Category Archives: South East England

Southampton 3-2 West Ham: Late pen avoids Saints blushes

Manolo Gabbiadini and Dusan Tadic scored to stake Saints to their lead, and Maya Yoshida won the penalty.

http://soccer.nbcsports.com/2017/08/19/southampton-3-2-west-ham-late-pen-avoids-saints-blushes/

Big Ben bell to go silent in London for repairs until 2021

LONDON — The British Parliament’s Big Ben bell is due to sound the hour for the last time before it is silenced for repair work scheduled to last until 2021. After 12 deep bongs at noon Monday, the bell will begin its longest period of silence since it first sounded in 1859. The break will…

http://nationalpost.com/pmn/news-pmn/big-ben-bell-to-go-silent-in-london-for-repairs-until-2021/wcm/9308ed2d-cd53-4f0d-ada7-c6dde2421ed6

Jese scores debut goal as Stoke beats Arsenal 1-0 in EPL

STOKE, England — Spanish forward Jese marked his debut for Stoke by scoring in a 1-0 win over Arsenal in the English Premier League on Saturday. Three days after joining on a season-long loan from Paris Saint-Germain, Jese was handed a start by Stoke manager Mark Hughes and showed why he was once regarded as…

http://nationalpost.com/pmn/sports-pmn/jese-scores-debut-goal-as-stoke-beats-arsenal-1-0-in-epl/wcm/d7e5c0bc-a146-4f1f-9da8-cf7c1e4815d6

Stoke City 1-0 Arsenal: Jese leads Potters to win

Lacazette had a late goal controversially ruled offside as Arsenal fell ahead of its trip to Liverpool.

http://soccer.nbcsports.com/2017/08/19/stoke-city-1-0-arsenal-jese-leads-potters-to-win/

Transfer-seeking Mahrez stars in Leicester win in EPL

LEICESTER, England — Riyad Mahrez showed potential suitors what they could be getting by inspiring Leicester to a 2-0 win over Brighton in the English Premier League on Saturday. The Algeria winger put in a transfer request during the off-season but Leicester hasn’t received a suitable offer, rejecting three bids from Italian side Roma. Setting…

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Eagles suffer planning snub over ‘inadequate’ training ground

Today’s defeat at Anfield was the second away loss for Crystal Palace this week, after the club had a planning application for new buildings at their Beckenham training ground rejected by Bromley Council on Thursday. Palace wanted to build what they called a two-storey “extension” to the main pavilion building and extend the car park […]

http://insidecroydon.com/2017/08/19/eagles-suffer-planning-snub-over-inadequate-training-ground/

Southampton scores late penalty, beats 10-man West Ham 3-2

SOUTHAMPTON, England — Charlie Austin converted a penalty in the third minute of stoppage time as Southampton recovered from squandering a two-goal lead to beat 10-man West Ham 3-2 in the Premier League on Saturday. A double from Javier Hernandez, his first goals since returning to English soccer for this season, looked like earning West…

http://nationalpost.com/pmn/sports-pmn/southampton-scores-late-penalty-beats-10-man-west-ham-3-2/wcm/77e7f4ff-edd7-4c8e-b109-1ad9333dda7c

Brighton eager to write new chapter in the big time

The Seagulls have landed in the PL and everything is in place for them to remain.

http://soccer.nbcsports.com/2017/08/12/brighton-eager-to-write-new-chapter-in-the-big-time/

Southampton 0-0 Swansea: Dominant Saints held

Saints create multiple chances but fail to capitalize.

http://soccer.nbcsports.com/2017/08/12/southampton-0-0-swansea-dominant-saints-held/

Southampton signs midfielder Lemina for club record $24M

SOUTHAMPTON, England — Southampton has broken its transfer record to sign midfielder Mario Lemina for up to 20 million euros ($24 million) from Juventus. The 23-year-old Gabon international joined the Premier League club on a five-year contract on Tuesday. Southampton stated that the fee was a club record, but only Juventus announced the value of…

http://nationalpost.com/pmn/sports-pmn/southampton-signs-midfielder-lemina-for-club-record-24m/wcm/c0b643de-7c90-4c87-a76e-81fd5751a25d