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Premier League clubs will still spend big in transfer window

[ad_1] 4:00 AM ETRob DawsonCorrespondent Premier League clubs splashed out just short of £1.5 billion ($1.8bn) on nearly 100 permanent transfers last summer, but the next window -- when it finally opens -- is a step into the unknown. The coronavirus pandemic has hit football finances so hard that the true impact is anyone's guess, but Manchester United chief Ed Woodward says even for one of the richest clubs in
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The story of Klopp, FSG, Salah & Co. becoming Premier League champions

[ad_1] It is May 2015, and Liverpool have become a laughingstock. They are losing 6-1 at Stoke City on the final day of the season, the home supporters are tormenting manager Brendan Rodgers with chants of "You're getting sacked in the morning" and midfielder Steven Gerrard is ending his 710-game career at the club in humiliation.Liverpool aren't wearing their traditional red kit; instead, they're wearing black -- black shirt, black
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Nike releases ‘groovy’ new Premier League ball; Everton, Inter Miami set for ‘e-friendly’

[ad_1] The Premier League is back, and the title has already been clinched by Liverpool, but that hasn't stopped Nike from launching their brand-new official match ball for next season. Plus, Everton and Inter Miami are set to meet in a friendly with a difference.Jump to: Everton, Miami's e-friendlyNike's 'groovy' new ballThe Nike Flight ball will be used in the top flight for the 2020-21 campaign, with Nike promising that
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Liverpool winning Premier League ‘hurt’

[ad_1] 5:46 AM ETRob DawsonCorrespondent Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has said it "hurt" to watch Liverpool end their 30-year title drought but has told his players to use the feeling to spur them on to win trophies of their own.Liverpool were crowned champions thanks to Chelsea's 2-1 win over Manchester City at Stamford Bridge on Thursday and while Solskjaer was quick to congratulate Jurgen Klopp and his squad,
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Premier League big guns all want the FA Cup; would an Arsenal loss be a shock?

[ad_1] The FA Cup returns this weekend (stream games live on ESPN+) and, from the 736 teams who registered for a shot at the oldest club competition in the world back at the start of this elongated season, just eight remain.There's a familiar feeling to the quarterfinal draw, which was meant to take place in March but was postponed because of COVID-19. For the first time since the 2005-06 campaign,
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Liverpool are Premier League champions, but where does this season rank, all time?

[ad_1] On Thursday, after what felt like countless close calls and heartbreaks, Liverpool secured its first Premier League title with Chelsea's 2-1 win over Manchester City.The nature of the typical soccer season offers plenty of things to follow beyond the title: There are Champions League and Europa League spots still to be determined; the relegation fight tends to last until the final matchday; and the FA Cup is set to
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Pulisic, Willian help Chelsea expose Man City weakness to seal Liverpool’s Premier League title

[ad_1] The jury is still out on the places Christian Pulisic and Willian could occupy in Chelsea's history, but given their scoring roles in a 2-1 win against Manchester City, both have become Liverpool legends.The inevitable is delayed no longer: Jurgen Klopp's side may not be able to celebrate the club's first title in 30 years with their supporters but they can enjoy a tour as champions with more dates
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Liverpool become Premier League champions after 30-year wait

[ad_1] Liverpool have ended their 30-year wait for a top-flight title after being crowned Premier League champions following Manchester City's 2-1 loss at Chelsea on Thursday.Jurgen Klopp's side defeated Crystal Palace 4-0 on Wednesday evening to leave them needing just two points from their remaining seven games to win the title. But with second-placed Manchester City now 23 points behind with seven matches remaining after Thursday's result at Stamford Bridge,
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Premier League title now within Liverpool’s reach, but COVID-19 denies Anfield deserved celebrations

[ad_1] LIVERPOOL, England -- Liverpool are now within touching distance of the club's first league title in 30 years. They could even be champions within 24 hours if Manchester City fail to win at Chelsea on Thursday, but after beating Crystal Palace 4-0 at Anfield on Wednesday, the only red to be seen outside their famous old stadium was in the traffic lights on the deserted streets.A year ago, Jurgen
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Police drop investigation into ‘White Lives Matter Burnley’ banner flown over Premier League game

[ad_1] 4:53 PM ETRob DawsonCorrespondent Police have dropped their investigation into the "White Lives Matter Burnley" banner that was flown over the Etihad Stadium on Monday night after finding "no criminal offences."Lancashire police announced their intention to look into the incident, which overshadowed Manchester City's 5-0 win over Burnley, but will not press charges at this time.What did you miss? The latest from Europe's top leaguesChief Supt Russ Procter said: