Relegation Battle

Sam Allardyce watches on during the Premier League game between Crystal Palace and Leicester City on April 15, 2017
Sam Allardyce: 'Crystal Palace are not safe yet'
Crystal Palace manager Sam Allardyce warns his side against taking their foot off the pedal until they are mathematically safe from the threat of relegation.
15:18
Leicester City manager Craig Shakespeare on March 14, 2017
Craig Shakespeare: 'Leicester City are not safe yet'
Leicester City manager Craig Shakespeare warns his side that they are not yet safe from the threat of relegation, despite being six points clear of the bottom three.
13:45
Tom Carroll in action for Swansea on December 20, 2014
Tom Carroll: 'Swansea City will fight to the end for top-flight survival'
Tom Carroll warns Premier League relegation rivals Hull City that Swansea City will fight to the bitter end to avoid a drop to the Championship.
Apr 23, 15:14
Steve Agnew on the touchline during the Premier League game between Middlesbrough and Manchester United on March 19, 2017
Steve Agnew: "It has been a tough few months"
Middlesbrough boss Steve Agnew admits that "it has been a tough few months" at the Riverside Stadium as the club sink closer to the Championship.
Apr 22, 19:42
Swansea City manager Paul Clement watches on during his side's Premier League clash with Liverpool at Anfield on January 21, 2017
Paul Clement: 'We have momentum'
Swansea City manager Paul Clement says that he is "very proud" of his side after their 2-0 win over Stoke City.
Apr 22, 18:53
Marco Silva watches on during the EFL Cup semi-final between Hull City and Manchester United on January 26, 2017
Marco Silva "really happy" with Watford win
Hull City manager Marco Silva says that he is "really pleased" after his 10-man side pull off a 2-0 victory over Watford.
Apr 22, 18:15
Stewart Downing in action for Middlesbrough on August 28, 2016
Stewart Downing apologises to Middlesbrough fans
Middlesbrough midfielder Stewart Downing apologises to the club's fans after their 4-0 defeat at Bournemouth.
Apr 22, 17:52
Steve Agnew on the touchline during the Premier League game between Middlesbrough and Manchester United on March 19, 2017
Steve Agnew: 'Middlesbrough relishing Bournemouth clash'
Middlesbrough manager Steve Agnew insists that his side are looking forward to facing Bournemouth on Saturday despite their perilous position in the Premier League.
Apr 21, 19:46
Marco Silva watches on during the EFL Cup semi-final between Hull City and Manchester United on January 26, 2017
Marco Silva: 'Hull City can handle pressure of relegation battle'
Hull City manager Marco Silva is confident that his side can handle the pressure of a relegation battle, with two points separating them from the dropzone.
Apr 21, 15:50
Swansea City manager Paul Clement watches on during his side's Premier League clash with Liverpool at Anfield on January 21, 2017
Paul Clement: 'Swansea City are up for relegation battle'
Swansea City manager Paul Clement insists that he is still confident of survival, but admits that Saturday's match against Stoke is a "must-win" game for his side.
Apr 21, 13:59
Steve Agnew on the touchline during the Premier League game between Middlesbrough and Manchester United on March 19, 2017
Steve Agnew: 'Bournemouth will not make life easy for Middlesbrough'
Steve Agnew says that he was "really pleased" with the intensity of Middlesbrough's display against Arsenal, as his side go in search of a rare win at Bournemouth.
Apr 20, 15:58
Swansea City manager Paul Clement watches on during his side's Premier League clash with Liverpool at Anfield on January 21, 2017
Paul Clement: 'Swansea City players have not responded well'
Swansea City manager Paul Clement is desperate for a response from his players after admitting that they have failed to handle the pressure in recent weeks.
Apr 20, 15:09
Aaron Ramsey fouls Adam Clayton during the Premier League game between Middlesbrough and Arsenal on April 17, 2017
Adam Clayton: 'Middlesbrough will keep believing in survival bid'
Middlesbrough midfielder Adam Clayton refuses to give up hope of survival and believes that one win would help them turn the corner in the closing stages of the season.
Apr 18, 22:50
Mark Warburton Manager Of Brentford during the Sky Bet Championship match between Brentford and Charlton Athletic at Griffin Park on August 9, 2014
Mark Warburton: 'Nottingham Forest must show togetherness in relegation fight'
Nottingham Forest will only win their fight to secure their Championship status if they remain together, manager Mark Warburton warns.
Apr 15, 11:05
David Moyes watches on during the Premier League game between Everton and Sunderland on February 25, 2017
David Moyes "hurting" due to Sunderland woes
David Moyes admits that he is "hurting" at seeing Sunderland on the brink of Premier League relegation, but refuses to lay any blame on his players.
Apr 14, 16:30
Swansea City manager Paul Clement watches on during his side's Premier League clash with Liverpool at Anfield on January 21, 2017
Paul Clement: 'Relegation battle between Swansea City, Hull City'
Paul Clement is aware that it is now essentially between Swansea City and Hull City in the race for survival, but insists that could change in the coming weeks.
Apr 13, 17:57
Marco Silva watches on during the EFL Cup semi-final between Hull City and Manchester United on January 26, 2017
Marco Silva targets end to Hull City's away-day blues
Hull City manager Marco Silva admits that his side must "change the situation" by picking up points in their remaining away games.
Apr 13, 17:05
West Ham manager Slaven Bilic during the EFL Cup (3rd Round) match between West Ham United and Accrington Stanley at the London Stadium on September 21, 2016
Slaven Bilic: 'Sunderland game vital for West Ham United'
Slaven Bilic claims that Saturday's Premier League meeting with bottom-placed Sunderland will be "extremely hard" for West Ham United.
Apr 13, 11:06
Stewart Downing in action for Middlesbrough on August 28, 2016
Stewart Downing: 'Middlesbrough not backing down in relegation fight'
Stewart Downing is hoping that Middlesbrough can drag themselves out of the relegation zone and secure another season in the Premier League.
Apr 9, 13:47
West Ham manager Slaven Bilic during the EFL Cup (3rd Round) match between West Ham United and Accrington Stanley at the London Stadium on September 21, 2016
Slaven Bilic hails "much-needed" win
West Ham United manager Slaven Bilic praises his side for delivering a "much-needed" win over Swansea City.
Apr 8, 18:46
Swansea City manager Paul Clement watches on during his side's Premier League clash with Liverpool at Anfield on January 21, 2017
Paul Clement: 'We were full of fear'
Swansea City manager Paul Clement admits that his side suffered from "anxiety and fear" in their 1-0 loss at West Ham United.
Apr 8, 18:36
Lee Cattermole of Sunderland in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and Norwich City at Stadium of Light on August 15, 2015 in Sunderland, England.
Lee Cattermole urges Sunderland to fight for survival
Sunderland midfielder Lee Cattermole issues a rallying cry to his teammates after a 2-0 defeat to Leicester City leaves them eight points from safety.
Apr 5, 15:15
Steve Agnew on the touchline during the Premier League game between Middlesbrough and Manchester United on March 19, 2017
Steve Agnew "quietly confident" of picking up result on Humberside
Steve Agnew claims that his Middlesbrough players are ready for their showdown with Hull City on Wednesday, targeting a victory that will "change everything".
Apr 4, 15:14
Marco Silva watches on during the EFL Cup semi-final between Hull City and Manchester United on January 26, 2017
Marco Silva: 'Hull City must be perfect to beat Middlesbrough'
Marco Silva predicts a 'fighting display' from Middlesbrough in their relegation six-pointer with Hull City, admitting that his side need to be on top of their game.
Apr 4, 14:34
Sean Dyche watches on during the Premier League game between Burnley and Bournemouth on December 11, 2016
Sean Dyche: 'Burnley are ready for relegation battle'
Burnley manager Sean Dyche insists that his side are ready for a relegation battle having seen their winless streak stretch to seven Premier League games.
Apr 1, 23:43
Marco Silva watches on during the EFL Cup semi-final between Hull City and Manchester United on January 26, 2017
Marco Silva: 'Relegation battle will go the distance'
Hull City manager Marco Silva expects the relegation battle to go down to the wire after giving their own survival hopes a boost with victory over West Ham.
Apr 1, 22:49
Craig Shakespeare watches on during the Premier League game between West Ham United and Leicester City on March 18, 2017
Craig Shakespeare: 'Leicester City still not safe'
Leicester City manager Craig Shakespeare urges his players not to get carried away despite them notching up a fourth straight league win.
Apr 1, 18:32
David Moyes watches on during the Premier League game between Everton and Sunderland on February 25, 2017
David Moyes: "We will keep going"
Sunderland manager David Moyes insists that his side can still avoid relegation from the Premier League.
Apr 1, 18:02
Crystal Palace manager Sam Allardyce watches on during his side's Premier League clash with Bournemouth at the Vitality Stadium on January 31, 2017
Sam Allardyce praises "outstanding" Crystal Palace
Crystal Palace manager Sam Allardyce hails his players for an "outstanding" performance after their surprise win at league leaders Chelsea.
Apr 1, 17:41
Hull City manager Marco Silva watches on during the Premier League clash with Bournemouth at the KCOM Stadium on January 14, 2017
Result: Hull City boost survival hopes with win over West Ham United
Relegation-threatened Hull City come from behind to beat West Ham United 2-1 and move level on points with 17th-placed Swansea City.
Apr 1, 16:56
David Moyes watches on during the Premier League game between Everton and Sunderland on February 25, 2017
David Moyes: 'Sunderland fans don't want change of manager'
Sunderland manager David Moyes insists that the club needs stability and claims that the fans do not want to see him sacked despite their perilous league position.
Mar 30, 19:03
Bournemouth manager Eddie Howe watches on during his side's Premier League clash with Arsenal at the Vitality Stadium on December 3, 2017
Eddie Howe: 'Bournemouth not feeling safe yet'
Bournemouth manager Eddie Howe warns his side that there is still a lot of work to do to avoid relegation despite recording back-to-back wins for the first time this term.
Mar 18, 20:12
Eddie Howe watches on during the Premier League game between West Bromwich Albion and Bournemouth on February 25, 2017
Eddie Howe looking to build on Bournemouth momentum
Bournemouth manager Eddie Howe urges his side to build on their win over West Ham United when they welcome Swansea City to the Vitality Stadium on Saturday.
Mar 17, 18:27
Paul Clement manager of Derby County during the Sky Bet Championship match between Derby County and Middlesbrough at Pride Park Stadium on August 18, 2015
Swansea City striker Fernando Llorente fit to face Bournemouth
Swansea City manager Paul Clement confirms that Fernando Llorente is fit to face Bournemouth on Saturday, but reveals that Angel Rangel could miss the rest of the season.
Mar 16, 17:38
Paul Clement manager of Derby County looks on prior to the Sky Bet Championship match between Nottingham Forest and Derby County at City Ground on November 6, 2015 in Nottingham, England.
Paul Clement: "No need to panic"
Swansea City manager Paul Clement insists that there is "absolutely no need to panic" as the club fight for Premier League survival.
Mar 16, 15:42
Eddie Howe watches on during the Premier League game between Burnley and Bournemouth on December 11, 2016
Eddie Howe 'relieved' with West Ham United win
Bournemouth manager Eddie Howe admits his relief after his side end their long winless streak with a victory over West Ham United.
Mar 11, 18:03
Paul Clement manager of Derby County looks on prior to the Sky Bet Championship match between Nottingham Forest and Derby County at City Ground on November 6, 2015
Paul Clement: 'We were not good enough'
Swansea City manager Paul Clement admits that his side were "not good enough" in their defeat at relegation rivals Hull City.
Mar 11, 17:42
David Moyes watches on during the Premier League game between Everton and Sunderland on February 25, 2017
David Moyes issues rallying call to Sunderland
Sunderland manager David Moyes issues a rallying call to his side as they bid to once again launch a late-season run of form to avoid relegation.
Mar 9, 19:15
Paul Clement manager of Derby County during the Sky Bet Championship match between Derby County and Middlesbrough at Pride Park Stadium on August 18, 2015
Paul Clement: 'As many as nine teams in relegation battle'
Swansea City manager Paul Clement claims that as many as nine teams are still in danger of suffering relegation from the Premier League this season.
Mar 9, 18:40
Middlesbrough manager Aitor Karanka looks on prior to his side's Premier League clash with Manchester City at the Etihad Stadium on November 5, 2016
Aitor Karanka: 'I trust my players'
Under-fire Middlesbrough manager Aitor Karanka insists that he has full "confidence" in his players and dismisses speculation over the future of his job.
Mar 9, 15:09



Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Chelsea32243565273875
2Tottenham HotspurSpurs32218368224671
3Liverpool34199670422866
4Manchester CityMan City32197663352864
5Manchester UnitedMan Utd321712350242663
6Everton341610860372358
7Arsenal31176863402357
8West Bromwich AlbionWest Brom33128133942-344
9Southampton31117133740-340
10Watford33117153754-1740
11Stoke CityStoke34109153750-1339
12Crystal Palace33115174653-738
13Bournemouth34108164963-1438
14West Ham UnitedWest Ham34108164459-1538
15Leicester CityLeicester32107154153-1237
16Burnley34106183349-1636
17Hull City3496193667-3133
18Swansea CitySwansea3494213968-2931
19Middlesbrough33412172343-2024
20Sunderland3256212658-3221