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Peru captain Paolo Guerrero to miss World Cup, banned 1 year

ZURICH (AP) — Peru captain Paolo Guerrero will miss the World Cup after being banned by FIFA for one year because of a positive...

Ronaldo moves level with archrival Messi with 5 Ballon d’Ors

PARIS (AP) — A decade of dominance as the world's two best soccer players has left Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi level with five...

Marseille, Bilbao, Copenhagen advance in Europa League

Former champions League winner Marseille, Copenhagen, Athletic Bilbao and AEK Athens were among the eight teams to qualify for the knockout stage of Europa...

Liverpool completes Champions League sweep for England

PARIS (AP) — England has become the first country to have five teams in the knockout stage of the Champions League after Liverpool completed...

Whitman joins Sacramento MLS expansion bid

NEW YORK (AP) — Meg Whitman, the CEO of Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co., joined the bid of Sacramento, California, for a Major League Soccer...

Man U, Basel, Roma, Juventus advance in Champions League

Manchester United advanced to the Champions League knockout stage after rallying to beat CSKA Moscow 2-1 on Tuesday to remain unbeaten at Old Trafford...

Olympic ban for Russia’s World Cup organizing chief

MOSCOW (AP) — Russia's World Cup can't avoid the tarnished legacy of Russia's Winter Olympics. The doping scandals that have consumed Russian sports for the...

Pogba red card mars Man U’s win over Arsenal in EPL

Jose Mourinho finally won a big away game in the English Premier League after 18 months in charge of Manchester United. It came at a...

Madrid draws, loses chance to move closer to Barcelona

MADRID (AP) — Barcelona stumbled again, and Real Madrid wasn't able to capitalize. Madrid missed a chance to move closer to the top of the...

Beleaguered World Cup gets weak opener: Russia-Saudi Arabia

MOSCOW (AP) — A World Cup shrouded in corruption controversies and struggling to attract sponsors could have the dreariest of starts. Host Russia and Saudi...

Higuain punishes former club as Juventus wins 1-0 at Napoli

Juventus striker Gonzalo Higuain punished his former club with an early goal in a 1-0 win at Serie A leader Napoli on Friday that...

Putin welcomes soccer world to Kremlin for World Cup draw

MOSCOW (AP) — Vladimir Putin welcomes soccer luminaries to the Kremlin on Friday for a World Cup draw that provides a global audience for...

Cadiz eliminates Real Betis in Copa del Rey thriller

MADRID (AP) — Real Betis became the latest top-tier casualty in the Copa del Rey this week, failing to advance to the last 16...

City wins again after late goal, Rooney scores from own half

MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola burst onto the field with his fists clenched and leapt into the air. Benjamin Mendy,...

Barcelona cruises to 5-0 victory over Murcia in Copa del Rey

MADRID (AP) — Barcelona reached the last 16 of the Copa del Rey with a comfortable 5-0 win over Murcia on Wednesday, but Basque...

Man United scores 4 goals again to showcase attacking talent

So often lauded for its defensive strength, Manchester United issued another reminder of its attacking talent by scoring four goals in a Premier League...

Bale leads Real Madrid into next round of Copa del Rey

MADRID (AP) — Gareth Bale needed only a few minutes to help Real Madrid secure a spot in the last 16 of the Copa...

United, Chelsea rely on strokes of fortune in EPL

LIVERPOOL, England (AP) — Manchester United and Chelsea needed fortunate goals to maintain their status as the closest challengers to rampant leader Manchester City...

Schalke stuns Dortmund with biggest comeback, Bayern loses

BERLIN (AP) — Defender Naldo scored in the fourth minute of injury time as Schalke rallied from four goals down to draw at Borussia...

Barcelona, Chelsea advance to Champions League last 16

Chelsea advanced to the knockout stage of the Champions League with a game to spare after beating 10-man Qarabag 4-0 on Wednesday, securing manager...

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