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The Latest: First Bundesliga player tests positive for virus

Mar. 13, 2020 5:53 PM EDT

The Latest on the coronavirus outbreak's effect on sports around the world (all times local): 10:30 p.m. Paderborn defender Luca Kilian is the first Bundesliga player to test positive for the new coronavirus. The club says coach Steffen Baumgart has been cleared but Kilian, who hasn’t played for several...

Manchester United's Odion Ighalo celebrates after the English Premier League soccer match between Manchester United and Manchester City at Old Trafford in Manchester, England, Sunday, March 8, 2020. Manchester United won 2-0. (AP Photo/Dave Thompson)

Old Trafford euphoric again as United completes derby double

Mar. 8, 2020 6:37 PM EDT

MANCHESTER, England (AP) — The euphoric roars as fans leaped from their Old Trafford seats took Ole Gunnar Solskjær back to the Alex Ferguson era. Back to when Manchester United's supremacy over its neighbor was undisputed. Back to when Solskjær was playing under the managerial great rather than...

Liverpool's manager Jurgen Klopp celebrates at the end of the English Premier League soccer match between Liverpool and Bournemouth at Anfield stadium in Liverpool, England, Saturday, March 7, 2020. Liverpool won 2-1. (AP Photo/Jon Super)

No handshakes in EPL but Klopp fist-pumping again after win

Mar. 7, 2020 6:22 PM EST

LIVERPOOL, England (AP) — No handshakes were allowed but Anfield saw plenty of fist pumps from Jürgen Klopp. The trademark celebration was back, and repeatedly, with added gusto. Such exuberance might seem surprising for the manager of a Liverpool side now 25 points in front at the top of the Premier...

Tim Howard ends retirement to play for second-tier Memphis

Mar. 4, 2020 4:22 PM EST

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Retirement did not last long for former U.S. national team goalkeeper Tim Howard, who will play for the United Soccer League team that he co-owns. The 40-year-old former Everton standout announced Wednesday that he will be on the field this season for Memphis in the second-tier USL...

Manchester City players celebrate winning the League Cup soccer match final with a 2-1 score against Aston Villa, at Wembley stadium, in London, England, Sunday, March 1, 2020. (AP Photo/Ian Walton)

Man City keeps winning trophies amid bigger off-field fight

Mar. 1, 2020 3:58 PM EST

LONDON (AP) — Even as the investigations continue into how Manchester City's squad was funded, its ability to collect trophies is undisputed. Particularly the League Cup. It's only the secondary cup competition but it is the first major piece of silverware handed out each season in England. And for the...

Manchester United's Bruno Fernandes is brought down in the penalty area by Watford goalkeeper Ben Foster, during their English Premier League soccer match at Old Trafford in Manchester, England, Sunday Feb. 23, 2020. Fernandes went on to score from the penalty spot. (Martin Rickett/PA via AP)

Fernandes the conductor already proving a big hit at Man Utd

Feb. 23, 2020 2:21 PM EST

If Paul Pogba ends up leaving Old Trafford in the coming months, Manchester United already has the midfield entertainer in place to spearhead a rebuild. Bruno Fernandes has only been at United a matter of weeks following his protracted move from Sporting Lisbon, but he is delivering the kind of wizardry and...