Men's soccer

Policemens stand next to spectators during the English Premier League soccer match between Everton and Liverpool at Goodison Park in Liverpool, England, Sunday, March 3, 2019. (AP Photo/Rui Vieira)
March 11, 2019 - 6:49 pm
LONDON (AP) — For a person who's determined to storm a Premier League field and confront — even assault — a player, there isn't much that stands in the way. Seating is packed close to the action, and players — especially when taking corners and throw-ins — are in touching distance of rival fans...
Read More
FILE - In this Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2018 file photo, men work on the construction site of the Ras Abu Aboud stadium, backdropped by the city skyline in Doha, Qatar. A FIFA feasibility study concluded the 2022 World Cup can expand to 48 teams by using at least one of Qatar's neighbors as an additional host, and found there is a low legal risk to changing the format and an additional $400 million in revenue could be generated The Associated Press obtained a copy of the 81-page report on Monday, March 11, 2019 that assesses the political, logistical and legal issues surrounding adding 16 teams _ a significant change to the format more than eight years after Qatar won the hosting rights. (AP Photo/Vadim Ghirda, File)
March 11, 2019 - 3:21 pm
LONDON (AP) — A FIFA feasibility study concluded the 2022 World Cup can expand to 48 teams by using at least one of Qatar's neighbors as an additional host, and found there is a low legal risk to changing the format and an additional $400 million in revenue could be generated. The Associated Press...
Read More
Newly appointed Real Madrid head coach Zinedine Zidane arrives at a press conference in Madrid, Monday March 11, 2019. Real Madrid picked one of its most successful coaches to try to end one of its worst crises. Zinedine Zidane is returning to coach Real Madrid, the club he led to three straight Champions League titles. (AP Photo/Bernat Armangue)
March 11, 2019 - 2:12 pm
MADRID (AP) — Real Madrid picked one of its most successful figures to try to end one of its worst crises. Zinedine Zidane is returning to coach Madrid, the club he led to three straight Champions League titles before quitting while on top nine months ago. Madrid announced Monday that Zidane...
Read More
March 11, 2019 - 1:58 am
ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — In a story March 11 about the Boeing 737 Max 8 aircraft after a crash in Ethiopia, The Associated Press reported erroneously that China grounded its models of the same plane for nine hours. China's aviation authority ordered its airlines to ground their Boeing 737 8 Max...
Read More
United States' Tobin Heath, second from right, is congratulated on her goal by Mallory Pugh (11), Megan Rapinoe and Alex Morgan (13) during the first half of a SheBelieves Cup soccer match against Brazil Tuesday, March 5, 2019, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Mike Carlson)
March 11, 2019 - 12:12 am
While Serena Williams admittedly doesn't follow soccer, the U.S. women's national team caught her attention with its lawsuit seeking equitable pay. The players accuse the U.S. Soccer Federation of "institutionalized gender discrimination" that includes unequal pay with their counterparts on the men...
Read More
Bayern's Robert Lewandowski, left, kicks the ball during the German Bundesliga soccer match between FC Bayern Munich and VfL Wolfsburg in Munich, Germany, Saturday, March 9, 2019. Robert Lewandowski has become the outright top-scoring foreign player in Bundesliga history. (AP Photo/Matthias Schrader)
March 10, 2019 - 6:02 pm
BERLIN (AP) — Confident after finally reclaiming the lead in the Bundesliga, Bayern Munich again turns its attention to the Champions League, where it hopes to finish the job at home against Juergen Klopp's Liverpool on Wednesday. The teams drew 0-0 in the first leg of their last-16 match at...
Read More
Arsenal players celebrate after Arsenal's Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang scored his side's second goal during the English Premier League soccer match between Arsenal and Manchester United at the Emirates Stadium in London, Sunday, March 10, 2019. (AP Photo/Tim Ireland)
March 10, 2019 - 1:56 pm
LONDON (AP) — Soaked by the rain swirling around Arsenal's stadium, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer watched helplessly as his dream Premier League start as Manchester United manager was brought to a halt on Sunday. After 12 unbeaten matches across three months since Jose Mourinho's firing, United finally lost...
Read More
March 10, 2019 - 1:12 pm
BERLIN (AP) — Bayer Leverkusen got a helping hand from the snow in its 3-2 win at Hannover in the Bundesliga on Sunday. Hannover's Genki Haraguchi was denied an almost certain goal — with Leverkusen 2-0 ahead — when he rounded the goalkeeper and shot toward the empty net only for the orange ball to...
Read More
Tottenham Hotspur's Harry Kane, left, and Southampton's Jannik Vestergaard battle for the ball during the English Premier League soccer match at St Mary's Stadium, Southampton, England, Saturday March 9, 2019. (Andrew Matthews/PA via AP)
March 09, 2019 - 11:54 am
LONDON (AP) — Raheem Sterling's second-half hat trick helped Manchester City build a four-point lead atop the English Premier League on Saturday. Tottenham's second-half collapse put Spurs in danger of not even finishing in the top four. Man City upped the pressure on second-placed Liverpool by...
Read More
The Toronto Blue Jays and New York Yankees stand for their national anthems before a spring training baseball game, Monday, Feb. 25, 2019, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)
March 08, 2019 - 12:30 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Yankees are buying back the YES Network, partnering with Amazon in a deal that will give the company the right to stream games in the team's broadcast territory. The deal for the team's parent company to purchase 80 percent of the network from The Walt Disney Co. values...
Read More

Pages