Tag Archives: Football in the United Kingdom

24Apr/17

Chelsea’s Kante named PFA player of the year

Chelsea’s N’Golo Kante is named player of the year by the Professional Footballers’ Association while Dele Alli receives the young player accolade and David Beckham’s career is acknowledged with the PFA Merit award. Lucy Bronze is named the women’s player of the year and Jess Carter gets the women’s young player of the year award while Kelly Smith receives the PFA Special Achievement Award.
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18Dec/16

Manchester City come from behind to beat Arsenal 2-1

Arsenal hold lead until the break but City fire in two goals to seize second place in Premier League and tumble Arsenal to fourth.

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28Sep/16

Newspaper headlines react to England sacking Sam Allardyce

The British newspapers react to Sam Allardyce who was sacked as England manager having behaved “inappropriately” when seeking a lucrative sideline role while talking to undercover reporters.

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02Aug/15

Arsenal beat champions Chelsea 1-0 in England’s Community Shield

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FA Cup winners Arsenal beat champions Chelsea 1-0 in England’s Community Shield season curtain-raiser at Wembley on Sunday (August 2) to end a long wait for victory over their London rivals.