• Manchester United's captain Wayne Rooney gets in a shot despite the challenge of Chelsea's Gary Cahill during the English Premier League soccer match between Chelsea and Manchester United at Stamford Bridge stadium in London, Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016.  (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)

    Man U seeks world class stars, not emulating Leicester plan

    LONDON (AP) — Manchester United will stick with its policy of spending heavily on world-class talent rather than trying to emulate Leicester, which has surged to the top of the Premier League with unproven players signed on the cheap.

  • Liverpool's Philippe Coutinho, centre, celebrates scoring a goal during the English FA Cup fourth round replay soccer match between West Ham United and Liverpool at the Boleyn Ground stadium in London, Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)

    Cameron cites ‘problem’ with Premier League ticket prices

    LONDON (AP) — Liverpool’s American owners apologized to fans and reversed planned rises in ticket prices on Wednesday, insisting they were not “greedy.”

  • Leicester City players including Daniel Drinkwater, left, and Leonardo Ulloa, cenre left, clelebrate afrer their 3-1 win against Manchester City in the English Premier League soccer match between Manchester City and Leicester City at the Etihad Stadium in Manchester, England, Saturday Feb. 6, 2016. (AP Photo/Jon Super)

    It’s now or never for Leicester in this odds-defying season

    LONDON (AP) — The wealth of elite clubs and financial restrictions on upstarts were thought to be locking in the established order in English soccer and suppressing ambition.

  • Chelsea's Diego Costa gets round Manchester United's goalkeeper David de Gea to score a goal during the English Premier League soccer match between Chelsea and Manchester United at Stamford Bridge stadium in London, Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016.  (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)

    Costa scores late as Chelsea holds Man United to a 1-1 draw

    LONDON (AP) — Chelsea striker Diego Costa struck in stoppage time against Manchester United to maintain his scoring streak under interim manager Guus Hiddink, ensuring a 1-1 stalemate in Sunday’s meeting of fallen Premier League powers.

  • Leicester City supporters celebrate after their side's 3-1 win in the English Premier League soccer match between Manchester City and Leicester City at the Etihad Stadium in Manchester, England, Saturday Feb. 6, 2016. (AP Photo/Jon Super)

    Leicester stuns Man City to stretch EPL lead, Spurs go 2nd

    LONDON (AP) — With a 3-1 win at Manchester City, Leicester showed why it really could be lifting the Premier League trophy for the first time in May.