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Spurs sink Reds to take control of race for Europe

Posted Monday, May 16, 2011 by YAHOO Sport

LIVERPOOL (AFP) - Tottenham are within touching distance of qualifying for the Europa League after moving above Liverpool with a 2-0 win at Anfield on Sunday. It was meant to be a day of celebration for the Reds after Kenny Dalglish on Thursday signed a new three-year deal to become permanent manager of Liverpool for the second time. But Tottenham didn't read the script with goals in either ha...Full Story »

Lens relegated after draw at Monaco

Posted Monday, May 16, 2011 by YAHOO Sport

PARIS (AFP) - Lens were relegated from France's top division on Sunday, two games before the end of the season, after a 1-1 draw at Monaco and victories for two of their relegation rivals. Monaco took a 14th-minute lead through Cameroon striker Benjamin Moukandjo, who dispatched a beautifully measured left-wing centre from Chris Malonga with a deft half-volley. Teenage defender Raphael Varane,...Full Story »

West Ham relegated from Premier League

Posted Monday, May 16, 2011 by YAHOO Sport

WIGAN (AFP) - West Ham United were relegated from the Premier League at the DW Stadium here on Sunday as they squandered a two-goal lead to allow Wigan Athletic to pull off an incredible 3-2 victory. Avram Grant's side needed a victory if they were to stand any mathematical chance of avoiding the drop and looked to be on their way to attaining it thanks to two Demba Ba headers in the first half...Full Story »

Birmingham deep in trouble after Fulham defeat

Posted Monday, May 16, 2011 by YAHOO Sport

BIRMINGHAM (AFP) - Birmingham's bid to avoid relegation from the Premier League will go down to the final day of the season after Brede Hangeland's double gave Fulham a 2-0 win at St Andrew's on Sunday. Alex McLeish's side produced a woeful display in their last home game of the season and remain above the bottom three only on goal difference heading into next Sunday's match at Tottenham. The ...Full Story »

Wigan Athletic 3 : 2 West Ham United - N'Zogbia deals Hammer blow

Posted Monday, May 16, 2011 by PA

West Ham's relegation from the Barclays Premier League was confirmed after they threw away a two-goal lead at Wigan, who ensured their own survival battle goes to the last day of the season thanks to Charles N'Zogbia's stoppage-time winner. The Hammers needed a victory at the DW Stadium to stand any chance of beating the drop and were 2-0 up at half-time courtesy of Demba Ba's headers on 12 and...Full Story »

Arsenal 1 : 2 Aston Villa - Bent sees off Gunners

Posted Monday, May 16, 2011 by PA

Arsenal's frustrating end to the season continued as Aston Villa ran out 2-1 winners at Emirates Stadium after an early brace from Darren Bent. The Gunners are now in real danger of seeing FA Cup winners Manchester City, who have a match in hand, overtake them in the race for automatic Champions League qualification after a third defeat in four games. Bent struck twice inside the opening 15 mi...Full Story »

Liverpool 0 : 2 Tottenham Hotspur - Spurs ride luck to leapfrog Reds

Posted Monday, May 16, 2011 by PA

Tottenham seized the advantage in the race for the final Europa League spot as Liverpool's first match since the appointment of Kenny Dalglish as permanent manager ended in a 2-0 defeat. But referee Howard Webb could have been accused of having a helping hand in deciding the outcome with a series of questionable decisions which culminated in the award of a very favourable penalty for the visito...Full Story »

Chelsea set for second place, West Ham down

Posted Monday, May 16, 2011 by YAHOO Sport

LONDON, May 15 (Reuters) - Chelsea effectively secured the Premier League runners-up spot after they drew 2-2 at home with Newcastle United while third-placed Arsenal lost 2-1 to Aston Villa at the Emirates on Sunday. West Ham United became the first team to be relegated after losing 3-2 at fellow strugglers Wigan Athletic, who seized a lifeline going into the finale of the season next weekend....Full Story »

Catania 2-1 Roma: Vincenzo Montella's side fail to qualify for Champions League

Posted Monday, May 16, 2011 by YAHOO Sport

Roma’s hopes of Champions League qualification has ended after a deserved 2-1 defeat at the Angelo Massimino in Sicily. Simone Loria gave his side the lead after just 15 minutes, but goals from Gustavo Bergessio and Alejandro Gomez late in the second-half consigned the visitors to a crushing loss. The match began in free-flowing fashion, with both sides jostling for possession in the...Full Story »

Birmingham 0 : 2 Fulham - Blues' fate going to wire

Posted Monday, May 16, 2011 by PA

Birmingham are facing a last-day battle for Barclays Premier League survival after Brede Hangeland's brace helped Fulham triumph 2-0 at St. Andrew's. The Carling Cup holders, lacking several key players through injury and suspension, produced their worst performance of the season to leave their top-flight status on a knife edge. City are now level on points with Blackpool and Wigan, in 18th an...Full Story »

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