Player ratings as first-half blitz sends Magpies second

Leicester City slumped to a 3-0 Boxing Day defeat at home to Newcastle, shipping a trio of goals barely half an hour back from the winter hiatus. Both teams cantered into the World Cup break in excellent form but Newcastle immediately rediscovered their zip while Leicester were daydreaming about their Christmas presents. Newcastle‘s opener was […]

Arsenal bid for Mykhaylo Mudryk but Shakhtar Donetsk want £85m | Transfer window

Arsenal have made a formal offer to Shakhtar Donetsk for the winger Mykhaylo Mudryk, who is their top target in the forthcoming transfer window, although their bid is believed to fall some way short of the Ukrainian club’s asking price. Mudryk, a lightning-quick forward who turns 22 next month, has been a long-term target for […]

Player ratings as Salah strikes in Reds win

Goals from Mohamed Salah, Virgil van Dijk and Stefan Bajcetic helped Liverpool hold off a comeback from Aston Villa and close the gap on the Champions League places to five points. Salah finished off a flowing move before he set up Van Dijk following a set piece as the Reds threatened to run away with […]

Heartbreak at the death! Onyedika’s Club Bugge cede result to Leuven

Onyedika and his Club Brugge side were cruising to a victory, but they lost it in the final embers Super Eagles midfielder Raphael Onyedika saw 90 minutes of action in Club Brugge’s 1-1 draw against Leuven. Club Brugge returned to Jupiler League action against Leuven at the Jan Breydel Stadium in Brugge. The Belgian champions […]

Arsenal v West Ham: Premier League – live | Premier League

Key events Show key events only Please turn on JavaScript to use this feature Aaron Cresswell has a chat. “I think the break’s come at a good time for us. The lads have been working hard, so it’s up to us now to put things right. We haven’t had a great start to the season. […]