European soccer clubs face $4.5B income drop over next year

GENEVA (AP) — European soccer clubs expect to lose 4 billion euros ($4.5 billion) in revenue…

UEFA eases club finance rules for 1 year due to the pandemic

NYON, Switzerland (AP) — UEFA has eased its rules for monitoring spending by Europe’s top soccer…

Diego Costa pleads guilty to tax fraud in Spain

MADRID (AP) — Atlético Madrid striker Diego Costa pleaded guilty to tax fraud on Thursday after…

UEFA bans Turkish leader Trabzonspor in financial case

NYON, Switzerland (AP) — Turkish league leader Trabzonspor was banned from one season of European soccer…

AP Interview: Udinese and Watford owners wary of restart

ROME (AP) — After nearly 35 years of club ownership — more than anyone else in…

Virus tests crucial if German soccer to resume soon

DÜSSELDORF, Germany (AP) — German soccer needs regular coronavirus testing and political backing in order to…

German clubs pledge cash for clubs struggling for revenue

DÜSSELDORF, Germany (AP) — Four German soccer clubs have pledged a combined 20 million euros ($21.9…

Lower-division soccer clubs among hardest hit by pandemic

MADRID (AP) — A Spanish third-division soccer team had just started selling a special membership package…

Germany leads the way on soccer salary cuts as virus hits

DÜSSELDORF, Germany (AP) — European soccer’s biggest leagues continue to be suspended and players are coming…

Former Spain player Xabi Alonso acquitted of tax fraud

MADRID (AP) — Former Real Madrid player Xabi Alonso has been acquitted of tax fraud in…