Manchester City signed off the 2020/21 Barclays FA Women’s Super League season with a 1-0 triumph over West Ham United.Ellen White marked her 32nd birthday with the only goal of the game to claim all three points, which sadly were not enough to secure a second league title, as Chelsea retained top spot with a 5-0 win over Reading.
Leicester fans have been keen to talk about what they watched on Friday night.However, I doubt very much whether Brendan Rodgers and his players will be wanting to listen / read what they have to say.Some Quite astonishing comments (see below) from the Leicester fans, leading me to have to actually check the Premier League table and who is playing in the FA Cup final next weekend.
Champions League, Europa League, Europa Conference League qualification explained: Who will be playing in Europe next season?
Seven English teams will be playing in Europe next season but how do sides qualify for the Champions League, Europa League, or the new Europa Conference League?And what happens if cup winners finish in the top four of the Premier League?The European Super League has been quashed but the race is very much on to qualify for the Champions League, Europa League, or the new Europa Conference League.
He scored against Manchester City again and Chelsea won again!Unlike last month’s FA Cup semi-final success against Pep Guardiola’s side, Hakim Ziyech’s strike in Saturday’s Premier League meeting was an equaliser rather than the only goal of the game but after Marcos Alonso completed a 2-1 win, Ziyech was equally pleased with his goal.
PETER Lorimer struck a brilliant Leeds United hat-trick on this day in 1973 as Don Revie's Whites thumped Arsenal 6-1.Joe Jordan also netted a brace whilst Billy Bremner was also on target as Leeds ended their 1972-73 Division One campaign in style.The fixture came just four days after heartache in the FA Cup final via a 1-0 defeat to Sunderland at Wembley.
Chelsea captain Magda Eriksson hits back at claims she was arrogant when Blues skipper claimed Emma Hayes' side could win EVERYTHING at the start of the season... as the Swede plots a historic quadruple as captain this month
Chelsea captain Magda Eriksson is one of the best defenders in the women's game today, but remains humble and not prone to hyperbole so perhaps people should have listened when she predicted her side could win a quadruple this season.Eriksson, already a League Cup winner this season, will lift the Women's Super League trophy for a second successive season if Chelsea beat Reading on Sunday or at least match second-placed Manchester City's result.
Leicester admit regret after sparking furious reaction with FA Cup final ticketing blunder having imposed mandatory £45 coach service to fans travelling to Wembley from Leicestershire
Leicester City have said they regret angering supporters over the sale of tickets for the club’s first FA Cup final in more than 50 years.The Foxes initially frustrated fans by announcing that anyone with a Leicestershire postcode who had a ticket would be forced to travel via an official club coach at a cost of £45 otherwise they risked being barred from Wembley.
Pep Guardiola says Saturday's defeat to Chelsea will have little bearing on the Champions League final the two sides will contest at the end of the month.The defeat means our title celebrations were put on hold, with City still in need of three points from our final three matches to seal the deal.
Chelsea's latest win over Man City shows Champions League glory is no formality for Guardiola and Co.
MANCHESTER, England -- For the second time in a month, Chelsea beat Manchester City and, while this 2-1 Premier League win might have offered few clues about whether they can make it a hat trick in the Champions League final on May 29, Thomas Tuchel's side have made sure they go into European club football's showpiece fixture with, at the very least, a mental edge.
Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero will have to hope that he gets another opportunity to produce a fairytale ending Oh, Sergio Aguero.The stars had aligned for him to seal the Premier League title with the ball at his feet on the penalty spot to double Manchester City's advantage.
Andreas Christensen limped off during Chelsea’s Premier League trip to Manchester City to hand coach Thomas Tuchel an injury concern ahead of the Blues’ upcoming FA Cup and Champions League finals this month.Christensen suffered the injury after being robbed of possession by Gabriel Jesus in the build-up to Raheem Sterling’s opening goal, with the Danish defender appearing to stretch awkwardly before hitting the pitch in pain.
Manchester City vs Chelsea – LIVE!A quirk of the fixture list gives us a dress rehearsal for this month’s Champions League Final at the Eithad Stadium this afternoon as Premier League leaders Man City host Chelsea.Thomas Tuchel & Co. shocked Man City to win last month's FA Cup semi-final encounter at Wembley, but Pep Guardiola's men can get revenge in style as victory will seal the title - their third in four seasons - to add to the Carabao Cup they lifted earlier this year.
Man City vs Chelsea LIVE: Pep Guardiola's men can wrap up the Premier League title with victory over the Blues TODAY in Champions League final dress rehearsal at the Etihad
Manchester City vs Chelsea - there's a lot to unpick here.A dress rehearsal for the Champions League final.Pep Guardiola looking to end his barren goalless run against Thomas Tuchel.City's chance to get revenge for the FA Cup semi-final.But this afternoon is about one thing and one thing only.
Liverpool kept their Premier League top-four hopes alive with an important 2-0 win over Southampton at Anfield.Sadio Mane put the home side ahead just after the half-hour mark and while the visitors did have their chances, Klopp's men rode their luck before Thiago Alcantara's neat finish sealed all three points.
Norwich City's Championship season concludes against Barnsley at Oakwell this lunchtime, with Daniel Farke's side being handed the trophy after the final whistle.As the curtain closes on a remarkable and unprecedented campaign for the Canaries, they travel north looking to extend their final points tally to 99.
Pep Guardiola denies Manchester City's clash with Chelsea today will have any bearing on the Champions League final.City host Thomas Tuchel's Blues in the Premier League knowing that a victory will secure their third Premier League title in four years.The two teams will then meet again in European club football's showpiece occasion in Istanbul on May 29.
Women’s football lost a pioneer this week with the death of former Doncaster Belles player, manager and director of football and Leeds United manager Julie Chipchase.Chippy was such a big part of people’s lives in women’s football in Yorkshire, including mine when she was my manager at Leeds.
Pep Guardiola may have protested about his FA Cup selection against Chelsea but the evidence has been there in subsequent XIs Some games are more different than others Chelsea may beat Manchester City on Saturday.They may beat them in the Champions League final later this month.But the FA Cup semi-final a few weeks ago is unlikely to help them.
City can secure the title with a win against fellow Champions League finalists Chelsea Manchester City can secure the Premier League title with a win at home against Chelsea.They are favourites with Betfred at 10/11 while the visitors are 10/3 and a draw is 5/2.An improvement from their FA Cup semi-final meeting would be all they need but given they are both going to compete for the Champions League trophy at the end of the month, there is more to this match than domestic honours.