English Premiership

Bournemouth 1-3 Chelsea: Blues restore seven point lead


Chelsea have restored their seven-point lead at the top of the Premier League table with a 3-1 win over Bournemouth at the Vitality Stadium. An Adam Smith own goal, another finish of brilliance from Eden Hazard and a sublime free-kick from Marcos Alonso secured three points that, in reality, few doubted the Blues would win. Joshua King hinted a comeback could be ...

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Premier League round-up: Liverpool, Man City boost Top 4 hopes


West Ham United 1-0 Swansea City West Ham secured their first league win in eight games to ease the pressure on under-fire boss Slaven Bilic. Heading into the clash, reports suggested the Croatian would lose his job should the Hammers suffer defeat against the Swans. But the Hammers board were not forced into action as Cheikhou Kouyate’s late first half ...

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Tottenham 4-0 Watford: Pressure on Chelsea after emphatic Spurs win


Tottenham piled pressure on Premier League leaders Chelsea as they closed the gap at the top to just four points with an emphatic 4-0 victory over Watford. Watford put up a stubborn resistance in the early stages at White Hart Lane, but Spurs soon found their rhythm and ran riot with four exceptional goals. After a closely-contested opening 30 minutes, ...

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Sadio Mane to miss rest of season with knee injury

Mane suffered the injury in a challenge with Leighton Baines, having earlier scored the opening goal (Image credit: Getty Images)

Liverpool forward Sadio Mane is set to miss the last seven games of the season with a knee injury. Mane, 24, was taken off after colliding with Leighton Baines in Saturday’s 3-1 home victory over Everton. Manager Jurgen Klopp said he was “pretty sure” Mane needed surgery, leaving it “pretty much impossible for him to play again this season”. The ...

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Premier League results: Chelsea beat Manchester City, Tottenham hit THREE late on at Swansea while Liverpool concede late equaliser


talkSPORT’s round-up of Wednesday night’s action in the Premier League. Chelsea 2-1 Manchester City Chelsea edged closer to their fifth Premier League title when they beat Manchester City 2-1 at Stamford Bridge Antonio Conte’s side remain seven points clear at the top of the table with eight games left to play and they look certain for the crown. Goalkeeping errors ...

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Liverpool fined £100,000 and handed two-year ban


Liverpool have been handed an academy transfer ban and ordered to pay £100,000 after admitting their part in the ‘tapping up’ of a Stoke youngster. The Premier League have announced the club will be prohibited from signing any academy players who have been registered with a Premier League or EFL club in the preceding 18 months. Although the ban is ...

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Arsenal 2-2 Manchester City: Gunners salvage point to deny Pep Guardiola a route back into title race


Arsenal came from behind twice to salvage a draw against fellow Champions League contenders Manchester City. The Gunners, having picked up a single victory in their previous five games, showed the sense of belief manager Arsene Wenger has always pointed to, as they denied Pep Guardiola’s side a potential route back into the title race. A draw leaves the north ...

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