Latest Premier League News

Aston Villa reports loss of more than $150M. Club says it is operating within EPL financial rules

Mar. 05, 2024 06:26 AM EST

BIRMINGHAM, England (AP) — Aston Villa insisted the club is operating within the financial rules of the English Premier League despite reporting a loss of 119.6 million pounds ($151 million) in its latest accounts on Tuesday. Those accounts are up to May 31 last year, covering a...

Newcastle beats Wolves for first EPL home win since December. Rock star Knopfler on hand

Mar. 02, 2024 12:59 PM EST

NEWCASTLE, England (AP) — Newcastle manager Eddie Howe managed to get a tune out of his team in front of rock star Mark Knopfler in a 3-0 English Premier League win over Wolverhampton, whose three-game winning run came to an end on Saturday. Knopfler, the frontman of Dire Straits,...

Australia's National Rugby League following NFL model in trying to expand its footprint to the US

Mar. 01, 2024 19:29 PM EST

LAS VEGAS (AP) — When Australia’s National Rugby League decided to try to expand its reach to the United States, it used a distinctly American sport as a model. The NFL annually plays regular-season games in London, is in the midst of a four-year commitment to Germany and in...

Klopp's last dance has one trophy and the Liverpool manager is targeting more

Feb. 26, 2024 15:06 PM EST

Jurgen Klopp's last dance at Liverpool is off to the perfect start. Klopp steps down as manager at the end of the season but he and Liverpool have locked up the first trophy of a possible four. After a heavily depleted team defied the odds to win the English League...

Klopp savors his 'most special trophy' as Liverpool wins the English League Cup

Feb. 25, 2024 15:33 PM EST

LONDON (AP) — Jurgen Klopp just couldn't keep the smile from his face. It was deep into stoppage time at Wembley on Sunday and the English League Cup final against Chelsea was locked at 0-0. A penalty shootout loomed. Yet, with tensions running high, Klopp turned...

New era at Man United begins with a loss. Man City and Arsenal win to close gap to Liverpool

Feb. 24, 2024 17:01 PM EST

The week started at Manchester United with Jim Ratcliffe completing his purchase of a minority stake and setting out a three-year plan to return the club to the top of English soccer, knocking local rivals Manchester City and Liverpool “off their perch” in the process. It ended...

Arsenal, Liverpool and Manchester United to take part in U.S. summer series

Feb. 23, 2024 16:05 PM EST

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Arsenal, Liverpool and Manchester United will have a three-game U.S. summer tour with matches in Los Angeles, Philadelphia and Columbia, South Carolina. Organizers said it's the first time the three Premier League soccer teams have played together in the...

Liverpool mounts second-half fightback to beat Luton 4-1 and go 4 points clear in Premier League

Feb. 21, 2024 17:01 PM EST

LIVERPOOL, England (AP) — Liverpool mounted a second-half fightback to overwhelm Luton in a 4-1 win and move four points clear atop the Premier League on Wednesday. Trailing 1-0 at halftime, Liverpool recovered at Anfield thanks to goals in the space of 125 seconds by Virgil van...

Hojlund's scoring form has Man United pushing for top-4 spot. Brighton cruises at Sheffield United

Feb. 18, 2024 14:42 PM EST

LUTON, England (AP) — The goals are suddenly flowing freely and easily for Manchester United striker Rasmus Hojlund. That was about the only thing that came easily for United in a 2-1 win at Luton on Sunday, but the Dane's scoring form could be enough to fuel a late push for a...

Haaland and De Bruyne back in tandem as Man City keeps the pressure on Liverpool in EPL title race

Feb. 10, 2024 14:37 PM EST

Watch out, Premier League. The competition's most lethal attacking combination is back in tandem. Erling Haaland and Kevin De Bruyne — both recently back from long injury absences — linked up for the clinching goal in Manchester City's 2-0 win over Everton on Saturday in what...