- Sat Dec 30 7:37 PM
Manchester United again managed only a point when three is the requirement. This latest draw followed those with Leicester City and Burnley and means José Mourinho’s side slips to third in the table behind a resurgent Chelsea. United are becalmed and the downbeat mood is furthered by concern over...
- Sat Dec 30 5:15 PM
Honours and points were shared here, just as they were when the sides met at Turf Moor earlier in the season, though a second goalless game was not without incident. Burnley had a strong claim for a second-half penalty waved away when Jonas Lössl appeared to bring down Jeff Hendrick in the box, t...
- Fri Dec 29 4:22 PM
• Chilean confronted after Arsenal’s win against Burnley at Turf Moor • Some players did not celebrate with 29-year-old after goals at Palace Alexis Sánchez was at the heart of a dressing-room bust-up after Arsenal’s away win over Burnley last month and the tensions between the Chile striker and...
- 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...