Liverpool go 6 points clear after Man City slips again

Liverpool made it an unhappy return to Anfield for the club's former coach Rafael Benitez by crushing his Newcastle side 4-0 to go six points clear at the top of the English Premier League on Wednesda...

Shock home EPL defeats for Man City and Chelsea

LONDON (AP) — Roy Hodgson's Crystal Palace claimed a shock 3-2 victory against defending champion Manchester City on Saturday to end the only 100 percent home record in the English Premier League. ...

Man City back on top of EPL after win; Eriksen saves Spurs

Facing opposition decked out in royal blue for the second week running, Manchester City avoided any surprises this time round. After watching his side crash to its first English Prem...

Morata is back in form and enjoying life at Chelsea

LONDON (AP) — Just a month ago, Chelsea striker Alvaro Morata wore a dejected expression and looked bereft of self-belief. Unreliable with his back to goal and the ball at his feet, ...

Man City powers on, Chelsea up to 2nd after win

LONDON (AP) — Manchester City displayed ruthless efficiency on Sunday to raise more questions over who can stop Pep Guardiola's team powering to a second straight English Premier League crown. ...

Grief-stricken Leicester wins, Man U overcomes in EPL

Leicester marked its first game since the death of club owner Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha in a helicopter crash last weekend by winning at Cardiff 1-0 in the English Premier League on Saturday. ...

Mourinho relieved after gutsy Man U rally to beat Newcastle

LONDON (AP) — Just when Jose Mourinho needed it most, Manchester United dug deep to pull off a gutsy victory for its under-fire manager. Mourinho, under mounting scrutiny over his po...

Wolverhampton spoils Ferguson's Man U homecoming in EPL

LONDON (AP) — English Premier League newcomer Wolverhampton turned party-pooper on the day Alex Ferguson made an emotional return to Old Trafford. The most successful coach in Britis...

Wolverhampton spoils Ferguson's Man U homecoming in EPL

LONDON (AP) — Alex Ferguson was back at Old Trafford for the first time since his serious health scare in May, but Manchester United was unable to mark the occasion with a win as it was held by Wolver...

Rush is on for England fans heading to Russia

LONDON (AP) — England fans are finally showing more interest in going to Russia to roar their team on now that it's winning at the World Cup. The Three Lions have cruised to the knoc...

Semenya going to CAS to fight controversial new rules

LONDON (AP) — Caster Semenya, the world and Olympic 800 meters champion, will go to the Court of Arbitration for Sport to fight "unfair" regulations that hinder certain female athletes. ...

Fabregas says Chelsea must banish 'regret in our head'

LONDON (AP) — Chelsea produced a lackluster Premier League title defense this season and the last thing the players want is to sign off the campaign, and in all probability Antonio Conte's reign as ma...

Successive wins for Chelsea, draw not enough for Southampton

LONDON (AP) — Victor Moses has not touched the heights he did in Chelsea's Premier League-winning campaign last season but he was back to his best on Thursday. The Nigerian internati...

Son double leads Tottenham past Huddersfield in EPL

LONDON (AP) — Son Heung-min reinforced his status as one of the English Premier League's best players with his 14th and 15th goals to guide Tottenham past Huddersfield 2-0 at Wembley Stadium on Saturd...

Messi aims to score against Chelsea at 9th attempt

LONDON (AP) — As unlikely as it sounds, Lionel Messi is still waiting to score his first goal against Chelsea after drawing a blank in eight previous Champions League matches. The fi...