Champions League group stage draw

MONACO (AP) — The Champions League group stage draw made Thursday in Monaco: Group A: Paris…

Ronaldo’s Juve gets Atletico rematch in CL group-stage draw

MONACO (AP) — Missing out on the Champions League title in his first season at Juventus…

Defenders Van Dijk, Bronze win UEFA’s player of year awards

MONACO (AP) — UEFA’s player of the year awards have gone to defenders, with Liverpool’s Virgil…

Inter signs Alexis Sanchez on loan from Man United

MILAN (AP) — Forward Alexis Sanchez has joined Inter Milan on loan after underperforming at Manchester…

Longtime FIFA official Leoz, indicted in US, dies at 90

ASUNCION, Paraguay (AP) — Nicolás Leoz, a long-time South American soccer executive and FIFA official who…

Malaise at Tottenham could intensify in North London derby

Three games isn’t usually a big enough window to make cast-iron judgments about any team in…

Madrid and Barcelona coping with injury-ridden start

MADRID (AP) — Eden Hazard still hasn’t set foot on the field for an official match.…

Bayern Munich preparing for life without chief Uli Hoeness

BERLIN (AP) — After more than 40 years of Uli Hoeneß, Bayern Munich is going to…

Löw calls up Waldschmidt to Germany squad for 1st time

BERLIN (AP) — Germany coach Joachim Löw called up Luca Waldschmidt for the first time on…

Palace, Norwich pay the price for rotation in League Cup

LONDON (AP) — Premier League teams Crystal Palace and Norwich paid the price for heavily rotating…

United’s Rooney suspended additional game for blow to head

NEW YORK (AP) — D.C. United’s Wayne Rooney has been suspended an additional game for a…

Make it 3: Atlanta wins another title, capturing US Open Cup

ATLANTA (AP) — They climbed atop podium in the center of the field, hoisted a trophy…

Lukaku scores as Inter beats Lecce 4-0 in Conte’s 1st match

MILAN (AP) — New season, new Inter Milan. Antonio Conte’s reign at Inter got off to…

Trump: US economy ‘doing great’ despite signs of slowdown

By Sharon Marris, business reporter The US economy is showing signs of a slowdown, leaving President…

Zlatan scores 2, Vela ties it in Galaxy’s 3-3 draw with LAFC

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Cristian Pavón propelled the LA Galaxy to three goals…

Manchester United’s frailties persist despite $200m splurge

An offseason splurge of nearly $200 million has failed to address many of the nagging problems…

With stars out injured Barcelona promotes its youngsters

MADRID (AP) — After watching Barcelona rout Real Betis from the stands, the injured Lionel Messi…

Handball rules leading to more criticism of VAR in Germany

BERLIN (AP) — Newly implemented handball rules in soccer were supposed to provide greater clarity for…

Ailing Mihajlovic coaches Bologna during leukemia treatment

ROME (AP) — A hospital band was on his right wrist and a bandage was visible…

Florida in state of emergency as it braces for Hurricane Dorian

By Philip Whiteside, international news reporter A state of emergency has been declared in Florida as…