If every SuperLiga final is like Wednesday’s championship match at The Home Depot Center, then the new battle for the championship of North America has a very bright future. But it’s a club from Mexico that has the honor of being crowned the inaugural champion, as CF Pachuca weathered a dramatic bicycle-kick equalizer in second […]
West Ham boss Alan Curbishley has accused Bristol Rovers’ Joe Jacobson of “lashing out” at Kieron Dyer in a tackle that broke the midfielder’s leg. Dyer, 28, suffered a double fracture to his lower leg during West Ham’s 2-1 Carling Cup victory on Tuesday.
Nani drilled in his first goal for Manchester United to hand the champions a precious first win of the season and frustrate a brave Tottenham display. After Robbie Keane hit the bar for Spurs in the first minute United dominated, with Michael Carrick and Paul Scholes going close to an opener. Manchester_United_vs_Tott_.wmv
Liverpool made short work of Toulouse to book their place in the group stage of the Champions League. Peter Crouch put the Reds ahead when he stretched to meet Dirk Kuyt’s cross and Liverpool, who were inspired by Yossi Benayoun, went on to dominate.
Arsenal ensured a 10th consecutive season in the Champions League group stages as they completed a routine qualifying win over Sparta Prague. Tomas Rosicky, playing against his former club, put the tie beyond doubt on seven minutes, converting Theo Walcott’s cross with a crisp finish.