# Premier League

This year
# Opinion
Man United fans' feelings about potential Qatari takeover should not be complicated
Current owners the Glazers announced in November they were open to a sale or investment.
# Super Sub
After being dropped from starting XI, Son scores as Spurs move into top 4
The South Korea international helped his side secure a hard-fought win over West Ham.
# In form
Rashford-inspired Man United close in on City
The Red Devils earned a comfortable victory against Leicester today.
# Status Report
Nunez a possible injury concern as Klopp urges Liverpool to charge up the table
Nunez suffered a shoulder injury after a second-half tangle with Kieran Trippier against Newcastle yesterday.
# archives
Liam Brady at West Ham - Money talk, turning down Celtic, and Dunphy's scorn
Ahead of meeting with Spurs today, The42 digs through archives from Dubliner’s return to London in 1987.
# fallible pope
Pope's red card adds to Newcastle woe as Liverpool ignite top-four challenge
The goalkeeper will now miss next week’s Carabao Cup final, with Loris Karius the likely replacement.
# potter without the magic
Potter says he is not to blame as Chelsea's season hits new low
The Blues lost at home to bottom-of-the-table Southampton, failing to score for the eighth time in 13 games.
# did he mean it?
Coleman stunner gives Everton precious win over Leeds, Southampton shock Chelsea
The pressure is growing on Graham Potter, while Bournemouth helped to blow the relegation battle wide open by beating Wolves.
# not out of the woods
Forest make Man City pay for wasted chances as title race takes another twist
Chris Wood’s late equaliser means it’s advantage Arsenal at the top.
# Verdict
Man ordered to pay compensation to Arsenal's Aaron Ramsdale after assault
Joseph Watts pleaded guilty and received a four-year football banning order.
# heavy hitters
'Arsenal just gave them the game' - Arteta left frustrated by Man City defeat
The reigning champions moved ahead of the Gunners at the summit of the Premier League after their clash last night.
# talking point
Guardiola rescues City from his own tactical fumble in huge win over Arsenal
A 3-1 win at the Emirates returned City to the top of the Premier League.
# Job hunt
Jesse Marsch talks break down as Southampton seek new manager – report
The American looked set to be appointed to succeed Nathan Jones.
# Big Money
Tottenham tight-lipped amid report of €3.4 billion takeover bid
Jahm Najafi, an Iranian-American billionaire is attempting to buy the north London club, according to the Financial Times.
# big spenders
More English 'super-debt' clubs breaching rules - La Liga president
English champions Man City were charged earlier in February with more than 100 breaches of the Premier League’s financial rules.
# Concern
Former Newcastle midfielder still missing
Christian Atsu’s agent Nana Sechere issued an update on Tuesday.
# Apology
Pep Guardiola says sorry to Steven Gerrard - 'I am ashamed of myself for what I said'
The Manchester City boss referenced the former Liverpool captain’s slip during the 2014 Premier League title race.
# talking point
Liverpool must prove Everton win is not just another false dawn
A 2-0 win at Anfield marked Liverpool’s first win of 2023.
# Reaction
We needed this performance – Jurgen Klopp relieved after Liverpool beat Everton
It was the Reds’ first Premier League victory since beating Leicester on 30 December.
# The Reds
Coleman reaches Everton milestone but Liverpool prevail to snap winless run
Mohamed Salah and Cody Gakpo were both on target in Liverpool’s win.
# standards
Conte suggests some Spurs players collapse under pressure
Spurs have failed in big moments over the years and Conte has hinted some of his players cannot live with the pressure.
# Opinion
Ranking the 16 remaining teams in the Champions League
Man City, PSG and Real Madrid are among the favourites to prevail.
# Milestone
Coleman set for 400th Everton appearance in Merseyside derby
Everton and Liverpool will do battle in Anfield tonight.
# season ended
Bentancur's serious knee injury deepens Spurs injury woes
Tottenham are already without captain Hugo Lloris.
# Pressure
I am completely here – Jurgen Klopp still emotionally invested at Liverpool
The German insisted he is not coming to the end of his spell at Anfield.
# Statements
Ending ‘tragedy chanting’ a Premier League priority after Elland Road incidents
Small groups of rival fans traded grim chants on Sunday.
# Manchester Evening News
Haaland faces fitness test before Arsenal showdown, Rashford hailed as one of Europe's best
The prolific Norway striker was withdrawn at half-time of Manchester City’s win over Aston Villa.
# Premier League
Rashford strikes again as Manchester United's late show sinks Leeds
Alejandro Garnacho was also on target at Elland Road.
Southampton sack Nathan Jones after three months in charge
The 49-year-old boss leaves along with first-team coaches Alan Sheehan and Chris Cohen.
# Review
Leaders Arsenal slip up again, nightmare debut for Spurs' €49 million man
Brentford earned a hard-fought draw against the table toppers, while Pedro Porro had a day to forget
# Comeback
Evan Ferguson returns in Brighton draw
The teenage striker had a spell on the sidelines following a poor challenge from Liverpool’s Fabinho.
# Underperforming
Chelsea's €564 million team left frustrated again
David Moyes’ West Ham earned a point against their London rivals.
# Faith
Pep Guardiola backing lawyers to ‘do the job’ for Manchester City
The Premier League champions have been charged with 115 Financial Fair Play breaches.
# Support
Man United teen backed after emotional outbursts
Erik ten Hag insists Alejandro Garnacho is desperate to do well for the club.
# sticking around
Chelsea hand contract extension to 38-year-old Thiago Silva
The centre-back has extended his stay at Stamford Bridge despite their January shopping spree.
# Evan sent
Evan Ferguson to make speedy return from injury against Crystal Palace
The teenage striker has allayed any concerns of long-term injury having been fouled by Liverpool’s Fabinho two weeks ago.
# Inquiry
Pep Guardiola 'convinced' of Man City's innocence over alleged rule breaches
Guardiola has insisted that he has no intention of quitting his job in the midst of the allegations.
# Break
Jurgen Klopp explains why he gave Liverpool players two days off
The Reds boss believed the best option was to give everyone some breathing space.
# Potential
'If he wants, he can do it' - Jadon Sancho backed to come good
The attacker scored his first goal since September during Man United’s draw with Leeds.
# All Square
Jadon Sancho earns Man Utd a point as managerless Leeds let two-goal lead slip
Sancho equalised after Marcus Rashford had pulled one back for the hosts.