Bayern leads Bundesliga by 6 points as Heynckes wins again 2017-11-18T19:52:51Z 2017-11-18T17:09:38Z 2017-11-18T19:52:44Z Robert Lewandowski scored twice to help Bayern Munich stretch its lead in the Bundesliga to six points with a 3-0 defeat of Bavarian rival Augsburg.
Arsenal overwhelms Tottenham, Man City keeps up title charge 2017-11-18T19:42:03Z 2017-11-18T17:29:42Z 2017-11-18T19:42:03Z Arsenal chipped away at Tottenham's recent north London supremacy with a 2-0 derby victory.
Cavani scores twice as league leader PSG routs Nantes 4-1 2017-11-18T18:29:55Z 2017-11-18T18:22:17Z 2017-11-18T18:29:47Z Edinson Cavani scores twice as unbeaten Paris Saint-Germain overcomes a slow start to beat Nantes 4-1 and move six points clear at the top of the French league on Saturday. Cavani has a league-leading 15 goals and 19 in 17 overall.
Salah at the double as Liverpool beats Southampton 3-0 2017-11-18T18:22:42Z 2017-11-18T18:19:52Z 2017-11-18T18:22:14Z Mohamed Salah's skillful performance inspired Liverpool to a 3-0 victory over Southampton on Saturday, with two goals sending the Egyptian to the top of the Premier League scoring standings.
Clement feeling the heat after Swansea loses at Burnley 2017-11-18T18:13:44Z 2017-11-18T18:09:38Z 2017-11-18T18:13:02Z Jack Cork heaped the pressure on former manager Paul Clement as Burnley swept aside Swansea 2-0 on Saturday, leaving the south Wales club three points off the bottom of the Premier League.
City beats Leicester but could be without Stones for 6 weeks 2017-11-18T18:00:30Z 2017-11-18T17:59:38Z 2017-11-18T18:00:25Z Gabriel Jesus and Kevin De Bruyne scored either side of halftime as Manchester City's record-breaking start to the Premier League season continued with a 2-0 victory at Leicester on Saturday.
Arsenal beats Tottenham 2-0 to give Wenger bragging rights 2017-11-18T15:52:04Z 2017-11-18T14:49:35Z 2017-11-18T15:51:48Z Shkodran Mustafi and Alexis Sanchez scored first-half goals for Arsenal in a 2-0 victory over Tottenham in the Premier League as the Gunners looked to restore a sense of supremacy in north London after a disastrous campaign last season.
Defense lawyer calls witness at FIFA bribery trial 'liar' 2017-11-18T08:30:02Z 2017-11-17T05:48:51Z 2017-11-18T08:29:39Z An ex-marketing executive from Argentina is due back on the witness stand for a fourth day in the U.S. corruption case against three former South American soccer officials. Brexit benefit: Lower pound boosts tourism to Britain 2017-11-17T23:59:38Z 2017-11-17T11:19:01Z 2017-11-17T23:59:27Z While much of the British economy is suffering from uncertainty over Brexit, there's one industry that is enjoying a bounce, the tourism sector.
MLS attendance up, TV ratings lag as US mulls future 2017-11-17T21:44:08Z 2017-11-17T08:28:53Z 2017-11-17T21:44:04Z Major League Soccer's attendance is up and fan interest is booming, even if television broadcasts are far less popular and some young Americans would rather play in Europe. Witness says he paid $160M in bribes to soccer officials 2017-11-17T01:04:51Z 2017-11-16T14:59:06Z 2017-11-17T01:03:05Z A New York judge has been reviewing prosecutors' claims that a former South American soccer official made a potentially threatening gesture as its star witnesses testified at his bribery trial. Dortmund desperate to get back on track in Bundesliga 2017-11-16T18:41:50Z 2017-11-16T12:48:19Z 2017-11-16T18:41:41Z Borussia Dortmund's best ever start to the Bundesliga is all but forgotten amid the turmoil of failing to win in the league since September. CAS rules FIFA wrong to fine Mexico for fans' gay slur chant 2017-11-16T17:42:25Z 2017-11-16T16:28:36Z 2017-11-16T17:41:35Z The Court of Arbitration for Sport has ruled that FIFA was wrong to fine Mexico's soccer federation for fans chanting gay slurs at opposing goalkeepers at World Cup qualifying games.
Tottenham adjusting to change of status in north London 2017-11-16T15:22:33Z 2017-11-16T15:18:23Z 2017-11-16T15:21:24Z Tottenham is heading into a derby against Arsenal as the dominant force in north London for the first time in decades.
Despite big signings, Cavani emerges as leader of PSG attack 2017-11-16T13:33:24Z 2017-11-16T13:28:30Z 2017-11-16T13:32:24Z Paris Saint-Germain broke the bank to buy the world's two most expensive players but its best piece of business may have been not selling Edinson Cavani.
Boosted by stadium blessing, Atletico takes on Real Madrid 2017-11-16T13:09:07Z 2017-11-16T13:08:19Z 2017-11-16T13:08:56Z Boosted by stadium blessing, Atletico Madrid takes on Real Madrid in first city derby at Atletico's new Wanda Metropolitano Stadium.
Peru qualifies for first World Cup since 1982 by beating NZ 2017-11-16T12:18:54Z 2017-11-16T04:28:14Z 2017-11-16T12:18:39Z Peru beat New Zealand 2-0 to win a two-leg playoff and earn the 32nd and last spot in the World Cup field in Russia.
Big Serie A weekend to console Italy fans after WCup failure 2017-11-16T12:08:27Z 2017-11-16T11:48:35Z 2017-11-16T12:08:27Z Days after the Azzurri's failure to qualify for the World Cup, followers of Italian football can console themselves with a big weekend in Serie A. Sounders' Clint Dempsey wins MLS Comeback Player 2017-11-15T23:04:18Z 2017-11-15T17:37:57Z 2017-11-15T23:04:18Z Seattle Sounders forward Clint Dempsey has been named the MLS Comeback Player of the Year after a heart condition put his career in jeopardy.
McKennie scores in debut as US ties Portugal 1-1 2017-11-15T08:22:13Z 2017-11-14T22:57:31Z 2017-11-15T08:22:01Z Weston McKennie scored in his U.S. debut, goalkeeper Ethan Horvath allowed a seemingly harmless cross to drop between his arms for an equalizer and the Americans tied Portugal 1-1 in their first match since failing to qualify for next year's World Cup. Ex-marketing executive: Fox Sports involved in soccer bribes 2017-11-15T01:57:48Z 2017-11-14T19:07:25Z 2017-11-15T01:57:43Z A former marketing executive has testified that Fox Sports partnered with his firm to pay bribes to soccer officials to secure broadcasting rights to major soccer tournaments.
'A national shame': Local papers react harshly to Italy exit 2017-11-14T21:40:28Z 2017-11-14T09:17:26Z 2017-11-14T21:40:02Z The End, The Apocalypse, A national shame: Local newspapers spared no words in describing four-time champion Italy's failure to qualify for the World Cup.
Arrivederci Italy: Azzurri lose World Cup playoff to Sweden 2017-11-14T09:18:10Z 2017-11-14T07:27:06Z 2017-11-14T09:17:56Z Four-time champion Italy failed to qualify for the World Cup for the first time in six decades after a goalless draw in Milan saw it lose its playoff 1-0 to Sweden on aggregate.
Arrivederci Italy: Azzurri lose World Cup playoff to Sweden 2017-11-14T06:30:07Z 2017-11-14T02:57:18Z 2017-11-14T06:30:06Z Four-time champion Italy failed to qualify for the World Cup for the first time in six decades after a goalless draw in Milan saw it lose its playoff 1-0 to Sweden on aggregate.
South American soccer officials go on trial in New York 2017-11-14T06:29:34Z 2017-11-13T17:19:53Z 2017-11-14T06:29:20Z A prosecutor at the U.S. trial of three former South American soccer officials say the men took millions of dollars in bribes in a scandal that's shaken the sport's governing body.
US soccer starts youth movement after World Cup flop 2017-11-14T00:21:11Z 2017-11-13T18:16:48Z 2017-11-14T00:20:08Z The U.S. turned toward youth after its World Cup flop, and Josh Sargent, Weston McKennie, Cameron Carter-Vickers, Tyler Adams and Jesse Gonzalez could get debuts in Tuesday's exhibition against Portugal.
Croatia qualifies for World Cup after 0-0 draw with Greece 2017-11-12T23:41:13Z 2017-11-12T22:06:20Z 2017-11-12T23:41:13Z Croatia qualified for the 2018 World Cup finals after a 0-0 draw in the second leg of the playoffs against Greece. Former South American soccer officials face US bribery trial 2017-11-12T16:57:36Z 2017-11-12T15:46:01Z 2017-11-12T16:57:23Z 3 former South American soccer officials are going to trial in a US case expected to provide window into FIFA corruption.
Hope Solo says Blatter grabbed her; he calls it 'ridiculous' 2017-11-11T23:45:54Z 2017-11-11T20:25:35Z 2017-11-11T23:45:51Z Hope Solo says Sepp Blatter grabbed her rear at 2013 ceremony; ex-FIFA head calls it 'ridiculous'.
Solo accuses former FIFA President Blatter of grabbing her 2017-11-11T18:38:46Z 2017-11-10T23:05:02Z 2017-11-11T18:38:29Z Hope Solo told a Portuguese newspaper that former FIFA President Sepp Blatter sexually assaulted her at the Ballon d'Or awards ceremony in 2013.
New Zealand, Peru draw 0-0 in World Cup playoff 2017-11-11T07:25:48Z 2017-11-11T05:46:10Z 2017-11-11T07:25:44Z Oceania champion New Zealand drew 0-0 with Peru on Saturday in the first leg of their intercontinental World Cup playoff. Donovan won't run for US Soccer Federation president 2017-11-10T05:05:02Z 2017-11-09T23:04:27Z 2017-11-10T05:04:55Z Retired American star Landon Donovan will not run for president of the U.S. Soccer Federation. Sky threatens to shut UK news channel if it hinders Fox bid 2017-11-08T15:15:17Z 2017-11-08T09:43:28Z 2017-11-08T15:14:48Z Sky Plc says it may shut down the company's British news operation if it is a hurdle to regulatory approval of 21st Century Fox's takeover bid.
Gay soccer star Robbie Rogers retires from LA Galaxy 2017-11-07T21:49:50Z 2017-11-07T20:43:12Z 2017-11-07T21:49:50Z Robbie Rogers is retiring from soccer. The LA Galaxy defender was the first openly gay male athlete in a major North American professional sport. McKennie, Carter-Vickers could make US soccer debuts 2017-11-07T20:06:34Z 2017-11-07T15:13:14Z 2017-11-07T20:06:03Z Midfielders Weston McKennie and Tyler Adams, 17-old forward Josh Sargent, defenders Cameron Carter-Vickers, and goalkeeper Jesse Gonzalez could make their U.S. national team debuts in the Americans' Nov. 14 exhibition at Portugal.
Conte hands Mourinho 3rd straight losing return to Chelsea 2017-11-06T00:04:42Z 2017-11-05T18:41:56Z 2017-11-06T00:04:18Z Alvaro Morata ended a six-game goal drought by giving Chelsea a 1-0 victory over Manchester United in the Premier League on Sunday on a miserable return to Stamford Bridge for Jose Mourinho.
Marseille fans turn on Evra after attack 2017-11-05T23:54:32Z 2017-11-05T18:12:03Z 2017-11-05T23:53:14Z Marseille fans have told Patrice Evra he is no longer welcome at the club after the defender kicked a supporter in the head. Real Madrid restores order with 3-0 win over Las Palmas 2017-11-05T22:33:11Z 2017-11-05T18:31:55Z 2017-11-05T22:33:04Z Newcomer Girona followed its stunning win over Real Madrid with a 2-1 win at Levante on Sunday, moving further away from the relegation zone in the Spanish league.
Juventus survives early scare to beat Benevento 2-1 2017-11-05T22:23:09Z 2017-11-05T16:22:20Z 2017-11-05T22:22:59Z Last-place Benevento threatened a major shock in Turin before Juventus eventually fought back to win 2-1 and close the gap on leader Napoli in Serie A.
Man City beats Arsenal 3-1, opens up 8-point lead in EPL 2017-11-05T22:05:12Z 2017-11-05T16:21:53Z 2017-11-05T22:04:30Z Premier League leader Manchester City kept up its prolific and undefeated start to the season by beating Arsenal 3-1 on Sunday for a club record-extending 15th straight win in all competitions.
8 points ahead, Man City will prove hard to catch in league 2017-11-05T21:24:36Z 2017-11-05T20:52:10Z 2017-11-05T21:24:13Z Manchester City is already the team to catch in the Premier League, and it's getting more challenging.
Everton rallies for 3-2 win over Watford in EPL 2017-11-05T19:23:20Z 2017-11-05T19:22:03Z 2017-11-05T19:23:01Z Everton climbed out of the Premier League's relegation zone after coming from two goals down to win 3-2 against Watford, which missed a penalty in 13-minute period of stoppage time.
Liverpool wins at West Ham to close gap on EPL top five 2017-11-04T20:51:39Z 2017-11-04T19:41:40Z 2017-11-04T20:51:39Z The only member of the English Premier League's top six in action, Liverpool has taken full advantage.
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