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Liverpool in EPL driving seat, Manchester teams crash

Oct. 6, 2019 3:18 PM EDT

MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Liverpool might never have a better chance to end its long wait for a Premier League title. Leader Liverpool is enjoying an eight-point advantage over defending champion Manchester City after its closest rival stumbled going into the international break. Sunday went badly wrong...

Man City beaten 2-0 by Wolves, loses ground in EPL race

Oct. 6, 2019 11:25 AM EDT

MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Manchester City lost more ground to Premier League leaders Liverpool on Sunday with a 2-0 home defeat to Wolverhampton Wanderers that leaves the defending champions eight points behind this season's pacesetters. Adama Traoré gave the visitors the lead in the 80th minute with...

Last-gasp penalty earns Liverpool 17th straight win in EPL

Oct. 5, 2019 2:48 PM EDT

Another victory for Liverpool thanks to the latest of goals. Another demoralizing loss for Tottenham thanks to an early — and painful — goalkeeping blunder. Liverpool won a 17th straight game in the Premier League — and moved one off the record set by Manchester City in 2017 — by...

Liverpool, Man City helped by goalkeeper errors in EPL wins

Sep. 28, 2019 3:19 PM EDT

It was a day of goalkeeping blunders in the English Premier League. Liverpool and Manchester City, seemingly set for another duel for the title, benefited from two of them in hard-fought away wins on Saturday. Liverpool eked out a 1-0 victory at Sheffield United but only after home goalkeeper Dean Henderson let a...

Liverpool holds on to beat Chelsea as Man United loses

Sep. 22, 2019 6:03 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — Liverpool showcased title credentials while exposing Chelsea's defensive frailties. Manchester United's deep flaws surfaced in defeat at West Ham. Arsenal demonstrated powers of perseverance against Aston Villa. Within a few hours across London on Sunday, there was a snapshot of challenges...

Wolves ends losing run with draw at Crystal Palace

Sep. 22, 2019 12:22 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — Diogo Jota's stoppage-time goal eased some pressure on Wolverhampton Wanderers manager Nuno Espirito Santo by clinching a 1-1 draw at Crystal Palace in the Premier League on Sunday. Roy Hodgson's team looked set for another home win at Selhurst Park after taking the lead through Leander...

What to watch in Europe's top soccer leagues this weekend

Sep. 19, 2019 10:48 AM EDT

What to watch in the leading soccer leagues in Europe this weekend: ENGLAND Chelsea has conceded on average more than two goals a game under new manager Frank Lampard this season, and the team's fragile defense will be tested this weekend by the most devastating front three in the Premier League. Liverpool...

Chelsea cashes out with ATM: English youngsters make impact

Sep. 16, 2019 10:45 AM EDT

LONDON (AP) — Chelsea is collecting a rare currency from its "ATM": Goals from young English academy graduates. Abraham, Tomori and Mount. They have scored all 11 goals in Chelsea's five Premier League games so far. The trio — all under the age of 21 — might only be getting its chance in the...

Tottenham throws away lead against Arsenal, unease persists

Sep. 1, 2019 4:00 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — A wide-open north London derby fizzing with tension and littered with errors highlighted flaws that show why Arsenal and Tottenham are some way off from challenging for the Premier League title. A 2-2 draw allowed the neighbors, though, to take some comfort on Sunday heading into the...

Man City, Spurs discover high bar for VAR on penalty calls

Aug. 25, 2019 3:18 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — With VAR in its third weekend in the Premier League, Manchester City and Tottenham now know just how high the threshold is for penalty calls to be overturned by video reviews. City was denied a penalty even when Bournemouth midfielder Jefferson Lerma stood on David Silva's foot. The champions...