Cardiff City relegated: Defeat against Crystal Palace confirms relegation to Championship and Brighton’s safety

Cardiff City relegated: Defeat against Crystal Palace confirms relegation to Championship and Brighton’s safety

Crystal Palace – the late season serial killers of the Premier League – condemned Cardiff City to relegation as Roy Hodgson’s team maintained their outstanding away form. Having already sent down Huddersfield in this campaign, as well as Stoke and Hull in recent seasons, Palace accounted for Neil Warnock’s brave but limited Bluebirds who were relegated […]

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Premier League: 10 things to look out for this weekend | Football

1) Another post-Europe hangover for Liverpool? Following the disappointment of their reasonably heroic Champions League defeat at Barcelona, Liverpool must rouse themselves for what could be an extremely tricky Saturday evening appointment at Newcastle in which they simply cannot afford to slip up. With only two matches of the Premier League campaign remaining, anything less […]

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Premier League: 10 things to look out for this weekend | Football

1) City must roll up their sleeves again at Burnley Pep Guardiola is not usually short of post-match praise for his players, but he struck a different note after the Manchester derby win. “Tonight we can enjoy it, but tomorrow it’s over, so we have to be focused,” he said. “I know people are going […]

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Cardiff vs Liverpool: Jurgen Klopp critical of pitch after Reds reclaim top spot

Cardiff vs Liverpool: Jurgen Klopp critical of pitch after Reds reclaim top spot

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp described the Cardiff City Stadium playing surface as “dangerous” after his team reclaimed top spot in the Premier League. A rare Georginio Wijnaldum strike in the 57th minute eased Liverpool nerves before substitute James Milner slotted home a penalty nine minutes from time as Klopp’s men defeated relegation-threatened Cardiff 2-0. The victory […]

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Tottenham v Crystal Palace, Man City v Cardiff and more – live!

Spurs play their first competitive match in new ground Live scoreboard! Keep up with all the goals and games And feel free to email [email protected] 7.27pm BST You buy a bag of peanuts in this town, you get a song written about you. “I have always been OUTRAGED that Spurs fans have not yet adapted […]

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I have been made a scapegoat over Sala crash, says Willie McKay | Football

Former football agent Willie McKay believes he and his son have been made scapegoats for the plane crash that killed Emiliano Sala. The 28-year-old Argentinian striker died, along with pilot David Ibbotson, when the Piper Malibu aircraft they were travelling in came down in the Channel on 21 January, two days after Cardiff had made […]

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Gerard Deulofeu and Troy Deeney put Cardiff to the sword in thumping Watford win

A superb hat-trick from Watford’s Spanish striker Gerard Deulofeu and two goals from Troy Deeney gave Watford a thumping victory to increase Cardiff’s relegation worries. Deulofeu had not scored for eight matches but he ended that draught before the break and then showed class and composure to strike twice inside four minutes on the hour mark. […]

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Emiliano Sala’s heartbroken cousin demands full investigation into ‘avoidable’ plane crash

EMILIANO Sala’s grieving cousin has demanded a full investigation into the footballer’s death claiming “he was killed”. Martin Gatti made the allegation after paying his last respects to his relative yesterday in the small Argentinian town of Progreso where the Cardiff City striker grew up. Reuters Family, friends, supporters and former teammates paid tribute to […]

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