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.
Arsenal defeated Liverpool 2-0 to extend its lead in English soccer’s Premier League as its two closest pursuers lost.
Tottenham Hotspur beat Hull City 8-7 on penalties to advance to the quarterfinals of English soccer’s League Cup along with Manchester City, which scored twice in extra time to defeat Newcastle United 2-0.
The following is a roundup of soccer stories from U.K. newspapers, with clickable links to the Web.
Manchester United scored three second-half goals to beat Tottenham and extend its club-record home winning streak in the Premier League to 16 matches.
The following is a roundup of soccer stories from U.K. newspapers, with clickable Internet links.
Tottenham remained in third place in English soccer’s Premier League with a 1-1 home tie against Chelsea.
Manchester United won 3-0 at Newcastle to climb to second in soccer’s Premier League, while Tottenham beat Aston Villa 2-0 for its fourth straight victory.
The Los Angeles Galaxy signed Totttenham goalkeeper Carlo Cudicini on a free transfer, the Major League Soccer club said on its website.
"We showed great character to stick in there."
- Brad Friedel on Mar 14, 2013