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Antonio Conte wants focus on Chelsea players rather than himself

Antonio Conte wants focus on Chelsea players rather than himself

New Chelsea manager Antonio Conte has played down the managerial lineup in the Premier League next season and insisted it is what happens on the pitch that matters.

Willian signs Chelsea contract extension until 2020

Willian signs Chelsea contract extension until 2020

Willian has signed a new four-year contract with Chelsea tying him to the club until 2020.

Guardiola: I'm here to prove myself and silence the doubters

Guardiola: I'm here to prove myself and silence the doubters

Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola has played down the importance of his rivalry with Jose Mourinho, saying the presence of the Manchester United boss will help him to improve.

Jurgen Klopp signs new long-term contract with Liverpool

Jurgen Klopp signs new long-term contract with Liverpool

Liverpool have confirmed that Jurgen Klopp has signed a new long-term contract at Anfield.

Manchester United confirm Zlatan Ibrahimovic arrival on a free transfer

Manchester United confirm Zlatan Ibrahimovic arrival on a free transfer

Manchester United have confirmed that former Sweden striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic has joined the club, with sources telling ESPN FC that he has signed a one-year deal.

Manchester City sign Spain international Nolito from Celta Vigo

Manchester City sign Spain international Nolito from Celta Vigo

Manchester City have confirmed the signing of Nolito from Celta Vigo on a four-year contract.

Sadio Mane joins Liverpool from Southampton on long-term contract

Sadio Mane joins Liverpool from Southampton on long-term contract

Liverpool have completed the signing of Sadio Mane from Southampton for an undisclosed fee.

Premier League fixtures 2016-17 announced

Premier League fixtures 2016-17 announced

Leicester will begin their title defence at Hull in the 2016/17 season, while the new Premier League fixture list has pitted Jose Mourinho's Manchester United against Bournemouth.

Koeman confirmed as Everton manager

Koeman confirmed as Everton manager

Ronald Koeman has left Southampton and been confirmed as the new boss of Everton on a three-year contract.

Mourinho makes first signing as Man Utd confirm Eric Bailly capture

Mourinho makes first signing as Man Utd confirm Eric Bailly capture

Villarreal defender Eric Bailly has become Jose Mourinho's first signing as Manchester United manager, joining on a four-year contract.

Manchester City, Pep Guardiola signal summer intent with Gundogan move

Manchester City, Pep Guardiola signal summer intent with Gundogan move

Manchester City's expected close season of brisk transfer activity has started. With the capture of Borussia Dortmund's tireless midfield schemer Ilkay Gundogan, City have laid down a clear early marker for what is likely to come.

Jose Mourinho appointed Manchester United manager after Van Gaal exit

Jose Mourinho appointed Manchester United manager after Van Gaal exit

Manchester United have announced that former Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho has become their new manager.

Lingard strike hands Man Utd FA Cup crown

Lingard strike hands Man Utd FA Cup crown

Ten-man Manchester United defeated Crystal Palace 2-1 in extra time to win the FA Cup in the final at Wembley on Saturday.

Rashford scores as Manchester United thrash Bournemouth

Rashford scores as Manchester United thrash Bournemouth

Marcus Rashford celebrated his maiden England call-up with a fine strike as Manchester United overcame Bournemouth.

Giroud hits hat trick as Arsenal clinch second with win over Aston Villa

Giroud hits hat trick as Arsenal clinch second with win over Aston Villa

Olivier Giroud's first-ever Premier League hat-trick helped Arsenal beat Aston Villa in the final game of the season to secure a second-place finish at the expense of North London rivals Tottenham.

Tottenham finish below Arsenal in third after heavy loss at Newcastle

Tottenham finish below Arsenal in third after heavy loss at Newcastle

Tottenham's hopes of finishing a Premier League season above north London rivals Arsenal for the first time since 1995 were left in tatters as relegated Newcastle turned on the style at St James' Park.

Champions Leicester earn draw at Chelsea thanks to Danny Drinkwater

Champions Leicester earn draw at Chelsea thanks to Danny Drinkwater

Premier League champions Leicester refused to be beaten as they finished their remarkable season with a 1-1 draw at Chelsea.

Jordon Ibe strikes to earns Liverpoool draw at West Bromwich Albion

Jordon Ibe strikes to earns Liverpoool draw at West Bromwich Albion

Liverpool had their minds on Wednesday's Europa League final, but West Brom were still unable to end their Premier League campaign with a win as they drew 1-1 at The Hawthorns.

Manchester City on brink of Champions League football after draw

Manchester City on brink of Champions League football after draw

Manuel Pellegrini has all-but delivered Champions League football in his final game as Manchester City manager with a 1-1 draw at Swansea.

Christian Benteke scores late to earn Liverpool a point against Chelsea

Christian Benteke scores late to earn Liverpool a point against Chelsea

Liverpool striker Christian Benteke snatched an added-time equaliser as Jurgen Klopp's side snatched a late 1-1 draw against Chelsea.

Sunderland survive Premier League relegation with defeat of Everton

Sunderland survive Premier League relegation with defeat of Everton

Sunderland completed another improbable Premier League survival mission and relegated northeast rivals Newcastle in the process after cruising to victory over woeful Everton at the Stadium of Light.

West Ham deliver near-fatal blow to United's top-four hopes in final act at Upton Park

West Ham deliver near-fatal blow to United's top-four hopes in final act at Upton Park

West Ham closed out the Boleyn Ground in style after 112 years on Tuesday, beating Manchester United 3-2 and taking the wind out of the Red Devils' push for a top-four finish and a Champions League spot.

Alexis Sanchez scores leveller to earn Arsenal a point at Manchester City

Alexis Sanchez scores leveller to earn Arsenal a point at Manchester City

Arsenal twice came from behind to claim a 2-2 draw at Manchester City that had contrasting implications for both sides' Champions League hopes.

Roberto Firmino puts seal on Liverpool's Premier League victory over Watford

Roberto Firmino puts seal on Liverpool's Premier League victory over Watford

Liverpool have their eyes on a much bigger prize but stayed sharp enough to complete a routine 2-0 victory over Watford in the Premier League.

Steven Davis scores twice as Tottenham lose to Southampton

Steven Davis scores twice as Tottenham lose to Southampton

Tottenham failed to bounce back from their Premier League title disappointment as a Steven Davis double sealed a surprise 2-1 victory for Southampton.

Leicester see off Everton with ease in Premier League title party

Leicester see off Everton with ease in Premier League title party

Leicester celebrated the greatest day in their 132-year history in style as the newly crowned Premier League champions comprehensively beat Everton before lifting the trophy.

Sunderland out of relegation zone with comeback win over Chelsea

Sunderland out of relegation zone with comeback win over Chelsea

Jermain Defoe's 18th goal of the season blasted Sunderland out of the Premier League relegation zone as 10-man Chelsea twice squandered the lead on Wearside.

Mata keeps Manchester United's top four hopes alive as Norwich slip closer to the drop

Mata keeps Manchester United's top four hopes alive as Norwich slip closer to the drop

Manchester United's bid for Champions League football remains alive after a 1-0 win at Carrow Road which saw Norwich slip closer to Premier League relegation.

Tottenham stumble at Chelsea, hand Premier League title to Leicester City

Tottenham stumble at Chelsea, hand Premier League title to Leicester City

Leicester City are Premier League champions after Tottenham conceded a two-goal lead in a bad-tempered 2-2 draw at Chelsea on Monday.

Manchester City slip vs. Southampton thanks to Sadio Mane hat trick

Manchester City slip vs. Southampton thanks to Sadio Mane hat trick

Sadio Mane's hat trick helped Southampton thump Manchester City's disjointed and disinterested second string 4-2 in Sunday's Premier League clash at St Mary's.

Fluent Liverpool hit four in rout of Bournemouth
Bournemouth 0 - 4 Liverpool

Fluent Liverpool hit four in rout of Bournemouth

Liverpool had far too much attacking power for Bournemouth to withstand as they moved back into the top four with a 4-0 win at the Vitality Stadium.

Manchester United hold on to win at West Bromwich Albion
West Bromwich Albion 1 - 2 Manchester United

Manchester United hold on to win at West Bromwich Albion

Manchester United held on for a 2-1 win at West Bromwich Albion to cut neighbours Manchester City's lead at the top of the Premier League back to 11 points.

City dismantle Tottenham to earn 16th straight win
Manchester City 4 - 1 Tottenham

City dismantle Tottenham to earn 16th straight win

Leaders Manchester City powered to their 16th successive win in the Premier League with a 4-1 thrashing of Tottenham at the Etihad Stadium.

Mesut Ozil wonder strike sees Arsenal edge past Newcastle United
Arsenal 1 - 0 Newcastle United

Mesut Ozil wonder strike sees Arsenal edge past Newcastle United

Arsenal returned to winning ways but had Mesut Ozil to thank for scoring a wonderful winner as they toiled against out-of-form Newcastle.

Marcos Alonso free kick enough for Chelsea to edge past Southampton
Chelsea 1 - 0 Southampton

Marcos Alonso free kick enough for Chelsea to edge past Southampton

Time was on Chelsea's side as Marcos Alonso's free-kick earned a 1-0 Premier League win over Southampton.

Arsenal lose more ground on leaders in goalless draw at West Ham
West Ham 0 - 0 Arsenal

Arsenal lose more ground on leaders in goalless draw at West Ham

Arsenal lost further ground on the Premier League leaders after they were held to a goalless draw at West Ham.

Aurier and Son goals see Tottenham move back into top four
Tottenham 2 - 0 Brighton

Aurier and Son goals see Tottenham move back into top four

Tottenham climbed back into the Premier League's top four as Serge Aurier's fluke-goal and a header from Son Heung-min sealed a 2-0 victory over Brighton.

Fab Four fail to help Liverpool to victory against West Brom
Liverpool 0 - 0 West Brom

Fab Four fail to help Liverpool to victory against West Brom

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp reunited the "Fab Four" but his prolific attacking quartet were all distinctly off-key as West Brom held out for a goalless draw at Anfield.

David Silva nets brace in Man City's record-setting win vs. Swansea
Swansea 0 - 4 Man City

David Silva nets brace in Man City's record-setting win vs. Swansea

Manchester City set a new Premier League record of 15 consecutive wins with a 4-0 victory at bottom club Swansea.

Lukaku answers critics with winner as Man United beat Bournemouth
Man United 1 - 0 Bournemouth

Lukaku answers critics with winner as Man United beat Bournemouth

Romelu Lukaku got a much-needed goal as Manchester United moved on from their galling derby defeat by beating Bournemouth.

Chelsea go joint-second with easy win over Huddersfield Town
Huddersfield Town 1 - 3 Chelsea

Chelsea go joint-second with easy win over Huddersfield Town

Willian scored one and made two others as Chelsea finally turned in a display worthy of Premier League champions to win 3-1 at Huddersfield.

Man City edge Manchester derby with 14th straight league win
Manchester United 1 - 2 Manchester City

Man City edge Manchester derby with 14th straight league win

Runaway Premier League leaders Manchester City opened up an eye-watering double-digit lead over rivals Manchester United after Nicolas Otamendi fired Pep Guardiola's men to derby victory.

Wayne Rooney claims Everton point in Merseyside derby vs. Liverpool
Liverpool 1 - 1 Everton

Wayne Rooney claims Everton point in Merseyside derby vs. Liverpool

Wayne Rooney's first Merseyside derby goal earned Everton a 1-1 draw at Anfield as Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp's selection gamble backfired.

Olivier Giroud salvages late point for Arsenal at Southampton
Southampton 1 - 1 Arsenal

Olivier Giroud salvages late point for Arsenal at Southampton

Olivier Giroud climbed off the bench to rescue a point for Arsenal in a 1-1 draw at Southampton.

Ayoze Perez own goal gives Leicester late victory over Newcastle
Newcastle 2 - 3 Leicester

Ayoze Perez own goal gives Leicester late victory over Newcastle

Ayoze Perez's late own goal cost Newcastle a precious Premier League draw as Leicester ruined the Magpies' 125th birthday celebrations.

Harry Kane nets brace as Tottenham return to form with Stoke rout
Tottenham 5 - 1 Stoke

Harry Kane nets brace as Tottenham return to form with Stoke rout

Tottenham ended a four-match Premier League winless streak in style with Harry Kane scoring a brace as they thrashed Stoke 5-1 at Wembley.

Marko Arnautovic fires struggling West Ham to victory over Chelsea
West Ham 1 - 0 Chelsea

Marko Arnautovic fires struggling West Ham to victory over Chelsea

Marko Arnautovic's first West Ham goal secured a 1-0 victory over Chelsea and a first win for manager David Moyes.

Manchester City leave it late to beat West Ham and stretch lead
Manchester City 2 - 1 West Ham

Manchester City leave it late to beat West Ham and stretch lead

Manchester City left it late for the third game in a row as they beat West Ham United 2-1 at the Etihad Stadium thanks to David Silva's strike and extended their Premier League lead.

Bournemouth and Southampton share spoils in south coast clash
Bournemouth 1 - 1 Southampton

Bournemouth and Southampton share spoils in south coast clash

Bournemouth and Southampton shared the spoils as an entertaining match on the south coast finished in a 1-1 draw.

Manchester United win Arsenal thriller despite Paul Pogba sending off
Arsenal 1 - 3 Manchester United

Manchester United win Arsenal thriller despite Paul Pogba sending off

Jesse Lingard scored twice but Paul Pogba was sent off as Manchester United beat Arsenal 3-1 in a breathless match at the Emirates Stadium.

Demarai Gray goal earns Leicester win to dent Burnley's European push
Leicester 1 - 0 Burnley

Demarai Gray goal earns Leicester win to dent Burnley's European push

Talk of Burnley qualifying for Europe was dealt a sobering blow with defeat at improving Leicester.

Allardyce gets off to perfect Everton start
Everton 2 - 0 Huddersfield Town

Allardyce gets off to perfect Everton start

Gylfi Sigurdsson and Dominic Calvert-Lewin scored second-half goals as Sam Allardyce's first game in charge of Everton ended in a 2-0 home win over Huddersfield.

Tottenham Hotspur draw at Watford as Davinson Sanchez sees red
Watford 1 - 1 Tottenham Hotspur

Tottenham Hotspur draw at Watford as Davinson Sanchez sees red

Davinson Sanchez's red card forced Tottenham to fight for a 1-1 draw at Watford, toughening their battle to climb back into the Premier League's top four.

Ruthless Liverpool score five in demolition of Brighton
Brighton 1 - 5 Liverpool

Ruthless Liverpool score five in demolition of Brighton

Philippe Coutinho and Roberto Firmino demolished Brighton to keep Liverpool's top-four charge on track.

Hazard stars as Chelsea see off Newcastle at Stamford Bridge
Chelsea 3 - 1 Newcastle

Hazard stars as Chelsea see off Newcastle at Stamford Bridge

A sparkling two-goal performance from Eden Hazard helped Chelsea come from a goal down to beat Newcastle 3-1 at Stamford Bridge and go level on points with second-placed Manchester United.

Mohamed Salah scores double off bench as Liverpool win at Stoke
Stoke 0 - 3 Liverpool

Mohamed Salah scores double off bench as Liverpool win at Stoke

Substitute Mohamed Salah's purple patch continued with two more goals as Liverpool ground out a controversial 3-0 win at Stoke.

Sterling's late winner extends Man City's Prem win streak to 12
Manchester City 2-1 Southampton

Sterling's late winner extends Man City's Prem win streak to 12

Raheem Sterling scored a dramatic winner as Manchester City maintained their winning run with a last-gasp 2-1 defeat of Southampton.

Antonio Conte sent to the stands as Chelsea see off Swansea
Chelsea 1 - 0 Swansea

Antonio Conte sent to the stands as Chelsea see off Swansea

Antonio Conte was sent off as Chelsea claimed a fifth Premier League win in six games with a 1-0 defeat of Swansea.

Five-star Arsenal hammer Huddersfield
Arsenal 5 - 0 Huddersfield Town

Five-star Arsenal hammer Huddersfield

Arsenal strengthened their position in the Premier League top four as they made light work of Huddersfield to maintain their healthy home form.

Newcastle fight back to draw 2-2 at West Brom
West Brom 2 - 2 Newcastle

Newcastle fight back to draw 2-2 at West Brom

Newcastle ended a run of four straight defeats after coming back from 2-0 down to claim a gutsy point at West Brom.