Tag - premier-league



Daiki Hashioka
Jan 31, 2024
Japan defender Hashioka joins Luton from Sint-Truiden
The 24-year-old, predominantly a right-back, joined Sint-Truiden from Urawa Reds in 2021 and played at the Tokyo Olympics.
Japan's Takumi Minamino (front left) trains alongside his teammates in Doha on Monday.
Jan 30, 2024
Minamino 'shocked' by Klopp's impending Liverpool departure
"My image of Liverpool has been equal to that of a team managed by Mr. Klopp," said Minamino.
Liverpool midfielder Wataru Endo views with Newcastle United's Anthony Gordon during a match on Monday.
Jan 5, 2024
Endo voted Liverpool's Player of the Month for December
The 30-year-old won the monthly award for the first time since his summer move from Stuttgart after finding his feet with his new club.
Liverpool's Darwin Nunez in action against Burnley on Tuesday. Nunez notched his eighth goal of the season and first since Nov. 1 in the team's 2-0 win.
Dec 27, 2023
Liverpool moves into first as Darwin Nunez ends drought
Elsewhere, Rasmus Hojlund broke his own barren run to cap Manchester United's thrilling fightback to beat Aston Villa 3-2 on Tuesday.
Ineos chairman Jim Ratcliffe
Dec 25, 2023
Billionaire Ratcliffe agrees deal to buy 25% of Manchester United
United also said that Ratcliffe's INEOS company would take control of football operations after years of under-achievement under the Glazer family.
Brighton's Kaoru Mitoma in action against Crystal Palace on Thursday at Selhurst Park in south London.
Dec 22, 2023
Kaoru Mitoma's ankle injury raises Asian Cup concerns
The 26-year-old may have been hurt as he was brought down in an unsuccessful penalty claim late in the match at Selhurst Park.
Liverpool's Wataru Endo celebrates after scoring against Fulham at Anfield on Sunday. Liverpool won 4-3.
Dec 4, 2023
Wataru Endo helps propel Liverpool to dramatic victory over Fulham
Liverpool moved up to second in the English top flight with the win.
Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola is not concerned despite his team's ongoing run without a win.
Dec 4, 2023
City's Pep Guardiola not ready to sound alarm despite lack of wins
Manchester City is in third place in the Premier League standings
Ange Postecoglou's Tottenham is unbeaten after nine Premier League games.
Oct 24, 2023
Ange Postecoglou critical of first-place Spurs despite record start
Postecoglou's side has 23 points from a possible 27 with seven wins and two draws, two clear of defending champions Manchester City as well as Arsenal.
Manchester United fans have frequently protested against the club's current owners, the Glazer family.
Oct 15, 2023
Qatari investors withdraw bid for Manchester United
The Qatari group had offered more than £5 billion ($6.1 billion) for the team, compared to its current market value of $3.3 billion.
Tottenham manager Ange Postecoglou (left) and midfielder James Maddison celebrate after their Premier League win over Liverpool in London on Saturday.
Oct 1, 2023
Ange Postecoglou hails Spurs' 'impact' in win over Liverpool
Tottenham left it late to end Liverpool's own unbeaten start as Joel Matip's stoppage-time own goal capped a controversial encounter in north London.
Ange Postecoglou's teams have won 42 of their last 50 league games at home.
Sep 17, 2023
Spurs' Ange Postecoglou extends home unbeaten streak to 50 games
Late goals by Richarlison and Dejan Kulusevski turned things around against Sheffield United to continue the feel-good factor at the London club.
Liverpool's Wataru Endo (left) passes the ball during a Premier League match against Newcastle at St. James' Park in Newcastle, England, on Sunday.
Aug 29, 2023
Endo makes first Liverpool start as Saito stars for Sparta
Japan captain Wataru Endo made his first start for Liverpool in England on Sunday, while compatriot and Paris Olympics hopeful Koki Saito bagged a brace for Sparta Rotterdam in the Netherlands.
Wataru Endo (left) in action for VfB Stuttgart in April
Aug 18, 2023
Liverpool sign Japan midfielder Wataru Endo from Stuttgart
Financial details were not disclosed but British media reported Liverpool offered around £16 million ($20.33 million) to sign the 30-year-old.
Aug 11, 2023
Harry Kane reportedly agrees to leave Tottenham for Bayern
Manchester City's Bernardo Silva (left) controls the ball in front of Arsenal's Oleksandr Zinchenko during their match in Manchester, England, on April 26.
Aug 10, 2023
Manchester City to begin title defense as Premier League favorite
The start of a new Premier League season is always a time of hope and dreams, even if defending champion Manchester City will probably be three points clear before its main rivals have kicked a ball this weekend.
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has urged FIFA and UEFA, soccer's global and European governing bodies, to solve the disparity created by the length of the Saudi Arabian transfer window.
Aug 2, 2023
Jurgen Klopp unhappy with Saudi transfer deadline
The Premier League's transfer window closes on Sept. 1, but Saudi Pro League clubs can sign players until Sept. 20.
English players in all competitions could receive yellow cards for invading the personal space of a referee under new guidelines released by governing bodies on Monday.
Aug 1, 2023
English soccer authorities launch measures to tackle poor behavior
New rules have also been introduced to address offensive chants, gestures and the display of offensive messages based on "football tragedies."
Japan Times
Jul 11, 2023
Ange Postecoglou hopes to present Harry Kane with Spurs vision
Bundesliga heavyweight Bayern Munich is reportedly among several top clubs interested in signing the England captain.
Japan Times
Jun 26, 2023
Mikel Arteta says Arsenal needs to gain strength through transfer market to challenge Manchester City
Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta believes the Gunners have to use the transfer market to get stronger if they are to topple Manchester City as Premier League champions next season.


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