Belgium and the Soviet Union gave us one of the most memorable World Cup games 28 years ago, when the Red Devils rallied to win 4-3 in extra time. They play Russia in Rio de Janeiro’s Maracana stadium on June 22.
Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini won two trophies in his first season, and yesterday vowed to push for more championships after winning English soccer’s Premier League title.
Manchester City said it has appealed against the red card shown to Vincent Kompany in yesterday’s 3-2 loss against Manchester United in English soccer’s F.A. Cup.
Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany signed a new six-year contract that the Premier League soccer champion said is the longest agreement in the club’s recent history.
Manchester City regained English soccer’s Premier League title with a 2-0 win over West Ham United on the season’s final day.
Manchester United retained its seven-point lead in soccer’s Premier League after a 2-1 victory over Liverpool yesterday, as second-place Manchester City won 2- 0 at 10-man Arsenal.
Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany will miss at least four weeks with a groin injury, manager Manuel Pellegrini said on the Premier League soccer club’s website.
Wayne Rooney scored twice as Manchester United beat 10-man Manchester City 3-2 to reach the fourth round of English soccer’s F.A. Cup. Paul Scholes made a playing return for United.
Manchester City failed to win for only a second time in soccer’s Premier League this season, tying 1-1 at Liverpool to take a five-point lead in the standings.
"There's no need to look for excuses."
- Vincent Kompany on May 11, 2013