Wednesday, January 19th, 2022

Tag: league

English Premier League hit by record 103 Covid-19 cases between Dec 20-26

“The League can today confirm that between Monday 20 December and Sunday 26 December, 15,186 COVID-19 tests were administered on players and club staff,” the Premier League said in a statement on Monday. “Of...

Chelsea FC: An inside look at Premier League club’s fight against discrimination

It’s a club that’s not been shy to confront its past and is actively looking to create meaningful change through it’s ‘No To Hate’ campaign. CNN was recently granted exclusive behind-the-scenes access to the...

English Premier League witnesses surge in Covid-19 cases with 77% of players double jabbed

From December 13 to December 19, the league reported 90 new positive cases, more than twice the total of positive tests the week before (42). Prior to that, the league saw just 100 positive...

Premier League: Manchester City extends lead at the top as Chelsea loses ground in title race

Ruben Dias, Joao Cancelo, Riyad Mahrez and Raheem Sterling secured a comfortable win for City, which has now scored a remarkable 11 goals in two matches following the 7-0 drubbing of Leeds United in...

Premier League: Fourth game postponed due to Covid-19 outbreak

The league said in a statement that the increase in cases “has left the club with an insufficient number of players available to fulfill the match,” adding that Leicester City’s first-team training...

Champions League Draw: PSG to play Real Madrid after re-draw

European football’s governing body UEFA declared the initial draw void earlier on Monday after Manchester United was drawn by mistake and the English Premier League club will probably be relieved. United was initially drawn...

Kylian Mbappe and Lionel Messi inspire PSG to Champions League rout

With the French club already through to the knockout stages, this was largely an opportunity for PSG to flex its muscles, and its stars certainly helped to do that. Before supporters could even settle...

Chelsea and Manchester United play out pulsating draw in Premier League

Chelsea was completely dominant in the first half, striking the bar and forcing United goalkeeper David De Gea into numerous saves. But after the halftime break, Jadon Sancho pounced on a poor touch from...

Manchester City defeat Paris Saint-Germain as both teams qualify for Champions League knockout stages

Having been on the back foot throughout the first half, PSG took the lead at the start of the second period when Lionel Messi’s deflected cross was finished by Kylian Mbappe. But the lead...

Manchester United qualifies for Champions League knockout stages with 2-0 victory against Villarreal

Michael Carrick stood in as caretaker manager ahead of the game at the Estadio de la Ceramica, and he watched on as United struggled to create chances for much of the contest But his...