Guus Hiddink: Chelsea must make ‘wise decisions’ with John Terry’s fitness ahead of Paris Saint-Germain clash

14 Feb

Interim boss Guus Hiddink suggested Chelsea will handle John Terry with care and not rush the captain back from a hamstring injury sustained in Saturday’s 5-1 win over Newcastle. As Newcastle boss Steve McClaren reflected on a “self-inflicted” defeat and 12 games remaining to climb clear of the relegation zone, Hiddink looked towards Tuesday’s Champions […]

Aston Villa 0 Liverpool 6: Sturridge nets as Reds run riot to sink woeful Villans

14 Feb

Nathaniel Clyne and Kolo Toure added to the rout to sink the dour Villa. The victory puts Liverpool up to eighth, just three points off Manchester United in fifth. For Villa, their Premier League status is all but gone and they sit rock bottom, eight points off safety.

Arsenal 2 Leicester 1: Danny Welbeck secures huge three points for Gunners

14 Feb

Jamie Vardy put the Foxes ahead from the penalty spot after being felled by Nacho Monreal on the stroke of half-time. But the game changed after the break when referee Martin Atkinson dished out a second yellow card for Leicester’s Danny Simpson after he pulled down Olivier Giroud on 54 minutes. Theo Walcott levelled the […]

Spurs must ‘play like lions’, says boss

14 Feb

Spurs are still competing for the league, Europa League and FA Cup this season Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino has urged his team to “play like lions” at Manchester City on Sunday. Spurs have not won the title since 1961, but are now second in the table, five points behind leaders Leicester. They beat City 4-1 […]

Guidolin has ‘no fear’ for Swansea

14 Feb

Media playback is not supported on this device Swans did not deserve to win – Guidolin Swansea City head coach Francesco Guidolin says he has “no fear” despite seeing his side slip closer to the Premier League relegation zone. Saturday’s 1-0 defeat by Southampton left the Swans three points above the bottom three. But Guidolin, […]

Aston Villa 0-6 Liverpool

14 Feb

Daniel Sturridge has scored five goals this season for Liverpool Daniel Sturridge opened the scoring for Liverpool as the Reds thrashed bottom club Aston Villa to move up to eighth in the Premier League. Sturridge, making his first league start since October, headed home before James Milner’s free-kick crept in after being missed by keeper […]

Arsenal 2-1 Leicester City

14 Feb

Danny Welbeck’s goal was his first for Arsenal in the league since December 2014 Danny Welbeck threw the Premier League title race wide open when he scored a dramatic winner with only seconds left as Arsenal beat leaders Leicester City. The Foxes looked set to hold out for a vital draw as a thrilling game […]

Danny Welbeck describes ‘beautiful feeling’ as Theo Walcott labels Arsenal striker as ‘special player’

14 Feb

Danny Welbeck described his winning goal for Arsenal in their 2-1 win over Leicester as a “beautiful feeling”. The striker scored in the 95th minute of what was his first game since April last year. Welbeck was introduced in the 83rd minute at the Emirates as Arsenal sought a winner against top-of-the-league Leicester. The visitors […]

British boy band killed after tour car plunges 80ft into Swedish canal

14 Feb

The members of the group are singer Kris Leonard, guitarist River Reeves, bass player Tomas Lowe and drummer Jack Dakin. Manager Craig Tarry, who was in the car with the band, also died. The vehicle broke through the barriers of a bridge over a canal in Stockholm’s Södertälje district and plunged into the water in […]

Arsenal 2 – Leicester 1: Welbeck saves Gunners title hopes with stunning last-minute goal

14 Feb

And the game changed when Danny Simpson was set off for two soft yellow cards in the space of five minutes. Arsene Wenger went for it and brought on Theo Walcott for Francis Coquelin. And the attacker got the equaliser when he finished well from Giroud’s cushioned knock down. The Arsenal boss then gambled again […]