Premier League Football

  • Man Utd's beleaguered Moyes on ManageroftheMonth shortlist January 10, 2014

    Manchester: Manchester United manager David Moyes, reeling from three defeats in a row in 2014, must think that every cloud has a silver lining after being nominated for the Premier League's Manager of the Month award for December. Moyes's side have endured a terrible start to the New Year but they...
  • Chelsea not ready to dominate like before: Mourinho October 4, 2013

    London: Jose Mourinho said his Chelsea squad is not strong enough to dominate the Premier League like his side did at the start of his first spell in charge at Stamford Bridge in 200405. Then, Mourinho's expensivelyassembled squad sealed Chelsea's first title in 50 years with a brand of power football...
  • Arsenal, Chelsea play out scrappy goalless draw April 22, 2012

    London: Arsenal missed the chance to tighten their grip on third place in the Premier League on Saturday, drawing 0-0 at home to top-four rivals Chelsea to keep the race for Champions League qualification in the balance. The hosts came closer to breaking the deadlock in a London derby of few...
  • Drogba, Toure up for African player award November 11, 2011

    Cairo: Ivory Coast trio Yaya Toure, Didier Drogba and Gervinho were among 10 footballers nominated for the African Player of the Year award on Wednesday. The three English Premier League players were joined by 2010 winner Samuel Eto'o and Ghanaian internationals Andre Ayew, Asamoah Gyan and Kevin-Prince Boateng on a list...