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#Premier League

# premier-league - Thursday 21 April, 2016

Origi's season in doubt after horror challenge and more Premier League talking points

Plus, is Wayne Rooney’s best position now in midfield?

# premier-league - Wednesday 20 April, 2016

Van Gaal admits Rashford is forcing Rooney into deep role

Louis van Gaal says he was happy with his captain’s display on Wednesday.

Liverpool earn emphatic victory over 10-man Everton

The Reds powered past their opponents to heap pressure on under-fire Roberto Martinez.

As it happened: Liverpool v Everton, Premier League

Liverpool took on Everton in a midweek Merseyside Derby.

'One-season wonder' jibes fuelled Harry Kane's improvement

24 goals in 34 Premier League outings is a hell of a ‘difficult second season’.

# premier-league - Tuesday 19 April, 2016

Anita strike earns Newcastle vital point against sub-par City

Manchester City went to Newcastle hoping to put seven points between them and fifth-place Manchester United.

LVG taking care to limit Rashford's workload on and after matchdays

The 18-year-old did not train for two days after scoring the only goal in United’s win over Villa.

'You talkin' to me, lad?' Klopp and the Liverpool players try their hand at famous Hollywood lines Dont Give Up The Day Job This post contains videos

'You talkin' to me, lad?' Klopp and the Liverpool players try their hand at famous Hollywood lines

It doesn’t look like any of these will be going into acting after their playing careers.

Aston Villa suspend Agbonlahor after striker is seen partying on night of relegation

The former England striker was recently dropped from the senior squad by caretaker boss Eric Black for being unfit and overweight.

'I love Jose, but he trusted us too much'

Just seven months after claiming a third top-flight title in his second spell at the helm, Mourinho left Chelsea in 16th position.

Dele Alli the new Frank Lampard and more Premier League talking points

Plus, Shay Given gets a Euro 2016 boost as he makes his Premier League debut for Stoke.

# premier-league - Monday 18 April, 2016

Ferguson tried speaking Spanish to me, reveals ex-Man United player Veron

The Argentine footballer also reserved high praise for former Red Devils captain Roy Keane.

Do you agree with Cesc Fabregas' Premier League Team of the Season?

The former Arsenal player also admitted that he hopes Tottenham don’t win the title.

Tottenham outclass Stoke to increase pressure on Leicester in title race

Harry Kane and Dele Alli starred as Spurs reduced the gap at the top to five points.

As it happened: Stoke v Tottenham, Premier League

Stoke took on Tottenham, in a game that could have big ramifications at the top of the table.


'I do not want to return to Liverpool'

The Italian international says he was never happy at Anfield.

Jamie Vardy charged with improper conduct and set to receive additional ban

The striker has been disciplined for his outburst at referee Jon Moss after receiving a red card.

If Mourinho 'had the balls' he would manage Leeds - Cellino

The Italian believes Elland Road is the perfect place for the ex-Chelsea boss to prove himself.

# premier-league - Sunday 17 April, 2016

Klopp hits out at journalists' questions over Sturridge

The England striker inspired Liverpool’s win over AFC Bournemouth earlier.

Jamie Vardy unlucky and more Premier League talking points

Plus, why Jurgen Klopp was right to give Liverpool’s youngsters a chance.

Bolasie's late strike puts a dent in Arsenal's hopes of finishing in the top 3

Irish defender Damien Delaney was awarded man-of-the-match in a 1-1 draw at the Emirates.

Referee wanted to 'equal it out' by awarding late Leicester penalty, claims Carroll

The West Ham striker gave away an injury-time spot-kick as the Premier League leaders grabbed a draw at home to the Hammers.

Mahrez: I didn't eat so I could play football

The 25-year-old has opened up about the extraordinary lengths he has gone to in order to carve out a career in football.

Sturridge impresses as much-changed Liverpool overcome Bournemouth

Jurgen Klopp rotated the Europa League semi-finalists heavily following their midweek exertions.

As it happened: Leicester v West Ham, Bournemouth v Liverpool - Premier League

Leicester took on West Ham, with the Foxes just a few games away from glory.

Collymore tears into Joleon Lescott after Aston Villa's relegation

The former player mocked and slammed the defender in equal measure after his side’s dreadful campaign.

Van Gaal accepts United must be more 'entertaining'

The Reds could only manage one goal against a doomed Aston Villa.

Wenger: We lost the title against smaller teams

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger says his side cost themselves the Premier League title by failing to beat smaller teams.

'Chelsea were bordering on a disgrace... they need several new signings'

The London side were hammered by Man City yesterday.

'Michael Owen's Soccer Skills' and the rest of the week’s best sportswriting

Plus, the background behind Masters winner Danny Willett’s stunning triumph is examined.

# premier-league - Saturday 16 April, 2016

Guess who?! Aguero hits a hat-trick against Chelsea to take City into third Kun

Guess who?! Aguero hits a hat-trick against Chelsea to take City into third

Dismal Chelsea finish with 10 men after Thibaut Courtois was sent off late on.

Man United boost top-four hopes, relegate Aston Villa

The Villains’ place in the Championship next season has been officially confirmed.

As it happened: Man United v Aston Villa, Premier League

Man United took on Aston Villa, as both sides looked to boost their disappointing seasons.

'Robert De Niro can play me in Hollywood film' LOL

'Robert De Niro can play me in Hollywood film'

Meanwhile, Robert Pattinson and Zac Efron are among those named as potential candidates to play the role of star striker Jamie Vardy.

Sunderland earn a vital win in tense relegation six-pointer

Norwich fans were angry at the decision to award a first-half spot kick, but replays proved the referee correct.

Arsene Wenger's tactics make it difficult for defenders, admits Arsenal flop

The 35-year-old spent three seasons with the Gunners and admits he ‘wasn’t good enough overall’.

Wes Hoolahan and John O'Shea left on the bench for crucial relegation clash

Meanwhile, Robbie Brady starts for Norwich in what will be his 40th appearance this season in all competitions

'Did you speak to Florentino?' Van Gaal reacts angrily to De Gea exit rumours

The Spain international was widely reported to have been on the verge of a Bernabeu switch in September.

Hiddink shocked by Hazard's loss of form

The star’s drop in form from last season has been so dramatic that the caretaker Chelsea manager cannot believe the contrast.

De Bruyne to show Chelsea what they're missing: PL bets to consider this weekend

We’ve also backed Leicester City to pick up another victory and a draw for Liverpool and Bournemouth.