Southampton 3 Everton 0

Southampton 3 Everton 0 Southampton ended their poor run of Premier League form by overcoming a lacklustre Everton side 3-0 at St Mary’s Stadium on Saturday. A Romelu Lukaku own-goal combined with second-half goals from Graziano Pelle and Maya Yoshida ensured that Ronald Koeman’s men secured their first victory in five league outings.  Much had been made of Southampton’s injury…

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Tottenham 2 Burnley 1: Lamela stunner wins it for Spurs

Tottenham 2 Burnley 1: Lamela stunner wins it for Spurs Erik Lamela’s superb first Premier League goal earned Tottenham a 2-1 win over Burnley in an entertaining encounter at White Hart Lane. The Argentinian, who arrived for a club-record fee from Roma prior to the 2013-14 campaign, had previously gone 25 league appearances without finding…

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Barcelona 5 Cordoba 0: Suarez opens Liga account

Barcelona 5 Cordoba 0: Suarez opens Liga account Luis Suarez opened his La Liga account as Barcelona comfortably beat Cordoba 5-0 to move a point behind leaders Real Madrid. The Uruguay international has struggled to impose himself in Spain since his big-money move from Liverpool, but he finally netted his first league goal for the…

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Aston Villa 1 Manchester United 1

Aston Villa 1 Manchester United 1 Manchester United’s winning run came to an end on Saturday as they were held to a 1-1 Premier League draw by 10-man Aston Villa. Louis van Gaal’s side travelled to Birmingham on the back of six straight wins and boasting an excellent record at Villa, who had lost to Midlands…

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Werder Bremen 2 Borussia Dortmund

Werder Bremen 2 Borussia Dortmund Werder Bremen moved off the bottom of the Bundesliga with an important 2-1 home win over struggling Borussia Dortmund on Saturday. The hosts were ahead inside three minutes courtesy of Davie Selke’s curled strike before the 19-year old turned provider by setting up Fin Bartels to stroke home just after the…

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Sterling revels in Golden Boy award

Sterling revels in Golden Boy award Liverpool forward Raheem Sterling has spoken of his pride after being crowned the winner of the prestigious Golden Boy award. Sterling was selected for the honour, handed out on behalf of a number of leading European newspapers, from a 40-man shortlist following an impressive calendar year. The England international helped Liverpool run Manchester…

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Manchester City 3 Crystal Palace 0

Manchester City 3 Crystal Palace 0 David Silva scored twice as Manchester City beat Crystal Palace 3-0 to move level on points with Premier League leaders Chelsea. The Spain midfielder struck twice in the second half on his 200th appearance for the club at the Etihad Stadium on Saturday, as the champions stretched their winning run…

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Hart signs new City contract

Manchester City goalkeeper Joe Hart has signed a three-year contract extension with the club. The England number one’s existing deal had been due to expire in 2016, but he will now remain at the Etihad Stadium until 2019. Hart is the sixth City player to sign a new deal this year, following in the footsteps…

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Di Maria a chance, Rojo ruled out

Di Maria a chance, Rojo ruled out Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal confirmed Angel di Maria could play against Aston Villa but ruled out Marcos Rojo due to injury. United will travel to Villa on Saturday looking to extend their winning streak in the Premier League to seven matches but they will have to…

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Flying Eagles Bang Ten Goals

Flying Eagles Bang Ten Goals Nigeria Amateur side, Highlanders FC were the latest team to suffer defeat to the Manu Garba led Flying Eagles, losing 10-0 in a friendly game on Friday. However, Highlanders had the first attempt on goal through the impressive 14-year-old Ahmed Babayaro who left goalkepper Dele Alampasu sprawling on the floor…

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