English Premiership

Premier League round-up: Arsenal move into third, Hull boost safety hopes and West Ham see off Crystal Palace


Swansea City 0-4 Arsenal Arsenal moved into third place after beating Swansea on Paul Clement’s debut as a Premier League manager. Strikes from Olivier Giroud and Alexis Sanchez, as well as own goals from Jack Cork and Kyle Naughton helped the Gunners overcome their bogey side in recent years, in what was a comfortable afternoon at the Liberty Stadium. The ...

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Harry Kane bags hat-trick as Spurs thrash West Brom


Harry Kane scored a hat-trick as Tottenham thrashed West Brom to make it six Premier League wins a row.   Spurs were superior throughout the lunchtime meeting at White Hart Lane, with only a fine display from goalkeeper Ben Foster preventing an even more embarrassing defeat for the Baggies. Kane became a father for the first time this week and ...

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Morgan Schneiderlin: Everton sign Man Utd midfielder for fee rising to £24m

Morgan Schneiderlin has not played since November (Image credit: Getty Images)

Everton have signed Manchester United midfielder Morgan Schneiderlinfor a fee rising to £24m. Schneiderlin, 27, has signed a four-and-a-half-year contract to link up again with Toffees boss Ronald Koeman, whom he played for at Southampton. The France international played 47 times for the Red Devils following his £25m move from the Saints in July 2015. Schneiderlin, who moves for an ...

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Southampton 1-0 Liverpool: Nathan Redmond hits winner to give Saints EFL Cup semi-final advantage


Southampton take a slender advantage into the second leg of their EFL Cup semi-final after narrowly beating Liverpool at St Mary’s. Nathan Redmond scored the decisive goal in a dominant Saints performance to ensure Claude Puel’s side travel to Anfield with something to hold onto. Liverpool, who decided to start with Loris Karius in goal, had their under fire goalkeeper ...

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Morgan Schneiderlin: Man Utd and Everton agree £22m fee for midfielder


Manchester United have agreed to sell midfielder Morgan Schneiderlin to Everton for £22m. France international Schneiderlin, 27, was signed for United by Louis van Gaal for £25m from Southampton in July 2015. He has played 47 times for the club but has only featured eight times under Jose Mourinho this season, including three Premier League appearances. Everton, meanwhile, have agreed ...

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Man City’s Fernandinho has red card appeal rejected, misses four matches

Fernandinho's red card against Burnley was his second of the season in the Premier League (Image credit: Getty Images)

Manchester City midfielder Fernandinho will serve a four-match ban after an appeal against his red card during the 2-1 defeat of Burnley on Monday was dismissed by the Football Association. Fernandinho was sent off after 32 minutes against Burnley for a strong challenge on Clarets midfielder Johann Berg Gudmundsson. City appealed the dismissal but with the FA having rejected it, ...

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Hull City sack head coach Mike Phelan

Phelan's side lost 3-1 at West Brom on Monday after leading 1-0 (Image credit: Reuters)

Premier League strugglers Hull City have sacked head coach Mike Phelan. Phelan, 54, took over as caretaker manager following Steve Bruce’s departure in the summer, becoming a permanent appointment in October. But with City in the relegation zone, picking up three points from their last nine games, the club announced they had “parted company” with Phelan. Hull said they were ...

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Swansea City: Paul Clement confirmed as third boss of the season

Paul Clement worked alongside England manager Gareth Southgate as a coach with England Under-21s

Paul Clement has been confirmed as head coach of Swansea City. The 44-year-old becomes the Swans’ third boss of the season after joining from Bayern Munich, where he was assistant to Carlo Ancelotti. Clement agreed a two-and-a-half-year deal to replace Bob Bradley, who had been in charge since Francesco Guidolin’s departure in October. The former Derby County manager takes over ...

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