Antonio Conte won’t let champions Chelsea rest on their laurels

Antonio Conte won’t let champions Chelsea rest on their laurels

Michy Batshuayi was the unlikely hero of Chelsea’s 1-0 win over West Brom on Friday, a result which ensured the West London club could not be caught by Spurs in this year’s Premier League title race. Manager Antonio Conte celebrated the £33 million man’s goal in typically exuberant fashion, but...

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Fulham 3 Aston Villa 1 – Cottagers move into playoff place

Fulham 3 Aston Villa 1 – Cottagers move into playoff place

Fulham made it six points from two crucial Easter fixtures with a 3-1 win over ten-man Aston Villa to significantly enhance their play-off credentials – but were made to work harder than they’d have liked. The home side took an early lead through 16-year-old protege Ryan Sessegnon, before the visitors...

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Two Easter matches will define Fulham FC’s Premier League quest

Two Easter matches will define Fulham FC’s Premier League quest

Their bid to reach occupy one the four Championship play-off places has hit troubled water in recent weeks, but a Fulham win over Norwich City at Carrow road on Good Friday would have the Whites back on course. They are positioned in Sheffield Wednesday’s slipstream, ready to pounce should the Yorkshire side...

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Chelsea set to miss out on Arsenal striker Alexis Sanchez

Chelsea set to miss out on Arsenal striker Alexis Sanchez

Chelsea look set to lose out on Arsenal’s star striker Alexis Sanchez who seems set to quit the Gunners, with Manchester City emerging as his preferred destination. Chilean station Radio Cooperativa report that Sanchez has already decided that this will be his final season with Arsenal, while City are prepared...

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Premier League Brexit vote: How football fans voted in referendum

Premier League Brexit vote: How football fans voted in referendum

Premier League fans who live near Stoke City were the most likely to vote for Brexit, new figures have revealed. Those living close to Chelsea and Arsenal, however, were overwhelmingly in favour of remaining in the European Union. Political analyst Mike Smithson has compiled the list showing results from each...

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Ageless Federer still winning, Arsenal’s civil war & Ireland stop England Grand Slam

Ageless Federer still winning, Arsenal’s civil war & Ireland stop England Grand Slam

Roger Federer defeated his compatriot Stan Wawrinka 6-4, 7-5 to record a memorable fifth win at the Indian Wells Masters on Sunday night. Federer, 36, did not drop a single set throughout the tournament and produced a masterful display of tennis in the final. He was perhaps somewhat fortunate that...

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Chelsea juggernaut rolls over ‘Judas’ Jose Mourinho once more

Chelsea juggernaut rolls over ‘Judas’ Jose Mourinho once more

Chelsea ended Manchester United’s defence of the FA Cup on Monday night with a win that was rather more emphatic than the 1-0 scoreline suggests. Jose Mourinho was barracked with taunts of “Judas”, “You’re not special any more” and “It’s all your fault” by Chelsea supporters as the United manager...

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Jose Mourinho looking to upset Chelsea in FA Cup grudge match

Jose Mourinho looking to upset Chelsea in FA Cup grudge match

Jose Mourinho’s quest for revenge over his former club tonight looks an even tougher task as he brings his virtually ‘striker-less’ Manchester United side to Stamford Bridge to take on Chelsea in the FA Cup. The evergreen Zlatan Ibrahimovic is suspended for three games as a result of deliberately elbowing...

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Weekend Sports Outlook: Six Nations Rugby, FA Cup Football and Cheltenham Festival

Weekend Sports Outlook: Six Nations Rugby, FA Cup Football and Cheltenham Festival

The Six Nations returns this weekend and England have it all to play for as they seek to win back-to-back Grand Slams for the first time since 1992. News that fly-half Owen Farrell missed Friday’s training session with a thigh problem is a concern for England, who know that victory...

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Barcelona create Champions League history with incredible comeback win

Barcelona create Champions League history with incredible comeback win

Barcelona masterminded possibly the greatest footballing comeback of all time against Paris St-Germain in the Champions League on Wednesday night. The Catalan side were 4-0 down from the first leg of the tie, but they turned the game around with a stunning avalanche of goals, the last of which came...

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