the Football Association after admitting to a charge of misconduct toward the referee during a loss to West Ham last month. Mourinho’s punishment will take effect immediately, ...

Oct 27, 2015

Mourinho charged with misconduct

The English Football Association has charged Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho with misconduct over his behavior toward match officials during Saturday’s loss at West Ham. The F.A. says Mourinho has been charged over his “language and/or behavior” in or around the dressing room area at ...