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Tag Archives: English Premier League soccer

Lukaku fires Man U to winning start – Hammers crushed

MANCHESTER, United Kingdom, Aug 13, (AFP): Romelu Lukaku introduced himself to Old Trafford in triumphant fashion with two goals as Manchester United crushed West Ham United 4-0 in an impressive Premier League opener on Sunday. The Belgium striker, a £75 million ($97.6 million, 82.5 million euros) signing from Everton, struck …

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Liverpool, Arsenal through, Spurs out – Hull, Newcastle and Leeds reach last 8

LONDON, Oct 26, (RTRS): Daniel Sturridge sent Liverpool into the League Cup quarter-finals and gave his manager a reminder of his talents with two clinical goals in a 2-1 win over Tottenham Hotspur. The England striker has struggled to convince Liverpool boss Juergen Klopp this season, but he was a …

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Ruthless City set club record – Pep still perfect

MANCHESTER, United Kingdom, Sept 17, (AFP): Manchester City continued their perfect start under Pep Guardiola as a ruthless 4-0 victory over Bournemouth gave them an eighth successive win and a piece of club history. Their latest success, secured by goals from Kevin de Bruyne, Kelechi Iheanacho, Raheem Sterling and Ilkay …

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Celtic thrash 10-man Rangers – Dembele bags hat-trick in first Old Firm derby in 4 yrs

GLASGOW, Sept 10, (AFP): Moussa Dembele grabbed a hat-trick on his debut as Celtic thrashed 10 men Rangers 5-1 at Parkhead in the first Old Firm derby in four years. The French striker, only playing due to an injury to top scorer Leigh Griffiths, became the first player to score a …

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Foxes ready for City test – Chelsea host United

LONDON, Feb 5, (AFP): Claudio Ranieri believes Leicester will pass an acid test of their title credentials with flying colours when the shock Premier League leaders face Manchester City on Saturday. Ranieri’s side have provided one of the most captivating stories in the Premier League era with their fairytale rise, …

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Man Utd ‘embarrassed’ in loss to Bournemouth – Cabaye helps Palace end Saints hoodoo

BOURNEMOUTH, England, Dec 12, (Agencies): Manchester United conceded directly from a second-minute corner on their way to a humbling 2-1 loss at Bournemouth in the Premier League on Saturday, capping a humiliating week for England’s biggest club that began with a Champions League group-stage exit. In front of 11,500 fans …

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