Premier League Winners and Losers After Saturday's Updated Week 1 EPL Table

Bleacher ReportThe first weekend of the 2019-20 Premier League season is not even over, but already the top of the table has a familiar look to it. Defending champions Manchester City are top of the pile after their 5-0 away win over West Ham United on Saturday, and ...

August 11th 2019


VAR in the Premier League: Man City decisions explained

ESPNWest Ham's official account incorrectly tweeted that the retake was ordered because Fabianski was off his line. VAR does not make any decision on the goalkeeper in the Premier League, it is left to the linesman as his sole responsibility on a penalty kick.

August 10th 2019


VAR makes a rude entrance to the English Premier League

Washington PostDear English soccer fans, get used to seeing a whole lot more of that. The video assistant referee, or VAR, makes its debut in the English Premier League this season, and though the season's first match Friday night didn't require any video intervention, one ...

August 10th 2019


Christian Pulisic Chelsea Debut: Expert Verdicts on USMNT Star's Premier League Chances Ahead of First Start

NewsweekAs far as introductions to the Premier League go, Christian Pulisic's couldn't come on a grander stage. The 20-year-old is expected to make his first competitive start for Chelsea when the Blues face Manchester United at Old Trafford on Sunday. Along with ...

August 10th 2019


Manchester City opens Premier League title defense with easy victory over West Ham

CNN InternationalIt was also an action-packed afternoon for the video assistant referee, which is being used in the Premier League for the first time. The system was called into action on a number of occasions -- once to rule out a score for Gabriel Jesus, once to allow a Sterling ...

August 10th 2019


Premier League today: Live scores, results, highlights from Matchday 1

Sporting NewsThe wait is finally over. The 2019-20 English Premier League season has arrived, and the opening weekend will see 10 matches, including last year's EPL and Champions League winners. On Friday, 2018-19 Premier League runners up and 2018 ...

August 10th 2019


HALF TIME: West Ham United 0-1 Manchester City

The GuardianHere's hoping there's no need for the old VAR, which makes its Premier League debut this week. Balls to it! West Ham get the ball rolling, and there are indeed plenty of pretty bubbles in the air. A huge roar as the hosts press immediately down the left wing.

August 10th 2019


Liverpool vs. Norwich City results: Liverpool dominates with 4-goal first half in Premier League opener

Sporting NewsLiverpool dominated the Premier League season opener against Norwich City, taking the match 4-1 with all four scores coming in the first half. The Reds were able to sit back in the second half as they coasted to an easy win in their first match of the 2019-20 ...

August 10th 2019


Liverpool player ratings: Firmino 9/10, Salah and Origi 8/10 in rout of Norwich

ESPNLiverpool swaggered their way into the new Premier League season with a 4-1 victory over Norwich City, which extended their unbeaten record at Anfield in the competition to 41 matches. Positives. There were goals, goals and more goals for the European ...

August 10th 2019


Liverpool's Alisson injures calf, to miss Super Cup

ESPNLiverpool goalkeeper Alisson will miss next week's UEFA Super Cup match against Chelsea after suffering a right calf injury in Friday's Premier League season opening win over Norwich City. The Brazil international came off in the 39th minute of the match ...

August 10th 2019


History repeats itself as Liverpool opens title campaign with easy win

CNNThe experienced defender was one of only two Norwich players who had previously tasted life in the top flight but his error opened the door for an emphatic Liverpool win. Egyptian star Mo Salah quickly doubled his side's lead before Virgil van Dijk and Divock ...

August 10th 2019


Premier League 19/20 live stream: how to watch every game online and from anywhere

TechRadarAre you ready to go again!? It may feel like it's getting earlier and earlier, but the Premier League season is ready to return to grounds across England and - in turn - to your screen. And this time with added VAR controversies. You've come through the right ...

August 9th 2019


Premier League predictions: the good, the bad and the ugly

The GuardianHaving tasked various eggheads who specialise in number‑crunching and sports data with predicting how the Premier League season will pan out using cutting-edge “machine learning” artificial intelligence and statistical analysis, BT Sport's preseason ...

August 9th 2019


English Premier League: How to Watch Liverpool vs. Norwich City

ForbesThe 2019-2020 English Premier League season is upon us, and it begins Friday with a match featuring the reigning champion of Europe. UEFA Champions League winner Liverpool faces newly promoted Norwich City on Friday, August 9, at 3:00 p.m EDT ...

August 9th 2019


Why did Premier League teams spend less money on transfers this summer?

ESPNFor all the talk of financial might, this summer's transfer window saw the Premier League's collective net spend fall by more than 25%. Whether you use Transfermarkt figures (showing a drop of 24%, from €1.019 billion to €774 million) or the numbers put out ...

August 9th 2019