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.
Chelsea advanced to the Europa League soccer semifinals after losing 3-2 at Rubin Kazan, as Tottenham was ousted in a penalty shootout and Newcastle exited following a draw.
Manchester City beat Tottenham 2-1 to go second in soccer’s Premier League as Chelsea was held to a 1-1 tie by Liverpool. Chelsea’s John Terry scored, then left the field injured on his return from a ban for racial abuse.
England soccer coach Fabio Capello dropped Theo Walcott, Darren Bent and Adam Johnson from his squad to go to soccer’s World Cup, Sky Sports said, citing unidentified sources.
Arsenal beat Birmingham 2-1 to end a three-match winless run in English soccer’s Premier League, while West Brom rallied from two-goals down to tie 2-2 at Manchester United.
Arsenal beat Birmingham 2-1 to move into second place in English soccer’s Premier League behind Chelsea, which tied 0-0 against Aston Villa.
England soccer coach Fabio Capello dropped Theo Walcott, Darren Bent and Adam Johnson from his squad to go to soccer’s World Cup, the Football Association said on its website .
Tottenham and Manchester City won in English soccer’s Premier League, leaving each in control of its destiny in qualifying for the Champions League with two games remaining.
Goalkeeper Joe Hart was the star as his Manchester City side tied Tottenham 0-0 in the season- opening game in English soccer’s Premier League.
West Bromwich Albion defeated Everton 2-0 to stay unbeaten in English soccer’s Premier League, as Tottenham remained winless after a 1-1 tie with Norwich.