Tottenham beats QPR 2-1 in London EPL derby

LONDON (AP) — Queens Park Rangers’ hopes of beating the English Premier League drop received a major blow as Harry Kane underlined his England credentials with a match-winning brace to give Tottenham a 2-1 victory on Saturday. The attention of those at both ends of the league table were focused on Loftus Road, where the[…]

Chelsea maintains 5-point lead as top 5 all win in EPL

Chelsea maintained its five-point lead in the Premier League with a 1-0 victory at West Ham on Wednesday, on a night when all of the teams in top five won. Eden Hazard scored Chelsea’s first-half winner at Upton Park as the leaders came through one of their toughest remaining games. Second-place Manchester City kept in[…]

Arsenal beats struggling QPR 2-1 to stay 3rd in league

LONDON (AP) — Olivier Giroud and Alexis Sanchez guided Arsenal to a 2-1 victory at Premier League struggler Queens Park Rangers on Wednesday. Giroud’s fifth goal in as many games came in the 64th minute before Sanchez ended a seven-game drought. Charlie Austin set up a fraught finish for Arsenal by scoring with a fine[…]

Column: John Terry, the last of England’s football legends?

PARIS (AP) — England is running short of legends. Frank Lampard and Steven Gerrard both qualify. But this Premier League season looks like being their last. The all-time record goal-getter for Chelsea and the Liverpool captain both head for Major League Soccer swan songs from July. Paul Scholes, one of the top names on Manchester[…]