Manchester United beat Southampton 2-1 to increase its lead in English soccer’s Premier League, while Reading moved out of the relegation zone with a late 2-2 draw against Chelsea.
The following is a roundup of soccer stories from U.K. newspapers, with clickable links to the Web.
Fulham defeated Newcastle 2-1 at home last night to pick up its first victory in seven matches in English soccer’s Premier League.
Wigan got goals from Jordi Gomez and Hugo Rodallega to defeat Wolves at home to move out of the relegation zone of England’s top soccer division.
Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney may miss four weeks after suffering a leg injury in today’s 3-2 Premier League win over Fulham.
Manchester United drew 0-0 at Sunderland, losing a chance to tie Chelsea at the top of England’s Premier League. Tottenham came back to win 2-1 at home against Aston Villa.
Wigan beat Tottenham 1-0 for its first win in English soccer’s Premier League, while defending champion Chelsea maintained its perfect start to the season.
The following is a roundup of soccer stories from U.K. newspapers, with clickable Internet links.
Queens Park Rangers and Bolton Wanderers both won 3-1 to move out of the relegation places in English soccer’s Premier League.