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.
West Ham signed winger Matt Jarvis from Wolverhampton Wanderers for an undisclosed fee, the Premier League soccer club said on its website.
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.
Manchester City and Wolves top English soccer’s Premier League after beating Bolton and Fulham today in the second round of games.
The following is a roundup of soccer stories from U.K. newspapers, with clickable links to the Web.
Manchester City beat Fulham 3-0 to take sole possession of first place in English soccer’s Premier League, while Arsenal and Wolverhampton ended winless runs.
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.
Arsenal beat Birmingham 2-1 to move into second place in English soccer’s Premier League behind Chelsea, which tied 0-0 against Aston Villa.
Manchester City beat Leicester 4-2 and Wolverhampton defeated Doncaster 5-0 to advance to the fourth round of English soccer’s F.A. Cup.
Ten-man Manchester United beat Bolton 1-0 to extend its lead in English soccer’s Premier League over Arsenal, which rallied to tie West Brom 2-2.