English Premiership

Tottenham get planning permission for home games at Wembley

The new stadium is set to cost somewhere in the region of £400m (Image credit: Getty Images)

Tottenham moved a step closer to playing home games at Wembley next season after Brent Council approved their planning application. The club’s bid to host 27 matches at the stadium’s full 90,000 capacity was approved by a majority of five to one. Local residents were given a chance to air their views at the meeting, which lasted three hours and ...

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Gundogan notices similarities in Guardiola and Klopp


Ilkay Gundogan sees plenty of similarities between Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola and his Liverpool counterpart Jurgen Klopp. Donnarumma wins NxGn award Germany international Gundogan worked with Klopp during his time at Borussia Dortmund, before teaming up with Guardiola at the Etihad Stadium ahead of the 2016-17 campaign. Gundogan hailed the personal skills of both coaches, who were formerly in ...

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Manchester City charged by Football Association after draw with Liverpool

Michael Oliver was surrounded by several Manchester City players after awarding Liverpool a penalty (Image credit: Getty Images)

Manchester City have been charged by the Football Association with failing to “ensure their players conducted themselves in an orderly fashion” during Sunday’s game against Liverpool. It follows an incident “in or around the 50th minute” of the 1-1 draw, when referee Michael Oliver gave the Reds a penalty, penalising Gael Clichy for a raised boot on Roberto Firmino. James ...

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Aguero grabs point for Man City against Liverpool

Sergio Aguero has scored in all five of his Premier League games against Liverpool at the Etihad (Image credit: Getty Images)

Manchester City and Liverpool had to settle for a point apiece as they battled out a thrilling draw at Etihad Stadium. A hugely entertaining game was littered with talking points, astonishing misses and a sense of injustice for both sides as they felt they were on the receiving end of debatable decisions from referee Michael Oliver. James Milner put Liverpool ...

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Tottenham 2-1 Southampton: Mauricio Pochettino’s side secure victory without star man Harry Kane


Tottenham proved they were more than able to cope without star striker Harry Kane as they strengthened their grip on second place against Southampton. Mauricio Pochettino selected Heung-min Son to lead the Spurs attack in the absence of his key man and the alteration translated into three points as Christian Eriksen and Dele Alli flourished at White Hart Lane. Spurs ...

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Premier League results: Gary Cahill seals late Chelsea win, Leicester edge West Ham in five-goal thriller and more


After Arsenal suffered a 3-1 defeat to West Bromwich Albion, there were five 3pm kick offs in the Premier League, and here’s how each concluded… Crystal Palace 1-0 Watford With this a contest that neither side could afford to lose, it was a predictably dull opening 45 minutes at Selhurst Park. Watford’s almost complete lack of threat in the final ...

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Middlesbrough sack Aitor Karanka after three and half years

Karanka secured automatic promotion to the Premier League last season (Image credit: Getty Images)

Middlesbrough have sacked manager Aitor Karanka after three and a half years at the club. Boro are winless in their last 10 Premier League games and currently sit in the relegation zone, three points from safety with 11 games remaining. They are also the league’s lowest scorers with just 19 goals and were knocked out of the FA Cup by ...

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