May 19, 2017

Kane scores four as Spurs thrash Leicester

A rampant Harry Kane netted four goals and livewire Son Heung-min scored twice as Tottenham Hotspur thrashed Leicester City 6-1 in an action-packed Premier League clash on Thursday. The match was a effectively a dead rubber with Spurs already assured of finishing second behind champions ...

Conte warns Chelsea against complacency

May 1, 2017

Conte warns Chelsea against complacency

Antonio Conte warned Chelsea not to take the Premier League title for granted after the leaders cleared a major hurdle with a 3-0 win at Everton. Conte's side consolidated its position on top of the table thanks to a steely display at Goodison Park on ...

Tottenham keeps title hopes alive with narrow victory

Apr 27, 2017

Tottenham keeps title hopes alive with narrow victory

With less than a month of the Premier League season left, it remains Chelsea's title to lose but Tottenham Hotspur defiantly stayed in contention by grinding out a 1-0 victory at Crystal Palace on Wednesday. Chelsea's already profitable week looked like getting a whole lot ...

Spurs stay hot on Chelsea's tail with win over Bournemouth

Apr 16, 2017

Spurs stay hot on Chelsea's tail with win over Bournemouth

Tottenham Hotspur remained a worrying presence in Chelsea's rearview mirror after a second successive 4-0 victory cut the gap in the Premier League title race to four points on Saturday. Bournemouth became the 12th consecutive side to leave White Hart Lane empty-handed as Harry Kane ...

Chelsea wins again but Spurs keep up chase

Apr 9, 2017

Chelsea wins again but Spurs keep up chase

Chelsea had the look of a champion again as it maintained its comfortable seven-point advantage at the top of the Premier League with a 3-1 victory at Bournemouth on Saturday — but Tottenham Hotspur will not give up the chase. After Son Heung-min had scored ...

Chelsea shrugs off Costa's absence

Jan 15, 2017

Chelsea shrugs off Costa's absence

Chelsea made light of striker Diego Costa's absence to extend its lead at the top of the Premier League to seven points on Saturday with a 3-0 win at champion Leicester City. After a Harry Kane-inspired Tottenham Hotspur and a ruthless Arsenal side kept up ...

Spurs hand City first defeat of Guardiola era

Oct 3, 2016

Spurs hand City first defeat of Guardiola era

Manchester City suffered its first defeat under manager Pep Guardiola as Tottenham Hotspur underlined its Premier League title credentials with a 2-0 win at White Hart Lane on Sunday. Victory saw Spurs move to within a point of leader City. And later on Sunday, Arsenal — ...

Spurs stumble hands Leicester keys to title

Apr 26, 2016

Spurs stumble hands Leicester keys to title

Leicester is one victory from becoming one of the unlikeliest champions in English soccer history — a year after nearly being relegated from the Premier League. The path to the trophy became clearer Monday after closest challenger Tottenham was held to a 1-1 draw by ...

Spurs thrash Stoke to narrow gap on Leicester

Apr 19, 2016

Spurs thrash Stoke to narrow gap on Leicester

Harry Kane and Dele Alli both scored twice Monday as Tottenham crushed Stoke 4-0 with a devastating attacking display to close the gap on Premier League leader Leicester to five points. Tottenham's fearless performance was an emphatic response to Leicester dropping points in Sunday's draw ...

Okazaki hails never-say-die Leicester after West Ham draw

Apr 18, 2016

Okazaki hails never-say-die Leicester after West Ham draw

Premier League-leading Leicester City saw its five-match winning streak halted on Sunday, but Japan striker Shinji Okazaki hailed his team's battling 2-2 draw with West Ham United in a game that was riddled with controversial refereeing decisions. "I think that point was huge for what ...