Match 64
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Match 63
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For Arsene Wenger, the past lingers as he walks away from Arsenal

Arsene Wenger sees a bright future for his successor at Arsenal, thanks to the strong legacy he is leaving behind.
Arsene Wenger picked up three points in his 1,235th and final game in charge of Arsenal, a nervy 1-0 win at Huddersfield.

HUDDERSFIELD, England -- Nobody, on a day like this, could deny Arsene Wenger one little flight of fancy. He had walked into Huddersfield's John Smith's Stadium, his heart likely laden with more emotion than he would ever completely admit, and been greeted within seconds by a face that shaped his life.

"There was a photo in front of the dressing room where Herbert Chapman smiled at me," Wenger said, looking content with the thought. The circularity hit him profoundly: Here he was, one of football's...

Huddersfield secure survival as Chelsea's top-four hopes take massive hit

LONDON -- Three quick thoughts from Chelsea's 1-1 Premier League draw vs. Huddersfield Town at Stamford Bridge on Wednesday.

1. Huddersfield secure survival at Stamford Bridge

A belated revival had allowed Chelsea to believe they might salvage a season of setbacks with Champions League qualification, but they found themselves peripheral characters in Huddersfield's fairy-tale survival script at Stamford Bridge.

Conte's men began with purpose and a degree of fluency despite his decision...

What is wrong with Tottenham and Manchester United? Arsenal's farewell to Wenger

The weekend review salutes Huddersfield, Brighton and West Brom, while wondering just what is going on with Tottenham and Manchester United.

Goal of the weekend

There's often nothing like a shot that looks in from the moment it's hit. And perhaps because it was rather unexpected, Mark Noble's brilliant volley in West Ham's 2-0 win over Leicester was a classic of the genre. A great strike, and one that secured his club's Premier League status. Not a bad piece of work.

Nearly goal of the weekend


Son Heung-Min helps Spurs keep up pressure in race for top four

LONDON -- Three points from Tottenham's 2-0 win against Huddersfield as Son Heung-Min struck twice to help them keep the pressure firmly on Liverpool.

1. Tottenham keep the pressure on

Tottenham heaped the pressure on their top-four rivals with a comfortable win that was never really in doubt. Son's brilliant double either side of half-time moved Spurs into third, one point behind Manchester United and one clear of Liverpool, who host Newcastle in the late kickoff.

Spurs came into the game...

Premier League relegation battlers have 10 games to save their season

The Exploding Heads recap an eventful February which included Arsenal's mixed month, Man City's Carabao Cup triumph and numerous VAR controversies.

The battle for Premier League survival enters its final straight this weekend, with the teams at the bottom all now having 10 games to save their season.

West Bromwich Albion are rooted to the foot of the table, seven points adrift of safety, but only six points separate third-bottom Swansea City and Watford in 10th.

So which clubs are most at risk of the drop and who will go down? What are the key games and factors that will decide the outcome?

WATFORD (currently 10th in table, 33 points, -9 goal...

Lukaku at the double as Man United overcome VAR controversy

HUDDERSFIELD, England -- Three thoughts on Manchester United's 2-0 win vs. Huddersfield in the FA Cup fifth round.

1. Lukaku brace sees Man United through

Romelu Lukaku broke the 20-goal barrier for Manchester United by scoring twice as Jose Mourinho's team cruised in the FA Cup quarterfinals.

The Belgian international, a £90 million summer signing from Everton, now boasts 21 goals from 38 appearances in all competitions, and he was the difference at the John Smith's Stadium for United, who...