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News headlines concerning UK soccer.

VIDEO: Match of the Day 2 10 Mar 2013 at 8:43am
Mark Chapman introduces highlights from the day's two Premier League fixtures.

Title a reward for risk - Mourinho 4 hours ago
Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho says the Premier League title is his reward for the risk he took in returning to Stamford Bridge.

Pellegrini: City won PL with style 1 hour ago
Manuel Pellegrini says Chelsea won the league without the attacking flair or goals of his Manchester City side a year ago.

Van Persie taken off penalty duties 22 minutes ago
Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal strips Robin van Persie of penalty duties after his miss against West Brom.

Williamson denies 'deliberate' red 9 hours ago
Newcastle United defender Mike Williamson denies getting sent off deliberately during Saturday's defeat at Leicester.

Milton Keynes Dons 5-1 Yeovil Town 5 hours ago
MK Dons are promoted to the Championship with victory over relegated Yeovil Town, as rivals Preston lose at Colchester.

Tottenham Hotspur 0-1 Manchester City 4 hours ago
Sergio Aguero effectively secures Manchester City a Champions League place while denting Spurs' top-four hopes.

Chelsea 1-0 Crystal Palace 3 hours ago
Chelsea secure their fourth Premier League title as Eden Hazard's first-half penalty rebound defeats Crystal Palace.

Colchester United 1-0 Preston North End 5 hours ago
Preston miss out on automatic promotion as they suffer a narrow loss to Colchester, who clinch League One survival.

Bristol City 8-2 Walsall 5 hours ago
Champions Bristol City thrash Walsall, prior to being presented with the League One trophy at Ashton Gate.

Gillingham 3-1 Notts County 7 hours ago
Notts County are relegated to League Two after losing to three late goals at Gillingham.

Crawley Town 1-2 Coventry City 7 hours ago
Coventry City win to preserve their League One place and relegate Crawley Town to League Two.

Swindon Town 2-2 Leyton Orient 7 hours ago
Leyton Orient's final-day draw at play-off contenders Swindon counts for nothing as they are relegated to League Two.

Johansen named player of the year 2 hours ago
Celtic midfielder Stefan Johansen wins the Scottish Professional Footballers' Association player of the year award.

Hughes named manager of the season 2 hours ago
John Hughes wins PFA Scotland manager of the year after guiding Inverness to currently third and the Scottish Cup final.

McCarthy takes over at Wolves (Mon Jul 24th, 2006)
Former Sunderland and Ireland coach Mick McCarthy has been named as manager of Wolverhampton Wanderers on a 12-month rolling contract, the second division club said on Friday.

Chelsea's Cech confident of recovery for season's start (Thu Jul 13th, 2006)
Chelsea goalkeeper Petr Cech says he is confident of recovering from shoulder surgery in time for the start of the English Premiership champions' title defence in August.

Chelsea to complain to FIFA over Real Madrid approach (Thu Jul 6th, 2006)
Premier league champions Chelsea are asking FIFA to investigate what they describe as an illegal approach by Real Madrid for their Dutch winger Arjen Robben.

Ferdinand ashamed after England exit (Thu Jul 6th, 2006)
England centre-back Rio Ferdinand said he was embarrassed to go out in public following his country's quarter-final exit in a penalty shootout against Portugal.

Aston Villa confirm Hamburg approach for Baros (Thu Jul 6th, 2006)
Germany's Hamburg SV have made a preliminary approach to Aston Villa for Czech striker Milan Baros, the Premier League club said on Wednesday.

Rooney gets FA backing (Thu Jul 6th, 2006)
England striker Wayne Rooney's plea of innocence over his red card will be backed by the Football Association.

Penalty flops were too tired says Crouch (Thu Jul 6th, 2006)
England's abysmal penalty shooting in the World Cup loss to Portugal was due to the players being exhausted playing a man down after the 62nd minute expulsion of Wayne Rooney, according to striker Peter Crouch.

Mostly quiet night for dejected England fans in Gelsenkirchen (Sat Jul 1st, 2006)
A handful of "drunk people" were arrested Saturday night in the aftermath of England's loss to Portugal -- nothing close to the clashes police had feared -- and authorities compared it to nights when the local club team plays.

Eriksson says England defeat hurts (Sat Jul 1st, 2006)
England coach Sven-Goran Eriksson said defeat to Portugal in a World Cup penalty shootout on Saturday was unfair and a painful end to his stint in the job.

Rooney's red card and penalty misses cost England (Sat Jul 1st, 2006)
Sad England coach Sven-Goran Eriksson blamed Wayne Rooney's red card and poor penalty-taking for their World Cup quarter-final exit by Portugal on Saturday.

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