Saturday, May 23, 2015Saturday, May 23, 2015


Catch showdown with fan clubs

Official Liverpool FC Supporters Club – Singapore
Where: River Garden Coffee House, Riverview Hotel
When: From 5pm
Admission: Open to public

Official Chelsea Supporters’ Club Singapore
Where: The Jockey Club, 27 West Coast Highway #02-03
When: From 8pm
Admission: Open to public


Saturday, May 3

- West Ham United 2 (Kane 27 OG, Downing 44) Tottenham Hotspur 0

Aston Villa 3 (Westwood 1, Weimann 41, 45+3) Hull City 1 (Bowery 28 OG)

- Manchester United 0 Sunderland 1 (Larsson 30)

- Newcastle 3 (Ameobi 18, Remy 87, Taylor 90+1) Cardiff City 0

- Stoke City 4 (Odemwingie 39, Arnautovic 54, Assaidi 73, Walters 82) Fulham 1 (Richardson 80)

- Swansea City 0 Southampton 1 (Lambert 90+3)

- Everton 2 (Barkley 11, Lukaku 65) Manchester City 3 (Aguero 22, Dzeko 43, 48)

Sunday, May 4

- Arsenal 1 (Giroud 14) West Bromwich Albion 0

- Chelsea 0 Norwich City 0

Match previews


Monday, May 5
- Crystal Palace vs Liverpool (3am)

Tuesday, May 6
- Manchester United vs Hull City (2.45am)

Wednesday, May 7
- Sunderland vs West Bromwich Albion (2.45am)
- Manchester City vs Aston Villa (2.45am)

LONDON (AFP) - Tim Sherwood has been sacked as manager of Tottenham Hotspur, the English Premier League club announced on Tuesday.
LONDON (AFP) - English Premier League chief executive Richard Scudamore apologised Sunday for e-mail messages in which he made "inappropriate" jokes about women.
The Straits Times brings you the latest updates and analysis on the final day of the 2013/14 English Premier League season. Will Manchester City cruise to their second title in three years, or will they slip up and gift it to surprise challengers Liverpool?
(REUTERS) - The paucity of English players at champions-in-waiting Manchester City and Premier League rivals Chelsea is "pretty depressing", according to Football Association (FA) chairman Greg Dyke.
The 2013/14 English Premier League (EPL) season comes to an end on Sunday night with some loose ends to be tied up. Here is a look at what is still up for grabs on the final weekend.
One thing that struck me immediately as I landed in England, dreary-eyed after a 13-hour flight -- everyone has an opinion about football.
Assistant Sports Editor Chia Han Keong has been on a roller-coaster of emotions during this EPL season
LONDON (AFP) - Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho was fined £10,000 (S$21,108) on Thursday after his sarcastic comments about the match officials following a shock defeat against Sunderland.
SUNDERLAND (AFP) - Sunderland completed their great escape from what had seemed certain relegation when a 2-0 win at home to West Bromwich Albion on Wednesday, May 7, 2014, ensured they would be playing Premier League football next season.
MANCHESTER (AFP) - Manchester City are within touching distance of the Premier League title after overwhelming Aston Villa 4-0 on Wednesday, May 07, 2014, to close within a point of the championship.
MANCHESTER (AFP) - Netherlands national football coach Louis van Gaal has reportedly agreed a deal to be the new manager of Manchester United, but a club spokesperson insisted no announcement will be made this week.
LONDON (REUTERS) – Manchester United’s two-goal debutant James Wilson can help bring back the excitement to Old Trafford, interim manager Ryan Giggs said after the 18-year-old shone in a 3-1 Premier League win over Hull City on Tuesday.
MANCHESTER (AFP) - Teenage debutant James Wilson scored twice as Manchester United rang out the old and ushered in the new in a 3-1 win at home to Hull City on Tuesday.
LONDON (AFP) - Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers conceded the Premier League title to Manchester City after his side’s hopes of being crowned champions suffered a huge blow in a stunning 3-3 draw away to Crystal Palace.
LONDON (REUTERS) - Liverpool blew a 3-0 lead with 11 minutes remaining to draw 3-3 with Crystal Palace in an astonishing Premier League match at Selhurst Park on Monday that almost certainly ended their hopes of a first title for 24 years.
LONDON (AFP) - Luis Suarez equalled the Premier League goal-scoring record for a 38-game season as the Liverpool forward netted his 31st goal of the campaign against Crystal Palace on Monday.
LONDON (AFP) - Chelsea saw their Premier League title dream die in a 0-0 draw with Norwich City that may have represented a curtain call for three of the club’s greatest players.
LONDON (AFP) - Arsene Wenger celebrated Arsenal’s Champions League qualification by making it clear there is no chance he will quit the Emirates Stadium.
LONDON (AFP) - Chelsea were held to a goalless draw by Norwich on Sunday, a result which handed the Premier League title initiative back to Manchester City and Liverpool.
LONDON (AFP) - Having seen Manchester City seize the initiative in the Premier League title race, Liverpool have no option but to win when they visit Crystal Palace on Monday.
MANCHESTER, United Kingdom (AFP) - Ryan Giggs, Manchester United’s caretaker manager, conceded David Moyes’s permanent replacement faces a difficult task in resurrecting the fallen Premier League champions next season.
MANCHESTER (AFP) - Louis van Gaal was served a timely reminder of the size of the rebuilding job facing the club's next manager as Seb Larsson's first-half goal secured Sunderland a 1-0 victory at Old Trafford on Saturday, May 03, 2014.
LIVERPOOL (AFP) - Edin Dzeko scored twice as Manchester City took control of the Premier League title race by coming from behind to secure a nail-biting 3-2 win at Everton on Saturday. Manuel Pellegrini's team moved level on points with Liverpool, who travel to Crystal Palace on Monday, but are above the Merseyside club on goal difference.

Ask the experts

The questions asked this week are
1. What is the experts' view of Jose Mourinho parking the bus at Anfield? Do they consider his tactics anti-football?
2. Should the powers that be at Old Trafford give the manager's job to Ryan Giggs and the Class of 92? Or are names like Klopp, Van Gaal and Ancelotti better choices?
3. Newcastle is a big club with massive support yet the Magpies are neither challenging for honours nor fighting relegation. What is going wrong at the club?

Simply send your queries to and we will pose them to these experts. Click here for the latest instalment of the segment.


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