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The Spanish star's fine form in front of goal has not gone unnoticed by this FIFA enthusiast. Relive all of his nine strikes in this impressive video
Chelsea striker Diego Costa has by far been the most outstanding player of the English Premier League 2014-15 season, so far, guiding his London side to the top of the table with 19 points out of seven games.
The former Atletico Madrid attacker, who moved to Stamford Bridge last summer for a £32m fee, leads the goal-scoring charts with a whopping nine goals, only taking him 17 minutes... Read the rest of the article »
Jose Mourinho's team leads the Premier League after winning each of their five league games so far.
Chelsea fans have reason to believe. The Blues lead Premier League standings after a come-from-behind win against Swansea City, taking advantage of a hat-trick scored by their world-class striker Diego Costa.
But things did not start quite as Jose Mourinho and his fans expected, when John Terry struck the ball inside his own penalty box giving the visitors an early lead. Chelsea struggled throughout... Read the rest of the article »
The centerback could not manage a clearance in his team's box, scoring an own goal after eleven minutes
It's not easy being John Terry. Especially not after today, when the English centerback scored an own goal after eleven minutes, giving Swansea City the lead at Chelsea's Stamford Bridge.
After eleven minutes, a wing attack for Swansea City ended up into Chelsea's net when John Terry tried to clear the cross from his box. Terry anticipated fellow teammate Azpilicueta, who came in better position... Read the rest of the article »
Both Chelsea and Swansea City head into this match with a perfect record this season after three rounds of action.
Both Chelsea and Swansea City will head into this clash as the only two sides in English football's top flight to have a 100% win record so far this season. However, that is where the similarities end as not only are the Blues the clear favorites but also have already been touted as a serious contender for the Premier League title this season.
Swansea City coach Garry Monk certainly is well... Read the rest of the article »
The 2014/15 English Premier League campaign resumes on a fine note for Chelsea FC as two of their stars, Diego Costa and Petr Cech, have collected individual Premier League awards.
It was announced on Friday morning: Diego Costa has scooped the August 2014 Barclays Premier League Player of the Month award. The Brazilian-born Spanish international is experiencing his very first season in England, having left Atletico Madrid during the summer transfer window.
With a 2013/14 La Liga medal around his neck, Diego Costa has taken absolutely no time to settle his game in the... Read the rest of the article »
The 21-year-old Ivory Coast defender injured his head in Les Elephants' clash with Cameroon, and was seen convulsing on the pitch during the Wednesday clash
Ivory Coast and Paris Saint-Germain right-back Serge Aurier was rushed to the hospital after severely injuring his head in his national side's African Cup of Nations qualifier against Cameroon, on Wednesday.
The 21-year-old was involved in a challenge with Indomitable Lions captain Stephane Mbia, knocking his head, before being seen convulsing on the ground as both his team-mates and the opposing... Read the rest of the article »
August 2014 Best Month Ever for Premier League Live Streaming on NBC Sports Live Extra; Viewership Up 12% on NBC/NBCSN; Arsenal v. Manchester City at 7 a.m. ET on NBCSN & Liverpool v. Aston Villa at 12:30 p.m. ET on NBC This Saturday; Sunderland v. Tottenham Live in Theaters Saturday at 10 a.m. ET; All Matches Available on NBC Sports Live Extra
Chelsea, with midfielder Cesc Fabregas, host Swansea City at 10 a.m. ET Saturday on NBCSN, highlighting NBC Sports Group’s Premier League coverage this weekend. The two teams are unbeaten through three weeks of play as the Swans travel to Stamford Bridge to take on the Blues, who come into the match off a 6-3 victory versus Everton on August 30.
Despite the season beginning two weeks into... Read the rest of the article »
Despite heading to Rome to take part in a charity game on transfer window's deadline day, the latest pics reveal Wenger could be working on transfer deals
With the summer transfer window in its last day, only hours remaining before the window shuts close, Arsenal fans were hoping to see Arsene Wenger extremely focused on securing new signings.
After the Gunners disappointing 1-1 draw away at Leicester City, a common belief amongst the clubs supporters became further underlined: Arsenal are in dire need of a world-class striker.
Young... Read the rest of the article »
This is the first-ever victory for Swansea against Manchester United playing at Old Trafford
Louis Van Gaal’s Manchester United project didn’t have the expected start, losing 1-2 against Swansea City in the season opener at Old Trafford. Swansea went ahead with a goal scored by Sung –Yueng Ki after 28 minutes.
After the halftime break, Wayne Rooney equalized with an acrobatic air strike in the 5 yard box. United's captain almost scored a second time, but... 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 »
Manchester United will go against Swansea City in the opening fixture of the Barclays Premier League at the Old Trafford on Saturday, the 16th of August.
The Dutch manager will make his much awaited Premier League bow as he looks to rekindle pride at the Old Trafford. The Red Devils suffered last season when they slumped to their worst ever campaign in a long time finishing seventh in the league thereby failing to qualify for either of the European competitions.
However under the tutelage of Van Gaal United have looked a promising side and won... Read the rest of the article »
The Premier League kicks off in less than a month! Find out where to catch your favorite teams through NBC Universal
With one month until kickoff of the 2014-15 Premier League season, NBC Sports Group today released the television schedule for the first three months of the season, featuring live coverage of all 130 matches beginning Saturday, August 16 at 7:45 a.m. ET on NBCSN with Manchester United v. Swansea City.
A total of 68 Premier League matches – at least five games each week in the season’s... Read the rest of the article »
Following their heroics in the Champions League Chelsea will continue to challenge for the league title as they make a trip to Wales where they face 15th placed Swansea City.
Preview: Chelsea looking for three vital points at the Liberty
With either of Liverpool and Man City poised to drop points as the two title contenders go head to head on Sunday, Chelsea will be hoping to take advantage of the situation by grabbing all three points during their weekend encounter against Swansea City.
A win coupled with a Liverpool loss could allow the Blues to return to... Read the rest of the article »
A heavy defeat against Chelsea at the weekend had Arsenal fans at the boiling point. Returning home against a struggling Swansea side should help the Gunners, but only time will tell. Watch live on NBC Sports Live Extra as Arsenal look to earn three important points.
Preview: Arsenal fans are expecting a very positive performance
Things did not go according to plan in Arsene Wenger’s 1,000th match in charge of Arsenal Football Club. An embarrassing 6-0 defeat at the hands of Chelsea was a cause for concern internally, with fans also showing their discontent.
Returning home, the Gunners will get a chance to give their fans a chance to regroup... Read the rest of the article »
After a 0-0 stalemate at the Liberty Stadium, Swansea now travel to Naples where they face Napoli in the second leg of the Europa League last 32 tie.
Preview: Napoli hopeful of avoiding an upset
The Swans considering their recent form should have been no match for a high flying Napoli side which occupies the third position in the Serie A. However much for their stature the Partenopei were tested to their limits when they faced Swansea in the first leg in Wales. The Jacks performed admirably and were unlucky not to have emerged victorious... Read the rest of the article »
Swansea City face an uphill task at Anfield on February 23, 2014. Can they force Liverpool to drop points at home for the third time in the 2013/14 English Premier League campaign?
Preview: Liverpool back on the pitch after being out during a European week
Champions League football; these are the three words resounding on the minds of Liverpool’s board, management, players and supporters worldwide. The five-time European winners have been out of the continent’s most prestigious competition for too long. However, they are on track to fulfilling their dream of... Read the rest of the article »
The disease of relegation is spreading with many clubs in danger this season.
The talk of relegation is not usually taken so seriously in February but the unpredictability of the Barclays Premier League this season has been miraculous, sparking up the most contested battle to beat the drop in the league's history.
From Aston Villa who currently sit in tenth spot down to the bottom it can be safely suggested that none of the teams are free from the drop. Only... Read the rest of the article »
Swansea’s football inspired many a fan last season. However, this season, the story has been markedly different.
Preview: Can Tottenham edge closer to the top four?
Michael Laudrup’s side earned plenty of plaudits for the way they set out last season. However, Laudrup and his side have come under criticism for not changing the way things are done. For all the nice passes on the pitch, the results have been horrible. Swansea sits in fourteenth spot in the Premier League having lost four of their previous... Read the rest of the article »
Manchester United will welcome Swansea City to the Old Trafford a side which recently knocked the defending English champions out of the FA Cup.
Preview: United looking for first win of the year
The Red Devils have uncharacteristically lost all the matches they have played so far in 2014 and are currently on their worst run of form since 2001. A defeat at the hands of Tottenham in the Premier League was followed by losses at the hands of Swansea and Sunderland resulting in Moyes’ side being eliminated from both domestic cup competitions.
As... Read the rest of the article »
Old Trafford will play host to an exciting match between Manchester United and Swansea in the third round of the FA Cup on Sunday, the 5th of January.
Preview: Man United hoping to make amends at home
The Red Devils had their six match winning streak come to a shuddering end as they suffered a 2-1 defeat at the hands of Tottenham at home. The new year marked United’s fourth defeat at home in the league this season, rounding of a disappointing display from David Moyes’ side in front of their own fans.
Apart from defeats at... Read the rest of the article »