English Premiership

Huddersfield 0-0 Reading (4-3 on penalties): Terriers promoted to the Premier League after shoot-out at Wembley


Huddersfield are back in the top flight after 45 years, clinching Premier League football and a £170million windfall by beating Reading on penalties in the Championship play-off final. Few backed these sides to be challenging for promotion at the start of the campaign, with David Wagner’s men considered to be in for a relegation fight as the Royals started anew ...

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Iker Casillas offered contract by Liverpool


Iker Casillas was back in familiar territory on Tuesday as he enjoyed a night out in Madrid with his wife Sara Carbonero. Casillas and Carbonero were spotted leaving a restaurant in the Spanish capital before getting into a car parked nearby. Carbonero is a sports journalist by trade and famously kissed Casillas when she interviewed him after Spain won the ...

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Sam Allardyce resigns as Crystal Palace manager after five months

Sam Allardyce won eight of his 21 Premier League games as Crystal Palace manager (Image credit: Getty Images)

Sam Allardyce has resigned as Crystal Palace manager five months after he joined the Premier League club. Allardyce replaced Alan Pardew in December on a two-and-half-year deal with the Eagles one point above the relegation zone. But the 62-year-old, who had an ill-fated one-game spell as England boss,led the club to eight wins in 21 games to guide them to ...

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Antonio Conte: named manager of the year by LMA


Chelsea boss Antonio Conte won the top two prizes at the League Managers’ Association’s annual awards evening. The Italian was named manager of the year and Premier League manager of the year after leading the Blues to the title in his first season in charge. Brighton manager Chris Hughton won the Championship award after guiding his side to promotion. Sheffield ...

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6 Lessons from Chelsea’s Successful EPL season

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Last season, when Leicester City won the Premier League title, I penned down a few lessons I thought people in business in management could learn and apply to get them success in their work. This season, the ribbons on the Premier League trophy belong to Chelsea and their journey has some brilliant points of wisdom people can note of and ...

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Premier League: Ayew Brothers score at same time on final day


Ghana’s Jordan and Andre Ayew scored on the final day of the English Premier League season for the respective clubs. Jordan Ayew scored the first of Swansea City’s two goals in their 2-1 win over West Brom while Andre Ayew’s second half strike helped West Ham win 2-1 at Burnley. Coincidentally, both goals were headers and were scored in the ...

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Leicester 1-6 Tottenham: Harry Kane bags four goals to take charge of Golden Boot race


Ruthless Harry Kane struck four goals as Tottenham dismantled Leicester 6-1. The England forward’s haul moved him two ahead of Romelu Lukaku in the race for the Premier League’s golden boot with 26 goals ahead of Sunday’s season-finale at Hull. Son Heung-min also scored twice at the King Power Stadium as Spurs continued to shrug off any disappointment following Chelsea’s ...

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