Category Archives: North West Sport

Man City wins derby, EPL title race turning into procession

MANCHESTER, England — Surely nothing can stop Manchester City now. The race for the Premier League title is turning into a procession after City beat fierce rival Manchester United 2-1 on Sunday, extending its lead to 11 points in a record-breaking start to the season. This 14th straight victory for City is a record run…

http://nationalpost.com/pmn/sports-pmn/man-city-wins-derby-epl-title-race-turning-into-procession

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City beats United 2-1 in Manchester derby, leads EPL by 11

MANCHESTER, England — Manchester City capitalized on two defensive lapses by Romelu Lukaku to claim a record-setting 2-1 win over Manchester United and open up an 11-point lead over its fierce rival in the Premier League on Sunday. Both of Lukaku’s mistakes came in United’s penalty area while the forward was defending set pieces, with…

http://nationalpost.com/pmn/sports-pmn/city-beats-united-2-1-in-manchester-derby-leads-epl-by-11

To Man City go the spoils

Heroics at both ends led Manchester City to a 2-1 win at Old Trafford.

http://soccer.nbcsports.com/2017/12/10/to-man-city-go-the-spoils/

Liverpool 1-1 Everton: An absolute heist

Mohamed Salah scored his 19th Liverpool goal in the first half, and Everton couldn’t find a chance for most of the match.

http://soccer.nbcsports.com/2017/12/10/liverpool-1-1-everton-an-absolute-heist/

Newcastle United 2-3 Leicester City: An own goal divides them

Riyad Mahrez and Demarai Gray scored after Leicester had gone down 1-0, and Leicester is on 23 points after the win.

http://soccer.nbcsports.com/2017/12/09/newcastle-united-2-3-leicester-city-an-own-goal-divides-them/

Mourinho aims dig at Guardiola over Silva injury

MANCHESTER, England — Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho suggested rival coach Pep Guardiola isn’t telling the truth in making David Silva a doubt for Manchester City ahead of the derby. Guardiola said Silva was injured against West Ham on Sunday and that “I don’t know if he is able to play on Sunday” against United.…

http://nationalpost.com/pmn/sports-pmn/mourinho-aims-dig-at-guardiola-over-silva-injury

Mourinho: Pogba starts Tuesday, caution with Zlatan

United’s weekend may make the difference between a true title fight and the polishing of a place in City’s trophy case.

http://soccer.nbcsports.com/2017/12/04/mourinho-pogba-starts-tuesday-caution-with-zlatan/

Mourinho hits out at Arsenal, Koscielny after Man United win

Mourinho not happy with Arsenal as his side withstand onslaught to keep the heat on Man City.

http://soccer.nbcsports.com/2017/12/02/mourinho-hits-out-at-arsenal-koscielny-after-man-united-win/

Everton 2-0 Huddersfield: Perfect start for Allardyce

A huge week for the Toffees as Big Sam wins on his debut.

http://soccer.nbcsports.com/2017/12/02/everton-2-0-huddersfield-perfect-start-for-allardyce/

Leicester City 1-0 Burnley: Foxes on the rise

The win moves Claude Puel’s bunch ninth with 20 points, while seventh-place Burnley is level with Spurs on 20 points.

http://soccer.nbcsports.com/2017/12/02/leicester-city-1-0-burnley-foxes-on-the-rise/