Last night England’s World Cup nightmare came true in the Brazilian jungle.
Costa Rica upset two-time champion Uruguay 3-1 and Italy defeated England 2-1 yesterday to throw open one of the most difficult groups in this year’s soccer World Cup in Brazil.
The following is a roundup of soccer stories from U.K. newspapers, with clickable links to the Web.
Bolton has agreed on a transfer fee with Chelsea for Gary Cahill, Wanderers manager Owen Coyle said.
The following is a roundup of sports stories from U.K. newspapers, with clickable links to the Web.
Bolton Wanderers may sell top players such as Gary Cahill in January as the Premier League soccer team seeks to balance its books after annual losses more than doubled to 35.4 million pounds ($57 million).
Arsenal and Manchester City have been told they can sign Bolton defender Gary Cahill for 17 million pounds ($27.5 million) this summer, the Daily Mirror said.
Chelsea defender Gary Cahill may miss the F.A. Cup and Champions League finals because of a hamstring injury, the Daily Express said.
"I think every player involved in the football club hopes that he stays but he's obviously got his own decisions to make."
- Gary Cahill on May 20, 2012