English Premiership

Moyes thrilled with Ayew’s return


New West Ham manager David Moyes says he is delighted with the return of forward Andre Ayew for the premier league clash against Leicester on Friday. Ayew missed Moyes’ first game in charge due to illness last week at Watford, which ended in a 2-0 loss for the Hammers and left the team at 18th place on the table. The ...

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Rafa Benitez uncertain about Atsu’s return

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Newcastle United manager Rafa Benitez is still unsure when Ghana international Christian Atsu will return from injury. The 25 year old midfielder injured his groin on international duty with the Black Stars earlier this month and has been out since. Benitez is very pleased with the progress of  Atsu’s recovery but is hesitant to put a timeline on his return. ...

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Oumar Niasse: Everton striker banned for two games for diving


Everton striker Oumar Niasse has been banned for two matches after being found guilty of diving. The Senegal forward is the first Premier League player to be punished under the new Football Association laws, which were introduced in May. Niasse won a controversial penalty, under pressure from Scott Dann, during Saturday’s 2-2 draw at Crystal Palace. The 27-year-old will miss ...

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Everton striker Niasse charged for dive against Crystal Palace


Everton striker Oumar Niasse has become the first Premier League player to be charged by the Football Association for “successful deception of a match official”. The Senegal international won a controversial penalty, after minimal contact from Scott Dann, in Saturday’s 2-2 draw with Crystal Palace, with Leighton Baines scoring the penalty. Niasse went on to score the equaliser at Selhurst Park. He ...

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Man City to complete Aminu Mohammed transfer in 2019


Exciting Black Starlets winger Aminu Mohammed is set to join English Premier League giants Manchester City in the summer of 2019. The 16 year old was a part of the Starlets team at the U-17 FIFA World Cup in India earlier this year where he caught the attention of many of Europe’s top clubs. Manchester City have been long time ...

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Brighton stretch unbeaten run with Stoke draw

Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting scored his first goal since a draw with Manchester United in September (Image credit: Reuters)

Brighton stretched their unbeaten run in the Premier League to five games as they and visitors Stoke drew a lively encounter at the Amex. Jose Izquierdo secured a point for the Seagulls with a scrappy second-half goal that kept them ninth in the table. Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting had poked Stoke into the lead from a wonderful Xherdan Shaqiri pass in ...

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West Brom sack Tony Pulis


Tony Pulis has been sacked as West Brom manager with the club a point above the Premier League relegation zone and without a win in 10 top-flight games. The Baggies were beaten 4-0 at home by Chelsea on Saturday. West Brom won their first three games of the campaign, but have not won since 22 August, when they beat League Two ...

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Manchester United 4-1 Newcastle: Red Devils inspired by return of Paul Pogba


Paul Pogba returned from injury to inspire Manchester United to a 4-1 win over Newcastle at Old Trafford. The France midfielder, fit again after a two-month absence, scored and set up another goal as United replied to Dwight Gayle’s early strike to keep themselves eight points behind Premier League leaders Manchester City. Pogba created the equaliser for Anthony Martial before Chris Smalling put the hosts ...

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Premier League round-up: Leaders Manchester City widen gap, while Chelsea and Liverpool win


Leicester City 0-2 Manchester City Manchester City extended their lead at the top of the Premier League table to nine points after seeing off Leicester City at the King Power Stadium. Pep Guardiola’s side broke the deadlock just before half time when Gabriel Jesus poked home from David Silva’s square cross. And City stretched their advantage further following the interval ...

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Leroy, Sane, Guardiola win Premier League October Awards


Leroy Sane’s impressive displays in October have earned him the EA SPORTS Player of the Month award. The German winger scored and assisted in each of his side’s three wins in October as Manchester City made their best start to a Premier League campaign, racking up 28 points from 10 matches. No player matched the 21-year-old’s goal contribution of last ...

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