We're only one-third of the way through the Premier League season, but the table is already starting to take shape. At the top it's Chelsea, Manchester City and Liverpool leading the title race.
MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Michael Carrick will lead Manchester United in the Premier League game against Arsenal on Thursday while manager Ralf Rangnick waits to secure a work visa. Carrick was put in charge of the team on an interim basis following the firing of Ole Gunnar Solskjaer on Nov. 21 and has had two games at the helm — a 2-0 win at Villarreal in the Champions League and a 1-1 draw at Chelsea in the Premier League. Rangnick was hired as manager until the end of the season on Monday. H
PARIS (AP) — For Christophe Galtier, a solid defense is the key to a successful season. Galtier led Lille to the French league title last season by relying on a strong defense and a smart blend of youth and experience. The coach is now trying to do the same with Nice. Nice has one of the most prolific one-two punches in the league with Amine Gouiri and Andy Delort, who have combined for 13 goals. But don’t expect the team to fearlessly attack when it visits leader Paris Saint-Germain on Wednesda