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Oct 21, 2014

Superb Hazard leads Chelsea to record win

LONDON (Reuters) – Chelsea scored their biggest Champions League win when they crushed Maribor 6-0 in a one-sided Group G match on Tuesday, with Eden Hazard scoring twice and Didier Drogba and John Terry back among the goals.

Belgian midfielder Hazard played a pivotal role in a superb performance with two goals, one from the spot, as Jose Mourinho’s men stretched their unbeaten run from the start of the season to 12 matches.

Oct 21, 2014

Soccer-Superb Hazard leads Chelsea to record win

LONDON, Oct 21 (Reuters) – Chelsea scored their biggest Champions League win when they crushed Maribor 6-0 in a one-sided Group G match on Tuesday, with Eden Hazard scoring twice and Didier Drogba and John Terry back among the goals.

Belgian midfielder Hazard played a pivotal role in a superb performance with two goals, one from the spot, as Jose Mourinho’s men stretched their unbeaten run from the start of the season to 12 matches.

Oct 21, 2014

Chelsea sail on with impressive win over Maribor

LONDON (Reuters) – Chelsea crushed Maribor 6-0 in a predictably one-sided Champions League Group G match at Stamford Bridge on Tuesday that saw Jose Mourinho’s side stretch their unbeaten run from the start of the season to 12 matches.

Veterans Didier Drogba, 36, who scored a penalty, and skipper John Terry, 33, were both on the scoresheet along with Loic Remy, Eden Hazard – who scored twice, once from the spot – and an own goal.

Oct 21, 2014

Soccer-Chelsea sail on with impressive win over Maribor

LONDON, Oct 21 (Reuters) – Chelsea crushed Maribor 6-0 in a predictably one-sided Champions League Group G match at Stamford Bridge on Tuesday that saw Jose Mourinho’s side stretch their unbeaten run from the start of the season to 12 matches.

Veterans Didier Drogba, 36, who scored a penalty, and skipper John Terry, 33, were both on the scoresheet along with Loic Remy, Eden Hazard – who scored twice, once from the spot – and an own goal.

Oct 20, 2014

Liverpool and Stoke City win amid more top flight drama

LONDON (Reuters) – Liverpool scored a stunning 3-2 win over bottom side Queens Park Rangers with four goals coming in a frenzied seven-minute finale at Loftus Road as the drama continued in the Premier League on Sunday.

QPR’s Steven Caulker put the ball into his own net – Rangers’ second own goal of the game – in the 95th minute to hand Liverpool the points after home substitute Eduardo Vargas had twice equalised in the last few minutes.

Oct 20, 2014

Real seek first win over Liverpool, Totti eyes more goals

LONDON (Reuters) – Two of Europe’s greatest clubs with 15 European Cup successes between them renew their rivalry at Anfield on Wednesday with Liverpool looking to preserve their unlikely 100 percent record against Real Madrid in Europe’s elite competition.

While that match evokes past and present glory, Barcelona play Ajax Amsterdam in another Champions League match between European aristocracy with eight European Cup wins between them.

Oct 20, 2014

Soccer-Real seek first win over Liverpool, Totti eyes more goals

LONDON, Oct 20 (Reuters) – Two of Europe’s greatest clubs with 15 European Cup successes between them renew their rivalry at Anfield on Wednesday with Liverpool looking to preserve their unlikely 100 percent record against Real Madrid in Europe’s elite competition.

While that match evokes past and present glory, Barcelona play Ajax Amsterdam in another Champions League match between European aristocracy with eight European Cup wins between them.

Oct 19, 2014

Monk risks FA sanctions after accusing referee of cheating

LONDON (Reuters) – Swansea City manager Garry Monk risks punishment from the FA after accusing referee Michael Oliver and Stoke City winger Victor Moses of cheating in his team’s 2-1 Premier League defeat at the Britannia Stadium on Sunday.

Oliver awarded Stoke a penalty just before halftime when Moses went to ground after what appeared to be minimal contact from Swansea’s Angel Rangel.

Oct 19, 2014

Soccer-Monk risks FA sanctions after accusing ref of cheating

LONDON, Oct 19 (Reuters) – Swansea City manager Garry Monk risks punishment from the FA after accusing referee Michael Oliver and Stoke City winger Victor Moses of cheating in his team’s 2-1 Premier League defeat at the Britannia Stadium on Sunday.

Oliver awarded Stoke a penalty just before halftime when Moses went to ground after what appeared to be minimal contact from Swansea’s Angel Rangel.

Oct 19, 2014

Four goals in last seven minutes as Liverpool beat QPR

LONDON (Reuters) – Liverpool scored a stunning 3-2 win over Queens Park Rangers with four of the five goals coming in the last seven minutes capping an astonishing finale to their Premier League match at Loftus Road on Sunday.

Liverpool needed the help of two own goals for the win that lifted them to fifth in the table and left QPR bottom after a mesmerising finish.