Friday, Oct 24, 2014

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Full coverage of the English Premier League 2014.

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Diego Costa might play against Manchester United: Jose Mourinho

Diego Costa, Ramires and John Mikel Obi could all return to the Chelsea squad for their Premier League clash.

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Blind strike nicks a point for Manchester United

A draw for United keeps them sixth in the table with 12 points from eight games.

The Week in EPL: Manchester United, Arsenal drop points; Sergio Aguero sinks Tottenham
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October 21, 2014

With the weekend fixtures complete, indianexpress.com takes a look at major talking points from the weekend.

Daley Blind rescues Manchester United
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A draw for United keeps them sixth with 12 points from eight games, while West Brom move up to 14th with nine points.

Sunderland keeper offers fans refund after Saints thrashing
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Wigan’s players offered to refund the price of the match ticket to travelling fans when they lost 9-1 to Tottenham.

Liverpool are missing Luis Suarez: Brendan Rodgers
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October 20, 2014

Liverpool face a difficult task in Champions League group B as they take on an in-form Real Madrid team.

English Premier League: Two own goals take Liverpool to fifth spot
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Liverpool scored a stunning 3-2 win over QPR with four of the five goals coming in last 7 minutes.

Liverpool win five-goal thriller against Queens Park Rangers
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October 19, 2014

Four of the five goals came in the last seven mins and capped of what was a nerve-wrecking match at Loftus Road.

Great at 8: Saints thump Sunderland, Chelsea maintain dominance
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Fabregas scored his first league goal for Chelsea after Oscar’s free kick had given them an early lead.

Sergio Aguero leads Manchester City to 4-1 rout of Tottenham Hotspurs
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October 18, 2014

Midfielder Frank Lampard was carried off on a stretcher in the first half with an apparent left thigh injury.

Tottenham Hotspur won’t be pushovers, says Manuel Pellegrini
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Champions Man City hammered Spurs by an aggregate of 11-1 over the two league encounters last season.

I’m looking for balance in the team, says Louis van Gaal
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October 17, 2014

Van Gaal will be desperate to settle his side, having used 30 different players in the league already.

I’ve been surprised at Liverpool, says Mario Balotelli
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Italian striker Balotelli admitted that he is struggling to cope with Manager Rodger’s tactics at Anfiled.

At 19, a ‘tired’ Raheem Sterling stokes burnout debate
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People sneer how a teenager can be tired playing twice a week for a salary that many would die for.

Alex Ferguson backs Louis Van Gaal’s overhaul at Manchester United
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October 15, 2014

Van Gaal, who took over at United in July, spent around £150 million ($238.8 million) to bring in six new players.

EPL’s overseas matches plan may not get UEFA’s nod
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October 10, 2014

UEFA would only have direct jurisdiction over games being played outside of England.

Nearly a decade after Manchester United exit, Roy Keane lets it rip
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October 8, 2014

Former Manchester United player Roy Keane shared a strained relationship with manger Alex Ferguson.

Thibaut Courtois head injury not serious, say Chelsea
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October 7, 2014

The Premier League introduced new regulations to deal with head injuries following an incident last season with Hugo Lloris.

Chelsea get better of Arsenal, again
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October 6, 2014

Blues win 2-0, extend unbeaten record over London rivals to 12 games under Mourinho; Man U jump to 4th.

Jose Mourinho, Chelsea have the last laugh
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October 5, 2014

Mourinho is yet to taste defeat when up against Wenger, winning seven and drawing five of their clashes.

Radamel Falcao, David De Gea save Manchester United from fall
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De Gea was decisive throughout, denying Leon Osman and Oviedo after stopping Baines’ penalty kick.

Liverpool still have a long way to go, says Brendan Rodgers
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After a not-so-successful start to the season, the manager has made his views public on Saturday.

Liverpool finally open their account
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Lallana’s first Liverpool goal was cancelled out by a controversial Saido Berahino penalty.

Late strikes hand Manchester City crucial win, Liverpool open account
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Liverpool grinded out a hard-fought 2-1 victory over West Bromwich Albion at Anfield.

Mario Balotelli needs to score soon, says Brendan Rodgers
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October 4, 2014

Balotelli did not touch the ball in the opposition penalty area against Basel in the recent Champions League match.

Arsenal look for revenge against Chelsea; Liverpool want Mario Balotelli to pull up his socks
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October 3, 2014

The temperamental striker Balotelli is yet to impress in Liverpool colours after his high-profile transfer from Milan.

The Week in EPL: Chelsea remain on top, Dzeko rescues Manchester City
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September 29, 2014

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
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September 28, 2014

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

Leicester: Manchester United’s Theatre of Nightmares
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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
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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.