Tag: Premier League

Cristiano Ronaldo scored twice in his second debut at Manchester United, as the Red Devils beat Newcastle 4-1 at Old Trafford. (Image: Twitter/manutd)

What are the Highest Spending Teams in European Football?

Premier League clubs spent more than $9.7 billion this year to form their current squads; more than twice as much as any of Europe’s other top leagues. The study published by the CIES Football Observatory finds Manchester City at the top of the big spenders’ list, followed by their arch-rivals, […]

Everton is in shock after one of its stars was arrested on child sex offences. (Image: evertonfc.com)

Premier League Star Arrested on Accusations of Child Sex Offenses

An unnamed football player from Everton was arrested by police last week on allegations of child-related sexual offenses. The player has been suspended by his club, Everton, while police continue their investigation. OnlineGambling.com will not name the Premier League star for legal reasons. The star’s house was searched in connection […]

Jose Mourinho was sacked by Tottenham 17 months after being appointed. (Image: Twitter / @SpursOfficial)

Mourinho Sacked After 17 Months at Hotspur Helm

Just a few hours after officially becoming part of the plan to create a European Super League, Tottenham announced the sacking of their manager, Jose Mourinho. Mourinho lasted 17 months at Spurs, where he guided the club to a sixth-place finish last season and a League Cup final in the […]

Aston Villa is suffering from a significant COVID-19 outbreak, and won’t be able to play its match against Tottenham Hotspur on Wednesday. (Image: Shaun Botterill/Getty)

Premier League Alters Midweek Schedule After Rash of COVID-19 Infections

The latest surge in positive COVID-19 cases has forced a change to the Premier League schedule, as Fulham will replace Aston Villa in a match against Tottenham Hotspur on Wednesday. The EPL previously delayed a match between Spurs and Fulham on Dec. 30, when Fulham was struggling with its own […]

The heir apparent to the Saudi throne, 34-year-old Mohammed bin Salman is the financial engine behind the Newcastle United sale. (Image: AP)

Amnesty International Pushes EPL to Block £300M Newcastle Sale

Amnesty International entered the Newcastle United takeover saga this week, writing a letter to the Premier League raising concerns about Saudi Arabia’s human rights record. The letter followed reports that Newcastle owner Mike Ashley’s £300 million sale of the club to a Saudi-backed syndicate involving Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman […]