French soccer champion Paris Saint- Germain signed Newcastle United midfielder Yohan Cabaye in an effort to boost the club’s Champions League challenge and cement its position atop the domestic league.
U.S. Senate and House negotiators face a Dec. 13 deadline to reach a compromise on a proposed budget.
Newcastle United signed defender Sol Campbell to a one-year contract, the Premier League club said.
The following is a roundup of soccer stories from U.K. newspapers, with clickable Internet links.
Joe Kinnear is returning to Newcastle United as director of football on a three-year contract, the English Premier League soccer club said.
Newcastle United has extended its contract with manager Alan Pardew and his three-man strong senior coaching staff by eight years, the Premier League soccer club said on its website.
Newcastle United renamed St. James’ Park stadium the Sports Direct Arena as part of the English soccer club’s plans to sell naming rights to its home of 119 years to boost revenue.
Newcastle United signed striker Loic Remy on a season-long loan from Queens Park Rangers, the Premier League soccer club said on its website.
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.