Premier League

Association football league in England

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Premier League: Association football league in England
The Premier League is the highest level of the men's English football league system. Contested by 20 clubs, it operates on a system of promotion and relegation with the English Football League (EFL). Seasons typically run from August to May with each team playing 38 matches. Most games are played on Saturday and Sunday afternoons, with occasional weekday evening fixtures.


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Bristol still aiming for play-offs - Luatua

bristol still aiming for play-offs - luatua
Bristol back-rower Steven Luatua says the team are still aiming for the Premiership play-offs.
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Messi set for Inter Miami deal - Monday's gossip

Messi set for Inter Miami deal, Chelsea's Pulisic being watched by Premier League rivals, plus more.
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Leicester Tigers hang on to beat Irish in thriller

leicester tigers hang on to beat irish in thriller
Leicester Tigers hold on for a tense victory against bottom side London Irish in a 10-try Premiership thriller.
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Watch: FA Cup third-round draw

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Watch live coverage of the FA Cup third round draw as the the Premier League and Championship teams join the competition.
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Listen: Premiership - Leicester Tigers v London Irish

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Listen to live BBC Radio Leicester commentary as Leicester Tigers face London Irish in the Rugby Premiership
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Sale earn hard-fought win over Bristol

sale earn hard-fought win over bristol
Sale hold off a late Bristol charge to consolidate second spot in the Premiership with a 25-20 win.
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Quins beat Gloucester for third win in a row

quins beat gloucester for third win in a row
Harlequins secure their third Premiership win in a row with victory over Gloucester at The Stoop.
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Newcastle inflict another loss on Exeter Chiefs

newcastle inflict another loss on exeter chiefs
Newcastle inflict Exeter's fourth loss in five games with a narrow Premiership win at Kingston Park.
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Club shops close amid third-party uncertainty

club shops close amid third-party uncertainty
Some Premier League and EFL clubs close their club shops and online retail operations, saying the company running them has gone into administration.
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Listen: Premiership - Harlequins v Gloucester & Newcastle v Exeter

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Listen to BBC Radio commentary as Harlequins face Gloucester and Newcastle Falcons play Exeter Chiefs in the Premiership.
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Exeter must take hold of destiny - Baxter

exeter must take hold of destiny - baxter
Exeter boss Rob Baxter says his side must "take hold of its destiny" as they return to Premiership action.
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Newberry scores winner as Linfield beat Larne

newberry scores winner as linfield beat larne
Linfield haul themselves back into Premiership contention with a vital 1-0 win over leaders Larne at Windsor Park.
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Stricken Worcester's debts total more than £30m

stricken worcester's debts total more than £30m
Worcester Warriors' administrators say the full extent of the fallen Premiership's club debts amount to more than £30m.
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Irish Premiership - Sportsound & build-up to Premiership games

irish premiership - sportsound & build-up to premiership games
Live audio, text commentary and in-play clips of Saturday's three Irish Premiership fixtures.
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Meet Little Pep & the Liberator of Arsenal

BBC Sport commentators highlight 10 of the best young players from outside the Premier League and home nations to look out for at the 2022 World Cup.
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Larne extend lead as Linfield move into top four

larne extend lead as linfield move into top four
Larne extend their lead at the top of the Premiership table to six points by beating Dungannon Swifts 2-0 as Linfield beat Ballymena United 2-0.
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Listen: Premiership commentaries

listen: premiership commentaries
Listen to live BBC Radio coverage of Saracens v Leicester Tigers, Gloucester v Bristol and Newcastle Falcons v Northampton Saints in the Premiership.
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How will you get on in this week's Question of Sport quiz?

The Question of Sport team have put together a selection of questions about the Premier League season so far. How much can you remember?
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World Cup 'the cherry on top' for Wales' Williams

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Neco Williams is only 21 but already has Premier League and Championship medals - and is now set to represent Wales at the World Cup finals.
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Ronaldo latest and Premier League reaction

The latest on Cristiano Ronaldo after he says he feels "betrayed" by Manchester United, plus reaction to the Premier League weekend and World Cup news.
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How Premier League looks at World Cup break

As the Premier League takes its World Cup break, BBC Sport looks at the state of play and who could come out flying on Boxing Day.
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Garnacho injury-time winner as Man Utd beat Fulham

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Manchester United snatch a dramatic winner through Alejandro Garnacho as they beat Fulham in a thrilling final Premier League match before the World Cup.
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Ings double helps Villa beat Brighton

ings double helps villa beat brighton
Danny Ings scores twice as Aston Villa beat Brighton for their first Premier League away win of the season.
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Saracens rally to beat Northampton in thriller

saracens rally to beat northampton in thriller
Leaders Saracens rally from 22 points down to stun Northampton Saints in Premiership thriller.
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Odegaard double sends Arsenal five points clear

odegaard double sends arsenal five points clear
Arsenal move five points clear at the top of the Premier League as Martin Odegaard's second-half double proves enough to beat Wolves at Molineux.
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Technical problems and Milner's 600th game - Klopp on Reds win

technical problems and milner's 600th game - klopp on reds win
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp says he is "really happy" following Liverpool's 3-1 win over Southampton at Anfield which he watched from the stands as James Milner made his 600th Premier League..
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Newcastle hold on to stun Gloucester

newcastle hold on to stun gloucester
Gloucester suffer back-to-back Premiership defeats as 13-man Newcastle claim a surprise 27-21 win at Kingsholm.
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Premier League: Brighton v Aston Villa before Fulham v Man Utd

premier league: brighton v aston villa before fulham v man utd
Follow live radio commentary and text updates of Sunday's Premier League action starting with Brighton v Aston Villa
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Listen: Premiership - Saracens v Northampton Saints

listen: premiership - saracens v northampton saints
Saracens take on Northampton Saints in the Premiership - listen to live commentary from BBC Radio Northampton
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Norwich stake 'just felt right' for Attanasio

norwich stake 'just felt right' for attanasio
New Norwich City director Mark Attanasio says his aim is to get more involved and try to help turn the Canaries into a 'perennial Premier League club'.
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Listen: Premiership - Gloucester Rugby v Newcastle Falcons plus more

listen: premiership - gloucester rugby v newcastle falcons plus more
Listen to live commentary from BBC Radio as Gloucester Rugby face Newcastle Falcons and Exeter Chiefs take on London Irish in the Premiership.
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Premier League: Eight matches, starting with Man City v Brentford

premier league: eight matches, starting with man city v brentford
Follow all the action with eight matches in the Premier League, starting with Manchester City v Brighton at the Etihad.
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Premier League stars join Messi in Argentina squad

Lionel Messi heads Argentina's 26-man squad which also includes five Premier League players.
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Kieffer Moore's rise from non-league to World Cup

kieffer moore's rise from non-league to world cup
Bournemouth striker Kieffer Moore reflects on his journey from non-league to the Premier League and playing at the 2022 World Cup with Wales.
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Premier League trio in Netherlands World Cup squad

Liverpool's Virgil van Dijk, Manchester City's Nathan Ake and Manchester United's Tyrell Malacia are named in the Netherlands World Cup squad.
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EFL Cup reaction & Premier League build-up

efl cup reaction & premier league build-up
Looking back at Man Utd's win over Aston Villa on Thursday, reaction to the EFL Cup fourth round draw and Premier League news conferences.
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Chris Sutton's Premier League predictions v Jessica McHale & Olivia Chomczuk

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Chris Sutton takes on Jamie Johnson stars Jessica McHale and Olivia Chomczuk to pick his winners and losers from this weekend's Premier League games.
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Listen: Premiership & Championship Cup - Bath v Leicester & Bedford v Coventry

listen: premiership & championship cup - bath v leicester & bedford v coventry
Bath Rugby play Leicester Tigers in the Premiership whilst Bedford Blues take on Coventry in the Championship Cup - listen to live BBC commentary.
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Man City beat Chelsea to reach EFL Cup fourth round

man city beat chelsea to reach efl cup fourth round
Riyad Mahrez and Julian Alvarez score as Manchester City beat Premier League rivals Chelsea to reach the EFL Cup fourth round.
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Brighton knock Arsenal out of EFL Cup

brighton knock arsenal out of efl cup
Premier League leaders Arsenal are knocked out of the EFL Cup as Brighton gain a shock away victory.
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Watch: Sportscene highlights of Tuesday's Premiership games

Watch highlights as Livingston hold on to beat Aberdeen and Ross County win away at faltering Hibernian.
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Bournemouth thump Everton in EFL Cup third round

bournemouth thump everton in efl cup third round
Gary O'Neil's Bournemouth cruise to victory over Everton in a clash of much-changed Premier League sides in the Carabao Cup.
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Premier League 2023-24 season dates confirmed

premier league 2023-24 season dates confirmed
The 2023-24 Premier League season will take place from 12 August 2023 to 19 May 2024, and include a mid-season break.
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Instagram influencer who tried to steal £100m from Premier League club jailed

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An Instagram influencer has been jailed for more than 11 years over a global, multi-million dollar scam which targeted a Premier League club.
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Premier League reaction: Arsenal back on top, Liverpool beat Spurs

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Reaction to the weekend's Premier League games as Arsenal return to the top of the table and Liverpool beat Tottenham.
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Klopp joy after Liverpool win 'massive game'

klopp joy after liverpool win 'massive game'
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp is delighted after Liverpool win a "massive game" 2-1 against Tottenham Hotspur in the Premier League at the Tottenham Stadium.
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Salah scores double as Liverpool beat Spurs

salah scores double as liverpool beat spurs
Mohamed Salah strikes twice in the first half as Liverpool return to winning ways in the Premier League with victory at Tottenham.
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Man Utd performance 'not acceptable' - Ten Hag

man utd performance 'not acceptable' - ten hag
Manchester United manager Erik tan Hag describes his team's performance as "not acceptable" in their 3-1 Premier League defeat to Aston Villa at Villa Park.
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Emery hails 'amazing' Villa fans after Man Utd win

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Aston Villa manager Unai Emery praises the "amazing" support as Aston Villa beat Manchester United 3-1 in the Premier League at Villa Park.
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Late Olise goal sees Crystal Palace beat West Ham

late olise goal sees crystal palace beat west ham
Michael Olise's dramatic injury-time strike gives Crystal Palace a first Premier League away win of the season as they beat West Ham.
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