Stars turn out for swansong of Louis Vuitton designer 2018-01-18T21:06:11Z 2018-01-18T16:44:21Z 2018-01-18T21:06:09Z The celebrity allure of Paris Fashion Week menswear shows was at its height as the notables from the worlds of sports, film and fashion attended the Louis Vuitton swansong show for designer Kim Jones. Nationalists allowed to join German parliament's soccer team 2018-01-17T21:37:10Z 2018-01-17T21:33:53Z 2018-01-17T21:37:09Z A soccer team of German lawmakers has agreed to let several recently elected members of a nationalist party join its squad.
Column: A World Cup fix & flaws in referee integrity checks 2018-01-16T23:36:10Z 2018-01-16T15:53:53Z 2018-01-16T23:36:10Z FIFA ordered a World Cup qualifier to be replayed after establishing goals were scored as a result of crooked refereeing.
Man United beats Stoke 3-0, reduces City's lead to 12 points 2018-01-15T23:15:46Z 2018-01-15T22:03:38Z 2018-01-15T23:15:43Z Manchester United has taken a chunk out of Manchester City's large lead in the English Premier League by beating relegation-threatened Stoke 3-0 in a one-sided match featuring spectacular goals by Antonio Valencia and Anthony Martial.
Penn State is growing into 'Hockey Valley' 2018-01-15T22:25:35Z 2018-01-15T08:25:34Z 2018-01-15T22:25:33Z After creating Division I men's and women's programs, Penn State is becoming 'Hockey Valley'.
Expletives dot the weekend TV comedy, sports landscape 2018-01-15T20:54:55Z 2018-01-15T01:22:43Z 2018-01-15T20:54:51Z Expletives dotted the weekend television landscape, on "Saturday Night Live" and in a post-soccer match interview.
4 years on in Sochi, cocktails replace steroid samples 2018-01-15T02:25:08Z 2018-01-14T16:12:49Z 2018-01-15T02:25:07Z Four years on from a scandal which turned the Olympics on its head, the Sochi doping lab still contains some potent substances.
9 minutes of mayhem end City's bid to be the 'Invincibles' 2018-01-14T20:05:34Z 2018-01-14T18:54:43Z 2018-01-14T20:05:32Z Manchester City's quest to be the second "Invincibles" of English soccer ended thanks to nine minutes of madness on Sunday.
City's unbeaten run in EPL ends with 4-3 loss at Liverpool 2018-01-14T20:04:57Z 2018-01-14T18:12:29Z 2018-01-14T20:04:57Z Manchester City's 22-match unbeaten run in the Premier League came to a crashing halt with a 4-3 loss to Liverpool in a wild match at Anfield.
More jeers for Real Madrid after home loss to Villarreal 2018-01-13T23:22:25Z 2018-01-13T17:32:05Z 2018-01-13T23:22:25Z More jeers for Real Madrid after shocking 1-0 home loss to Villarreal in Spanish league. Saudi stadiums open for women in a first to watch soccer 2018-01-13T22:35:52Z 2018-01-12T09:01:05Z 2018-01-13T22:34:55Z Saudi women to be allowed for first time into stadiums to watch soccer in the kingdom. Monaco title challenge fades after draw at Montpellier 2018-01-13T22:13:00Z 2018-01-13T18:12:13Z 2018-01-13T22:12:02Z Winger Florian Thauvin joined Neymar as the best passer in the French league and also added a goal of his own as Marseille won 3-0 at Rennes.
Julio Rocha, jailed former Nicaragua soccer boss, dies at 67 2018-01-13T21:36:32Z 2018-01-13T21:01:59Z 2018-01-13T21:36:20Z The head of the Nicaraguan Football Federation says his predecessor Julio Rocha, who was convicted in the United States in a corruption scandal at FIFA, has died.
Where's the VAR? Contentious goal denies Southampton in EPL 2018-01-13T20:22:07Z 2018-01-13T17:31:59Z 2018-01-13T20:22:04Z Video assistant referees were deployed for the first time in domestic English soccer this week but unfortunately for Southampton they aren't being used in the Premier League.
FA to look into alleged remark by West Brom's Jay Rodriguez 2018-01-13T20:06:26Z 2018-01-13T20:02:17Z 2018-01-13T20:06:23Z The English Football Association is set to look into remark allegedly made by West Bromwich Albion forward Jay Rodriguez to Brighton defender Gaetan Bong during a Premier League match.
Naby Keita scores, booked in possible last game for Leipzig 2018-01-13T19:53:45Z 2018-01-13T16:52:13Z 2018-01-13T19:53:30Z Mario Gomez has celebrated his return to Stuttgart with a hand in the side's late goal for a 1-0 win over visiting Hertha Berlin in the Bundesliga.
Kane sets more records as Tottenham thrashes Everton 4-0 2018-01-13T19:42:06Z 2018-01-13T19:31:58Z 2018-01-13T19:41:59Z Harry Kane has become Tottenham's record scorer in the English Premier League by grabbing a second-half double in a 4-0 win over Everton.
Burnley slump in EPL continues with 1-0 loss at Palace 2018-01-13T18:42:58Z 2018-01-13T18:41:56Z 2018-01-13T18:42:46Z Burnley looked capable of providing the fairytale story of the EPL when it climbed into the Champions League qualification positions last month. Spartak Moscow posts 'racist' tweet about its own players 2018-01-13T18:42:57Z 2018-01-13T14:31:47Z 2018-01-13T18:42:42Z Russian soccer champion Spartak Moscow has been accused of racism after tweeting a message which appeared to refer to its own black players as "chocolates.".
Parting gift? Evans scores as Baggies beat Brighton 2-0 2018-01-13T18:13:41Z 2018-01-13T18:11:53Z 2018-01-13T18:13:39Z Jonny Evans helped to end West Bromwich Albion's long wait for an EPL win with a 2-0 victory over Brighton.
Lanzini, Arnautovic inspire West Ham win at Huddersfield 2018-01-13T18:02:36Z 2018-01-13T18:02:05Z 2018-01-13T18:02:34Z West Ham attackers Manuel Lanzini and Marko Arnautovic combined to inspire the team to a 4-1 win at Huddersfield in the EPL.
Newcastle come back to draw with Swansea 1-1 in EPL 2018-01-13T18:02:30Z 2018-01-13T18:01:55Z 2018-01-13T18:02:30Z Newcastle has moved a little away from the relegation fray while dimming Swansea's hope of English Premier League survival in a 1-1 draw. Donovan coming out of retirement again to play in Mexico 2018-01-13T17:25:07Z 2018-01-13T06:31:43Z 2018-01-13T17:25:05Z Landon Donovan is coming out of retirement for the second time in three years, this time to join Club Leon in Mexico.
Column: What's the worst sports city in America? 2018-01-13T01:02:59Z 2018-01-12T23:25:22Z 2018-01-13T01:02:50Z Column: Atlanta gets a lot of credit for being the worst sports city in America, but Cleveland, Minneapolis-St. Paul, Phoenix and San Diego are also very much in the mix. Morocco 2026 World Cup bid hires international consultants 2018-01-12T20:38:00Z 2018-01-12T16:51:28Z 2018-01-12T20:38:00Z The Morocco 2026 World Cup bid, which has presented no public plans with six months until the vote, has hired international strategy consultants.
Zidane says it's not as bad as it looks for Real Madrid 2018-01-12T14:26:26Z 2018-01-12T14:21:09Z 2018-01-12T14:26:21Z Zinedine Zidane says it's not as bad as it looks for Real Madrid. French league suspends goal-line technology after 'failings' 2018-01-12T11:12:34Z 2018-01-12T10:41:11Z 2018-01-12T11:12:01Z The French football league says it has suspended goal-line technology in its competitions following more glitches during League Cup quarterfinals this week. Raiders vs Seahawks in 1st NFL game at new Tottenham stadium 2018-01-12T02:14:32Z 2018-01-11T16:31:36Z 2018-01-12T02:14:31Z The Oakland Raiders will host the Seattle Seahawks in the first NFL game at the new London stadium of English Premier League club Tottenham.
Wenger manages Arsenal in cup semi while sitting with media 2018-01-11T01:31:31Z 2018-01-10T22:10:12Z 2018-01-11T01:30:17Z The strain of playing five games in two weeks caught up with Arsenal and Chelsea as they labored to a 0-0 draw in the first leg of their League Cup semifinal on Wednesday. Russia to warm up for World Cup against Austria, Turkey 2018-01-10T10:59:56Z 2018-01-10T10:59:51Z 2018-01-10T10:59:53Z World Cup host Russia will warm up for the tournament with friendlies against Austria and Turkey.
Rooney Rule adopted by England soccer teams in diversity bid 2018-01-09T23:03:36Z 2018-01-09T13:11:56Z 2018-01-09T23:03:28Z English soccer leaders want to interview at least one black or ethnic minority candidate in future for jobs around the national teams.
Jonathan Gonzalez to play for Mexico instead of US 2018-01-09T22:32:29Z 2018-01-09T20:49:37Z 2018-01-09T22:31:31Z Monterrey midfielder Jonathan Gonzalez is leaving the U.S. national team program to play for Mexico. The highly regarded 18-year-old was born in Santa Rosa, California, to Mexican parents.
Man City grabs 2-1 lead vs Bristol City in League Cup semis 2018-01-09T22:22:38Z 2018-01-09T22:19:35Z 2018-01-09T22:22:31Z Sergio Aguero netted in stoppage time to give quadruple-chasing Manchester City a 2-1 victory over Bristol City in the first leg of their English League Cup semifinal.
David Beckham launches L'Oreal men's grooming products 2018-01-09T21:41:44Z 2018-01-09T18:09:34Z 2018-01-09T21:41:39Z Soccer superstar David Beckham is following wife Victoria Beckham into the beauty game. UEFA bans 6 Malta players, including 2 for life, over fixing 2018-01-09T18:42:39Z 2018-01-09T16:19:33Z 2018-01-09T18:42:33Z UEFA bans six members of Malta's under-21 team for match-fixing offenses, with two players banished from soccer for life.
With words, Zidane tries to get Real Madrid back on track 2018-01-09T16:24:22Z 2018-01-09T15:59:07Z 2018-01-09T16:24:17Z Zinedine Zidane is hoping his words will help put Real Madrid back on track.
Modric appears in Madrid court in tax fraud case 2018-01-09T14:11:20Z 2018-01-09T14:09:05Z 2018-01-09T14:11:20Z Croatia midfielder Luka Modric has appeared in court in a tax fraud case in Madrid. Schalke signs Hoffenheim striker Mark Uth for next season 2018-01-09T14:02:16Z 2018-01-09T13:59:14Z 2018-01-09T14:02:14Z Schalke has signed striker Mark Uth for next season on a free transfer from Bundesliga rival Hoffenheim.
Bristol City's stunning League Cup journey heads to Man City 2018-01-08T21:22:01Z 2018-01-08T14:18:31Z 2018-01-08T21:21:48Z Second-tier Bristol City has beaten four Premier League opponents to reach the semifinals of the English League Cup but the hard work has only just begun.
Patience, lower fee enabled Coutinho to seal Barcelona move 2018-01-08T19:42:34Z 2018-01-08T14:08:31Z 2018-01-08T19:42:34Z Philippe Coutinho officially signs with Barcelona his debut will be delayed by about three weeks because of a muscle injury. Wake Forest's Bakero, Stanford's Sullivan win Hermann Trophy 2018-01-08T18:02:09Z 2018-01-08T17:08:35Z 2018-01-08T18:01:54Z Wake Forest's Jon Bakero, Stanford's win soccer's Hermann Trophy as top college players.
Dortmund bombing suspect: I didn't intend to hurt anyone 2018-01-08T17:22:07Z 2018-01-08T15:58:35Z 2018-01-08T17:21:43Z The suspect in last year's bombing of the Borussia Dortmund soccer team's bus has testified that he carried out the attack but didn't intend to kill or hurt anyone.
High-tech Atlanta stadium a hit with fans after early woes 2018-01-08T16:14:47Z 2018-01-08T14:22:03Z 2018-01-08T16:14:03Z Fans say Atlanta's new $1.5 billion stadium is living up to the hype after a series of construction setbacks caused several opening delays. Lazio signs former Juventus defender Caceres from Verona 2018-01-08T15:38:30Z 2018-01-08T15:29:37Z 2018-01-08T15:38:30Z Lazio has signed former Juventus defender Martin Caceres from Verona on a one-year contract.
Lichaj still hopes for dog despite missing out on hat trick 2018-01-08T14:53:03Z 2018-01-08T14:49:01Z 2018-01-08T14:52:35Z Eric Lichaj missed out on a dog after falling one goal short of a hat trick in Nottingham Forest's FA Cup victory over Arsenal.
Barca wins 3-0 before Coutinho arrival; Madrid drops points 2018-01-07T23:40:48Z 2018-01-07T17:37:59Z 2018-01-07T23:40:33Z Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez scored early goals to help secure a 3-0 win over Levante on Sunday, restoring Barcelona's nine-point lead of the Spanish league while it awaits the arrival of Philippe Coutinho.
Arsenal's FA Cup defense ended by 2nd-tier Nottingham Forest 2018-01-07T19:30:41Z 2018-01-07T17:48:07Z 2018-01-07T19:29:35Z West Ham midfielder Josh Cullen watched a tooth come flying out of his mouth after being caught by an opponent in an unimpressive FA Cup display by the Premier League side in a 0-0 draw at third-tier Shrewsbury.
Matuidi racially abused for 2nd successive weekend in Italy 2018-01-07T17:00:33Z 2018-01-07T16:57:59Z 2018-01-07T17:00:09Z Juventus midfielder Blaise Matuidi says he was the victim of racial abuse for the second successive Saturday in Italian soccer. Stoke fires Hughes after FA Cup loss to 4th-tier Coventry 2018-01-06T22:37:33Z 2018-01-06T21:08:21Z 2018-01-06T22:37:30Z Stoke has fired manager Mark Hughes after the relegation-threatened Premier League team was beaten 2-1 by fourth-tier Coventry in the FA Cup third round on Saturday. Coutinho leaving Liverpool for Barcelona in $192M deal 2018-01-06T21:50:54Z 2018-01-06T17:57:20Z 2018-01-06T21:49:55Z Philippe Coutinho is close to sealing a move to Barcelona from Liverpool.
Hughes fired as Stoke manager after FA Cup humiliation 2018-01-06T21:37:31Z 2018-01-06T17:27:23Z 2018-01-06T21:37:30Z Not even an FA Cup match against a fourth-tier opponent could offer any respite to beleaguered Stoke manager Mark Hughes. Dozens injured when barricade collapses in Kuwait's Gulf Cup 2018-01-06T15:59:33Z 2018-01-06T15:57:18Z 2018-01-06T15:59:32Z Around 40 soccer fans, most of them from Oman, sustained injuries when a glass barricade collapsed in a stadium in Kuwait City.
Hard-line cleric says social media fed Iran protests, unrest 2018-01-06T07:08:09Z 2018-01-05T08:16:34Z 2018-01-06T07:08:09Z More pro-government rallies planned in Tehran as new videos emerge of protests challenging Islamic Republic's government.
FA Cup: Van Dijk grabs derby winner on dream Liverpool debut 2018-01-06T00:10:54Z 2018-01-05T22:07:16Z 2018-01-06T00:09:25Z Virgil van Dijk became an instant favorite at Liverpool by marking his debut with the late goal to clinch a 2-1 win over local rival Everton in the third round of the FA Cup on Friday. Barkley signs for Chelsea, looks to revive his career 2018-01-05T18:20:00Z 2018-01-05T15:06:44Z 2018-01-05T18:19:22Z Chelsea is close to signing England midfielder Ross Barkley from Everton.
Wenger invited to Weah's inauguration as Liberia's president 2018-01-05T15:20:49Z 2018-01-05T14:36:58Z 2018-01-05T15:20:03Z Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger says he has been invited to former player George Weah's inauguration as Liberia's president.
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