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  • 1 day, 1 hour, 4 minutes ago

    Liverpool stars lead Player of the Year shortlist

    Luis Suarez is one of three Liverpool players nominated for the Professional Footballers’ Association’s player of the year award.

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  • 2 hours, 54 minutes ago

    Moyes hasn't been able to return to Goodison

    David Moyes admits he has been unable to go back to Goodison Park on scouting missions ever since he left Everton to join Manchester United.

  • 3 hours ago

    Poyet backing Mannone

    Sunderland head coach Gus Poyet is confident Vito Mannone has the mental strength to bounce back from his costly midweek howler at Chelsea.

  • 3 hours, 9 minutes ago

    Blues to assess Hazard fitness

    Eden Hazard must prove his fitness by returning to full training to feature in Chelsea’s Champions League semi-final first leg at Atletico Madrid on Tuesday, according to assistant coach Steve Holland.

  • 19 hours, 56 minutes ago

    Moyes 'getting ready for next year'

    David Moyes says he is making progress in his attempt to bring new players to Manchester United.

  • 1 day, 2 hours, 41 minutes ago

    Sturridge to miss Carrow Road trip

    Daniel Sturridge is likely to miss table-topping Liverpool’s trip to Norwich on Sunday.

  • 1 day, 2 hours, 52 minutes ago

    Martinez: Moyes will get warm welcome from Everton fans

    Roberto Martinez expects David Moyes to receive a warm welcome from Everton fans when he returns to Goodison Park for the first time as Manchester United manager on Sunday.

  • bale celebrates his goal on Wednesday.
    1 day, 5 hours, 35 minutes ago

    Record-breaking €100m Bale fee 'was not enough': Sherwood

    Tottenham got a world-record fee for Gareth Bale but head coach Tim Sherwood cannot help feeling they were short-changed.

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    1 day, 15 hours, 39 minutes ago

    Metatarsal blow for Neymar

    Barcelona forward Neymar has been ruled out for four weeks with a left foot injury, the club have confirmed.

  • 1 day, 21 hours, 13 minutes ago

    Fergie told Pulis to manage Palace

    Crystal Palace manager Tony Pulis has revealed Alex Ferguson was a key influence in his decision to take on the job at a time when he had considerable doubts about it himself.

  • 1 day, 23 hours, 53 minutes ago

    Poyet: Suarez will be pleased

    Sunderland boss Gus Poyet admitted his compatriot Luis Suarez would be delighted after the Black Cats’ 2-2 draw at Manchester City handed Liverpool a huge boost in their title charge.

  • 2 days, 1 hour, 1 minute ago

    Scary flares disrupt game in Greece

    There is a reason flares are banned from all football grounds and this is why.

  • 2 days, 1 hour, 17 minutes ago

    Inter want Dzeko and Torres

    Inter Milan president Erick Thohir has confirmed the Nerazzurri are looking to bring in a top striker this summer, with Manchester City’s Edin Dzeko and Chelsea’s Fernando Torres as their main targets.

  • 2 days, 5 hours, 31 minutes ago

    Pellegrini: Winning league will be 'tricky' now

    Manuel Pellegrini conceded that Manchester City's title hopes have suffered a serious blow after they were held to a 2-2 draw at home by bottom club Sunderland.

  • 2 days, 15 hours, 35 minutes ago

    Sensational Bale goal wins Real the Copa del Ray

    Barcelona 1 Real Madrid 2
    Gareth Bale scored the most important goal of his career to win the Copa del Rey for Real Madrid, netting the decisive goal against fierce rivals Barcelona in the final at the Mestalla.

  • 2 days, 15 hours, 37 minutes ago

    City suffer killer blow at Sunderland hands

    Manchester City 2 Sunderland 2
    Manchester City saw their title hopes effectively ended after being held to a home draw by the Barclays Premier League’s bottom club Sunderland.

  • 2 days, 15 hours, 45 minutes ago

    Everton setback at hands of Palace

    Everton 2 Crystal Palace 3
    Everton’s top-four hopes suffered a blow as they crashed to a surprise 3-2 defeat at Goodison Park against Crystal Palace, whose Barclays Premier League survival now appears assured.

  • 2 days, 19 hours, 32 minutes ago

    Reds hopeful over Sturridge fitness

    Title-chasing Liverpool are hopeful striker Daniel Sturridge will be fit for this weekend’s Barclays Premier League trip to Norwich.

  • 3 days, 19 minutes ago

    Duff eyeing summer move abroad

    Damien Duff will end his five-year association with Fulham this summer, with the winger contemplating a move to Australia or the United States before returning home to Ireland.

  • 3 days, 1 hour, 26 minutes ago

    Shilton: Hart lacks consistency

    Peter Shilton believes England goalkeeper Joe Hart is not yet one of the world’s elite, but has backed the Manchester City stopper to eventually reach the top bracket.

  • Vincent Kompany
    3 days, 4 hours, 48 minutes ago

    Pellegrini: No Kompany regrets

    Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini has no regrets about playing captain Vincent Kompany in Sunday’s potentially damaging loss at title rivals Liverpool.

  • Olivier Giroud
    3 days, 16 hours, 2 minutes ago

    Arsenal come from behind to reclaim fourth spot

    Arsenal 3 West Ham 1
    Olivier Giroud’s sublime finish and a double from Lukas Podolski gave FA Cup finalists Arsenal a 3-1 win over West Ham at the Emirates Stadium to move back up into the top four of the Premier League.

  • 3 days, 17 hours, 29 minutes ago

    VIDEO: Everton boss Martinez delivers poignant speech at Hillsborough memorial

    Everton manager Roberto Martinez today spoke at the Anfield memorial service marking 25 years since the Hillsborough disaster.

  • 3 days, 17 hours, 43 minutes ago

    Pirlo: I would have crawled to Barcelona on all fours

    Andrea Pirlo would have “crawled to Barcelona on all fours” to join Pep Guardiola’s all-conquering side in 2010.

  • 3 days, 22 hours, 33 minutes ago

    Pellegrini plays down FFP threat

    Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini insists he is not worried by the possibility of the club being sanctioned by UEFA for breaching financial fair play (FFP) rules.

  • 3 days, 22 hours, 30 minutes ago

    Thousands mark Hillsborough anniversary at Anfield

    Thousands of people have marked the 25th anniversary of the Hillsborough disaster at a memorial service in Anfield.

  • 4 days, 25 minutes ago

    Toure out for up to two weeks

    Manchester City midfielder Yaya Toure could be back in action within a fortnight, manager Manuel Pellegrini has suggested.

  • 4 days, 1 hour, 5 minutes ago

    Ireland signs new Stoke deal

    Midfielder Stephen Ireland has signed a three-year contract to remain at Stoke.

  • 4 days, 1 hour, 36 minutes ago

    Martinez laughs off Barkley to Liverpool rumours

    Everton boss Roberto Martinez laughed off speculation of a bid from Liverpool for midfielder Ross Barkley.

  • 4 days, 3 hours, 7 minutes ago

    Football fans display solidarity after bridge vandalism

    Following yesterday's vandalism of the Liam Whelan bridge, local football fans made clear how they felt.

  • 4 days, 4 hours, 6 minutes ago

    Zidane wanted to be France coach

    French Football Federation president Noel Le Graet claims he turned down an approach from Zinedine Zidane to succeed Laurent Blanc as national coach in 2012.

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    4 days, 16 hours, 2 minutes ago

    Bohs fans clean Munich Air Disaster graffiti on Liam Whelan memorial bridge

    Fans and officials of Bohemians took swift action today to clean and cover-up graffiti painted on the Liam Whelan memorial bridge near Cabra in Dublin.

  • 5 days, 4 hours, 7 minutes ago

    VIDEO: Atletico's star striker 'happy and well' after colliding with a post

    Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone has allayed fears over the severity of the injury suffered by striker Diego Costa in yesterday’s 2-0 derby victory at Getafe, which moved Los Rojiblancos a step closer to the Primera Division title.

  • 5 days, 6 hours, 25 minutes ago

    Rodgers: We need to keep fighting

    Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers is trying to keep things on an even keel despite victory over rivals Manchester City edging the Reds closer to a long-awaited title.

  • 5 days, 18 hours, 51 minutes ago

    Hull make history in eight-goal thriller

    Hull reached the FA Cup final for the first time in their history after a thrilling 5-3 win over Sheffield United at Wembley.

  • 5 days, 18 hours, 55 minutes ago

    Ba strikes again as Chelsea maintain title push

    Demba Ba struck another priceless goal following his Champions League heroics to keep Chelsea firmly in the Premier League title race.

  • 5 days, 21 hours, 46 minutes ago

    Liverpool take massive step towards title

    Liverpool 3 Manchester City 2
    Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard cried tears of joy as his team moved a step closer to a first league title in 24 years with a thrilling 3-2 win over championship rivals Manchester City at Anfield.

  • 6 days, 43 minutes ago

    Kompany starts in title showdown

    Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany was declared fit to start against Liverpool at Anfield after his injury scare in training.

  • 6 days, 2 hours, 13 minutes ago

    Classy touch from Man City ahead of game with Liverpool

    Ahead of one of the biggest games in Premier League history Manchester City have made a gesture of pure class towards theeir opponents today.

  • 6 days, 17 hours, 32 minutes ago

    Fabianski repays Wenger faith as Arsenal win penalty shootout

    Stand-in goalkeeper Lukasz Fabianski was the hero as his two saves in a penalty shoot-out helped Arsenal beat holders Wigan at Wembley to reach their first FA Cup final since 2005.

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