The following is a roundup of soccer stories from U.K. newspapers, with clickable Internet links.
Carlos Vela scored with three minutes remaining to give West Brom a 1-1 draw at Stoke in English soccer’s Premier League.
Celtic came from behind to beat Shakter Karagandy 3-2 over two games and join AC Milan and 12 other former winners in the Champions League group stage.
Wolverhampton Wanderers remain bottom in English soccer’s Premier League after an injury-time goal from West Bromwich Albion’s Carlos Vela in a 1-1 tie at the Hawthorns.
South Africa’s players overcame the emotion of their continent’s first soccer World Cup match to tie 1-1 with Mexico in the tournament opener yesterday.
South Africa and Mexico tied 1-1 in the opening World Cup game in Johannesburg.
The following is a roundup of soccer stories from U.K. newspapers, with clickable links to the Web.
Mexico defeated France 2-0 today to move into a tie with Uruguay atop Group A at soccer’s World Cup in South Africa.
Arsenal agreed to terms with Galatasaray over the transfer of Emmanuel Eboue to the Turkish club, the Premier League team said on its website.