Category Archives: North West

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

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/

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/

Man United loses 1-0 at Basel in Champions League

BASEL, Switzerland — Manchester United was deservedly beaten 1-0 by a spirited Basel in the Champions League on Wednesday, leaving all the qualification places open in Group A with one game remaining. Basel defender Michael Lang struck in the 89th minute to cap an impressive second half for the Swiss champion, which had struggled in…

http://nationalpost.com/pmn/sports-pmn/man-united-loses-1-0-at-basel-in-champions-league

Man United loses 1-0 at Basel in Champions League

BASEL, Switzerland — Manchester United was deservedly beaten 1-0 by a spirited Basel in the Champions League on Wednesday, leaving all the qualification places open in Group A with one game remaining. Basel defender Michael Lang struck in the 89th minute to cap an impressive second half for the Swiss champion, which had struggled in…

http://nationalpost.com/pmn/sports-pmn/man-united-loses-1-0-at-basel-in-champions-league

UK’s May tells divided party to ‘shape up’ and deliver

MANCHESTER, England — British Prime Minister Theresa May will announce a plan for new government-built homes as she tries to restore momentum to her divided administration. May’s Conservative Party is in a sour mood after a June election saw it reduced to a minority government. The poor result left a weakened May struggling to unite…

http://nationalpost.com/pmn/news-pmn/uks-may-tells-divided-party-to-shape-up-and-deliver

Klopp’s worst day as Liverpool coach as Man City wins 5-0

LONDON — Liverpool went from dishing out a humiliation to being on the receiving end of one. A 5-0 loss at Manchester City on Saturday handed Juergen Klopp his biggest loss in two years managing Liverpool. And it quickly punctured the optimism gathering around Liverpool following a 4-0 victory over Arsenal before the international break.…

http://nationalpost.com/pmn/sports-pmn/klopps-worst-day-as-liverpool-coach-as-man-city-wins-5-0

Premier League Transfer Rumors: 5 major deadline day deals that could happen

The Premier League’s transfer window slams shut on August 31st, and with a number of big clubs needing to make some moves, it’s shaping up to be one of the busiest finales in recent history. So, without further adieu, here’s a quick run-through about some of the key deals still on the table. Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain,…

http://ftw.usatoday.com/2017/08/premier-league-transfer-rumors-5-deadline-day-deals-arsenal-oxlade-chamberlain-alexis-sanchez-ross-barkley-danny-drinkwater-serge-aurier/

Liverpool and Everton Welsh: Part 1

Moving on from discussing about the Welsh players that have played for Manchester United and Manchester City, Y Ddraig writer Neil Jones will now look at the impact that Welsh players have had on the 2 Merseyside clubs: Liverpool and Everton. The history of these clubs is littered with triumphs and successes and many Welsh players have played […]

http://y-ddraig.co.uk/2017/08/20/liverpool-and-everton-welsh/