Tag Archives: Premier League

Manchester City forward Gabriel Jesus suffers fractured metatarsal, could miss next three months


Manchester City have confirmed Gabriel Jesus suffered a fractured metatarsal in Monday night’s win over Bournemouth. The 19-year-old forward started the match ahead of Sergio Aguero but limped off after just 15 minutes and underwent tests on Tuesday morning. The Brazilian will undergo further examinations in the coming days to establish the extent of the injury, but it is feared he ...

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Bournemouth 0-2 Manchester City: Pep Guardiola’s side reignite title bid


Manchester City seized their chance to close the gap on league leaders Chelsea to eight points after seeing off Bournemouth at the Vitality Stadium. Goals from Raheem Sterling and an own-goal from Tyrone Mings capped off a productive night for the Citizens as they moved into second place to become Antonio Conte’s side’s most likely title challengers. Pep Guardiola’s team were ...

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Nathan Dyer: Swansea City winger out for season with Achilles injury

Nathan Dyer limps out of Swansea's win over champions Leicester (Image credit: Hue Evans Picture Agency)

Swansea City winger Nathan Dyer has been ruled out for the rest of the season with a ruptured Achilles tendon. The 29-year-old limped off after just seven minutes of the 2-0 win over Leicester City on Sunday. A Premier League winner while on loan at Leicester last season, Dyer will have surgery in due course. The former Southampton player has ...

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Swansea 2-0 Leicester: Champions continue to slide as relegation becomes reality for Claudio Ranieri’s side


Champions Leicester slumped to a fifth consecutive league defeat against a resurgent Swansea to leave the Foxes one point clear of the relegation zone. Claudio Ranieri’s side arrived into the clash on the back of a morale boosting FA Cup win over Derby County – but it failed to translate to domestic action – as Paul Clement’s team brushed aside ...

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Leicester City back Claudio Ranieri despite poor form

Leicester have not won a game away from home this season (Image credit: Reuters)

Leicester City have given their “unwavering support” to manager Claudio Ranieri despite the reigning Premier League champions being just one point above the relegation zone. The Italian had been under pressure after a run of just two wins in their last 15 Premier Leagues games. However, the Foxes said in a statement that “the entire club is and will remain ...

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Leicester City: Kasper Schmeichel says title defence has been ’embarrassing’

Leicester are the only side in the top four English tiers to have failed to score in the league in 2017 (Image credit: Reuters)

Leicester City goalkeeper Kasper Schmeichel has said the Foxes could be relegated if their “embarrassing” Premier League title defence continues. The Foxes are just one point above the relegation zone following Sunday’s 3-0 defeat at home by Manchester United. Leicester are yet to win a league game in 2017 and have not scored in their previous five league outings. “We’re ...

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Tottenham 1-0 Middlesbrough: Harry Kane penalty keeps Spurs in Premier League title hunt


Tottenham ensured Chelsea’s lead at the top of the Premier League remained at nine points after edging past Middlesbrough at White Hart Lane. Spurs arrived into the clash trailing Antonio Conte’s men by 12 points after the Blues beat north London rivals Arsenal 3-1 in the early kick-off. But Harry Kane’s second half penalty was enough for Mauricio Pochettino’s men ...

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