Monaco storms past Manchester City

Mar 16, 2017

Monaco storms past Manchester City

Midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko’s thumping header sent Monaco through to the Champions League quarterfinals as the home side beat Manchester City 3-1 on Wednesday to progress on the away goals rule in another pulsating match between two attack-minded sides. City fought back from 2-0 down ...

Arsenal ousts Lincoln from F.A. Cup

Mar 12, 2017

Arsenal ousts Lincoln from F.A. Cup

When Arsene Wenger named a full-strength lineup to face Lincoln City, any hopes the fifth-tier side had of competing with Arsenal should have been extinguished. But the first non-league side to reach the F.A. Cup quarterfinals for 103 years defied the odds again, making ...

Kane hits double as Tottenham keeps faint title hopes alive

Mar 6, 2017

Kane hits double as Tottenham keeps faint title hopes alive

Whether scoring from distance or performing an intricate goal celebration, Harry Kane makes it look easy. No other player has been as consistently lethal in front of goal in England over the last three years. The Tottenham forward supplemented his repertoire of goals with ...

Luis Enrique quitting as Barcelona coach at end of season

Mar 2, 2017

Luis Enrique quitting as Barcelona coach at end of season

The Luis Enrique era at Barcelona will end this season. The coach said Wednesday he will leave the Spanish champions to get some rest after three years in charge. He made the surprise announcement following the team’s 6-1 win over Sporting Gijon in the ...

Rooney's record-setting strike salvages point for United

Jan 22, 2017

Rooney's record-setting strike salvages point for United

Deep into stoppage time with Manchester United facing defeat, Wayne Rooney bent a free kick high over the defense and into the Stoke goal. A point was salvaged for United but the moment carried a far greater significance. It was Rooney’s 250th goal for ...

City loses big; United earns draw

Jan 16, 2017

City loses big; United earns draw

Pep Guardiola suffered the largest league defeat of his managerial career as Manchester City was thrashed 4-0 by Everton, while across town Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s late equalizer gave Manchester United a 1-1 draw with Liverpool on Sunday. Goals from Romelu Lukaku and Kevin Mirallas put ...

Manchester City whips West Ham in F.A. Cup match

Jan 7, 2017

Manchester City whips West Ham in F.A. Cup match

Manchester City swept aside West Ham 5-0 to reach the fourth round of the F.A. Cup on Friday, bringing an upbeat end to a testing week for coach Pep Guardiola. Midfielder Yaya Toure’s penalty, Norwegian defender Havard Nordtveit’s own goal and a strike from ...