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.
Manchester United moved another point closer to its record-extending 20th English league soccer title by rallying for a 2-2 draw at West Ham.
West Ham signed Matt Jarvis from Wolverhampton, which also sold Steven Fletcher to Sunderland as with one week to go in the soccer transfer period.
West Ham signed winger Matt Jarvis from Wolverhampton Wanderers for an undisclosed fee, the Premier League soccer club said on its website.
West Ham rallied to beat Chelsea 3-1 in English soccer’s Premier League and extend Rafael Benitez’s winless start as Blues manager.
The following is the squad England soccer manager Fabio Capello selected for the March 26 European Championship qualifier against Wales, in Cardiff, and an exhibition match against Ghana three days later at Wembley Stadium in London.
The following is a roundup of soccer stories from U.K. newspapers, with clickable links to the Web.
Manchester City and Wolves top English soccer’s Premier League after beating Bolton and Fulham today in the second round of games.
Wigan routed Newcastle 4-0 today to boost its chances of remaining in English soccer’s Premier League next season.
Chelsea defeated Bolton 3-0 to end its four-match winless run in English soccer’s Premier League, as first-place Manchester City extended its lead with a 3-0 win over Blackburn.