Wigan Athletic became the first F.A. Cup winner to be relegated from English soccer’s elite division in the same season after losing 4-1 at Arsenal, which regained control of the race for a Champions League place.
Wigan Athletic’s chances of avoiding demotion from English soccer’s Premier League were dented by a 3-2 home loss against Swansea, while Manchester City sealed a top-three finish by beating West Bromwich Albion 1-0.
Manchester City beat Tottenham 2-1 to go second in soccer’s Premier League as Chelsea was held to a 1-1 tie by Liverpool. Chelsea’s John Terry scored, then left the field injured on his return from a ban for racial abuse.