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Liverpool beat Man City to boost hopes of historic title triumph

Nov 11, 2019 - 4:22 PM

Liverpool solidify their bid for a first Premier League title in 30 years with a nine-point lead over defending champion Manchester City

TRIUMPHANT. Liverpool take down titleholders Manchester City. Photo from Twitter/@LFC


'They just defend': Klopp frustrated as stubborn Man Utd hold Liverpool

Oct 21, 2019 - 7:58 PM

Liverpool see their 17-game winning run in the Premier League snapped

MISFORTUNES. Jurgen Klopp says "pretty much everything went against" Liverpool against Manchester United. Photo from Twitter/@LFC


'We fight for everything': Klopp salutes Liverpool's perfect start

Sep 23, 2019 - 2:25 PM

Liverpool notch their sixth straight league win to move 5 points clear of defending Premier League champion Manchester City

LONG OVERDUE. Liverpool chase their first club title since 1990. Photo from Twitter/@LFC


Tragic footballer Sala and pilot 'exposed to carbon monoxide'

Aug 15, 2019 - 9:59 AM

Investigation results show that Argentine striker Emiliano Sala and his pilot were exposed to carbon monoxide in the fatal plane crash

TRAGEDY. Emiliano Sala's family says the new findings 'raises many questions.' Photo by Loic Venance/AFP

Arsenal stars targeted by 'knife-wielding carjackers'

Jul 26, 2019 - 12:48 PM

In a video circulated on social media, Arsenal footballer Sead Kolasinac defends teammate Mesut Ozi from an attacker

UNHARMED. Arsenal’s Sead Kolasinac (right) escapes an attempted robbery. Photo by Andrew Caballero-Reynolds/AFP

With or without Cardiff, Etheridge eyes Premier League return

May 24, 2019 - 1:45 PM

'I want to go back to play in the Premier League. I feel it’s where I belong,' says Etheridge

HOLDING ON. Neil Etheridge dreams of making it back to the Premier League. Photo from Instagram (@neil38etheridge)

WATCH: Manchester City wins thrilling title race, breaks Liverpool hearts

May 13, 2019 - 12:01 PM

Manchester City becomes the first team in 10 years to retain the Premier League title

Manchester City's Belgian defender Vincent Kompany (C) holds up the Premier League trophy after their 4-1 victory in the English Premier League football match between Brighton and Hove Albion and Manchester City at the American Express Community Stadium in Brighton, southern England on May 12, 2019. - Manchester City held off a titanic challenge from Liverpool to become the first side in a decade to retain the Premier League on Sunday by coming from behind to beat Brighton 4-1 on Sunday. (Photo by Glyn KIRK / AFP) / RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE. No use with unauthorized audio, video, data, fixture lists, club/league logos or 'live' services. Online in-match use limited to 120 images. An additional 40 images may be used in extra time. No video emulation. Social media in-match use limited to 120 images. An additional 40 images may be used in extra time. No use in betting publications, games or single club/league/player publications. /

Neil Etheridge named Cardiff City Player of the Year

May 06, 2019 - 2:40 PM

Philippine Azkals goalkeeper Neil Etheridge impresses in the Premier League after finishing 2nd in saves

IMPRESSIVE. Neil Etheridge is voted for the coveted award in just his second year with the Welsh Club. Photo from Neil Etheridge's Twitter account (@Neil38Etheridge)


Philippine Premier League folds after opening weekend

May 04, 2019 - 12:23 PM

The country’s top-tier football league reverts to its old name, the Philippines Football League, and plans to resume mid-May

ILL-FATED. Air Force and Mendiola battle into a draw in the short-lived Philippine Premier League.

Kaya wins, Air Force draws in PPL debut

Apr 28, 2019 - 3:40 PM

Kaya demolishes Green Archers United while Air Force figures in a draw with Mendiola in the first-ever match day of the Philippine Premier League

MAIDEN TRIUMPH. Kaya FC-Iloilo clinches the first win in the Philippine Premier League. Photo from PPL


Philippine Premier League postpones opening games

Mar 26, 2019 - 11:37 AM

The Philippines' top tier football tournament will be pushed back by a month

Liverpool oust Manchester City for Premier League's top spot

Mar 18, 2019 - 3:48 PM

Liverpool survive a scare from Fullham to be in the running of ending a 29-year title drought

PACK LEADER. Liverpool gain a two-point advantage over defending champions Manchester City. Photo from Twitter (@LFC)


Premier League's Fab 4 dominate Champions League quarterfinals

Mar 15, 2019 - 10:24 AM

For the first time in a decade, half of the Champions League quarterfinalists are from the Premier League

NEXT ROUND. Portuguese midfielder Bernardo Silva celebrates with his teammates as Manchester City advances to the Champions League quarterfinals. Photo by Oli Scarff/AFP

Sala tragedy sparks unsavory legal wrangle

Feb 21, 2019 - 4:23 PM

Premier League club Cardiff City and French side Nantes threaten to go to court over transfer fees following the death of Argentine footballer Emiliano Sala

CONTROVERSY. Cardiff has so far refused to pay Nantes the transfer fee of the late Emiliano Sala. File photo

5 things we learned from the Premier League

Feb 11, 2019 - 4:20 PM

Manchester City blank Chelsea in a dominant display of their offensive firepower

TOP TEAM. Manchester City proves it is ahead of the pack in the Premier League. Photo from Twitter (@ManCityPT)


Body from wreck of Sala plane taken to Britain

Feb 07, 2019 - 6:26 PM

The body recovered from the plane wreckage has been transported to Britain for identification

IN MEMORIAM. Flowers have been put in front of the entrance of training center La Joneliere in La Chapelle-sur-Erdre days after the plane of Argentinian forward Emiliano Sala vanished. Photo by Loic Venance/AFP)

Body recovered from wreck of Sala plane

Feb 07, 2019 - 8:44 AM

(UPDATED) British investigators confirm that a body has been recovered from the wreckage of the plane carrying Argentine football star Emiliano Sala

Philippine Premier League revamps club football

Jan 23, 2019 - 5:22 PM

'The PPL is a new entity, it’s a rebirth, it's a reboot,' says PPL commissioner Bernie Sumayao

'REBIRTH'. Bernie Sumayao leads the Philippine Premier League which will change the country's club football scene. Photo from release

Three and easy: Pogba stars again in Man Utd win

Dec 31, 2018 - 10:00 AM

Since coach Jose Mourinho got sacked, the change in mood in Manchester United is palpable, no more so in the performances of Paul Pogba


ALL GOOD. Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba (right) celebrates with Eric Bailly after scoring the opening goal against Bournemouth for their third straight win. Photo by Paul Ellis/AFP

WATCH: Klopp hails 'brilliant' Liverpool in Arsenal thrashing

Dec 30, 2018 - 10:08 AM

Roberto Firmino hits a hat trick to take Liverpool 9 points clear at the top of the Premier League

HAT TRICK. Liverpool's Brazilian midfielder Roberto Firmino shoots from the penalty spot to score his team's fifth goal against Arsenal. Photo by Paul Ellis/AFP

WATCH: Liverpool tests new title favorite tag

Dec 28, 2018 - 1:06 PM

Arsenal and Manchester City look to challenge Liverpool's title credentials in the next Premier League games

UNBEATEN. Liverpool tries to sustain its perfect run behind star striker Mohamed Salah (right). Photo by Paul Ellis/AFP

Tottenham manager sad to lose on-fire Son to South Korea once more

Dec 27, 2018 - 7:56 PM

The 26-year-old forward has been in his deadly form, scoring 5 goals in his last 3 games as the Spurs soared to 2nd place in the Premier League

NATIONAL TEAM FIRST. Son Heung-min will miss some time for the Tottenham Spurs as he reinforces Korea in the Asian Cup. File photo by Ben Stansall/AFP


WATCH: 'Legend' Solskjaer named Manchester United caretaker manager

Dec 19, 2018 - 7:37 PM

Former Manchester United striker Ole Gunnar Solskjaer takes over as the club looks for a new full-time coach

OLD SPIRIT. After sacking Jose Mourinho, Manchester United hopes to ‘bring back some of the spirit’ with Ole Gunnar Solskjaer. Photo by Svein Ove Ekornesvaag/AFP

Rebranded PFL steps in ‘difficult time’ as Davao Aguilas FC folds

Dec 16, 2018 - 10:15 PM

'It was either witness the decline of Philippine pro football as a distant observer, or start working and do something about it. I chose to do something about it,' says new league commissioner Bernie Sumayao

CRUCIAL. Davao Aguilas FC leaves the Philippines Football League with only 5 teams. Photo from Davao Aguilas

5 things we learned in the Premier League

Dec 10, 2018 - 1:59 PM

Chelsea prove Manchester City are not invincible while Liverpool remain unbeaten to climb to the top of the table

SCORING MACHINE. Mo Salah (right) powers Liverpool over Bournemouth with a hat-trick. Photo from AFP


5 things we learned from the Premier League

Nov 26, 2018 - 5:24 PM

Tottenham taint Chelsea's spotless record while Manchester City keep their grasp of the top spot

CONTENDERS. Liverpool remain Manchester City's most likely challengers. Photo by AFP


Man City back on top with derby win as Liverpool maintains title pursuit

Nov 12, 2018 - 10:50 AM

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho accepts there is now a different in class between the two Manchester clubs

ON TOP. Manchester City returns to the top of the leaderboards. File photo Paul Ellis/AFP


5 things we learned in the Premier League

Nov 06, 2018 - 2:38 AM

English football unites to mourn the death of Leicester owner Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha while Manchester City returns to the top

DEDICATED. Leicester delivers a win a week after team owner Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha died in a helicopter crash. Photo from Instagram (@vardy7)


Delight to despair: Thais stunned by death of billionaire Vichai

Oct 29, 2018 - 5:41 PM

Thais mourn the abrupt death of Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha, the 5th richest man in the country

A Thai newspaper featuring the headline news about Leicester City Football Club's chairman Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha's helicopter crash is pictured at a newsstand in Bangkok on October 29, 2018. Leicester City's Thai billionaire boss Srivaddhanapraha was among five people killed when his helicopter crashed and burst into flames in the Premier League side's stadium car park moments after taking off from the pitch, the club said on October 28. Lillian SUWANRUMPHA / AFP

Cardiff scores 1st win over Neil Etheridge's former team

Oct 21, 2018 - 12:02 PM

Neil Etheridge proves his worth over Fulham where he spent his early professional footballing days as a reserve

PROVING HIMSELF. From being a young keeper finding his way though professional football, Neil Etheridge finally got to show his former club Fulham how much he has grown. Photo from Neil Etheridge's Twitter.

Mourinho plays down touchline melee after 'awful' Chelsea draw

Oct 21, 2018 - 8:17 AM

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho had to be restrained after a late equalizer salvaged Chelsea's unbeaten record

DRAW. Chelsea midfielder Willian (center) vies for the ball with Manchester United's Luke Shaw (left) and Paul Pogba during the English Premier League football match that ended in a thrilling draw. Photo by Glyn Kirk/AFP

'It's a manhunt': Mourinho slams critics after United escapes

Oct 07, 2018 - 11:02 AM

Jose Mourinho's future as Manchester United manager remains the subject of intense speculation

FIGHTBACK. Newcastle United goalkeeper Martin Dubravka saves a chance from Manchester United striker Anthony Martial (right) during their Premier League match where United completed a comeback win. Photo by Oli Scarff/AFP

Mourinho facing end of Manchester United reign

Oct 06, 2018 - 11:59 AM

A British report says manager Jose Mourinho would be sacked this weekend regardless of the results of Manchester United's game

EMBATTLED. Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho (right) has reportedly lost the confidence of the board after the team suffered its worst start in 29 years. Photo by Fabrice Coffrini/AFP

Chelsea ends Liverpool's perfect start

Sep 30, 2018 - 11:04 AM

Liverpool’s Daniel Sturridge hits late equalizer after Eden Hazard’s Chelsea strike

PULSATING. Chelsea's Marcos Alonso (bottom) vies for the ball with Liverpool's Trent Alexander-Arnold during their English Premier League football match. Photo by Glyn Kirk/AFP

Man United faces West Ham test with all eyes on Pogba

Sep 28, 2018 - 12:07 PM

The Paul Pogba-Jose Mourinho saga continues as Manchester United seems to be on the cusp of a full-blown crisis

CONTROVERSIAL. Manchester United  star Paul Pogba was recently filmed in a tense-looking exchange  with team manager Jose Mourinho at the club's training ground. Photo by Alain Grosclaude/AFP

IN NUMBERS: Etheridge leads Premier League penalty saves

Sep 11, 2018 - 5:48 PM

Neil Etheridge is on course to making the most penalty saves in the 2018-2019 English Premier League season

MEMORABLE. Neil Etheridge makes his first English Premier League penalty save against Bournemouth. Photo from Twitter (@Neil38Etheridge)

Neil Etheridge emerges as Cardiff game hero

Aug 18, 2018 - 10:42 PM

The Filipino-British goalkeeper saves a last-gasp penalty as Cardiff salvages a scoreless draw against Newcastle

MAN OF THE MATCH. Neil Etheridge and the Bluebirds earn their first Premier League point. Photo from @premierleague

Neil Etheridge: A Premier League dream comes true

Aug 13, 2018 - 2:36 PM

There is plenty to note about the Azkal's EPL debut, but mostly the self-belief that got him here

HISTORIC. Neil Etheridge is the first Southeast Asian to play in the English Premier League. Photo from Twitter (@Neil38Etheridge)


LOOK: Neil Etheridge makes 1st Premier League season penalty save

Aug 12, 2018 - 12:00 AM

The Azkals goalkeeper inks another page of history in his Premier League debut

MORE HISTORY. Neil Etheridge is officially the first Southeast Asian to play in the Premier League and he also makes the first penalty save of the season. Photo from Twitter (@premierleague)

Neil Etheridge: Gearing up for Premier League history

Aug 08, 2018 - 1:45 PM

The Azkals goalkeeper will debut in one of the world's biggest football leagues on Saturday, August 11

WORLD STAGE. Azkals Goalkeeper Neil Etheridge is the first Southeast Asian to play in the English Premier League. Photo from Instagram (@neil38etheridge)

Salah signs new long-term contract with Liverpool

Jul 02, 2018 - 7:20 PM

The Egyptian football star gets rewarded after a phenomenal season in the Premier League

DAZZLING. Mohamed Salah (right) holds the second-highest record for total of goals in a season in Liverpool's history. Photo by Paul Ellis/AFP

Neil Etheridge signs contract extension with Cardiff City until 2021

Jun 29, 2018 - 11:24 PM

The Azkals mainstay is set to contest for a starting slot with Cardiff's new signee Alex Smithies

EPL DEBUT UNDERWAY. Neil Etheridge will be seeing action with his newly-promoted Premier League team for 3 more years. Photo from Instagram (@neil38etheridge)

Manchester United to sign Brazil midfielder Fred

Jun 05, 2018 - 11:52 PM

United is hopeful that its first signing of the summer will be a significant step to beating Premier League champ Man City

AGREEMENT. Brazil's midfielder Fred is slated to join Man United days after the International friendly football match between Brazil and Croatia at Anfield in Liverpool on June 3, 2018. File Photo by Oli Scarff/AFP

An underdog all his life, Neil Etheridge proves worth among elite

May 10, 2018 - 6:17 PM

After years of disappointment, the Azkals mainstay basks in twin glory with the Philippine team and Cardiff City FC

PROMOTED. Neil Etheridge relishes in Cardiff's promotion to the Premier League. Photo from Instagram (@neil38etheridge)

Azkals keeper Etheridge makes history as Premier League’s first Southeast Asian player

May 06, 2018 - 10:52 PM

The Filipino-British earns the distinction after his club Cardiff City gained promotion in the world's most popular football league

BANNER YEAR. Neil Etheridge marks a big year with the Philippine Azkals and his club Cardiff City. Photo from Etheridge's Twitter account

Mitrovic stars as Fulham maintains bid for Premier League promotion

Apr 28, 2018 - 8:27 AM

The victory over Sunderland puts Fulham into second place

DECISIVE GOAL. In this file photo, Aleksandar Mitrovic celebrates after scoring a goal in a recent international friendly. The Serbian striker scores anew for Fulham against Sunderland. Photo by Daniel Leal-Olivas/AFP

Salah to hang around Liverpool longer – Henderson

Apr 24, 2018 - 10:02 AM

The Liverpool captain believes that Salah will not make the same decisions as Luis Suarez and Philip Coutinho who both moved to Barcelona

PLAYER OF THE YEAR. Mohamed Salah earns the Premier League's Player of the Year award with his feat of 41 goals in 46 appearances. Photo by Paul Ellis/AFP

Opportunity knocks for Arsenal in post-Wenger era

Apr 21, 2018 - 10:33 AM

After the changing of the guard, the Gunners may just find themselves back in the European football elite

FRUSTRATED. In this file photp, fans called for Arsene Wenger’s resignation as Arsenal slipped behind its Premier League rivals. Photo by AFP

Man City on verge of title after bouncing back at Spurs

Apr 15, 2018 - 12:29 PM

Liverpool's Mohamed Salah hits 40 to solidify the team's hold in the top 4

OPENER. Manchester City's Brazilian striker Gabriel Jesus (R) opens the scoreline in the 22nd minute of the English Premier League football match between Tottenham Hotspur and Manchester City at Wembley Stadium in London, on April 14, 2018. Photo by Ben Stansall/AFP

Ex-TNT import Glen Rice Jr. cut from Israeli league, punching incident apparently the last straw

Apr 11, 2018 - 1:50 PM

'Glen started to lose it a long time ago.'

HOT HEADED. Glen Rice Jr punching Guy Pnini is the last straw after his other misdemeanors, including threatening fans and slamming the ball whenever he doesn’t get favorable calls. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler