Tag Archives: Premier League

Premier League: Salah, Guardiola named Player and Manager for November

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Mohamed Salah has been rewarded for his brilliant run of form in November with the EA SPORTS Player of the Month award. Liverpool’s summer signing is the first Egyptian winner of the accolade after scoring seven goals in four November matches. He scored twice in each of the victories against West Ham United, Southampton and Stoke City, and also netted ...

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Jose Mourinho: Man Utd boss asked to clarify comments about Man City

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Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has been asked to clarify the comments he made before Sunday’s derby defeat by Manchester City. The Football Association has requested observations from the Portuguese regarding his pre-match news conference on the Friday before the game. Mourinho suggested City players go to ground easily, saying: “A little bit of wind and they fall.” He has ...

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Premier League round-up: Chelsea get back to winning ways and Crystal Palace move out of bottom three

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Huddersfield 1-3 Chelsea Willian scored one and made two others as Chelsea finally turned in a display worthy of Premier League champions to win 3-1 at Huddersfield. Chelsea boss Antonio Conte declared his side’s title defence was over after Saturday’s defeat at West Ham, but his players responded and goals from Tiemoue Bakayoko, Willian and Pedro secured them victory at ...

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QUAO’s Monday Moanings: Slick City, Lomachenko Power

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Citi Sports editor, Nathan Quao, pens his column and this week, he looks back at Manchester City’s triumph in the Manchester Derby and Vasyl Lomachenko’s super display against Guillermo Rigondeaux in New York. Blue Skies over Manchester¬† Often, you hear of teams believing that they have made progress and they have dreams of being in the big time. Well, on ...

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Southampton 1-1 Arsenal: Olivier Giroud rescues point for Gunners

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Olivier Giroud climbed off the bench to rescue a point for Arsenal in a 1-1 draw at Southampton. The French frontman struck two minutes from the end as Saints just failed to hang on to Charlie Austin’s early opener. Austin had punished Arsenal for a calamitous beginning to the match with his fourth goal in his last three starts. With ...

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Manchester United 1-2 Manchester City: Guardiola’s side place one hand on title

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Runaway Premier League leaders Manchester City opened up an eye-watering double-digit lead over rivals Manchester United after Nicolas Otamendi fired Pep Guardiola’s men to derby victory. The much-anticipated 175th Manchester derby was comfortably the biggest game of the Premier League season, such was the need for Jose Mourinho’s Reds to claw back their swashbuckling rivals. But the gap between table-topping ...

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Manchester United FC: Red Devils decide against appealing Paul Pogba’s red card

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Paul Pogba will serve a three-match suspension after Manchester United decided against appealing the red card shown to the midfielder in their defeat of Arsenal. Pogba, the France midfielder, was dismissed in the second half of United’s 3-1 victory for stamping on the leg of Gunners defender Hector Bellerin. The 24-year-old will miss matches against Bournemouth and West Brom, as ...

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