Tag: Premier League

Guardiola ‘congratulates’ Liverpool on winning the Premier League

Pep Guardiola has jokingly ‘congratulated’ rivals Liverpool on winning the Premier League after Manchester City’s loss at Norwich. Guardiola suggested that Jurgen Klopp’s side have already won the league after City fell at Carrow Road, with Liverpool now five points clear after beating Newcastle. But the Spaniard quickly reverted back to form – insisting

Premier League Team of the Weekend: Matchweek 2

Goalkeeper Aaron Ramsdale (Bournemouth) Ramsdale has made a solid start to his Premier League career, hasn’t he? The 21-year-old has surprisingly started both of Bournemouth’s games this season and impressed again with six saves at Villa Park. Defence Çağlar Söyüncü (Leicester) Composed, strong, quick. Söyüncü put in a fine performance

Bernardo Silva the best in the Premier League – Guardiola

Pep Guardiola has hailed the influence of Manchester City’s attacking midfielder Bernardo Silva, describing him as the best player in the Premier League. City forward Raheem Sterling picked up the Football Writers’ Association Footballer of the Year award, with Liverpool’s Virgil van Dijk claiming the PFA Players’ Player of the Year trophy. Silva

Premier League clubs against Champions League revamp plans

The Premier League has released a statement claiming all 20 clubs are unanimously against proposed changes to the Champions League. Plans for an expansion of the group stage, potentially from six to 14 games, leading to fixtures being staged at weekends, have been discussed by the European Club Association (ECA). It

Premier League has world’s worst referees, fumes Warnock

Neil Warnock claimed Premier League officials are “probably the worst” in the world after Cardiff City controversially lost 2-1 at home to Chelsea. Cardiff led thanks to Victor Camarasa’s strike early in the second half on Sunday, with Warnock’s men on track for a huge three points in their bid to avoid

We don’t play PlayStation – Klopp says Liverpool couldn’t have attacked more

Jurgen Klopp rejected a suggestion Liverpool did not push hard enough to try and win their Merseyside derby at rivals Everton. Liverpool were held to their third goalless draw in their last four matches in all competitions at Goodison Park on Sunday, meaning Manchester City are a point clear at the

Guardiola: Wigan a warning to Manchester City for Newport trip

Pep Guardiola believes Manchester City’s FA Cup defeat to Wigan Athletic last season serves as a warning ahead of Saturday’s fifth-round trip to Newport County. City won the Premier League and EFL Cup last term but missed out on a shot at an unprecedented domestic treble when Fabian Delph was

Ashley Young signs one-year Man Utd contract extension

Manchester United defender Ashley Young has signed a new one-year contract extension, the club has announced on Monday afternoon. The 33-year-old’s original deal was due to expire at the end of the current season, but he will now remain at Old Trafford until at least 2020. Ashley Young has played a