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Manchester City wins FA Cup and sweeps English men's football trophies

May. 18, 2019 1:50 PM EDT
LONDON (AP) — Manchester City wins FA Cup and sweeps English men's football trophies.

Title addict Guardiola retains Premier League with Man City

May. 12, 2019 6:56 PM EDT

BRIGHTON, England (AP) — All the strain Pep Guardiola feels during the pursuit of titles becomes worthwhile when a winners' medal is placed around his neck. It happens a lot. Manchester City won its second straight Premier League trophy on Sunday, finishing one point ahead of Liverpool in a thrilling title...

Man City prolongs Liverpool drought by retaining EPL title

May. 12, 2019 5:37 PM EDT

BRIGHTON, England (AP) — Earning 97 points is almost always enough to win the Premier League. Not for Liverpool, which had the misfortune of running up against a Manchester City team setting new standards of excellence. Only for 21 minutes during Sunday's season finale was the title in Liverpool's hands....

Key moments as City beats Liverpool to Premier League title

May. 12, 2019 3:15 PM EDT

LIVERPOOL, England (AP) — Manchester City came out on top in one of English soccer's most thrilling and high-quality title races, retaining the Premier League trophy for the first time after finishing a point clear of Liverpool on Sunday. Here's a look at the key moments in their gripping duel: PRESEASON...

The wait goes on: Elusive league title evades Liverpool

May. 12, 2019 2:11 PM EDT

LIVERPOOL, England (AP) — For about 20 minutes on an afternoon of extraordinary highs, lows, twists and turns at Anfield, Liverpool thought the wait could finally be ending. Liverpool was leading Wolverhampton Wanderers; Manchester City was drawing, briefly losing, and then only drawing again at Brighton....

Liverpool beats Wolves, misses out on Premier League title

May. 12, 2019 12:40 PM EDT

LIVERPOOL, England (AP) — The wait goes into another decade for Liverpool. Despite a 2-0 win over Wolverhampton Wanderers, Liverpool missed out on becoming English champion for the first time since 1990 because title rival Manchester City beat Brighton 4-1 on an afternoon of fluctuating emotions on Sunday....

Manchester City retains Premier League title after beating Brighton 4-1 on final day of season

May. 12, 2019 11:51 AM EDT
BRIGHTON, England (AP) — Manchester City retains Premier League title after beating Brighton 4-1 on final day of season.

The long wait: Liverpool looks to win elusive league title

May. 10, 2019 6:11 AM EDT

Celebrating their 10th English league title in 15 years, Liverpool players jumped joyously at Anfield on April 28, 1990, never suspecting a decades-long wait for the next. When they took a nine-point lead in late December, Kopites thought that elusive 19th English championship was just ahead. Not quite. Liverpool...

Man City, Liverpool vie for title in Premier League finale

May. 9, 2019 7:33 AM EDT

MANCHESTER, England (AP) — They've combined for nearly 200 points, lost only five times between them, and won every single game in the past two months. Compliments have flowed between their managers, each describing the other's side as among the best in the world. They are separated by a single point...

EPL title race to go to last day after late Liverpool winner

May. 4, 2019 6:10 PM EDT

The English Premier League's thrilling title race is going down to the final day after yet another late winner from Liverpool. With Mohamed Salah back in the locker room, shaken by a heavy knock to the head, it fell to his replacement to score the crucial goal. Divock Origi glanced home a deflected 86th-minute...