Suurbier, mainstay of Ajax, Dutch teams of 1970s, dies at 75

BRUSSELS (AP) — Wim Suurbier, the dependable right back of Ajax and Dutch national teams of…

Norwich relegated as EPL remembers Jack Charlton

NORWICH, England (AP) — Norwich became the first team to be relegated from the English Premier…

England World Cup winner Jack Charlton dies at 85

Jack Charlton, an uncompromising central defender who played alongside his brother, Bobby, in England’s World Cup-winning…

Worker hit by falling rock dies at Monaco’s training ground

MONACO (AP) — French soccer club Monaco said a construction worker died at the training ground…

Atalanta wins 4-1 to bring joy to hard-hit Bergamo

MILAN (AP) — Soccer resumed in one of the Italian cities hit hardest by the coronavirus…

Rio restarts soccer league next to field hospital for COVID

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Copa Libertadores champion Flamengo and tiny Bangu were to play at…

Company assists law enforcement in relocating to more police-friendly locations

A new company is assisting law enforcement officers in moving to other departments in that better…

Germany won’t punish players for George Floyd protests

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — The German soccer federation will not punish players who protest against the…

England allows Floyd justice messages by players in games

English Premier League players will be able to show solidarity with the George Floyd justice campaign…

Hungarian league reprimands player for George Floyd shirt

BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — The Hungarian soccer federation has issued a written reprimand to a player…

FIFA signals support for in-game Floyd solidarity messages

FIFA urged soccer competition organizers on Monday to apply “common sense” and consider not sanctioning players…

Cologne forward Modeste joins Bundesliga protests over Floyd

BERLIN (AP) — Cologne forward Anthony Modeste became the latest Bundesliga player to make a statement…

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…

‘Political speech’: Facebook won’t remove Trump attacks on Joe Scarborough about staffer’s death

Facebook does not plan to take down President Trump's posts alleging that MSNBC anchor Joe Scarborough…

Spanish clubs allowed to train with groups of up 14 players

MADRID (AP) — Spanish league clubs are allowed to train with groups of up to 14…

Former Brazil women’s soccer coach Alvarez dies at 63

SAO PAULO (AP) — Oswaldo Alvarez, who coached Brazil at the last two Women’s World Cups,…

Spanish clubs now allowed to train with groups of 14 players

MADRID (AP) — Spanish league clubs are now allowed to train with groups of up to…