Mar 18, 2013 08:21 EDT
Salomon Kalou, Arouna Kona, Gervinho and Lacina Traore were on target at the weekend as Ivory Coast stars made their mark across Europe.
Mar 17, 2013 21:52 EDT
Frank Lampard scored his 200th Chelsea goal as his side beat West Ham United 2-0 to snatch third place in the Premier League from faltering London rivals Tottenham Hotspur.
Mar 17, 2013 13:21 EDT
Norwich City lost goalkeeper Mark Bunn to a first-half red card but still emerged from their trip to Sunderland with a 1-1 draw in the Premier League on Sunday.
Mar 17, 2013 11:41 EDT
Sunderland failed to capitalise on the dismissal of Norwich City goalkeeper Mark Bunn as they were held to a 1-1 draw at the Stadium of Light on Sunday.
Mar 16, 2013 23:25 EDT
Fulham manager Martin Jol has urged Gareth Bale to remain at Tottenham and become a White Hart Lane legend.
Mar 16, 2013 20:50 EDT
Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson has warned his team not to get carried away by believing they can romp to a record English Premier League triumph.
Mar 16, 2013 15:12 EDT
High-flying Manchester United are taking to the skies in the bid to clinch the title in rapid style.
Mar 15, 2013 07:55 EDT
Manchester City must reduce the 12-point deficit at the top of the Premier League before the upcoming Manchester derby to have any hope of keeping their title, Roberto Mancini said on Friday.
Mar 13, 2013 13:01 EDT
Liverpool midfielder Joe Allen was on Wednesday named in the Wales squad for the forthcoming World Cup qualifiers against Scotland and Croatia, despite requiring surgery on a shoulder injury.
Mar 09, 2013 20:14 EST
Harry Redknapp has warned Queens Park Rangers not to get ahead of themselves despite recording back-to-back wins in the Premier League for the first time this season.
Mar 09, 2013 12:57 EST
Aston Villa crawled out of the Premier League relegation zone by coming from behind to beat Reading 2-1 on Saturday, while bottom club Queens Park Rangers gave themselves further hope with a 3-1 defeat of Sunderland.
Mar 09, 2013 12:45 EST
Gabriel Agbonlahor's superb volley handed Aston Villa a vital 2-1 victory over Reading at the Madejski Stadium as Paul Lambert's side moved three points clear of the relegation zone on Saturday.
Mar 09, 2013 12:39 EST
Queens Park Rangers came from behind to beat Sunderland 3-1 at Loftus Road on Saturday with Andros Townsend's stunning strike setting the West London outfit on the way to a precious three points.
Mar 07, 2013 10:04 EST
Scotland manager Gordon Strachan handed English-born Brighton midfielder Liam Bridcutt a surprise call-up to his squad for the World Cup qualifiers against Wales and Serbia.
Mar 02, 2013 14:26 EST
Shinji Kagawa hit a hat-trick as Manchester United warmed up for the visit of Real Madrid with a 4-0 rout of Norwich City on Saturday that sent them 15 points clear in the Premier League.
Mar 02, 2013 12:51 EST
Sunderland inched closer to Premier League survival as the Black Cats fought back from two goals down to rescue a 2-2 draw against Fulham on Saturday.
Feb 25, 2013 08:43 EST
Reigning African Footballer of the Year Yaya Toure and fellow Ivorian Arouna Kone were among the English Premier League scorers at the weekend.
Feb 23, 2013 20:26 EST
A thunderbolt from Rafael da Silva set Manchester United on the way to a 2-0 win at bottom club Queens Park Rangers that sent Alex Ferguson's side 15 points clear in the Premier League.
Feb 23, 2013 14:54 EST
Bayern Munich rested half a dozen stars but still romped to a 6-1 win at home against 10-man Werder Bremen on Saturday to go 18 points clear at the top of the Bundesliga.
Feb 23, 2013 13:16 EST
On-loan Chelsea striker Romelu Lukaku struck in each half as West Bromwich Albion extended Sunderland's run of Premier League games without a win to four with a 2-1 win on Saturday.
Facts from the Wikipedia page:
|Full name||Sunderland Association Football Club [SAFC]|
|Nickname(s)||The Black Cats, The Mackems|
|Founded||1879 (as Sunderland and District Teachers)|
|Ground||Stadium of Light|
|2008–09||Premier League, 16th|