Hottest Online News Portal

Tag archive

premier league

Premier League Round-up: Subs Keep Man Utd Perfect, Sterling Saves City

in Latest/Sports

  LONDON – Substitutes Marcus Rashford and Marouane Fellaini scored as Manchester United continued their 100% start to the Premier League season by beating Leicester City 2-0 on Saturday. Leicester threatened to frustrate United when Kasper Schmeichel saved a penalty by Romelu Lukaku early in the second half, but the hosts’ pressure told in the…

Keep Reading

Burnley Hoping To Catch Uncertain Chelsea By Surprise

in Sports

BURNLEY are hoping to capitalise on early-season uncertainty as they bid to emerge from a visit to Stamford Bridge on Saturday with a surprise win over Premier League champions Chelsea, the Lancashire club’s defender Ben Mee has said. Last season, Burnley lost 3-0 at Chelsea and drew 1-1 at Turf Moor but Mee believes that…

Keep Reading

Premier League Round-up: Turtles Beat City Boys To Go Top

in Latest/Sports

  KUALA LUMPUR – Terengganu (Turtles)  go the top of the Premier League after displacing Kuala Lumpur (City Boys) whom they beat 2-1 at Selayang Municipal Council Stadium tonight. The Turtles opened the score via  Tchetche  Kipre only for the City Boys to equalise via Guilherme de Paula ( 63  min). Terengganu  confirmed three points when Gabriel Davis converted a penalty ( 89 min) to  put them on 37 points from…

Keep Reading

Kuala Lumpur Maintain Lead After Big Win Against Kuantan FA

in Latest/Sports

KUALA LUMPUR – Kuala Lumpur whipped Kuantan FA 6-3 to open up a one point lead at the top of the Premier League table last night. The win gave Kuala Lumpur 35 points from 16 matches while Terengganu who whipped Perlis 4-0 moved into second place with 34 points while Negeri Sembilan dropped points after…

Keep Reading

Premier League: NS Consolidate Position At the Top

in Latest/Sports

KUALA LUMPUR – Premier League leader Negeri Sembilan consolidated its position at the top despite being held to a 1-1 draw by bottom side Perlis at the Tuanku Syed Putra Stadium in Kangar, today. Though Negeri Sembilan lost two points during their visit to Kangar, the dropped points did not affect their position at the…

Keep Reading

N. Sembilan Continue Reign Atop Premier League

in Latest/Sports

KUALA LUMPUR – Negeri Sembilan continued their unbeaten run in the Premier League after beating Kuantan FA 3-1 at the Darul Makmur Stadium last night. The ‘Hoben Jang Hoben’ squad has collected 15 points from five matches so far. Junichi Suzuki scored the opening goal for the visitors in the eighth minute, while Marko Simic…

Keep Reading

Melaka United Is 2016 Premier League Champion

in Latest/Sports

  KUALA LUMPUR – Melaka United confirmed their Premier League champion title this season despite a 1-1 draw with third-placed team, Johor Darul Ta’zim (JDT II) in the match at Stadium Hang Jebat Melaka, last night. The draw enabled Melaka United to have a total of 49 points, seven points more than their nearest rival,…

Keep Reading

Ilija Strengthen Melaka United’s Position In Premier League

in Latest/Sports

  KUALA LUMPUR – A hattrick by Ilija Spasojevic in a match against UiTM FC last night has enabled Melaka United to retain the top spot in the Premier League table this season. In the match at Stadium UiTM, Shah Alam, the Montenegro player did well to score in the 13th, 56th and 76th minute…

Keep Reading

Dollah Lauds Perlis’ Team Spirit After Beating Negeri Sembilan

in Latest/Sports

  KANGAR – Perlis head coach Dollah Salleh praised the team spirit displayed by the squad which had enabled them to clinch a 2-1 victory over Negeri Sembilan in a Premier League match at the Tuanku Syed Putra Stadium here yesterday. He said although the first half was pretty scrappy, his boys upped their tempo…

Keep Reading

Melaka United Sink ATM 3-1, Regain Lead In Premier League

in Latest/Sports

  MELAKA – Melaka United (MU) succeeded in seizing back the Premier League lead after burying Malaysian Armed Forces (ATM) 3-1 at the Hang Jebat Stadium, Krubong here, Saturday night. MU, who prior to this were in fourth place, grabbed the top position with 27 points after tonight’s match, surpassing Negeri Sembilan in second place…

Keep Reading

Negeri Sembilan Surge To Top Of Premier League

in Latest/Sports

  KUALA LUMPUR – Negeri Sembilan surged to the top of the Premier League after beating UiTM FC 4-2 in a match at Tuanku Abdul Rahman Stadium, Paroi, Seremban Friday night. The Deers seventh win from 12 matches saw them collecting 25 points together with JDT II and Melaka United but are top based on…

Keep Reading

Leicester City Lifts Premier League Trophy

in Latest/Sports

  NOT for the first time, Leicester City fans watched in disbelief. As they took their seats to see their team lift its first ever Premier League trophy, one of the world’s most famous tenors was led onto the pitch, wearing not black tie but a personalised Foxes shirt. When Andrea Bocelli began to sing…

Keep Reading

Premier League Roundup: Melaka United Snatch Lead

in Latest/Sports

  KUALA LUMPUR – Melaka United snatched the lead in the Premier League after edging DRB-Hicom FC 1-0 at Stadium Proton, Tanjung Malim, Perak, last night. The winning goal was a penalty converted by Ilija Spasojevic in the 89th minute. This fifth victory by Melaka United saw the squad coached by Mat Zan Mat Aris…

Keep Reading

Premier League Roundup: Leicester Benefit As Man City, Arsenal Lose

in Latest/Sports

  Arsenal 1-2 Swansea Arsenal lost ground in the title race as Swansea captain Ashley Williams condemned Arsene Wenger’s men to back-to-back Premier League defeats. The Gunners took the lead in the 14th minute through Joel Campbell, who was recalled to the starting XI after missing out against Manchester United on Sunday. However, Swansea hit…

Keep Reading

Leicester, Chelsea Leave It Late To Win In Premier League

in Latest/Sports

LONDON — Premier League leader Leicester and reigning champion Chelsea needed winning goals in the 89th minute Saturday to keep on track their respective campaigns for the English title and European football next season. Leonardo Ulloa came off the bench in the 78th to score the only goal of Leicester’s home game against a Norwich…

Keep Reading

Leicester Return To The Summit, Charlie Austin Downs Man Untied On Debut

in Latest/Sports

CLAUDIO Ranieri’s indomitable charges are proving week after week why they really are title challengers this season, and Danny Drinkwater’s first ever Premier League goal set their hosts on their way just before half time. Vardy then latched onto a through ball, rounded Jack Butland and rolled in from a tight angle to end his…

Keep Reading

Premier League Predictions: Liverpool Vs. Man Utd, Stoke Vs. Arsenal

in Latest/Sports

MANCHESTER United’s trip to Liverpool is always one of the biggest matches of the season. The clash at Anfield is one of the highlights of a weekend that also includes a tricky encounter for Arsenal at Stoke. Each week, ESPN FC’s club bloggers will preview their match and give a prediction. Do you agree or…

Keep Reading

Dummett Denies Man Utd, Lescott Ends Aston Villa Wait

in Latest/Sports

LONDON – Paul Dummett’s deflected 90th-minute equaliser denied Louis van Gaal’s Manchester United a morale-boosting victory as Newcastle United snatched a thrilling 3-3 draw in the Premier League on Tuesday (Jan 12). Wayne Rooney completed a brace with a stunning 79th-minute goal to put United 3-2 up, after a 2-0 advantage procured by goals from…

Keep Reading

Premier League Roundup: Wayne Rooney Snatches Win For Man U

in Latest/Sports

ARSENAL 1-0 Newcastle. – Laurent Koscielny scored the only goal of the game as Arsenal beat Newcastle at the Emirates to go two points clear at the top of the Premier League. Aleksandar Mitrovic had the only notable chance of the first 45 minutes but his overhead kick was straight at Petr Cech. Koscielny finally…

Keep Reading

Premier League Roundup: Chelsea Beat Sunderland, United Lose To Norwich

in Latest/Slider/Sports

CHELSEA made the perfect start to life without Jose Mourinho with a 3-1 victory over Sunderland at Stamford Bridge. Branislav Ivanovic lost his marker to head the home side in front from a corner after just five minutes. Pedro, who received boos from the home supporters prior to kick-off, doubled the lead eight minutes later…

Keep Reading

Premier League Roundup: Arsenal Eases To Another Win

in Latest/Sports

AS title-chasing Arsenal completed back-to-back wins with ease, it took Sunday’s other Premier League games to provide a double-dose of late drama. Newcastle was facing ending another weekend in the relegation zone until Ayoze Perez stunned Tottenham in the third minute of stoppage time to win 2-1 at White Hart Lane. Liverpool, which lost last…

Keep Reading

Premier League Roundup: Mourinho On Verge Of Chelsea Exit

in Latest/Sports

JOSE Mourinho may have taken charge of Chelsea for the final time this afternoon, his post match press comments didn’t exactly fill supporters wit confidence that he will be staying on in his job. “I have nothing to say” was the response of the Portugese following his side’s 3-1 home defeat to Liverpool. Ramires had…

Keep Reading

Chelsea, Manchester City And Manchester United Seal Victories

in Latest/Sports

LONDON – Chelsea put an end to their winless run after sealing a 2-0 victory over Aston Villa at Stamford Bridge on Saturday afternoon. Languishing in 16th place, having already lost four games this season, the reigning Premier League champions required no less than three points against Villa. Jose Mourinho opted to drop Eden Hazard,…

Keep Reading

Premier League Roundup: Arsenal Dominated Manchester United

in Latest/Sports

ARSENAL dominated Manchester United during the first half of Sunday’s Week 8 Premier League match, putting three quick goals past the Red Devils and cruising to a 3-0 win. Liverpool and Everton held each other to a 1-1 draw, and Swansea and Tottenham Hotspur also shared the spoils. Manchester City showed their awesome attacking prowess…

Keep Reading

EPL Roundup: Liverpool Win While Man United Go Top

in Latest/Sports

LONDON – Daniel Sturridge scored his first goals in nearly six months as Liverpool got back to winning ways with a 3-2 victory over Norwich at Anfield to ease the pressure on under-fire manager Brendan Rodgers. James Milner opened the scoring and his Reds account inside two minutes with an arrowed drive, before Sturridge’s exquisite…

Keep Reading

Chelsea Defender Kurt Zouma Grabbed His First EPL Goal

in Latest/Sports

LONDON – Premier League champions Chelsea won only their second league game this season against nine-man Arsenal in a fiery match at Stamford Bridge. Defender Kurt Zouma – preferred to dropped captain John Terry – headed the opening goal after 53 minutes and Chelsea secured only their second win in six Premier League games this…

Keep Reading

Premier League Roundup: Chelsea, Liverpool Fail

in Latest/Sports

DEBUT goals and late-match winners were the stories of Saturday in the Premier League, as many of the league’s big boys won big matches. Last year’s champions, however, lost. Anthony Martial and Matthew Jarvis introduced themselves to their fan bases with solid goals, while Chelsea was well-beaten by Everton during a seven-match docket of games…

Keep Reading

Premier League Roundup: Walcott Promises Arsene Wenger The Goals Will Come

in Latest/Sports

LONDON – Theo Walcott is convinced he will rediscover his touch in front of goal for Arsenal. The 26-year-old made his first league start of the season at Newcastle on Saturday, but saw chances go begging as the visitors battled their way to a 1-0 win. “I enjoy playing anywhere in the front line and…

Keep Reading

Arsenal 0-0 Liverpool: Gunners Wait For First Home League Win Goes On

in Latest/Sports

ARSENAL and Liverpool played out a thrilling goalless draw on Monday night as the home side’s wait for a first Premier League win at the Emirates this season continues. It was a game of two halves, with the visitors dominating the opening period, only to be denied on several occasions by the brilliance of Arsenal…

Keep Reading

Man City Blanks Everton For 3rd Premier League Win

in Latest/Sports

MANCHESTER City earned a third straight win to start the Premier League season, beating Everton 2-0 thanks to second-half goals by Aleksandar Kolarov and Samir Nasri on Sunday in England. Kolarov put City ahead in the 60th minute when he charged up from left back, ran onto Raheem Sterling’s pass and beat American goalkeeper Tim…

Keep Reading

1 2 3 4
Go to Top