newsfootball2 days ago

Football Round Up | Liverpool stunned by Leicester City in EFL Cup as Messi heroics help Barcelona beat Eibar

Liverpool’s nightmarish form continued in the EFL Cup third round as goals from Shinji Okazaki and Islam Slimani saw the Reds lose 2-0 at King Power Stadium. Barcelona remained atop the La Liga table with an easy 6-1 victory over Eibar at the Nou Camp, with Lionel Messi scoring four goals.
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newsfootball5 days ago

EPL Round-up | Aguero hattrick inspires Manchester City to win over Watford as Liverpool were held by Burnley

Manchester City ran riot over Watford FC as a prolific Sergio Aguero helped City win 6-0 at Vicarage Road to hand manager Marco Silva his heaviest defeat with the Hornets. Liverpool’s poor form continued as the Reds were held to a frustrating 1-1 draw by underdogs Burnley at the Anfield.
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newsfootball12 days ago

Football Round Up | Manchester City bulldozed Liverpool 5-0 as a resilient Stoke City held Manchester United to a 2-2 draw

Pep Guardiola’s men handed Jurgen Klopp his heaviest Premier League defeat as they outclassed a 10-man Liverpool side 5-0 at the Etihad Stadium to sit second in the table. Manchester United’s blazing start to the season came to a halt as a determined Stoke City denied them a fourth win on the trot.
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newsfootballa month ago

EPL Round-up| Arsenal defeat Leicester in a thriller while nine-man Chelsea lose to Burnley 3-2

Premier League 2017-18 opened with a cracking early kick-off game where Arsenal edged out 2015-16 league champions Leicester City in a 4-3 thriller. Their London rivals, Chelsea, encountered a shocking defeat at the hands of Burnley as the nine-man side went down 3-2 in their season opener.
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newsfootball2 months ago

Hosting of FIFA U-17 World Cup may pave way for pre-season EPL matches in India

India will host the FIFA U-17 World Cup in October this year and the infrastructure for the event could pave the way for hosting pre-season English Premier League matches. Sports Secretary Injeti Srinivas discussed the idea with English Premier League’s International Relations Manager Tim Vine.
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newsfootball4 months ago

Football Roundup | Arsene Wenger gets two-year extension; Borussia Dortmund part ways with Tuchel

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has been awarded a two-year contract extension after leading the club to a record 13th FA Cup title in a 21-year reign. In another notable development in Europe, Borussia Dortmund manager Thomas Tuchel has parted ways with the Bundesliga side.
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newsfootball4 months ago

EPL Roundup | Tottenham Hotspur outclass Manchester United; Liverpool thrash West Ham

Tottenham Hotspur continued their unbeaten home run on Sunday when they outclassed Manchester United 2-1 to finished runners-up behind Chelsea which secured the Premier League title last week. Elsewhere, Liverpool thumped West Ham 4-0 to hand Jurgen Klopp his biggest win in 2017.
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newsfootball6 months ago

EPL Roundup | Zaha strikes as Crystal Palace stun Chelsea

Phillipe Coutinho was the hero as Liverpool ruled the Merseyside Derby. Manchester United were held to a goalless draw at home by West Bromwich Albion, while former United man Wilfred Zaha was at the heart of plotting Chelsea's downfall in what was a 2-1 victory for Crystal Palace.
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newsfootball7 months ago

Premier League | Who said what ahead of Gameweek 25

After a disappointing result against Chelsea last week, Arsene Wenger has refused to accept defeat in the title race stating that if they are out of it, so is everyone else. Chelsea boss Antonio Conte echoed Wenger's comments saying that all six teams are still capable of winning the Premier League.
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newsfootball8 months ago

Which are the most hated clubs in England? Reddit answers

The results of an EPL-focused Reddit survey, which had received over 15000 responses, are out, and, perhaps unsurprisingly, Manchester United top the most-hated-clubs list in England, followed by Liverpool and Chelsea. Interestingly, Watford are the least-hated club in England at the moment.
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