Soccer-Watford can carry good form into Spurs game – Watson

Watford are looking to continue their impressive run of form heading into Monday’s Premier League clash against fourth-placed Tottenham Hotspur, midfielder Ben Watson has said. Saturday’s 2-2 draw against champions Chelsea helped Watford consolidate seventh place in the Premier League table. The Hornets have now gone five league games without defeat, collecting 13 points out ...

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Soccer-Gunners must forget Boxing Day defeat and respond – Cech

Arsenal must put the disappointment of their humiliating 4-0 Premier League loss to Southampton behind them, goalkeeper Petr Cech has said, adding that Monday’s clash with Bournemouth was a perfect opportunity to respond quickly. Arsene Wenger’s men missed a chance to go top on Saturday after leaders Leicester City, two points above the Gunners, had lost to Liverpool. The St ...

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Former El Salvador soccer player shot to death

SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador (AP) — Authorities in El Salvador say gunmen shot and killed former national soccer team player Alfredo Alberto Pacheco at a gasoline station in a municipality west of the country's capital. El Salvador's Attorney General's Office and its National Police said unidentified assailants aboard a vehicle approached Pacheco and some of his friends in the city ...

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