Premier League

Premier League: abandon season and take ‘seismic’ hit?
Premier League
In Brief

Premier League: abandon season and take ‘seismic’ hit?

Sports lawyer says it’s ‘almost inevitable’ the season will be cancelled if games don’t begin again in April
16 Mar 2020
Coronavirus: football suspended in England and Scotland
A hand sanitizer dispenser at Manchester United’s Old Trafford stadium
In Depth

Coronavirus: football suspended in England and Scotland

Premier League, EFL, WSL, SPFL and the football associations take action
13 Mar 2020
Sport shorts: Joe Marler gets ten-week ban for testicle grab
England and Harlequins prop Joe Marler
Daily Briefing

Sport shorts: Joe Marler gets ten-week ban for testicle grab

Ten things from the world of sport on Friday 13 March
13 Mar 2020
Arteta and Hudson-Odoi test positive for coronavirus
Arsenal head coach Mikel Arteta
In Brief

Arteta and Hudson-Odoi test positive for coronavirus

English football is suspended until 3 April at the earliest
13 Mar 2020
Back pages: Adrian agony as Atletico stun Liverpool
Liverpool goalkeeper Adrian could not keep out Marcos Llorente’s first goal for Atletico
Daily Briefing

Back pages: Adrian agony as Atletico stun Liverpool

A round-up of the sport headlines from UK newspapers on 12 March
12 Mar 2020
EPL: Man City vs. Arsenal falls victim to coronavirus
Manchester City beat Arsenal 3-0 in December’s Premier League match at the Emirates Stadium
In Brief

EPL: Man City vs. Arsenal falls victim to coronavirus

Some Arsenal players and staff are self-isolating after Olympiacos owner Evangelos Marinakis tested positive for the virus
11 Mar 2020
Back pages: Spurs crash out and Klopp warns of ‘dark arts’
Tottenham goalkeeper Hugo Lloris fails to save Marcel Sabitzer’s second goal for RB Leipzig
Daily Briefing

Back pages: Spurs crash out and Klopp warns of ‘dark arts’

A round-up of the sport headlines from UK newspapers on 11 March
11 Mar 2020
Sports shorts: coronavirus latest, Cheltenham gets underway
Racegoers at the 2019 Cheltenham festival
Daily Briefing

Sports shorts: coronavirus latest, Cheltenham gets underway

Ten things from the world of sport on Tuesday 10 March
10 Mar 2020
Champions League last-16: will ties go ahead as planned?
The 2020 Uefa Champions League final is scheduled to be played in Istanbul
In Review

Champions League last-16: will ties go ahead as planned?

Liverpool, Tottenham and Chelsea all require comebacks in the second legs
10 Mar 2020
Coronavirus: suspending sport could bankrupt teams
Football fans in facemasks at Turf Moor, home of Burnley
In Brief

Coronavirus: suspending sport could bankrupt teams

Authorities call for calm as broadcasters urged to consider showing football free-to-air
10 Mar 2020
Back pages: calls for coronavirus calm as Cheltenham begins
The Daily Telegraph's message to sports fans
In Brief

Back pages: calls for coronavirus calm as Cheltenham begins

A round-up of the sport headlines from UK newspapers on 10 March
10 Mar 2020
Sports shorts: Indian Wells cancelled, Premier League fears
The BNP Paribas Open at Indian Wells has been cancelled due to fears over the coronavirus
Daily Briefing

Sports shorts: Indian Wells cancelled, Premier League fears

Ten things from the world of sport on Monday 9 March
9 Mar 2020
Premier League: Man United maintain superiority over City
Man United fans and players celebrate Scott McTominay's goal against Man City
In Review

Premier League: Man United maintain superiority over City

Ole Gunnar Solksjaer's side have beaten City three times this season, and result leaves Liverpool close to title
9 Mar 2020
Back pages: Joy for red hot Man United, Scotland stun France
Man United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer celebrates after beating City
In Brief

Back pages: Joy for red hot Man United, Scotland stun France

A round-up of the sport headlines from UK newspapers on 9 March
9 Mar 2020
Sport shorts: Premier League bans pre-match handshakes
Manchester United captain Harry Maguire shakes hands with referee Martin Atkinson before a Premier League match
Daily Briefing

Sport shorts: Premier League bans pre-match handshakes

Ten things from the world of sport on Friday 6 March
6 Mar 2020
Back pages: Dier expects rap and Iggy pops Rooney’s bubble
Tottenham defender Eric Dier went into the crowd to confront a fan after the FA Cup loss against Norwich
Daily Briefing

Back pages: Dier expects rap and Iggy pops Rooney’s bubble

A round-up of the sport headlines from UK newspapers on 6 March
6 Mar 2020
Sport shorts: Kane ‘prefers Man Utd move’ over Spurs rebuild
Spurs striker Harry Kane is the captain of the England national team
Daily Briefing

Sport shorts: Kane ‘prefers Man Utd move’ over Spurs rebuild

Ten things from the world of sport on Thursday 5 March
5 Mar 2020
Back pages: ‘Dier-bolical’ Spurs left as sick as a Parrott
Norwich City goalkeeper Tim Krul saved Troy Parrott’s penalty in the FA Cup penalty shoot-out
Daily Briefing

Back pages: ‘Dier-bolical’ Spurs left as sick as a Parrott

A round-up of the sport headlines from UK newspapers on 5 March
5 Mar 2020
Southgate confident Kane and Rashford will be fit for Euros
England captain Harry Kane celebrates a goal with fellow striker Marcus Rashford
In Depth

Southgate confident Kane and Rashford will be fit for Euros

Three Lions chief leaves the door open for Phil Foden and backs under-fire keeper Jordan Pickford
4 Mar 2020
FA Cup: Chelsea impress Lampard as Liverpool lose again
Ross Barkley celebrates his goal against Liverpool with Chelsea team-mate Billy Gilmour
In Depth

FA Cup: Chelsea impress Lampard as Liverpool lose again

Blues progress to the quarter-finals after goals from Willian and Ross Barkley
4 Mar 2020
Klopp: I would be a real idiot to doubt my players
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp reacts after the Premier League defeat against Watford
In Depth

Klopp: I would be a real idiot to doubt my players

Reds look to strike back in the cup and league after their shock defeat at Watford
3 Mar 2020
Back pages: Arsenal’s young guns ease into FA Cup quarters
Eddie Nketiah celebrates his goal for Arsenal against Portsmouth in the FA Cup
Daily Briefing

Back pages: Arsenal’s young guns ease into FA Cup quarters

A round-up of the sport headlines from UK newspapers on 3 March
3 Mar 2020
Coronavirus: Six Nations matches to go ahead as scheduled
The Six Nations rugby championship trophy
In Brief

Coronavirus: Six Nations matches to go ahead as scheduled

English football authorities consider playing games behind closed doors
3 Mar 2020
‘Winning is great’: Pep hails City’s incredible consistency
Manchester City celebrate their victory over Aston Villa in the Carabao Cup final
In Depth

‘Winning is great’: Pep hails City’s incredible consistency

Sky Blues make it three Carabao Cup titles in a row after seeing off Aston Villa
2 Mar 2020
Back pages: Champers City win cup and Spurs must toughen up
Man City manager Pep Guardiola drinks champagne as he celebrates the Carabao Cup win
Daily Briefing

Back pages: Champers City win cup and Spurs must toughen up

A round-up of the sport headlines from UK newspapers on 2 March
2 Mar 2020
Arsenal and Aubameyang suffer a Greek tragedy
Arsenal captain Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang reacts after his late miss against Olympiacos
In Depth

Arsenal and Aubameyang suffer a Greek tragedy

Striker scored superb overhead kick then missed a sitter as the Gunners crashed out against Olympiacos
28 Feb 2020
Premier League Hall of Fame: betting odds and fan reactions
Newcastle and Blackburn legend Alan Shearer is the Premier League’s record scorer with 260 goals
In Depth

Premier League Hall of Fame: betting odds and fan reactions

Alan Shearer and Ryan Giggs are the favourites to be the first two players inducted
28 Feb 2020
Back pages: Fernandes stars as Man Utd enjoy Bruges cruise
Bruno Fernandes scored Manchester United’s opener in the 5-0 win over Club Bruges
Daily Briefing

Back pages: Fernandes stars as Man Utd enjoy Bruges cruise

A round-up of the sport headlines from UK newspapers on 28 February
28 Feb 2020
Sport shorts: Ferrari to start season ‘behind’ Mercedes
Mercedes driver Valtteri Bottas and Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel drive during pre-season testing
Daily Briefing

Sport shorts: Ferrari to start season ‘behind’ Mercedes

Ten things from the world of sport on Thursday 27 February
27 Feb 2020
Lampard’s Chelsea cull: squad overhaul planned at the Bridge
Chelsea boss Frank Lampard reacts during the 3-0 Champions League defeat against Bayern Munich
In Depth

Lampard’s Chelsea cull: squad overhaul planned at the Bridge

Blues boss may axe eight players in the summer transfer window
27 Feb 2020
‘It’s not over yet’: City boss Pep warns of Real fightback
Man City players celebrate Gabriel Jesus’s goal against Real Madrid
In Depth

‘It’s not over yet’: City boss Pep warns of Real fightback

Premier League side stun the Spanish giants with victory at the Bernabeu
27 Feb 2020
Back pages: Man City are the Real deal with ‘Bernablue’ win
Manchester City’s Kevin De Bruyne celebrates his penalty winner against Real Madrid at the Bernabeu
Daily Briefing

Back pages: Man City are the Real deal with ‘Bernablue’ win

A round-up of the sport headlines from UK newspapers on 27 February
27 Feb 2020
Man Utd boss Solskjaer backed to ‘spend, spend, spend’
Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer
In Depth

Man Utd boss Solskjaer backed to ‘spend, spend, spend’

Despite a fall in revenues, Ed Woodward is bullish about the club’s finances and squad rebuild
26 Feb 2020
‘Poor and outclassed’: Chelsea are crushed by Bayern
Bayern Munich players celebrate their opening goal against Chelsea at Stamford Bridge
In Depth

‘Poor and outclassed’: Chelsea are crushed by Bayern

Griezmann earns Barcelona a draw after the Spaniards ‘tickle’ Napoli in Italy
26 Feb 2020
Back pages: Bayern cause a ‘power Serge’ at Stamford Bridge
Bayern Munich’s Serge Gnabry celebrates his second goal against Chelsea
Daily Briefing

Back pages: Bayern cause a ‘power Serge’ at Stamford Bridge

A round-up of the sport headlines from UK newspapers on 26 February
26 Feb 2020
Back pages: Liverpool’s ‘Mane of the moment’
Liverpool striker Sadio Mane celebrates his 81st-minute winner against West Ham
Daily Briefing

Back pages: Liverpool’s ‘Mane of the moment’

A round-up of the sport headlines from UK newspapers on 25 February
25 Feb 2020
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