Wednesday, Oct 01, 2014



Full coverage of the English Premier League 2014.

The Week in EPL: Chelsea remain on top, Dzeko rescues Manchester City

Typical home win for Chelsea as they scored an early goal; dictated the rest of the game.

Phil Jagielka leads Everton’s escape in Mersyside derby against Liverpool

Liverpool were stunned, and it was Everton’s fans who were celebrating at the end of the riveting encounter.

Brazil flair in Chelsea forward march
September 28, 2014

Edin Dzeko scored twice for Manchester City in a 4-2 victory at Hull City after they had thrown away a two-goal lead.

Chelsea continue domination, Manchester United hold on to win, Liverpool draw

Dzeko scored twice for Man City in a 4-2 victory at Hull after they had thrown away a two-goal lead.

I am nobody to stop Diego Costa: Jose Mourinho
September 27, 2014

After injuring his hamstring on Sept. 4 Diego Costa is struggling to play more than one match a week.

Chelsea edge past Bolton; Tottenham, Liverpool win in League Cup
September 25, 2014

Oscar secured Chelsea’s victory in the second half after Kurt Zouma’s debut goal was canceled out by Bolton.

Arsenal’s Mathieu Debuchy out for three months with ankle injury
September 22, 2014

He suffered the injury after falling awkwardly when Arsenal drew 2-2 with Manchester City on Sept. 13.

The Week in EPL: Manchester United, Liverpool reveal defensive frailties; Ozil proves critics wrong

With the weekends fixtures now complete, a look at the major talking points from the weekend.

Leicester: Manchester United’s Theatre of Nightmares

Leading 3-1 well into second half, Van Gaal’s side concede four goals in 20 minutes to new-promoted side to lose 5-3.

Manchester United squander two-goal lead, lose 3-5 to Leicester City
September 21, 2014

Manchester United led 2-0 and 3-1 during the game but finished with 10 men after Tyler Blackett was sent off.

Arsenal trounce Aston Villa; Liverpool stumble

Last season’s runners-up Liverpool slipped to defeat against West Ham after conceding two goals in first seven minutes.

Mesut Ozil, Danny Welbeck hand Arsenal comfortable win over Aston Villa
September 20, 2014

Arsenal produced the perfect response to a week of criticism over their performance in Dortmund.

When you have a result of 4-0, then you can be happy as a coach: Louis van Gaal
September 15, 2014

It certainly felt like a new start after months of misery for United who enjoyed a trophy-laden 20-year spell under Fergie.

David Moyes’ innovations mostly led to negativity and confusion: Rio Ferdinand

Former United captain Ferdinand, accused the manager of having the ‘mentality of a smaller club.’

Manchester United’s new ray of hope and Chelsea’s goal machine

Manchester, Southampton and Chelsea got off to a good start after the EPL resumed post the Int’l break

New signings bring old times at Old Trafford
September 14, 2014

Man Utd beat QPR 4-0 to end winless run; Di Maria, Herrerra, Mata and Rooney score one goal each.

It’s not normal, says Jose Mourinho of Diego Costa’s exploits

Mourinho said that since he arrived for at Chelsea he constructed a side that needs a “certain type of striker”.

Diego Costa puts Chelsea on top; Manchester City snatch a point after thrilling draw
September 13, 2014

Costa made sure Chelsea recovered from Terry’s own goal to guide Chelsea to a 4-2 win and top EPL table.

After break, Manchester United look for revival; Arsenal await Manchester City
September 11, 2014

All you wanted to know about the upcoming games in the Premier League after the international break.

Daniel Sturridge injury could have been prevented: Brendan Rodgers

FA must do more to protect international players from injury, Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers said on Thursday.

Manchester United shaky despite Falcao boost
September 3, 2014

20-time EPL champions bolster attack in transfer window but backline blues remain.

The week in EPL: Liverpool bounce back, Manchester United still in red
September 1, 2014

With EPL matches before the international break over, takes a look at talking points from EPL.

Diego Costa must respect opponents: Everton boss

Costa has been impressive in firing Chelsea to the top of the table after scoring four goals in his first three games.

Liverpool hits, Mario Balotelli misses

Brendan Rodgers celebrates his 100th match as Reds manager with a comfortable win against Tottenham.

Classy Liverpool beat Tottenham, Aston Villa maintain winning form
August 31, 2014

Sterling, Gerrard & Moreno were on target as Liverpool bounced back from Monday’s loss to Manchester City.

City lights turn red, Chelsea go on rampage

Di Maria made his first start for United after his British-record move from Real Madrid for £59.7 million.

Burnley frustrate Manchester United; Stoke City stun Manchester City
August 30, 2014

New signing Di Maria showed flashes of his talent, but United still looked short of attacking ideas.

Premier League awaits Angel Di Maria’s Manchester United premiere

Man Utd acquired Argentine winger di Maria from Real Madrid for a British-record £59.7 million ($99 million).

The week in EPL: Jose Mourinho’s special touch and Tottenham Hotspur’s surge
August 27, 2014

Summer acquisitions, Costa and Fabregas, have already begun repaying the transfer fee splashed out by Mourinho.

Odds against Louis van Gaal leaving Manchester United

British bookmakers reacted to United’s humiliating 4-0 by slashing the odds on Van Gaal leaving club.

Manchester United sign Angel Di Maria for a British record fee

Man Utd signed Di Maria for a British record fee of 59.7 million pounds ($98.77 million) for 5-years.

It’s a rout! Clinical Manchester City humble Liverpool
August 26, 2014

City send out an ominous warning to those with designs on their Premier League crown, routing Liverpool 3-1.

Manchester United agree record transfer fee of 59.7 million pounds for Angel di Maria

Di Maria’s signing would provide a boost for Louis van Gaal-coached Manchester United.

Liverpool add bite with Mario Balotelli

The Italy international has all the natural attributes you could wish for in a centre forward.

Despite Chelsea absence Fernando Torres in Jose Mourinho’s plans
August 25, 2014

Torres could not even command a place on the bench as Costa was scoring on his Stamford Bridge debut.

One point, none proven: Louis van Gaal yet to win with Manchester United

Manchester United’s opening-day loss was followed by a 1-1 draw at Sunderland in the Premier League on Sunday.


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