Soccer

Spanish federation withholds approval of match in US

A person with knowledge of the decision says the Spanish soccer federation has refused to give its approval on the league's request to play a regular-season match in the United States, putting the game in doubt

Born this Day: Ronaldo turns 42

Brazil's double World Cup winner celebrates his birthday

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Euro 2024 study: Human rights concern in Turkey, not Germany

UEFA's evaluation of 2024 European Championship host bidders says human rights issues are a concern in Turkey but not in Germany

Zlatan's 500 career goals - an animated timeline

LA Galaxy have celebrated Zlatan Ibrahimovic's 500th career goal with a animated montage of his best goals from across his time in football.

Costa dropped due to 'lack of discipline…

The Brazil coach discusses Douglas Costa's future with the national team after his spitting incident

Emery looking for a collective contribution from…

Unai Emery has backed all of Arsenal's first-team strikers to contribute goals this season

Europa League wins for Chelsea, Milan, Arsenal, Sevilla

Chelsea maintained its perfect start to the campaign when Brazil forward Willian scored in a 1-0 victory at PAOK Thessaloniki in the Europa League

Lamela thankful to be back playing again

Tottenham midfielder Erik Lamela is thankful to be back playing football again after a year-long injury

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Kansas State soccer beats Tulsa 3-0 Sunday

I didn't see Guardiola after our win - Genesio

Bruno Genesio says he didn't get the chance to talk to the City boss after Lyon's Champions League win

FIFA to upgrade flights, raise prize money for…

In a concession to women's soccer, FIFA will start funding business-class flights for some of the Women's World Cup teams traveling to France for next year's tournament

Pochettino upbeat despite Spurs' poor form

Mauricio Pochettino isn't fazed by Spurs' recent difficult spell and insists he is still 'so relaxed'

Croatia soccer leaders deny WCup final ticket scalping claim

Croatia's soccer federation says its leaders were not involved in suspected scalping of World Cup final tickets

Portland Timbers down short-handed Columbus Crew 3-2

Andy Polo's first goal in Major League Soccer put the Timbers in front before the end of the first half and Portland went on to defeat the Columbus Crew 3-2 on Wednesday night

Lopetegui looks ahead after 100 days at the Real…

Julen Lopetegui is confident Real Madrid will improve under his guidance after his first 100 days in charge.

UEFA to judge Cristiano Ronaldo red-card case…

Cristiano Ronaldo should learn next Thursday if he is banned from playing at former club Manchester United in the Champions League

Man City search for solutions as Guardiola…

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola admits his side need to be more solid if they are to progress from their UEFA Champions League group, after a defeat to Lyon midweek.

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Guardiola delight at Aguero new contract

Pep Guardiola expressed his delight as Sergio Aguero signed a new deal at Manchester City until 2021

Sluggish Tottenham under scrutiny after 3…

Tottenham is under scrutiny after three straight losses during the first busy part of the season