Rooney lifts United to first CWC title

Soccer | CLUB WORLD CUP Dec 22, 2008

Rooney lifts United to first CWC title

by Andrew McKirdy

YOKOHAMA — Manchester United overcame a second-half red card for Nemanja Vidic to win the Club World Cup with a 1-0 victory over LDU Quito on Sunday. Inspired goalkeeping from Jose Cevallos kept the Ecuadoreans in the game as United took the first-half attacking initiative, ...

Soccer | CLUB WORLD CUP Dec 14, 2008

Pachuca downs Al Ahly in thriller

by Gus Fielding

Christian Gimenez struck a superb double as Mexico's Pachuca staged an epic comeback to beat African champion Al Ahly of Egypt 4-2 in extra time and advance to the semifinals of the Club World Cup on Saturday. Pachuca trailed 2-0 in the first half after ...