- Fri Sep 15 10:29 PM
• Newcastle manager had to turn down helicopter ride to Swansea • Rafael
Benítez back in the dugout after surgery for Stoke’s visit Rafael
Benítez will be relieved to return to the dugout on Saturday after being forced to watch Newcastle United’s previous game on television at his home in the Wir...
- Fri Sep 15 5:31 PM
Benítez will be back in the Newcastle dugout after his hernia-related operation. His return means Mark Hughes can expect a warm welcome. José Mourinho may have declined to shake the Stoke manager’s hand last weekend but Benítez is a Hughes fan. “I don’t have any problems with Mark, ” he sa...
- Fri Sep 15 9:00 AM
Can Roy Hodgson’s meat and potatoes approach nourish Palace, will Alexis Sánchez regain centre stage for Arsenal and might Watford go top? Following the fiasco of Frank de Boer’s short reign at Selhurst Park, Roy Hodgson takes charge of a Crystal Palace team who have already suffered four scorele...
- Mon Sep 11 8:34 AM
Brighton provide perfect response, Everton are embarrassed, Liverpool have concerns beyond defence and Rafael
Benítez sees progress from afar Eddie Howe has worked wonders in overseeing Bournemouth’s exhilarating rise but his present task looks rather less attractive. They have yet to win a point...
- Sun Sep 10 11:03 PM
• United’s manager says he needed more height to cope with aerial threat • Mark Hughes hits back at ‘lazy’ claim as managers clash after 2-2 draw A game for Marouane Fellaini
: that was José Mourinho’s assessment after Manchester United dropped their first points of the season . The richest club i...
- Sun Sep 10 8:27 PM
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- Sun Sep 10 10:14 AM
• Incident occurred after Stoke drew 2-2 with Manchester United • Stoke manager Hughes earlier pushed Mourinho José Mourinho refused to shake Mark Hughes hand at the end of Manchester United’s 2-2 draw with Stoke City because he believed he was told to “fuck off” during the game by the Welshman....
- Sat Sep 9 7:40 PM
Manchester United conceded for the first time in the Premier League this season and dropped their first points against an impressive Stoke City who posed questions in a riveting contest. José Mourinho’s side remain leaders due to a superior goal difference to Manchester City, who earlier trounced...
- Sat Sep 9 4:39 PM
Updates from the 5.30pm BST kick-off at the bet365 Stadium Clockwatch: catch up with all Saturday’s goals Email email@example.com with your thoughts 4.39pm BST Stoke City make two changes to the team sent out at West Bromwich Albion before the international break. Ryan Shawcross is unf...