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After losing Uruguayan striker Luis Suarez to Barcelona this summer, Liverpool look to replace him with another hotshot South American attacker: Colombian ace Radamel Falcao
After securing the signing of eight news players in this summer alone, it appears Liverpool still have unfinished business in this transfer window.
The English Premier League side are reportedly preparing a £12m bid in an attempt to lure Colombian hitman Radamel Falcao to Anfield, with French radio station RMC (per Metro) claiming the deal will go through within days, in order to fill... Read the rest of the article »
Matchup of last season's top two teams Manchester City vs Liverpool, Monday, August 25 on NBCSN highlights Week 2, Premier League action
Everton v. Arsenal Saturday, Aug. 23 at 12:30 p.m. ET on NBC; Tim Howard Makes ’14-15 Broadcast Debut on Monday With Lee Dixon & Matt Smith in On-Site Studio at Manchester City-Liverpool; Crystal Palace v. West Ham United Live in Theaters Saturday at 10 a.m. ET; All Matches Available on NBC Sports Live Extra
A matchup of last season’s champions Manchester City and runners-up... Read the rest of the article »
FIFA's decision to uphold Barcelona's transfer window ban has forced the Blaugrana to seal a Marco Reus deal before this summer window shuts close
According to the latest transfer rumors, La Liga giants FC Barcelona are preparing an emergency bid for German superstar Marco Reus in an attempt to bring him to Camp Nou, amid FIFA's decision to prohibit the Catalan side from any business in the next two transfer windows.
The Blaugrana, who were handed this punishment back in May only for it to be suspended after submitting an appeal, are preparing... Read the rest of the article »
Petr Cech is not happy with the way Chelsea's Portuguese manager treated him in the Blues' opening English Premier League game, and might quit the club after ten years at Stamford Bridge
The return of Belgian shot-stopper Thibaut Courtois may spark a possible Chelsea exit for experienced goalkeeper Petr Cech, but according to reports, it may not be the only factor behind his speculated departure.
On Monday, in the Blues' English Premier League opening game, an away encounter with newly-promoted side Burnley, their 32-year-old goalkeeper was dropped to the bench in favor of the... Read the rest of the article »
Despite claims from Liverpool that they received the full release clause for former striker Luis Suarez, Barcelona insist they paid far less for the Uruguayan
La Liga giants Barcelona pulled out all the stops to lure former Liverpool striker Luis Suarez to Camp Nou, paying big money to sign last season's English Premier League top-scorer.
Despite being involved in yet another biting incident during this summer's World Cup, sinking his teeth into Italian defender Giorgio Chiellini, the third strike for the South American forward in his professional... Read the rest of the article »
U.S. record: 3.3 million tune in to NBC Sports Group's opening weekend of Premier League coverage.
NBC Broadcast of Arsenal-Crystal Palace Most-Watched Opening Weekend Match in U.S. History; NBCSN Telecast of Newcastle-Manchester City Most-Watched Opening Weekend Match on Cable in U.S. History; Average Viewership for NBCSN Matches Tops Last Year’s Opening Weekend Cable Matches by 30%; Fans streamed more than 8.9 million minutes via NBC Sports Live Extra - Best-Ever for a Premier League Weekend
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La Albiceleste's World Cup defender Marcos Rojo's move to Old Trafford is complete, according to the player
Argentine defender Marcos Rojo has confirmed his "dream" move to English Premier League side Manchester United, departing Portuguese club Sporting after making over 60 appearances with the Primeira Liga side.
The 24-year-old, capable of playing as center-back and full back, has been heavily tipped with a switch to Old Trafford on the back of his impressive 2014 World Cup run, being... Read the rest of the article »
Check out live streaming info and team sheets for the Burnley vs Chelsea match on Monday, August 18, 2014.
Fans can't wait to see Transfer signings Diego Costa, Cesc Fabregas, Thibaut Courtois and Filipe Luis make their competitive debut under Mourinho. It has been 16 years since Chelsea last lost their opening match in the English Premier League.
On Monday night, the Blues will close Matchday 1 of the 2014/15 EPL season away from their fortress, Stamford Bridge. They will be hosted by Burnley at... Read the rest of the article »
After watching the Red Devils fall to a disappointing 2-1 loss at home to Swansea in the English Premier League's opening game, the Man United board are preparing a stunning package to land Argentine ace Angel Di Maria
English Premier League side Manchester United have long been linked with a move for Real Madrid's Argentine ace Angel Di Maria.
The 26-year-old Los Blancos star had a stellar year at Santiago Bernabeu last season, playing a pivotal role in Les Merengues' 4-1 Champions League triumph over city rivals Atletico Madrid, winning the Man of the Match award for the final in Lisbon.
But... Read the rest of the article »
Reigning champions Manchester City kick off their title defense away at Newcastle United in the English Premier League's Sunday game. Check out the lineups and live stream (online & TV) here
The 2013-14 English Premier League champions Manchester City begin their title defense when they travel to St James' Park to lock horns with Alan Pardew's Newcastle United.
The Citizens will look to brush off their disappointing 3-0 loss to London side Arsenal in the FA Community Shield last Sunday as they aim to thrash the Magpies in their season opener for the second consecutive time, repeating... Read the rest of the article »
In their very first English Premier League match since Suarez's Anfield exit, Liverpool face the team they tore apart in the transfer window; Southampton. Check out the lineups and live stream (online & TV) here
Last season's English Premier League runners-up Liverpool get ready to open their new campaign when they face Southampton at Anfield, on Sunday.
This will be the first game for Brendan Rodgers' men since the £75m departure of superstar Uruguayan striker Luis Suarez from the Merseyside club to La Liga giants Barcelona.
The top-scorer from the 2013-14 season, netting a whopping 31... Read the rest of the article »
The Gunners will be looking to avoid a repeat of last season by kicking off their 2014-15 English Premier League campaign with a win. Check out the lineups and live stream (online & TV) here
After ending their nine-year trophy drought by clinching the FA Cup in a 3-2 win over Hull City at Wembley, North London side Arsenal head into the 2014-15 English Premier League season with high hopes of winning the trophy for the first time since 2004.
The Gunners, plagued by the departure of key players over the years, have made key additions to their squad this term, adding French international... Read the rest of the article »
Red Devils fans are wishing for dream start under Louis van Gaal as the Dutch manager is set to make his English Premier League debut when Manchester United take on Swansea City in the first game of the 2014-15 season. Check out the lineups and live stream (online & TV) here
The football world eagerly awaits the kick off of yet another highly-anticipated English Premier League edition as Manchester United take on Swansea City at Old Trafford in the first game of the upcoming 2014-15 season.
All eyes will be on Dutch boss Louis van Gaal who took over the helms at the Theatre of Dreams from Welshman Ryan Giggs, who was named caretaker manager after the club decided... Read the rest of the article »
Last season’s runners-up commence their 2014/15 English Premier League challenge against the team they “ripped” in this transfer window. Watch Liverpool vs Southampton live online or on TV on August 17, 2014.
Anfield will be on fire with the home crowd hoping to improve on what they achieved in 2013/14. If it wasn’t for bad luck, the Merseyside Reds would have been EPL champions. However, they did more than enough to reach their objective of qualifying for UEFA Champions League football.
In a bid to strengthen the squad following the departure of superstar striker Luis Suarez, coach Brendan... Read the rest of the article »
Chelsea plays newly promoted Burnley as they look to attain three points on the first match day of the new season
For many fans, a Chelsea side without Frank Lampard is unthinkable. However, Chelsea no longer has Lampard in their side. Jose Mourinho might have let one member of the old guard go but he has allowed another to return. Although Didier Drogba is back at Chelsea, he will not play a role in this match due to injury. Ramires is also out of this one due to suspension. For Burnley, Sam Vokes is out.
Jose... Read the rest of the article »
New Premier League season kicks off tomorrow on the networks of NBCUniversal
Men in Blazers’ Michael Davies and Roger Bennett Make NBC Sports Group Debut on Goal Zone Sunday at 1 p.m. ET on NBCSN; Commentary Teams Named for First Week of the Season; Coverage Debuts with Premier League Live at 7 a.m. ET, Followed by Manchester United v. Swansea City on NBCSN; Premier League Download Featuring Interview with Liverpool Captain Steven Gerrard Sunday at 7 a.m. ET on NBCSN
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The little Chelsea horse of last season has matured into a robust beast ahead of the 2014/15 EPL campaign, with enough stamina to conquer England, Jose Mourinho believes.
The Special One is never one to shy away from cameras. He either boldly turns his back on the press or express himself bluntly. On Friday, he addressed himself to the media during a press conference. Buoyed by the Blues’ summer transfer plans, Mourinho declared that his team has what it takes to step their game after failing to clinch a major trophy this year:
“This season obviously... Read the rest of the article »
The pressure will be on young Brazilian midfielder Oscar to perform in 2014/15 as he succeeds legend Frank Lampard with the number 8 shirt at Chelsea.
On paper, the battle for the number one spot in post – between Petr Cech and Thibaut Courtois – is non-existent. The Czech goalie keeps his #1 tag at the back of his jersey while the Belgian has been given the number 13.
With Romelu Lukaku gone to Everton for good, the number 18 has now gone to Nigeria’s Victor Moses. Fernando Torres remains with the number 9 and Eden Hazard... Read the rest of the article »
Deportes Telemundo presents the English Premier League champ's first match this season: Manchester City at Newcastle, live on Telemundo, Sunday, August 17 at 10:55AM/9:55C/7:55PT
Deportes Telemundo presents Manchester City’s first match of the 2014-2015 season this Sunday, August 17 at 10:55AM/9:55C/7:55P, when the English Premier League champ visits Newcastle at St. James Park. Andrés Cantor will narrate every instant of this compelling game, with commentary and analysis by Sammy Sadovnik and Manuel Sol. Audiences can also follow the action on the “Deportes... Read the rest of the article »
The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) has today made the highly anticipated announcement regarding the decision over Luis Suarez's four-month ban appeal.
The countdown to the verdict was widely followed on Twitter with Barca fans optimistic about a favourable result. At 15:00 in Lausanne, it was made official. Luis Suarez's four-month ban stands. However, there is a sense of relief for the Catalans as the Uruguayan striker has now been allowed to train.
Reacting to CAS' verdict, FIFPro released a statement:
"FIFPro is disappointed... Read the rest of the article »