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  • Soccer Roundup: Barcelona, Madrid win Liga openers / World Scores Real Mardrid 082117BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — All soccer matches in Spain held a minute’s silence to honor victims as the Spanish league began a new season under the shadow of recent attacks in Barcelona and a nearby coastal town. Sunday’s game in Barcelona became a focal point for a city insisting it won’t be afraid. Barcelona beat Real Betis ...
  • Soccer Roundup: MLS Recap, Man United already looks team to beat in EPL / World Scores Stoke's Jese, 3rd right, celebrates with team mates after scoring during the English Premier League soccer match between Stoke City and Arsenal at the Bet365 Stadium in Stoke on Trent, England, Saturday, Aug. 19, 2017. (AP Photo/Rui Vieira)(Photo: The Associated Press)BRIDGEVIEW, Ill. (AP) — Nicolas Hasler scored his first goal of the season off a header to give Toronto FC the lead for good in a 3-1 victory over Chicago on Saturday night that ended the Fire’s 11-game home unbeaten streak. MLS-leading Toronto (14-3-8) is undefeated in seven games. Chicago (12-8-5) has lost three straight and ...
  • Soccer Roundup: Monaco wins at Metz in French league / World Scores Bayern Munich and Bayer Leverkusen players stand during a minute's silence prior to their German Bundesliga soccer match in the Allianz Arena in Munich, Germany, Friday Aug. 18, 2017. (Andreas Gebert/dpa via AP)(Photo: The Associated Press)PARIS (AP) — Radamel Falcao underlined his worth to defending champion Monaco with a late goal to beat Metz 1-0 in the French league on Friday. The striker pounced with an opportunist finish in the 79th minute, latching onto a fine pass from substitute midfielder Rachid Ghezzal and slotting home from close range. Falcao’s fifth goal of ...
  • Soccer Roundup – European soccer weekend: What to watch in the main leagues/ World Scores EPL 040317What to watch in the leading soccer leagues in Europe this weekend: ___ ENGLAND The 90,000-capacity Wembley Stadium hosts its first Premier League match on Sunday when Tottenham plays Chelsea. Tottenham has temporarily moved across north London while a new arena is built to replace the demolished stadium at its White Hart Lane home. While Tottenham opened the season ...
  • Soccer Roundup: Napoli beats 9-man Nice 2-0, closes in on Champions League / World Scores Napoli's Jorginho, background second from left, is cheered by teammates after he scored during a Champions League playoff round, first leg soccer match between Napoli and Nice at San Paolo stadium in Naples, Wednesday, Aug. 16, 2017. (Cesare Abbate/ANSA Via AP)(Photo: The Associated Press)(PhatzRadio Sports / AP)    —-   Dries Mertens started this season where he left off the last, setting Napoli on its way to a 2-0 win over nine-man Nice in the first leg of their Champions League playoff on Wednesday. Mertens scored more than 30 goals last season for Napoli, with five of them in the Champions ...
  • Soccer Roundup: Liverpool beats Hoffenheim, closes on Champions League group stage spot / World Scores Liverpool's Trent Alexander-Arnold celebrates his side's opening goal with a free kick during a Champions League's qualifier first leg match against 1899 Hoffenheim in the Rhein-Neckar-Arena, in Sinsheim, Germany.(Photo: Michael Probst, AP)(PhatzRadio Sports / AP)    —-   In the absence of unsettled playmaker Philippe Coutinho, Liverpool turned to an 18-year-old right back making his European debut for some set-piece magic in its Champions League playoff win against Hoffenheim on Tuesday. Trent Alexander-Arnold didn’t disappoint. Talked up at Anfield as a potential star of the future, Alexander-Arnold curled in a ...
  • Soccer Roundup: BUNDESLIGA 2017-18: 5 teams to watch out for this season/ World Scores Ingolstadt's Alfredo Morales, right, and Dortmund's Raphael Guerreiro challenge for the ball during the German Bundesliga soccer match between Borussia Dortmund and FC Ingolstadt in Dortmund, Friday, March 17, 2017. (AP Photo/Martin Meissner)(Photo: The Associated Press)BERLIN (AP) — Five teams to keep an eye on in the Bundesliga, which starts Friday: ___ BAYERN MUNICH Few expect anything other than Bayern Munich extending its Bundesliga record to six straight titles. That promoted side Leipzig pushed the defending champions the hardest last season says much about the gap in quality between Bayern and the rest. Bayern ...
  • Soccer Roundup: Lazio beats Juventus 3-2 to win Super Cup after wild finale / World Scores Atalanta's Alejandro Gomez, right, is tackled Juventus' Dani Alves during a Serie A soccer match, in Bergamo, Italy, Friday, April 28, 2017. (Paolo Magni/ANSA via AP)(Photo: The Associated Press)ROME (AP) — Alessandro Murgia scored a last-gasp winner as Lazio beat Juventus 3-2 Sunday to win the Italian Super Cup after a wild end to the match. Two goals from Ciro Immobile, including an opening penalty, had seemingly set Lazio on the way to a comfortable win. But Paulo Dybala netted a stunning free kick ...
  • Soccer Roundup: MLS Recap, Chelsea’s concerns mount with surprise loss to Burnley / World Scores Chelsea's Gary Cahill, centre, leaves the pitch after getting a red card during the English Premier League soccer match between Chelsea and Burnley at Stamford Bridge stadium in London, Saturday, Aug. 12, 2017. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)(Photo: The Associated Press)SEATTLE (AP) — Clint Dempsey scored on a header in the 36th minute, and the Seattle Sounders stretched their unbeaten streak to eight games with a 1-0 victory against Sporting Kansas City on Saturday. The win lifted Seattle (10-7-7, 37 points) into a tie with Kansas City atop the Western Conference. Sporting (9-5-10, 37 points), which ...
  • Soccer Roundup: Arsenal rallies to beat Leicester in thrilling Premier League opener / World Scores Arsenal's Olivier Giroud reacts as and celebrates as referee Mike Dean, centre, says the ball has crossed the line for a goal during their English Premier League soccer match between Arsenal and Leicester City at the Emirates stadium in London, Friday, Aug. 11, 2017. Arsenal won the match 4-3.(AP Photo/Alastair Grant)(Photo: The Associated Press)LONDON (AP) — Olivier Giroud completed an exhilarating comeback as Arsenal beat Leicester 4-3 on Friday to ensure Arsene Wenger’s side opened the English Premier League with a victory for only the second time in eight seasons. Arsenal turned around the league’s first Friday opener in the closing minutes at Emirates Stadium. After Aaron Ramsey leveled ...
  • Soccer Roundup: Morocco challenges North America with bid for 2026 World Cup / World Scores EPL Man City(PhatzRadio Sports / AP)   —-   Morocco announced Friday that it will bid to host the 2026 World Cup, providing a challenge to a joint North American project that is aiming to bring soccer’s main event back to the United States for the first time in more than 30 years. The Moroccan Football Federation released a two-sentence ...
  • Soccer Roundup: Conte frustrated as Chelsea launches title defense in EPL / World Scores Watford's Etienne Capoue, left, and Tottenham Hotspur's Dele Alli battle for the ball during their English Premier League soccer match at Vicarage Road, Watford England Sunday Jan. 1, 2017. (John Walton/PA via AP)(Photo: The Associated Press)(PhatzRadio Sports / AP)    —-   Antonio Conte missed out on two of his top transfer targets, saw a key player sold against his wishes, and feels the current Chelsea squad is ill-equipped to handle the addition of the Champions League to its schedule. No wonder the Italian coach cuts a frustrated figure heading into the start ...
  • Soccer Roundup: Real Madrid beats Manchester United 2-1 to win Super Cup / World Soccer Watford's Etienne Capoue, left, and Tottenham Hotspur's Dele Alli battle for the ball during their English Premier League soccer match at Vicarage Road, Watford England Sunday Jan. 1, 2017. (John Walton/PA via AP)(Photo: The Associated Press)SKOPJE, Macedonia (AP) — Real Madrid eased to a 2-1 victory over Manchester United to win the Super Cup on Tuesday, with goals in each half from Casemiro and Isco. Cristiano Ronaldo watched most of the end-to-end action from the bench, while his teammates outclassed United Cup on a hot night. Casemiro hit the bar with a ...
  • Soccer Roundup: PREMIER LEAGUE 2017-18: 5 teams to watch out for this season / World Scores El Salvador's Nelson Bonilla, right, is congratulad by teammates after hi scored against Mexico during a CONCACAF Gold Cup soccer match in San Diego, Sunday, July 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)(Photo: The Associated Press)LONDON (AP) — Five teams to keep an eye on in the English Premier League, which starts on Friday. ___ CHELSEA Antonio Conte ignited the first managerial feud of the season when he said that Chelsea must avoid “a Mourinho season” as the champions seek to defend their Premier League title. Conte was referring to Chelsea’s implosion under Jose ...
  • Soccer Roundup: Arsenal beats Chelsea in penalties to win Community Shield / World Scores Crystal Palace's Luka Milivojevic celebrates after scoring a penalty during the English Premier League soccer match between Crystal Palace and Arsenal at Selhurst Park in London, Monday April 10, 2017. (AP Photo/Tim Ireland)LONDON (AP) — Arsenal will start the Premier League season on a high note after mastering the experimental ABBA penalty shootout pattern to beat Chelsea to the Community Shield. Wembley Stadium provided the biggest stage yet for global trials with the format that mixes up the order of penalties rather than spotkicks alternating between teams A ...
  • Soccer Roundup: / World Scores bayer-finalsWASHINGTON (AP) — Kofi Opare scored his first goal of the season as D.C. United played MLS-leading Toronto FC to a 1-1 draw on Saturday night. D.C. United (5-14-4) managed just four shots — one on target — and its own goal tied the match in the 52nd minute. United, which snapped a six-game losing streak, ...
  • Soccer Roundup: Wembley test for Chelsea, Arsenal after tough offseason / World Scores -elton-jantjies-super-rugby-lions-stormers_3935975LONDON (AP) — When Chelsea faces Arsenal in the Community Shield on Sunday, the winner may be which team can best put a turbulent offseason behind them. The traditional season curtain raiser at Wembley Stadium features league champion Chelsea against FA Cup winner Arsenal. Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has been trying to keep hold of Alexis Sanchez ...
  • Soccer Roundup: AC Milan to face Macedonian side Shkendija in Europa League / World Scores MLS All Stars-USATSI-10194407NYON, Switzerland (AP) — AC Milan’s return to European competition after a three-year absence continues with a Europa League playoff against Macedonian side Shkendija. Another former European giant enters the competition as Ajax faces Rosenborg after the Dutch side was eliminated from Champions League qualifying by Nice. Wayne Rooney will be playing in Croatia after Everton was ...
  • Soccer Roundup: UEFA bans United defender Jones for abusing doping official / World Scores NYON, Switzerland (AP) — UEFA banned Manchester United defender Phil Jones on Monday for two European games for abusing a doping control officer following the Europa League final in May. Jones was also fined 5,000 euros ($5,900), while the club was fined 10,000 euros ($11,800) for incidents which took place after United beat Ajax to win ...
  • Soccer Roundup: Every Major League Soccer team’s greatest-ever player / World Scores MLS-DONOVON-1224-69295838(PhatzRadio Sports  / USA Today Sports)    —–      With the MLS All-Star Game showcase vs. Real Madrid about to go down in Chicago, this seems as appropriate a time as any to conduct an exercise to attempt to name each Major League Soccer franchise’s greatest-ever player. In this context, the greatest player does not have to be ...
  • Soccer Roundup: Frei, Sounders play Schmid, Galaxy to 0-0 draw / World Scores MLS v PLCARSON, Calif. (AP) — Stefan Frei had four saves for his seventh shutout of the season and the Seattle Sounders played Los Angeles to a 0-0 draw Saturday night in coach Sigi Schmid’s return to the Galaxy. Schmid was hired Thursday after the Galaxy (6-10-5) fired coach Curt Onalfo just 20 games into his first season. Schmid ...
  • Soccer Roundup: Half of US roster could change for World Cup / World Scores Clint Dempsey can become the U.S. men's national team's all-time leader in goals scored against Jamaica.(Photo: Jerome Miron, USA TODAY Sports)NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. coach Bruce Arena has used 48 players during a 14-game unbeaten streak since replacing Jurgen Klinsmann last November, including seven who made their national team debuts. There could be many fresh faces for next year’s World Cup, led by teenager star Christian Pulisic. Arena’s roster projects to include only about half ...
  • Soccer Roundup: Australian women beat U.S. in Tournament of Nations / World Scores Women Soccer -USATSI-10182678SEATTLE (AP) — Tameka Butt scored in the 67th minute and Australia beat the United States for the first time in the 28-game series, 1-0 in the Tournament of Nations on Thursday night. The Matildas also snapped the Americans’ four-game winning streak. Just moments after Butt’s goal got past goalkeeper Alyssa Naeher, Carli Lloyd blasted a cross ...
  • Soccer Roundup: Morris’s 88th-minute goal gives US Gold Cup title / World Scores Jamaica goalkeeper Andre Blake waves as he holds the Golden Glove trophy after Jamaica lost the Gold Cup final soccer match against the United States in Santa Clara, Calif., Wednesday, July 26, 2017. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)(Photo: The Associated Press)SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — As the victorious American players bounced so hard the podium shook, medals round their necks, a beaming Bruce Arena in the back raised his arms to the air right along with them as gold confetti began to fall. The U.S. resurgence is off to an impressive start since Arena returned late ...
  • Gold Cup title would keep Bruce Arena-led USMNT headed on right path / World Scores Clint Dempsey can become the U.S. men's national team's all-time leader in goals scored against Jamaica.(Photo: Jerome Miron, USA TODAY Sports)(PhatzRadio Sports / USA Today Sports)    —-    The CONCACAF Gold Cup, which the United States will win if it beats Jamaica on Wednesday, is the second-most important tournament the men’s national team regularly plays in. Out of two. U.S. coach Bruce Arena said before the competition started that lifting the trophy confers little in the way of ...

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