Queens Park Rangers beat Derby County 1-0 to make an immediate return to English soccer’s Premier League after demotion last year.
Fulham signed striker Bobby Zamora to a four-year contract to 2014, the Premier League soccer club said on its website.
The following is a roundup of soccer stories from U.K. newspapers, with clickable links to the Web.
Fulham and Atletico Madrid both came from behind to advance to the Europa League soccer final.
Manchester United won at Liverpool yesterday for a first time in five seasons, although manager Alex Ferguson called the performance “poor” after his team struggled to overcome a 10-man team.
The following is a roundup of soccer stories from U.K. newspapers, with clickable links to the Web:
Alex Ferguson criticized his Manchester United team for giving away “silly points” after Fulham snatched a 2-2 English Premier League draw with a last- minute goal from Brede Hangeland.
West Bromwich Albion defeated Everton 2-0 to stay unbeaten in English soccer’s Premier League, as Tottenham remained winless after a 1-1 tie with Norwich.
"QPR are certainly a club that are looking to go forward."
- Bobby Zamora on Jan 31, 2012