Argentina beat Iran 1-0 to advance at soccer’s World Cup as Nigeria defeated Bosnia-Herzegovina 1-0 to move to second behind the South Americans. Germany drew 2-2 with Ghana, missing a chance to control its group in Brazil.
Manchester City , the English soccer club owned by Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan, said its record-breaking player acquisition strategy is only a temporary measure to take the team to the level of the sport’s elite.
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.