Olympiakos Piraeus may never have a better chance to overcome their Manchester United hoodoo than in Tuesday's first leg of their last-16 Champions League tie. Yet a rejuvenated United served the runaway Greek league leaders a warning of improving form in their 2-0 win at CrystalPalace in the Premier League on Saturday. The Greek champions, who have reached this stage of the competition for the first time in four years, will have to make a piece of history if they are to overcome United after ... Rediff.com, 2 weeks ago
Wayne Rooney proved he was worth his weight in gold to Manchester United with a man of the match performance in a 2-0 win at CrystalPalace in the Premier League on Saturday. - EPL PHOTOS: Chelsea scrape past Everton; Wins for Arsenal, United Twenty-four hours after signing a new four-year contract that media reports said was worth 300,000 pounds a week, the England forward repaid the faith of manager David Moyes with a stunning volley in the 68th minute. Rooney's strike came six minutes ...Rediff.com, 2 weeks ago
John Terry grabbed a stoppage-time winner as leaders Chelsea showed their Premier League title mettle by snatching a 1-0 victory over Everton on Saturday having looked set to suffer another damaging blow. The Chelsea captain strained every sinew to get a faint touch to a Frank Lampard free kick in the 93rd minute and keep his team a point clear of Arsenal, who thrashed Sunderland 4-1, and three ahead of ManchesterCity who beat StokeCity 1-0. Olivier Giroud netted twice for Arsenal while Yaya ...Rediff.com, 2 weeks ago
Arsenal midfielder Aaron Ramsey has suffered a setback in his recovery from a thigh injury, manager Arsene Wenger said on Tuesday. - EPL PHOTOS: Arsenal drop points; Reds hammer Everton in derby "Aaron Ramsey is out for longer than we expected because he had a little setback in training yesterday (Monday). So I couldn't bring him here," Wenger was quoted as saying on the club's website (www.arsenal.com). "It's the same muscle he did a bit again so we have to be cautious this time.Rediff.com, 1 month ago
LONDON : Arsenal stayed top of the Premier League after scoring two late goals in a 2-0 win against Cardiff while other title contenders also started the year with victories on Wednesday. Nicklas Bendtner and Theo Walcott scored Arsenal´s goals ...The News Tribe, 2 months ago
Two months after dropping him following a string of mistakes, Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini on Friday hailed goalkeeper Joe Hart as "the best in England". England first choice Hart, 26, played his first Premier League game in nearly two months in the 4-2 win at Fulham on December 21 and produced several outstanding saves on Thursday when City beat Liverpool 2-1 at the Etihad Stadium. "He has worked very hard in the last month and a half," Pellegrini told the City website. "He is the ...Rediff.com, 2 months ago
Jose Mourinho has won a trophy every season of his top flight career and finds it "unacceptable" to contemplate finishing his comeback season with Chelsea empty handed. -Peralta, Morgan selected CONCACAF Players of the Year -Mourinho to hang on to Luiz in January The 50-year-old Portuguese judged last season with Real Madrid, when his stellar side walked away with only the Spanish Super Cup, to be his worst. He is anxious not to avoid a repetition. "It's not acceptable," he told reporters after ...Rediff.com, 2 months ago
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