Saturday, February 28, 2015
Manchester United star Angel di Maria is struggling for confidence after being substituted against Sunderland, says Louis van Gaal.
Match official Roger East has defended his controversial decision to send off Wes Brown in Sunderland's defeat to Manchester United.
The Dortmund manager was pleased by BVB's win over bitter rival Schalke, singling out Henrikh Mkhitaryan for particularly high praise.
The "triple punishment" handed down to a player conceding a penalty could soon be scrapped.
The Chelsea boss feels it is difficult to imagine the Argentine playing for another club in his career despite the player himself previously hinting at a departure
Stoke City beat Hull City 1-0 on Saturday thanks to substitute Peter Crouch's seventh Premier League goal of the season.
Peter Crouch scored the only goal of the match midway through the second half as the Potters claimed all three points against the Tigers at the Britannia Stadium
Papiss Cisse's clinical first-half strike furthers Aston Villa's relegation woes, earning Newcastle United a 1-0 win at St. James' Park.
Wayne Rooney was Manchester United's match winner as Sunderland had Wes Brown erroneously sent off in a 2-0 Premier League defeat.
The striker scored an early winner, then limped off as West Brom beat Southampton 1-0 in the Premier League on Saturday.
The own goal saw Swansea City defeat Premier League struggler Burnley 1-0 at Turf Moor on Saturday.
Papiss Cisse's first-half goal handed Newcastle United a 1-0 Premier League victory over Aston Villa at St James' Park on Saturday.
The Welsh outfit claimed the victory at Turf Moor after Clarets defender Kieran Trippier put the ball into his own net midway through the second half.
Luis Suarez and Ivan Rakitic played a part in all three goals as they secured a victory for the Blaugrana to keep the pressure on Real Madrid atop the table.
Darren Fletcher was key for the hosts as Tony Pulis' men moved further clear of the relegation zone following a disciplined performance against a limited Saints side.
Wayne Rooney scored his first goals in nine games as his double helped Manchester United to a 2-0 win over 10-man Sunderland at Old Trafford.
Borussia Dortmund scored late three times to see off local rival Schalke in the Bundesliga.
Roger East gave the defender his marching orders instead of John O'Shea, the player who actually brought down Radamel Falcao in the box.
Goal took in the action at Signal-Iduna Park, where the hosts broke the resistance of the visitors with three late goals to wrap up their fourth straight win.
Real Madrid is set to be boosted by the return of three key players, but the manager has no intention of dropping his in-form midfielder.