Manchester United to use Liverpool clash as litmus test

Soccer Jan 16, 2021

Manchester United to use Liverpool clash as litmus test

Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer believes Sunday's Premier League match at defending champion Liverpool will be a test of his team's title credentials. United has 36 points from 17 games, three more than second-place Liverpool before the blockbuster clash at Anfield and Solskjaer backed ...

Frank Lampard defends goal celebrations as officials call for restraint

Soccer Jan 15, 2021

Frank Lampard defends goal celebrations as officials call for restraint

Chelsea manager Frank Lampard defended his players on Thursday amid a growing debate about teams celebrating goals with hugs and high-fives while the country is battling the COVID-19 pandemic. England's deputy chief medical officer has urged players to stop such physical contact and a senior ...

'Rusty' Liverpool stumbles again in Southampton defeat

Soccer Jan 5, 2021

'Rusty' Liverpool stumbles again in Southampton defeat

Jurgen Klopp admitted Liverpool is suffering a "rusty moment" after a 1-0 defeat at Southampton extended the defending champion's winless run in the Premier League to three games. Danny Ings's stunning second-minute goal earned three points that moved Southampton into sixth and led to Saints ...

Manchester United rises to second place in Premier League

Soccer Dec 30, 2020

Manchester United rises to second place in Premier League

Three weeks after crashing out of the Champions League, Manchester United is looking more like a potential English champion again. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's side rose to second place — two points behind Premier League leader Liverpool — with a 1-0 victory over Wolverhampton on Tuesday. While ...