Chelsea won 2-1 to boost its chances of playing Champions League soccer next season while handing Paolo Di Canio a loss in his first game as Sunderland coach.
Fulham held on for a 3-2 Premier League win over Queens Park Rangers that pushed its west London rival closer to relegation from English soccer’s elite division.
Fulham striker Bobby Zamora may miss a minimum of four months after breaking his right leg in today’s 2-1 Premier League win over Wolverhampton.
Liverpool’s Jamie Carragher and Tottenham’s Ledley King were recalled by England in a 30-man provisional squad for soccer’s World Cup in South Africa.
Queens Park Rangers bolstered its bid to stay in the English Premier League by signing forwards Djibril Cisse and Bobby Zamora on the final day of soccer’s transfer period, while striker Louis Saha joined Tottenham.
Bobby Zamora scored twice as Fulham beat Blackpool 3-0 today to move six points clear of the relegation positions in English soccer’s Premier League.
Bobby Zamora grabbed a stoppage-time winner as Fulham rallied to defeat 10-man Arsenal 2-1 in soccer’s Premier League and enable Chelsea to take fourth place from the Gunners.
Fulham signed striker Bobby Zamora to a four-year contract to 2014, the Premier League soccer club said on its website.
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.
"QPR are certainly a club that are looking to go forward."
- Bobby Zamora on Jan 31, 2012