Chelsea, Benfica and Fenerbahce won at home to take two-goal leads into the return matches of their Europa League soccer quarterfinals, while Tottenham rallied for a 2-2 draw with Basel.
The following is a roundup of soccer stories from U.K. newspapers with clickable Internet links.
The following is a roundup of soccer stories from U.K. newspapers, with clickable links to the Web.
Boeing Co. will begin offering its single-aisle 737 Max as a private jet and expects the new plane’s longer range to help capture more wealthy customers.
BP Plc’s head oil analyst for Asia, Giovanni Serio, plans to join Noble Group Ltd. in Singapore, four people with knowledge of the matter said.
Newcastle and Sunderland both won 2-1 to secure their places in English soccer’s Premier League for next season.
Chelsea coach Carlo Ancelotti called for “character” from his team after the defending champion’s winless run in the Premier League was extended to three matches.
The following is a roundup of soccer stories from U.K. newspapers, with links to the Web.
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger said he can see his team growing in confidence after a 2-1 victory against Sunderland which lifts the Gunners into the top half of soccer’s Premier League.
"I think it was a penalty, I made contact and I'm disappointed with that."
- Steven Taylor on Oct 16, 2011