Arteta draws positives despite drawing first game in charge

BOURNEMOUTH, England (AP) — Mikel Arteta liked what he saw in his first game in charge…

Martial’s double helps Man United beat Newcastle 4-1

MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Anthony Martial’s double helped Manchester United come from behind to beat Newcastle…

Racism arrests made at third-tier game in English soccer

PETERBOROUGH, England (AP) — Two fans of English third-tier club Doncaster were arrested on suspicion of…

Calvert-Lewin gives Ancelotti winning start at Everton

LIVERPOOL, England (AP) — Dominic Calvert-Lewin gave Carlo Ancelotti’s managerial reign at Everton a winning start…

Arteta’s Arsenal tenure begins with 1-1 draw at Bournemouth

BOURNEMOUTH, England (AP) — Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang scored an equalizer for Arsenal as Mikel Arteta’s first match…

Crystal Palace beats West Ham 2-1 in EPL

LONDON (AP) — Jordan Ayew produced a wonder goal in the 90th minute to earn Crystal…

Foster’s wonder save helps Watford draw at Sheffield United

SHEFFIELD, England (AP) — Watford goalkeeper Ben Foster produced one of the saves of the season…

Aston Villa out of drop zone after late winner over Norwich

BIRMINGHAM, England (AP) — Conor Hourihane helped Aston Villa’s English Premier League survival hopes by sealing…

Mourinho’s Spurs beat Brighton in latest Boxing Day boost

LONDON (AP) — Tottenham and Jose Mourinho maintained their impressive Boxing Day records with a 2-1…

Inter, Lazio bid to end Juve’s 8-year grip on Serie A title

Dygualdo, LuLa or Immobile? The Serie A title race could come down to which team has…

Barca and Madrid lead in Spain at winter break despite flaws

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Even though Barcelona and Real Madrid have yet to dominate like in…

Mandzukic leaves Juventus for Qatar’s Al-Duhail

DOHA, Qatar (AP) — Croatia striker Mario Mandzukic has joined Qatari club Al-Duhail on a free…

Tottenham bans supporter for throwing cup at Chelsea keeper

LONDON (AP) — Tottenham has banned a supporter for throwing a cup at Chelsea goalkeeper Kepa…

Leipzig top in Germany at halfway stage, but Bayern revived

Is this the season when Bayern Munich’s seven-year hold on the German title ends? A poor…

Ings getting better: Striker living up to Klopp’s prediction

It felt like a polite but overly complimentary tribute from Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp as he…

28,500 Union Berlin fans gather to sing Christmas carols

BERLIN (AP) — Thousands of Union Berlin fans gathered together on Monday to sing Christmas carols…

Chelsea fan arrested for alleged racism toward Son at Spurs

LONDON (AP) — A Chelsea fan was arrested during Sunday’s Premier League game at Tottenham for…

Cafu closes foundation due to financial difficulties

SAO PAULO (AP) — Former Brazil soccer captain Cafu announced on Monday the closing of his…

Premier League not following FIFA advice for handling racism

LONDON (AP) — When FIFA asked every competition to enforce a three-step procedure in response to…

Survey finds Barcelona is best-paid team in world sports

LONDON (AP) — Soccer players at Spanish powerhouses Barcelona and Real Madrid and Italy champion Juventus…