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‘Spurs can put psychological pressure on Chelsea’

‘Spurs can put psychological pressure on Chelsea’

Media playback is not supported on this device Tottenham 2-0 Arsenal: ‘Complete performance’ delights Mauricio Pochettino Tottenham’s victory over Arsenal means they can put “psychological pressure” on Chelsea at the top of the Premier League, says boss Mauricio Pochettino. The Argentine said Sunday’s 2-0 win was “fantastic for our fans”, as Spurs confirmed they would […]

Why did Vardy impress? Garth Crooks’ team of the week plus select your own

Why did Vardy impress? Garth Crooks’ team of the week plus select your own

Tottenham ensured they will finish above Arsenal in the Premier League for the first time in 22 years with victory in the north London derby, but Chelsea remain four points clear at the top of the table. At the other end, Sunderland are relegated but Hull City and Swansea both secure vital draws on the […]

Was Saturday the dullest day in Premier League history?

West Brom are the current dons of dull, having gone five games without scoring (or 465 minutes) Saturday’s Premier League action was so boring it was almost exciting – especially if you love stats. We try to work out if this weekend included the dullest day in the competition’s history. Elsewhere, Hull achieve a penalty […]

Rashford ‘deceived’ referee to win penalty – Clement

Rashford ‘deceived’ referee to win penalty – Clement

Referee Neil Swarbrick points to the spot to award a penalty to Manchester United against Swansea Marcus Rashford “deceived” referee Neil Swarbrick to earn a penalty during Manchester United’s 1-1 draw with Swansea, said Swans boss Paul Clement. Rashford went down under a challenge from Swansea goalkeeper Lukasz Fabianski just before half-time. Wayne Rooney scored […]

I am expecting a very big injury to Shaw – Mourinho

Media playback is not supported on this device Man Utd 1-1 Swansea: Team has played too many games in April – Jose Mourinho Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho expects Luke Shaw to have a “big injury” after the defender had to be substituted in the draw with Swansea. Shaw, who was criticised by Mourinho earlier […]

Alli & Kane score as Spurs defeat rivals Arsenal

Alli & Kane score as Spurs defeat rivals Arsenal

Harry Kane has scored in five successive Premier League meetings with Arsenal, whose academy he was part of Tottenham ensured they remained just four points behind Premier League leaders Chelsea, and confirmed they would finish above arch-rivals Arsenal for the first time since 1994-95, with an impressive north London derby win at White Hart Lane. […]

Chelsea take big stride towards winning title with 3-0 win at Everton

Chelsea take big stride towards winning title with 3-0 win at Everton

Pedro has been involved in four of Chelsea’s eight goals against Everton in the league this season Premier League leaders Chelsea took a big step towards clinching the title as three second-half goals saw them overcome Everton at Goodison Park. Pedro’s 25-yard stunner, Gary Cahill’s close-range finish and Willian’s tap-in kept Antonio Conte’s side four […]

Jesus rescues point for Man City at Boro

Jesus rescues point for Man City at Boro

Manchester City forward Gabriel Jesus heads in a late equaliser on his first start since returning from a broken foot Gabriel Jesus scored a late equaliser as Manchester City twice came from behind to rescue a point in the race for a top-four finish and dent Middlesbrough’s Premier League survival hopes. Boro thought they had […]

Sigurdsson free-kick earns Swansea a point at Man Utd

Sigurdsson free-kick earns Swansea a point at Man Utd

Gylfi Sigurdsson scored his first Swansea goal since February A wonderful Gylfi Sigurdsson free-kick earned Swansea a precious point in their battle for Premier League survival and damaged Manchester United’s push for the top four. Sigurdsson curled over the wall from about 20 yards to cancel out Wayne Rooney’s penalty and move the Swans to […]

‘World-weary, worn-down & damaged goods’ What next for Moyes?

‘World-weary, worn-down & damaged goods’ What next for Moyes?

Media playback is not supported on this device Moyes ‘feels’ for Sunderland fans after relegation It was only four years ago that David Moyes was hand-picked by retiring Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson to succeed him at Old Trafford after 26 years and 38 trophies – now his career and reputation has hit rock-bottom […]

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