The following is a roundup of soccer stories from U.K. newspapers, with clickable Internet links.
Wigan Athletic became the first F.A. Cup winner to be relegated from English soccer’s elite division in the same season after losing 4-1 at Arsenal, which regained control of the race for a Champions League place.
Manchester City beat West Ham 2-1 to strengthen its hold on second place in English soccer’s Premier League.
Tottenham rallied for a 2-2 draw at Wigan in the English Premier League to stay in the hunt for a place in the Champions League next season.
Manchester City beat trophy-holder Chelsea 2-1 to reach the final of English soccer’s F.A. Cup against Wigan on May 11.
Manchester City stalled Manchester United’s Premier League title bid with a 2-1 win against its rival that cut the gap at the top of the standings to 12 points with seven games remaining.
Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero said he has a torn hamstring and is being treated in Italy.
Sergio Aguero scored twice in his Manchester City debut as the Blues began their bid for a first English soccer league title in 44 years with a 4-0 rout of Swansea.
Manchester City signed Atletico Madrid striker Sergio Aguero as it tries to improve on its third-place finish last season in English soccer’s Premier League.