Liverpool victorious over Stoke City

Mo Salah came off the bench to score twice and secure an ultimately comfortable victory for Liverpool over Stoke that moves Jurgen Klopp's side up to fifth. Senegal winger Sadio Mane gave the Reds a controversial early lead, dinking the ball into the net after a marginal linesman's call. Stoke believed Liverpool

Guardiola’s City see off Stoke

​Two goals each for Sergio Aguero and Nolito secured a 4-1 win for Man City against Stoke at the bet365 Stadium on Saturday afternoon. Aguero continued his fine start to the season with his fifth and sixth goals of the campaign to put the visitors in control at half-time. Having missed two

Stats from Saturday’s Barclays Premier League

​Here's a round up of some stats from Saturday's Premier League...  Hull City 2-1 Leicester City Leicester City were the first reigning top-flight champions to lose their opening game of the following league season since Arsenal in 1989/90 - the Gunners lost 1-4 away at Manchester United on August 19, 1989. This was

Louis van Gaal feeling pressure to get win at Stoke

Louis van Gaal is not giving up hope of Manchester United winning the Premier League but concedes they need to get back to winning ways against Stoke. United head to the Britannia Stadium on Boxing Day on a run of three successive defeats that has led to increased speculation about Van

Adam Johnson charged with sex offences

Sunderland winger Adam Johnson has been charged with three offences of sexual activity with a child under 16 and one of grooming. Johnson was initially arrested on Monday March 2 and was charged after he answered his police bail on Thursday at Peterlee police station. The charge was confirmed by Durham Police

Stoke City’s Osaze Odemwingie resumes training

Stoke manager Mark Hughes has welcomed Peter Odemwingie back to training but has also revealed that Marc Muniesa has suffered a hamstring injury. Hughes, who has already lost Victor Moses for the season with a hamstring injury, is now set to be without Spanish central defender Muniesa for the foreseeable future. Erik

Premier League leaders battle to win

Chelsea extended their lead at the top of the Premier League to seven points after a 2-1 win over Stoke in which they were given a scare by Charlie Adam’s 59-yard strike. Eden Hazard gave Chelsea the lead from the penalty spot in the 39th minute after Philipp Wollscheid’s late challenge

Aston Villa through to FA Cup quarter finals

Scott Sinclair scored his first goal for Aston Villa in a 2-1 win over Leicester to send them through to the quarter-finals of the FA Cup. Leandro Bacuna's fine effort in the 68th minute opened the scoring for the home side after a goalless first half, with new boss Tim Sherwood