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Chelsea consider Watford boss Javi Gracia as Maurizio Sarri replacement

As per Duncan Castles of the Daily Record, Chelsea have added Watford manager Javi Gracia to the club’s list of potential replacements for Maurizio Sarri. Sarri’s struggles Italian tactician Sarri was the man chosen to replace fellow countryman Antonio Conte at Stamford Bridge last summer. However, despite the widespread excitement surrounding his appointment, on the back of the 60-year-old’s impressive stint in charge of Serie A outfit Napoli, Sarri’s spell on the bench in London has since pr...
Tags: London, Sport, Soccer, Chelsea, Premier League, Liverpool, Tottenham, Leicester, Anfield, Stamford Bridge, Jurgen Klopp, Watford, Gary Cahill, English Premier League, Maurizio Sarri, Hornets

On Soccer: In Curiously Cordial Premier League Race, Rivals Lift Each Other’s Games

Liverpool’s emergence as a genuine rival has not diminished Manchester City’s greatness. Rather, it has accentuated it.
Tags: News, Soccer, Liverpool, Manchester City, English Premier League, Liverpool (Soccer Team, Manchester City (Soccer Team

England international Danny Rose 'can't wait to see the back of football'

Danny Rose is one of his country's finest full-backs and plays for an English Premier League team which is regarded as one of the best in Europe, but such is the defender's frustration at the lack of action against racist behavior by football's authorities the Tottenham star has said he "can't wait to see the back of football."
Tags: Europe, England, Cnn, Tottenham, English Premier League, Danny Rose

'World's best stadium': Tottenham ready to open $1.3 billion venue

Tottenham Hotspur will officially open its new stadium on Wednesday in a English Premier League match against London rivals Crystal Palace.
Tags: London, Cnn, Tottenham Hotspur, Tottenham, English Premier League

On Soccer: A Gleaming Stadium Opens With a Question: Is There Room for Everyone?

Tottenham Hotspur will open its billion-dollar stadium on Wednesday, an arena the club hopes will be a catalyst for the revival of its entire neighborhood. But not everyone is certain they will be included in those plans.
Tags: News, Soccer, Tottenham Hotspur, Pochettino, English Premier League, Mauricio, Tottenham Hotspur (Soccer Team

Huddersfield experiences joint earliest relegation from EPL

LONDON (AP) — What seems like an inglorious departure from the English Premier League is far from it for Huddersfield. Its fate sealed with six games remaining after losing at Crystal Palace 2-0 on Saturday, Huddersfield has matched the record for the earliest relegation. But it was a miracle the northern English team secured a […]
Tags: London, News, Sports, Ap, Epl, Huddersfield, Crystal Palace, English Premier League

Everton beats West Ham for first win in London since 2017

LONDON (AP) — Everton claimed its first success in London since January 2017 by beating West Ham 2-0 in the English Premier League on Saturday. Kurt Zouma headed in from Gylfi Sigurdsson’s corner in the fifth minute and Zouma tapped in from Seamus Coleman’s cross in the 33rd. Everton climbed into ninth place. West Ham […]
Tags: London, News, Sports, Ap, Everton, West Ham, Seamus Coleman, Kurt Zouma, Gylfi Sigurdsson, English Premier League, Zouma

Another winning start for Solskjaer as Man U beats Watford

MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Goals from Marcus Rashford and Anthony Martial secured a scrappy 2-1 home win for Manchester United against Watford in the English Premier League on Saturday as the Red Devils leapfrogged Arsenal into the last Champions League spot. As Ole Gunnar Solskjaer celebrated his first match in charge as permanent manager, the […]
Tags: News, Sports, Manchester United, Arsenal, Watford, Red Devils, Anthony Martial, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, English Premier League, MANCHESTER England, Marcus Rashford, Solskjaer

Leicester beats Bournemouth amid fresh tributes to Vichai

LEICESTER, England (AP) — Brendan Rodgers celebrated a third victory in four games at the start of his managerial reign as Leicester beat Bournemouth 2-0 in the English Premier League on a day of fresh tributes to the club’s former owner. With Harry Maguire suspended, 35-year-old captain Wes Morgan started and scored in the 11th […]
Tags: News, Sports, Bournemouth, Brendan Rodgers, Leicester, Wes Morgan, English Premier League, Harry Maguire, Leicester England, Vichai

Madrid derby in USA highlights pre-season Champions Cup

New York (AFP) – Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid will play the first Madrid derby outside Europe in suburban New York next July as part of the pre-season International Champions Cup, organizers announced. The annual matches, mainly in US venues, are staged ahead of the start of European campaigns and give fans worldwide a rare live chance to see big-name European sides, including the Madrid showdown July 26 at East Rutherford, New Jersey. AS Roma and Mexico’s Chivas will kick off the event on J...
Tags: Europe, Usa, New York, Mexico, Singapore, US, Sport, Soccer, Manchester United, Tottenham, Arsenal, Real Madrid, Shanghai, Bayern Munich, Juventus, Atletico Madrid

On Soccer: German Clubs and English Teenagers: The Jadon Sancho Effect

German teams, hungry for young soccer prospects, have discovered a surprisingly deep vein of unmined talent in England.
Tags: News, Soccer, German Bundesliga, English Premier League, Bayern Munich (Soccer Team

ON SOCCER: Raheem Sterling Has Had Enough

The Manchester City forward discusses racism, the relentlessness of media stereotypes about black players and his decision to call out both after he was racially abused during a Premier League match in December.
Tags: News, Soccer, Manchester City, Sterling, English Premier League, Race and Ethnicity, Manchester City (Soccer Team, Raheem (1994-

Newcastle rallies from 2-0 down to beat Everton 3-2

NEWCASTLE, England (AP) — Everton scored twice in the first half before conceding three in the second as Ayoze Perez scored a late double for Newcastle to win 3-2 in the English Premier League, on a Saturday afternoon that Toffees goalkeeper Jordan Pickford will want to forget. Pickford earlier escaped a red card after conceding […]
Tags: News, Sports, Newcastle, Everton, Toffees, English Premier League, Ayoze Perez, Jordan Pickford, Pickford, NEWCASTLE England

FIFA's video game is leaving its competition in the dust because of 2 key advantages (EA)

Electronic Arts' "FIFA" is the leading soccer-themed video-game franchise, selling over 24 million copies annually. FIFA benefits from over 400 exclusive licenses signed with federations, leagues, and players. In addition, the video-game franchise benefits from an established community of over 20 million players. Watch Electronic Arts trade live. Electronic Arts' "FIFA" video-game franchise is leaving its competition in the dust because of two key advantages, writes Bernstein research analys...
Tags: Trends, EA, Fifa, Cristiano Ronaldo, Nba, Juventus, National Football League, Ea Sports, El Chapo, Bernstein, English Premier League, Madden NFL, Konami, Blake Jorgensen, Todd Juenger, Juenger

La Liga’s Tebas ‘very happy’ with Premier League link

Macau (AFP) – La Liga president Javier Tebas told AFP he was flattered to be linked with the English Premier League’s chief executive position as speculation swirls over the role. Tebas, Spanish league chief since... Visit for the rest of the story.
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Premier League, La Liga, Macau, Afp, English Premier League, Javier Tebas, Tebas, AFP La Liga

On Soccer: A Striker Out of Form, and Liverpool Out of First

Everything is almost exactly the same as it used to be, as it was in Mohamed Salah’s unstoppable season last year, only it isn’t, not quite.
Tags: News, Soccer, Liverpool, Mohamed Salah, English Premier League, Liverpool (Soccer Team

Kepa's Last Stand

THE CHELSEA GOALKEEPER'S DEFIANCE WAS A SAD DAY FOR FOOTBALL It was the most unexpected spectacle. An otherwise lethargic League Cup Final sprung unexpectedly into life when Chelsea goalkeeper Kepa Arrizabalaga refused to leave the field while being substituted at the end of extra-time. Nobody watching could recall from their years of watching the game, a player refuse outright to go off when [Author: [email protected] (Sean O'Conor)]
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Chelsea, League Cup, English Premier League, Maurizio Sarri, Sean O Conor, Kepa Arrizabalaga, KEPA

On Soccer: Tottenham, Pochettino and the Cost of Everyday Excellence

The absence of trophies for Mauricio Pochettino’s Tottenham should not discredit all it has achieved, and how it has achieved it.
Tags: News, Soccer, Tottenham, Mauricio Pochettino, Pochettino, Kane, English Premier League, Tottenham Pochettino, Alli, Mauricio, Tottenham Hotspur (Soccer Team, Dele (1996-, Harry (1993-

Emiliano Sala’s Grieving Argentine Hometown Bids Farewell

The 28-year-old soccer striker died when the small plane he was traveling in went down in the English Channel.
Tags: News, Argentina, English Premier League, Emiliano Sala, Sala, Aviation Accidents, Safety and Disasters, Funerals and Memorials, Emiliano, Cardiff City (Soccer Team, Nantes (Soccer Team

Juventus signs Aaron Ramsey from Arsenal from next season

LONDON (AP) — Aaron Ramsey will leave English Premier League club Arsenal to join Italian champion Juventus for next season. Juventus says Ramsey will join in July on a four-year contract and that registering the midfielder will incur costs of 3.7 million euros ($4 million). Ramsey has been at Arsenal since 2008 and his contract […]
Tags: London, News, Sports, Ap, Arsenal, Juventus, Aaron Ramsey, English Premier League, Ramsey

Wood helps Burnley beats Brighton 3-1 in EPL

BRIGHTON, England (AP) — Chris Wood scored twice to help Burnley climb out of the English Premier League relegation zone with a 3-1 win over Brighton on Saturday. Burnley had already hit the woodwork twice by the time Wood gave his team the lead in the 26th minute, after being set up by Ashley Barnes. […]
Tags: News, Sports, Epl, Brighton, Burnley, Wood, Chris Wood, English Premier League, Ashley Barnes, Brighton England

Gray scores as Watford beats Everton 1-0 on Silva’s return

LONDON (AP) — Watford substitute Andre Gray piled more pressure on Everton manager Marco Silva by scoring the only goal in a 1-0 win for the London club in the English Premier League on Saturday. Gray headed in the winner in the 65th minute to hand Everton a third straight league loss and subject Silva […]
Tags: London, News, Sports, Ap, Everton, Watford, English Premier League, Silva, Andre Gray, Marco Silva

Mohamed Salah: West Ham investigates alleged Islamophobic abuse against Liverpool star

English Premier League club West Ham has launched an investigation after social media footage emerged showing alleged Islamophobic abuse being hurled at Liverpool's Mohamed Salah.
Tags: Cnn, Liverpool, West Ham, Mohamed Salah, English Premier League

D.C. United's Wayne Rooney thinks he still has Premier League quality

D.C. United star Wayne Rooney joins ESPN FC to discuss his move to MLS, his amazing assist against Orlando City, his expectations for 2019 and more. Former England captain Wayne Rooney, who helped revitalise one of Major League Soccer's original superpowers when he joined D.C. United last year, still feels he possesses the quality to compete in the Premier League. MAJOR LEAGUE SOCCER WATCH ON ESPN+ ESPN+: Atlanta caps dream season with MLS Cup ESPN FC TV has all the latest MLS action a...
Tags: England, Texas, Football, Atlanta, Sport, Story, Austin, Premier League, Manchester United, Everton, Wayne Rooney, Mls, Espn, Major League Soccer, Columbus, United

FA seeks Klopp clarification over ref comments after West Ham draw - source

Jurgen Klopp remains confident Liverpool will not crack in what he now calls a three-horse title race with Man City and Tottenham. The English Football Association is seeking written observations from Jurgen Klopp following comments he made about the referee in the aftermath of Liverpool's 1-1 draw with West Ham United on Monday night, a source has told ESPN FC. Fantasy Play ESPN Fantasy Soccer Pick your eight-man team and compete in the Champions League, Premier League, La Liga or Liga...
Tags: London, Football, America, Sport, Story, Liverpool, Italy, West Ham United, Tottenham, Fa, West Ham, Espn, James Milner, Jurgen Klopp, Man City, Klopp

Marco Silva: Pressure as a manager is normal

Marco Silva indicates he does not feel under pressure at Everton despite their run of poor form as of late.
Tags: Media, Football, Sport, Xbox 360, Everton, Latest, English Premier League, Marco Silva

Guardiola addresses Premier League favourites tag

Pep Guardiola says Premier League title favourites tag will continue to change throughout the season as he urges patience from his Man City side.
Tags: Media, Football, Sport, Xbox 360, Premier League, Manchester City, Pep Guardiola, Man City, Latest, English Premier League, Guardiola

Pellegrini: Klopp's used to winning with offside goals

Manuel Pellegrini recalls an offside goal Jurgen Klopp's Dortmund scored versus his Malaga side after Monday night's controversial goal by Sadio Mane.
Tags: Media, Football, Sport, Xbox 360, Liverpool, West Ham United, Jurgen Klopp, Manuel Pellegrini, Klopp, Latest, Pellegrini, Dortmund, Málaga, English Premier League

Chelsea frustrated by Courtois broken promises claim - sources

Mark Ogden and the FC crew examine the top-four in the Premier League, which is heating up as Man United improve and Chelsea struggle. Steve Nicol doesn't appreciate Maurizio Sarri's self-praise after Chelsea's rout of downtrodden Huddersfield Town. Two goals apiece from Gonzalo Higuain and Eden Hazard gave Chelsea a straighforward 5-0 win over a feeble Huddersfield. Two goals apiece from Gonzalo Higuain and Eden Hazard gave Chelsea a straighforward 5-0 ...
Tags: Football, Sport, Story, Chelsea, Premier League, Liverpool, Tottenham, Real Madrid, Transfers, Mark Ogden, Eden Hazard, Espn, Leicester, Huddersfield, Madrid, Thibaut Courtois

Man City's Guardiola: Tottenham, Man United in Premier League title race

Sergio Aguero scored 50 seconds into the match and later added two more to complete the hat-trick as Manchester City beat Arsenal 3-1. Paul Pogba set up Marcus Rashford for the only goal of the match as Manchester United continue to close in on Top four. Sergio Aguero scored 50 seconds into the match and later added two more to complete the hat-trick as Manchester City beat Arsenal 3-1. With Liverpool and Manchester City now only separated by three points, the FC crew ...
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