The following is a roundup of soccer stories from U.K. newspapers, with clickable links to the Web.
Jonathan Woodgate was omitted from Tottenham Hotspur’s Premier League squad, while Manchester United included midfielder Owen Hargreaves on its roster for the first half of the season.
Manchester United won’t offer a new contract to injured midfielder Owen Hargreaves, the Daily Star said.
Arsenal signed midfielders Mikel Arteta and Yossi Benayoun, along with defenders Andre Santos and Per Mertesacker before European soccer’s trade deadline. London rival Tottenham added one player and let six leave.
Liverpool’s Jamie Carragher and Tottenham’s Ledley King were recalled by England in a 30-man provisional squad for soccer’s World Cup in South Africa.
The following is a roundup of soccer stories from U.K. and Asian media, with clickable links to the Web.