Angus MacKinnon

Arsenal make history

Arsenal have made English football history by wrapping up their 13th English title without losing a match and with four games to spare. A 2-2 draw with north London rivals Tottenham on Sunday secured the point the Gunners needed to put themselves beyond the reach of nearest rivals Chelsea and claim their third title in eight seasons.

Arsenal ready for test of nerve

Thierry Henry is confident Arsenal can survive a massive test of their nerve against Chelsea on Tuesday night. The Gunners go into the second leg of their Champions League quarterfinal as favourites to go through following a 1-1 draw at Stamford Bridge in the first leg.

Crisis? What crisis? asks defiant Ferguson

Sir Alex Ferguson has vowed Manchester United will bounce back from the trauma of their Champions League exit at the hands of FC Porto. Portugal midfielder Costinha's last-minute equaliser on Tuesday night ensured United's season now hinges on 90 minutes on April 4 -- when Ferguson's men will face Arsenal in the FA Cup semi-final at Villa Park.

Chelsea take charge

Chelsea stormed to the summit of the English Premiership on Sunday when a controversial penalty gave them a 1-0 victory over Manchester United at Stamford Bridge. Frank Lampard's 30th-minute spot-kick was enough to secure a crucial victory for Chelsea. Previous leaders Arsenal were held to a 0-0 draw by Fulham.

Kewell keeps his head for Liverpool

A rare headed goal from Harry Kewell fired Liverpool into the third round of the Uefa Cup and left Steaua Bucharest cursing their luck in Liverpool on Thursday. The Australian winger's 49th-minute strike was enough to secure a 1-0 victory that sent Gerard Houllier's side through 2-1 on aggregate.

SA thumped by Scotland

South African rugby is facing its biggest crisis since the country's emergence from apartheid-imposed isolation.

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