Manchester United are looking to dethrone fierce rivals Man City in the Premier League next season. Jose Mourinho will be raring to go in the English top-flight after enduring a rare trophyless campaign last season. The Portuguese manager guided United to their highest league finish since Sir Alex Ferguson retired, however the club have not won the top-prize in English football since 2013. United are the most successful club in Premier League history and will be hopeful of adding to their collection of 20 titles. Supporters will be itching for the football to resume already and fans will be eager to note the important dates in their diaries. MEN Sport take a look at all the key details you need to know regarding United's new fixture list for the 2018/19 Premier League season. When are the fixtures released? The Premier League fixtures for the 2018/19 season will be released on Thursday June 14. The release is expected to come at around 9am (BST) How are the matches chosen? The … [Read more...] about When are Manchester United’s 2018/19 Premier League fixtures released?
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Newcastle are already making plans for their second season back in the top flight and will look to cement themselves as a top 10 Premier League side. Rafa Benitez’s men became the first newly promoted side to finish in the top 10 for five years and the Spaniard is keen to improve the Magpies further next term. The Spaniard will be hard at work preparing transfer targets and the United boss will be able to start his early-season match preparation midway through next month when the Premier League fixtures are announced. It is always an eagerly anticipated day in the English football calendar and Newcastle will be hope to make a more positive start than last season after defeats to Tottenham and Huddersfield in their opening two games of the campaign. Below, we take a look at all the key details you need to know regarding the new fixture list for the 2018/19 Premier League season. When are the fixtures released? The Premier League fixtures for the 2018/19 season will be … [Read more...] about When are Newcastle’s 2018/19 Premier League fixtures announced?
Manchester United and Manchester City are already preparing to do battle when the Premier League returns next season. The Reds will be doing everything in their power to prevent the Blues from retaining the top prize in English football for the first time in their history. City's foundations for a record-breaking season were set by a phenomenal start to the last campaign, which saw them remain unbeaten in the league until January. And both clubs will be hoping for an electric start of the season when the action resumes in August. Supporters of both teams will be itching for the football to resume already and fans will be eager to note the important dates in their diaries. M.E.N. Sport take a look at all the key details you need to know regarding the new fixture list for the 2018/19 Premier League season. When are the fixtures released? The Premier League fixtures for the 2018/19 season will be released on Thursday June 14. The release is expected to come at around 9am (BST) How are … [Read more...] about When are the Premier League fixtures released for the 2018/19 season?
Stoke was relegated from the Premier League after a 10-year stay as it crashed to a 2-1 loss to Crystal Palace on Saturday. The 19th-placed Potters went into their penultimate game of the season desperate to boost their survival hopes with what would have been a first victory in 13 matches. Stoke took the lead through Xherdan Shaqiri's 43rd-minute free kick at the bet365 Stadium, but James McArthur equalized for Palace in the 68th and Patrick van Aanholt netted the winner in the 86th. Stoke is three points behind 17th-place Swansea with one game remaining, but the Swans' midweek fixture against third-bottom Southampton means Paul Lambert's side cannot escape the drop. Lambert replaced the fired Mark Hughes as manager in January. Palace lost its first seven games but is now mathematically safe, completing the considerable upturn in its fortunes after Roy Hodgson succeeded Frank De Boer early in the campaign. West Ham takes giant step toward Premier League safety West Ham took a … [Read more...] about English Premier League: Stoke relegated, Crystal Palace safe, West Ham take giant step toward safety
Danny Welbeck scored twice to help Arsenal beat Southampton 3-2 in a Premier League game that ended with two sendings-off on Sunday. Southampton defender Jack Stephens was shown red in injury time when he reacted to Jack Wilshere tugging his shirt by pushing the Arsenal midfielder to the ground. Stephens, his shirt in tatters, left the pitch as Wilshere was booked for his tactical foul. Then Mohamed Elneny was shown red after he pushed the visiting players while they were trying to take a free kick quickly. Southampton was looking for the equalizer after Welbeck grabbed the home side's winner late, minutes after missing an easier chance to score. Shane Long had rewarded Southampton's enterprising start when he nipped ahead of Shkodran Mustafi to end his goal-drought in the 17th minute. It was just the Ireland striker's second league goal of the season and his first since Jan. 2. But Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang equalized with a fine finish shortly afterward, taking his tally to six goals … [Read more...] about English Premier League: Arsenal beat relegation-threatened Southampton 3-2, Chelsea held by West Ham