Mane's double brings joy back to Anfield

Feb 12, 2017

Mane's double brings joy back to Anfield

The smiles were back at Anfield on Saturday and none was wider than Sadio Mane’s. While the Senegal forward was at the African Cup of Nations in January, his Liverpool teammates plunged into a prolonged slump that has cost them any realistic chance of ...

Hazard, Chelsea run circles around Arsenal

Feb 5, 2017

Hazard, Chelsea run circles around Arsenal

Fusing strength, aggression and pace, Eden Hazard received the ball inside Chelsea’s own half and just kept on running, fending off every frail barrier of Arsenal’s resistance. Laurent Koscielny was the first opponent brushed aside and Francis Coquelin was left spinning, trying forlornly to ...

Giroud's work of art sparks Arsenal

Jan 2, 2017

Giroud's work of art sparks Arsenal

With Alexis Sanchez’s cross floating into the penalty area behind him, Olivier Giroud only had one choice: A back-heeled overhead flick. “I was a bit lucky but it was the only thing I could do,” Giroud said. “The ball was behind me and I ...

Chelsea prevails in showdown against Tottenham

Nov 27, 2016

Chelsea prevails in showdown against Tottenham

Chelsea fought back for a 2-1 win over Tottenham Hotspur that cemented its place on top of the Premier League table, while title rivals Manchester City and Liverpool kept pace with the top team on Saturday. Antonio Conte’s Chelsea had been knocked out of ...

Sturridge double helps Liverpool down Spurs

Oct 26, 2016

Sturridge double helps Liverpool down Spurs

Daniel Sturridge sent Liverpool into the League Cup quarterfinals and gave his manager a reminder of his talents with two clinical goals in a 2-1 win over Tottenham Hotspur on Tuesday. The England striker has struggled to convince Liverpool boss Juergen Klopp this season, ...

Leicester City completes miracle season with title

May 3, 2016

Leicester City completes miracle season with title

Leicester City players crowded around a television inside the house of teammate Jamie Vardy, locked arm in arm, watching the action 160 km away. And when the final whistle blew at Stamford Bridge, they raised their arms in triumph. One of the greatest sporting ...