The following is a roundup of soccer stories from U.K. newspapers, with clickable Internet links.
Chelsea defeated Everton 2-1 at home to clinch third place in English soccer’s Premier League while Arsenal’s 1-0 victory at Newcastle allowed the Gunners to grab the final Champions League spot.
Rambus Inc. was ordered by a federal judge in San Jose, California, to pay a $250 million sanction for destroying documents in its litigation with SK Hynix Inc.
Aston Villa and Wigan both won away matches today to help their fight to avoid relegation from English soccer’s Premier League, as Arsenal and Tottenham improved their chances of qualifying for the Champions League.
The following is a roundup of soccer stories from U.K. newspapers, with clickable links to the web.
Tottenham’s Gareth Bale became the third person to be named by his peers as English soccer’s Player of the Year and Young Player of the Year in the same season.
Tottenham rallied for a 2-2 draw at Wigan in the English Premier League to stay in the hunt for a place in the Champions League next season.
Former winners Robin van Persie of Manchester United and Gareth Bale of Tottenham are among the nominees for the Professional Footballers’ Association player of the year award.
Premier League soccer club Liverpool fined striker Luis Suarez after he bit Chelsea defender Branislav Ivanovic during a game yesterday.