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  • Arsenal beats West Ham 3-1 in Premier League 
    Updated: Apr-15-14 5:53 pm
  • LONDON - Lukas Podolski scored twice as Arsenal came from a goal down to beat West Ham 3-1 in the Premier League on Tuesday and provisionally reclaim the last Champions League spot.

  • Asian fans only have eyes for European soccer 
    Updated: Apr-14-14 11:35 am
  • HANOI, Vietnam - There were so few people watching Vietnam play Hong Kong in a recent Asian Cup qualifier that turnstile staff hardly bothered checking tickets on the damp, cold Hanoi evening.

  • Asian fans only have eyes for European football 
    Updated: Apr-14-14 4:20 am
  • HANOI, Vietnam - There were so few people watching Vietnam take on Hong Kong in a recent Asian Cup qualifier that turnstile staff hardly bothered checking tickets on the damp, cold Hanoi evening.

  • Hull reaches 1st FA Cup final in 110-year history 
    Updated: Apr-13-14 3:27 pm
  • LONDON - Hull reached the FA Cup final for the first time in its 110-year history as the Premier League side twice came from behind to beat third-tier club Sheffield United 5-3 in a lively encounter on Sunday.

  • Liverpool in charge of Premier League title race 
    Updated: Apr-13-14 2:47 pm
  • LIVERPOOL, England - Liverpool took command of the captivating Premier League title race by beating Manchester City 3-2 in a match of wide-ranging emotions at Anfield, although the destiny of the trophy is also in Chelsea's hands after its win at Swansea on Sunday.

  • Arsenal beats holder Wigan to reach FA Cup final 
    Updated: Apr-12-14 4:47 pm
  • LONDON - Arsenal avoided FA Cup embarrassment against second-tier club Wigan on Saturday, coming from behind against the holder and winning a penalty shootout to reach the final where the London club will be looking to end a nine-year trophy drought.

  • 25 years on, English football recalls Hillsborough 
    Updated: Apr-12-14 1:17 pm
  • LONDON - By the Wembley pitch, 96 seats remained empty on Saturday. Just a Liverpool scarf draped over each of them: a powerful tribute to the 96 Liverpool fans who went to an FA Cup semifinal 25 years earlier but never returned home.

  • Everton goes 4th, above Arsenal, in Premier League 
    Updated: Apr-12-14 12:39 pm
  • SUNDERLAND, England - Everton moved above Arsenal and into fourth place in the Premier League after beating Sunderland 1-0 Saturday at the Stadium of Light.

  • 5 South Korea players to watch at the World Cup 
    Updated: Apr-11-14 6:08 am
  • SEOUL, South Korea - With plenty of European-based talent, South Korea has players with top-level experience and the quality to makes things happen on the field.

  • Wembley becoming 2nd home for surprising Wigan 
    Updated: Apr-09-14 2:24 pm
  • WIGAN, England - Entry signs on roads approaching the town center are adorned with the word "Believe." Paving stones in the town's busy high streets have been painted blue in the team's colors and decorated with messages of support.

  • Howard among top goalkeepers in Premier League 
    Updated: Apr-09-14 2:17 pm
  • If Tim Howard maintains the standard he's been setting in England, goalkeeping will be the least of the U.S. team's worries during the World Cup.

  • 5 Costa Rica players to watch at the World Cup 
    Updated: Apr-09-14 5:24 am
  • SAN JOSE, Costa Rica - Three of the teams in Group D are loaded with famous players, like Italy striker Mario Balotelli, England forward Wayne Rooney and Uruguay striker Luis Suarez. The odd one out is Costa Rica.

  • 5 Ivory Coast players to watch at the World Cup 
    Updated: Apr-09-14 5:13 am
  • Ivory Coast will stick with its tried and trusted veterans and only a few young players at the World Cup.

  • Bayern Munich has trouble against English clubs 
    Updated: Apr-08-14 1:06 pm
  • MUNICH - Champions League title holder Bayern Munich has not won a match since lifting the Bundesliga title with seven games to spare. That run includes the 1-1 draw at Manchester United in the first quarterfinal leg and Bayern's first Bundesliga defeat this season, a 1-0 loss at Augsburg.

  • Chelsea, Man United face uphill task in CL 
    Updated: Apr-06-14 4:30 pm
  • LONDON - Once again, English clubs look set for a premature exit in the Champions League. On Wednesday, Manchester United must beat Bayern Munich or earn a high-scoring draw following their 1-1 result at Old Trafford, and Chelsea must overcome a 3-1 deficit from the first leg to reach the semifinals at the expense of Paris Saint-Germain on Tuesday.

  • Everton thrashes Arsenal 3-0 in Premier League 
    Updated: Apr-06-14 11:18 am
  • LIVERPOOL, England - Everton continued its superb attacking form to thrash a poor Arsenal side 3-0 in the Premier League and cut its deficit to the Gunners to one point in the race for the final Champions League spot.

  • Arsenal prevents Man City going top with 1-1 draw 
    Updated: Mar-29-14 5:09 pm
  • LONDON - Arsenal prevented Manchester City from going top while keeping up its own pursuit of the title with a spirited fightback to draw 1-1 in the Premier League on Saturday.

  • Terry scores own goal, Chelsea loses 1-0 at Palace 
    Updated: Mar-29-14 1:20 pm
  • LONDON - Chelsea captain John Terry scored an own goal to gift Crystal Palace a 1-0 victory on Saturday, weakening the west London team's grip on the Premier League lead.

  • Arsenal confirms preseason game against Red Bulls 
    Updated: Mar-27-14 10:54 am
  • LONDON - Arsenal will travel to the United States after the World Cup to play a preseason friendly against the New York Red Bulls in a match that will see Thierry Henry take on his former teammates.

  • Swansea draws 2-2 at Arsenal in Premier League 
    Updated: Mar-25-14 6:47 pm
  • LONDON - Arsenal conceded an injury-time own-goal to give Swansea a 2-2 draw on Tuesday and fall further behind in the Premier League title race.

  • Both Gibbs, Oxlade-Chamberlain avoid FA ban 
    Updated: Mar-24-14 3:00 pm
  • LONDON - Arsenal has succeeded in ensuring that neither Kieran Gibbs nor Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain will be suspended following Saturday's red-card blunder at Chelsea.

  • Bayern fans banned for bad behavior, club fined 
    Updated: Mar-24-14 8:17 am
  • NYON, Switzerland - UEFA has banned Bayern Munich fans from a section of the stadium for the next Champions League game against Manchester United because of discriminatory behavior of supporters.

  • Chelsea routs Arsenal 6-0 in Wenger's 1,000th game 
    Updated: Mar-22-14 6:09 pm
  • LONDON - Chelsea handed Arsene Wenger one of his most demoralizing defeats as Arsenal manager as his 1,000th game ended in a 6-0 rout, and the referee also endured embarrassment at Stamford Bridge on Saturday.

  • Premier League ref appears to eject wrong player 
    Updated: Mar-22-14 4:49 pm
  • LONDON - In a high-profile case of mistaken identity by a Premier League referee, the wrong Arsenal player was sent off during Saturday's 6-0 loss at Chelsea - adding a farcical element to a one-sided encounter between the two title rivals.

  • Referee sends off wrong Arsenal player at Chelsea 
    Updated: Mar-22-14 3:24 pm
  • LONDON - In a high-profile case of mistaken identity by a Premier League referee, the wrong Arsenal player was sent off during Saturday's 6-0 loss at Chelsea - adding a farcical element to a one-sided encounter between the two title rivals.