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Liverpool’s Mohamed Salah after scoring against Chelsea. Photograph: EPA

There is no doubt that Eden Hazard is one of the most exciting attacking players in the Premier League but this match made interesting viewing for all(...)

Mohamed Salah celebrates after scoring Liverpool’s second against Chelsea. Photograph: Peter Byrne/PA

Liverpool 2 Chelsea 0 It was an arrow into the top corner of Chelsea’s goal and potentially the hearts of Manchester City from Mohamed Salah. Liverpo(...)

Manchester United’s Romelu Lukaku struggled to have any impact on the game at Anfield. Photograph: PA

With 10 minutes left at Anfield Romelu Lukaku set off on a dummy run towards the touchline , then turned to take the ball back from the player he imag(...)

 Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola is thrown  into the air as  players  celebrate winning the  Premier League  at the Etihad Stadium, Manchester. Photograph: Martin Rickett/PA Wire

And now the end is near. And so we face the final curtain or at best a rather demob-happy, oddly tension-free final flutter of a curtain that fell som(...)

Neymar scores for Barcelona’s fifth goal, this one   from the penalty spot, during the remarkable 6-1 comeback victory over PSG at the Camp Nou.  Photograph:  Laurence Griffiths/Getty

After Liverpool routed Manchester City 3-0 at Anfield, Pep Guardiola’s men need to turn the tables in dramatic fashion on home turf and without the ai(...)

Carlos Tevez during his wedding in San Isidro last week. Tevez has just completed a €600,000-a-week deal to move to Shanghai Shenhua. Photo: David Fernandez/EPA

Former Manchester City and Manchester United striker Carlos Tevez has joined Chinese Super League club Shanghai Greenland Shenhua. The Chinese club a(...)

 Carlos Tevez  waves farewell to the Boca Juniors supporters after their final game of the season at La Bombonera on December 18th. The 32-year-old  is due to join Shanghai Shenhua on an annual salary of €38 million. Photograph: Getty Images

What is the Chinese Super League? The Chinese Football Association Super League was set up in 2004 as part of an effort to modernise and streamline t(...)

 Rafa Benítez is the ninth manager to take charge of Newcastle since Mike Ashley’s takeover in 2007. Photograph: Biel Alino/EPA

‘Of course they can win it. I believe they will win with three games to spare.” Alex Ferguson, at least, doesn’t expect a late collapse from Leicester(...)

 Obafemi Martins has joined Chinese Super League side Shanghai Shenhua. Photograph: Getty

Former Inter Milan, Newcastle and Birmingham striker Obafemi Martins has become the latest high-profile player to plump for a move to the Chinese Supe(...)

Georginio Wijnaldum scored four for Newcastle United as they routed Norwich City 6-2 at St James’ Park. Photograph: PA

Newcastle United 6 Norwich City 2 When the final whistle blew, Steve McClaren looked slightly stunned. A little reminiscent of a man who has fi(...)

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