UK football news: Diego Costa set Chelsea on their way with the opener and the impressive Eden Hazard added a second to secure the win for Jose Mourinho’s side as they set a new club record of 12 matches unbeaten from the start of a top-flight season. West Brom were forced to play for an […]

 

UK football news: The Ivorian latched on to Fernandinho’s backheel before powering past two defenders and slotting the ball past Lukasz Fabianski on 62 minutes. City fell behind just nine minutes into the game when Nathan Dyer set up Wilfried Bony to beat Joe Hart from close range. But the home side equalised before half-time […]

 

UK football news: Diego Costa got Chelsea up and running just 11 minutes in with a clinical finish, and Eden Hazard added a second on 25. Four minutes later Claudio Yacob was sent off, and there was no way back for the Baggies from there. Second-placed Southampton will try to cut the gap back to […]

 

UK football news: First-half goals from Diego Costa and Eden Hazard put Chelsea in firm control and the game was over as a contest when West Brom midfielder Claudio Yacob was sent off before the half hour mark for a reckless two-footed challenge on Costa. Ben Foster was in fine form for West Brom to […]

 

UK football news: Costa’s first-half opener set Chelsea on their way to all three points, although there was a suspicion of offside as he volleyed home Oscar’s pass. Eden Hazard doubled the lead before Claudio Yacob was shown a straight red card for reckless two-footed tackle on Costa before the half hour mark. Irvine was […]

 

UK football news: Even a post-match explanation from referee Mark Clattenburg as to why Romelu Lukaku’s strike was allowed to stand – despite him being offside immediately before Ross Barkley’s shot rebounded to him – failed to appease the Hammers boss. Allardyce said he will be taking up the matter with officials’ chief Mike Riley next week. […]

 

UK football news: Saturday’s goalless draw with Sunderland meant the Foxes have now gone 500 minutes in the Premier League without scoring a goal. Leonardo Ulloa failed to make an impact again, and while Riyad Mahrez went close twice and Matty James was denied by Costel Pantilimon, the Foxes left much to be desired going […]

 

UK football news: Martinez was delighted with the way his team bounced back to secure victory at Goodison Park. Everton took the lead on Saturday afternoon through a Romelu Lukaku goal but were pegged back when West Ham substitute Mauro Zarate equalised in the second half. They had to wait until the 73rd minute before Leon […]

 

UK football news: Arsenal dominated for the majority of the game but fell behind in the second half thanks to an unfortunate own goal from Kieran Gibbs. Wayne Rooney seemed to have put the game beyond the hosts when he capped off a swift breakaway to score late on. Substitute Olivier Giroud set up a […]

 

UK football news: Danny Ings’ first-half brace secured back-to-back victories for the Clarets and ensured they moved off the bottom of the table and up to 18th, below 17th-placed Leicester merely on goal difference. And asked for his reaction following their latest triumph, Dyche singled out his side’s resilience after they survived an onslaught from […]