Man City denied title by famous United comeback

LONDON (Reuters) – Manchester City must wait to annex the Premier League title after an amazing Paul Pogba-inspired fightback from two goals down saw their biggest rivals Manchester United earn a famous 3-2 win to ruin the Etihad Stadium’s dream party on Saturday. City, needing to win to wrap up the English top-flight title with…

Arsene Wenger: English players may be ‘masters’ of diving

English players may be the “masters” of diving, says Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger. Tottenham midfielder Dele Alli was booked for diving in the 2-2 draw at Liverpool on Sunday, while team-mate Harry Kane was accused of diving by Reds defender Virgil van Dijk in winning a penalty. Wenger said: “I remember there were tremendous cases here when foreign players…

Liverpool’s Sturridge moves to West Brom on loan

LONDON (Reuters) – Liverpool’s England forward Daniel Sturridge has joined West Bromwich Albion on loan until the end of the season, the Premier League clubs announced on Monday. Sturridge, 28, has scored 63 goals in 133 appearances for Liverpool after joining from Chelsea in January 2013. He has netted three goals in 14 games for…

Alexis Sanchez joins Man Utd in swap with Henrikh Mkhitaryan

Manchester United have signed Alexis Sanchez from Arsenal, in a swap deal with midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan. Chile forward Sanchez, 29, who almost joined Manchester City last summer, has signed a four-and-a-half-year deal worth £14m a year after tax. City ended their interest last week as they felt making him their best-paid player may affect team…