Soccer-Sevilla edge out Valencia to maintain slim title hopes
SEVILLE (Reuters) - A second-half strike from Youssef En-Nesyri gave Sevilla a 1-0 home win over Valencia on Wednesday to keep alive their slim hopes in La Liga's title race.
Sevilla remain fourth in the standings after 36 games but moved on to 74 points, three behind leaders Atletico Madrid, who play at home to Real Sociedad later on Wednesday.Valencia were left 14th in the standings on 39 points.(Reporting by Richard Martin; Editing by Toby Davis)
First batch of tourists arrives in Langkawi under travel bubble
LANGKAWI: Malaysia Airlines flight MH1432, carrying the first batch of fully-vaccinated tourists from Kuala Lumpur, landed safely at Langkawi International Airport here at about 10.40am on Thursday (Sept 16).
Soccer-Man United lose to Leicester to hand title to Man CityMANCHESTER, England (Reuters) - A weakened Manchester United were beaten 2-1 at home by Leicester City on Tuesday, ending Manchester City's wait to be crowned Premier League champions.
Soccer-This was the toughest Premier League title win, says GuardiolaMANCHESTER, England (Reuters) - Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola said his third Premier League title, secured on Tuesday after a lockdown-impacted campaign, was the toughest he had won so far.
Soccer-'This title is for you': Ajax melt down league trophy for fan souvenirs(Reuters) - Ajax Amsterdam have found an ingenious way to reward their fans for putting up with missing much of a title-winning season, melting down their Eredivisie trophy to give tiny silver stars to more than 42,000 season-ticket holders.
Soccer-Fulham relegated from Premier League after loss to BurnleyLONDON (Reuters) - Fulham were relegated from the Premier League on Monday after goals from Ashley Westwood and Chris Wood gave Burnley a 2-0 win at Craven Cottage.
Soccer-Parker hurting as misfiring Fulham go downLONDON (Reuters) - Scott Parker conceded he was 'gutted' as his Fulham side were relegated from the Premier League after limping to a 2-0 defeat at home by Burnley on Monday, in a match where they once again failed to threaten in front of goal.
Soccer-Leicester defender Evans faces late fitness test for United game(Reuters) - Leicester City centre back Jonny Evans faces a late fitness test ahead of Tuesday's Premier League home game against Manchester United, manager Brendan Rodgers said.