Tag : Premier League

Soccer-Chelsea thrash Spurs as Greaves death overshadows action

By Martyn Herman LONDON (Reuters) - Chelsea and Manchester United maintained their unbeaten starts to the Premier League season on Sunday as English football mourned the passing of goalscoring great Jimmy Greaves. Chelsea, the club with whom Greaves began his career, won 3-0 at Tottenham Hotspur, for whom the forward netted a club record 266 goal...

Soccer-Struggling Leipzig rescue draw at Cologne with second-half equaliser

COLOGNE, Germany (Reuters) - Amadou Haidara's second-half goal rescued a 1-1 draw for RB Leipzig at Cologne on Saturday, helping the side avoid their third straight league defeat although they remain stuck in the lower half of the Bundesliga table. Following an exciting first half where both teams hit the woodwork, Anthony Modeste put the hosts i...