Manchester United defeated Swansea 4-1 to give manager David Moyes a victory in his first Premier League match with the English soccer champion.
Newcastle captain Kevin Nolan will have surgery on his right ankle today and miss the final two games of the season, the Premier League club said on its website.
Liverpool won 1-0 at Bolton today to climb out of the relegation positions in English soccer’s Premier League. Newcastle defeated 10-man Sunderland 5-1.
Liverpool manager Roy Hodgson hailed a “famous victory” at Bolton yesterday that lifted the Reds out of the relegation positions in soccer’s Premier League.
Manchester City beat Tottenham 2-1 to go second in soccer’s Premier League as Chelsea was held to a 1-1 tie by Liverpool. Chelsea’s John Terry scored, then left the field injured on his return from a ban for racial abuse.
Alex Ferguson criticized his Manchester United team for giving away “silly points” after Fulham snatched a 2-2 English Premier League draw with a last- minute goal from Brede Hangeland.
Reading and Queens Park Rangers moved to the verge of relegation from English soccer’s Premier League today as Arsenal moved back into third place.
The following is a roundup of soccer stories from U.K. newspapers, with clickable links to the Web.
Manchester City defeated West Ham 3-1 to pull even on points with Arsenal at the top of the standings in English soccer’s Premier League.
Andy Carroll got three goals as Newcastle had a 6-0 home win over Aston Villa in English soccer’s Premier League today.
"It is a great result after going 1- 0 down and these lads, they make it tough for you."
- Kevin Nolan on Nov 19, 2012