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Jermain Defoe's pair of penalties help Sunderland hold Liverpool

Jermain Defoe's pair of penalties help Sunderland hold Liverpool

Jermain Defoe denied Liverpool a fifth successive Premier League victory with a penalty double as Sadio Mane went from hero to villain at Sunderland.

Middlesbrough goal woes continue in draw with Leicester

Middlesbrough goal woes continue in draw with Leicester

Gaston Ramirez lashed a late chance wide to serve up a timely reminder of Middlesbrough's need for attacking reinforcements in an eminently forgettable goalless draw with Leicester at the Riverside Stadium.

Giroud 'scorpion' stunner as Arsenal win

Giroud 'scorpion' stunner as Arsenal win

Arsenal striker Olivier Giroud scored a stunning 'scorpion' goal as the Gunners beat Crystal Palace at a rainy Emirates Stadium to move back above North London rivals Tottenham and into third place.

Tottenham go fourth in table after easy victory at Watford

Tottenham go fourth in table after easy victory at Watford

Tottenham produced a dominant display to cruise to victory at Watford and move ahead of North London rivals Arsenal -- temporarily at least -- and Manchester City in the Premier League table.

Hal Robson-Kanu fires West Brom past Southampton

Hal Robson-Kanu fires West Brom past Southampton

Hal Robson-Kanu fired his first goal of the season as West Brom clinched a 2-1 Premier League win over 10-man Southampton at St Mary's.

Islam Slimani nets winner as Leicester beat West Ham

Islam Slimani nets winner as Leicester beat West Ham

Islam Slimani eased any growing relegation pressure at Leicester as the champions held on to beat West Ham 1-0.

Man United seal dramatic win over Middlesbrough

Man United seal dramatic win over Middlesbrough

Anthony Martial and Paul Pogba struck in the closing minutes to hand Manchester United a deserved three points against Middlesbrough at Old Trafford.

Chelsea make it 13 wins on the spin after thriller against Stoke

Chelsea make it 13 wins on the spin after thriller against Stoke

Willian scored twice as Chelsea held off valiant Stoke for a Premier League record 13th successive win in a single season.

Liverpool's early goal holds up to secure win over Man City

Liverpool's early goal holds up to secure win over Man City

Jurgen Klopp won the battle of managerial masterminds at Anfield as Liverpool's 1-0 victory put a dent in Manchester City's title aspirations.

Liverpool overpower Stoke 4-1 after early scare

Liverpool overpower Stoke 4-1 after early scare

Liverpool warmed up for their mouthwatering clash against top-four rivals Manchester City later this week with a confident 4-1 win over Stoke.

Manchester City win at Hull to move up to second place

Manchester City win at Hull to move up to second place

Three goals in the final 18 minutes saw Manchester City climb to second in the Premier League table courtesy of a laboured 3-0 win at Hull.

Kevin Mirallas, Romelu Lukaku help Everton secure rare away win

Kevin Mirallas, Romelu Lukaku help Everton secure rare away win

Kevin Mirallas and Romelu Lukaku struck to sink Leicester and hand Everton their first away win since September.

Man United beat Sunderland in David Moyes' return to Old Trafford

Man United beat Sunderland in David Moyes' return to Old Trafford

Henrikh Mkhitaryan's moment of magic capped a comprehensive 3-1 Manchester United win and chastening Old Trafford return for Sunderland manager David Moyes.

Chelsea beat Bournemouth to set club record for Premier League wins

Chelsea beat Bournemouth to set club record for Premier League wins

Chelsea set a new club record of 12 straight Premier League wins and extended their lead at the top of the table with a 3-0 victory over Bournemouth at Stamford Bridge on Monday.

Olivier Giroud clinches late win for Arsenal against West Brom

Olivier Giroud clinches late win for Arsenal against West Brom

Olivier Giroud marked his first Premier League start of the season by heading home a late winner as Arsenal eked out a 1-0 victory over a resolute West Brom.

Sadio Mane's late goal gives Liverpool derby win at Everton

Sadio Mane's late goal gives Liverpool derby win at Everton

Striker Daniel Sturridge came off the bench to play a pivotal part in Liverpool snatching a winner in the fifth minute of added time of the 227th Merseyside derby.

Manchester City fight back to see off Arsenal and go second

Manchester City fight back to see off Arsenal and go second

Manchester City recovered from an early Arsenal goal to produce a dominant second-half display and record a 2-1 win that moves them up to second place in the Premier League table.

Danny Rose winner completes Tottenham comeback against Burnley

Danny Rose winner completes Tottenham comeback against Burnley

Danny Rose broke Burnley hearts with a second-half winner as Tottenham snatched a 2-1 victory and moved to within a point of the Premier League's top four.

Zlatan Ibrahimovic bags brace as Manchester United win at West Brom

Zlatan Ibrahimovic bags brace as Manchester United win at West Brom

Manchester United moved level on points with fifth-placed Tottenham Hotspur, for 24 hours at least, after beating West Bromwich Albion 2-0 at The Hawthorns.

Ten-man Leicester dig deep to earn unlikely draw against Stoke

Ten-man Leicester dig deep to earn unlikely draw against Stoke

Ten-man Leicester City rallied against the odds to overcome Jamie Vardy's 28th-minute dismissal and a two-goal deficit to draw 2-2 at Stoke City.

Chelsea beat Crystal Palace to go nine points clear at top of table

Chelsea beat Crystal Palace to go nine points clear at top of table

Chelsea extended their lead at the top of the Premier League to nine points, for at least a day, with a 1-0 win against Crystal Palace at Selhurst Park as Diego Costa scored his 50th goal for the club.

Zlatan Ibrahimovic's late goal gives Man United win at Crystal Palace

Zlatan Ibrahimovic's late goal gives Man United win at Crystal Palace

Zlatan Ibrahimovic struck a late winner as Manchester United secured victory at Crystal Palace after once again threatening to drop points from a winning position.

Liverpool ease past Middlesbrough with goals from Lallana and Origi

Liverpool ease past Middlesbrough with goals from Lallana and Origi

Jurgen Klopp's decision to drop goalkeeper Loris Karius was vindicated on a night when the brilliance of Adam Lallana swept Liverpool to a 3-0 win over Middlesbrough at the Riverside Stadium.

Christian Eriksen bags two as Tottenham see off Hull

Christian Eriksen bags two as Tottenham see off Hull

Christian Eriksen laid on an attacking masterclass by scoring twice and setting up another as Tottenham cruised to a 3-0 victory over struggling Hull.

Zabaleta and Silva score as Manchester City see off Watford

Zabaleta and Silva score as Manchester City see off Watford

Pablo Zabaleta's first goal for two years and a late David Silva strike fired Manchester City to a much-needed -- but unconvincing -- 2-0 win over Watford.

Chelsea edge Sunderland for 10th straight Premier League win

Chelsea edge Sunderland for 10th straight Premier League win

Cesc Fabregas' first Premier League goal of the season handed Chelsea victory at Sunderland and sent them six points clear at the top of the table.

Ashley Williams scores late winner as Everton down Arsenal

Ashley Williams scores late winner as Everton down Arsenal

Ashley Williams scored a late winner for Everton as they came from behind to win 2-1 and inflict a first Premier League defeat on Arsenal since the opening day of the season.

Bournemouth beat Leicester City with Marc Pugh winner

Bournemouth beat Leicester City with Marc Pugh winner

Marc Pugh capped his first start of the season with a smart strike as Bournemouth outclassed Leicester 1-0 on the south coast.

Liverpool frustrated as West Ham earn Anfield draw

Liverpool frustrated as West Ham earn Anfield draw

Liverpool lost ground on leaders Chelsea as they were held to a 2-2 draw by struggling West Ham United at Anfield.

Manchester United close gap to fifth with scrappy victory against Spurs

Manchester United close gap to fifth with scrappy victory against Spurs

Manchester United closed the gap on fifth place to three points thanks to a scrappy 1-0 win against Tottenham Hotspur at Old Trafford on Sunday.

Kevin De Bruyne suffers knee injury at Manchester City training
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Kevin De Bruyne suffers knee injury at Manchester City training

Manchester City midfielder Kevin De Bruyne is facing a spell on the sidelines after injuring his right knee in training on Wednesday.

Man City's Raheem Sterling, Bernardo Silva spoil Unai Emery's Premier League debut
Arsenal 0 - 2 Manchester City

Man City's Raheem Sterling, Bernardo Silva spoil Unai Emery's Premier League debut

Manchester City, who romped to Premier League success by 19 points last season, began the defence of their title with a 2-0 win away against Arsenal and new manager Unai Emery on Sunday.

Liverpool's Sadio Mane scores brace in opening win vs. West Ham
Liverpool 4 - 0 West Ham

Liverpool's Sadio Mane scores brace in opening win vs. West Ham

Sadio Mane had two goals for the first time since February 2017 and Mohamed Salah also scored as Liverpool opened their Premier League season with a 4-0 victory over West Ham United at Anfield.

Richarlison bags brace but Wolves salvage late draw vs. Everton
Wolverhampton Wanderers 2 - 2 Everton

Richarlison bags brace but Wolves salvage late draw vs. Everton

Richarlison scored twice in his first Premier League appearance for 10-man Everton, but a late goal from Raul Jimenez helped Wolverhampton Wanderers salvage a 2-2 draw at the Molineux Stadium.

Chelsea's Maurizio Sarri gets winning start at Huddersfield
Huddersfield 0 - 3 Chelsea

Chelsea's Maurizio Sarri gets winning start at Huddersfield

Chelsea manager Maurizio Sarri made a winning start to life in the Premier League as his team enjoyed a 3-0 win over Huddersfield Town at the John Smith's Stadium on Saturday.

Tottenham's Jan Vertonghen, Dele Alli strike in opening win at Newcastle
Newcastle 1 - 2 Tottenham

Tottenham's Jan Vertonghen, Dele Alli strike in opening win at Newcastle

Jan Vertonghen and Dele Alli scored first-half goals as Tottenham Hotspur opened their Premier League season with a 2-1 victory over Newcastle United at St James' Park.

Manchester United open Premier League season with win against Leicester
Manchester United 2 - 1 Leicester

Manchester United open Premier League season with win against Leicester

Paul Pogba and Luke Shaw scored as Manchester City beat Leicester City 2-1 to open the 2018-19 Premier League season at Old Trafford on Friday night.

Leicester City striker Jamie Vardy signs new four-year contract
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Leicester City striker Jamie Vardy signs new four-year contract

Leicester City striker Jamie Vardy has signalled his intention to see out his career with the Foxes as he signed a new contract until June 2022.

Kepa Arrizabalaga pays €80m release clause ahead of Chelsea move
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Kepa Arrizabalaga pays €80m release clause ahead of Chelsea move

Athletic Bilbao have confirmed that Kepa Arrizabalaga has paid the €80 million buyout clause in his contract as he edges closer to completing a move to Chelsea.

Mateo Kovacic to join Chelsea on season-long loan from Real Madrid
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Mateo Kovacic to join Chelsea on season-long loan from Real Madrid

Real Madrid midfielder Mateo Kovacic will join Chelsea on a season-long loan deal as part of the deal that sees goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois move to Real in a permanent deal.

Sergio Aguero hits double as Manchester City win Community Shield against Chelsea
Chelsea 0 - 2 Manchester City

Sergio Aguero hits double as Manchester City win Community Shield against Chelsea

Two goals from Sergio Aguero -- his 200th and 201st for the club -- proved decisive as Manchester City easily saw off FA Cup winners Chelsea 2-0 to win the Community Shield at Wembley.

Liverpool seal deal for Alisson in world-record goalkeeper transfer
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Liverpool seal deal for Alisson in world-record goalkeeper transfer

Liverpool have completed the signing of Alisson on a six-year contract after agreeing with Roma on a world-record transfer for a goalkeeper.

Chelsea complete signing of Jorginho from Napoli on five-year deal
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Chelsea complete signing of Jorginho from Napoli on five-year deal

Chelsea have completed the signing of Jorginho, beating Manchester City to the signature of the former Napoli midfielder.

Chelsea appoint Maurizio Sarri as coach to replace Antonio Conte
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Chelsea appoint Maurizio Sarri as coach to replace Antonio Conte

Chelsea completed the long-expected hiring of Maurizio Sarri as their new manager on Saturday, appointing him after parting ways with Antonio Conte.

Chelsea sack Antonio Conte as Maurizio Sarri appointment looms
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Chelsea sack Antonio Conte as Maurizio Sarri appointment looms

Chelsea have sacked coach Antonio Conte, paving the way for Maurizio Sarri to take over.

Manchester City sign Riyad Mahrez from Leicester City in club-record deal
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Manchester City sign Riyad Mahrez from Leicester City in club-record deal

Manchester City have completed the signing of attacking midfielder Riyad Mahrez from Leicester City, the clubs announced on Tuesday.

Naby Keita joins Liverpool, takes Steven Gerrard's No. 8 shirt
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Naby Keita joins Liverpool, takes Steven Gerrard's No. 8 shirt

Liverpool have announced that new signing Naby Keita will be given the No. 8 shirt last worn by former captain Steven Gerrard.

Manchester United agree deal to land Fred from Shakhtar Donetsk
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Manchester United agree deal to land Fred from Shakhtar Donetsk

Manchester United have reached an agreement with Shakhtar Donetsk for the transfer of Brazil international midfielder Fred, the Premier League club confirmed on Tuesday.

Stephan Lichtsteiner joins Arsenal on free transfer
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Stephan Lichtsteiner joins Arsenal on free transfer

Stephan Lichtsteiner has become Unai Emery's first signing for Arsenal after joining the Premier League side on a free transfer from Juventus.

Frank Lampard named Derby County manager on three-year deal
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Frank Lampard named Derby County manager on three-year deal

Frank Lampard has been appointed the new manager of Derby County on a three-year contract, with former Chelsea academy coach Jody Morris as his assistant.

Liverpool agree deal to sign midfielder Fabinho from Monaco
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Liverpool agree deal to sign midfielder Fabinho from Monaco

Liverpool have announced a deal to sign Brazilian midfielder Fabinho from Monaco.

Arsenal appoint Unai Emery as head coach to replace Arsene Wenger
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Arsenal appoint Unai Emery as head coach to replace Arsene Wenger

Arsenal have hired former Paris Saint-Germain manager Unai Emery to take them into a new era following Arsene Wenger's departure, with sources telling that he has signed a three-year contract.

Eden Hazard's first-half penalty hands Chelsea FA Cup win over Man United
Chelsea 1 - 0 Man United

Eden Hazard's first-half penalty hands Chelsea FA Cup win over Man United

Eden Hazard fired Chelsea to FA Cup glory against Manchester United as Antonio Conte's expected farewell ended with a memorable triumph against old foe Jose Mourinho.

Michael Carrick signs off with a win as Manchester United sink Watford
Manchester United 1 - 0 Watford

Michael Carrick signs off with a win as Manchester United sink Watford

Michael Carrick bade farewell to Old Trafford by helping set up the goal that delivered a 1-0 win for Manchester United over Watford.

Man City land 100 points as late Gabriel Jesus goal beats Southampton
Southampton 0 - 1 Man City

Man City land 100 points as late Gabriel Jesus goal beats Southampton

Champions Manchester City became the first club to amass 100 Premier League points after Gabriel Jesus scored a dramatic stoppage-time winner at Southampton.

Tottenham hit back to edge nine-goal thriller as Harry Kane nets twice
Tottenham 5 - 4 Leicester

Tottenham hit back to edge nine-goal thriller as Harry Kane nets twice

Tottenham said goodbye to Wembley in style as they came from behind to beat Leicester 5-4 in a thrilling final-day Premier League encounter.

Chelsea's Champions League hopes ended as Ayoze Perez leads Newcastle to victory
Newcastle 3 - 0 Chelsea

Chelsea's Champions League hopes ended as Ayoze Perez leads Newcastle to victory

Ayoze Perez struck twice to end Chelsea's faint hopes of Champions League qualification as Newcastle secured a top-10 finish on their return to the Premier League.

Mohamed Salah strikes as Liverpool ease into top four with win over Brighton
Liverpool 4 - 0 Brighton

Mohamed Salah strikes as Liverpool ease into top four with win over Brighton

Liverpool secured a top-four spot with very little fuss as Mohamed Salah's new Premier League goalscoring record paved the way for a 4-0 victory over Brighton.

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger signs off with win against Huddersfield
Huddersfield 0 - 1 Arsenal

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger signs off with win against Huddersfield

Arsene Wenger bowed out with a victory as Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang's first-half goal secured a 1-0 win for Arsenal in their season finale against Huddersfield.

Manchester United seal second after goalless draw with West Ham
West Ham 0 - 0 Manchester United

Manchester United seal second after goalless draw with West Ham

West Ham and Manchester United played out a dull goalless draw at the London Stadium -- although the result was enough to see Jose Mourinho's side secure second place in the Premier League.