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Ibrahimovic helps Man United past 10-man Sunderland

Ibrahimovic helps Man United past 10-man Sunderland

Zlatan Ibrahimovic scored his 17th Premier League goal of the season to set Manchester United on course for a 3-0 victory over 10-man Sunderland which moves them up to fifth in the table.

Chelsea see off Bournemouth to restore seven-point lead at top

Chelsea see off Bournemouth to restore seven-point lead at top

Eden Hazard's wonderful finish carried Chelsea ever closer to the Premier League title as the Blues saw off Bournemouth 3-1 at Dean Court.

Coutinho, Firmino score as Liverpool fight back to see off Stoke

Coutinho, Firmino score as Liverpool fight back to see off Stoke

Goals from Philippe Coutinho and Roberto Firmino dug Jurgen Klopp out of a hole as Liverpool came from behind to beat Stoke 2-1.

Manchester City claim comfortable win against Hull

Manchester City claim comfortable win against Hull

Manchester City ended a run of four Premier League games without a win by easing to a comfortable 3-1 victory over relegation-threatened Hull.

Tottenham make light work of Watford as Harry Kane returns

Tottenham make light work of Watford as Harry Kane returns

Son Heung-Min hit a brace as Tottenham kept their Premier League title ambitions alive with a comprehensive win over Watford at White Hart Lane.

Eden Hazard double leads Chelsea to victory against Manchester City

Eden Hazard double leads Chelsea to victory against Manchester City

Eden Hazard scored twice as Chelsea fought off the challenge of Manchester City to take a step closer to the Premier League title with a 2-1 win at Stamford Bridge.

Tottenham produce stunning late show to win at Swansea

Tottenham produce stunning late show to win at Swansea

Tottenham kept their Premier League title ambitions alive by staging an extraordinary late show at relegation-threatened Swansea.

Bournemouth stun Liverpool again as Jurgen Klopp's men are held

Bournemouth stun Liverpool again as Jurgen Klopp's men are held

Liverpool let a lead slip away late on to draw 2-2 against Bournemouth and miss the chance to strengthen their grip on third place.

Arsenal return to winning ways as struggling West Ham lose again

Arsenal return to winning ways as struggling West Ham lose again

Arsenal returned to winning ways with a solid victory over West Ham as a fifth straight defeat plunged Slaven Bilic's side deeper into the fight for Premier League survival.

Leicester revival goes on as Sunderland's woes continue

Leicester revival goes on as Sunderland's woes continue

Leicester piled the misery on David Moyes and pushed Sunderland closer to relegation from the Premier League with a gritty 2-0 win.

Zlatan Ibrahimovic's late penalty earns United draw against Everton

Zlatan Ibrahimovic's late penalty earns United draw against Everton

Manchester United drew yet another league match at Old Trafford -- but the overriding emotion at the final whistle was relief rather than frustration after Zlatan Ibrahimovic struck a stoppage-time penalty against Everton.

Arsenal fight back twice to claim point against Man City

Arsenal fight back twice to claim point against Man City

Arsenal twice came back from a goal down to ease some of the pressure on manager Arsene Wenger in an entertaining 2-2 draw at the Emirates.

Chelsea suffer shock loss at home to Crystal Palace

Chelsea suffer shock loss at home to Crystal Palace

Crystal Palace stunned Chelsea with a 2-1 win to give the Blues' Premier League title rivals hope and their survival prospects a major boost.

Spurs cut gap with victory at Burnley

Spurs cut gap with victory at Burnley

Tottenham Hotspur cut Chelsea's lead at the Premier League's summit to seven points after becoming only the fourth top-flight side to win at Burnley this season.

Manchester United frustrated again at home by West Brom

Manchester United frustrated again at home by West Brom

Manchester United stumbled at a crucial time in the race for the top four as well-drilled West Brom became the latest side to hold Jose Mourinho side to an Old Trafford draw.

Leicester close in on safety with win over Stoke City

Leicester close in on safety with win over Stoke City

Leicester edged closer to certain Premier League safety as boss Craig Shakespeare entered the record books after a routine win over Stoke.

Liverpool stroll to victory in Merseyside derby at Anfield

Liverpool stroll to victory in Merseyside derby at Anfield

Liverpool moved into third place in the Premier League as they comfortably beat neighbours Everton 3-1 in the Merseyside derby at Anfield -- but were hit by an injury to Sadio Mane.

Sergio Aguero saves point for Man City against Liverpool

Sergio Aguero saves point for Man City against Liverpool

Manchester City and Liverpool had to settle for a point each in their battle for Champions League qualification after a thrilling 1-1 draw at the Etihad Stadium.

Manchester United edge out Middlesbrough to go fifth

Manchester United edge out Middlesbrough to go fifth

Jesse Lingard's thunderous strike lit up what ended up being a nervy Manchester United win as relegation-threatened Middlesbrough rallied under caretaker boss Steve Agnew.

Tottenham Hotspur beat Southampton to cut gap at the top

Tottenham Hotspur beat Southampton to cut gap at the top

Tottenham Hotspur moved back to within 10 points of Premier League leaders Chelsea as they saw off Southampton 2-1 at White Hart Lane on Sunday -- their 10th home league win a row.

Chelsea continue march towards Premier League title with win at Stoke

Chelsea continue march towards Premier League title with win at Stoke

Chelsea's march towards the Premier League title continued as they extended their lead to 13 points thanks to Gary Cahill's 87th-minute winner at Stoke.

Leicester beat West Ham in five-goal thriller to extend winning run

Leicester beat West Ham in five-goal thriller to extend winning run

Leicester made it four wins from four under Craig Shakespeare and picked up their first away victory of the season with a 3-2 success at West Ham.

West Brom increase pressure on Arsenal with comfortable win

West Brom increase pressure on Arsenal with comfortable win

Craig Dawson's double piled more pressure on Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger as the Gunners lost 3-1 at West Bromwich Albion.

N'Golo Kante goal puts Chelsea in FA Cup semis over 10-man United

N'Golo Kante goal puts Chelsea in FA Cup semis over 10-man United

Antonio Conte and Jose Mourinho had to be separated as N'Golo Kante's strike sent Chelsea into the FA Cup semi-finals with a 1-0 win over Manchester United at Stamford Bridge.

Emre Can winner seals Liverpool's comeback vs. Burnley

Emre Can winner seals Liverpool's comeback vs. Burnley

Liverpool consolidated fourth spot in the Premier League with a come-from-behind 2-1 home victory over Burnley.

Son scores hat trick as Spurs thrash Millwall to reach FA Cup semifinals

Son scores hat trick as Spurs thrash Millwall to reach FA Cup semifinals

Son Heung-Min's hat trick fired Tottenham into the FA Cup semifinals but their 6-0 demolition of Millwall was marred by racist chants towards the South Korean from visiting supporters.

Manchester City ease into FA Cup semifinals at Middlesbrough

Manchester City ease into FA Cup semifinals at Middlesbrough

Manchester City eased into the FA Cup semifinals as they produced a dominant display to win 2-0 at Middlesbrough.

Lincoln City's FA Cup run ended by emphatic Arsenal

Lincoln City's FA Cup run ended by emphatic Arsenal

Arsenal scored four second-half goals as they ended non-league Lincoln City's outstanding FA Cup run with an emphatic 5-0 victory at the Emirates Stadium.

Romelu Lukaku stars for Everton in defeat of West Brom

Romelu Lukaku stars for Everton in defeat of West Brom

Romelu Lukaku drew level with Harry Kane in the race for the Premier League's golden boot as Everton coasted against West Brom for their fifth straight home Premier League win.

Manchester City frustrated, held to costly draw by Stoke City

Manchester City frustrated, held to costly draw by Stoke City

Stoke frustrated Manchester City as they held out for a goalless draw in their re-arranged Premier League clash at the Etihad Stadium.

Tottenham need last-minute winner to edge past Fulham
Fulham 1 - 2 Tottenham

Tottenham need last-minute winner to edge past Fulham

Harry Winks proved an unlikely Tottenham Hotspur hero with a last-gasp winner in his side's 2-1 Premier League victory at lowly Fulham after a nightmare afternoon for Fernando Llorente.

Manchester City cruise against Huddersfield, reduce Liverpool's lead at top
Huddersfield 0 - 3 Manchester City

Manchester City cruise against Huddersfield, reduce Liverpool's lead at top

Manchester City barely got out of second gear as they easily beat bottom club Huddersfield Town to close the gap on leaders Liverpool to four points.

Arsenal beat Chelsea to revive hopes of top four finish
Arsenal 2 - 0 Chelsea

Arsenal beat Chelsea to revive hopes of top four finish

Arsenal revived their hopes of a top-four finish with first-half goals by Alexandre Lacazette and Laurent Koscielny securing a comfortable 2-0 derby win at home to Chelsea on Saturday.

Manchester United extend winning run, close gap on top four
Manchester United 2 - 1 Brighton

Manchester United extend winning run, close gap on top four

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer extended his winning start at Manchester United to eight games in all competitions as Brighton were beaten 2-1 at Old Trafford.

Salah scores two as Speroni howler helps Liverpool beat Crystal Palace
Liverpool 4 - 3 Crystal Palace

Salah scores two as Speroni howler helps Liverpool beat Crystal Palace

Mohamed Salah's two goals helped Liverpool beat Crystal Palace 4-3 at Anfield to extend their lead at the top of the Premier League table to seven points.

Rashford, De Gea the heroes as Solskjaer keeps perfect United start with win over Tottenham
Tottenham 0 - 1 Man United

Rashford, De Gea the heroes as Solskjaer keeps perfect United start with win over Tottenham

Marcus Rashford's first half goal made it six wins out of six at Manchester United for caretaker manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer with a 1-0 win at Tottenham.

Pedro, Willian strike as Chelsea beat Newcastle to widen gap to Arsenal in top four battle
Chelsea 2 - 1 Newcastle

Pedro, Willian strike as Chelsea beat Newcastle to widen gap to Arsenal in top four battle

Goals from Pedro and Willian earned Chelsea a hard-fought 2-1 win over Newcastle which opened up a six-point gap to fifth-place Arsenal in the battle for a Champions League place.

Salah penalty sees Liverpool past Brighton to move seven points clear of Manchester City
Brighton 0 - 1 Liverpool

Salah penalty sees Liverpool past Brighton to move seven points clear of Manchester City

Liverpool went seven points clear at the top of the Premier League and bounced back from two successive defeats in all competitions after a Mohamed Salah penalty gave them a 1-0 win at Brighton & Hove Albion on Saturday.

Arsenal beaten as teenager Declan Rice nets first West Ham goal
West Ham 1 - 0 Arsenal

Arsenal beaten as teenager Declan Rice nets first West Ham goal

Declan Rice scored his first West Ham goal as Arsenal's top four hopes were dented following defeat at the London Stadium

Manchester City hit nine in Carabao Cup demolition of League One Burton
Manchester City 9 - 0 Burton

Manchester City hit nine in Carabao Cup demolition of League One Burton

Manchester City scored nine goals without reply, four from Gabriel Jesus, as League One Burton were swept aside 9-0 in the Carabao Cup semifinal first leg at the Etihad Stadium.

Kane's VAR penalty gives Spurs Carabao Cup semifinal lead over Chelsea
Tottenham 1 - 0 Chelsea

Kane's VAR penalty gives Spurs Carabao Cup semifinal lead over Chelsea

A penalty awarded after a VAR review and converted by Harry Kane was enough to give Tottenham a narrow 1-0 lead after the first leg of their Carabao Cup semifinal against Chelsea at Wembley.

Jimenez, Neves strike as Wolves bounce Liverpool from FA Cup
Wolverhampton Wanderers 2 - 1 Liverpool

Jimenez, Neves strike as Wolves bounce Liverpool from FA Cup

Premier League leaders Liverpool paid the price for fielding a weakened side as they were knocked out in the third round of the FA Cup following a 2-1 defeat by Wolverhampton Wanderers on Monday.

Sterling, De Bruyne star as Man City sweep past Rotherham in FA Cup
Man City 7 - 0 Rotherham

Sterling, De Bruyne star as Man City sweep past Rotherham in FA Cup

Manchester City cruised into the fourth round of the FA Cup with a routine 7-0 victory over Championship strugglers Rotherham at the Etihad.

Arsenal teen Willock scores two in FA Cup win against Blackpool
Blackpool 0 - 3 Arsenal

Arsenal teen Willock scores two in FA Cup win against Blackpool

Joe Willock's two first-half goals sent Arsenal on their way to an easy 3-0 win against Blackpool in the FA Cup third round on Saturday night.

Llorente scores hat trick as Tottenham thrash Tranmere Rovers in FA Cup
Tranmere Rovers 0 - 7 Tottenham

Llorente scores hat trick as Tottenham thrash Tranmere Rovers in FA Cup

Tottenham's Fernando Llorente scored a hat trick as they chalked up their record competitive away win with a 7-0 thrashing of fourth-tier Tranmere Rovers in the opening game of the FA Cup third round at Prenton Park on Friday.

Sergio Aguero, Leroy Sane help Manchester City close gap on Liverpool
Manchester City 2 - 1 Liverpool

Sergio Aguero, Leroy Sane help Manchester City close gap on Liverpool

Leroy Sane struck the winner as Manchester City beat Liverpool 2-1 in a gripping Premier League clash on Thursday, inflicting the first loss of the season on Jurgen Klopp's side and cutting their lead at the top to four points.

Man United beat Newcastle as Solskjaer matches Busby with fourth win in four
Newcastle 0 - 2 Man United

Man United beat Newcastle as Solskjaer matches Busby with fourth win in four

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's Midas touch at Manchester United continued at St James' Park as goals from Romelu Lukaku and Marcus Rashford earned the caretaker manager a fourth successive win on Wednesday.

Chelsea start Alvaro Morata, slump to home draw against Southampton
Chelsea 0 - 0 Southampton

Chelsea start Alvaro Morata, slump to home draw against Southampton

Chelsea struggled to break down a resolute Southampton as both sides settled for a 0-0 Premier League draw at Stamford Bridge on Wednesday.

Chelsea sign Pulisic from Dortmund for €64m, loan U.S. star back until summer
Chelsea news

Chelsea sign Pulisic from Dortmund for €64m, loan U.S. star back until summer

helsea have signed Christian Pulisic from Borussia Dortmund for €64 million and have loaned the United States international back to the Bundesliga club ahead of him moving to the Premier League in the summer.

Arsenal thrash Fulham to close gap on Chelsea to two points
Arsenal 4 - 1 Fulham

Arsenal thrash Fulham to close gap on Chelsea to two points

Arsenal returned to winning ways on Tuesday with a 4-1 victory over struggling Fulham at the Emirates Stadium that moves them within two points of fourth-placed Chelsea.

Tottenham bounce back from defeat with comfortable win at Cardiff
Cardiff 0 - 3 Tottenham

Tottenham bounce back from defeat with comfortable win at Cardiff

Tottenham moved back into second place in the Premier League, six points behind leaders Liverpool, after cruising to a 3-0 win at lowly Cardiff City on Tuesday.

Eden Hazard scores twice as Chelsea beat Watford, back into top four
Watford 1 - 2 Chelsea

Eden Hazard scores twice as Chelsea beat Watford, back into top four

Eden Hazard took his goal tally for Chelsea to triple figures, scoring twice in a 2-1 win at Watford on Wednesday as the Blues stayed fourth in the Premier League.

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang on target but Arsenal held by Brighton
Brighton 1 - 1 Arsenal

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang on target but Arsenal held by Brighton

Brighton & Hove Albion came from a goal down to draw 1-1 with Arsenal in the Premier League on Wednesday and arrest a run of three straight defeats.

Liverpool go six clear after Newcastle thrashing at Anfield
Liverpool 4 - 0 Newcastle

Liverpool go six clear after Newcastle thrashing at Anfield

Liverpool treated their fans to some Christmas cheer with a 4-0 thrashing of Newcastle United at Anfield on Wednesday, extending their lead at the top of the table.

Man City slip to third as Leicester win through Ricardo Pereira stunner
Leicester City 2 - 1 Man City

Man City slip to third as Leicester win through Ricardo Pereira stunner

Manchester City slumped to a shock 2-1 defeat by Leicester City on Wednesday as Ricardo Pereira's superb late strike condemned the champions to a second successive Premier League loss.

Paul Pogba double gives Ole Gunnar Solskjaer winning Old Trafford debut
Manchester United 3 - 1 Huddersfield

Paul Pogba double gives Ole Gunnar Solskjaer winning Old Trafford debut

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer continued his dream start as Manchester United caretaker manager with a 3-1 Premier League win over Huddersfield on his Old Trafford debut in the dugout on Wednesday.

Tottenham hammer Bournemouth as Son Heung-Min nets double
Tottenham 5 - 0 Bournemouth

Tottenham hammer Bournemouth as Son Heung-Min nets double

Tottenham Hotspur delivered a Boxing Day knockout to Bournemouth with a 5-0 win in the Premier League on Wednesday to move them up to second in the standings.

Tottenham two points off Manchester City after emphatic win at Everton
Everton 2 - 6 Tottenham

Tottenham two points off Manchester City after emphatic win at Everton

Tottenham moved to within two points of second place Manchester City after coming from behind to earn a 6-2 victory at Everton.

Manchester United win in style in first game since Jose Mourinho sacking
Cardiff 1 - 5 Manchester United

Manchester United win in style in first game since Jose Mourinho sacking

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer enjoyed the perfect start to life as Manchester United manager with an emphatic 5-1 victory away at former club Cardiff -- the first time they had scored five since Sir Alex Ferguson's last match in charge in 2013.

Jamie Vardy strike earns Leicester narrow win at Chelsea
Chelsea 0 - 1 Leicester

Jamie Vardy strike earns Leicester narrow win at Chelsea

Jamie Vardy's well-taken breakaway goal earned Leicester a 1-0 win at Chelsea on Saturday to ease the pressure on coach Claude Puel and inflict the hosts' first home Premier League defeat of the season.