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Atletico de Madrid vs Malaga preview - Costa in squad for Malaga clash

Posted Sunday, May 11, 2014 by PA

Diego Costa could yet be fit to face Malaga on Sunday as his Atletico Madrid side look to close in on their first Primera Division crown in 18 years. The striker suffered a hamstring injury in training in midweek and was expected to sit out the match with Bernd Schuster's side to ensure he would be available to face Barcelona the following week and Real Madrid in the Champions League final in a...Full Story »

West Bromwich(WBA) vs Stoke City preview - Mel wants guarantees

Posted Sunday, May 11, 2014 by PA

West Brom boss Pepe Mel believes uncertainty over his future has already left the club behind schedule for next season's Barclays Premier League campaign. Mel will meet with Baggies chairman Jeremy Peace next week to confirm whether or not he has a future at the club after steering them to all-but-mathematical top-flight survival. Opinions on Mel's tenure at The Hawthorns have been split, whil...Full Story »

Tottenham Hotspur vs Aston Villa preview - Sherwood aiming for Villa win

Posted Sunday, May 11, 2014 by PA

Tottenham head coach Tim Sherwood is targeting a final-day win over Aston Villa to ensure the club will be playing Europa League football next season. Sherwood's side currently sit sixth in the Barclays Premier League table and go into their last game of the campaign knowing that a point against Villa is enough to keep Manchester United behind them and secure European qualification. With const...Full Story »

Sunderland vs Swansea City preview - Cattermole's not a 12th man

Posted Sunday, May 11, 2014 by PA

Sunderland midfielder Lee Cattermole has set his sights on finishing 12th in the Barclays Premier League - even though it would flatter the club. The Black Cats secured their top-flight status with a game to spare and leapt to the dizzy heights of 14th place when they defeated West Brom 2-0 at the Stadium of Light on Wednesday evening. But should they follow that up with a final-day victory ov...Full Story »

Southampton vs Manchester United preview - Poch hoping for strong end

Posted Sunday, May 11, 2014 by PA

Mauricio Pochettino hopes his Southampton side can finish the Barclays Premier League season with a flourish by defeating Manchester United on Sunday. Saints are certain of an eighth-placed finish after a campaign which has attracted numerous plaudits and admirers eyeing talent including captain Adam Lallana and left-back Luke Shaw - and the manager himself. "We always want to win and get the ...Full Story »

Norwich City vs Arsenal preview - Martin: We lost our identity

Posted Sunday, May 11, 2014 by PA

Club captain Russell Martin feels Norwich have "lost their identity" this season, but has vowed to help them find it again in the Sky Bet Championship next season. The Canaries were all but mathematically relegated following Sunderland's win over West Brom in midweek, which saw the Black Cats complete a remarkable escape from the drop-zone and made Norwich's final home game against Arsenal on S...Full Story »

Manchester City vs West Ham United preview - Pellegrini looking for big finish

Posted Sunday, May 11, 2014 by PA

Manchester City boss Manuel Pellegrini has urged his side to carry on where they left off in midweek and complete their title charge in emphatic style. City scored four times in the final 26 minutes against Aston Villa on Wednesday to put themselves within touching distance of a second Barclays Premier League crown in three seasons. Pellegrini's men, with a two-point advantage over Liverpool a...Full Story »

Liverpool vs Newcastle preview - Rodgers: We've picked ourselves up

Posted Sunday, May 11, 2014 by PA

Manager Brendan Rodgers insists the spirit in the Liverpool camp has been "excellent" ahead of Sunday's clash with Newcastle, despite the hammer blow of the draw at Crystal Palace. Monday's contest at Selhurst Park, in which the Merseysiders were held 3-3 after leading 3-0 with a little more than 10 minutes to go, appeared the final nail in the coffin for their Barclays Premier League title cha...Full Story »

Hull City vs Everton preview - Bruce wary of European demands

Posted Sunday, May 11, 2014 by PA

Steve Bruce believes qualification for the Europa League can be both a blessing and a curse for clubs like Hull. Bruce's Tigers will make their European bow regardless of what happens in their FA Cup final against Arsenal, courtesy of the Gunners' top-four placing. Yet the result remains vitally important, with victory carrying them directly to the group stages and defeat condemning them to th...Full Story »

Cardiff City vs Chelsea FC preview - Solskjaer working to keep key men

Posted Sunday, May 11, 2014 by PA

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer says work is already under way to keep the players he believes can spark a successful Championship campaign next season. Cardiff end their brief stay in the Barclays Premier League on Sunday with a home clash against Chelsea, after which attention will turn fully to the early stages of masterminding a quickfire top-flight return. Cardiff boss Solskjaer is unlikely to keep ...Full Story »

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