Micah Richards re-directed a header in extra time and Manchester City overcame a three-goal deficit to beat rival Chelsea 4-3 on Thursday night in the opener of a two-game U.S. tour.
Frank Lampard has been told by coach Roy Hodgson that moving to the United States could jeopardize his international prospects.
The Football Association's disciplinary body is set to open a fresh file on the English club Thursday after winger Eden Hazard was sent off for kicking a 17-year-old ball boy.
The English Football Association chairman David Bernstein said Tuesday that Ashley Cole apologized to him personally on Monday night for Cole's Twitter tirade.
The English Football Association on Monday charged Ashley Cole with misconduct for a tweet he sent Friday criticizing the FA's judgement on the John Terry racial abuse case.
Atletico Madrid president Enrique Cerezo denied Wednesday's trade rumors from London newspapers linking Colombian player Radamel Falcao to a $72.6 million Chelsea transfer.
Chelsea has asked police to investigate racist abuse directed at midfielder John Obi Mikel, while black Tottenham players were apparently taunted during a Europa League match.
Current world champions hope to avoid PKs