Tottenham beat Fulham 3-1 yesterday to extend its unbeaten run in English soccer’s Premier League to eight matches.
Wolverhampton Wanderers beat last- place Wigan Athletic 3-1 today to climb five points clear of the relegation positions in English soccer’s Premier League.
Manchester City won 5-2 at Wolverhampton Wanderers to reach the quarterfinals of English soccer’s Carling Cup, while Chelsea beat Everton 2-1 after extra time.
Wolverhampton scored twice in the final six minutes to tie Swansea 2-2 and end a five-match losing run in English soccer’s Premier League.
Newcastle defeated Wigan 1-0 to maintain its unbeaten start to the season in English soccer’s Premier League.
Wolverhampton Wanderers remain bottom in English soccer’s Premier League after an injury-time goal from West Bromwich Albion’s Carlos Vela in a 1-1 tie at the Hawthorns.
Blackpool manager Ian Holloway called his team’s relegation from the Premier League “devastating” following a final-day loss that sent the Tangerines down only a year after winning promotion.
Javier Hernandez scored two goals as Manchester United beat Wigan 4-0 to extend its lead over Arsenal at the top of English soccer’s Premier League.
The following is a roundup of soccer stories from U.K. newspapers, with clickable links to the Web.
Chelsea beat Portsmouth 1-0 in the F.A. Cup final to complete a double of English soccer trophies for the first time in its history.