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Liverpool's Diogo Jota, center, celebrates after scoring his sides second goal during the English Premier League soccer match between Liverpool and Leicester City at Anfield stadium in Liverpool, England, Sunday, Nov. 22, 2020. (AP Photo/Jon Super)

Patched-up Liverpool eases to statement win over Leicester

Nov. 22, 2020 4:28 PM EST

So much for Liverpool struggling under the weight of its growing injury list. Deprived of top scorer Mohamed Salah, captain Jordan Henderson and three-quarters of their first-choice defense, the champions still easily dealt with Leicester -- the team that came into the weekend in first place in the Premier League...

Tottenham's manager Jose Mourinho, left, cheers Tottenham's Son Heung-min during the English Premier League soccer match between Tottenham Hotspur and Manchester City at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium in London, England, Saturday, Nov. 21, 2020. (Neil Hall/Pool via AP)

Tottenham top after beating Man City, Villa fades in EPL

Nov. 21, 2020 5:38 PM EST

LONDON (AP) — With his team top of the English Premier League, Jose Mourinho enjoyed bragging rights over Pep Guardiola in their longstanding rivalry as Tottenham beat Manchester City 2-0 on Saturday. Chelsea moved up to second while Aston Villa's strong early form continued to fade. A typical Guardiola...

This is a combinarion file photo of Colleen Rooney arrives for the Pride of Britain Awards at a central London venue, Monday, Oct. 3, 2011, and Rebekah Vardy arriving at The Sun Military Awards 2016 in London, Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2016.  A courtroom drama mixing celebrities, amateur sleuthing and social media has kicked off in London, where one famous soccer spouse denies leaking stories about another to the tabloid press. Rebekah Vardy is suing Coleen Rooney for libel after Rooney accused her of passing details of private Instagram posts to The Sun newspaper.  (AP Photo/Invision, File)

Vardy and Rooney face off in 'WAG wars' celebrity libel case

Nov. 19, 2020 9:14 AM EST

LONDON (AP) — A courtroom drama mixing celebrities, amateur sleuthing and social media kicked off in London on Thursday, where one famous soccer spouse denies leaking stories about another to the tabloid press. Rebekah Vardy is suing Coleen Rooney for libel after Rooney accused her of passing details of...

Leicester's Jamie Vardy scores his side's opening goal during the English Premier League soccer match between Leicester City and Wolverhampton Wanderers at the King Power Stadium in Leicester, England, Sunday, Nov. 8, 2020. (AP Photo/Rui Vieira, Pool)

Leicester ends on top after weekend of changing EPL leaders

Nov. 8, 2020 6:04 PM EST

MANCHESTER, England (AP) — With a trio of unfamiliar leaders, what lightheartedly became “Stop The Count” weekend in the Premier League ended with Leicester on top. Teams and disbelieving fans were riffing off President Donald Trump's post-election demand — starting Friday when...

Dortmund's Giovanni Reyna, right, and Zenit's Wilmar Barrios, left, challenge for the ball during the Champions League group F soccer match between Borussia Dortmund and Zenit Saint Petersburg in Dortmund, Germany, Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2020. (Bernd Thissen/Pool via AP)

Gio Reyna among 10 players who could make US debuts at Wales

Nov. 3, 2020 2:28 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Gio Reyna could make his U.S. debut next week on the eve of his 18th birthday. The Borussia Dortmund midfielder, a son of former U.S. captain Claudio Reyna, is among 10 players on the youthful 24-man American roster who could debut in an exhibition against Wales at Swansea on Nov. 12. The...

Leeds United's Rodrigo, right, heads the ball in front of Aston Villa's Douglas Luiz, during the English Premier League soccer match between Aston Villa and Leeds United at Villa Park in Birmingham, England, Friday, Oct. 23, 2020. (Michael Steele/Pool via AP)

The Latest: Rangers suspend 2 players for breaking protocol

Nov. 2, 2020 3:46 PM EST

The Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world: ___ The managing director of Scottish Premiership leader Rangers says the breaching of virus protocols by players Jordan Jones and George Edmundson is "totally unacceptable.” The duo have been suspended by the club pending an...

Liverpool's Diogo Jota celebrates after he scores his sides second goal during the English Premier League soccer match between Liverpool and West Ham United at Anfield stadium in Liverpool, England, Saturday, Oct. 31, 2020. (Peter Powell/Pool via AP)

Man City, Chelsea, Liverpool win as normality returns to EPL

Oct. 31, 2020 4:31 PM EDT

On a day uncertainty reigned in England as the nation prepared to go back into lockdown, the Premier League returned to something resembling normality. Three of the teams expected to contend for the title — Manchester City, Chelsea and Liverpool — all picked up wins in back-to-back fixtures on...

Everton's Lucas Digne, centre right, is shown a red card by the referee after a foul on Southampton's Kyle Walker-Peters during an English Premier League soccer match between Southampton and Everton at the St. Mary's stadium in Southampton, England, Sunday Oct. 25, 2020. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein, Pool)

Everton loses last unbeaten record in unpredictable EPL

Oct. 25, 2020 5:27 PM EDT

For the first time in more than half a century, England’s top division is without an unbeaten team after six rounds of games. Everton was the last side to relinquish its undefeated record in this most unpredictable of seasons, though the 2-0 loss at Southampton didn’t knock Carlo Ancelotti’s...

Tottenham's Gareth Bale reacts after West Ham's Manuel Lanzini scored his side's third goal during the English Premier League soccer match between Tottenham Hotspur and West Ham United at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium in London, England, Sunday, Oct. 18, 2020. (AP photo/Matt Dunham, Pool)

'It's really crazy': Late goals cap another wild day in EPL

Oct. 18, 2020 4:57 PM EDT

A two-week break for international matches has done nothing to suppress the relentless unpredictability of this season’s Premier League. Goals are flowing at an unprecedented level in the world’s most popular league and the drama continues unabated, the latest exhibition coming at Tottenham on...

Liverpool players in dejection end of the English Premier League soccer match between Aston Villa and Liverpool at the Villa Park stadium in Birmingham, England, Sunday, Oct. 4, 2020. Aston Villa won 7-2. (Cath Ivill/Pool via AP)

Man U lets in 6, Liverpool concedes 7 in incredible EPL day

Oct. 4, 2020 6:58 PM EDT

MANCHESTER, England (AP) — English football's biggest teams have never experienced a day like it. Liverpool and Manchester United were both comprehensively humiliated by defeats Sunday that rank among the heaviest in their history. Just when it looked like United's 6-1 collapse at home to Tottenham would...