Borussia Dortmund scored twice in stoppage time to move into the Champions League soccer semifinals, while record-nine time winner Real Madrid held off a late comeback from Galatasaray to advance.
Barcelona eased into the quarterfinals of soccer’s Champions League with a 4-0 win over AC Milan, while Galatasaray beat Schalke 3-2 to advance.
The following is a roundup of soccer stories from U.K. newspapers, with clickable links to the Web.
Cameroon striker Samuel Eto’o is to leave Italian soccer club Inter Milan to move to Russian club Anzhi Makhachkala, according to the Italian team’s chief executive officer.
Manchester United has no agreement imminent to sign Inter Milan’s Wesley Sneijder, according to the English soccer champion’s manager Alex Ferguson.
Manchester City bid 34 million pounds ($55.7 million) for Inter Milan midfielder Wesley Sneijder, who has been a target for Manchester United, the Sunday Express reported.
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 Internet links.
Wesley Sneijder has been credited with the first Netherlands goal in yesterday’s 2-1 upset of Brazil in the World Cup quarterfinals, putting him in a tie for the tournament lead.
"We deserved the win."
- Wesley Sneijder on Mar 12, 2013