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Association football league in England

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Premier League: Association football league in England
The Premier League, also known as the English Premier League, is the top level of the 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.

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Jurgen Klopp says there is no pressure on Liverpool as they put their historic quadruple pursuit on the line on the final day of the Premier League season.
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Burnley & Leeds threaten legal action against Everton and Premier League over handling of club's finances

Leeds and Burnley threaten legal action against Everton and the Premier League over the handling of the club's finances.
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Mark Lawrenson's last-ever Premier League predictions: final-day fixtures

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Everton 3-2 Crystal Palace: Frank Lampard calls survival a special night in club's history

Everton manager Frank Lampard describes Premier League survival as a "special night in our history".
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Patrick Vieira: Crystal Palace boss involved in altercation with pitch invader after Everton defeat

Crystal Palace manager Patrick Vieira is involved in an altercation with a supporter during a pitch invasion following the club's dramatic Premier League defeat at Everton.
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Everton 3-2 Crystal Palace: One of the greatest nights of my career - Frank Lampard

Everton boss Frank Lampard says he feels "very proud" after his side produced an "incredible" comeback to beat Crystal Palace and secure their place in the Premier League next season.
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Everton 3-2 Crystal Palace: Dominic Calvert-Lewin winner preserves Toffees' Premier League status

Everton secure their Premier League status in an incredible match where they came from two goals down to beat Crystal Palace.
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Aston Villa 1-1 Burnley: Clarets dig deep to climb out of relegation zone

Burnley head into the final day of the season with their Premier League fate in their own hands after securing a hard-earned point at Aston Villa.
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Semesa Rokoduguni: England wing to leave Bath after decade at Recreation Ground

England international winger Semesa Rokoduguni is to leave Bath Rugby at the end of the current Premiership season.
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Southampton 1-2 Liverpool: Jurgen Klopp praises 'unbelievable' Liverpool performance

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp says his side were "outstanding" during their 2-1 win over Southampton but admits winning the Premier League title is "unlikely".
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Southampton 1-2 Liverpool: Takumi Minamino and Joel Matip goals take title race to final day

Liverpool defeat Southampton to ensure the Premier League title race will go to the final day of the season.
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Newcastle United 2-0 Arsenal: Granit Xhaka tells team-mates to "stay at home" after Newcastle defeat

Granit Xhaka says Arsenal "don't deserve to play in the Champions League" and tells team-mates to "stay at home" if they cannot deal with pressure following their 2-0 defeat by Newcastle United in the..
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MOTD Top 10: Could trophies be on their way to Spurs at last?

This week's MOTD Top 10 features the best Premier League players from around the world. Could keeping one of those players, Son Heung-min, be the key to Tottenham winning trophies?
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Newcastle 2-0 Arsenal: Gunners' top-four hopes dealt huge blow with loss

Arsenal's hopes of finishing in the Premier League top four are dealt a huge blow as they are well beaten by Newcastle at St James' Park.
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Racism in football: 'Hate alive and well' in game says anti-racism charity Kick it Out

Incidents at Premier League matches on Sunday show "hate is alive and well within football", says anti-racism charity Kick it Out.
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Premier League title race: League title harder to win than Champions League - Hasenhuttl

Winning the Premier League is more difficult than winning the Champions League, says Southampton boss Ralph Hasenhuttl.
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Premier League: What's on the line in the final week of the season?

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West Ham 2-2 Man City: David Moyes 'couldn't believe' Hammers were 2-0 up at half-time

Manager David Moyes admits he "couldn't believe" West Ham went 2-0 up against Premier League leaders Manchester City, with the visitors eventually fighting back to draw the game.
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Leeds 1-1 Brighton: Late equaliser 'shifts pressure' on to Burnley - Jesse Marsch

Leeds manager Jesse Marsch says his side's late equaliser against Brighton "shifts the pressure" on to Burnley as both sides battle to avoid relegation from the Premier League.
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West Ham 2-2 Man City: Premier League title race is 'in our hands' - Pep Guardiola

Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola was pleased with his side's performance as they came from behind to draw at West Ham means victory on the final day will see them crowned Premier League champions.
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Everton 2-3 Brentford: Nine-man Toffees miss chance to secure Premier League survival

Everton's Premier League survival hopes remain in the balance after Brentford twice come from behind to claim all three points against the nine-man Toffees at Goodison Park.
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West Ham United 2-2 Manchester City: Pep Guardiola's side keep title race in own hands

Manchester City recover from a two-goal deficit to keep the Premier League title race in their own hands at West Ham.
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Tottenham Hotspur 1-0 Burnley: Champions League spot is not in our hands - Antonio Conte

Tottenham Hotspur manager Antonio Conte says Burnley were the "worst kind of team to play against" in their search for a Champions League spot as the Clarets are fighting for their life at the bottom..
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European Challenge Cup: Lyon 20-18 Wasps - Leo Berdeu's 15-point haul sinks Premiership side

Wasps' hopes of a first European final in 15 years end with a semi-final defeat by Lyon in France.
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Sergio Aguero statue unveiled: Title-winning goal was greatest moment of striker's career

Manchester City unveil a statue outside Etihad Stadium in honour of their former striker Sergio Aguero, 10 years since his goal secured their first Premier League title.
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Man City v QPR 2012: Ten years since Sergio Aguero's Premier League title-winning goal

Match of the Day commentator Guy Mowbray relives the incredible events of 13 May 2012, when Sergio Aguero scored a dramatic late goal for Manchester City against QPR to win the Premier League.
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Tottenham 3-0 Arsenal: Harry Kane and Son Heung-min score as Spurs close in on top four

Harry Kane scores twice as Tottenham beat 10-man Arsenal in the north London derby and move to within one point of the Premier League top four.
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Match of the Day: How Kevin de Bruyne scored four against Wolves

Match of the Day's Ashley Williams and Martin Keown discuss Kevin De Bruyne's "sensational" performance as he scores four goals in Manchester City's 5-1 victory over Wolves in the Premier League.
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Wolves 1-5 Manchester City: Pep Guardiola says Kevin De Bruyne is "unstoppable"

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola says Kevin De Bruyne is "unstoppable" after he scored four of Manchester City's goals in their 5-1 win over Wolves in the Premier League.
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Wolves 1-5 Man City: Kevin de Bruyne scores four goals to send leaders three points clear

Kevin de Bruyne's stunning four-goal haul helps Manchester City thump Wolves and restores their three-point lead at the top of the Premier League.
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Watford 0-0 Everton: Toffees' Premier League fate remains in balance after draw

Everton's Premier League fate remains in the balance after Frank Lampard's side are held to a goalless draw by relegated Watford at Vicarage Road.
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Leeds United 0-3 Chelsea: Blues close in on Champions League and leave Whites in bottom three

Leeds remain in the Premier League relegation zone with two games to go after losing to Chelsea, who are closing in on a Champions League spot.
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Leicester City 3-0 Norwich City: Jamie Vardy scores twice as hosts claim comfortable win

Jamie Vardy scores twice as Leicester condemn relegated Norwich to a fifth consecutive Premier League defeat.
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Premier League: How Man City & Liverpool could play off to decide title

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Aston Villa 1-2 Liverpool: Sadio Mane winner keeps Reds title hopes alive

Sadio Mane scores the winner as Liverpool come from behind to beat Aston Villa and keep their Premier League title hopes alive.
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‘He’s a generational talent’ – Why signing Haaland is huge for Manchester City

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Premier League Archive: How Aston Villa stunned champions Liverpool in nine-goal thriller

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Pep Guardiola says "everyone in the country supports Liverpool" after Manchester City moved three points clear in the Premier League.
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Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola says it was a "perfect afternoon" as his side beat Newcastle United 5-0 to go three points clear at the top of the Premier League table.
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Manchester City thrash Newcastle United to go three points clear of Liverpool at the top of the Premier League.
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Everton manager Frank Lampard describes the "great feeling" of his side's 2-1 victory over Leicester that lifts the Toffees out of the Premier League relegation zone with three games still to play.
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Liverpool 1-1 Tottenham Hotspur: Luis Diaz equaliser sends Reds top

Luis Diaz salvages a point for Liverpool against Tottenham to take the Reds top of the Premier League on goal difference.
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Crystal Palace 1-0 Watford: Hornets relegated from Premier League

Watford are relegated from the Premier League after Wilfried Zaha's first-half penalty secures a deserved victory for Crystal Palace at Selhurst Park.
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Man City must 'process' semi-final defeat and 'come back' - Guardiola

Pep Guardiola says Manchester City must "process" their remarkable Champions League semi-final loss and "come back" as they look to defend their Premier League title.
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Richarlison: The work ethic and humble origins behind Everton forward's rise

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Roy Hodgson: Watford boss will not be at the club next season and expects to retire

Watford boss Roy Hodgson says he will not be at the club next season and does not expect to manage in the Premier League again.
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Burnley face 'significant' loan repayment if relegated, accounts show

Burnley's latest accounts show the club would have to repay a "significant proportion" of a £65m loan at the end of the season if relegated from the Premier League.
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Bournemouth 1-0 Nottingham Forest: Cherries promoted to Premier League

Kieffer Moore sends Bournemouth back to the Premier League with a late winner against Nottingham Forest.
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Man Utd 3-0 Brentford: Fernandes, Ronaldo & Varane score in morale-boosting win

Manchester United claim a morale-boosting victory over Brentford to end a run of three Premier League matches without a win.
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