Hoffenheim criticizes Bayern for signing promising talents

BERLIN (AP) — Hoffenheim criticized Bayern Munich on Thursday for snapping up two of its most…

Youngsters justifying the faith of top Premier League teams

Some of the top Premier League teams are putting their faith in youth in the high-stakes…

Schalke chairman quits after winless run and virus cases

GELSENKIRCHEN, Germany (AP) — Schalke chairman Clemens Tönnies stepped down Tuesday following unrest among fans because…

Soccer clubs eye bottom line with ticket refund options

Soccer clubs are finding creative ways to stem revenue losses by offering season ticket holders alternatives…

UEFA advises on protecting kids from head injuries

NYON, Switzerland (AP) — Seeking to protect young players from head injuries, UEFA published guidelines Thursday…

Standard names Philippe Montanier as its new coach

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

Bayern’s Kimmich less emotional but calmer in fan-free games

The changed routines and rhythms around matches have been startling for Joshua Kimmich. Playing for Bayern…

Bald truth: Cincinnati MLS team tweets wrong photo of coach

CINCINNATI (AP) — Oops! Cincinnati’s Major League Soccer team posted the wrong photo in its tweet…

MLS announces partnership with youth soccer association

Major League Soccer is collaborating with U.S. Youth Soccer to identify top players while also giving…

MLS launches program aimed at developing elite players

Sixty-five former U.S. Soccer Development Academy teams will join Major League Soccer’s elite player development program.…

Atalanta teenager Andrea Rinaldi dies after aneurysm

Andrea Rinaldi, a midfielder with Serie A club Atalanta, has died after an aneurysm. He was…

8 men claiming damages from Man City over sexual abuse

LONDON (AP) — Eight men who were sexually abused by a youth soccer coach will go…

MLS to launch youth competition as USSF academy folds

NEW YORK (AP) — Major League Soccer is launching an elite youth competition platform for teams…

Hertha Berlin hires Labbadia as 4th coach of the season

BERLIN (AP) — Hertha Berlin hired Bruno Labbadia as the club’s fourth coach of the season…

Former MLS player helping Spain in fight against coronavirus

MADRID (AP) — Toni Dovale has a different routine than most Spanish soccer players during the…

FIFA challenged at court by Brazil’s Teixeira, English FA

GENEVA (AP) — FIFA rulings are being challenged at the Court of Arbitration for Sport by…

Nigeria player killed in car crash, another kidnapped

LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — A soccer player formerly on Nigeria’s national team was killed in a…

Rossi signs with Major League Soccer’s Real Salt Lake

SANDY, Utah (AP) — Forward Giuseppe Rossi signed Thursday with Major League Soccer’s Real Salt Lake,…

The Giroud puzzle: Will Chelsea find room for a WCup winner?

Call it persistence. Call it force of circumstance. Call it downright desperation. Whatever it is, Olivier…

Serb player’s parents fired after he joins Kosovo Under-19s

TIRANA, Albania (AP) — The Kosovo Football Federation has complained that local authorities in an ethnic…