The following is a roundup of soccer stories from U.K. newspapers, with clickable links to the Web.
The red card shown to Everton’s Jack Rodwell during last weekend’s game with Liverpool has been rescinded and the midfielder won’t have to serve a three-match suspension, the Football Association said.
Everton said it accepted an undisclosed bid from Premier League soccer champion Manchester City for midfielder Jack Rodwell.
The following is a roundup of soccer stories from U.K. newspapers, with clickable Internet links.
Manchester United has agreed in principle to sign Everton midfielder Jack Rodwell for 25 million pounds ($40 million), the Sun reported.
Manchester City rallied to beat Southampton 3-2 as it started its defense of the Premier League soccer title, denying the newly promoted Saints an upset. Chelsea defeated Wigan 2-0.