AP Interview: Parris’ WWC soul-searching, striving for elite

LONDON (AP) — As Nikita Parris reflects on a transformative year for English women’s football, not…

Celtic beats Rangers 1-0 in Scottish League Cup final

GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) — Celtic extended its domination of Scottish football by beating Glasgow rival Rangers…

Larentowicz re-signs with Atlanta United for 16th MLS season

ATLANTA (AP) — Midfielder Jeff Larentowicz will be returning to Atlanta United for his 16th season…

MLS hopes to put 30th team in Charlotte, North Carolina

NEW YORK (AP) — Major League Soccer will try to reach an agreement for ïts 30th…

MLS teams no longer will play every opponent each season

NEW YORK (AP) — Major League Soccer is breaking away from soccer’s tradition of having each…

Pareja returns to MLS as Orlando City coach

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Oscar Pareja is the new coach of Major League Soccer’s Orlando City…

Atlético escapes major punishment after Griezmann threats

MADRID (AP) — Atlético Madrid escaped major punishment Wednesday after its fans made threatening chants against…

Toronto selects Juan Agudelo in MLS re-entry draft

TORONTO (AP) — Former New England forward Juan Agudelo was selected by Toronto on Tuesday in…

MLS fines Altidore for calling refereeing ‘next to horrible’

NEW YORK (AP) — Toronto forward Jozy Altidore has been fined by Major League Soccer for…

Germany, France, Portugal in same Euro 2020 group

BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Germany, France and Portugal have been drawn in the same group at…

Rooney begins player-coach stint at Derby County

DERBY, England (AP) — Former England captain Wayne Rooney was given a rousing reception before taking…

Yokohama on verge of J-League title after win over Kawasaki

TOKYO (AP) — Yokohama F Marinos took a major step toward its first J-League title since…

Man City owners expand worldwide portfolio with Mumbai deal

MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Manchester City’s Abu Dhabi ownership has expanded its portfolio of worldwide soccer…

Ibrahimovic buys stake in Swedish soccer team Hammarby

Zlatan Ibrahimovic is back in Swedish soccer, not as a player but as the part-owner of…

US private equity firm buys $500M stake in City ownership

MANCHESTER, England (AP) — A U.S. private equity firm has bought a $500-million stake in the…

Jakob Kuhn, former Switzerland soccer coach, dies aged 76

BERN, Switzerland (AP) — Jakob Kuhn, who coached Switzerland’s national soccer team at three straight major…

Germany to monitor health of 300 retired soccer players

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Germany has launched a study of professional soccer players’ health after retirement…

MLS club Atlanta United partners with Scotland’s Aberdeen FC

ATLANTA (AP) — Atlanta United has announced a strategic partnership with Scottish club Aberdeen FC. The…

Iceland drawn to play Romania in Euro 2020 playoffs

NYON, Switzerland (AP) — Iceland’s road back to the European Championship will go through a playoff…

MLS to meet Mexican league counterparts in All-Star Game

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Landon Donovan can be excused for thinking Major League Soccer’s top players…