Manchester United’s Rio Ferdinand has been recalled to the England soccer squad for this month’s World Cup qualifying matches.
Chelsea defender Ashley Cole signed a one-year contract extension to stay with the Premier League soccer club through the end of next season.
Ashley Cole may make his 100th appearance for the England soccer team after being included in the squad for next week’s exhibition match against Brazil.
England defender Ashley Cole will sign a new contract with Chelsea in the coming days, Sky Sports reported, citing interim manager Rafael Benitez.
Chelsea defender Ashley Cole has been charged by England’s Football Association following comments he made on social networking site Twitter.
England defeated Brazil for the first time in 23 years to spoil Luiz Felipe Scolari’s return as coach of the record five-time World Cup soccer champions.
The following is a roundup of soccer stories from U.K. newspapers, with clickable links to the web.
The following is a roundup of soccer stories from U.K. newspapers, with clickable Internet links.
The following is a roundup of soccer stories from U.K. newspapers, with clickable links to the Web.
England soccer player Ashley Cole sued News Corp.’s U.K. unit and the private investigator who was jailed for hacking into celebrities’ voice mails to get scoops for the News of the World tabloid.
"Being here for seven years and being at Arsenal before that playing for trophies, you never lose that hunger."
- Ashley Cole on Jan 22, 2013