Premier League

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

Premier League to trial mouthguard tech for brain injury study

Thu, 25 Mar 2021 - 01:51 GMT

Players from two Premier League clubs will wear mouthguards embedded with microchips in training sessions to help monitor the impact of headers.

German Premier League stars allowed back for World Cup qualifiers

Fri, 19 Mar 2021 - 12:27 GMT

The decision would also apply to Icelandic players active in the Premier League when they visit to play Germany in Duisburg, the DFB said.

Premier League chief hopes fans can return by end of season

Sat, 13 Mar 2021 - 02:01 GMT

The British government last month set out a four-stage easing of England's COVID-19 lockdown restrictions.

Pogba still out with thigh injury, says Man United boss Solskjaer

Fri, 26 Feb 2021 - 01:02 GMT

Pogba was injured in United's 3-3 draw with Everton on Feb. 6 and has since missed five games in all competitions.

Premier League title out of reach for Liverpool, says Mane

Thu, 25 Feb 2021 - 10:07 GMT

Liverpool's Premier League title hopes are over and the main target now is to win the Champions League, forward Sadio Mane said.

Arsenal's Willian latest to suffer online racial abuse

Sat, 20 Feb 2021 - 10:29 GMT

Willian has become the latest Premier League player to be racially abused online and the Brazilian shared screenshots of the messages he received on social media.

Man Utd's Lingard agrees to join West Ham on loan: Reports

Fri, 29 Jan 2021 - 11:22 GMT

The 28-year-old fell out of favour with manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer and was limited to nine league starts in the previous season.

Maguire makes Man Utd rallying cry after shock defeat

Thu, 28 Jan 2021 - 11:37 GMT

Maguire has called on Manchester United to "stand up and be counted" after their shock 2-1 defeat to Sheffield United hurt their Premier League title chances.

Hard to enforce ban on players hugging, says Chelsea's Lampard

Fri, 15 Jan 2021 - 04:28 GMT

Lampard defended his players amid a growing debate about teams celebrating goals with hugs and high-fives while the country is battling the COVID-19 pandemic.

Villa vs Everton postponed due to COVID-19 concerns

Thu, 14 Jan 2021 - 12:30 GMT

Aston Villa's home match against Everton on Sunday has been postponed due to the COVID-19 outbreak at the Midlands club.

PFA reminds players to maintain distance when celebrating goals

Sat, 09 Jan 2021 - 11:15 GMT

PFA has reminded players to embrace a sensible approach to celebrating goals amid the COVID-19 crisis and refrain from hugging or getting too close to each other.

Uruguayan academics slam FA over Cavani ban

Sat, 02 Jan 2021 - 09:52 GMT

The Uruguayan Academy of Letters on Friday denounced a three-game ban given to Manchester United’s Edinson Cavani.

Klopp urges Premier League to keep going despite rising COVID-19 cases

Sat, 02 Jan 2021 - 09:47 GMT

Klopp believes the Premier League must avoid implementing a “circuit-breaker” shutdown to help reduce COVID-19 infections.