English Soccer

Southgate forced England to face up to Iceland debacle

Southgate forced England to face up to Iceland debacle

Published 10/07/2018

REPINO, Russia (Reuters) - There has been a relentless positivity and forward-looking tenor to England’s approach to this World Cup but before the adventure in [more…]

Soccer: Sane misses out, Neuer makes Germany World Cup squad

Soccer: Sane misses out, Neuer makes Germany World Cup squad

Published 04/06/2018

(Reuters) - Attacking midfielder Leroy Sane was a surprise omission from Joachim Loew’s final Germany squad for the World Cup finals on Monday as goalkeeper [more…]

Wenger cautious of ‘crazy challenge’ as he ponders future

Wenger cautious of ‘crazy challenge’ as he ponders future

Published 04/06/2018

(Reuters) - Former Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger is eager to coach again but remains wary of committing to a “crazy challenge” as he plans to [more…]

Arsenal mark Wenger’s final home game with 5-0 thrashing of Burnley

Arsenal mark Wenger’s final home game with 5-0 thrashing of Burnley

Published 06/05/2018

LONDON, (Reuters) - - Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger signed off in style as they thrashed Burnley 5-0 in his last Premier League home game on [more…]

‘I can shout at the manager!’ says Wenger as he contemplates life…

‘I can shout at the manager!’ says Wenger as he contemplates life…

Published 06/05/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - Arsene Wenger suggested on Sunday that once relieved of his duties as Arsenal manager in a week’s time he could think about [more…]

Chelsea close on top four with win over Liverpool

Chelsea close on top four with win over Liverpool

Published 06/05/2018

LONDON, England, (Reuters) - - Chelsea moved within two points of fourth-placed Tottenham Hotspur in the Premier League after a 1-0 victory over Liverpool thanks [more…]

Manchester City confirmed as champions as rivals United lose

Manchester City confirmed as champions as rivals United lose

Published 15/04/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - A week later than they would have preferred Manchester City were crowned Premier League champions on Sunday as second-placed Manchester United suffered [more…]

Boxing: Joshua to face Takam in title defense after Pulev withdraws

Boxing: Joshua to face Takam in title defense after Pulev withdraws

Published 17/10/2017

Heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua will defend his IBF world title against Carlos Takam after Bulgaria's Kubrat Pulev withdrew due to a shoulder injury. [more…]

Sharapova looks to back up big win in battle with Babos

Sharapova looks to back up big win in battle with Babos

Published 30/08/2017

Fresh off a thrilling victory in front of a sold-out crowd at Arthur Ashe Stadium on Monday, former world number one Maria Sharapova will look to prove that she has the stamina to back it up when she battles Timea Babos at the U.S. Open on Wednesday. [more…]

Federer survives Tiafoe scare to advance

Federer survives Tiafoe scare to advance

Published 30/08/2017

World number three Roger Federer survived a first-round scare from Frances Tiafoe before grinding out a 4-6 6-2 6-1 1-6 6-4 victory over the American teenager in front of a raucous crowd at the U.S. Open on Tuesday. [more…]