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Premier League: Association football league in England
The Premier League, often referred to outside England as the English Premier League or the EPL, 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 run from August to May with each team playing 38 matches. Most games are played on Saturday and Sunday afternoons.

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Leeds dedicate stand to Jack Charlton [Video]

Leeds dedicate stand to Jack Charlton

Leeds have named the East Stand at Elland Road the Jack Charlton Stand inhonour of their former defender. Charlton, a World Cup winner with England in1966, died in July aged 85 following long-term..

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Chelsea v Tottenham: Premier League match preview [Video]

Chelsea v Tottenham: Premier League match preview

A closer look at the stats as Tottenham prepare to travel to Chelsea in aPremier League clash.

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Southampton v Manchester United: Premier League match preview [Video]

Southampton v Manchester United: Premier League match preview

A closer look at the stats as Manchester United prepare to head to the southcoast and face Southampton in the Premier League.

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It's just another game says Mourinho on Chelsea return [Video]

It's just another game says Mourinho on Chelsea return

Tottenham's Jose Mourinho looks ahead to trip back to former club Chelsea as he hopes to keep Spurs at the top of the Premier League.

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Brighton v Liverpool: Premier League match preview [Video]

Brighton v Liverpool: Premier League match preview

An in-depth look at Liverpool's Premier League match at Brighton on Saturday.The Reds will be looking to bounce back from a shock 2-0 loss to Atalanta inthe Champions League.

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Manchester United hack: UK’s cyber security agency assisting the club [Video]

Manchester United hack: UK’s cyber security agency assisting the club

The UK’s cyber security agency is assisting Manchester United over a cyberattack earlier this month which has left the football club unable to yet fullyrestore their computer systems. The Premier..

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Premier League round-up: Spurs go top while Liverpool beat Leicester [Video]

Premier League round-up: Spurs go top while Liverpool beat Leicester

A round-up of the weekend's Premier League action as Jose Mourinho's Tottenhamtake top spot before Liverpool leapfrog Leicester with a 3-0 win.

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Premier League top scorer: Calvert-Lewin reaches 10 goals [Video]

Premier League top scorer: Calvert-Lewin reaches 10 goals

A look at the early standings in the race for the Premier League golden boot,as Dominic Calvert-Lewin pulls ahead of his rivals with a brace at Fulham.

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Tottenham top the Premier League after win against City [Video]

Tottenham top the Premier League after win against City

Jose Mourinho watched Tottenham produce one of his trademark performances tosecure a 2-0 home win over Manchester City. Counter-attacking goals in eachhalf from Son Heung-min and substitute Giovani Lo..

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Liverpool v Leicester: Premier League match preview [Video]

Liverpool v Leicester: Premier League match preview

A closer looks at the statistics as Liverpool prepare to host Leicester in thePremier League.

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Tottenham v Man City: Premier League match preview [Video]

Tottenham v Man City: Premier League match preview

An in-depth look at Tottenham's Premier League clash against Manchester City,as Jose Mourinho locks horns with Pep Guardiola once again.

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Jurgen Klopp reminds Mohamed Salah about conduct after positive coronavirus test [Video]

Jurgen Klopp reminds Mohamed Salah about conduct after positive coronavirus test

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp’s stance on attending public gatherings duringthe Covid-19 pandemic is at odds with Mohamed Salah’s and he has spoken to theforward about his positive coronavirus..

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Leeds v Arsenal: Premier League match preview [Video]

Leeds v Arsenal: Premier League match preview

In-depth match preview ahead of Leeds' Premier League clash with Arsenal. Bothsides suffered three-goal losses heading into the international break.

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FPL gameweek 9 tips: Hakim Ziyech in demand [Video]

FPL gameweek 9 tips: Hakim Ziyech in demand

The top tip for FPL Gameweek 9 is Hakim Ziyech. His immediate impact onChelsea has made him a wanted commodity. After a pair of substituteappearances, Ziyech’s first two Premier League starts have..

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Further trouble for Liverpool after Mohamed Salah tests positive for coronavirus [Video]

Further trouble for Liverpool after Mohamed Salah tests positive for coronavirus

Premier League champions Liverpool have suffered another blow after theEgyptian Football Association confirmed striker Mohamed Salah had testedpositive for coronavirus. The governing body said a..

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Premier League can’t give blank cheque to EFL – chief executive [Video]

Premier League can’t give blank cheque to EFL – chief executive

Premier League chief executive Richard Masters speaks to the select committeefor Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, and says there can be no “blank cheque”to bail out the EFL. The Premier League is..

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Guardiola angered by heavy fixtures and sub rule [Video]

Guardiola angered by heavy fixtures and sub rule

VIDEO SHOWS: MANCHESTER CITY MANAGER, PEP GUARDIOLA, SPEAKING AT A NEWS CONFERENCE WHERE HE CRITICISES THE PREMIER LEAGUE FOR NOT HAVING FIVE SUBSTITUTES AND WARNS OF PLAYERS FACING A HIGHER RISK OF

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Premier League top scorer: The race for the golden boot [Video]

Premier League top scorer: The race for the golden boot

A look at the early standings in the race for the Premier League golden boot.

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Premier League round-up: Liverpool draw at Man City to leave Leicester top [Video]

Premier League round-up: Liverpool draw at Man City to leave Leicester top

Take a look back at the latest matches in the Premier League this weekend fromNovember 6-8. Title rivals Liverpool and Manchester City drew at the Etihad toleave Leicester top of the pile after..

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Klopp and Guardiola share their frustrations with the 'three substitutions' rule [Video]

Klopp and Guardiola share their frustrations with the 'three substitutions' rule

Jurgen Klopp and Pep Guardiola speak after Manchester City and Liverpool'sPremier League clash. Guardiola accepted the draw was a fair result andrevealed he discussed with Klopp after the match the..

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Jose Mourinho reiterates how hard it will be to win the Premier League [Video]

Jose Mourinho reiterates how hard it will be to win the Premier League

Tottenham boss Jose Mourinho has reiterated how hard it will be to win thePremier League title after his side briefly went top of the table with a 1-0win at West Brom. Harry Kane’s 150th Premier..

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Chelsea 4-1 Sheffield United: Frank Lampard post-match press conference [Video]

Chelsea 4-1 Sheffield United: Frank Lampard post-match press conference

Frank Lampard has warned his Chelsea players not to get carried away byclimbing to third in the Premier League and stretching their unbeaten streakto 11 games. Chelsea thrashed Sheffield United 4-1 at..

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Ralph Hasenhuttl will not get carried away as Southampton top Premier League [Video]

Ralph Hasenhuttl will not get carried away as Southampton top Premier League

Southampton manager Ralph Hasenhuttl played down the significance of theirleague position after they moved top of the Premier League for the first timein their history following a 2-0 win over..

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Arsenal v Aston Villa: Premier League match preview [Video]

Arsenal v Aston Villa: Premier League match preview

An in-depth look at Arsenal's Premier League match against Aston Villa at theEmirates Stadium. Mikel Arteta's men earned a 1-0 win against ManchesterUnited last time out, while Villa's perfect start..

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Man City v Liverpool: Premier League match preview [Video]

Man City v Liverpool: Premier League match preview

An in-depth look at the Premier League match between Manchester City andchampions Liverpool. City have been struggling to score goals, but that maychange against a Liverpool defence that has the..

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Southampton miss chance to go third after draw at Wolves

Southampton miss the chance to move third in the Premier League as they are held at Wolves despite Theo Walcott scoring his first goal since rejoining the club.
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Wolves 1-1 Southampton: Theo Walcott's first goal since rejoining Saints earns draw

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Burnley beat Palace to claim first league win of season

Burnley move out of the Premier League relegation zone after beating Crystal Palace at Turf Moor for their first win of the season.
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Burnley 1-0 Crystal Palace: Chris Wood goal gives Burnley first league win of season

Burnley move out of the Premier League relegation zone after beating Crystal Palace at Turf Moor for their first win of the season.
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Leicester outclassed as Liverpool remain team to beat in title race

Liverpool outclass Leicester City to show they remain the team to beat in the Premier League title race, writes Phil McNulty.
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Liverpool go second with convincing win over Leicester

Liverpool produce an assured win over Leicester at Anfield to move level on points with Premier League leaders Tottenham.
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Leeds United 0-0 Arsenal: Nicolas Pepe sent off in goalless draw

Arsenal forward Nicolas Pepe is sent off for a headbutt as Leeds' wasteful finishing costs them a Premier League victory.
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Pepe sent off for headbutt as Arsenal hold dominant Leeds

Arsenal forward Nicolas Pepe is sent off for a headbutt as Leeds' wasteful finishing costs them a Premier League victory.
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Sheffield United 0-1 West Ham United: Sebastien Haller's superb strike consigns hosts to another defeat

Sebastien Haller's superb strike consigns winless Sheffield United to another Premier League defeat as West Ham move into the top half of the table.
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Haller's superb effort seals West Ham win over struggling Blades

Sebastien Haller's superb strike consigns winless Sheffield United to another Premier League defeat as West Ham move into the top half of the table.
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Premiership: Wasps 23-20 Bristol Bears - Tom Willis provides late sting in the tail

Tom Willis' late try helps Wasps start their Premiership campaign with a narrow win over Bristol.
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'I don't know the rules any more' - are new laws and technology creating more controversy?

New rules and technology were meant to cut the number of controversial incidents in the Premier League - but frustrations remain for players and managers.
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Fernandes' retaken penalty earns Man Utd win over West Brom

Bruno Fernandes' twice-taken second-half penalty is enough to give Manchester United their first Premier League victory of the season at Old Trafford over a battling West Brom outfit.
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Tottenham 2-0 Man City: Son Heung-min and Giovani lo Celso send Spurs top

Tottenham move top of the Premier League as Jose Mourinho's side claim a hard-fought victory over Pep Guardiola's Manchester City.
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Promoted Newcastle start season with win at Bath

Gary Graham scores two tries as Newcastle mark their return to the Premiership with an impressive win at Bath.
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Newcastle United 0-2 Chelsea: Frank Lampard's Blues go top of the Premier League

Chelsea move to the top of the Premier League following victory at Newcastle, their fifth straight win in all competitions.
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Chelsea go top after strolling to win against listless Newcastle

Chelsea move to the top of the Premier League following victory at Newcastle, their fifth straight win in all competitions.
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Premiership: Sale Sharks 32-23 Northampton Saints

Sale start their Premiership campaign with a bonus-point victory over a spirited Northampton side at AJ Bell Stadium.
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Simmonds hat-trick helps Exeter beat Harlequins

Sam Simmonds scores a hat-trick as Premiership champions Exeter start their title defence with victory at Harlequins.
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Arsenal to deal with Willian's Dubai trip internally

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Newcastle Falcons: Longest off-season almost over for Premiership returners

Newcastle Falcons have had to wait 253 days between competitive fixtures, but their Premiership return is almost complete.
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Could a club from outside the ‘big six’ really win the Premier League?

As Leicester City make their best ever start to a top-flight season, BBC Sport looks at whether there could again be a surprise Premier League winner.
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Pep Guardiola: Manchester City boss was 'not close at all' to leaving, says Guillem Balague

Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola was "not close at all" to leaving the Premier League club, says BBC Radio 5 Live's Guillem Balague.
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Premier League & EFL near to rescue deal, says UK culture secretary

The Premier League is very close to agreeing a bailout deal with English Football League clubs, says Culture Secretary Oliver Dowden.
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Premier League and EFL 'close' over bailout, says Culture Secretary Oliver Dowden

The Premier League is very close to agreeing a bailout deal with English Football League clubs, says Culture Secretary Oliver Dowden.
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The coronavirus cost of international duty - which clubs have been hit hardest?

The international break could prove to be particularly costly for Premier League clubs with players returning with injuries and the coronavirus.
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Pep Guardiola: Manchester City boss signs new two-year deal

Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola signs a new two-year deal until 2023 the Premier League club announces.
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What to look out for as Premiership returns after 27-day gap

Less than a month since Exeter Chiefs were crowned Premiership champions, the English top flight is ready to return.
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Eric Hall: 'Monster monster' football agent dies aged 73

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Arsenal: Premier League club join UN climate action plan

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Mason Mount criticism is harsh, says England team-mate Declan Rice

Declan Rice defends lifelong friend and England team-mate Mason Mount, saying he would get in any team in the Premier League.
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Premier League scraps pay-per-view with BBC and Amazon Prime to show matches

The Premier League scraps its pay-per-view method for matches until at least the new year, with some games to be shown on the BBC.
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Why are Premier League injuries up this year?

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Substitutes rule unlikely to change, says Premier League chief Richard Masters

A return to allowing five substitutes per team in matches is unlikely, says Premier League chief Richard Masters.
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Premier League could hear new five substitutes plea

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Megan Rapinoe slams ‘disgraceful’ Manchester United over women’s investment

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Premier League: Why Leicester & Tottenham deserve to be top but won't win the title - Alan Shearer analysis

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