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Jogo bonito: Pelé ’s 10 most memorable goals

Dec. 29, 2022 16:11 PM EST

Pelé made scoring look easy, getting the ball into the net in the most varied and beautiful ways — dribbling past defenders, firing powerful shots, striking well-placed free kicks or using firm headers. Nearly 1,090 of his goals came with the Brazilian club Santos, and 95 were scored with...

Cameroon is first African team to beat Brazil at World Cup

Dec. 02, 2022 18:24 PM EST

LUSAIL, Qatar (AP) — Cameroon coach Rigobert Song came full circle on a memorable and bittersweet night for African soccer. Jerome Ngom Mbekeli, the only member of Cameroon’s team who plays for a Cameroonian club, made an inspiring run and cross to set up Vincent Aboubakar’s...

Uruguay beats Ghana 2-0 at World Cup, both teams eliminated

Dec. 02, 2022 15:27 PM EST

AL WAKRAH, Qatar (AP) — Luis Suarez couldn't watch as his Uruguay team slid toward a painful World Cup exit. He put his hands in front of his eyes, then pulled his shirt over his head. When his face emerged again, there were tears. The Uruguay captain sat in the dugout after being...

World Cup Viewer's Guide: Ronaldo and Neymar seek history

Nov. 23, 2022 12:27 PM EST

DOHA, Qatar (AP) — Two of the best players in soccer start World Cup competition Thursday as Cristiano Ronaldo and Neymar both seek history in Qatar. Ronaldo is attempting to become the first male soccer player to score in five different World Cups when he leads Portugal against...

LAFC claims 1st MLS Cup title with shootout win over Union

Nov. 05, 2022 21:44 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A weary Carlos Vela reluctantly checked out of the MLS Cup final in the 97th minute, giving way to Gareth Bale in a tense 2-2 game. Los Angeles FC's first player and longtime captain had no idea this epic final had only begun to exhaust him and everybody else...