Soccer

Nantes fans remember Sala; Neymar pays tribute to…

Nantes fans paid an emotional tribute to Emiliano Sala before Sunday's home game against Bordeaux, a year after the Argentine striker's death in a plane crash shook the soccer world

German soccer pledges to support Holocaust Memorial Day

The German soccer federation says it has a “special responsibility” to support Holocaust Memorial Day as its former president Felix Linnemann was directly responsible for sending victims to be murdered at the Auschwitz extermination camp

List of notable people killed in helicopter crashes

Retired NBA star Kobe Bryant and his 13-year-old daughter, Gianna, were among the nine people killed Sunday in a helicopter crash in Calabasas, California

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Spanish league president condemns racism, fan…

Spanish football was marred by a player being racially abused during a league game on Saturday along with street clashes between rival fans outside stadiums before two matches

FA Cup shock: Liverpool held 2-2 by 3rd-tier…

Premier League leader Liverpool has squandered a two-goal lead and been held to a 2-2 draw by third-tier Shrewsbury in the most surprising result in this season's FA Cup on Sunday

Tottenham held by Southampton in FA Cup, Chelsea…

Tottenham and Southampton have drawn 1-1 in the FA Cup fourth round after Sofiane Boufal leveled the score for the Saints in the 87th minute to force a replay

Super Bowl back in Miami for 11th time after…

It’s appropriate the Super Bowl to end droughts is Miami-bound

AP Interview: Fiorentina's American owner is a…

Fiorentina's new American owner Rocco Commisso has been involved in soccer virtually his entire life

South Korea, Saudi Arabia qualify for men's Olympic soccer

South Korea and Saudi Arabia both qualified for the men's Olympic soccer tournament after winning games

Soccer players union promises to defend Olympic…

Soccer players who defy Olympic rules by making protest gestures at the 2020 Tokyo Games will be supported by their global union

Olympic soccer, boxing qualifiers in China affected by virus

Olympic qualifying events in two sports were moved from the Chinese city of Wuhan on Wednesday because of an outbreak of a deadly viral illness

Brazilian broadcast executive gets probation in…

A federal judge in Brooklyn has sentenced Brazilian broadcast executive Jose Margulies to two years' probation

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Bradley to have surgery, likely sidelined about 4…

Toronto midfielder Michael Bradley needs surgery on his right ankle and likely will be sidelined about four months

Beckham's MLS team in Miami takes field for first…

David Beckham's Inter Miami team finally got to play soccer

Liverpool fans already celebrating title after…

Liverpool fans are already starting to celebrate the end of their 30-year title drought after beating Manchester United 2-0 on Sunday

Vassilev becomes 2nd-youngest American in Premier League

American forward Indiana Vassilev became the second-youngest American to play in England's Premier League when he appeared as a substitute in the second half at Brighton

Cyprus police arrest soccer player amid match-fixing probe

Cyprus police have arrested a 30-year-old soccer player in connection with a probe into alleged match-fixing in the country's second-tier league and cup games

Man United set to be without Marcus Rashford for…

Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer expects striker Marcus Rashford to be out for a few weeks with a back injury

English 2nd-tier soccer game stopped for homophobic chants

A game in English soccer's second tier between Millwall and Reading was briefly stopped due to apparent homophobic chants

Gio Reyna youngest American to play in Bundesliga…

Gio Reyna has become the youngest American to play in the Bundesliga when he made his league debut for Borussia Dortmund on Saturday

Man City held by Palace as EPL's big teams drop…

Manchester City has dropped points in a 2-2 draw with Crystal Palace after a late own-goal from Fernandinho

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In Liverpool, Man United sees the pain and path to recovery

Manchester United plays at Liverpool on Sunday sitting 27 points behind the leaders

US Olympic qualifying roster minus 5 from World…

Twenty players have been named to the U.S. women's soccer team that will play for a spot in the Tokyo Olympics

Debate in Malmo rages over battered Ibrahimovic statue

Two bronze feet are all that's left of a statue of Zlatan Ibrahimovic unveiled in October outside the stadium of Malmo's soccer team to honor a local hero