Tottenham wants to sign France fullback Bacary Sagna from its north London soccer rival Arsenal, the People reported, without citing anyone.
Manchester United revived its Premier League title defense with a 1-0 win over leader Arsenal as Robin van Persie scored against his former team for the third straight game.
The following is a roundup of soccer stories from U.K. newspapers, with clickable links to the Web.
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.
Arsenal defender Bacary Sagna is expected to miss the start of next season as he continues to recover from a second broken leg in seven months, the Daily Mirror said.
The following is a roundup of soccer stories from U.K. newspapers, with clickable Internet links.
Arsenal defender Bacary Sagna broke his right leg in today’s Premier League game with Norwich and will not play for France at the European Championship, manager Arsene Wenger said.
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.
Robin van Persie scored against his former team to earn newly crowned Premier League champion Manchester United a 1-1 draw at Arsenal.