Category: English Premier League

English Premier League Football (Soccer) News

Feb 16

Pep Guardiola hopes football can ‘learn’ from ‘terrible’ Barry Bennell history

Man City boss Pep Guardiola says his thoughts are with the victims after Barry Bennell is found guilty of multiple historical sex offences against boys.

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Feb 16

West Brom investigate after allegation four players stole taxi in Spain

Four West Brom players are interviewed by police after allegedly stealing a taxi from outside a fast-food restaurant in Barcelona.

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Feb 16

Manchester United: Paul Pogba exit rumours are ‘lies’, says Jose Mourinho

Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho says reports midfielder Paul Pogba regrets joining the club and could leave are “lies”.

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Feb 16

Sam Allardyce: Everton’s Phil Jagielka says there is ‘no hiding’ under boss

There is “no place to hide” in Everton manager Sam Allardyce’s data-driven coaching set-up, says captain Phil Jagielka.

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Feb 16

Mohamed Salah inspires “I’ll be Muslim too” chant

Liverpool’s free-scoring forward Mohamed Salah has inspired a new chant among the Liverpool faithful.

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Feb 15

Jay Rodriguez: West Brom striker granted three-week extension to reply to FA charge

West Brom striker Jay Rodriguez is granted a three-week extension to respond to a charge of alleged racial abuse

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Feb 15

Full-back Dummett signs long-term Newcastle deal

Newcastle United left-back Paul Dummett signs a new contract with the club until the end of the 2021-22 season.

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Feb 14

What the Premier League TV deal means for you: key questions answered

Will subscriptions become cheaper? Will BT customers miss out? What will happen with the unsold packages? A guide to the new dealHow does the Premier League rights auction work?The Premier League divides up 200 matches per season into seven packages fo…

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Feb 14

Sky and BT are paying less but the Premier League bubble has not burst

Broadcasters are saving under the latest TV rights deal but it does not look like the beginning of the end for the money feastAn assessment of the near-£4.5bn committed to Premier League clubs for live UK televising of their matches from 2019‑22 can be…

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Feb 14

Retired Mason ‘100% sure’ of return until last scan

Ryan Mason, who has retired aged 26 because of a head injury, says he was “100% sure” he would play again until just a few weeks ago.

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Feb 14

Do Premier League teams really need 40 points to avoid relegation?

The 40-point mark – it’s the magic number that supposedly guarantees Premier League survival, but is it true?

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Feb 13

Five Premier League rights packages sold for £4.464bn

The rights to show Premier League games from 2019-2022 are sold for £4.464bn – with two live packages remaining.

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Feb 13

Sky and BT Sport pay £4.464bn for first tranche of Premier League TV packages

• Five of seven packages available have been announced• Sky to broadcast 128 matches starting from 2019-20 seasonThe Premier League has announced details for five of the seven live television packages, with BT Sport and Sky paying a combined £4.464bn.T…

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Feb 13

Arsenal striker Lacazette out for up to six weeks

Arsenal striker Alexandre Lacazette is ruled out for up to six weeks after having knee surgery on Tuesday.

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Feb 13

Juventus have not conceded a goal in 2018. Over to you, Harry Kane

Tottenham’s away form is concerning and they are about to face a team that has conceded just one goal in 16 matches By Martin Laurence for WhoScored, part of the Sport NetworkTottenham have emerged from a tricky run of league matches against Manchester…

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Feb 13

West Brom: Chairman John Williams and chief executive Martin Goodman sacked

West Bromwich Albion sack chairman John Williams and chief executive Martin Goodman.

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