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Nikhil Srinivasan

Journalism Student at UF with a passion for statistical and tactical analyses of soccer.

Spurs beat Arsenal, stay four points behind Chelsea

Second-half goals from Harry Kane and Dele Alli helped Tottenham to a 2-0 victory over Arsenal in the final North London Derby at White Hart Lane. Tottenham have now won nine games in a row and 13 in a row at White Hart Lane. This win also ensures the first …

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Chelsea’s March Toward Title Continues

Chelsea moved seven points clear at the top of the Premier League with a 4-2 win over Southampton at Stamford Bridge. Goals from Eden Hazard, Gary Cahill and Diego Costa saw The Blues pick up their 14th home win of the league. Second-place Tottenham play their extra game on Wednesday …

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United’s undefeated run continues as Sunderland attack fails again

Manchester United came out as 3-0 winners at the Stadium of Light courtesy goals from Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Marcus Rashford as Sebastian Larsson from Sunderland got sent off right before half time. The win moved United up to fifth, with Arsenal playing on Monday, while Sunderland remain last, …

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Battle for safety ends in stalemate

Swansea and Middlesbrough’s hunt for Premier League safety brought the two sides face-to-face at the Liberty Stadium and ended in a dull 0-0. On paper, this was the expected result of the game with 17th placed Swansea having the worst defensive record in the league and 19th placed Middlesbrough having …

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Liverpool Beat Arsenal, Move to Third

Liverpool emerged as comfortable 3-1 winners against Arsenal on Saturday. Goals from Roberto Firmino, Sadio Mane and Giorgino Wijnaldum helped the Reds to victory while the Gunners scored a consolation goal through Danny Welbeck. Lineups: Danny Welbeck picked up his first Premier League start of the season while Alexis Sanchez …

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Sevilla Win; Leicester Grab Away Goal

(All stats, figures and graphs have been taken from whoscored.com) Goals from Pablo Sarabia and Angel Correa helped Sevilla to victory, but an away goal from Jamie Vardy, his first ever goal in the Champions League, means that there’s still hope for Leicester in the Round of 16. The result …

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Madrid Win, Napoli Grab Away Goal

Real Madrid emerged victorious, but not completely certain of progression, after a 3-1 victory against Napoli at the Bernabeu in the Round of 16 of the Champions League. Lineups: Lorenzo Insigne scored an early goal for the Italians but goals from Karim Benzema, Toni Kroos and Casemiro secured the comeback …

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Liverpool Return to Winning Ways

Liverpool snapped a five-game winless run in the Premier League with a 2-0 home win over Tottenham Hotspur with Sadio Mane scoring two first-half goals. Lineups:   Liverpool brought in Georginio Wijnaldum for Emre Can while Tottenham made no changes to the side that won 1-0 against Middlesbrough last week. …

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