English Premiership

Tottenham 4-1 Liverpool: Kane double as Spurs hammer Reds


Harry Kane scored twice against Liverpool as Tottenham hammered their Premier League rivals 4-1 at Wembley. It was a game to forget for Dejan Lovren, who made mistakes in the build up to Spurs’ first two goals and he was hauled off after just 31 minutes. He was not the only one guilty of kamikaze defending, though, with Simon Mignolet and Joel Matip both major ...

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Everton 2-5 Arsenal: Pressure piles on Koeman after loss


Beleaguered Everton manager Ronald Koeman was left clinging on to his job after they slipped into the Premier League’s relegation zone with a 5-2 home defeat to Arsenal. No wins in their last five matches, just two victories in the last 13, eight points from nine games and only six league goals add up to a whole host of problems for the Dutchman. ...

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PL Roundup: Man United suffer first loss, Man City go 5 points clear


There were five games to follow Chelsea’s thrilling win over Watford earlier in the afternoon and talkSPORT.com has the latest results from the Premier League. Huddersfield Town 2-1 Manchester United Huddersfield ended Manchester United’s unbeaten start to the season with a famous win at the John Smith’s Stadium, courtesy of goals from Aaron Mooy and Laurent Depoitre. Marcus Rashford suggested the comeback could be on ...

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Champions Chelsea earn dramatic comeback win over Watford


Michy Batshuayi came off the bench to score twice as Chelsea fought back from behind to win a six-goal thriller against Watford. Chelsea were on the back foot for much of this contest at Stamford Bridge but two late goals from Batshuayi, either side of an 87th-minute header from Cesar Azpilicueta, snatched the champions a much-needed 4-2 victory. For a while, Chelsea looked ...

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Premier League: No Christmas Eve fixtures for English top flight

Leicester's game against Manchester United, at 19:45 GMT on 23 December, will be the last Premier League game before Christmas (Image credit: Getty Images)

No Premier League games will take place on Christmas Eve after none of the scheduled 23 December games were moved there for live television coverage. It had been thought that Liverpool’s trip to Arsenal was under consideration to be moved from 23 to 24 December. Instead, it will be played on Friday, 22 December, with a 19:45 GMT kick-off. Three ...

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Leicester City sack Craig Shakespeare


Leicester City have sacked manager Craig Shakespeare just four months after he signed a three-year deal to take the job on a permanent basis. The Foxes are third from bottom in the Premier League and have not won any of their past six league matches. Shakespeare, 53, succeeded title winner Claudio Ranieri in February, initially on a temporary basis. After ...

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Newcastle United: Mike Ashley puts Premier League club up for sale

Ashley, who also owns retailer Sports Direct, has endured a fractious relationship with the club's supporters since taking over in 2007 (Image credit: PA)

Newcastle United have been put up for sale with owner Mike Ashley hoping to conclude a deal by Christmas. The Magpies have been relegated twice from the Premier League during Ashley’s 10-year reign. After winning promotion last season, Rafael Benitez’s side are ninth in the top flight after eight matches. “Newcastle United requires a clear direction and a path to a bright ...

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EPL on Citi: Chelsea fall to Crystal Palace, Man City thrash Stoke


Crystal Palace 2-1 Chelsea Crystal Palace secured an unlikely victory over champions Chelsea to register their first points and goals of the season. Roy Hodgson’s men came into the clash with renewed hope, following the return of star man Wilfried Zaha, and his inclusion proved pivotal. Cesar Azpilicueta’s own-goal gave the Eagles the lead before Tiemoue Bakayoko equalised for the visitors with a ...

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