Football Championship English Premier League Standings

Chelsea and Manchester City are in second and third positions behind English Premier League leader Liverpool on 75 and 74 points respectively. Liverpool is on 80 points and seems to have no trouble retaining their top position.
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Arsenal and Everton follow these Premier League leaders on 70 and 69 points. Everton play Southampton on Saturday while Arsenal play Newcastle on Monday. On Sunday, Chelsea and Liverpool play each other while Manchester City will take on Crystal Palace. Crystal Palace had surprised Everton 3-2 while bottom of the table Sunderland held Manchester City to a 2-2 draw. (Source:

Real Madrid Real Winners of Spanish Copa del Rey

Real Madrid beat Barcelona through a Gareth Bale stunner towards the dying moments of the Spanish Championship final. The 2-1 scoreline reflects the intense struggle between Real Madrid and Barcelona. soccer photo: messi #10 BarcelonavMallorcaCopadelRey-rB7cZp.jpg

Close to full time, winger Bale sped along the line and beat the goalkeeper superbly to give Real Madrid its King’s cup victory. Lionel Messi who held the flag high for Barcelona was visibly disappointed. Barcelona has won the cup a record 26 times. This was the 17th win for Real Madrid in the Spanish championship final.