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# title-race - Friday 22 February, 2019

From The42 'I don't know what to tell you': Valverde confident Barcelona's dry spell is only a blip Firing Blanks

'I don't know what to tell you': Valverde confident Barcelona's dry spell is only a blip

The Catalan side have only scored one goal in their last three matches in all competitions, but insists he’s not worried about their lack of cutting edge.

# title-race - Saturday 16 February, 2019

From The42 Stalemate sees Rangers lose further ground in Scottish title race as St Johnstone snatch a point Title Race

Stalemate sees Rangers lose further ground in Scottish title race as St Johnstone snatch a point

Celtic are now five points ahead of their rivals with a game in hand.

# title-race - Friday 15 February, 2019

From The42 Bayern pile pressure on Dortmund in Bundesliga title race as Coman nets brace in dramatic win Title Race

Bayern pile pressure on Dortmund in Bundesliga title race as Coman nets brace in dramatic win

Borussia Dortmund’s lead at the top of the Bundesliga was cut to two points on Friday.

# title-race - Sunday 10 February, 2019

From The42 Aguero nets 11th Premier League hat-trick as Man City smash six past Chelsea Hattrick Hero

Aguero nets 11th Premier League hat-trick as Man City smash six past Chelsea

It was an afternoon to forget for Maurizio Sarri’s side at the Etihad on Sunday.

# title-race - Thursday 7 February, 2019

From The42 Liverpool receive boost as Egypt pardon Salah from international duty Title Race

Liverpool receive boost as Egypt pardon Salah from international duty

The Pharaohs won’t be calling on the Reds star for fixtures against Nigeria and Niger next month.

# title-race - Wednesday 6 February, 2019

From The42 Manchester City take over Premier League top spot with win over Everton Title Race

Manchester City take over Premier League top spot with win over Everton

Liverpool still have a game in hand on Pep Guardiola’s men.

# title-race - Sunday 3 February, 2019

From The42 Pressure back on Liverpool, as Aguero-inspired Man City overcome Arsenal Title Race

Pressure back on Liverpool, as Aguero-inspired Man City overcome Arsenal

The Argentina international scored a hat-trick at the Etihad Stadium today.

From The42 'If you are good enough, it will happen' - Klopp not nervous amid Premier League title fight Calm And Composed

'If you are good enough, it will happen' - Klopp not nervous amid Premier League title fight

The Reds may be aiming for a first league title since 1990, but their manager isn’t feeling the pressure.

# title-race - Friday 1 February, 2019

From The42 Klopp bemused by Walker's deleted tweet: 'It says more about the other person' Title Race

Klopp bemused by Walker's deleted tweet: 'It says more about the other person'

The Manchester City full-back posted a Harry Maguire-themed photo on social media but later removed it.

# title-race - Monday 21 January, 2019

From The42 Here are the remaining games set to decide the Premier League title race Business End This post contains a poll

Here are the remaining games set to decide the Premier League title race

There is little between Liverpool and Man City at the moment, while Tottenham remain in with an outside chance.

# title-race - Sunday 20 January, 2019

From The42 Man City ease past Huddersfield to close the gap on Liverpool Too Good

Man City ease past Huddersfield to close the gap on Liverpool

The win leave Pep Guardiola’s men just four points behind the Reds with 23 games played.

# title-race - Monday 14 January, 2019

From The42 David Silva makes history as Man City close the gap on Liverpool Title Race

David Silva makes history as Man City close the gap on Liverpool

A brace from Gabriel Jesus helped his side overcome 10-man Wolves.

# title-race - Friday 4 January, 2019

From The42 'Liverpool need to take their medicine and relax' - Carragher unfazed by Man City defeat Title Race

'Liverpool need to take their medicine and relax' - Carragher unfazed by Man City defeat

The former Reds defender sees no cause for panic despite Jurgen Klopp’s side seeing their unbeaten Premier League record ended at the Etihad Stadium.

# title-race - Sunday 30 December, 2018

From The42 Man City fend off Southampton comeback to cut Liverpool's lead to seven points Title Race

Man City fend off Southampton comeback to cut Liverpool's lead to seven points

Pep Guardiola’s side move back up to second place thanks to goals from David Silva and Sergio Aguero.

From The42 As it happened: Southampton v Manchester City, Premier League Title Race

As it happened: Southampton v Manchester City, Premier League

Can the champions halt their festive slump and cut Liverpool’s lead to seven points? Join us for live minute-by-minute coverage.

# title-race - Friday 21 December, 2018

From The42 'No sign of weakness' in Guardiola's Manchester City - Klopp Title Race

'No sign of weakness' in Guardiola's Manchester City - Klopp

The Liverpool boss has his club flying high, but he doesn’t see any reason to believe that the defending Premier League champions are slowing down.

# title-race - Saturday 8 December, 2018

From The42 Kante and Luiz on target as Chelsea stun Guardiola's champions with seismic win Title Race

Kante and Luiz on target as Chelsea stun Guardiola's champions with seismic win

Manchester City suffered their first Premier League defeat of the season on Saturday at Stamford Bridge.

# title-race - Sunday 11 November, 2018

From The42 Irish midfielder sent off, as Steven Gerrard's Rangers score 7 to close in on Celtic Title Race

Irish midfielder sent off, as Steven Gerrard's Rangers score 7 to close in on Celtic

Carl McHugh was dismissed on a day to forget for Motherwell.

# title-race - Friday 31 August, 2018

From The42 Sligo stun Cork City as reigning champions suffer first home league defeat of the season Cork City

Sligo stun Cork City as reigning champions suffer first home league defeat of the season

The result severely harms Cork’s hopes of retaining the title.

# title-race - Monday 23 April, 2018

From The42 After last night's incredible drama, here's how the Serie A title race is shaping up with 4 games to go Climax This post contains videos

After last night's incredible drama, here's how the Serie A title race is shaping up with 4 games to go

Napoli and Juventus are vying for glory at the top.

# title-race - Sunday 22 April, 2018

From The42 Napoli stun champions Juventus with 90th minute winner to keep Scudetto dream alive Title Race

Napoli stun champions Juventus with 90th minute winner to keep Scudetto dream alive

A late winner at the Allianz Stadium means Napoli trail the defending champions by just a single point with four games to go.

# title-race - Monday 11 December, 2017

From The42 Is the Premier League title race over? Have Your Say This post contains a poll

Is the Premier League title race over?

Man City’s victory over United on Sunday saw them go 11 points clear at the top.

# title-race - Sunday 19 November, 2017

From The42 Pogba: I'd leave my boots and stop playing if Man United couldn’t win the league Title Race

Pogba: I'd leave my boots and stop playing if Man United couldn’t win the league

The midfielder returned to a Red Devils side that trails Man City by eight points, however he does not believe the title chase is over.

# title-race - Saturday 14 October, 2017

From The42 'We're a point closer and it will be nice to win the league back at home' Nearly There

'We're a point closer and it will be nice to win the league back at home'

Cork City’s Kieran Sadlier is hopeful they can finally end the title race at Turner’s Cross on Monday.

# title-race - Friday 11 August, 2017

From The42 Everton's top four hopes, Irish World Cup contingent and more Premier League talking points Big Kick-off

Everton's top four hopes, Irish World Cup contingent and more Premier League talking points

After less than 12 weeks away from our screens, England’s top flight is back.

# title-race - Wednesday 22 February, 2017

From The42 Stunner from West Ham flop Zaza helps Valencia to surprise win against Real Barca Lifeline This post contains videos

Stunner from West Ham flop Zaza helps Valencia to surprise win against Real

The result gives Barcelona and Sevilla a great boost in their push for the La Liga title.

# title-race - Monday 20 February, 2017

From The42 Five wins out of six against Dundalk but Cork City remaining grounded Title Race

Five wins out of six against Dundalk but Cork City remaining grounded

“It’s always nice to set a benchmark but we’re not taking anything for granted.”

# title-race - Tuesday 27 September, 2016

From The42 Eight goals at Turner's Cross as Cork City close the gap on Dundalk Title Race

Eight goals at Turner's Cross as Cork City close the gap on Dundalk

City kept the pressure on the leaders by returningd to winning ways at the expense of Galway United

# title-race - Friday 16 September, 2016

From The42 Dundalk's lead cut as Cork earn convincing win over Hoops Title Race

Dundalk's lead cut as Cork earn convincing win over Hoops

A gloss was put on the win when Garry Buckley produced a great 25-yard finish.

# title-race - Sunday 31 July, 2016

From The42 'What a race!' Lewis Hamilton wins to pull clear in championship In Control

'What a race!' Lewis Hamilton wins to pull clear in championship

Rosberg surrendered his lead from pole to the Briton, who stormed away to claim his sixth win in seven races.

# title-race - Sunday 8 May, 2016

From The42 Giuseppi Rossi ends Atletico Madrid's title hopes after delicate Torres chip Out Of The Running This post contains videos

Giuseppi Rossi ends Atletico Madrid's title hopes after delicate Torres chip

The Champions League finalists lost out to relegated Levante with the former Manchester United striker grabbing the winner.

# title-race - Monday 2 May, 2016

From The42 How Leicester went from 5000/1 outsiders to Premier League winners Underdogs

How Leicester went from 5000/1 outsiders to Premier League winners

Within 25 minutes of the new season getting underway, it became apparent something special was brewing.

# title-race - Sunday 24 April, 2016

From The42 Ulloa bags a brace as flying Foxes extend league lead to eight points Marching On

Ulloa bags a brace as flying Foxes extend league lead to eight points

Claudio Ranieri’s Leicester side can’t be caught if they pick up five points from their final three games.

# title-race - Wednesday 20 April, 2016

From The42 With 4 games remaining, 1 point separates La Liga's top 3 teams Title Race

With 4 games remaining, 1 point separates La Liga's top 3 teams

Real Madrid prevailed in this evening’s late game to increase the pressure on their rivals.

# title-race - Monday 18 April, 2016

From The42 Tottenham outclass Stoke to increase pressure on Leicester in title race Statement

Tottenham outclass Stoke to increase pressure on Leicester in title race

Harry Kane and Dele Alli starred as Spurs reduced the gap at the top to five points.

From The42 Here's what Leicester now need to guarantee a first-ever Premier League triumph Explainer

Here's what Leicester now need to guarantee a first-ever Premier League triumph

We look at all the possible permutations as the title race approaches its climax.

# title-race - Sunday 20 March, 2016

From The42 Harry Kane on the double as Spurs close the gap on Leicester

Harry Kane on the double as Spurs close the gap on Leicester

Mauricio Pochettino’s men ran out comfortable 3-0 winners over AFC Bournemouth on Sunday, cutting the gap at the top of the Premier League to five points in the process

# title-race - Saturday 19 March, 2016

From The42 Title dream very much alive as Leicester go 8 points clear with 7 games to go One Step Closer

Title dream very much alive as Leicester go 8 points clear with 7 games to go

Riyad Mahrez was the goalscorer as the Foxes battled to a 1-0 win over Crystal Palace.

# title-race - Saturday 5 March, 2016

From The42 The biggest North London derby in years and the weekend's other Premier League talking points Title Race

The biggest North London derby in years and the weekend's other Premier League talking points

Elsewhere, Liverpool attempt to pick up a third straight league win and Man United head to The Hawthorns.

# title-race - Sunday 14 February, 2016

From The42 Title race blown wide open by Welbeck's 95th-minute winner against 10-man Leicester What A Game

Title race blown wide open by Welbeck's 95th-minute winner against 10-man Leicester

The Arsenal striker capped his first appearance this season with one of the most important goals of his career.