When Heung Min Son smashed home the only goal of a dramatic game, to give Spurs a precious 1-0 lead to take to Manchester next week, the roar that erupted in their magnificent new stadium would have been heard loud and clear five kilometres down the Seven Sisters Road, deep in the heart of Arsenal territory.
Wed, 10 Apr, 2019
There was a feeling in the thickening Manchester air that Tottenham might give City a difficult time, that here was a team of talent and character that might just stand toe-to-toe and offer us all some more ideas about just how good City are.
Mon, 18 Dec, 2017
Thu, 30 Nov, 2017
Any suggestions that Chelsea could throw away the league title despite dominating the race for so long, or any hopes Manchester City could somehow find the discipline, consistency and momentum make it a three-way chase, have largely been put to bed by Eden Hazard after he guided the leaders to a narrow but crucial victory at Stamford Bridge.
Thu, 06 Apr, 2017
Sat, 17 Sep, 2016
Mon, 11 Apr, 2016
For all the well-wishes and patronising pats on the back Leicester have earned this season, Tuesday night may well have seen Man City and Arsenal fans anxiously thumb the Foxes fixture list for the very first time. Claudio Ranieri’s boys have stuck around much longer than expected.
Thu, 04 Feb, 2016
Vincent Kompany will undergo thorough assessment as Manchester City bid to get to the bottom of their captain’s recurring calf problems but manager Manuel Pellegrini says the club will not be entering the transfer market this month.
Fri, 01 Jan, 2016
If Arsene Wenger were to honestly describe his perfect week it would almost certainly include Jose Mourinho being sacked and his own Arsenal side producing a performance of consummate maturity to convincingly beat a title rival in a huge game.
Tue, 22 Dec, 2015