English Premiership

Brighton and Hove Albion PROMOTED! Seagulls’ rise to Premier League confirmed as Huddersfield draw with Derby


Brighton and Hove Albion have today won promotion from the Championship to the Premier League. The Seagulls beat Wigan 2-1 in the afternoon, and, with Huddersfield failing to defeat Derby in the late kick-off, Chris Hughton’s side have had their place in the top flight for 2017/18 confirmed. The south coast club are 14 points clear of the Terriers, with ...

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Christian Atsu: Newcastle will keep fighting for PL promotion

Christian Atsu

Christian Atsu says Newcastle United must put their Easter Monday defeat at Ipswich Town behind them quickly as they bid for promotion from the Sky Bet Championship. Former Town forward Daryl Murphy equalised on the hour for the Magpies after Freddie Sears’ first half opener at Portman Road, but further strikes from David McGoldrick and Emyr Huws won it for ...

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John Terry to leave Chelsea at the end of season


John Terry and Chelsea Football Club today jointly announce our captain will leave the club at the end of the season. Everybody at Stamford Bridge would like to express our enormous gratitude to John and wish him the very best of luck for the future. John has given us more than two decades of dedicated and exceptional service. In that ...

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Manchester United 2-0 Chelsea: Rashford and Herrera seal three points


Jose Mourinho got the better of former club Chelsea as Manchester United injected life into their top-four hopes – and the Premier League title race. Much was riding on Sunday’s Old Trafford encounter, with the battle for Champions League football heating up as Antonio Conte’s table-toppers attempt to ward off ever-improving Tottenham. The fixture lived up to the pre-match hype ...

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Premier League round-up: Ayew on target, Everton, Stoke, Watford win


Everton 3-1 Burnley Ross Barkley sent a big message to his critics with a goal and a man-of-the-match display as Everton beat Burnley 3-1 to boost their European football hopes. The hosts were the dominant side throughout but had to wait until the 49th minute to open the scoring, as unlikely goal machine Phil Jagielka broke the deadlock with his ...

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Tottenham 4-0 Bournemouth: Spurs keep up pressure on leaders Chelsea


Tottenham Hotspur would be the team to beat in the Premier League. The last couple of months have been among the most entertaining for the White Hart Lane faithful and the north London outfit continued their fine run of form with a straightforward victory over struggling Bournemouth. Two goals in three minutes from Mousa Dembele and Son Heung-min set the ...

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PFA awards: Harry Kane and Romelu Lukaku up for two prizes

Everton's Romelu Lukaku has scored 23 goals in the Premier League this season (Image credit: Getty Images)

Harry Kane and Romelu Lukaku have been nominated for both the Professional Footballers’ Association player of the year and young player awards. They join Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Alexis Sanchez, Eden Hazard and N’Golo Kante on the shortlist for the main prize. Michael Keane, Leroy Sane and Jordan Pickford are up for the young player of the year award, alongside 2016 winner ...

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“Growing older has made me better”- Jordan Ayew


Ghana international, Jordan Ayew, has revealed that his output as a player has increased as he has grown older as a person. The 25-year old has become a regular part of the Black Stars team and he is impressing people at his new Premier League club, Swansea City. The youngest of the Ayew brothers has always been a subject of ...

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Claudio Ranieri thinks he may have been pushed out of Leicester


Former Leicester boss Claudio Ranieri believes that someone within the club was working against him, but does not think the players got him sacked. The Italian led the Foxes to the Premier League title last season but was dismissed in February. “I can’t believe my players killed me. No, no, no,” he told Sky Sports. “Maybe it was someone behind ...

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