Liverpool 1-0 Manchester City: Player ratings – Reds stars rated and slated
Had a minor scare when he decided to embark on a dribble, but enjoyed an otherwise quiet night By James Hopper – @JamesHopper10 Saturday, December 31, 2016 Liverpool secured a crucial victory in their quest to land the Premier League title after beating Manchester City at Anfield on Saturday... Read more
Liverpool 1-0 Manchester City: Georginio Wijnaldum header seals victory for the Reds in scrappy Anfield contest
Wijnaldum celebrates his winning goal against City By Charli Casey – @charlicasey Saturday, December 31, 2016 Liverpool have beaten Manchester City 1-0 at Anfield in the final Premier League game of 2016 this evening. Wijnaldum scored the only goal of the game, heading the ball into the back of... Read more
‘Antonio Conte is a genius… just give Chelsea the Premier League trophy now!’ – Reaction to 13th successive win for Blues
Diego Costa celebrates scoring for Chelsea By talkSPORT – @talkSPORT Saturday, December 31, 2016 The Premier League title race is over. That’s the view of many football supporters after Chelsea continued their remarkable form with victory over Stoke City on New Year’s Eve. The 4-2 triumph ensured a record-equalling 13th league... Read more
Charlotte Hornets: Making Kemba Walker’s All-Star Case
The New Year is almost upon us. As January 1st approaches, the closer and closer we get to the All-Star break. Due to the actions of a recent state governor, the All-Star game will not be in Charlotte this season. It’s a pity because it would have been awesome... Read more
Joshua Sadlock/FanSided via Birds Watcher Fansided Dec 30, 2016 at 2:18p ET 0Shares The Baltimore Orioles have a chance this offseason to get a team-friendly deal done with Jonathan Schoop. How much could it cost? The Orioles are heading into a crucial two-year stretch that could define the future... Read more
Burnley vs Sunderland match report: Andre Gray inspires Clarets to continue strong home form in rout of Black Cats
Burnley 4 Sunderland 1: Sean Dyche’s side record their seventh win this season at Turf Moor to condemn Sunderland to the relegation zone at the turn of the year Andre Gray scored a hat-trick as David Moyes’ wretched Sunderland were battered 4-1 by Burnley at Turf Moor. Gray, who... Read more
Leicester vs West Ham match report: Islam Slimani gives Foxes a winning end to 2016 to ease relegation fears
Leicester City 1 West Ham United 0: Slimani’s early header is enough for Leicester to sign off their incredible 2016 on a high note and hope that 2017 brings more joy than relegation despair Islam Slimani’s towering header ensured Leicester City ended their historic year with one more stirring... Read more
Swansea vs Bournemouth match report: Managerless Swans picked off at will by Cherries
Swansea City 0 Bournemouth 3: The visitors registered a comfortable victory over Swansea, who suffered their fourth successive defeat Managerless Swansea will welcome in the new year bottom of the Premier League after Bournemouth completed a comfortable 3-0 victory at the Liberty Stadium. Benik Afobe and Ryan Fraser scored first-half... Read more
Southampton vs West Brom match report: Hal Robson-Kanu stunner completes Baggies turnaround
Southampton 1 West Bromwich Albion 2: The Wales international repaid Tony Pulis for handing him his first Premier League start in over three years by scoring the game’s decisive goal Hal Robson-Kanu is unlikely to ever to match the goal that helped Wales beat Belgium in last summer’s Euro 2016 quarter-final.... Read more
2017 Soccer Almanac: The dates to circle on the calendar in the coming year
The year 2017 is shaping up to be another massive one for North American soccer. Here’s a rundown of key dates and events for your calendar. Read more