Featured Matches
Previous
Germany
Argentina
ESPNDeportes Sep 3, 2014 6:45 PM GMT
Game Details
Czech Republic
United States
Sep 3, 2014 6:15 PM GMT
Game Details
England
Norway
Sep 3, 2014 7:00 PM GMT
Game Details
Philadelphia Union
Toronto FC
Sep 3, 2014 11:00 PM GMT
Game Details
New England Revolution
Sporting Kansas City
Sep 3, 2014 11:30 PM GMT
Game Details
Chivas USA
Seattle Sounders FC
Sep 3, 2014 2:30 AM GMT
Game Details
Crewe Alexandra
Rochdale
0
3
FT
Game Details
Oldham Athletic
Bradford City
1
0
FT
Game Details
Accrington Stanley
Carlisle United
1
3
FT
Game Details
Barnsley
York City
2
0
FT
Game Details
Fleetwood Town
Morecambe
1
3
FT
Game Details
Notts County
Mansfield Town
2
0
FT
Game Details
Preston North End
Shrewsbury Town
1
0
FT
Game Details
Scunthorpe United
Chesterfield
2
0
FT
Game Details
AFC Wimbledon
Southend United
(3) 3
(2) 3
FT-Pens
Game Details
Cheltenham Town
Oxford United
2
0
FT
Game Details
Crawley Town
Cambridge United
2
0
FT
Game Details
Peterborough United
Leyton Orient
2
3
FT
Game Details
Stevenage
Gillingham
0
1
FT
Game Details
Wycombe Wanderers
Coventry City
0
1
FT
Game Details
Yeovil Town
Portsmouth
1
3
FT
Game Details
Ballymena
Institute
2
1
FT
Game Details
Cliftonville
Linfield
0
0
FT
Game Details
Coleraine
Crusaders
2
6
FT
Game Details
Dungannon Swifts
Warrenpoint Town
0
2
FT
Game Details
Glenavon
Ballinamallard Utd
1
0
FT
Game Details
Glentoran
Portadown
1
1
FT
Game Details
Sp. Belgrano
Huracán
1
1
FT
Game Details
Atlético Tucumán
Temperley
3
1
FT
Game Details
ABC
CR Vasco da Gama
2
1
FT
Leg 2Aggregate: 3 - 2
Game Details
Goianiense
Boa MG
0
3
FT
Game Details
Paraná Clube
Sampaio Correa-MA
0
0
FT
Game Details
Portuguesa de Desportos
Joinville
1
2
FT
Game Details
Next

Top 5: First XI costs in Premier League

Transfers 22 hours ago
Read

West Ham fan's fundraiser

The Toe Poke 10 hours ago
Read
Sep 23, 2012

Luis Suarez, Patrice Evra shake hands

Luis Suarez and Patrice Evra shook hands before an emotional meeting Sunday between rivals Liverpool and Manchester United in the Barclays Premier League.

It had been hoped the pair would make the gesture in a show of unity, as Liverpool played their first game at Anfield since the Hillsborough Independent Panel absolved Liverpool supporters of any blame in their findings on the 1989 stadium disaster, which took the lives of 96 Reds fans.

Liverpool forward Suarez refused to shake United defender Evra's hand in the league meeting between the sides at Old Trafford in February, having previously been found guilty of racially abusing Evra in the corresponding fixture at Anfield last season.

Sunday's handshakes were part of a well coordinated series of pre-match events aimed at ensuring the first Liverpool home game since that damning judgement on the Hillsborough tragedy was delivered passed off peacefully.

Both teams emerged wearing tracksuits bearing No. 96, while United legend Sir Bobby Charlton presented flowers to Liverpool counterpart Ian Rush before respective skippers Steven Gerrard and Ryan Giggs released 96 red balloons.

A mosaic was also displayed around three sides of the ground during the traditional playing of "You'll Never Walk Alone."

Although fears had been expressed about the behaviour of United's fans ahead of the game, early signs were encouraging.

While some sang anti-Liverpool songs on their way into the stadium, none made any reference to Hillsborough.

In addition, their supporters applauded when a tribute to the Hillsborough families was read out prior to kickoff.

Once the game started both sets of fans traded insults, although a refrain of "Where's your famous Munich song" from the United fans drew boos.

Earlier, Charlton had been greeted with warm applause on his arrival at the stadium, while fellow 1968 European Cup winner Paddy Crerand chatted with home supporters.

And, while Sir Alex Ferguson, Robin van Persie and Evra, who had been overlooked for the captaincy in the absence of Nemanja Vidic, were booed as they made their way off the team coach, the reaction was half-hearted.

Comments

Use a Facebook account to add a comment, subject to Facebook's Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your Facebook name, photo & other personal information you make public on Facebook will appear with your comment, and may be used on ESPN's media platforms. Learn more.