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  • Spain gambles on Costa in 23-man World Cup squad

    World Cup holder Spain included Diego Costa in its 23-man squad for Brazil despite lingering worries over a leg injury to the striker.


  • Spain delays decision on World Cup forwards

    Fernando Torres, David Villa, Alvaro Negredo and Fernando Llorente all were included on Spain's preliminary 30-man World Cup roster, leaving coach Vicente del Bosque with some difficult decisions to make when the defending champions trim to a final 23.


  • West Bromwich Albion's Saido Berahino, second left, celebrates scoring against West Ham United with his teammates during their English Premier League soccer match at The Hawthorns, West Bromwich, England, Saturday, April 26, 2014. (AP Photo/Barrington Coombs, PA Wire)   UNITED KINGDOM OUT   -   NO SALES   -   NO ARCHIVES

    Ryan Giggs begins Man United job with easy win

    After a sleepless night before his managerial debut, Ryan Giggs saw his Manchester United team reawaken Old Trafford with a comfortable victory over Norwich on Saturday to end a tumultuous week that started with David Moyes' dismissal.


  • Manchester United's Wayne Rooney, centre, celebrates after scoring a penalty past Norwich City's goalkeeper John Ruddy, right, during their English Premier League soccer match at Old Trafford Stadium, Manchester, England, Saturday April 26, 2014. (AP Photo/Jon Super)

    Man United beats Norwich 4-0 as Giggs takes charge

    Wayne Rooney and Juan Mata scored twice to ensure Ryan Giggs' spell as interim Manchester United manager began with a comfortable 4-0 victory against a mediocre Norwich side in the English Premier League on Saturday.


  • Manchester United's Juan Mata, right, celebrates his goal with his teammates during their English Premier League soccer match against Newcastle United at St James' Park, Newcastle, England, Saturday, April 5, 2014. (AP Photo/Scott Heppell)

    Man United routs Newcastle 4-0 in Premier League

    Juan Mata inspired Manchester United to a 4-0 victory at Newcastle on Saturday, securing a 10th away win in the Premier League that belies the champions' poor home form.


  • Manchester City's Yaya Toure, right, celebrates with teammate Jesus Navas after scoring from the penalty spot against Southampton during the English Premier League soccer match between Manchester City and Southampton at The Etihad Stadium, Manchester, England, Saturday, April  5, 2014.  (AP Photo/Rui Vieira)

    Chelsea, Man City maintain title push with wins

    Chelsea and Manchester City both earned routine victories on Saturday to leave the destination of the Premier League trophy as unclear as before.


  • Manchester United's Wayne Rooney scores a penalty against Aston Villa, during their English Premier League soccer match at Old Trafford Stadium, Manchester, England, Saturday March 29, 2014. (AP Photo/Jon Super)

    Rooney double powers United to 4-1 win over Villa

    Wayne Rooney scored twice as Manchester United came from behind to beat Aston Villa 4-1 in the Premier League on Saturday as fans came out in support of struggling manager David Moyes at Old Trafford.


  • Stoke's Charlie Adam, centre, celebrates with teammates and manager Mark Hughes, left, after scoring his second goal against Manchester United during their English Premier League soccer match at the Britannia Stadium, Stoke, England, Saturday Feb. 1, 2014. (AP Photo/Jon Super)

    Man United's optimism punctured by defeat at Stoke

    Manchester United slumped to a 2-1 loss at relegation-threatened Stoke in the Premier League on Saturday to puncture the optimism generated by Juan Mata's arrival and leave the reigning champions with a huge task to finish in the Champions League positions.


  • Manchester United's Juan Mata, right, keeps the ball from Cardiff City's Peter Whittingham during their English Premier League soccer match at Old Trafford Stadium, Manchester, England, Tuesday Jan. 28, 2014. (AP Photo/Jon Super)

    Mata helps United to 2-0 win over Cardiff

    With record signing Juan Mata slotting seamlessly into the team and fit-again Robin van Persie back to scoring again, a return to the good times could be just around the corner for Manchester United.


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