Liverpool vs Manchester City match report: Gigi Wijnaldum secures crucial victory against limp and lifeless City
Liverpool 1 Manchester City 0: Wijnaldum’s early header exposed a familiar problem among Pep Guardiola’s side as City fall away from the title battle in defeat   The money from Abu Dhabi has managed to fix most things that were broken at Manchester City but not their record at Anfield, which... Read more
Chelsea vs Stoke match report: Diego Costa sets the tone for history-making Blues as title looks closer and closer
Chelsea 4 Stoke City 2: Twice Stoke fought from behind as Chelsea had to overcome their festive hangover, but this ws another important statement in their relentless march towards the title   Whatever happens at White Hart Lane on Wednesday, Chelsea are in the history books. This was their... Read more
Manchester United vs Middlesbrough match report: Anthony Martial and Paul Pogba late show spares blushes
Manchester United 2 Middlesbrough 1: Grant Leadbitter’s strike appeared to have earned the visitors a precious three points, but the two France internationals turned the game on its head The apprentice came so close to beating his former master but as Jose Mourinho and Aitor Karanka embraced on the touchline... Read more
Liverpool vs Manchester City: Jurgen Klopp says his team are ‘annoying’ Premier League leaders Chelsea
‘Can you imagine how annoying it is when you win 13 games in a row and there is one team only six points behind?’ After ending the year with a 1-0 win over Manchester City, Jurgen Klopp said it would be annoying for Chelsea to have won 13 games... Read more
Liverpool vs Manchester City player ratings: Georginio Wijnaldum gets the only goal in statement win
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Championship round-up: Sheffield Wednesday and Huddersfield both leave it late to earn a point
Elsewhere, Derby maintained their unbeaten run but could only draw with relegation-threatened Wigan Play-off chasers Sheffield Wednesday and Huddersfield both left it late to end 2016 with 1-1 draws in the Sky Bet Championship. Wednesday were heading for defeat at Preston following Sam Hutchinson’s 77th-minute own goal but Adam... Read more
Jurgen Klopp happy to keep the pressure on Chelsea at the top of the table
The Reds maintained the six-point gap to Antonio Conte’s side Read more
Antonio Conte hails Chelsea’s will to win after battling display against Stoke
Chelsea emulated Arsenal’s 2001-02 feat of 13 straight wins in a season By talkSPORT – @talkSPORT Saturday, December 31, 2016 Antonio Conte hailed the character of his Chelsea players after a 4-2 win over Stoke which saw the Blues claim a record-equalling 13th successive Premier League win. Read more
Paul Clement set to take over as Swansea boss
Clement is set to become the club’s third manager of the season Read more
Jose Mourinho warns Anthony Martial to ignore distractions and listen to him
The Frenchman has been a peripheral figure at Old Trafford this season By talkSPORT – @talkSPORT Saturday, December 31, 2016 Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho has warned Anthony Martial to listen to him rather than his agent if he wants to be a success at Old Trafford. The Frenchman... Read more