Robin van Persie scored against his former team to earn newly crowned Premier League champion Manchester United a 1-1 draw at Arsenal.
Tomas Rosicky may start for the Czech Republic against Portugal in the European soccer championship’s first quarterfinal tonight as coach Michal Bilek says defense may help repeat the 1996 success, when the Czechs made the final.
AC Milan held off an Arsenal comeback to advance to the Champions League soccer quarterfinals, where the seven-time European champions will be joined by Benfica.
Blackburn upset Arsenal 1-0 to advance to the quarterfinals of soccer’s F.A. Cup, as non-League Luton Town’s run in the competition came to an end.
Paris Saint-Germain and Schalke won their groups in soccer’s Champions League, while Manchester City finished last in its pool after a winless run.
Arsenal rallied to defeat local rival Tottenham 5-2 yesterday in English soccer’s Premier League, while Ryan Giggs scored a late winner at Norwich on his 900th appearance for Manchester United.
Arsenal failed to snap its six-year trophy drought after a defensive mixup gave Birmingham a 2-1 win in the League Cup final and its first major title since 1963.
Wigan held on after scoring two early goals to secure its first win at Arsenal and pull five points clear of the relegation zone in soccer’s Premier League.
Arsenal lost 3-2 at Swansea City yesterday to suffer a second straight defeat in soccer’s Premier League. Mark Hughes started his tenure as Queens Park Rangers manager with a 1-0 loss at Newcastle.
Thomas Vermaelen scored in the fifth minute of stoppage time as Arsenal beat Newcastle 2-1 to secure its sixth come-from-behind win of the English Premier League soccer season.