Champions League: Crunch time for PSG, Napoli and Liverpool 2018-12-10T20:10:34Z 2018-12-10T05:08:35Z 2018-12-10T20:10:16Z The Anfield roar will be thunderous when Liverpool hosts Napoli, and the crowd will likely be just as loud in Belgrade when Red Star takes on Paris Saint-Germain.
Real Madrid far behind top European clubs in women's soccer 2018-12-10T20:10:30Z 2018-12-10T09:58:03Z 2018-12-10T20:10:12Z Real Madrid remains far behind other European teams when it comes to women's soccer. Atlanta celebrates a title, but revelry won't last long 2018-12-10T20:10:15Z 2018-12-10T16:42:22Z 2018-12-10T20:10:04Z Thousands of fans lined the streets of downtown Atlanta to celebrate the city's first sports championship since 1995.
Sarri uses Napoli formula to ignite Chelsea's title bid 2018-12-10T18:42:08Z 2018-12-10T10:28:02Z 2018-12-10T18:42:06Z A midseason tactical switch sparked Chelsea's surge to the Premier League title two years ago under Antonio Conte, and his successor could have landed on a formula of his own.
Copa Libertadores saga ends as River Plate wins in Madrid 2018-12-10T08:20:00Z 2018-12-09T16:28:16Z 2018-12-10T08:20:00Z Fans and players from fierce Argentine rivals River Plate and Boca Juniors are getting ready for the Copa Libertadores final later Sunday. Ibrahimovic to stay with LA Galaxy, AC Milan's Leonardo says 2018-12-10T00:50:15Z 2018-12-10T00:28:25Z 2018-12-10T00:50:14Z Zlatan Ibrahimovic will remain at the Los Angeles Galaxy after the MLS club agreed with his requests, according to AC Milan sporting director Leonardo.
Man City's Raheem Sterling says media coverage fuels racism 2018-12-09T21:40:05Z 2018-12-09T12:18:06Z 2018-12-09T21:40:05Z Manchester City winger Raheem Sterling has accused newspapers of helping to "fuel racism" over their portrayal of black footballers.
United captures MLS Cup for Atlanta's 1st title since '95 2018-12-09T20:39:39Z 2018-12-09T03:28:25Z 2018-12-09T20:39:39Z Finally, Atlanta has another team it can call champion as United beats Portland Timbers 2-0 in MLS Cup final.
Wolves beat 10-man Newcastle with late goal 2018-12-09T19:38:46Z 2018-12-09T19:38:30Z 2018-12-09T19:38:57Z Newcastle held on with 10 men for most of the second half before conceding in injury time to give Wolverhampton Wanderers a 2-1 win in the Premier League. Afghanistan suspends soccer officials amid abuse allegations 2018-12-09T14:19:18Z 2018-12-09T10:58:03Z 2018-12-09T14:19:15Z Afghan authorities have suspended the head of the soccer federation and five other senior officials amid allegations of sexual and physical abuse of female athletes. US draws Sweden again for 2019 Women's World Cup 2018-12-09T06:49:06Z 2018-12-08T18:28:13Z 2018-12-09T06:49:06Z Defending champion US grouped with Sweden again for Women's World Cup next summer in France.
Thousands of Boca and River fans set for Copa final in Spain 2018-12-09T01:50:28Z 2018-12-08T17:58:14Z 2018-12-09T01:50:28Z Thousands of Boca Juniors and River Plate fans set for Copa Libertadores final in Madrid.
Title defense opens up as Chelsea ends City's unbeaten start 2018-12-08T22:18:27Z 2018-12-08T20:48:17Z 2018-12-08T22:18:27Z Manchester City's unbeaten start to its Premier League title defense has been ended by a 2-0 loss at Chelsea.
Man United beats Fulham 4-1 to end 4-match EPL winless run 2018-12-08T22:11:04Z 2018-12-08T17:38:18Z 2018-12-08T22:11:04Z Manchester United ended a four-match Premier League winless run as Jose Mourinho's sixth-place team eased to a 4-1 victory over last-place Fulham in the Premier League on Saturday.
Man City loses 1st game of Premier League season at Chelsea 2018-12-08T21:08:36Z 2018-12-08T19:38:21Z 2018-12-08T21:08:34Z Chelsea inflicted Manchester City's first loss of the Premier League season on Saturday, winning 2-0 as the champions were replaced by Liverpool in top spot.
The Latest: Swedes can win it, says coach Gerhardsson 2018-12-08T20:08:32Z 2018-12-08T17:38:13Z 2018-12-08T20:08:32Z The Latest: Carli Lloyd confident the Americans will win Women's World Cup again next summer.
Women's World Cup draw set in Paris amid unrest 2018-12-08T18:10:31Z 2018-12-08T17:18:12Z 2018-12-08T18:10:30Z Amid Paris unrest, Women's World Cup holds draw for next summer's tournament in France.
Atlanta goes for a rare sports title in MLS Cup final 2018-12-08T02:49:33Z 2018-12-07T22:08:12Z 2018-12-08T02:49:34Z A city that has known plenty of sporting heartbreak is one win away from a championship: Atlanta United hosts Portland in the MLS Cup final. MLS commissioner wants to become more of 'selling league' 2018-12-08T02:49:24Z 2018-12-07T23:48:05Z 2018-12-08T02:49:23Z The commissioner of Major League Soccer wants his teams to get in the selling business.
The Latest: 'Yellow vest' members meet with French PM 2018-12-08T00:58:45Z 2018-12-07T10:35:29Z 2018-12-08T00:58:41Z Footage showing the brutal arrest of high school students protesting outside Paris is causing a stir ahead of further anti-government protests this weekend. 18-year-old American Sargent scores 2 minutes into pro debut 2018-12-07T23:11:08Z 2018-12-07T21:38:10Z 2018-12-07T23:11:07Z United States forward Joshua Sargent had a dream Bundesliga debut, scoring just two minutes after coming off the bench as Werder Bremen won 3-1 at home against struggler Fortuna Duesseldorf on Friday.
Young Afghan Messi fan threatened by criminals, Taliban 2018-12-07T22:50:26Z 2018-12-07T14:25:07Z 2018-12-07T22:50:26Z Young Afghan soccer fan who shot to fame after he was photographed in a Messi shirt made from a plastic bag has been forced to flee with his family to the Afghan capital after criminal gangs and the Taliban threatened to kill or kidnap him.
Ballon d'Or 1sts: Modric wins, Hegerberg takes women's award 2018-12-07T16:52:15Z 2018-12-03T21:28:22Z 2018-12-07T16:52:06Z Real Madrid midfielder Luka Modric won the Ballon d'Or award for the first time Monday, ending the 10-year dominance of Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo.
Norway's Hegerberg wins first Ballon d'Or for women 2018-12-07T16:51:30Z 2018-12-03T21:08:22Z 2018-12-07T16:51:29Z Sixty-two years after Stanley Matthews won the first Ballon d'Or, the women's game received its inaugural winner: Trailblazing Norwegian forward Ada Hegerberg.
US women to open 2019 at France, play Mexico in send-off 2018-12-07T16:50:56Z 2018-12-06T23:42:24Z 2018-12-07T16:50:53Z The United States women's soccer team will open next year with games at World Cup host France and Spain and finish a 10-game schedule leading to the tournament with a send-off match against Mexico at Harrison, New Jersey, on May 26. Atlanta's Martinez wins MVP award in Major League Soccer 2018-12-07T16:50:47Z 2018-12-05T19:16:40Z 2018-12-07T16:50:43Z After record-breaking season, Josef Martinez of Atlanta United has claimed the MVP award in Major League Soccer.
Ozil problem weighs heavy at new-look Arsenal 2018-12-07T16:50:32Z 2018-12-03T11:00:46Z 2018-12-07T16:50:28Z Mesut Ozil is becoming an issue for Arsenal and new coach Unai Emery.
Copa Libertadores final: A sign of Argentina's decadence 2018-12-07T16:49:47Z 2018-12-05T13:28:34Z 2018-12-07T16:49:42Z Argentina's proud soccer tradition has been sullied by its fervent, fanatical fans. Former FIFA official sentenced in bribery scandal 2018-12-07T16:49:42Z 2018-12-06T21:22:08Z 2018-12-07T16:49:39Z A former FIFA official from Guatemala has been sentenced in New York to time served in international soccer's corruption scandal.
Odd weekend in Spain: All eyes on Copa Libertadores final 2018-12-07T16:49:36Z 2018-12-06T11:49:26Z 2018-12-07T16:49:34Z The big-match buzz in Madrid and around the country has nothing to do with Spain's "clasico" but everything to do with Argentina's "superclasico".
Berhalter says US Soccer needs direction and development 2018-12-07T16:49:14Z 2018-12-04T17:48:02Z 2018-12-07T16:49:11Z Gregg Berhalter says he inherits a U.S. soccer team 'with potential,' one that needs 'direction' and 'development' after missing World Cup for 1st since 1980s.
The Latest: Macron visits building torched by protesters 2018-12-07T16:30:54Z 2018-12-04T11:48:33Z 2018-12-07T16:30:54Z The French soccer league says it has postponed Saturday's match between Paris Saint-Germain and Montpellier amid expected anti-government protests.
Afghan president orders probe into abuse of female athletes 2018-12-07T16:22:41Z 2018-12-04T14:50:23Z 2018-12-07T16:22:39Z Afghan President Ashraf Ghani has ordered an investigation after the Guardian reported that members of the national women's soccer team were sexually and physically abused by men from the country's football federation.
Video assistant referee set for Champions League this season 2018-12-07T15:43:46Z 2018-12-02T22:48:17Z 2018-12-07T15:43:44Z Video review is being fast-tracked into the Champions League this season.
Liverpool, Arsenal, Chelsea win on dramatic derby day in EPL 2018-12-07T15:41:49Z 2018-12-02T19:29:18Z 2018-12-07T15:41:52Z Liverpool beat Everton 1-0 thanks to a dramatic goal from Divock Origi in the sixth minute of injury time to move back to within two points of Premier League leader Manchester City.
UEFA launches third European club competition from 2021 2018-12-07T15:41:38Z 2018-12-02T20:00:17Z 2018-12-07T15:41:36Z European soccer is launching a third continent-wide club competition as UEFA seeks to get more countries involved in matches.
Fights, flares as Arsenal beats Tottenham 4-2 in spiky derby 2018-12-07T15:36:44Z 2018-12-02T18:09:21Z 2018-12-07T15:35:51Z Arsenal scored three goals in the second half to come from behind to beat Tottenham 4-2 in a dramatic north London derby.
Germany, Netherlands get quick reunion in Euros qualifying 2018-12-07T15:34:09Z 2018-12-02T12:27:57Z 2018-12-07T15:34:09Z Germany will face the Netherlands in a challenging qualifying group for the 2020 European Championship in a swift reunion between the sides after meeting in the UEFA Nations League.
Berhalter hired as US soccer coach after World Cup failure 2018-12-06T21:06:23Z 2018-12-02T18:09:08Z 2018-12-06T21:06:19Z Gregg Berhalter hired to coach US men's national soccer team, 1st person to run team after playing for Americans at World Cup.
Slow-starting Man U launches latest fightback in EPL draw 2018-12-06T19:03:12Z 2018-12-01T17:17:18Z 2018-12-06T19:03:12Z Even a subdued display by an understrength lineup didn't stop Manchester City racking up another win in the Premier League.
US midfielder Tyler Adams joining Bundesliga team Leipzig 2018-12-02T20:28:18Z 2018-12-02T20:18:26Z 2018-12-02T20:28:18Z United States midfielder Tyler Adams is joining Bundesliga team Leipzig from New York Red Bulls. Irish soccer team sorry for falsely reporting player's death 2018-12-01T12:43:35Z 2018-11-28T14:16:09Z 2018-12-01T12:43:34Z An amateur Irish team has apologized after falsely reporting that one of its players died last week.
Defendant, prosecutors appeal verdict in Dortmund bus attack 2018-11-30T17:13:52Z 2018-11-30T16:37:08Z 2018-11-30T17:13:52Z A man sentenced to 14 years in prison for attacking the Borussia Dortmund soccer team's bus last year has appealed against the verdict. Tickets for Yanks-Red Sox in London in June cost $38-$493 2018-11-29T08:10:09Z 2018-11-29T01:36:36Z 2018-11-29T08:10:09Z Major League Baseball is charging princely prices for its first games in Britain, with seats selling for up to 385 pounds ($493) for the games between the New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox on June 29 and 30 at London's Olympic Stadium.
4 advance in Champions League, Liverpool risk early exit 2018-11-29T02:59:38Z 2018-11-28T23:36:32Z 2018-11-29T02:59:38Z Four teams advanced to the Champions League knockout rounds Wednesday, but last season's runner-up Liverpool edged closer to an early exit.
Eriksen keeps Tottenham's CL bid alive, sealing win vs Inter 2018-11-29T01:09:15Z 2018-11-28T22:16:48Z 2018-11-29T01:09:14Z Christian Eriksen kept Tottenham's Champions League campaign alive by coming off the bench to clinch a 1-0 victory over Inter Milan on Wednesday, leaving the progress of both teams uncertain heading into the final round in Group B.
PSG shows grit and fighting spirit in beating Liverpool 2-1 2018-11-29T00:10:56Z 2018-11-28T22:30:27Z 2018-11-29T00:10:56Z Paris Saint-Germain showed its resilient side, beating Liverpool 2-1 Wednesday in a scrappy match to get its Champions League campaign back on track.
Red Bulls help surprise high school player with scholarship 2018-11-28T17:11:13Z 2018-11-28T14:08:46Z 2018-11-28T17:11:08Z Red Bulls surprise high school player with a scholarship, one of four awarded around the MLS conference finals.
William, Kate pay tribute to UK soccer team owner 2018-11-28T16:48:45Z 2018-11-28T16:46:25Z 2018-11-28T16:48:45Z Prince William and the Duchess of Cambridge have paid tribute to Leicester City owner Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha and those who died with him in an Oct. 27 helicopter crash.
7 more teams qualify for Champions League knockout stage 2018-11-28T02:57:33Z 2018-11-27T23:16:16Z 2018-11-28T02:57:33Z Real Madrid and Bayern Munich put aside their domestic worries to impress on the European stage.
The Latest: Soccer match moved to Kiev amid martial law 2018-11-28T00:37:17Z 2018-11-27T08:36:04Z 2018-11-28T00:37:17Z Russia's main intelligence agency has released a video of three crewmembers of the Ukrainian vessels that were seized on Sunday.
Bayern routs Benfica 5-1 to advance in Champions League 2018-11-27T22:58:10Z 2018-11-27T22:16:31Z 2018-11-27T22:58:10Z Bayern Munich secured its place in the knockout stage of the Champions League with a 5-1 rout of Benfica on Tuesday, easing the pressure on coach Niko Kovac.
Dortmund bus attacker convicted of 28 attempted murders 2018-11-27T22:19:25Z 2018-11-27T16:06:12Z 2018-11-27T22:19:25Z A German court has convicted a man on 28 counts of attempted murder in last year's attack on the Borussia Dortmund soccer team's bus.
Security concerns arise as Argentina hosts G-20 2018-11-27T20:29:16Z 2018-11-27T19:18:45Z 2018-11-27T20:29:15Z Argentine authorities say that Buenos Aires will be an armored city when world leaders arrive for this week's G-20 summit. Despite embarrassing miss, Newcastle wins at Burnley 2-1 2018-11-26T23:30:42Z 2018-11-26T20:25:57Z 2018-11-26T23:30:42Z The start of the English Premier League game between Burnley and Newcastle has been delayed by 30 minutes because of a medical emergency.
1st loss of season exposes Chelsea's frailties under Sarri 2018-11-26T16:40:27Z 2018-11-26T10:55:37Z 2018-11-26T16:40:26Z It took one dreadful 90-minute performance to expose the growing list of shortcomings in the Chelsea team that its coach had forewarned for much of the season.
Boca-River Libertadores final postponed again after attack 2018-11-26T08:19:40Z 2018-11-25T22:05:07Z 2018-11-26T08:19:49Z The Copa Libertadores final between fierce Argentine rivals Boca Juniors and River Plate was postponed Sunday in a major embarrassment for South American football.
Madrid, Bayern back in crisis as Champions League resumes 2018-11-26T05:08:17Z 2018-11-26T05:05:18Z 2018-11-26T05:08:17Z Real Madrid and Bayern Munich return to the Champions League on Tuesday in crisis mode after the latest setbacks in their domestic leagues.
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