Frank Lampard: “What people hopefully saw in the performances was a team giving everything and playing good football.” Photograph:  Tess Derry/PA

Frank Lampard will not hesitate to play Tammy Abraham against Leicester on Sunday after the Chelsea striker was the victim of online racial abuse. A(...)

Raheem Sterling celebrates Manchester City’s title win at Brighton. Photograph: Victoria Haydn/Getty

Racism in football More than just a “gripe”. Since the turn of the year, Arsenal’s Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has had a banana peel thrown at him, Man(...)

Manchester United’s Paul Pogba with manager Jose Mourinho after being substituted off during United’s 3-1 loss to West Ham. Photo: Eddie Keogh/Reuters

Paul Pogba was the last Manchester United player out of the away dressing room at the London Stadium after the visitor’s 3-1 defeat to West Ham. The F(...)

Jack Wilshere and Mark Noble of West Ham  argue with referee Stuart Attwell during their Premier League match against  Bournemouth at London Stadium last Saturday. Photograph: Marc Atkins/Getty Images

Almost a week since West Ham’s defeat by Bournemouth at the London Stadium, it remains no easier to understand Manuel Pellegrini’s decision to play Ma(...)

Burnley’s James Tarkowski:  “Sergio Ramos, people might say he’s a ball-playing centre half, but he still does the dirty stuff right.”Photograph: Daniel Hambury/PA Wire

The general view of Burnley as a long-ball outfit meant that the logic behind Gareth Southgate’s decision to hand James Tarkowski a first England call(...)

A fan holds up a corner flag after invading the pitch during the game between West Ham and Burnley at the London Stadium. Photograph: David Klein/Reuters

West Ham United’s players fear the toxic atmosphere at the London Stadium will harm their battle against relegation after their 3-0 defeat by Burnley (...)

Eden Hazard: The Chelsea star  turned 27 last month and  is approaching his prime but  time is running out for him to claim football’s the biggest prizes. Photograph: Glyn Kirk/AFP

This week a clip emerged of three Barcelona players being confronted by a metal railing, with each of them choosing to deal with the obstacle in a di(...)

Philippe Coutinho of Liverpool scores at The King Power Stadium on Saturday. Photograph: Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images

As selection headaches go it is not exactly as nagging as having to choose between Fabio Borini and Rickie Lambert. Nor is it like living in fear of F(...)

Stoke City manager Mark Hughes gestures to Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho. Photograph: Carl Recine/Reuters

A game for Marouane Fellaini: that was José Mourinho’s assessment after Manchester United dropped their first points of the season. The richest club i(...)

Chelsea manager Antonio Conte said: “I can tell you that everyone who was in Chelsea knows very well what happened last season with Diego.” Photograph: Action Images via Matthew Childs/Reuters

Antonio Conte has responded to Diego Costa’s claims that Chelsea have treated him “like a criminal” by saying that the striker is in the club’s past. (...)

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