Tottenham Hotspur and Everton both missed the chance to go second in the Premier League by drawing 0-0, while Cardiff City beat Swansea City 1-0 in the first meeting of the south Wales clubs in English soccer’s top flight.
Daniel Sturridge scored the winning goal on his birthday as Liverpool defeated defending champion Manchester United 1-0 to move atop English soccer’s Premier League. Arsenal beat north London rival Tottenham 1-0 and Swansea won 2-0 at West Brom.
Chelsea beat Hull City 2-0 to give manager Jose Mourinho victory in his first Premier League soccer game since returning to the club where he won two titles. Tottenham Hotspur won 1-0 at Crystal Palace.
Paris Saint-Germain, the biggest- spending club in European soccer this offseason, should buy players from French rivals to boost their revenue and ensure a competitive domestic league, Lyon President Jean-Michel Aulas said.