Tag Archives: 2017/2018 Premier League

Harry Kane: Tottenham striker says he ‘felt contact’ to win penalty at Liverpool

Harry Kane missed his first penalty against Liverpool, before scoring the equaliser with his second (Image credit: EPA)

Tottenham striker Harry Kane says Liverpool’s Virgil van Dijk was wrong to claim he dived to win a penalty during¬†Sunday’s 2-2 draw at Anfield. Kane was brought down six minutes from time at Anfield by goalkeeper Loris Karius, who saved the spot-kick. Defender Van Dijk, who later conceded an injury-time penalty Kane converted, said: “You see him diving clearly.” But ...

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Leroy, Sane, Guardiola win Premier League October Awards


Leroy Sane’s impressive displays in October have earned him the EA SPORTS Player of the Month award. The German winger scored and assisted in each of his side’s three wins in October as Manchester City made their best start to a Premier League campaign, racking up 28 points from 10 matches. No player matched the 21-year-old’s goal contribution of last ...

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Manchester clubs favourites for Premier League title – Terry Butcher


Former Sunderland manager, Terry Butcher has tipped either of the Manchester clubs to win this season’s Premier League title. Manchester City and Manchester United have enjoyed strong starts to their league campaigns with four wins and a draw in their first five games. Both sides have been very prolific up front and have conceded just two goals each so far ...

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Arsenal beat Leicester in breathtaking Premier League opener


Substitute Olivier Giroud headed in a dramatic late winner as Arsenal fought back to beat Leicester City in a thrilling start to the 2017-18 Premier League season. Alexandre Lacazette headed the Gunners ahead 94 seconds into his top-flight debut, Shinji Okazaki nodding in the equaliser just two minutes later. Vardy slid the visitors ahead from Marc Albrighton’s cross, only for ...

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Premier League season starts: New signings, new kits, new rules


The wait for the 2017-18 Premier League season is almost over as Arsenal prepare to host Leicester City at Emirates Stadium at 18:45 GMT – the first time the campaign has started on a Friday. English top-flight clubs have opened their chequebooks like never before and are preparing to roll out their new signings. There will be new kits on ...

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