Premier League title race about to go down to the wire. The battle to be crowned this season’s Premier League champion is still on. Although it’s the expectation. With Man City and Liverpool the likely teams to win it. And both still fighting to the last. Brighton went into the evening kick-off against Newcastle knowing a win would all but guarantee their place in the top flight next season, but they needed a late Pascal Gross goal to earn a 1-1 draw following Ayoze Perez’s opener
Everton lost ground in the race to possibly take a place in the Europa League next season with a goalless draw at home to Crystal Palace. Bournemouth’s Callum Wilson bundled in an 86th-minute equaliser to give Bournemouth a share of the points in a 3-3 thriller at Southampton.
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Tottenham Hotspur defender Danny Rose made a remarkable comment over the week. That, The Premier League should take a cue from the Dutch Eredivisie and postpone domestic league fixtures so teams taking part in the Champions League can prepare better,
Tottenham’s semifinal opponents Ajax Amsterdam were set to play De Graafschap on April 28. Which is two days before the first leg in London. Leading the Dutch football association to reschedule all of this weekend’s top flight games to May 15 so that league leaders Ajax have enough rest between games. Also in his words, “I couldn’t believe it when i heard that’s what the Dutch were doing,”
Rose told reporters. “It would be nice if the people in England took a similar stance and helped us out. “Tottenham, who are involved in a top four battle to qualify for the Champions League next season. Played West Ham United on Saturday, three days before their semifinal tie. “Ultimately it’s not Tottenham against Ajax,” Rose added. “We’re England. When you get to this stage of the season, a little bit of fatigue can start to kick in and every little helps.
Finally, bellow are the latest scores in the just concluded matches this weekend. And the subsequent games to be played later today and during the week as well.