Manchester United 1-0 Watford

Juan Mata’s late free-kick handed Manchester United a massive 1-0 win against Watford at Old Trafford. The Spain international’s set-piece divided the two sides who both had several chances to score in a closely-fought encounter. And the win moves Louis van Gaal’s United level on points with rivals Manchester City in the fourth and final

Liverpool 3-0 Manchester City

Manchester City’s title bid took a blow as Adam Lallana, James Milner and Roberto Firmino goals gave Liverpool a 3-0 win at Anfield. City arrived at the Anfield on the back of their Capital One Cup final penalty shoot-out win against Jurgen Klopp’s Reds at Wembley on Sunday, but were looking to avoid a third

Skipper says players feel fans’ pain

Aston Villa captain Micah Richards insists that “everyone is hurting” after the Premier League’s bottom club lost at home to Everton. Villa’s third straight defeat leaves Remi Garde’s men eight points adrift of safety with ten matches to go and some testing fixtures on the horizon against Manchester City and Tottenham. Richards admits he

Wenger switches focus

Arsene Wenger says Arsenal must focus on returning to winning ways rather than worry about whether they are still in the title race. Wenger watched his side slip to a 2-1 home defeat to Swansea last night and then admitted the Gunners have lost the right to dream about a first Premier League title since

FA investigates ‘coin-throwing’

Jack Butland was allegedly hit by a coin in his side’s Premier League win over Aston Villa The Football Association is investigating alleged coin-throwing incidents at Stoke and QPR on Saturday. An object was allegedly thrown at Stoke goalkeeper Jack Butland during his side’s 2-1 victory over Aston Villa. QPR players were apparently targeted as

Boro ‘bullied’ by Blackburn – Gibson

Middlesbrough defender Ben Gibson has made 23 appearances for the club this season Middlesbrough defender Ben Gibson says Tuesday’s defeat by Blackburn may be down to the fact they did not “want” the victory as much as Rovers. Boro missed the chance to go top of the Championship as they lost 2-1. “A lot of

Huddersfield’s Hogg out for eight weeks

Jonathan Hogg started his career with Aston Villa Huddersfield Town midfielder Jonathan Hogg has been ruled out for up to eight weeks with a knee injury. The 27-year-old suffered the injury in Saturday’s 1-0 defeat by Ipswich Town. The former Aston Villa and Watford man has made 24 appearances for the Terriers this season. “Jon