Posts Tagged ‘Portsmouth’

Premier League Review: Chelsea triumph in Utd clash 2

Premier League Review: Chelsea triumph in Utd clash

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Chelsea snatch the three points from Man Utd via the head of John Terry, Arsenal hand out another footballing lesson, and devil turned hero Heurelho Gomes saves his way to three points for Spurs. Chelsea 1-0 Manchester United Captain John Terry put Chelsea five points clear of Manchester United at the top of the Premier […]

This weekend's Premier League preview 2

This weekend’s Premier League preview

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The top two sides in the Premier League go head-to-head in a mouth watering clash at Stamford Bridge, Darren Bent returns to his old stomping ground of White Hart Lane with Sunderland and Wolves host in form Arsenal at the Molineux. Aston Villa v Bolton Wanderers 15:00 Villa Park Aston Villa will be aiming to […]

This weekend's Premier League preview 1

This weekend’s Premier League preview

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It’s an injury-ravaged weekend of Premier League action as Arsenal and Tottenham clash in the local derby, Liverpool travel to Craven Cottage, Chelsea face Bolton at the Reebok and Man United host swine flu ridden Blackburn. Arsenal v Tottenham Hotspur, 12:45, Emirates Stadium Tottenham make the short trip over to the Emirates to do battle […]

Transfer embargo placed on Portsmouth 2

Transfer embargo placed on Portsmouth

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The Premier League have confirmed an embargo has been placed on Portsmouth registering any new players. The embargo means Paul Hart will be unable to bring any new players in to Fratton Park until further notice as he seeks to save the troubled club from relegation. Premier League spokesman Dan Johnson said: “We can confirm […]

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This weekend’s Premier League preview

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The weekend’s highlight is no doubt the clash between Liverpool and Manchester United at Anfield on Sunday and defeat for the hosts would see them drop 10 points behind their bitter rivals at this early stage of the season. Saturday, October 24 Birmingham v Sunderland Sunderland boss Steve Bruce returns to his old club on […]

Avram returns to Fratton Park 0

Avram returns to Fratton Park

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Portsmouth have confirmed Avram Grant has returned to the club as director of football. Sky Sports News revealed earlier that Grant was in talks with Pompey and now they have confirmed his return to Fratton Park. Grant served in that role for just over 12 months alongside former manager Harry Redknapp before he departed for […]

Al-Faraj comepletes Pompey takeover 0

Al-Faraj comepletes Pompey takeover

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Portsmouth have confirmed that Saudi Arabian businessman Ali Al-Faraj has completed his takeover of the club, with his Falcondrone Limited company purchsed 90 per cent of outgoing owner Sulaiman Al-Fahim’s shares. Al-Faraj had initially wanted to purchase the club back in August, but then-owner Sacha Gaydamak chose to sell his majority shareholding to Al-Fahim, against […]

Premier League Round-Up 1

Premier League Round-Up

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Chelsea overcome the challenge of Liverpool at the Bridge, Man United snatch a late draw against Sunderland, a brilliant Cesc Fabregas inspires Arsenal to six goals against Blackburn and Portsmouth finally win a game! Chelsea jumped back to the top of the table after beating Liverpool at Stamford Bridge. Didier Drogba inspired the two second […]

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This week’s Premier League action

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Fulham and Arsenal clash in a London derby, Manchester Utd and Chelsea both face away trips, Spurs clash with Burnley at the Lane and Liverpool host Hull at Anfield. Saturday, 26th September Portsmouth v Everton, 12:45 kick-off Everton have picked up on their poor early form with two consecutive wins, and they host Portsmouth who […]

Big four triumph as Utd stun City in a thrilling derby 2

Big four triumph as Utd stun City in a thrilling derby

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The entire “top four” picked up three points this weekend as Manchester Utd got a late winner in a seven goal derby thriller, Chelsea hammered Spurs 3-0 at the Bridge, Arsenal got back on track with a demolition of Wigan and a Torres brace helped Liverpool beat West Ham. In what was sure to be […]