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Feb 21

Championship roundup: Nelson Oliveira stuns Wolves to earn draw for Norwich

• Leaders held 2-2 thanks to Nelson Oliveira’s 35-yard screamer• Derby and Leeds and Bristol City and Fulham draw; Cardiff winNelson Oliveira’s spectacular late strike saw Norwich grab a point in stoppage time for the second time in four days as they d…

Permanent link to this article: https://www.theguardian.com/football/2018/feb/21/championship-roundup-nelson-oliveira-stuns-wolves-to-earn-draw-for-norwich

Feb 20

Championship roundup: Sunderland go bottom after Bolton defeat

• José Morais loses first game in charge of Barnsley• Aston Villa held to 1-1 home draw by PrestonBurton condemned José Morais to defeat in his first game in charge of Barnsley with a 2-1 victory which moved Albion off the bottom of the Championship.Th…

Permanent link to this article: https://www.theguardian.com/football/2018/feb/20/championship-roundup-sunderland-go-bottom-after-bolton-defeat

Feb 20

West Ham charged by FA over breach of anti-doping rules

• Club allegedly failed to ensure accurate whereabouts information• West Ham insist investigation not based on offence by a playerWest Ham United have been charged with a breach of anti-doping rules, the Football Association have announced.West Ham are…

Permanent link to this article: https://www.theguardian.com/football/2018/feb/20/west-ham-charged-by-fa-over-breach-of-anti-doping-rules

Feb 10

Swansea’s Ki Sung-yueng fires priceless late winner against Burnley

Swansea maintained their momentum under Carlos Carvalhal as Ki Sung-yueng’s late strike secured a 1-0 home victory over Burnley.A Premier League game of few chances sprang into life when Ki drilled home low from the edge of the penalty area after 82 mi…

Permanent link to this article: https://www.theguardian.com/football/2018/feb/10/swansea-burnley-premier-league-match-report

Feb 09

Riyad Mahrez ends exile and returns to Leicester training

• Mahrez refused to train or play after failed Manchester City move• Leicester play Pep Guardiola’s side but Mahrez may not be fitThe Leicester winger Riyad Mahrez has ended his self-imposed exile by returning to the club’s training ground this morning…

Permanent link to this article: https://www.theguardian.com/football/2018/feb/09/riyad-mahrez-ends-exile-returns-leicester-training

Feb 08

Riyad Mahrez will not play for Leicester against Manchester City

• Claude Puel confirms forward is not available: ‘He will need time’• Mahrez has not featured since move to Etihad Stadium fell throughClaude Puel has said Riyad Mahrez will not play for Leicester at Manchester City on Saturday. The forward has not tra…

Permanent link to this article: https://www.theguardian.com/football/2018/feb/08/riyad-mahrez-not-play-leicester-manchester-city

Feb 04

Swansea’s Leroy Fer and Wilfried Bony out for season with serious injuries

• Midfielder Fer ruptured achilles in 1-1 draw with Leicester• Bony has an anterior cruciate knee ligament tearSwansea’s Leroy Fer and Wilfred Bony will miss the rest of the season through injury.Carlos Carvalhal has overseen a resurgence since taking …

Permanent link to this article: https://www.theguardian.com/football/2018/feb/04/swansea-leroy-fer-wilfried-bony-out-for-season-injuries

Feb 03

Lys Mousset’s late strike seals Bournemouth comeback win over Stoke

Substitutes Josh King and Lys Mousset struck second-half goals as in-form Bournemouth came from behind to inflict a first defeat on new Stoke boss Paul Lambert.The struggling Potters looked on course to make it seven points from nine under Lambert’s ch…

Permanent link to this article: https://www.theguardian.com/football/2018/feb/03/bournemouth-stoke-city-premier-league-match-report

Jan 30

Championship round-up: Robert Snodgrass winner lifts Aston Villa

• Midfielder’s 90th-minute goal gives Villa victory at Sheffield United• Derby draw 0-0 at Millwall as Sunderland stumble again at BirminghamRobert Snodgrass scored a 90th-minute winner to give in-form Aston Villa a 1-0 win at Sheffield United. The Sco…

Permanent link to this article: https://www.theguardian.com/football/2018/jan/30/championship-aston-villa-robert-snodgrass-sheffield-united-derby

Jan 30

Arsenal academy graduate Marcus McGuane joins Barcelona

• 18-year-old came through the Gunners’ youth ranks• Midfielder’s release clause set at €25m (£22.5m)The Arsenal academy graduate Marcus McGuane has joined Barcelona B on a five-year deal for an undisclosed fee. Related: Olivier Giroud to join Chelsea …

Permanent link to this article: https://www.theguardian.com/football/2018/jan/30/arsenal-academy-graduate-marcus-mcguane-joins-barcelona