Iranian clubs agree hosting plan for Asian Champions League

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Iranian soccer clubs reached a compromise with Asian Champions League organizers…

South Korea, Saudi Arabia qualify for men’s Olympic soccer

BANGKOK, Thailand (AP) — South Korea and Saudi Arabia both qualified for the men’s Olympic soccer…

Soccer players union promises to defend Olympic protesters

GENEVA (AP) — Soccer players who defy Olympic rules by making protest gestures at the 2020…

Southampton beats Palace 2-0, climbs into top half of EPL

LONDON (AP) — Southampton continued its revival with a 2-0 victory at Crystal Palace that lifted…

Sevilla beats Levante to advance to last 16 in Copa del Rey

MADRID (AP) — Sevilla defeated Levante 3-1 to reach the round of 16 of the Copa…

Aguero grabs winner for Man City as Laporte makes return

SHEFFIELD, England (AP) — Sergio Aguero came off the bench to score a sixth goal in…

Bournemouth ends 4-game EPL losing run by beating Brighton

BOURNEMOUTH, England (AP) — Bournemouth ended by a four-game losing run in the Premier League by…

Controversial Irish soccer official resigns from UEFA

NYON, Switzerland (AP) — Ireland’s top soccer official has resigned from the UEFA executive committee after…

Cyprus police arrest soccer player amid match-fixing probe

NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — Cyprus police have arrested a 30-year-old soccer player in connection with a…

Mixed form for Arteta’s Arsenal goes on in Sheffield U draw

LONDON (AP) — Arsenal’s youngsters stepped in for the suspended Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang but couldn’t do enough…

Calvert-Lewin scores again as Everton draws with West Ham

LONDON (AP) — Dominic Calvert-Lewin kept up his strong scoring form to give Everton a 1-1…

Grealish rescues draw for Aston Villa at Brighton

BRIGHTON, England (AP) — Jack Grealish rescued a 1-1 draw for relegation-threatened Aston Villa at Brighton…

Atlanta United signs defender Castillo to bolster left back

ATLANTA (AP) — Atlanta United announced the signing of defender Edgar Castillo on Friday. The 33-year-old…

Sebastian Berhalter, son of US coach, joins Columbus Crew

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Midfielder Sebastian Berhalter, a 19-year-old son of U.S. national team coach Gregg…

Chinese soccer missing targets on its 2020 Action Plan.

Barely weeks into the near year, Chinese soccer’s “2020 Action Plan” is in tatters after another…

Dortmund promotes American 17-year-old Reyna to first team

DORTMUND, Germany (AP) — Borussia Dortmund promoted American teenager Gio Reyna to its first team Wednesday.…

Gedson Fernandes joins Tottenham as Mourinho’s 1st signing

LONDON (AP) — Jose Mourinho completed his first signing as Tottenham manager on Wednesday, bringing in…

Barcelona and Madrid to face 3rd-division clubs in Copa

MADRID (AP) — Barcelona and Real Madrid will face third-division clubs in the last 32 of…

PSG’s ‘Fantastic Four’ in attack may be hurting the defense

AP Sports Writer (AP) — The compliments have been pouring in for a Paris Saint-Germain strike…

Aguero overtakes Henry as record EPL foreign scorer

BIRMINGHAM, England (AP) — Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero has set the record for most English…