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Soccer-Van Gaal at eccentric best in
Soccer-Van Gaal at eccentric best in "sex masochism" outburst

Britain Football Soccer - Manchester United v Leicester City - Barclays Premier League - Old Trafford - 1/5/16. Manchester United manager Louis Van Gaal at the end of the match. Action Images via Reuters / Jason Cairnduff. LivepicLONDON (Reuters) - Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal was at his bizarre best again after his team's 1-1 Premier league draw with Leicester City as he complained that a hair-pulling incident during the match was on

May 2 2016
European roundup - Barca stay ahead, Leicester on brink
European roundup - Barca stay ahead, Leicester on brink

Football Soccer - Real Betis v Barcelona- Spanish Liga BBVA - Benito de Villamarin stadium, Seville - 30/4/16 Barcelona's Ivan Rakitic celebrates with team mates after scoring. REUTERS / Marcelo del Pozo LONDON (Reuters) - Barcelona remained at the La Liga summit as the top three sides all won while Leicester City and Bayern Munich missed the chance to secure the Premier League and Bundesliga titles.Bayern were held to a 1-1 home draw by Borussi

May 2 2016
Greatest Premier League XI of all time
Greatest Premier League XI of all time

There have been some truly great players who have graced the Premier League ever since its inception in 1992. Some world class stars have thrilled and enthralled all of us with their astonishing performances. The Premier League is considered to be the most exciting league in the world and to pick an all-time XI from such a vast choice of so many great players is no easy task. However, we took up the challenge and the team looks absolutely un

May 1 2016
Arsenal 1-0 Norwich: 5 talking points
Arsenal 1-0 Norwich: 5 talking points

Arsenal won thanks to a goal from Danny WelbeckArsenal tightened their grip on a Champions League spot as they overcame a stubborn Norwich City to register a 1-0 victory at the Emirates Stadium. Substitute Danny Welbeck scored within four minutes of being introduced as he belted an Olivier Giroud knockdown to score the decisive goal.Norwich created a plethora of chances but failed to beat Petr Cech.Here are the 5 talking points of the g

May 1 2016
Wenger says Arsenal protesters full of
Wenger says Arsenal protesters full of "disappointed love"

Britain Football Soccer - Arsenal v Norwich City - Barclays Premier League - Emirates Stadium - 30/4/16. Arsenal fans protest with signs on the 78th minute. Action Images via Reuters / Tony O'Brien. LivepicBy Neil RobinsonLONDON (Reuters) - Arsene Wenger dismissed protests against him as more "disappointed love" than "real aggression" after disenchanted supporters held up banners calling for his resignation in the 1-0 victory over Norwich in the

Newcastle boost survival hopes, Sunderland snatch draw
Newcastle boost survival hopes, Sunderland snatch draw

Britain Football Soccer - Stoke City v Sunderland - Barclays Premier League - The Britannia Stadium - 30/4/16 Sunderland's Lamine Kone in action with Stoke's Peter Crouch Action Images via Reuters / Carl Recine LivepicBy Martyn HermanLONDON (Reuters) - Two crucial penalties, one saved and one converted, added a fresh twist to a desperate relegation dogfight between bitter north-east rivals Newcastle United and Sunderland on Saturday.With Leiceste

Apr 30 2016
Danny Welbeck's goal helps Arsenal defeat Norwich 1-0
Danny Welbeck's goal helps Arsenal defeat Norwich 1-0

Substitute Danny Welbeck put Arsenal ahead with their first shot on target. Manager Arsene Wenger named an unchanged squad from last week’s 0-0 draw with Sunderland, despite the fact Olivier Giroud has failed to score in his last 14 league games. Norwich, who were in 19th place, were desperate to get a result and climb out of the relegation zone.First Half:The first half was typical of Arsenal’s season as they dominated possessio

Apr 30 2016
Townsend cracker lifts Newcastle out of relegation zone
Townsend cracker lifts Newcastle out of relegation zone

Britain Football Soccer - Newcastle United v Crystal Palace - Barclays Premier League - St James' Park - 30/4/16 Crystal Palace's Wayne Hennessey in action with Newcastle's Andros Townsend Reuters / Andrew Yates LivepicREUTERS - Newcastle United moved out of the relegation zone after a superb Andros Townsend free kick and a penalty save by Karl Darlow gave them a vital 1-0 home win over Crystal Palace on Saturday. The result lifted the Magpies to

Apr 30 2016
The finish line beckons for clubs in the Premier League
The finish line beckons for clubs in the Premier League

Sunderland and Newcastle will be battling to stay in the Premier LeagueIn a season characterised by wild gyrations in the form of just about every club, with the notable exceptions of Leicester and the already relegated Aston Villa, there are still so many clubs for whom the roller coaster hasn’t quite come to a halt as yet. Well, except for Aston Villa and the clubs from 10th to 16th spot.Let us start at the bottom – well, second fro

Apr 30 2016
Arsene Wenger claims banks demanded him to sign for five years for stadium loan
Arsene Wenger claims banks demanded him to sign for five years for stadium loan

Arsenal manager Arsene WengerArsenal manager Arsene Wenger has said his commitment to the club helped ensure the bank loans which were used to build the Emirates Stadium.Arsenal fans are reportedly set to stage a protest this weekend after a disappointing season where Arsenal saw their title hopes fade away."When we built the stadium the banks demanded that I signed for five years," the 66-year-old Frenchman was quoted as saying by

Apr 30 2016
Glorious summer in sight for Leicester City after many winters of discontent
Glorious summer in sight for Leicester City after many winters of discontent

Football Soccer - Leicester City v Swansea City - Barclays Premier League - The King Power Stadium - 15/16 - 24/4/16 Leicester fans hold up banners Action Images via Reuters / Jason CairnduffBy Michael HoldenLEICESTER, England (Reuters) - When King Richard III was reinterred in Leicester in March last year 500 years after his death, fans of the English city's unheralded soccer club might have thought it too was dead and buried.Richard's remains h

Apr 29 2016
Arsene Wenger wants Arsenal to do well after he departs
Arsene Wenger wants Arsenal to do well after he departs

Arsene joined Arsenal in 1996.Arsenal head coach Arsene Wenger says he wants the football club to do better after he leaves.Under Wenger, Arsenal have won the English Premier League (EPL) three times. But since 2004, they have failed to win the competition and their success has been limited to only the FA Cup."I wish when I go the club goes higher up and wins the Champions League and Championship every year," Wenger was quoted as saying

Apr 29 2016
Luis Enrique responsible for Barcelona’s April slip up
Luis Enrique responsible for Barcelona’s April slip up

Pique celebrates scoring against Madrid9.45 pm 02 April 2016, when Gerard Pique headed FC Barcelona to a 1-0 lead in the El Clasico derby, the Catalans went 13 points ahead of Real Madrid and 9 points ahead of Atletico Madrid. I was there chanting “Pique Pique” from the stands. The world seemed so beautiful.15 days and 30 minutes later, i.e. 10.15 pm, 17 April 2016, Gerard Pique missed an open goal (ironically the

Apr 29 2016
'Difficult climate' at Emirates Stadium cost Arsenal league title - Wenger
'Difficult climate' at Emirates Stadium cost Arsenal league title - Wenger

Football Soccer - Sunderland v Arsenal - Barclays Premier League - Stadium of Light - 24/4/16 Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger. Action Images via Reuters / Lee Smith/ LivepicREUTERS - A "difficult climate" at Emirates Stadium contributed to Arsenal's poor home form this season and eventually led to the team missing out on a chance to win the Premier League title, manager Arsene Wenger said on Friday.Among the top five teams, fourth-placed Arsenal ha

Apr 29 2016
5 youngsters who are at the crossroads in their career
5 youngsters who are at the crossroads in their career

This season of football has seen the emergence of a few talented footballers who have gone on and achieved great things with their club. Tottenham Hotspur's Dele Alli has been a revelation for the club ending his season on a high by winning the PFA Young Player of the Year award. Similarly, Arsenal have brought on another one of their youth products to the fore in Alex Iwobi and who can ignore the brilliant Marcus Rashford who has time a

Apr 29 2016
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