Category: International Sports

Wenger: Criticism a farce

Wenger: Criticism a farce

​Arsene Wenger has slammed speculation over his future as Arsenal boss, insisting it is “becoming a farce”. Wenger reacted to yet more questions from journalists after his side were dumped out of the FA Cup quarter-finals with a 2-1 defeat at home to Watford. The loss was their fourth in six matches and followed a [&hellip

Watford dump Arsenal out

Watford dump Arsenal out

​Watford have made it through to the FA Cup semi-finals after a 2-1 win against holders Arsenal at the Emirates Stadium. Odion Ighalo opened the scoring five minutes after the restart, striking on the turn from 10 yards, before Adlene Guedioura made it 2-0 on 63 minutes with an incredible 20-yard strike from the right [&hellip

Liverpool overpower United

Liverpool overpower United

​Liverpool took full control of their Europa League last-16 tie with Manchester United with an assured 2-0 first-leg victory at Anfield on Thursday. Daniel Sturridge’s 20th-minute penalty set the Reds on their way in the first European meeting between England’s two most-decorated clubs, beating David de Gea from 12 yards after Memphis Depay was contentiously [&hellip

Chelsea out as Ibra strikes

Chelsea out as Ibra strikes

​Zlatan Ibrahimovic scored one and set up another as Paris Saint-Germain beat Chelsea 2-1 (4-2 on aggregate) to knock the Blues out of the Champions League for the second year running on Wednesday night. Adrien Rabiot swept home the striker’s cross to put PSG on their way to the quarter-finals after 16 minutes at Stamford [&hellip

Benteke penalty snatches win

Benteke penalty snatches win

​Christian Benteke won and scored a controversial injury-time penalty as 10-man Liverpool came from behind to claim a dramatic 2-1 win over Crystal Palace at Selhurst Park. Joe Ledley scored his first goal in 33 appearances to give Alan Pardew’s side the lead in the 48th minute and Palace’s chances of ending an 11-game run [&hellip

Cech facing four weeks out

Cech facing four weeks out

​Arsene Wenger has confirmed goalkeeper Petr Cech will be sidelined for three to four weeks with a calf injury. The Czech Republic international suffered the injury as he raced back towards his own penalty area after coming up for a corner in the last minute of his side’s 2-1 home defeat to Swansea on Wednesday, a result [&hellip

Wenger: Confidence is going

Wenger: Confidence is going

​Arsene Wenger has admitted Arsenal’s confidence is shot in the wake of the Gunners’ 2-1 home Premier League defeat to Swansea. Arsenal take on Tottenham in the north London derby at White Hart Lane on Saturday, now trailing Premier League leaders Leicester City by six points with 10 games to play. Wenger’s men blew the chance to cut [&hellip

Arsenal misery continues

Arsenal misery continues

Arsenal’s title hopes suffered another major blow as Swansea ran out 2-1 winners at the Emirates on Wednesday night. The Gunners had taken the lead through Joel Campbell in the 15th minute, but Wayne Routledge then levelled just after the half-hour mark for the Swans. Arsenal hit the woodwork three times, and missed a host [&hellip

Leicester title tilt stumbles

Leicester title tilt stumbles

​Leicester’s title challenge was dealt a blow as they were held to a 2-2 draw by West Brom at the King Power Stadium. Tony Pulis’ side had taken the lead through Salomon Rondon in the 11th minute, before Leicester hit back through Danny Drinkwater’s deflected strike. The Foxes completed the turnaround in first half stoppage [&hellip

Nervy Chelsea earn narrow win

Nervy Chelsea earn narrow win

​Kenedy scored the fastest Premier League goal of the season to help Chelsea extend their unbeaten run in the Premier League to 12 matches following a 2-1 victory over Norwich at Carrow Road. It took Guus Hiddink’s side, who are now up to eighth, just 39 seconds to break the deadlock with Kenedy drilling a [&hellip