Premier League

One-horse race: Man City march towards the Premier League title
Bernardo Silva scored Man City’s third goal against Everton at Goodison
View from the terraces

One-horse race: Man City march towards the Premier League title

As their rivals falter, Pep Guardiola’s side maintain the momentum
18 Feb 2021
Premier League title race: excitement builds at the top of the table
Manchester United and Manchester City are contenders for the Premier League title
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Premier League title race: excitement builds at the top of the table

At the midway stage of the season the lead is changing hands on a regular basis 
22 Jan 2021
Should the Premier League carry on playing?
Manchester City players celebrate their goal in the 1-0 win over Brighton on 13 January
Today’s big question

Should the Premier League carry on playing?

Concerns grow over player goal celebrations, fixture changes and effects of long-Covid
14 Jan 2021
Head injuries: ‘how many warnings does football need?’
Arsenal’s David Luiz and Wolves’s Raul Jimenez lie injured after their clash of heads
In Depth

Head injuries: ‘how many warnings does football need?’

Wolves striker Raul Jiménez suffered a fractured skull after clash with Arsenal’s David Luiz
1 Dec 2020
Fans to return but Premier League warns of financial losses
In a test event at the Amex Stadium in August fans watched Brighton’s pre-season friendly with Chelsea
In Brief

Fans to return but Premier League warns of financial losses

Even with 4,000 supporters all 20 top-flight teams would lose vast sums of money
24 Nov 2020
Southgate urges Premier League to rethink five subs rule
England manager Gareth Southgate
In Brief

Southgate urges Premier League to rethink five subs rule

Player welfare concerns England head coach after a number of injuries
17 Nov 2020
Premier League star accused of rape and false imprisonment
A premier league football.
In Brief

Premier League star accused of rape and false imprisonment

Sports star arrested over alleged attack at his home
13 Nov 2020

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Premier League to scrap unpopular pay-per-view scheme
Liverpool take on Manchester United in a Premier League match.
In Brief

Premier League to scrap unpopular pay-per-view scheme

£14.95 charge for additional games expected to be dropped after fan backlash
6 Nov 2020
European Premier League: radical breakaway plot is revealed
Liverpool and Man Utd are reportedly in talks to join the European Premier League
In Brief

European Premier League: radical breakaway plot is revealed

Liverpool and Man Utd are reportedly in talks to join new Fifa-backed tournament
21 Oct 2020
EPL pay-per-view: are fans being priced out of football?
West Bromwich Albion drew 0-0 with Burnley in a Premier League pay-per-view match
In Depth

EPL pay-per-view: are fans being priced out of football?

West Brom boss Slaven Bilic airs his concerns and Newcastle fans launch ‘Charity Not PPV’ campaign
20 Oct 2020
Van Dijk injury: Liverpool’s title defence suffers huge blow
Liverpool star Virgil van Dijk was injured following this tackle by Everton goalkeeper Jordan Pickford
In Brief

Van Dijk injury: Liverpool’s title defence suffers huge blow

Dutch defender requires knee surgery and faces many months on the sidelines
19 Oct 2020
Why everyone’s talking about Project Big Picture
Liverpool beat Man Utd 2-0 in the Premier League clash at Anfield on 19 January 2020
In Depth

Why everyone’s talking about Project Big Picture

Liverpool and Man Utd drive ‘biggest shake-up in a generation’ but critics accuse big clubs of a ‘power grab’
12 Oct 2020
All at sixes and sevens: a mad day in Premier League history
Liverpool goalkeeper Adrian bumps fists with Aston Villa hat-trick hero Ollie Watkins
In Depth

All at sixes and sevens: a mad day in Premier League history

Aston Villa hammer champions Liverpool and Spurs humiliate Man Utd
5 Oct 2020
Man City: can £65m Ruben Dias solve Pep’s defensive woes?
Portuguese defender Ruben Dias had completed a £65m move to Man City
In Depth

Man City: can £65m Ruben Dias solve Pep’s defensive woes?

Centre-half arrives just days after City lost 5-2 at home against Leicester
30 Sep 2020
‘Nonsense’: football’s lost the plot with new handball rule
Peter Bankes awaits confirmation of a penalty from VAR during the Premier League match between Tottenham and Newcastle
In Depth

‘Nonsense’: football’s lost the plot with new handball rule

Managers and the media slam decision-making by officials and VAR
28 Sep 2020
Gay Premier League footballer too scared to come out
Stonewall rainbow plinth with the Premier League logo
In Brief

Gay Premier League footballer too scared to come out

In a letter via the Justin Fashanu Foundation the player says football has ‘not moved on’
21 Sep 2020
Aubameyang: Arsenal seal their biggest signing in years
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has signed a new three-year contract with Arsenal
In Depth

Aubameyang: Arsenal seal their biggest signing in years

Gunners fans and club legends celebrate the skipper’s new three-year deal
16 Sep 2020
Premier League 2020-21 predictions: champions and relegation
Premier League 2020-2021 season predictions
In Review

Premier League 2020-21 predictions: champions and relegation

A look at what the football media has to say ahead of the new season
11 Sep 2020
Premier League urged to ‘follow spirit of Project Restart’
The Premier League trophy
In Brief

Premier League urged to ‘follow spirit of Project Restart’

Government calls on the top flight to broadcast more matches live on TV
3 Sep 2020
‘I did nothing wrong’: Maguire tells his side to the story
Manchester United captain Harry Maguire
In Brief

‘I did nothing wrong’: Maguire tells his side to the story

In a BBC interview the Man Utd captain spoke about his arrest and trial in Greece
28 Aug 2020
Man City on alert as Messi hands in Barca transfer request
Lionel Messi looks dejected after Barcelona’s 8-2 hammering by Bayern Munich in the Champions League
In Depth

Man City on alert as Messi hands in Barca transfer request

Premier League club ‘crunch the numbers’ over a potential deal - but do they really need him?
26 Aug 2020
Why everyone’s talking about fans returning to stadiums
Manchester United will play Tottenham on 3 October at Old Trafford
In Depth

Why everyone’s talking about fans returning to stadiums

Premier League fixtures are out but how long will games be played behind closed doors?
21 Aug 2020
2020-21 football season: EPL, EFL and cup key dates
Liverpool captain Jordan Henderson lifts the Premier League trophy
In Depth

2020-21 football season: EPL, EFL and cup key dates

Everything you need to know about the men’s football calendar
20 Aug 2020
Why everyone’s talking about the Arsenal redundancies
Arsenal play their home matches at the Emirates Stadium
In Depth

Why everyone’s talking about the Arsenal redundancies

FA Cup winners’s plan to axe 55 jobs angers players, fans and former stars
7 Aug 2020
Sancho: Man Utd set to add £100m gem to star-studded attack
Borussia Dortmund and England winger Jadon Sancho
In Depth

Sancho: Man Utd set to add £100m gem to star-studded attack

Red Devils are on the verge of signing the Dortmund and England winger
4 Aug 2020
Premier League clubs ‘fear rivals may lie’ over coronavirus
Raheem Sterling
In Brief

Premier League clubs ‘fear rivals may lie’ over coronavirus

Manchester City ace Raheem Sterling casts further doubt over Project Restart with training concerns
18 May 2020
Premier League doctors ‘seriously concerned’ over restart
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In Brief

Premier League doctors ‘seriously concerned’ over restart

Clubs medics claim guidelines for resuming the season ‘still carry risk of death’
7 May 2020
Man Utd chief Ed Woodward is uncertain if season will finish
Ed Woodward is the executive vice-chairman of Manchester United
In Brief

Man Utd chief Ed Woodward is uncertain if season will finish

Doubts grow over the top-flight’s Project Restart plan
30 Apr 2020
Back pages: Neville condemns profit before player welfare
Former Man Utd star Gary Neville is now a pundit for Sky Sports
In Brief

Back pages: Neville condemns profit before player welfare

A round-up of the sport headlines from UK newspapers on 30 April
30 Apr 2020
Is the Premier League restart a pipe dream?
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In Brief

Is the Premier League restart a pipe dream?

A round-up of the sport headlines from UK newspapers on 29 April
29 Apr 2020
US tycoon ready to buy Newcastle if Saudi bid fails
St James’ Park is the home stadium of Premier League club Newcastle United
In Brief

US tycoon ready to buy Newcastle if Saudi bid fails

Media mogul Henry Mauriss is ‘desperate’ to become Newcastle’s new owner
28 Apr 2020
How soon could Premier League football return?
Liverpool FC Anfield
In Brief

How soon could Premier League football return?

Government is holding talks with bosses to restart matches in early June
28 Apr 2020
Premier League launches ‘Project Restart’ with 8 June D-day
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In Brief

Premier League launches ‘Project Restart’ with 8 June D-day

League officials have presented the government with plans to resume season
27 Apr 2020
Back pages: Premier League’s hotel lockdown plan
The Premier League trophy
In Brief

Back pages: Premier League’s hotel lockdown plan

A round-up of the sport headlines from UK newspapers on 27 April
27 Apr 2020