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Leicester nearly certain to be champions

Leicester nearly certain to be champions

Leicester boss Claudio Ranieri admits the Foxes are on the brink of history and urged his players to pen a Hollywood ending.

Tottenham's title hopes damaged after settling for draw with West Brom

Tottenham's title hopes damaged after settling for draw with West Brom

Leicester will be crowned Premier League champions with a win next weekend after Craig Dawson's header held Tottenham to a 1-1 draw against West Brom.

Connor Wickham goal earns Crystal Palace place in FA Cup final

Connor Wickham goal earns Crystal Palace place in FA Cup final

Connor Wickham fired Crystal Palace into the FA Cup final to give manager Alan Pardew a third chance of lifting the trophy.

Leicester thrash Swansea to go eight points clear in the Premier League

Leicester thrash Swansea to go eight points clear in the Premier League

Leicester are a step closer to making their dream a reality after Claudio Ranieri's men swatted aside Swansea to tighten their grip on the Premier League title.

Sunderland draw with Arsenal to move out of the relegation zone

Sunderland draw with Arsenal to move out of the relegation zone

Petr Cech and the crossbar denied Sunderland a priceless Premier League victory, as Arsenal failed to reclaim third place from Manchester City.

Anthony Martial sees Man United into FA Cup final with win over Everton

Anthony Martial sees Man United into FA Cup final with win over Everton

A stoppage-time goal from Anthony Martial sent Manchester United into their first FA Cup final in nine years as they beat Everton at Wembley.

Eden Hazard scores twice as Chelsea coast to victory at Bournemouth

Eden Hazard scores twice as Chelsea coast to victory at Bournemouth

Eden Hazard finally found the back of the net in the Premier League as Chelsea thrashed Bournemouth 4-1.

Newcastle United battle back to draw at Liverpool

Newcastle United battle back to draw at Liverpool

Newcastle manager Rafa Benitez knows a thing or two about second-half comebacks and he duly effected another as his side came back from two goals down to draw 2-2 with former club Liverpool.

Manchester City ease past Stoke to bolster top-four hopes

Manchester City ease past Stoke to bolster top-four hopes

Manchester City warmed up for Real Madrid by moving back into third place in the Premier League with a 4-0 victory over Stoke.

Alexis Sanchez brace helps Arsenal cruise to victory over West Brom

Alexis Sanchez brace helps Arsenal cruise to victory over West Brom

Alexis Sanchez scored a brace as Arsenal moved up to third in the Premier League with a 2-0 victory over West Brom on a night when there were plenty of empty seats inside the Emirates Stadium.

Matteo Darmian stunner seals Man United win over Crystal Palace

Matteo Darmian stunner seals Man United win over Crystal Palace

Matteo Darmian's stunning strike helped Manchester United maintain their top-four push as fellow FA Cup semi-finalists Crystal Palace were swatted aside.

Liverpool hammer Everton in derby to pile pressure on Roberto Martinez

Liverpool hammer Everton in derby to pile pressure on Roberto Martinez

Liverpool added to the growing pressure on Everton manager Roberto Martinez with a 4-0 victory which was as embarrassing for the visitors as it was comfortable for the hosts in the 226th Merseyside derby.

Sergio Aguero scores landmark goal but Newcastle hold Man City to draw

Sergio Aguero scores landmark goal but Newcastle hold Man City to draw

Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero's 100th Premier League goal was not enough to see off battling Newcastle as the Magpies banked another precious point towards their survival fund in a 1-1 draw.

Harry Kane, Dele Alli help Tottenham beat Stoke, close gap behind Leicester

Harry Kane, Dele Alli help Tottenham beat Stoke, close gap behind Leicester

Tottenham cut Leicester's lead at the Premier League summit to five points as two goals each from Harry Kane and Dele Alli secured a 4-0 win at Stoke which was as comprehensive as it was timely.

Arsenal frustrated as Yannick Bolasie grabs draw for Crystal Palace

Arsenal frustrated as Yannick Bolasie grabs draw for Crystal Palace

Yannick Bolasie's late equaliser saw Crystal Palace take a point from Arsenal to prevent the Gunners from moving back into third place in the Premier League.

Leicester clinch late draw against West Ham after Jamie Vardy is sent off

Leicester clinch late draw against West Ham after Jamie Vardy is sent off

Leicester showed impressive character, quality and resilience to recover from Jamie Vardy's sending-off and a West Ham comeback to eke out what could prove a crucial point in the race for the Premier League title.

Daniel Sturridge and Roberto Firmino net as Liverpool beat Bournemouth

Daniel Sturridge and Roberto Firmino net as Liverpool beat Bournemouth

Liverpool eased to a 2-1 victory at Bournemouth, as Daniel Sturridge ensured he remained in contention to feature for England at Euro 2016.

Sergio Aguero bags hat trick vs. Chelsea as Man City move up to third

Sergio Aguero bags hat trick vs. Chelsea as Man City move up to third

Sergio Aguero scored a hat-trick and Kevin De Bruyne starred on his return to Stamford Bridge as Manchester City defeated 10-man Chelsea 3-0 to climb to third in the Premier League.

Marcus Rashford scores for Man United to send Aston Villa down

Marcus Rashford scores for Man United to send Aston Villa down

Manchester United relegated Aston Villa with a 1-0 win at Old Trafford as Marcus Rashford found the scoresheet once more.

Marouane Fellaini scores winner as Man United beat West Ham in FA Cup

Marouane Fellaini scores winner as Man United beat West Ham in FA Cup

Marcus Rashford and Marouane Fellaini fired Manchester United to Wembley as West Ham's last-ever FA Cup tie at Upton Park ended in a 2-1 defeat.

Tottenham hammer Man United to keep pressure on leaders Leicester

Tottenham hammer Man United to keep pressure on leaders Leicester

Tottenham's hopes of a first league title since 1961 are not over just yet, with a remarkable six-minute flurry condemning Manchester United to an embarrassing loss that keeps Leicester's cushion at the summit to seven points.

Liverpool thrash Stoke City with help from Divock Origi brace

Liverpool thrash Stoke City with help from Divock Origi brace

A much-changed Liverpool side avoided a Europa League hangover with a dominant 4-1 victory over Stoke.

Leicester miracle continues as Vardy bags brace against Sunderland

Leicester miracle continues as Vardy bags brace against Sunderland

Jamie Vardy's double edged Leicester ever closer to the the Premier League title as Sunderland's survival hopes suffered a major blow.

Manchester City rally from a goal down to beat West Brom

Manchester City rally from a goal down to beat West Brom

Manchester City came from behind to beat West Bromwich Albion 2-1 thanks to goals from Sergio Aguero and Samir Nasri.

Gylfi Sigurdsson strikes to hand Chelsea first defeat under Guus Hiddink

Gylfi Sigurdsson strikes to hand Chelsea first defeat under Guus Hiddink

Swansea reached the 40-point milestone with their first-ever Premier League victory over Chelsea.

Andy Carroll hat trick holds Arsenal to a draw at West Ham

Andy Carroll hat trick holds Arsenal to a draw at West Ham

Arsenal's Premier League title hopes were left in tatters by an eight-minute hat-trick from Andy Carroll in a thrilling 3-3 draw at West Ham.

David Ospina starts over Petr Cech in goal for Arsenal vs. West Ham

David Ospina starts over Petr Cech in goal for Arsenal vs. West Ham

Arsenal goalkeeper Petr Cech is fit after making the substitutes' bench against Watford following a calf problem, but David Ospina keeps his place in the XI, while Alex Iwobi starts again.

Antonio Conte confirmed as new Chelsea head coach

Antonio Conte confirmed as new Chelsea head coach

Antonio Conte will become the next permanent Chelsea manager after Euro 2016, the club have confirmed.

Man United maintain Champions League hopes with win vs. Everton

Man United maintain Champions League hopes with win vs. Everton

Anthony Martial's close-range strike kept Manchester United's Champions League chase on track and prevented Everton from overshadowing the tributes to Sir Bobby Charlton.

Leicester go seven points clear

Leicester go seven points clear

Wes Morgan sent Leicester seven points clear at the top of the Premier League as the Foxes beat Southampton to take a massive step to the title.

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.