The following is a roundup of soccer stories from U.K. newspapers, with clickable Internet links.
Chelsea boosted its chances of a top- four finish in soccer’s Premier League with a 1-0 win at champion Manchester United. Liverpool and Everton drew 0-0 in the Merseyside derby.
Liverpool defender Jamie Carragher will retire after the season, ending a career that saw him make the second-most appearances for the Premier League soccer club.
Fabio Capello ’s powers of persuasion tempted Liverpool defender Jamie Carragher out of international retirement for England’s World Cup campaign. Manchester United midfielder Paul Scholes proved more elusive.
Liverpool’s Jamie Carragher and Tottenham’s Ledley King were recalled by England in a 30-man provisional squad for soccer’s World Cup in South Africa.
The following is a roundup of soccer stories from U.K. newspapers, with clickable links to the Web.
"I'm slightly disappointed."
- Jamie Carragher on May 05, 2013