Given to start cup semi

Boss Tim Sherwood has confirmed Shay Given will start Aston Villa's FA Cup semi final against Liverpool....

Gunners learnt from Wigan cup scare

Defender Per Mertesacker believes Arsenal have become a stronger unit from their FA Cup success of last season, but cannot...
Pearce: More to Royals than form

Pearce: More to Royals than form

A five-match winless streak is far from ideal preparation for an FA Cup semi-final against Arsenal - but Alex Pearce...

Mignolet eyes cup and top four spot

Mignolet eyes cup and top four spot

Liverpool goalkeeper Simon Mignolet insists choosing between an FA Cup victory and finishing in the top four would be like...

Barca players urged to stay focused

Barca players urged to stay focused

Barcelona coach Luis Enrique has warned his players not to lose their focus after their stunning 3-1 win at Paris St Germain in the Champions League....

Pellegrini demands quick response

Manuel Pellegrini needs a response from his Manchester City team as they prepare to return to action after last week's...

Arteta confident over new deal

Arsenal captain Mikel Arteta is confident it will take just five minutes to put the finishing touches to a contract...
Pearson: Leicester still underdogs

Pearson: Leicester still underdogs

Nigel Pearson insists Leicester are still underdogs in their relegation battle and admits he has asked himself some tough questions this season....

Burnley are fearless - Martinez

Burnley are fearless - Martinez

Everton manager Roberto Martinez sees a fearlessness in relegation-threatened Burnley similar to that displayed by his Wigan team in surviving...

Pardew wary of Pulis' Palace wisdom

Pardew wary of Pulis' Palace wisdom

Crystal Palace boss Alan Pardew concedes Tony Pulis will hold a huge advantage when the former Eagles manager takes his...

Nathan set for Chelsea

Chelsea appear on the verge of completing a move for Brazil teenager Nathan Allan de Souza....

Liverpool to spend big in summer Portuguese triple binge?

Reports are coming in thick and fast regarding the transfer lists of Premier League managers as well as clubs looking...
Stoke linked with El Ouriachi

Stoke linked with El Ouriachi

Stoke are set to complete their third signing from Barcelona in less than two years, according to the agent of Morroccan winger Moha El Ouriachi....

United confident of securing Khedira deal in the summer

United confident of securing Khedira deal in the summer

Reports in the Sun newspaper this morning suggest that Manchester United are confident of gaining the signature of Sami Khedira...

United to snatch Ings from under the noses of Reds

United to snatch Ings from under the noses of Reds

Manchester United have entered the race to sign the Burnley striker, stealing a march on rivals who have been looking to land the 22-year-old....

World football News

Gordon Grabs Galaxy Winner

The LA Galaxy moved off the foot of the MLS Western Conference with a narrow 1-0 victory over the Seattle Sounders on Sunday....

Lazio win again as Roma stumble

Lazio replaced their fierce city rivals Roma as the leading challengers in the battle to chase down Serie A leaders...

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Barclays Premier League table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Chelsea 32 39 76
2 Arsenal 32 31 66
3 Man Utd 33 28 65
4 Man City 32 31 61
5 Liverpool 32 11 57
6 Southampton 33 21 56
7 Tottenham Hotspur 32 4 54
8 Swansea 33 -4 47
9 Stoke 33 -3 46
10 West Ham 32 2 43

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