Manchester United beat Reading 1-0 to increase its lead in English soccer’s Premier League to 15 points over Manchester City, which lost 2-0 to 10-man Everton.
Real Madrid scored two goals in the final five minutes to defeat Manchester City 3-2 in soccer’s Champions League, while Arsenal won 2-1 at Montpellier.
Wayne Rooney scored twice as Manchester United beat 10-man Manchester City 3-2 to reach the fourth round of English soccer’s F.A. Cup. Paul Scholes made a playing return for United.
Manchester United marked Alex Ferguson’s 25th anniversary as manager with a 1-0 win over Sunderland in English soccer’s Premier League.
Manchester City beat 10-man Chelsea 3-2 in today’s Community Shield, the curtain-raiser to English soccer’s Premier League season.
Manchester City beat Leicester 4-2 and Wolverhampton defeated Doncaster 5-0 to advance to the fourth round of English soccer’s F.A. Cup.
Manchester City beat Leicester 4-2, Wolverhampton defeated Doncaster 5-0 and Stoke beat Cardiff 2-0 after extra time to advance to the fourth round of English soccer’s F.A. Cup.
Liverpool beat Chelsea 2-0 to reach the semifinals of English soccer’s Carling Cup, while a Sergio Aguero goal gave Manchester City a 1-0 victory against Arsenal.
Leeds United upset Everton 2-1 in the third round of English soccer’s League Cup, while Aston Villa beat Manchester City 4-2 after extra time.
Robin van Persie scored a hat trick to lead Arsenal to a 5-3 win over Chelsea in English soccer’s Premier League, while first-place Manchester City beat Wolverhampton 3-1.