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Five from Chelsea – but which top-four side has no-one in Garth’s team of the season?

Five from Chelsea – but which top-four side has no-one in Garth’s team of the season?

After picking my teams of the week over the course of another compelling Premier League campaign, it is time to reveal which players have made my best XI of the season. Champions Chelsea, unsurprisingly, provide five players after sealing their sixth top-flight title, with two games remaining. Fifth-placed Arsenal and seventh-placed Everton both get a […]

Kroenke’s Arsenal shares ‘are not, and have never been, for sale’

Kroenke’s Arsenal shares ‘are not, and have never been, for sale’

Stan Kroenke has a 67% stake in Arsenal Arsenal majority shareholder Stan Kroenke says his shares “are not, and have never been, for sale”. The American’s company released a statement on Monday following the recent £1bn bid by Alisher Usmanov to take full control of the Gunners. Kroenke Sports and Entertainment added it was “a […]

Five from Chelsea – but which top-four side has no-one in Garth’s team of the season?

Five from Chelsea – but which top-four side has no-one in Garth’s team of the season?

After picking my teams of the week over the course of another compelling Premier League campaign, it is time to reveal which players have made my best XI of the season. Champions Chelsea, unsurprisingly, provide five players after sealing their sixth top-flight title, with two games remaining. Fifth-placed Arsenal and seventh-placed Everton both get a […]

Treble ‘last piece of Celtic puzzle’ after unbeaten league campaign

Treble ‘last piece of Celtic puzzle’ after unbeaten league campaign

Media playback is not supported on this device Highlights: Celtic 2-0 Hearts Leigh Griffiths says a domestic treble will be “the last piece of the puzzle” for Celtic after they completed an unbeaten Scottish Premiership campaign. Celtic’s 2-0 win over Hearts ensured the champions finished with 34 wins and four draws from their 38 games. […]

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Concussed Mustafi a doubt for FA Cup final

Concussed Mustafi a doubt for FA Cup final

While Shkodran Mustafi (left) is a doubt, Laurent Koscielny will definitely miss the FA Cup final Arsenal face a defensive crisis going into Saturday’s FA Cup final against Chelsea, with Shkodran Mustafi doubtful with a suspected concussion. The 25-year-old suffered a blow to the head during his side’s victory over Sunderland last Tuesday. He finished […]

Wenger says uncertainty over his future contributed to Arsenal missing out on top four

Wenger says uncertainty over his future contributed to Arsenal missing out on top four

Media playback is not supported on this device Playing in ‘hostile environment’ didn’t help Arsenal Arsene Wenger says his “professionalism or commitment” cannot be questioned but that uncertainty over his future contributed to Arsenal failing to qualify for the Champions League. It is the first time Arsenal, who finished fifth, have failed to qualify for […]

Real Madrid win La Liga title with victory at Malaga

Real Madrid win La Liga title with victory at Malaga

Cristiano Ronaldo has scored 14 goals in his last nine games for Real Madrid Real Madrid won their first La Liga title since 2012 thanks to a final-day victory at Malaga. Cristiano Ronaldo scored early on to settle the nerves, latching onto Isco’s through ball to step around Carlos Kameni and tap into an empty […]

Treble ‘last piece of Celtic puzzle’ after unbeaten league campaign

Treble ‘last piece of Celtic puzzle’ after unbeaten league campaign

Leigh Griffiths, who scored his 18 goal of the season against Hearts, is eager to clinch a domestic treble Leigh Griffiths says a domestic treble will be “the last piece of the puzzle” for Celtic after they completed an unbeaten Scottish Premiership campaign. Celtic’s 2-0 win over Hearts ensured the champions finished with 34 wins […]

Garth Crooks’ team of the season: Kane, Alli, Sanchez, Hazard, Coutinho, Courtois, Conte

Garth Crooks’ team of the season: Kane, Alli, Sanchez, Hazard, Coutinho, Courtois, Conte

After picking my teams of the week over the course of another compelling Premier League campaign, it is time to reveal which players have made my best XI of the season. Champions Chelsea, unsurprisingly, provide five players after sealing their sixth top-flight title with two games remaining. Fifth-placed Arsenal and seventh-placed Everton both get a […]