Wenger, Ferguson become first managers to taste Premier League Hall of Fame

March 29, 2023 Solomon Arowolo 0

Legendary managers Sir Alex Ferguson and Arsene Wenger have been inducted into the Premier League Hall of Fame. The duo created a remarkable legacy with Manchester United and Arsenal respectively, winning a combined 16 Premier League titles as they established one of the most famed rivalries in the competition’s history. The Hall of Fame recognises and celebrates individuals who have Read More

Forest, Everton share spoils in Premier League clash

March 5, 2023 Solomon Arowolo 0

Brennan Johnson scored two goals as Nottingham Forest twice came from behind to secure a 2-2 draw against struggling Everton in a feisty Premier League game at the City Ground on Sunday. Demarai Gray put Everton ahead from the penalty spot after Jonjo Shelvey fouled Dwight McNeil, before Johnson scored his first with a finish at the back post when Read More

Arsenal in comeback win over Bournemouth, restore Premier League lead margin

March 4, 2023 Solomon Arowolo 0

Arsenal survived a massive scare in their pursuit of the Premier League title as they came back from two goals down to beat Bournemouth 3-2 with a last-gasp winner from Reiss Nelson, in a rip-roaring contest in north London on Saturday. Relegation-threatened Bournemouth scored the second-quickest Premier League goal of all time after nine seconds of play through Philip Billing, Read More

Iheanacho nominated for Premier League player of the month

March 2, 2023 Solomon Arowolo 0

After scoring two goals and provided three assists in four appearances, Super Eagles and Leceister City star, Kelechi Iheanacho has been nominated for the Premier League Player of the Month for February. Iheanacho scored once and provided two assists in the Foxes’ 4-2 away win at Aston Villa. The 26-year-old then netted once and recorded an assist in Leicester City’s Read More

Arsenal pip Leicester City, regain Premier League control

February 25, 2023 Solomon Arowolo 0

Arsenal regained a five-point lead in the Premier League title race as they edged Leicester City with a 1-0 win at the King Power Stadium on Saturday. Gabriel Martinelli scored the game’s only goal a minute into the second half to open up a five-point gap on second-placed Manchester City. Mikel Arteta’s side have recovered with two straight victories following Read More

Premier League: Haaland injury scare as Manchester City destroy Villa, close gap on Arsenal

February 12, 2023 Solomon Arowolo 0

Manchester City beat Aston Villa 3-1 to move within three points of Arsenal but Erling Haaland had to be taken off with an apparent injury ahead of Wednesday’s showdown at the Emirates Stadium. After a turbulent week in which City were hit with 101 charges of alleged rule-breaking from the Premier League, Pep Guardiola’s side roared into a three-goal first-half Read More

Premier League: Title setback as Arsenal drop points

February 11, 2023 Solomon Arowolo 0

Arsenal missed the opportunity to move eight points clear at the top as Ivan Toney headed in a deserved equaliser for Brentford to earn a 1-1 draw at the Emirates. The Gunners had been on course to bounce back from defeat at Everton and move well clear of their title rivals Manchester City, who can reduce the gap against Aston Read More

Fresh trouble for Manchester City as Premier League hits champions for breaching financial rules, risk points deduction

February 6, 2023 Solomon Arowolo 0

Manchester City say they are “surprised” to have been charged by the Premier League with numerous alleged breaches of financial rules. The alleged breaches span a period from the 2009-10 season to the 2017-18 campaign. The club are alleged to have breached league rules requiring provision “in utmost good faith” of “accurate financial information that gives a true and fair Read More

Breaking: Brighton boot Liverpool out of FA Cup

January 29, 2023 Solomon Arowolo 0

Brighton’s Kouru Mitoma scored a stunning goal in the 93rd minute to condemn Liverpool. The defeat further aggravates their crisis and heaps more pressure on Jurgen Klopp. Liverpool came out strong and a very incisive Mohamed Salah almost scored the first goal in the opening minutes, but Lewis Dunk made a goal-saving block on the line. The Egyptian led the Read More

Arsenal beat Tottenham, stretch Premier League lead

January 15, 2023 Solomon Arowolo 0

Arsenal moved eight points clear at the top of the Premier League table with a 2-0 win over Spurs in a pulsating north London derby at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium. Mikel Arteta’s side, seeking to capitalise on Manchester City’s defeat to Manchester United on Saturday, went ahead when Hugo Lloris clumsily spilled a Bukayo Saka cross into his own net Read More

Brighton shoot down, overtake Liverpool in Premier League clash

January 14, 2023 Solomon Arowolo 0

Brighton produced a blistering second-half performance to thump Liverpool 3-0 at the Amex and move above their hapless visitors into seventh place in the Premier League. Liverpool arrived on the south coast knowing they could find themselves as low as ninth in the table – and 10 points off the top four – if results went against them this weekend. Read More

Carabao Cup: Southampton shock Manchester City, hit semi-final

January 12, 2023 Solomon Arowolo 0

Southampton knocked out Carabao Cup favourites Manchester City to reach the semi-finals as Nathan Jones’ side pulled off a remarkable 2-0 win to book a last-four clash with Newcastle. Saints played with a verve and energy that belied their status as the Premier League’s bottom side and were sent on their way by Sekou Mara’s fine finish after City sloppily Read More

#FACup: Fourth round fixtures revealed as Manchester City, Chelsea clash to know next foe *See full draw

January 8, 2023 Solomon Arowolo 0

The #FACup fourth-round draw ceremony took place ahead of Sunday evening’s third-round fixture between heavyweights Manchester City and Chelsea at the Etihad Stadium The results of the FA Cup fourth-round draw are in, with fixtures due to be contested at the end of the month. 16 ties will take place between Friday 27 January and Monday 30 January, although there Read More

FA Cup: Iheanacho to the rescue as Leicester City move on, Southampton triumph, Forest fiscle out

January 7, 2023 Solomon Arowolo 0

Kelechi Iheanacho scored to propel Leicester City to the Fourth Round of the FA Cup following a 1-0 victory over League Two’s Gillingham. Iheanacho returned to the starting XI as Brendan Rodgers made eight changes to the team that was defeated 1-0 by Fulham in the English Premier League (EPL) on Tuesday. Meanwhile, the Nigerian could have grabbed an assist Read More

Iwobi in pains amidst scary injury

January 7, 2023 Solomon Arowolo 0

Alex Iwobi left the pitch on a stretcher following a nasty injury against Manchester United on Friday, as Everton’s FA Cup campaign ended . Iwobi went down two minutes after half-time following a tackle from behind on his ankle from United’s Tyrell Malacia and needed treatment on the pitch before being taken off. The Nigeria international looked to be in Read More

Chelsea announce first record signing in 2023

January 5, 2023 Solomon Arowolo 0

Chelsea have announced the £35million signing of 21-year-old Monaco defender Benoit Badiashile on a seven-and-a-half year deal. The Blues have been looking for a left-sided centre-back since the summer and were unable to agree a deal with RB Leipzig for the Croatian World Cup star Josko Gvardiol.  It was understood that Chelsea had reached an agreement to sign Badiashile earlier Read More

EPL: Arsenal survive late Brighton rally, end 2022 seven points on top Manchester City

December 31, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

Arsenal ended 2022 with a bang and moved seven points clear at the top of the Premier League with a 4-2 win at Brighton. Following Manchester City’s 1-1 draw with Everton earlier in the day, Arsenal seized their opportunity, taking the lead inside two minutes from Bukayo Saka’s confident finish. Martin Odegaard then struck before half-time before Eddie Nketiah made Read More

Everton peg Manchester City as Premier League holders suffer title setback

December 31, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

Manchester City missed the chance to move to within two points of Premier League leaders Arsenal after Demarai Gray’s stupendous finish earned Everton a battling 1-1 draw at the Etihad Stadium. Gray’s bolt from the blue breathed life into Frank Lampard’s side and simultaneously scuppered City’s title charge on the final day of 2022. Erling Haaland made space for himself Read More

[Breaking] Premier League: Potter suffers nightmare return as Brighton thrash Chelsea

October 29, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

Graham Potter endured a nightmare return to Amex Stadium as Brighton thrashed Chelsea to claim a first victory under their new manager Roberto de Zerbi. In a chaotic opening, Leandro Trossard’s calm finish put the home side in front after Thiago Silva – who had already produced two goalline clearances to deny the Seagulls – surrendered possession cheaply in his Read More

Breaking: Liverpool silence Haaland, Salah scores, hand first Premier League defeat to Manchester City

October 16, 2022 BBC 0

Liverpool put their recent Premier League struggles behind them to end Manchester City’s unbeaten run in an enthralling and hot-tempered encounter at Anfield, which saw Jurgen Klopp sent off. City, fuelled by the goals of Erling Haaland, were in prime condition but Liverpool finally found the form which has deserted them for much of the season to overcome the reigning Read More

Premier League: Tottenham down Everton in Harry Kane’s 400th game as Manchester City face Liverpool

October 15, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

Harry Kane marked his 400th Tottenham appearance with the opening goal as Antonio Conte’s side closed the gap on Premier League leaders Arsenal with victory over Everton. Kane broke the Toffees’ resistance from the penalty spot after being tripped in the area by England team-mate Jordan Pickford, who had failed to hold on to Matt Doherty’s long-range effort. Pierre-Emile Hojbjerg Read More