Tag: Premier League

English Premier League to ban racist and abusive fans from all grounds

The Premier League has said it may ban racist and abusive fans from stadiums ahead of the 2021/22 season. This development is part of a new enhanced anti-discrimination measures to clear any form of discriminatory behaviour in football and wider society. With this drive, English Premier Leagu have agreed to[Read More…]

Pogba shoots Manchester United to top of Premier League

Paul Pogba scored a superb winner as Manchester United reclaimed top spot in the Premier League by coming from behind for a club-record equalling away win at Fulham. In what is becoming a familiar pattern for Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side outside Manchester this season, they fell behind early in the[Read More…]

Premier League Clubs To Resume Training On Tuesday

By Olisa Chukwuma English Premier League clubs will resume training tomorrow Tuesday 19 May 2020, but in small groups. This comes after a meeting was held earlier today and a statement released by the Premier League revealed that shareholders “voted unanimously” for training to begin from tomorrow afternoon, and in what[Read More…]

Why Kepa Arrizabalaga was left out of Chelsea’s starting line-up for the Premier League

Kepa Arrizabalaga was left out of Chelsea’s starting line-up for the Premier League fixture away at Leicester City. The Spanish goalkeeper was in the XI for the Blues’ last league outing – a 2-2 home draw with Arsenal – but was on the bench for the FA Cup trip to Hull[Read More…]

Man Utd Thrash Swansea City 4-0

Manchester United maintained their dream Premier League start as goals from Eric Bailly, Romelu Lukaku, Paul Pogba and Anthony Martial secured a 4-0 victory at Swansea City on Saturday. Having put West Ham United to the sword with another 4-0 win in their opening game of the new campaign, United[Read More…]

Mikel Shines As Chelsea Beat Palace 3-0 In A Premier League Clash

Mikel Obi posted a fine display on Sunday, as Chelsea defeated Crystal Palace 3-0 in a Premier League clash at Selhurst Park. The win was Guus Hiddink’s first of his second spell in charge of Chelsea. Super Eagles star Mikel was solid in the Chelsea midfield and started the move[Read More…]

Why Odion Ighalo Is Crucial To Watford’s Hopes Of Avoiding Relegation This Season

Watford have been one of the Premier League’s surprise packages in the opening stages of the season and the Hornets are sitting pretty in 11th after twelve matches. One of the main reasons for their success is Odion Ighalo. The Nigeria international has been inspirational this campaign, scoring seven goals[Read More…]

Arsene Wenger Drops Massive Transfer Hint

by Zenith Oduah Arsene Wenger has revealed that he needs another player to score 10-15 goals in a season for his team to actually challenge for the title next season. The Gunners have scored 62 goals in the league thus far and Wenger insists that they can smell more goals[Read More…]

Ferdinand Tips United For Top Three Finish

QPR defender Rio Ferdinand has backed former club Manchester United to finish in the Premier League’s top three this season after overcoming a “sticky start’’ under Louis van Gaal, ESPN reports. Van Gaal has started to live up to his star-billing in recent weeks, overseeing a run of six wins[Read More…]

Thierry Henry, Former Arsenal Striker Retires

Former Arsenal and France striker Thierry Henry has announced his retirement from football after a trophy-laden 20-year career to take up a media role. The 1998 World Cup winner, 37, left New York Red Bulls this month but there was speculation he might choose to play on at another club.[Read More…]