On Friday, a court cleared Liverpool superstar Steven Gerrard of affray in a nightclub in northwest England last December. The England star was accused of punching 34-year-old businessman Marcus McGee in a dispute over the music being played.
The historic northeastern Newcastle football club is officially on sale for £100 million (€114 million, $158 million). The club, bought by a businessman for £135 million in 2006, was relegated to England’s second division this year.
Thanks to a 0-0 draw against Arsenal at Old Trafford, Manchester United have won their third consecutive English Premier League title. It is the eighteenth time the Reds have won the title, equaling the record set by Liverpool.
Manchester United is hosting Arsenal at Old Trafford with the opportunity of a third consecutive Premier League title in sight. Alex Fergusson's team only needs a draw against the Gunners to become champion.
Britain's Football Writers' Association awarded Steven Gerrard the player of the year title, despite dubious behaviour off the pitch that has made the headlines. The association rewarded his commitment to Liverpool's pursuit of titles.
While Manchester United took a big step toward its 18th Premier League title after a comfortable win over Manchester City (2-0), Chelsea demolished Arsenal (4-1) and ended the Reds' 21-match unbeaten league run.
Argentinian striker Carlos Tevez has said he wishes to leave Manchester United at the end of the season. The Red Devil is only on loan to Old Trafford and is a free agent at season's end with the ability to sign with a new club.
Evergreen Welshman Ryan Giggs was named as the English Professional Footballers' Association (PFA) Player of the Year for the first time. The 35-year-old Manchester United player started just 12 league games this season.
Arsenal's Andrey Arshavin (right) scored a startling four goals at Anfield to cast a shadow on Liverpool's title dreams in a thrilling 4-4 draw. The Reds are level on top with Man United, but Ferguson's men have two games in hand.