Posts Tagged “Premier League”

FOOTBALL: Two more sent off for Rhyl in Carmarthen Town defeat

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FOOTBALL: Two more sent off for Rhyl in Carmarthen Town defeat

Published by: Dean Jones Read more articles by Dean Jones&nbsp Email reporter RHYL now face a fight for Dafabet Welsh Premier League survival after a thumping 5-0 defeat at Carmarthen Town. The Lilywhites lost their third game in a week at The Old Gold in one of their most disappointing performances of the campaign, and…

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Leicester out to halt demise against United

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Leicester out to halt demise against United

LONDON: Eight months after completing one of sport’s most remarkable triumphs of the underdog, Premier League champions Leicester City stand potentially one more bad result away from a place in the relegation zone.Such has been their rapid demise that defeat against Manchester United on Sunday, coupled with good weekends for relegation rivals Crystal Palace and…

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Matip continues comeback as Brewster shines on U23s debut

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Matip continues comeback as Brewster shines on U23s debut

The former Schalke centre-back, who made his comeback as a late substitute in the Reds’ 3-2 defeat to Swansea on Saturday, got an hour under his belt at Prenton Park. Matip hadn’t started for six weeks due to an ankle injury and his dispute with Cameroon over his availability, but he put that behind him…

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NON-LEAGUE FOOTBALL: It’s almost a fairytale return to action for Lee Clarke, but St Neots Town are beaten

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NON-LEAGUE FOOTBALL: It’s almost a fairytale return to action for Lee Clarke, but St Neots Town are beaten

Mark Plummer Lee Clarke almost salvaged a Southern League Premier Division point for St Neots Town in his first appearance of the season. The player-coach has been sidelined since suffering a ruptured Achilles in the final match of last term.But, after almost seven months out, he was sent on as a substitute yesterday as Saints…

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Champions Leicester slip to new low at Southampton

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Champions Leicester slip to new low at Southampton

REUTERS: – Champions Leicester City’s alarming slump continued with a 3-0 Premier League defeat at Southampton on Sunday that left them just five points off the drop zone and firmly embroiled in a relegation fight.First-half goals for James Ward-Prowse and Jay Rodriguez plus a late penalty by Dusan Tadic led the Saints to a comfortable…

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NON-LEAGUE FOOTBALL: It’s almost a fairytale return to action for Lee Clarke, but St Neots Town are beaten

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NON-LEAGUE FOOTBALL: It’s almost a fairytale return to action for Lee Clarke, but St Neots Town are beaten

Mark Plummer Lee Clarke almost salvaged a Southern League Premier Division point for St Neots Town in his first appearance of the season. The player-coach has been sidelined since suffering a ruptured Achilles in the final match of last term.But, after almost seven months out, he was sent on as a substitute yesterday as Saints…

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English Premier League: Wayne Rooney breaks Manchester United record, Tottenham hold Manchester City

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English Premier League: Wayne Rooney breaks Manchester United record, Tottenham hold Manchester City

Wayne Rooney became Manchester United’s all-time leading scorer as his last-ditch wonder goal rescued a 1-1 draw at Stoke, while Pep Guardiola’s problems mounted as Tottenham came from two down to force a 2-2 draw at Manchester City on Saturday. Rooney surpassed Bobby Charlton’s tally of 249 goals for United when he struck with a…

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English Premier League: Wayne Rooney breaks Manchester United record, Tottenham hold Manchester City

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English Premier League: Wayne Rooney breaks Manchester United record, Tottenham hold Manchester City

Wayne Rooney became Manchester United’s all-time leading scorer as his last-ditch wonder goal rescued a 1-1 draw at Stoke, while Pep Guardiola’s problems mounted as Tottenham came from two down to force a 2-2 draw at Manchester City on Saturday. Rooney surpassed Bobby Charlton’s tally of 249 goals for United when he struck with a…

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Guardiola blames missed chances, not referee for City draw

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Guardiola blames missed chances, not referee for City draw

LONDON: Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola disguised any feelings of injustice behind criticism of his side’s finishing after watching them waste a chance to make up ground at the top of the Premier League on Saturday.Guardiola must have been fuming inwardly after his side were denied a clear penalty when leading 2-1 against Tottenham Hotspur,…

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Army of Scouts from Premier League Elite Clubs Talent Spot at Barnsley vs Leeds United

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Army of Scouts from Premier League Elite Clubs Talent Spot at Barnsley vs Leeds United

Scouts were less concerned with the scoreline though and more focused on the talent on display, of which there was much. Talent spotters from Arsenal, Chelsea, Manchester City, Manchester United and Tottenham Hotspur were all in attendance, according to Sky Sports 1. Barnsley have developed a reputation in recent years for bringing through talents and…

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