The following is a roundup of soccer stories from U.K. newspapers, with clickable Internet links.
Sergio Aguero scored twice as Manchester City routed defending champion Manchester United 4-1 in English soccer’s Premier League. Arsenal beat Stoke City 3-1 to top the standings.
Arsenal beat first-place Manchester United 1-0 today to open up the race for English soccer’s Premier League title. West Ham remains bottom after a 2-1 loss at fourth-place Manchester City.
Arsenal scored four goals in a 10- minute span just after halftime on its way to a 5-1 rout of West Ham in English soccer’s Premier League.
Arsenal rallied to defeat local rival Tottenham 5-2 yesterday in English soccer’s Premier League, while Ryan Giggs scored a late winner at Norwich on his 900th appearance for Manchester United.
Robin van Persie scored against his former team to earn newly crowned Premier League champion Manchester United a 1-1 draw at Arsenal.
The following is a roundup of soccer stories from U.K. newspapers, with clickable links to the Web.
France tied 10-man Uruguay 0-0 yesterday on the opening day of the World Cup, while host South Africa lost a lead to Mexico in a game that finished 1-1.