New Zealander Erceg holds down North Carolina’s backline

Coach Paul Riley calls defender Abby Erceg the bedrock of the North Carolina Courage. A New…

Coronavirus cases at Amazon warehouse in Minnesota outrank county rate

The number of coronavirus cases at a Minnesota Amazon warehouse was at least 4 times higher…

Monaco appoints Paul Mitchell as sporting director

MONACO (AP) — French league club Monaco appointed Paul Mitchell as its sporting director on Wednesday.…

‘We won’t tolerate’: Sports world unites behind Floyd

Players who scored in the German and Hungarian soccer leagues removed their jerseys to display undershirts…

Brighton player contracts virus, highlights EPL restart risk

The risks involved in resuming the English Premier League were underscored Sunday after a Brighton player…

Brighton COVID-19 case highlights challenges of resuming EPL

The Premier League’s challenge of resuming during the coronavirus pandemic was underscored Sunday when Brighton announced…

Brighton, West Ham raise doubts about neutral venues for EPL

Brighton has become the first English Premier League club to publicly oppose plans to try to…

DC United faces Inter Miami CF in Eastern Conference play

Inter Miami CF (0-1-0, 11th in the Eastern Conference) vs. DC United (0-1-0, eighth in the…

Paul Arriola has knee surgery, likely will miss MLS season

WASHINGTON (AP) — D.C. United midfielder Paul Arriola had major knee surgery Monday and likely will…

DC United midfielder Paul Arriola injures knee

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — DC United midfielder Paul Arriola left Saturday night’s preseason exhibition at Orlando…

Inter Miami gets Columbus captain Wil Trapp from Crew

MIAMI (AP) — Inter Miami acquired longtime Columbus captain Wil Trapp from the Crew on Friday…

Republicans are ‘getting where we need to be on the witness vote,’ senator says.

ImageSenator Rand Paul, Republican of Kentucky, during a television interview in the Capitol.Credit…T.J. Kirkpatrick for The…

3rd-tier Tranmere beats Watford, to play Man Utd in FA Cup

LIVERPOOL, England (AP) — Third-tier club Tranmere set up a fourth-round match with Manchester United in…

Beckham’s MLS team in Miami takes field for first time

MIAMI SHORES, Fla. (AP) — David Beckham’s new soccer team finally got to play soccer. After…

EPL ref consults monitor, sends off player in Norwich win

NORWICH, England (AP) — Norwich held on for a 1-0 win over fellow strugglers Bournemouth on…

French midfielders Pogba, Sissoko have operations

LONDON (AP) — French midfielders Paul Pogba and Moussa Sissoko have had operations to deal with…

3 soccer fans arrested for racist, homophobic abuse

LONDON (AP) — A Brighton fan was arrested for racially abusing Chelsea players during a Premier…

Man United midfielder Paul Pogba set for ankle surgery

LONDON (AP) — Manchester United midfielder may have to undergo ankle surgery that could keep him…

Beckham’s Inter Miami taps Diego Alonso as first coach

MIAMI (AP) — David Beckham’s new MLS team finally has its first coach, with Inter Miami…

Georgetown wins NCAA title, beating Virginia on penalty kick

CARY, N.C. (AP) — Georgetown goalkeeper Tomas Romero stopped Virginia’s Axel Gunnarsson in the seventh round…