Liverpool midfielder Lucas Leiva signed a new “long-term” contract, the Premier League soccer club said on its website.
The following is a roundup of soccer stories from U.K. newspapers, with clickable links to the Web.
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger berated the match officials after a 1-1 draw with Liverpool left his team six points behind Premier League leader Manchester United with as many games remaining.
Liverpool midfielder Lucas Leiva is set to miss the rest of the season after a scan confirmed an injury to the anterior cruciate ligament in his left knee.
Liverpool beat 10-man Arsenal 2-0 for its first away win over the Gunners in English soccer’s Premier League in over 11 years.
Atletico Madrid began the defense of its Europa League soccer title with a 1-0 loss at Aris Thessaloniki, while English clubs Liverpool and Manchester City won their group openers.
The following is a roundup of soccer stories from U.K. newspapers, with clickable links to the website.