Harry Kane beats Crystal Palace with late header

Crystal Palace v. Tottenham was far from the most enticing or momentous game of a super Sunday in England. And that, in a way, is exactly why the result was so important.... Read more »

Manchester United bests Chelsea on Lukaku goal, assist

Romelu Lukaku, they said, is merely a flat-track bully; nothing more. Just an exploiter of inferior opposition. A beneficiary of teammates’ skill. A poacher, but a high-quantity, low-quality one at that. That’s... Read more »

Guardiola’s Manchester City wins first trophy

Vincent Kompany scored Manchester City’s second goal against Arsenal in the League Cup final. (Getty) In the end, it was comprehensive – just like Manchester City’s entire 2017-18 season, and just like... Read more »

Manchester United-Chelsea tactical breakdown: Mourinho’s ‘midfield square’

Jose Mourinho got lucky in Manchester United’s 2-1 victory over Chelsea. (Getty) Welcome to Premier League DARTS, FC Yahoo‘s weekly EPL column that will run every Monday morning. Why “DARTS”? Because Henry... Read more »

Listless loss at Man City confirms Chelsea headed in wrong direction

(Reuters) Chelsea’s immediate fears were realized on Sunday. Its season-long fears might have been realized in similar fashion. Manchester City’s 1-0 victory over the Blues at the Etihad Stadium might not have... Read more »

N’Golo Kante fainted at Chelsea training before City game

N’Golo Kante was did not play for Chelsea in a 1-0 loss at Manchester City. (Getty) N’Golo Kante did not play for Chelsea on Sunday in a 1-0 loss at Manchester City,... Read more »

Nemanja Matic volley caps Manchester United comeback at Crystal Palace

Manchester United dealt Crystal Palace a deflating blow, and fortified its own position in the Premier League top four, with a dramatic three-goal comeback at Selhurst Park on Monday night. United, far... Read more »

Manchester United outduels Liverpool, Mourinho outduels Klopp

Managerial fashion is seasonal in soccer. Today’s hot manager could be hopelessly outmoded tomorrow and wearable again the following day. Jose Mourinho was supposed to be past it. For all his experience,... Read more »

fights in stands, pitch invaders with corner flags

MMA Weekly UFC 261 results: Usman sleeps Masvidal, Namajunas reclaims belt, and Shevchenko dominates Though UFC 261 featured three championship fights, that fact was largely overshadowed in the lead-up by the idea... Read more »

Newcastle puts Southampton under pressure

Nothing at Newcastle these days is ever stable. Nothing is ever comfortable. You could even go so far as to say that nothing is ever promising or auspicious. What there is at... Read more »