Tag Archives: Football in England

31Aug/17

Liverpool sign Oxlade-Chamberlain, the club confirms

LONDON COLNEY, NEAR LONDON, ENGLAND, UNITED KINGDOM (REUTERS) – Liverpool have completed the signing of Arsenal midfielder Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, the Merseyside club said on Thursday (August 31), for a fee reported to be around 40 million pounds sterling (around 51.5 million US dollars). Continue reading

18Dec/16

Manchester City come from behind to beat Arsenal 2-1

Arsenal hold lead until the break but City fire in two goals to seize second place in Premier League and tumble Arsenal to fourth.

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05Dec/16

Launch of support group for soccer abused

A new support group for soccer players abused as youngsters is formed by three former professionals.
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28Sep/16

Newspaper headlines react to England sacking Sam Allardyce

The British newspapers react to Sam Allardyce who was sacked as England manager having behaved “inappropriately” when seeking a lucrative sideline role while talking to undercover reporters.

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02Aug/15

Arsenal beat champions Chelsea 1-0 in England’s Community Shield

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FA Cup winners Arsenal beat champions Chelsea 1-0 in England’s Community Shield season curtain-raiser at Wembley on Sunday (August 2) to end a long wait for victory over their London rivals.

02Aug/15

Arsenal get morale-boosting 1-0 win over Chelsea

Arsene Wenger gets the better of rival Jose Mourinho as Arsenal beat Chelsea 1-0 in the challenge that opens the new season in England.
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04Jul/15

England’s Laura Bassett recalls the ‘horrendous feeling’ of injury time own goal

English defender Laura Bassett describes the realisation she had scored an injury-time own-goal to send Japan to the Women’s World Cup final as an “horrendous feeling”.

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02Jul/15

Japanese cheer as national women’s soccer team beats England to the finals

Japan beats England in women’s World Cup semi-final, setting up a title rematch with the United States.

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