Former FIFA candidate appeals to overturn Asian soccer vote

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — An appeal to overturn an Asian soccer election for seats on the…

Spanish club Valencia fires coach Celades after poor streak

VALENCIA, Spain (AP) — Spanish club Valencia fired coach Albert Celades on Monday following poor results.…

3 players from PSG women’s teams test positive for virus

PARIS (AP) — Paris Saint-Germain said on Saturday that three players from its women’s teams have…

Ronaldo back in form as Juventus beats 10-man Lecce 4-0

Cristiano Ronaldo is back in form. He set up two goals and converted a penalty to…

Atlético Madrid extends good run with 1-0 win over Levante

MADRID (AP) — Atlético Madrid extended its good run after the pandemic break with a 1-0…

Pride withdraws from NWSL tourney after COVID-19 positives

The Orlando Pride have withdrawn from the upcoming National Women’s Soccer League tournament after six players…

Huge virus outbreak at abattoir adds to Schalke’s troubles

BERLIN (AP) — It’s bad enough that Schalke is going through its longest ever run without…

Tech giants back off from providing facial recognition to police

Three major tech companies have backed away from their facial recognition programs after long-standing questions about…

Barcelona’s Setién expects a close finish in Spanish league

MADRID (AP) — The three-month break caused by the coronavirus pandemic didn’t seem to adversely affect…

Benfica held 0-0 to sit tied for Portuguese league lead

LISBON, Portugal (AP) — With scarves replacing fans and an eagle mascot making its traditional pre-game…

Ukraine soccer club has 25 virus cases among players, staff

KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — A Ukrainian soccer team has found 25 cases of the coronavirus among…

NWSL sets schedule for tournament in Utah

The National Women’s Soccer League has set the schedule for the opening round of its tournament…

Portuguese court convicts 41 in Sporting Lisbon fan attack

LISBON, Portugal (AP) — A Portuguese court on Thursday convicted 41 people of assault and threatening…

6 virus cases at 3 Premier League clubs as training resumes

MANCHESTER, England (AP) — The Premier League’s first wave of mass coronavirus testing of players and…

6 virus cases across 3 EPL clubs as training resumes

MANCHESTER, England (AP) — The English Premier League’s first wave of mass coronavirus testing of players…

Spanish soccer players return to training camps, get tested

MADRID (AP) — Soccer players in Spain returned to their team’s training camps Wednesday for the…

German company says it developed rapid coronavirus test that can also check for other respiratory diseases

A German company said it has developed a test for the COVID-19 virus that can deliver…

Liverpool charges 25 points clear by beating Bournemouth 2-1

LIVERPOOL, England (AP) — A scare survived this time, Liverpool is three wins from glory. “We…

Liverpool beaten again in FA Cup loss to Chelsea

LONDON (AP) — Liverpool was eliminated from the FA Cup on Tuesday in a 2-0 loss…

‘Clásico’ puts Madrid at ease again, leaves Barça pressured

MADRID (AP) — What a difference a “clásico” makes. The bad press, the pressure from fans,…