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Bobby Wood signs with New England Revolution

Dec. 05, 2022 18:22 PM EST

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Former U.S. national team forward Bobby Wood agreed Monday to a one-year contract with Major League Soccer's New England Revolution. The deal includes a 2024 team option. The 30-year-old from Hawaii, selected in stage two of last week's...

Believe the hype, Bellingham is lighting up the World Cup

Dec. 05, 2022 06:33 AM EST

DOHA, Qatar (AP) — Jordan Henderson knew exactly who to thank after opening the scoring in England’s 3-0 win against Senegal at the World Cup. Pointing a finger in the direction of Jude Bellingham, Henderson charged over to his teammate, pressed his face nose-to-nose with the...

American soccer success in men's World Cup remains a dream

Dec. 04, 2022 14:20 PM EST

DOHA, Qatar (AP) — American success in the men's World Cup remains a dream. The U.S. team looked better this year, but the results were the same as in 2010 and 2014. The Americans were eliminated in the round of 16 following a 3-1 defeat to the Netherlands on Saturday. ...

'Super guy' Füllkrug drives Germany forward at World Cup

Nov. 28, 2022 07:02 AM EST

AL KHOR, Qatar (AP) — Niclas Füllkrug was scoring goals in Germany’s second division one year ago. Now he’s scoring at the World Cup. “That’s exactly what he’s there for,” teammate Thomas Müller said after Füllkrug's late goal rescued a 1-1 draw for...

Japan's Doan savors answering Germany jibes at World Cup

Nov. 24, 2022 15:28 PM EST

DOHA, Qatar (AP) — Just wait, thought Ritsu Doan. Just wait. The Japan midfielder, who plays for German team Freiburg, had to grit his teeth when he heard people saying his team would be an easy opponent for Germany at the World Cup. “I listened to their talks with...

US firm agrees to buy stake in German soccer team Hertha

Nov. 24, 2022 08:37 AM EST

BERLIN (AP) — A U.S. investment firm has agreed on a deal to buy investor Lars Windhorst's majority stake in Bundesliga soccer team Hertha Berlin. Miami-based 777 Partners said it agreed to buy the 64.7 percent stake in Hertha’s company structure from Windhorst's firm Tennor,...

First win key in tough World Cup group for Swiss, Cameroon

Nov. 23, 2022 12:16 PM EST

DOHA, Qatar (AP) — Even for their opening game at the World Cup, Switzerland against Cameroon has the look of a must-win opportunity in a tough group. With talent-packed Brazil and robust Serbia also in Group G, taking three points in the early afternoon heat on Thursday shapes as...

France lose World Cup winner Lucas Hernandez to injury

Nov. 23, 2022 03:31 AM EST

DOHA, Qatar (AP) — Another one of France’s 2018 World Cup -winning team is injured and was ruled out of the title defense on Wednesday, and likely for the rest of the season. Lucas Hernandez, the starting left-back four years ago, lasted just eight minutes of France's opening...

World Cup Viewer's Guide: Davies to play in Canada's return

Nov. 22, 2022 13:17 PM EST

DOHA, Qatar (AP) — Alphonso Davies will make his World Cup debut in a boost for Canada, which returns to soccer's biggest stage for the first time since 1986. The winger is easily Canada's top player but his status for the tournament was in doubt after he strained his right...

Amid politics, Germany's World Cup begins against Japan

Nov. 22, 2022 12:16 PM EST

DOHA, Qatar (AP) — Germany’s opening World Cup game against Japan will set the tone for the rest of the tournament — both for the team and the fans who may or may not be watching at home. Germany’s buildup to Wednesday’s game has been fraught by fan protests, political...