[AMERICANS ABROAD] Stuart Holden could feel aggrieved that Bolton Wanderers did not leave rainy Stamford Bridge Wednesday with at least a point. The American midfielder did not get a handball call for a shot off the arm of John Terry in the first half and then watched as Florent Malouda ... Read the whole story
[WORLD CUP 2022] Qatari Mohamed bin Hammam, the president of the Asian Football Confederation and a key member of the FIFA executive committee that picked Qatar over the USA to host the 2022 World Cup, became the latest person to back moving the 2022 World Cup to the winter months ... Read the whole story
"There is no rule. We had the disadvantage that Wigan played three days
ago and we played 48 hours ago. I had to change because we play again
on Saturday and again next Wednesday and then next Saturday and we
cannot always play with the same team."
-- Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger,
who came under fire for retaining only three starters from the Gunners'
3-1 win over Chelsea on Monday for their game against lowly Wigan that
ended in a 2-2 tie and cost them a share of the English Premier League.