reportfootball2 years ago

Premier League | Otamendi guides City to 2-1 win in Manchester Derby; Liverpool and Everton share spoils

Manchester United’s defensive problems gifted derby rivals Manchester City a 2-1 victory on Sunday that allowed the latter to establish a massive 11-point lead in the Premier League. In the Merseyside derby, Wayne Rooney’s late penalty earned Everton a 1-1 draw with Liverpool at Anfield.
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reportfootball2 years ago

Europa league Round Up | Arsenal thrash BATE Borisov; Athletic Bilbao beat Zorya

Mathieu Debuchy and Jack Wilshere managed to end their lengthy goal droughts as Arsenal thrashed BATE Borisov 6-0 in the Europa League in the final game to top Group H. Athletic Bilbao reached the last 32, on Thursday, as goals from Aritz Aduriz and Raul Garcia secured the win against Zorya.
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reportfootball2 years ago

Premier League | Mesut Ozil stars in Arsenal’s goal-riot; City extend lead to 8 points

Arsenal secured their 12th consecutive Premier League home win beating Huddersfield Town 5-0 at the Emirates Stadium. In another match, Raheem Sterling's goal in the sixth minute of stoppage time gave Manchester City a 2-1 win over Southampton while Liverpool got the better of Stoke City.
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reportfootball2 years ago

Europa League Round up | Arsenal qualify into the round of 16 as Everton crash out

Despite a drab goalless draw against Serbian side Red Star Belgrade, Arsenal have booked a place in the knockout stages, thanks to FC Cologne defeating BATE Borisov. Everton's poor form continued as the Toffees went down 3-0 to French side AS Lyon, which resulted in their elimination from Europe.
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newsfootball2 years ago

Olivier Giroud’s ‘scorpion kick’ wins Puskas award as Cristiano Ronaldo becomes ‘Best Player-2017’

Arsenal forward Olivier Giroud’s audacious scorpion kick against Crystal Palace last January has won him FIFA's Puskas Award as the best goal of the year on Monday. Cristiano Ronaldo won FIFA’s Best Player award for the fifth time after a brilliant 2016-2017 with La Liga champions Real Madrid.
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newsfootball2 years ago

Football roundup | Sweden beat France; EPL clubs release list of retained players

Sweden overcame France in added time when French goalkeeper Hugo Lloris faltered to stop an Ola Toivonen lob to top Group A of the qualifiers. Meanwhile, Chelsea has confirmed the release of star defender John Terry and Manchester United have decided to let go off Zlatan Ibrahimovic.
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reportfootball2 years ago

PL Roundup| Manchester City strengthen their hopes of top four finish; Swansea move away from the bottom three

Manchester City beat Leicester City 2-1 in a controversial game at the Etihad stadium to strengthen their hopes of a top-four finish. David Silva and Gabriel Jesus struck for Manchester City. Meanwhile, Swansea took a big step away from the relegation zone with a 2-0 win over Sunderland.
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reportfootball3 years ago

EPL Round-up : Chelsea, Arsenal and Spurs record big wins on Saturday

Chelsea made light of striker Diego Costa's absence to extend their lead at the top to seven points on Saturday with a 3-0 win at champions Leicester City. Meanwhile, Tottenham and Arsenal also consolidated their table rankings with 4-0 wins against West Brom and Swansea City respectively.
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featurefootball3 years ago

Fantasy Premier League 2016-17: Players to pick for gameweek 21

Gameweek 20 belonged to the defenders as 5 out of the 10 games had a cleansheet in the scoreline. After a brilliant end to the year, the London clubs dropped points in the new year as Chelsea's 13-match winning streak was ended by Spurs while Arsenal were held to a draw by Bournemouth at Dean Court.
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featurefootball3 years ago

The Gifs that keep on gifing! Giroud’s ballerina, Lingard’s miss, and more from EPL this week

The most important game of this gameweek might be pending, but 18 other teams have already produced some gif-worthy moments, including some weird celebrations. From the robot dance, to the ‘ride the wave’ dance, to the ‘Look mom, I am a ballerina’ dance, we have got it all for you here.
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