- Sun Dec 17 8:00 PM
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- Sat Dec 16 5:17 PM
Marcos Alonso’s delightful free-kick, his fourth league goal of the season, earned Chelsea the points against Southampton. The home side created numerous chances in a game that was played at full throttle throughout. Saints had their opportunities in the second half on the counterattack and they...
- Sat Dec 16 1:45 PM
Updates from across the Premier League, Championship and beyond Premier League: 10 things to look out for this weekend And email Ben or tweet @benfisherj to get in touch 3.05pm GMT So, here we are. Another Saturday where football, and plenty of it, takes precedent over even the very thought of po...
- Fri Dec 15 10:30 PM
• David Luiz
missing because of a serious knee problem, says manager • Alvaro Morata back in squad for home game against Southampton Antonio Conte says David Luiz
’s continued absence from Chelsea’s team stems solely from inflammation off a knee, a “serious” injury from which no return date has be...
- Fri Dec 15 3:36 PM
Antonio Conte expects to “suffer” against Southampton, which was a surprising choice of words before the visit of a team thrashed at home in midweek by Leicester. Yet Chelsea expect their visitors to be stung by that loss, and therefore much improved from the lethargic mishmash which succumbed to...
- Fri Dec 15 12:01 AM
Will there be goals galore again at the Etihad, could West Ham finish off Hughes and is Jack Wilshere
the man to bring some beauty back into Arsenal’s play? Since 2010-11, when the two games between these sides featured one goal between them, this has not been a fixture for goalkeepers. In 12 mee...
- Thu Dec 14 4:27 PM
• Saints were hammered 4-1 by Leicester on Wednesday • ‘We have to start to choose the players that want to help the club’ Mauricio Pellegrino has warned his Southampton players he is ready to ditch anyone that is not fully committed to the club. Pellegrino was forced to apologise to Saints fans...
- Wed Dec 13 9:44 PM
This time Southampton fans must have been grateful for Claude Puel’s restraint. The Frenchman would have been entitled to cackle heartily when the final whistle confirmed this win but he stuck to good manners. His team had already made his point in highly satisfying fashion, putting on a mastercl...