LIVE – Premier League at the half: Hull without a breakthrough; Arsenal, Stoke up big

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At halftime of the season’s final day, the clock ticks down on Hull City’s Premier League status as they have yet to break down Manchester United.

The Tigers have had a pair of goals ruled out via the offside flag, and they must win to stay in the Premier League. They also must see Newcastle lose, but the Magpies are holding onto a scoreless draw with West Ham.


Other matches are taking place around the league, as all 10 games are in action today and the storylines are writing themselves.

Hull City 0-0 Manchester United

Paul McShane and Dame N’Doye have both had goals ruled out for offsides as Hull City looks to save its Premier League status, which requires a win and Newcastle loss to maintain. Angel Di Maria has come off injured for Manchester United.

Newcastle 0-0 West Ham

The Magpies need just a point to stay up, but they’ve gone for it so far, coming close from Daryl Janmaat and

Arsenal 4-0 West Brom

Theo Walcott has a hat-trick on his first start since mid-march and Jack Wilshere has a thunderbolt of his own as the Gunners look to finish the season strong and lock down third place.

Stoke City 5-0 Liverpool

Amid reports that Brendan Rodgers’ job is safe for next season, things have gone all wrong for Liverpool on the final day as Stoke has snatched five first-half goals via four different players, with Mame Diouf scoring twice. Liverpool have never conceded five first-half goals in their club’s history.

Everton 0-1 Tottenham

Who but Harry Kane? The young striker has Spurs’ goal and as of now Tottenham is into the fifth position in the table and firmly into the Europa League.

Chelsea 1-1 Sunderland

Petr Cech and Didier Drogba are likely making their Chelsea farewells, but it’s Diego Costa who has his 20th goal of the season slotting home a penalty earned by Juan Cuadrado. Steven Fletcher has the visiting goal at Stamford Bridge on a header from a corner.

Leicester City 2-0 QPR

QPR is relegated but the Foxes are on track to finish the season safe and positively as Marc Albrighton grabbed the opener and Jamie Vardy tapped in the second just before halftime.

Manchester City 1-0 Southampton

Frank Lampard has a goal in his final Premier League game, meaning Southampton needs a comeback to earn a Europa League-guaranteed position, currently sitting seventh and needing a win to move up.

Aston Villa 0-1 Burnley

Danny Ings grabbed a 6th-minute header as Tim Sherwood is staring down a disappointing finish to the season.

Swansea City 0-0 Crystal Palace

The visitors have looked the better side, but have not found a breakthrough as Wilfried Zaha has looked dangerous in the first 45 minutes.