Manuel Pellegrini's men maintain their top-four assault and build confidence before the Champions League clash with Real Madrid after a routine win over the Potters.
Saturday, April 23, 2016
Manuel Pellegrini rested a number of his key players against Stoke, but, more importantly, set them out in a completely different formation with the intention to boss possession.
Jurgen Klopp's side has announced the defender will be unavailable for selection while UEFA investigates him for a "possible anti-doping rule violation."
Tottenham goalkeeper Hugo Lloris wants to make sure this season's title bid becomes the norm rather than a one-off success.
Mauricio Pochettino has engineered an unlikely title charge this season, with Spurs developing into arguably the league's most exciting side — but who has stood out most?
Ibrahim Afellay has sustained cruciate ligament damage in his knee and has been ruled out for several months.
The Italian wouldn't single out any of his players for individual praise, while also admitting his side is in a much better position than Tottenham.
A PFA Player of the Year prize could be forthcoming for Riyad Mahrez, but the Premier League title is the Leicester star's only focus.
Watford manager Quique Sanchez Flores claims he is happy at the Hornets and wants to concentrate on crunch Wembley clash
The Magpies' Premier League survival will depend on relegation rivals Sunderland and Norwich faltering if they cannot find a way to puncture the Reds' momentum Saturday.
Jermain Defoe finally has Sunderland manager Sam Allardyce believing he is capable of playing as a lone striker.
Saturday's semifinal at Wembley is the penultimate step in salvaging otherwise-disappointing campaigns for both clubs, but will it really be enough to satisfy fans and owners?
Friday, April 22, 2016
David Silva is in the frame for a Manchester City return ahead of big fixtures against Stoke City and Real Madrid.
Jurgen Klopp is expected to field a similar lineup to the one that defeated AFC Bournemouth on Sunday.
Everton is winless in its last six games heading into Saturday's FA Cup semifinal against Manchester United.
Manchester United paid over 10 million pounds to agents and intermediaries earlier this season.
Arsenal is third in the Premier League standings with four games to go, including a crucial clash against fourth-placed Manchester City.
Louis van Gaal knows qualifying for the Champions League is crucial, but insists an FA Cup win would be a success for Manchester United.
The Blues skipper is expected to return from injury before the end of the Premier League campaign but as the season winds down, so could his Stamford Bridge career
The 16-year-old forward stood out as one of the brightest talents on a pitch full of top-class youngsters as Jason Wilcox's men came from behind to draw 1-1.