Wolverhampton Wanderers fired manager Dean Saunders after the club was relegated to League One, the third level of English soccer. Kenny Jackett resigned at Millwall.
Mick McCarthy, former manager of the Republic of Ireland, joined Ipswich Town on a contract that runs until mid-2015, the club said.
The following is a roundup of soccer stories from U.K. newspapers, with clickable links to the Web.
Manchester United beat 10-man Wolverhampton Wanderers 5-0 to establish a four-point lead atop English soccer’s Premier League and push its opponent to last place in the standings.
Wolverhampton Wanderers fired coach Mick McCarthy a day after the English Premier League club slipped into the relegation zone following a 5-1 home defeat to West Brom.
Wolverhampton Wanderers rallied to beat Sunderland 2-1 yesterday and move four points clear of the relegation positions in English soccer’s Premier League.
Arsenal beat first-place Manchester United 1-0 today to open up the race for English soccer’s Premier League title. West Ham remains bottom after a 2-1 loss at fourth-place Manchester City.
The following is a roundup of soccer stories from U.K. newspapers, with clickable Internet links.