Category Archives: North England

Manchester Welsh part 2: Manchester City

This is the 2nd article looking into the impact that Welsh players/coaches have had on the two Manchester clubs. Neil Jones will now look at the blue half of the city, Manchester City, before going on to share a combined Manchester Welsh XI at the end. The club was founded in 1880 and were known […]

http://y-ddraig.co.uk/2017/08/17/manchester-welsh-part-2-manchester-city/

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Newcastle first win of the season

Promoted Newcastle scored their first goals and record their first points of the Premier League season with an impressive 3-0 win over a struggling West Ham. Compared to their first two games of the season against Tottenham and Huddersfield, the Magpies were able to expose the visitors on the wings and their effort paid off […]

https://jadesport.wordpress.com/2017/08/26/newcastle-swansea-clean-sheet/

Newcastle to pry $15 million Praet away from Sampdoria

The former Anderlecht man can help stabilize a Newcastle midfield which looked miserable on Sunday.

http://soccer.nbcsports.com/2017/08/21/newcastle-to-pry-15-million-praet-away-from-sampdoria/

Jese scores debut goal as Stoke beats Arsenal 1-0 in EPL

STOKE, England — Spanish forward Jese marked his debut for Stoke by scoring in a 1-0 win over Arsenal in the English Premier League on Saturday. Three days after joining on a season-long loan from Paris Saint-Germain, Jese was handed a start by Stoke manager Mark Hughes and showed why he was once regarded as…

http://nationalpost.com/pmn/sports-pmn/jese-scores-debut-goal-as-stoke-beats-arsenal-1-0-in-epl/wcm/d7e5c0bc-a146-4f1f-9da8-cf7c1e4815d6

Klopp reveals love for Anfield, Liverpool’s goal in victory

German coach has been waxing lyrical about Liverpool’s scrappy game-winner against Palace.

http://soccer.nbcsports.com/2017/08/19/klopp-reveals-love-for-anfield-liverpools-goal-in-victory/

Liverpool leave Coutinho out of Champions League squad

Back injury, or Barcelona bound? Reds will have to do without Coutinho for first leg of UCL playoff in Germany.

http://soccer.nbcsports.com/2017/08/14/liverpool-leave-coutinho-out-of-champions-league-squad/

Guardiola fine with favorite tag after Chelsea “killed” Man City

Labelled the favorites once again, not winning the title last season is still on Pep’s mind.

http://soccer.nbcsports.com/2017/08/12/guardiola-fine-with-favorite-tag-after-chelsea-killed-man-city/

Newcastle United 0-2 Tottenham Hotspur: Dele breaks through 10-man Magpies

Jonjo Shelvey was sent off and will face a significant ban for stepping on Dele’s ankle early in the second half.

http://soccer.nbcsports.com/2017/08/13/newcastle-united-0-2-tottenham-hotspur-dele-breaks-through-10-man-magpies/

9-man Chelsea loses 3-2 to Burnley to open EPL title defence

LONDON — Chelsea had two players sent off and lost 3-2 to Burnley as it started its English Premier League title defence on Saturday. Captain Gary Cahill was shown a straight red card for a studs-first lunge in the 13th minute, before the champions conceded three goals in a 20-minute period before halftime. Striker Sam…

http://nationalpost.com/pmn/sports-pmn/9-man-chelsea-loses-3-2-to-burnley-to-open-epl-title-defence/wcm/4a028858-7696-422d-9f6d-7061322ab0db

Crystal Palace 0-3 Huddersfield Town: Mounie sends Town top

Frank De Boer’s Selhurst Park bow only saw one ball go into the goal via a Palace player, a first half Joel Ward own goal.

http://soccer.nbcsports.com/2017/08/12/crystal-palace-0-3-huddersfield-town-mounie-sends-town-top/