City regains PL title as new generation lays out path for dynasty

Soccer May 12, 2021

City regains PL title as new generation lays out path for dynasty

Pep Guardiola's deft introduction of a new generation at Manchester City inspired their latest Premier League title triumph, laying the foundations for a burgeoning dynasty at Etihad Stadium. Guardiola's side was crowned English champions for the third time in four seasons after Manchester United was ...

Man City made to wait for title after last-minute defeat to Chelsea

Soccer May 9, 2021

Man City made to wait for title after last-minute defeat to Chelsea

Hundreds of Manchester City fans gathered outside Etihad Stadium for a Premier League title celebration that proved premature as Chelsea ruined the script with a last-minute 2-1 victory on Saturday. City manager Pep Guardiola left out a host of first-team regulars for a game regarded ...

WBA's Sam Allardyce calls for VAR overhaul

Soccer Apr 13, 2021

WBA's Sam Allardyce calls for VAR overhaul

West Bromwich Albion manager Sam Allardyce said the Video Assistant Referee (VAR) system needs overhauled after his team was controversially denied a goal in Monday's 3-0 Premier League victory over Southampton. West Brom's Mbaye Diagne thought he had scored the opener in the fourth minute ...

Premier League chief hopes to have fans at matches by end of season

Soccer Mar 13, 2021

Premier League chief hopes to have fans at matches by end of season

The Premier League plans to allow up to 10,000 fans in stadiums for the final two rounds of matches this season, chief executive Richard Masters said Friday. The British government set out a four-stage easing of England's COVID-19 lockdown restrictions last month. Under the third stage ...

Manchester United ends Manchester City's long winning streak

Soccer Mar 8, 2021

Manchester United ends Manchester City's long winning streak

Manchester United snapped Manchester City's record winning streak with an impressive 2-0 victory against the Premier League leaders, while Liverpool hit a new low as relegation-threatened Fulham won at Anfield on Sunday. Pep Guardiola's side was on an English top-flight record run of 21 straight ...