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#title race

# title-race - Friday 4 January, 2019

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

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

Jan 4th 2019, 8:50 AM 7,900 Views 19 Comments

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

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

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

Dec 30th 2018, 4:34 PM 7,358 Views 1 Comment

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

As it happened: Southampton v Manchester City, Premier League From The42
Live Dec 30th 2018, 2:03 PM

As it happened: Southampton v Manchester City, Premier League

# title-race - Friday 21 December, 2018

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

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

Dec 21st 2018, 8:37 AM 3,650 Views 9 Comments

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

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

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

Dec 8th 2018, 8:00 PM 26,879 Views 55 Comments

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

# title-race - Sunday 11 November, 2018

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

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

Nov 11th 2018, 6:58 PM 13,990 Views 10 Comments

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

# title-race - Friday 31 August, 2018

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

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

Aug 31st 2018, 10:31 PM 7,935 Views 22 Comments

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

# title-race - Monday 23 April, 2018

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

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

Apr 23rd 2018, 3:52 PM 7,387 Views 7 Comments

Napoli and Juventus are vying for glory at the top.

# title-race - Sunday 22 April, 2018

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

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

Apr 22nd 2018, 10:05 PM 12,575 Views 12 Comments

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

Is the Premier League title race over?
# Have Your Say
From The42
# Have Your Say

Is the Premier League title race over?

Dec 11th 2017, 12:20 PM 8,355 Views 19 Comments

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

# title-race - Sunday 19 November, 2017

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

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

Nov 19th 2017, 6:07 PM 10,703 Views 11 Comments

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

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

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

Oct 14th 2017, 12:31 PM 4,267 Views 13 Comments

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

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

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

Aug 11th 2017, 12:48 PM 10,213 Views 11 Comments

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

# title-race - Wednesday 22 February, 2017

Stunner from West Ham flop Zaza helps Valencia to surprise win against Real
# Barca Lifeline
From The42
# Barca Lifeline

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

Feb 22nd 2017, 8:31 PM 8,074 Views 4 Comments

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

# title-race - Monday 20 February, 2017

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

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

Feb 20th 2017, 7:30 AM 4,119 Views 7 Comments

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

# title-race - Tuesday 27 September, 2016

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

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

Sep 27th 2016, 9:55 PM 7,914 Views 5 Comments

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

# title-race - Friday 16 September, 2016

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

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

Sep 16th 2016, 10:09 PM 5,768 Views 6 Comments

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

# title-race - Sunday 31 July, 2016

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

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

Jul 31st 2016, 3:23 PM 5,617 Views 6 Comments

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

Giuseppi Rossi ends Atletico Madrid's title hopes after delicate Torres chip
# Out Of The Running
From The42
# Out Of The Running

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

May 8th 2016, 6:20 PM 7,766 Views 4 Comments

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

# title-race - Monday 2 May, 2016

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

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

May 2nd 2016, 11:53 PM 6,325 Views 6 Comments

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

# title-race - Sunday 24 April, 2016

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

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

Apr 24th 2016, 6:29 PM 11,051 Views 35 Comments

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

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

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

Apr 20th 2016, 11:45 PM 6,842 Views 7 Comments

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

# title-race - Monday 18 April, 2016

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

Tottenham outclass Stoke to increase pressure on Leicester in title race

Apr 18th 2016, 10:06 PM 28,414 Views 41 Comments

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

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

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

Apr 18th 2016, 3:30 PM 47,866 Views 20 Comments

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

# title-race - Sunday 20 March, 2016

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

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

Mar 20th 2016, 7:01 PM 8,356 Views 7 Comments

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

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

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

Mar 19th 2016, 5:25 PM 20,191 Views 29 Comments

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

# title-race - Saturday 5 March, 2016

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

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

Mar 5th 2016, 8:30 AM 7,011 Views 10 Comments

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

# title-race - Sunday 14 February, 2016

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

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

Feb 14th 2016, 2:23 PM 10,791 Views 14 Comments

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

# title-race - Sunday 9 August, 2015

Mind the gap! Cork turn up the pressure on leaders Dundalk
# Title Race
From The42
# Title Race

Mind the gap! Cork turn up the pressure on leaders Dundalk

Aug 9th 2015, 9:03 AM 6,974 Views 11 Comments

Goals from Mark O’Sullivan and Ross Gaynor leave Sligo staring at relegation battle.

# title-race - Monday 8 June, 2015

Bohs pull off a shock, Heary under pressure and this weekend's LOI talking points
# After Thoughts
From The42
# After Thoughts

Bohs pull off a shock, Heary under pressure and this weekend's LOI talking points

Jun 8th 2015, 4:55 PM 3,330 Views 2 Comments

Elsewhere, Drogheda spoiled Limerick’s Markets Field homecoming and Cork closed the gap at the top.

# title-race - Saturday 18 April, 2015

As it happened: Chelsea v Man United, Premier League From The42
Live Apr 18th 2015, 7:38 PM

As it happened: Chelsea v Man United, Premier League

# title-race - Saturday 21 March, 2015

Man City beat 10-man West Brom but the ref sent the wrong man off
# Title Race
From The42
# Title Race

Man City beat 10-man West Brom but the ref sent the wrong man off

Mar 21st 2015, 1:41 PM 4,877 Views 2 Comments

Gareth McAuley was incorrectly red-carded in the second minute.

# title-race - Sunday 15 March, 2015

It was Fraser Forster against Chelsea following a late siege at Stamford Bridge today
# Title Race
From The42
# Title Race

It was Fraser Forster against Chelsea following a late siege at Stamford Bridge today

Mar 15th 2015, 3:56 PM 4,431 Views 2 Comments

Jose Mourinho’s men failed to fully capitalise on rivals Man City’s loss yesterday.

# title-race - Sunday 22 February, 2015

'Silva is the best player in the Premier League' - Dzeko
# Title Race
From The42
# Title Race

'Silva is the best player in the Premier League' - Dzeko

Feb 22nd 2015, 11:20 AM 4,271 Views 20 Comments

The Spaniard has been lauded by his team-mate after Man City recorded a 5-0 win over Newcastle yesterday.

# title-race - Saturday 20 December, 2014

Manchester United are still in the title race, warns Mourinho
# Rivals
From The42
# Rivals

Manchester United are still in the title race, warns Mourinho

Dec 20th 2014, 12:03 AM 3,450 Views 5 Comments

The Blues boss is also expecting a tough game on Monday night against Stoke City at the Britannia Stadium

# title-race - Friday 24 October, 2014

Dundalk v Cork City: 7 matches that defined the title race
# Big Games
From The42
# Big Games

Dundalk v Cork City: 7 matches that defined the title race

Oct 24th 2014, 7:45 AM 2,497 Views 0 Comments

It all boils down to tonight’s game at Oriel Park but here’s how we got here.

# title-race - Wednesday 22 October, 2014

Four crucial goals (and one big save) that kept Cork's unlikely title dream alive
# Down To The Wire
From The42
# Down To The Wire

Four crucial goals (and one big save) that kept Cork's unlikely title dream alive

Oct 22nd 2014, 10:40 PM 4,331 Views 3 Comments

If Cork win the Premier Division title on Friday night, nobody can say they did it the easy way.

# title-race - Tuesday 14 October, 2014

'Two wins and it's ours' - Dundalk's title race with Cork to go down to the wire
# Two Horse Race
From The42
# Two Horse Race

'Two wins and it's ours' - Dundalk's title race with Cork to go down to the wire

Oct 14th 2014, 2:52 PM 2,070 Views 3 Comments

Lilywhites defender Brian Gartland admits it was a ‘frustrating’ night after they dropped two points at home to Shamrock Rovers.

# title-race - Monday 6 October, 2014

Class video captures just what it means to be involved in a League of Ireland club
# Supporting LOI
From The42
# Supporting LOI

Class video captures just what it means to be involved in a League of Ireland club

Oct 6th 2014, 9:36 PM 4,927 Views 2 Comments

Kudos to Dundalk’s sponsors Fyffes for this effort.

# title-race - Tuesday 9 September, 2014

Stuart Byrne column: They'll have to be mentally strong but the title is Dundalk's to lose
# Title Race
From The42
# Title Race

Stuart Byrne column: They'll have to be mentally strong but the title is Dundalk's to lose

Sep 9th 2014, 5:35 PM 1,962 Views 4 Comments

With five league games to play, the Lilywhites have enough experience to hold off Cork City’s challenge.