- Chelsea, Man United in 2nd stalemate; Arsenal rises to 3rd Updated: Feb-07-16 5:30 pm
LONDON - A second stalemate of the season between Chelsea and Manchester United saw the fallen powers slip further from relevance in this unusual Premier League season.
- Arsenal climbs to 3rd in league by beating Bournemouth Updated: Feb-07-16 3:47 pm
BOURNEMOUTH, England - Arsenal ended a four-game winless run by scoring quick-fire goals to beat Bournemouth 2-0 on Sunday, rising to third in the Premier League.
- Costa scores late as Chelsea holds Man United to a 1-1 draw Updated: Feb-07-16 2:26 pm
LONDON - Chelsea striker Diego Costa struck in stoppage time against Manchester United to maintain his scoring streak under interim manager Guus Hiddink, ensuring a 1-1 stalemate in Sunday's meeting of fallen Premier League powers.
- Leicester beats City 3-1, Torres nets 100th Atletico goal Updated: Feb-06-16 7:36 pm
Leicester firmly underlined its Premier League title credentials with a 3-1 win at Manchester City on Saturday, while Atletico Madrid moved provisionally level on points with Barcelona at the top of the Spanish league by beating Eibar 3-1.
- Jamie Vardy signs new contract with Leicester to 2019 Updated: Feb-06-16 3:47 pm
LEICESTER, England - English Premier League leader Leicester says striker Jamie Vardy has signed a new contract with the club until 2019.
- Tottenham goes 2nd in Premier League by beating Watford 1-0 Updated: Feb-06-16 2:18 pm
LONDON - Tottenham is providing another element of unpredictability to a Premier League title race defying all expectations.
- Leicester stuns Man City 3-1 to go 6 points clear at top Updated: Feb-06-16 10:14 am
MANCHESTER, England - Leicester stunned Manchester City 3-1 on Saturday to bolster its bid to become the unlikeliest champions in English football history.
- Bayern coach Pep Guardiola hits out at media treatment Updated: Feb-05-16 7:19 am
MUNICH - Bayern Munich coach Pep Guardiola says there is no conflict between his current position and preparing for his future role at Manchester City.
- Dutch midfielder Nigel de Jong acquired by LA Galaxy Updated: Feb-03-16 3:22 pm
CARSON, California - The LA Galaxy acquired Dutch midfielder Nigel de Jong on Wednesday, completing their third high-profile international move of the winter with the signing of the two-time World Cup veteran on a free transfer.
- Popular Pellegrini begins long farewell at Manchester City Updated: Feb-03-16 9:53 am
MANCHESTER, England - Manuel Pellegrini has cause to feel resentment at being handed his notice by Manchester City, even though the mild-mannered Chilean isn't showing it.
- City puts United further in shade with Guardiola coup Updated: Feb-02-16 7:15 pm
MANCHESTER, England - Pep Guardiola's imminent arrival in the Premier League is a game-changer not just for Manchester City but for English soccer, bringing a coveted, visionary coach to a club already having a stated aim of being a "leader in the world of football."
- Bournemouth rallies to beat Crystal Palace 2-1 in EPL Updated: Feb-02-16 6:33 pm
LONDON - Bournemouth boosted its bid for survival with a 2-1 win Tuesday as Crystal Palace lost its fifth straight Premier League match.
- Sergio Aguero hands Manchester City victory at Sunderland Updated: Feb-02-16 5:54 pm
SUNDERLAND - Sergio Aguero's first-half strike handed Manchester City a 1-0 victory against Sunderland in the Premier League on Tuesday.
- UEFA cuts Dynamo Kiev racism sanctions before Man City visit Updated: Feb-02-16 3:28 pm
NYON, Switzerland - Dynamo Kiev had its UEFA sanctions for racist attacks by fans cut on Tuesday, clearing the club to allow spectators in when Manchester City visits in the Champions League this month.
- Cristiano Ronaldo and Barcelona lead AP Global Football Poll Updated: Feb-02-16 1:55 pm
LONDON, England - Cristiano Ronaldo led the way at the summit of the Associated Press Global Football 10 on Tuesday, after scoring a hat trick in Real Madrid's resounding 6-0 win against Espanyol.
- Transfer deadline day: Mid-ranking Everton, Stoke spend $45M Updated: Feb-01-16 6:57 pm
LONDON - The heaviest spending as European football's transfer window closed on Monday was not by traditional powers but mid-ranking English clubs Stoke and Everton collectively paying around $45 million on two players.
- The Latest: Stoke signs $26m Imbula in winter's biggest deal Updated: Feb-01-16 6:03 pm
LONDON - The Latest on European soccer transfer deadline day (all times local):
- Guardiola to become Man City manager, replacing Pellegrini Updated: Feb-01-16 1:09 pm
MANCHESTER, England - Pep Guardiola and Manchester City have long been considered a likely match: Soccer's most admired coach and a club with massive spending power seeking to become the dominant force in Europe.
- De Bruyne confirms 10 week layoff with injury Updated: Jan-28-16 4:50 pm
MANCHESTER, England - Manchester City midfielder Kevin De Bruyne says he'll be out for action for approximately 10 weeks after injuring his ankle and knee in Manchester City's League Cup semifinal win over Everton on Wednesday.
- City star De Bruyne damages medial ligament in right knee Updated: Jan-27-16 5:35 pm
MANCHESTER, England - Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini says Kevin De Bruyne damaged the medial ligament in his right knee in the win over Everton in their English League Cup semifinal match on Wednesday.
- Aguero twice comes to Man City's rescue for draw at West Ham Updated: Jan-23-16 6:23 pm
LONDON - Sergio Aguero twice came to Manchester City's rescue with the team's only shots on target to recover a 2-2 draw at West Ham on another frustrating away-day for the title-chasers on Saturday.
- West Ham sign defender Byram from Leeds Updated: Jan-20-16 9:21 am
LONDON - West Ham has signed defender Sam Byram from Leeds for an undisclosed fee.
- Stoke holds Arsenal to 0-0 draw in Premier League Updated: Jan-17-16 2:37 pm
STOKE, England - Arsenal came away with a goalless draw from a traditionally tough fixture at Stoke to retain its Premier League lead on goal difference on Sunday.
- Manchester City stays third in Premier League after draw Updated: Jan-13-16 6:14 pm
MANCHESTER, England - Manchester City was denied a late penalty as it remained third in the Premier League after a goalless home draw with Everton on Wednesday.
- Big teams kept apart in FA Cup 4th-round draw Updated: Jan-11-16 2:57 pm
LONDON - English football's top sides were kept apart in the draw for the fourth round of the FA Cup on Monday, with Manchester United and defending champion Arsenal paired with second-tier opponents.