Posts Tagged United Kingdom

Fan takes free kick in West Ham-Spurs game

A supporter runs onto the pitch and kicks the ball set up for a Tottenham Hotspur's free kick against West Ham United during their English Premier League soccer match at Upton Park, London, Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014. (AP Photo/Sang Tan)

LONDON (AP) — A fan ran onto the field during Saturday’s Premier League game between West Ham and Tottenham and took a free kick before being chased away by a steward.

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Van Gaal loses first game at Manchester United

Manchester United's Wayne Rooney, bottom right, scores against Swansea City during their English Premier League soccer match at Old Trafford Stadium, Manchester, England, Saturday Aug. 16, 2014. (AP Photo/Jon Super)

MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Louis van Gaal lost his first Premier League game with Manchester United on Saturday, with Swansea winning 2-1 to become the first away team since 1972 to open the season with a victory at Old Trafford.

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