Blog – The Match

Sadio Mane and Mohamed Salah scored in Liverpool’s dominant victory over Chelsea, moving the Reds back ahead of Manchester City. ESPN FC’s Craig Burley breaks down what Sunday’s Premier League results mean for Liverpool and Manchester City in the title race. LIVERPOOL, England — There have been some special goals that have gone on to
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Bayern seized on Dortmund’s weaknesses from the kickoff to arguably seize control of the title race with six games left. MUNICH, Germany — “Gegen Bayern kann mal verlieren” (“You can lose against Bayern”) is what the hardcore home fans in the Allianz Arena south stand were chanting sarcastically at the final whistle. Yes, you can
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Everton pushed Chelsea’s chances of finishing in the top four further into jeopardy with goals from Richarlison and Gylfi Sigurdsson. Steve Nicol shares his doubts on Chelsea’s top-four chances, citing their lack of chemistry and disconnectedness between midfield and defence. LIVERPOOL, England — One step forward, two steps back. If Chelsea and Maurizio Sarri had
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TURIN, Italy — Last month in Madrid, Atletico Madrid were entirely dominant against a Juventus side that offered absolutely no attacking threat and won 2-0. On Wednesday in Turin, Juventus were entirely dominant against an Atletico side that offered absolutely no attacking threat and won 3-0 to advance, seemingly against the odds. This was the
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Liverpool’s front three missed a slew of chances against Everton as Manchester City consolidate their lead atop the Premier League table. Jurgen Klopp says he’s felt worse after draws as he reflects on Liverpool’s missed chances and dropped points at rivals Everton. Jurgen Klopp gets into a lighthearted exchange with an Everton ball boy as
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ESPN FC’s Sid Lowe credits Atletico Madrid for showing their mental strength by overcoming the reversed decisions made by VAR. Following Atletico Madrid’s opener, ESPN FC’s Craig Burley and Alejandro Moreno saw a Juventus side that appeared ‘flustered and rattled.’ MADRID — “I’ve got five Champions Leagues, you have none,” was Cristiano Ronaldo’s icy response
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MANCHESTER — Sergio Aguero already defines one Manchester City Premier League title triumph, but the Argentine forward is beginning to display the kind of form for Pep Guardiola’s team that suggests he might be about to define another one. Nothing that Aguero does will ever eclipse the drama of his title-winning goal for Roberto Mancini’s
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