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  • Apr 19, 2015
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Leicester City embark on great escape act in Premier League

Leicester City claimed a third successive English Premier League victory and boosted their relegation great escape act after a 2-0 home win against Swansea City on Saturday.

19 Apr 2015 - 1:18am
Liverpool's Steven Gerrard eyes one more bid for FA Cup glory

Steven Gerrard is gunning to lead Liverpool against fellow Premier League side Aston Villa in an FA Cup semi-final at London's Wembley Stadium on Sunday.

19 Apr 2015 - 1:15am
Liverpool's Steven Gerrard eyes one more bid for FA Cup glory

Rafa Benitez worked his European magic again on Thursday as a rampant Napoli produced a superb display to beat VfL Wolfsburg 4-1 in Germany in the first leg of their Europa League quarter-final

17 Apr 2015 - 11:32am
Liverpool's Steven Gerrard eyes one more bid for FA Cup glory

Hopes of a suspenseful conclusion to the Premier League title race rest this weekend on Manchester United, who take their six-game winning streak to champions-elect Chelsea on Saturday

17 Apr 2015 - 10:42am
Liverpool's Steven Gerrard eyes one more bid for FA Cup glory

Hailed as "the father of football" and compared to Jesus Christ and Nelson Mandela, Fifa chief Sepp Blatter got backing from across Caribbean and Central American countries at the Concacaf...

17 Apr 2015 - 10:37am
Cultural revolution in France as Hong Kong-listed firm buys Peugeot’s historic soccer club

The sale of historic French football club FC Sochaux by carmaker Peugeot to a Hong Kong-listed company has sparked a cultural revolution in the grey industrial bastion

17 Apr 2015 - 10:20am

Barcelona coach Luis Enrique admitted he could scarcely have hoped for a better performance after his side blew away Paris Saint-Germain with a 3-1 victory in the first leg of their Champions...

16 Apr 2015 - 9:30am


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16 Apr 2015 - 8:56am

Monaco striker Dimitar Berbatov insisted their Champions League campaign is far from over despite the visitors succumbing to a controversial 1-0 defeat at Juventus in the first leg of their...

15 Apr 2015 - 10:02am

Atletico Madrid’s Mario Suarez and Miranda could find themselves in hot water after seemingly making an offensive remarks against Serbian referee Milorad Mazic

15 Apr 2015 - 9:50am

Diminished by injuries and suspensions, Paris Saint-Germain renew hostilities with Barcelona as the sides clash at the Parc des Princes in the first leg of their Champions League quarter-final.

14 Apr 2015 - 11:57pm

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers admitted he will talk to Raheem Sterling about his responsibilities as a professional footballer after a video emerged of the player apparently inhaling nitrous...

14 Apr 2015 - 6:29pm

Jose Mourinho believes Chelsea’s gritty 1-0 win at QPR had all the hallmarks of champions-elect.

Mourinho’s side moved seven points clear at the top of the Premier League after Cesc...

13 Apr 2015 - 9:14am

Atletico Madrid striker Fernando Torres believes coach Diego Simeone is key to their success as they seek revenge against Real Madrid in the Champions League quarter-final first leg, while...

13 Apr 2015 - 10:31pm

Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini said he could not explain his team’s disintegration after seeing them blown away 4-2 by Manchester United in the Premier League on Sunday.

13 Apr 2015 - 8:53am

Chelsea's grinding 1-0 victory against relegation-threatened Queens Park Rangers yesterday felt like a final according to manager Jose Mourinho whose side cleared another hurdle in their bid for a...

13 Apr 2015 - 9:03am

Arsene Wenger has said his Arsenal side need a “perfect run” to have any chance of catching Premier League leaders Chelsea

12 Apr 2015 - 12:37pm

Tim Sherwood has insisted there is more to come from striker Christian Benteke after his Aston Villa side took a giant step towards Premier League survival with a 1-0 win victory away to Tottenham...

12 Apr 2015 - 12:26pm

Christian Benteke gave Tim Sherwood a winning return to Tottenham Hotspur as Aston Villa moved further away from the English Premier League relegation zone with a vital 1-0 win on Saturday.

12 Apr 2015 - 1:23am

For years, Manchester United fans were accustomed to the sight of their team lording it over their "noisy neighbours". It was the same for neutrals. We all knew the world was working because the...

11 Apr 2015 - 12:23am

Manchester United have jumped ahead of City for the first time since the Sir Alex Ferguson era and Sunday's derby could see another shift in the balance of power as well as in the race for...

11 Apr 2015 - 12:25am

Cristiano Ronaldo scoerd his 300th goal for Real Madrid in a laboured 2-0 La Liga victory at neighbours Rayo Vallecano on Wednesday that kept the gap on leaders Barcelona down to four points

9 Apr 2015 - 11:01am

Philippe Coutinho produced a moment of magic to earn Liverpool a much-needed 1-0 victory at second-tier Blackburn Rovers in their FA Cup quarter-final replay on Wednesday

9 Apr 2015 - 9:33am

Christian Benteke scored a potentially priceless hat-trick as Aston Villa avoided slipping into the Premier League relegation zone by drawing 3-3 at home to Queens Park Rangers on Tuesday.

8 Apr 2015 - 10:31am

Manuel Pellegrini refused to write off Manchester City’s fading bid to retain the Premier League title despite a 2-1 defeat at Crystal Palace that left them nine points adrift of leaders Chelsea...

7 Apr 2015 - 9:34am

Dick Advocaat thinks Jermain Defoe’s wonder-strike in the Wear-Tyne derby could give Sunderland the perfect boost to keep Premier League football at the Stadium of Light next season.

7 Apr 2015 - 8:55am

Tottenham Hotspur’s Champions League soccer ambitions faded further on Sunday after they were held to a torpid 0-0 draw at struggling Burnley in the English Premier League.

6 Apr 2015 - 12:30am

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