Red card for Kulusevski, goal for Newcastle, Watford in play

VAR sparks controversy every week in the Premier League, but how are decisions made and are they correct? After each weekend, we look at the most high-profile incidents and review the process both in terms of VAR protocol and the Laws of the Game. With just six matches this weekend, due to the FA Cup … Read more

Arsenal’s Mikel Arteta failed a tactical test against Brighton as the top four Premier League hopefuls crumble

LONDON — The double whammy of losing Kieran Tierney and Thomas Partey was always going to pose tough questions for Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta, but he has to come up with a better answer than this. Brighton – a smart but out-of-form side with one goal from seven games, six of them lost – deserved … Read more

Luis Diaz eases Liverpool’s reliance on Salah as Quadruple quest continues with Brighton win

As Brighton & Hove Albion started the best team in this Premier League game on a sunny but brisk afternoon at the Amex Stadium, Luis Diaz lost the ball in a solid tackle before Tariq Lamptey and Solly March rushed in for attack Liverpool’s left flank. The challenge came just past Jurgen Klopp, but rather … Read more