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#Premier League

# premier-league - Wednesday 23 March, 2016

Barnes expects Liverpool to hold on to Benteke

Christian Benteke has struggled to make his mark at Anfield, but John Barnes says Liverpool should hold onto him for next season and beyond.

# premier-league - Tuesday 22 March, 2016

John Barnes happy to wait and see what next season brings before judging Klopp

‘You can see that he has them moving in the right direction,’ says the former Reds legend.

Norwich City confirm that striker is unharmed after Brussels airport attack

Dieumerci Mbokani was unharmed after he was at Zaventem Airport during this morning’s explosions.

‘Rooney is still a better striker than Harry Kane’

The England captain has scored 14 goals in 32 games for Manchester United this season.

# premier-league - Monday 21 March, 2016

‘Everyone is fighting for their lives’ – Robbie Brady feeling heat in relegation battle

The Norwich star was named the FAI’s Young Player Of The Year on Sunday.

Klopp: Liverpool still have a chance to finish in top four

The Reds boss maintains it will be a tough ask for his side to make up ground on the Champions League qualifying places but rejected the idea of the chase being over.

Van Gaal hails ‘real striker’ Rashford after derby winner

Manchester United’s derby-day hero Marcus Rashford is a “real striker”, manager Louis van Gaal said after his side’s 1-0 win at City.

# premier-league - Sunday 20 March, 2016

VIDEO: Tetchy Pellegrini walks over questions on Man City form

Manchester City boss Manuel Pellegrini was left irritated by questions over his side’s home form after their loss to Manchester United.

Harry Kane on the double as Spurs close the gap on Leicester

Harry Kane on the double as Spurs close the gap on Leicester

Mauricio Pochettino’s men ran out comfortable 3-0 winners over AFC Bournemouth on Sunday, cutting the gap at the top of the Premier League to five points in the process

Marcus Rashford the hero for Man Utd in their derby win over City

Teenage sensation Marcus Rashford struck again for United.

As it happened: Manchester City v Manchester United, Premier League Derby Day This post contains a poll

As it happened: Manchester City v Manchester United, Premier League

It was over to the Etihad Stadium where the city rivals battled it out in a bid to finish in the Premier League’s top four.

Late Mitrovic header ends Black Cats winning streak in Tyne-Wear derby

An 83rd-minute equaliser from the Serbian striker gave the Magpies what may prove to be a vital point against rivals Sunderland.

As it happened: Southampton v Liverpool, Premier League

There was drama aplenty at St Mary’s.

Philippe Coutinho is not unsellable, insists Jurgen Klopp LFC

Philippe Coutinho is not unsellable, insists Jurgen Klopp

The Liverpool boss would rather sell his star player than deal with an unhappy player.

‘Leicester would be worthy champions’ – Pardew

The Crystal Palace manager was full of praise for the Foxes getting beaten at Selhurst Park yesterday.

Leicester 17 points from glory and more Premier League talking points

Also, why Arsenal’s Alex Iwobi looks like a star in the making.

# premier-league - Saturday 19 March, 2016

Guzan howler pushes Villa closer to the drop

Remi Garde’s side look certain to return to the second tier for the first time since 1988.

Irish pair Walters and Brady scored important goals as their clubs won this afternoon

Stoke City and Norwich City had them to thank for their Premier League victories on the road.

Title dream very much alive as Leicester go 8 points clear with 7 games to go

Riyad Mahrez was the goalscorer as the Foxes battled to a 1-0 win over Crystal Palace.

Yaya Toure labelled a ‘centre-circle-to-centre-circle midfielder’

Manchester City have no chance of beating PSG, says Raymond Domenech.


Riyad Mahrez has now scored or assisted exactly 50% of Leicester’s goals this season

The Foxes could go eight points clear at the top if they win today.

‘Leicester were in a bad way’ – Emile Heskey reveals £100,000 donation

The ex-forward’s contribution helped the club recover after falling into administration.

19-year-old scores on first Premier League start to boost Arsenal’s faint title hopes

Everton lost again at home this afternoon.

Seamus Coleman rules out League of Ireland return… but fancies Gaelic football comeback LOI

Seamus Coleman rules out League of Ireland return… but fancies Gaelic football comeback

The full-back joined Everton from Sligo Rovers, but is more likely to return to Ireland to play GAA than to a domestic club.

Marouane Fellaini: I’m not a dirty player

“I don’t want to elbow someone, I just defend myself. I am physical.”

Butt: Manchester United academy not a mess

The class of 92 star is now head of Old Trafford’s youth system.

Why this man has been the Premier League Player of the Season

The Foxes are currently five points clear at the top of the table.

# premier-league - Friday 18 March, 2016

Klopp: Liverpool against Dortmund draw is a story only football could write

The Reds boss is looking forward to a special and intense encounter when he returns to the Westfalenstadion for the first time in a blockbuster Europa League fixture.

Derby day in Manchester and the Premier League talking points

There’s also a Tyne-Wear derby, while Leicester continue their unbelievable title challenge.

It may be a blockbuster hit but the Premier League lacks award-winning quality

It looks like rotten tomatoes for England’s top tier as far as top European gongs go, writes TV3′s Tommy Martin.

Roy Keane ‘saddened’ by United plight

Manchester United have one less trophy to fight for after being eliminated by Liverpool in the Europa League.

‘Villa should sack negative Garde and give me manager’s job’ – Yorke

The former striker is confident that he could make a big difference at Villa Park.

# premier-league - Thursday 17 March, 2016

Keane blasts ‘weak group of players’ as pressure mounts on Arsene Wenger

Is the Arsenal boss nearing the end of the line?

Souness: Ryan Giggs the best choice to succeed LVG as Man United manager

The Sky pundit is tipping Liverpool to progress at the Red Devils’ expense in the Europa League tonight.

# premier-league - Wednesday 16 March, 2016

Former City striker Shaun Goater says Guardiola can lure Messi to Manchester City

Shaun Goater says the club’s imminent new manager has the ability to entice the Barcelona superstar to join him at the Etihad Stadium.

Rooney: Beating Liverpool still on the cards

Manchester United will be without captainonce again for Thursday’s match against Liverpool, but he is confident in his side.

Big setback for City despite win and more Champions League talking points

Plus, Atletico’s excellent in the competition record continues.

# premier-league - Tuesday 15 March, 2016

Klopp wants to field ‘outstanding talent’ Allan sooner rather than later

The Liverpool boss is a huge admirer of the 19-year-old Brazilian starlet.

Man City make Champions League history after dour draw

Manuel Pellegrini’s men had a very comfortable evening at the Etihad.

‘8 games from history’ – a match-by-match analysis of Leicester’s remaining fixtures

The Foxes lead by five points as the campaign approaches its climax.