MATCHDAY: Real Madrid can seal 1st La Liga title in 3 years

A look at what’s happening around European soccer on Thursday: SPAIN Real Madrid has its first…

Madrid beats Alavés 2-0 for 8th straight win in title march

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Karim Benzema scored one goal and set up another to help Real…

Ocampos scores and makes winning save for Sevilla in La Liga

MADRID (AP) — It was a night to remember for Sevilla forward Lucas Ocampos in the…

Morata double leads Atlético to 3-0 over Mallorca in Liga

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Álvaro Morata scored twice to lead Atlético Madrid to a 3-0 win…

Sevilla wins derby as La Liga returns with video game look

MADRID (AP) — With a video game look for fans at home, the Spanish league resumed…

Standard names Philippe Montanier as its new coach

BRUSSELS (AP) — Standard Liege named Philippe Montanier as its new coach on Wednesday, replacing Michel…

Lillo reunites with Guardiola as City’s new assistant coach

MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Manchester City hired Juan Manuel Lillo as the club’s assistant coach on…

Messi concern after missed practice ahead of La Liga return

MADRID (AP) — One missed practice was enough to raise concerns about Lionel Messi. Messi’s presence…

Status of European soccer leagues

The status of European soccer’s major men’s leagues following their suspension in March due to the…

Spanish soccer league allowed to resume in June

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez announced Saturday that the soccer league in…

Messi says pandemic stoppage can benefit Barcelona

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Lionel Messi believes the long break caused by the coronavirus pandemic will…

Soccer clubs contemplating options for season ticket holders

MADRID (AP) — Many soccer clubs in Europe are still contemplating how to reimburse their season…

LaLiga: Saudis bidding for Newcastle are ‘stealing football’

The president of the Spanish league wants the Premier League to consider the “damage” that Saudi…

La Liga aims to restart in June; will begin testing players

MADRID (AP) — The Spanish league said Monday it is confident it can restart in June…

European Soccer Weekend: Clasico in Madrid and English final

What to watch in the leading leagues in European soccer this weekend: SPAIN The second clásico…

MLS owners predict league will surpass MLB, Premier League

NEW YORK (AP) — Los Angeles FC lead owner Larry Berg predicts Major League Soccer will…

Spanish league head takes on FIFA over expanding club event

LONDON (AP) — FIFA’s determination to have a bigger role in club football worldwide is troubling…

LA Galaxy sign former Chicago midfielder Aleksandar Katai

CARSON, Calif. (AP) — The LA Galaxy have signed former Chicago Fire midfielder Aleksandar Katai. The…

Espanyol fires second coach of La Liga season

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Espanyol fired coach Pablo Machín on Monday with the team in last…

South Florida officials seeking more international soccer

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — More than two dozen political leaders in South Florida have written…