- Tue Dec 26 9:28 PM
José Mourinho pointed to how Manchester City have bought full-backs ‘for the price of strikers’ after his side could only draw 2-2 with Burnley at Old Trafford. Mourinho added that his team are rebuilding and said Arsenal and Tottenham should be equally criticised for struggling to mount a title...
- Tue Dec 26 5:09 PM
This is becoming a dire festive period for José Mourinho. The 2-2 draw with Burnley followed Saturday’s identical result at Leicester City so Manchester United will trail Manchester City by 15 points should Pep Guardiola’s men beat Newcastle United on Wednesday evening. Continue reading
- Tue Dec 26 2:00 PM
Live Premier League updates from the 3pm kick-offs Premier League fans’ half-time verdict – part 1: Arsenal to Liverpool Premier League fans’ half-time verdict - part 2: Man City to West Ham Email Michael or tweet: @michaelbutler18 11.59am GMT Are you bored of Christmas? Ready to poke your head a...
- Mon Dec 25 10:30 PM
• Spurs forward equalled Shearer’s calendar-year haul with hat-trick at Burnley • ‘We might not have seen the best of Harry yet, ’ says Mauricio Pochettino Harry Kane will have the chance on Boxing Day to break Alan Shearer’s 22-year-old record of 36 Premier League goals in a calendar year, when...
- Sun Dec 24 8:30 AM
The Observer fans’ network on the season so far: Burnley flying high, Big Sam at Goodison and Liverpool’s spectacular slip-ups • Part 2: Manchester City to West Ham Once again, we’ve flattered to deceive. The two high-points so far have been the way we’ve put our deluded neighbours back in their...
- Sat Dec 23 7:35 PM
Dele Alli is not going to win any popularity awards this Christmas. Fresh from his ugly challenge on Kevin De Bruyne last week he was booked after just four minutes of this game for going in studs up on Charlie Taylor, and was arguably lucky still to be on the pitch when he won the penalty that p...
- Sat Dec 23 4:44 PM
Minute-by-minute Premier League updates, 5.30pm kick-off (GMT) Wanyama expected to return for Tottenham during festive period Paulinho: ‘Everyone said: “Bah, his career is over.” Now I’m at Barça’ And feel free to email Barry or tweet @bglendenning 4.44pm GMT Tottenham’s manager has shipped out f...
- Fri Dec 22 4:30 PM
Burnley could not have imagined when drawing at Wembley in August that they would be higher in the table than Tottenham when the return fixture came around. The visitors will be anxious to put the 4-1 defeat at Manchester City on their last trip to the north west behind them, while the home side...