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After decorated career, Lloyd will savor final game with US

Oct. 25, 2021 17:42 PM EDT

Reality is starting to set in for Carli Lloyd, who plays her last game for the United States on Tuesday night. Lloyd, who memorably scored three goals in the opening 16 minutes of the U.S. victory in the 2015 Women's World Cup final, is retiring from soccer after a...

American businessman looking to rescue English team Derby

Oct. 25, 2021 14:54 PM EDT

DERBY, England (AP) — An American businessman is looking to rescue English second-tier club Derby from bankruptcy protection. Chris Kirchner, the founder of global logistics technology provider Slync.io, has written to inform supporters of his desire to buy Derby out of...

Column: Solskjaer, Koeman strain bonds of fans' affection

Oct. 25, 2021 09:58 AM EDT

MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Ole Gunnar Solskjaer was utterly devastated, at his lowest ebb at Manchester United. Humiliated by a 5-0 loss to Liverpool, the manager still had to reach his car to leave Old Trafford. After hearing his team booed off the field two hours...

Man United humiliated: Salah hat trick in 5-0 Liverpool rout

Oct. 24, 2021 14:35 PM EDT

MANCHESTER, England (AP) — There was a pick of moments that confirmed Manchester United’s humiliation against Liverpool. Maybe it came with Mohamed Salah completing his hat trick by the 50th minute. Or in the celebrations as Liverpool defender Andy Robertson was heard...

Chelsea, Man City win big without playing a striker in EPL

Oct. 23, 2021 14:57 PM EDT

Chelsea and Manchester City didn't field a recognized striker between them for their Premier League games on Saturday. It didn't stop them combining for 11 goals in ominous displays by the two title contenders. Missing injured strikers Romelu Lukaku...

Saints safety Malcolm Jenkins invests in Premier League club

Oct. 22, 2021 12:47 PM EDT

Three-time Pro Bowl safety Malcolm Jenkins spent his bye week building his portfolio. Jenkins, a two-time Super Bowl champion with the Saints and Eagles, became a minority investor in the Premier League’s Burnley Football Club this week after touring historic Turf Moor...

Messi, Salah score 2 each in Champions League goal rush

Oct. 19, 2021 18:57 PM EDT

There was a goal rush in the Champions League on Tuesday and it was hardly a surprise to see Lionel Messi and Mohamed Salah among the scorers. By converting coolly taken penalties late in their games, Messi and Salah sealed 3-2 wins for Paris Saint-Germain and Liverpool,...

Jags turn to quick-hitter called 'slider' to end epic slide

Oct. 18, 2021 15:34 PM EDT

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The Jacksonville Jaguars call it “Slider,” a somewhat fitting name for the play that helped end the NFL’s longest skid in more than four decades. Coach Urban Meyer and offensive coordinator Darrell Bevell switched to the quick-hitting...

The Latest: Pats-Cowboys becomes NFL's 10th OT game

Oct. 17, 2021 19:46 PM EDT

The Latest on Week 6 in the NFL (all times EDT): 7:40 p.m. For the fourth time this season there have been two overtimes in a week. The Cowboys and Patriots headed to OT tied at 29 after Minnesota beat Carolina 34-28 in extra time...

Tagovailoa 'not 100%' as Dolphins lose 5th consecutive game

Oct. 17, 2021 16:50 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — Tua Tagovailoa didn't expect to be the star quarterback talking about a losing streak. The Miami Dolphins QB made his first start in a month, returning from fractured ribs though he said he's "not 100%” yet. Still, the Dolphins were...