Premier League

Former England defender Butcher wants heading phased out of the game

Fri, 01 Oct 2021 - 02:50 GMT

Butcher wants heading to be gradually phased out of the sport to reduce the risk of brain trauma and neurodegenerative diseases.

Man Utd losses widen due to COVID curbs

Fri, 17 Sep 2021 - 12:46 GMT

The English soccer club’s last two financial years were marred by lockdowns that disrupted sporting calendars.

Spurs' Nuno seeks clarity on international call-ups before next break

Sat, 11 Sep 2021 - 11:12 GMT

Many clubs refused to release players to 'red list' countries but Spurs' Cristian Romero, Giovani Lo Celso and Davinson Sanchez went on international duty.

Ronaldo could play until he's 40, says Rooney

Fri, 10 Sep 2021 - 12:15 GMT

Ronaldo is capable of playing until he is 40 as he has adapted his playing style to extend his career, former captain Wayne Rooney said.

Man Utd fans allowed to travel for Champions League game in Bern: the Times

Thu, 09 Sep 2021 - 01:57 GMT

Young Boys had declined to allocate away tickets based on local laws that do not recognise Britain's National Health Service (NHS) pass.

Everton not considering selling Richarlison, says Benitez

Sat, 28 Aug 2021 - 10:04 GMT

Everton will not sell striker Richarlison, manager Rafa Benitez said on Friday.

Wolverhampton's Jimenez never feared career was over despite horrific injury

Wed, 18 Aug 2021 - 11:15 GMT

The 30-year-old Mexican international completed a remarkable recovery in playing the whole of Wolves's 1-0 defeat by Leicester in their opening Premier League match.

Arsenal in talks with Elneny to renew his contract

Thu, 17 Jun 2021 - 11:02 GMT

During his five years at the club, Elneny has made 130 appearances for the club, including 69 games in the Premier League.

Chelsea extend Tuchel's contract to 2024 after Champions League win

Fri, 04 Jun 2021 - 03:10 GMT

Chelsea have extended Thomas Tuchel's contract until 2024 after the German manager won the Champions League this season, the London club said on Friday.

IFAB extends five substitutes rule to end of 2022

Sat, 29 May 2021 - 10:50 GMT

The temporary rule was first introduced in May 2020 in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Elmohamady's journey with Aston Villa comes to an end

Fri, 28 May 2021 - 02:14 GMT

During his four years with the giants of Birmingham, he scored four goals and provided 17 assists.

Moyes urges West Ham to complete European mission

Thu, 20 May 2021 - 12:37 GMT

West Ham are three points better off than Tottenham and Everton, and Everton have a significantly inferior goal difference.

Luiz to leave Arsenal at end of season - reports

Sat, 15 May 2021 - 12:37 GMT

David Luiz will leave the Premier League club at the end of the season, according to British media reports on Friday.

Manchester City poised to win Premier League title

Sat, 08 May 2021 - 12:25 GMT

Manchester City can win a third Premier League title in four years if they beat Chelsea on Saturday.

Arteta says he is right man for Arsenal despite Europa League 'pain'

Sat, 08 May 2021 - 12:16 GMT

Arsenal were held to a goalless draw by Villarreal on Thursday, with former boss Emery's current side advancing to a final against Manchester United

Newcastle's Ashley says 'dark forces' preventing them from being powerhouse

Fri, 07 May 2021 - 11:52 GMT

Newcastle United owner Mike Ashley said it is time for the "dark forces" preventing the Tyneside club from becoming a powerhouse to step aside.

Sport unites for social media boycott against online abuse

Sat, 01 May 2021 - 08:20 GMT

A British soccer-instigated boycott of the world's biggest social media platforms got underway on Friday.

Man United call on fans to report racism as part of new campaign

Fri, 02 Apr 2021 - 12:56 GMT

There is a video to accompany the launch, which challenges United fans to think: "Without diversity, who would we be? What would the club's history books say?"

Premier League expects heading guidelines before next season

Sat, 27 Mar 2021 - 09:56 GMT

Campaigners have long called for a reduction in the amount of heading done in training at senior level to cut the risk of long-term brain injury.

Plans underway to improve VAR in Premier League: Times

Fri, 26 Mar 2021 - 12:01 GMT

VAR was brought into the league last season, but it is unpopular with many English top-flight managers following a number of contentious calls