Manchester United revived its Premier League title defense with a 1-0 win over leader Arsenal as Robin van Persie scored against his former team for the third straight game.
The following is a roundup of soccer stories from U.K. newspapers, with clickable Internet links.
The following is a roundup of sports stories from U.K. newspapers, with clickable links to the Web.
Daniel Sturridge scored the winning goal on his birthday as Liverpool defeated defending champion Manchester United 1-0 to move atop English soccer’s Premier League. Arsenal beat north London rival Tottenham 1-0 and Swansea won 2-0 at West Brom.
The following is a roundup of soccer stories from U.K. newspapers, with clickable links to the Web.
Manchester United retained its seven-point lead in soccer’s Premier League after a 2-1 victory over Liverpool yesterday, as second-place Manchester City won 2- 0 at 10-man Arsenal.
Alex Ferguson said Manchester United deserves a record 19th English league title after a 2-1 win against Chelsea moved his team to the cusp of the championship.
Manchester United captain Nemanja Vidic won’t return from a knee injury until late December, manager Alex Ferguson said.
Manchester United captain Nemanja Vidic will return to the squad for tomorrow’s Premier League match against Sunderland, manager Alex Ferguson said.
Manchester United defender Nemanja Vidic agreed to a “long-term” contract extension with the English Premier League club.
"There was much disappointment after the first game."
- Nemanja Vidic on Jun 18, 2010