Torino and Parma to kick off Italian soccer’s return

Torino’s match at home to Parma on June 20 will be the first Serie A match…

Liverpool stars take a knee in gesture of support for Floyd

LIVERPOOL, England (AP) — Liverpool players took a knee around the center circle at Anfield Stadium…

Italian soccer considers allowing fans into stadiums in July

Italian soccer is considering allowing fans into stadiums next month. The Italian federation issued a 40-page…

French soccer player apologizes for taking part in a match

PARIS (AP) — French soccer player Gaëtan Laborde has apologized for recently taking part in an…

Fortunes of Berlin clubs changed by Bundesliga’s virus break

BERLIN (AP) — The Bundesliga’s coronavirus-induced break has changed the fortunes of the Berlin clubs. The…

MLS players agree to salary cuts, possible tournament

The Major League Soccer Players Association voted to approve economic concessions for this season, including across-the-board…

Valencia ‘surprised’ at Atalanta coach’s virus revelation

When Atalanta coach Gian Piero Gasperini was struggling with the coronavirus in mid-March, the prospect of…

Young players call for ‘Justice for George Floyd’ in Germany

BERLIN (AP) — Four young soccer players in Germany’s Bundesliga addressed the death of George Floyd…

Sancho leads ‘Justice for George Floyd’ protests in Germany

BERLIN (AP) — Jadon Sancho joined protests across German soccer at the weekend by lifting his…

Thuram tribute to Floyd as Gladbach beats Union 4-1

BERLIN (AP) — Marcus Thuram took a moment in apparent tribute to George Floyd after scoring…

Icardi’s arrival at PSG could push Cavani to look elsewhere

PARIS (AP) — Prolific striker Mauro Icardi’s arrival at French champion Paris Saint-Germain on a four-year…

Key developments on the restart of European soccer leagues

Developments Saturday on the resumption of European soccer’s major leagues during the coronavirus pandemic: GERMANY: Bayern…

Bayern beats Fortuna 5-0 to take 10-point Bundesliga lead

MUNICH (AP) — Robert Lewandowski scored twice as Bayern Munich took a confident step closer to…

Bayern Munich crushes Fortuna Düsseldorf 5-0, inches closer to 8th straight title

Video Details May 30, 2020 at 2:49p ET | Soccer | Duration: 6:59 Robert Lewandowski scored…

Ex-sports minister says French league was canceled too early

PARIS (AP) — The French soccer leagues were canceled too early under government pressure, a former…

Robert Lewandowski caps incredible Bayern attack with vicious strike

Video Details May 30, 2020 at 1:27p ET | Soccer | Duration: 1:14 Just before halftime,…

Werder beats Schalke to boost Bundesliga survival hopes

GELSENKIRCHEN, Germany (AP) — Werder Bremen revived its hopes of avoiding relegation Saturday with a 1-0…

Eintracht Frankfurt upsets Wolfsburg, picks up first Bundesliga win in nearly four months

Video Details May 30, 2020 at 11:48a ET | Soccer | Duration: 5:44 It had been…

1899 Hoffenheim, Mainz battle for 90 minutes, Ihlas Bebou’s strike is the difference for Hoffenheim

Video Details May 30, 2020 at 11:56a ET | Soccer | Duration: 9:20 In the 29th…

Ukraine’s soccer restart disrupted by positive tests

KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — The Ukrainian Premier League restarted Saturday but one game was called off…