English Premiership

Jose Mourinho extends Manchester United contract to 2020

Jose Mourinho took over as manager at Old Trafford on 27 May, 2016

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has signed a contract extension until 2020, with the option of a further year. The 54-year-old’s previous deal at Old Trafford was due to expire in 2019. Mourinho said he was “delighted” that United “feel and trust that I am the right manager for this great club for the foreseeable future”. He added: “I would ...

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Dyche Signs New Turf Moor Deal


Burnley Football Club is delighted to announce that manager Sean Dyche has signed a new long-term contract to extend his stay at Turf Moor. Dyche has put pen to paper on a new deal running until June, 2022, along with assistant manager Ian Woan and first-team coach Tony Loughlan. Dyche, 46, has been in charge of the Clarets since the ...

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Man United top Real Madrid, in Deloitte’s Football Money League


Manchester United have topped Deloitte’s Football Money League for the second year running, topping the rich list ahead of Real Madrid and Barcelona. The Mirror’s Simon Bird relayed the list from the accounting organisation, with United retaining top spot for revenue generated in the 2016-17 season despite playing their European football in the UEFA Europa League rather than the more ...

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Swansea 1-0 Liverpool: Reds suffer shock loss in Wales


Swansea produced one of the shock results of the season as Virgil van Dijk’s Premier League debut for Liverpool turned into a nightmare. Alfie Mawson struck the 40th-minute winner for bottom club Swansea, pouncing on a poor Van Dijk clearance from a corner that Liverpool’s £75million record signing possibly should not have conceded. Liverpool came into this contest unbeaten in ...

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Henrikh Mkhitaryan signs for Arsenal


Henrikh Mkhitaryan has signed for Arsenal on a long-term contract in a deal which sees Alexis Sanchez join Manchester United. Henrikh made 39 appearances while at Manchester United, scoring five times and was part of their UEFA Europa League winning squad last season. He is the captain of the Armenian national team and is their all-time top scorer. He has ...

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Alexis Sanchez joins Manchester United


Manchester United is delighted to announce the signing of Alexis Sanchez from Arsenal in a deal that sees the Armenian midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan move in the opposite direction. Speaking about his transfer, Alexis Sanchez said: “I am thrilled to be joining the biggest club in the world. I have spent three-and-a-half wonderful years at Arsenal and I bring with me ...

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Alexis Sanchez signs for Man Utd in swap deal with Mkhitaryan


Manchester United have signed Alexis Sanchez from Arsenal, in a swap deal with midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan. Chile forward Sanchez, 29, who almost joined Manchester City last summer, has signed a four-and-a-half-year deal. City decided earlier this month that they would not pursue their interest in him as they felt making him their best-paid player may affect team morale. Mkhitaryan, 29, ...

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Javi Gracia named new Watford manager


Watford have announced the appointment of Javi Gracia as their new head coach. Gracia takes over from Marco Silva, who parted company with the Hornets earlier on Sunday, and has agreed an 18-month contract. The 47-year-old Spaniard has largely coached in his homeland, where he achieved most success with Malaga, guiding them to ninth-place and eighth-place finishes in 2014/15 and ...

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Sky Sports Power Rankings: Jordan Ayew is Swansea City’s main man


Ghana forward Jordan Ayew has emerged as Swansea City’s player of the season so far according to Sky Sports Power Rankings. The Power Rankings reflects a player’s performance by awarding points to players to 32 different stats- from goals and assists to blocks and tackles. Despite Swansea’s below-par form, Jordan Ayew has impressed with four goals and two assists. The ...

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