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Peru's ex-soccer boss pleads not guilty in FIFA bribe scheme
NEW YORK (AP) -- Peru's former soccer boss has pleaded not guilty to U.S. charges accusing him in a multibillion-dollar FIFA bribery scandal involving marketing and broadcasting rights....

Former Chelsea player says he was paid to keep abuse quiet
LONDON (AP) -- A former Chelsea player said he was paid 50,000 pounds ($77,500) by the Premier League club to "keep a lid" on sexual abuse he suffered at the hands of its former chief scout....

Chapecoense vows to compete, possibly with borrowed players
CHAPECO, Brazil (AP) -- Six players, a handful of support staff, and deep sorrow are all that remain of Brazil's Chapecoense soccer club....

Southgate overcomes own misgivings to land England job
LONDON (AP) -- Five months after saying he lacked the experience to coach England, Gareth Southgate landed one of soccer's toughest roles on Wednesday by showing he can handle the responsibility....

Someday soccer will return to Chapecoense, as at Man Utd
LONDON (AP) -- Someday, somehow, soccer will likely return at Chapecoense....

Thousands squeeze into church, stadium to mourn tragic crash
CHAPECO, Brazil (AP) -- Thousands squeezed into Chapeco's cathedral and even more packed a stadium to mourn the death of 71 people in a plane crash, 19 of them members of the Chapecoense club who had been on the brink of soccer greatness....

Chapecoense striker had just found out he would be a dad
A week ago, Chapecoense striker Tiaguinho was jumping for joy after finding out that he was going to be a father for the first time....