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    Southampton win at Swansea to relegate West Brom

Southampton win at Swansea to relegate West Brom

Southampton won 1-0 at Swansea on Tuesday night to all but preserve their English Premier League status, a result which automatically relegated West Brom down to the English Championship League. Prior to kick-off, both teams occupied the 17th and 18th positions on the EPL log with the same points tally, and with just one game left to play after this encounter, [...]

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    Manchester City win English Premier League

Manchester City win English Premier League

Manchester City have won the English Premier League after Manchester United slumped to a 1-0 defeat against West Bromwich Albion. With City's victory over Tottenham Hotspur's on Saturday, Man United had to avoid defeat against Albion to keep the title race alive. But Jay Rodriguez’s goal at Old Trafford sent the EPL trophy to the other side of Manchester for the third [...]

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Ibrahimovic’s brace seals Man U away victory against the Baggies

A Zlatan Ibrahimovic's brace saw Manchester United defeating West Bromwich Albion at home Saturday night at the Hawthorns. Manchester United led at half time thanks to Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s header just five minutes into the game. Jesse Lingard bursted down the right-hand side on to a long ball from Antonio Valencia and swung in a perfect cross on the half-volley for Zlatan Ibrahimovic [...]

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Mikel-less Chelsea pips West Brom to go back top of EPL table

Diego Costa's 12th goal of the season gave Chelsea the much needed win against West Bromwich that got the Blues back to the top of the EPL table on Sunday afternoon at the Stamford bridge. Chelsea were kept at arm’s length by West Bromwich till 76th minute that Diego Costa broke the deadlock. The Pulis men were tough, well drilled and attacked [...]

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Morrison, Phillips, sink champions at home

West Bromwich Albion became the first team to win a premier league match at Leicester since Arsenal in September 2015 with a 2-1 win at the King power stadium. The win is a well deserved one with James Morrison and Matt Phillips scoring excellent goals. Leicester and West Brom went goalless at the end of the first half, courtesy of a great [...]

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    Hull relegated after goalless draw

Hull relegated after goalless draw

Hull City have been relegated to the Championship after a 0-0 draw with Manchester United and Newcastle's 2-0 win over West Ham condemned them to the drop. The Tigers had to better the Magpies' result, but goals from Moussa Sissoko and Jonas Gutierrez ensured Hull’s goalless draw with the Red Devils came to nothing. Paul McShane and Robbie Brady had goals ruled [...]

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    BPL Preview: Who goes down? Hull City or Newcastle United?

BPL Preview: Who goes down? Hull City or Newcastle United?

The talking point of the last game of the season is not, obviously, on who wins the Barclays Premier League (BPL) title. Rather, the attention is on whom between Hull City and Newcastle United joins Burnley and QPR in the Championship. It’s a straight fight between “City” and “United” so let us play the number game without involving our soccer analysts. Of the [...]

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    BPL Panel: Man U set to leapfrog Arsenal

BPL Panel: Man U set to leapfrog Arsenal

Manchester United and Arsenal are evenly matched this season as they go into battle for third place. United won 2-1 at the Emirates in the Barclays Premier League (BPL) in November, despite Arsenal dominating for the majority of the match. Arsenal won 2-1 at Old Trafford in the FA Cup in March, despite United dominating for the majority of the match. There's little [...]

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    Anichebe: When I play well West Brom play well

Anichebe: When I play well West Brom play well

That’s the claim of West Bromwich Albion forward, Victor Anichebe, whose Barclays Premier League goals have cost WBA £1 million apiece. The 27-year-old has scored six goals in just 22 league starts since his £6 million move from Everton on deadline day in August 2013. He scored a finely placed header at Newcastle in the 1-1 draw on Saturday and the Super [...]

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    BPL: Chelsea to kill Liverpool’s faint UCL hopes

BPL: Chelsea to kill Liverpool’s faint UCL hopes

It’s all about Chelsea at the moment. After winning the Barclays Premier League (BPL) with three games to spare, they will be looking to dent Liverpool’s hope of catching up with the floundering Manchester United and pipping them to a fourth place finish on the log that will guarantee a berth in the UEFA Champions League. So, can Jose Mourinho and his [...]

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    Chelsea to emerge unscathed against Arsenal

Chelsea to emerge unscathed against Arsenal

There are a lot of books on football, but Arsene Wenger is yet to come across one that will teach him how to end a bad run against an adversary. In 12 meetings with Jose Mourinho, the Frenchman has not won a game. Our soccer analysts are not convinced he’s about to break the jinx when Arsenal and Chelsea meet at [...]

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    BPL Panel: Draw best result for Spurs, United

BPL Panel: Draw best result for Spurs, United

With the Barclays Premier League (BPL) title now a two-horse-race between Chelsea and Manchester City, another ‘title’ fight – for top-four finish – is being spearheaded by Arsenal, Manchester United, Liverpool, Tottenham and Southampton. Two of the title rivals meet this weekend as United welcome Spurs to Old Trafford. Our soccer analysts – who have their own title fight too – [...]

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    BPL PANEL: Manchester City to drop points against Liverpool FC? No…Yes

BPL PANEL: Manchester City to drop points against Liverpool FC? No…Yes

You could agree with Shakira and say hips don’t lie. It’s not that straight forward, though, with stats. As Liverpool welcome Manchester City to Anfield in this weekend’s star match in the Barclays Premier League (BPL), here are some of the stats, according to Opta. Liverpool have won just two of the last 12 BPL matches against Man City (W2 D6 L4). Manchester City [...]

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    BPL: Southampton to draw or beat Liverpool

BPL: Southampton to draw or beat Liverpool

On Sunday, Liverpool and their trio of former Saints – Adam Lallana, Dejan Lovren and Rickie Lambert – return to St Mary’s Stadium to face Southampton in the Barclays Premier League (BPL). On Friday, TheCable and their trio of soccer analysts – Aisha Falode, Kayode Tijani and Sunday Omeike – return to the studio after the FA Cup to give their [...]

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    BPL Preview: Spurs won’t beat Arsenal

BPL Preview: Spurs won’t beat Arsenal

It’s a Saturday of super derbies in the Barclays Premier League (BPL). Yes, the 169th edition of the North London derby will take place with Arsenal travelling to White Hart Lane to take on Tottenham. It doesn’t end there though, as the longest running top flight derby will be held for the 224th time as Everton host Liverpool in a crucial [...]

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    BPL Panel: Chelsea, City clash will end in stalemate

BPL Panel: Chelsea, City clash will end in stalemate

Title contenders Chelsea and Manchester City light up Stamford Bridge in this weekend's star match in the Barclays Premier League (BPL). It’s January 31 so it’s too early to be talking about a title decider, yet that's precisely the feeling around Saturday night's epic battle between the two teams. Our soccer analysts are back to give you their views and predictions of [...]

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