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Chelsea, Man City win big without playing a striker in EPL

Oct. 23, 2021 14:57 PM EDT

Chelsea and Manchester City didn't field a recognized striker between them for their Premier League games on Saturday. It didn't stop them combining for 11 goals in ominous displays by the two title contenders. Missing injured strikers Romelu Lukaku...

City reasserts title credentials as rivals drop points

Sep. 25, 2021 16:25 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — Manchester City reasserted its Premier League title credentials on a day all of its big rivals dropped points. City delivered a statement performance in a 1-0 win at Stamford Bridge on Saturday to move second in the league standings, level on points with...

Pulisic among UK-based who could miss US qualifier at Panama

Sep. 17, 2021 16:10 PM EDT

The British government is keeping Panama on its red list, which means the United States may have to play without star Christian Pulisic and several other U.K.-based players for its World Cup qualifier at the Central American nation on Oct. 10. The U.S. plays at Panama...

Greenwood's goals well timed before Ronaldo's United return

Aug. 29, 2021 15:19 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — Mason Greenwood is making sure Manchester United doesn't neglect his scoring abilities when Cristiano Ronaldo returns. The 19-year-old striker — who is almost half Ronaldo's age — has now scored in all three matches for United at the start of the...

Lukaku marks Chelsea return with goal, Kane back for Spurs

Aug. 22, 2021 16:36 PM EDT

Romelu Lukaku and Harry Kane, two of the world's best strikers, were back in action in the Premier League on Sunday after some time away. Lukaku made the better impression. Making the first appearance of his second spell at Chelsea, the Belgium...

Grealish nets 1st goal for 5-star City, Liverpool wins again

Aug. 21, 2021 15:42 PM EDT

Jack Grealish closed his eyes, looked toward the sky, and stuck his index fingers into his ears. A goal celebration most famously performed by Netherlands star Memphis Depay probably didn’t stop the England international hearing the chant of “Super Jack Grealish”...

Goal feast for fans as Man U, Chelsea, Liverpool win in EPL

Aug. 14, 2021 15:32 PM EDT

The return of near-capacity crowds fueled a barrage of goals and a bunch of home wins on the first Saturday of the English Premier League season. Fans at Old Trafford particularly enjoyed themselves. More than 72,000 spectators — Britain’s biggest...