Articles by Robert Millward



Resilient Germany Beats Turkey at Its Own Game

  • 27 June 08
  • The Associated Press
A power outage took out TV pictures being beamed around the world, Vienna's main fan zone was evacuated because of a spectacular thunderstorm, two players had their bloodied heads stitched, and a pro-Tibet demonstrator ran onto the field.

Ferguson To Phase Out Old Guard

  • 23 May 08
  • The Associated Press
After his latest Champions League triumph, Alex Ferguson plans to continue building his Manchester United side and chase more titles.

Manchester United Edges Chelsea on Penalties

  • 22 May 08
  • The Associated Press
Edwin van der Sar saved the 14th penalty of the shootout Wednesday to give Manchester United a 6-5 win over Chelsea after a 1-1 draw in the first all-English Champions League final.

Jubilant Russians Edge into Euro '08

  • 23 November 07
  • The Associated Press
The powerhouse teams made it to Euro 2008 on Wednesday. All except one.

Jubilant Russians Edge into Euro '08

  • 23 November 07
  • The Associated Press
The powerhouse teams made it to Euro 2008 on Wednesday. All except one.

Shevchenko Signs, Mourinho Eyes Carlos

  • 02 June 06
  • The Associated Press
After the arrival of Michael Ballack and Andriy Shevchenko, Chelsea is reported to be chasing Brazilian star Roberto Carlos.

Boro, Zenit Eye UEFA Quarters

  • 15 March 06
  • The Associated Press
AS Roma's winning streak of 11 games is history and Luciano Spalletti's team can't afford a third loss in a row when it faces Middlesbrough for a place in the UEFA Cup quarterfinals.

Abramovich Eyes Euro Talent

  • 21 June 04
  • The Associated Press
Now that Russia has been knocked out of Euro 2004, is there still a need for Siberian billionaire Roman Abramovich to have his yacht moored off the Portuguese coast?

Latvia Sours Turkish Delight

  • 21 November 03
  • The Associated Press
Latvia ousted World Cup semifinalist Turkey to reach the European Championship for the first time on Wednesday, earning a 2-2 tie in Istanbul to triumph 3-2 overall in the playoffs.

Time for Chelsea to Win Trophies

  • 13 August 03
  • The Associated Press
Chelsea's Russian owner, Roman Abramovich, has splashed out $120 million on new players. Now he wants to see some results for his money.

Thorpe Excels as Minnows Shine

  • 06 August 02
  • The Associated Press
The 17th Commonwealth Games showed that there is plenty of life in parts of the Commonwealth.

Russia Strides Toward World Cup With 1-0 Win

  • 27 April 01
  • The Associated Press
Russia marched closer to next year's World Cup finals and severely dented Yugoslavia's chances Wednesday with a 1-0 win in Belgrade.

Germany Pips South Africa in 2006 Bid

France Stuns Italy 4-3 on Penalties

Lazutina Grabs 2nd Gold in 5 Days

Sheffield Stays Perfect With Win at Newcastle

Dress Rehearsal for Battle of Soccer Continents

Cantona's Late Goal Nets FA Cup for United

Title Hopes Fading Fast For Keegan

PSG Wins, Rapid Draws on Road

Stand-in Leads Juventus Over Real

Bordeaux Topples AC Milan From UEFA Cup

Africans Lead Way In Europe

'Boro Hosts Local Rival Newcastle

Prodigal Liverpool Returns After 6-Year Hiatus

'New Cantona' Needs to Produce for Man United

Ajax Struggling After 50-Win String Snapped

Tests of Temper Near For 'Saint' Cantona

Tests of Temper Near For 'Saint' Cantona

Tests of Temper Near For 'Saint' Cantona