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Pro-EU rallies draw tens of thousands before elections

May. 19, 2019 3:55 PM EDT

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Tens of thousands of demonstrators opposed to right-wing populism and nationalism took to the streets Sunday in a number of European cities before May 23-26 elections to the European Parliament. Marches in Germany were held under the banner of "One Europe for Everyone: Your Voice...

Tears, cheers in Munich as Bayern claims another Bundesliga

May. 18, 2019 12:51 PM EDT

First came the tears, then the cheers. Franck Ribery and Arjen Robben scored in their last Bundesliga appearances for Bayern Munich to clinch a record-extending seventh straight league title after routing Eintracht Frankfurt 5-1 on Saturday. Ribery was honored for 12 years of service before the game, and Robben...

Tyler Adams recovered from adductor injury

May. 16, 2019 4:12 PM EDT

American midfielder Tyler Adams has recovered from an adductor injury that has sidelined him for more than a month and could play in RB Leipzig's Bundesliga finale this weekend. The 20-year-old is available for Saturday's match at Werder Bremen, Leipzig said Thursday. Adams joined RB Leipzig in January from the...

Berhalter makes 7 changes for US against Chile

Mar. 26, 2019 7:28 PM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — U.S. coach Gregg Berhalter changed seven starters for Tuesday night's exhibition against Chile, keeping only midfielders Christian Pulisic, forwards Paul Arriola and Gyasi Zardes and left back Tim Ream. Ethan Horvath was the goalkeeper instead of Sean Johnson. DeAndre Yedlin started at right...

Tyler Adams leaves US soccer team, returning to German club

Mar. 22, 2019 4:04 PM EDT

DAVENPORT, Fla. (AP) — Tyler Adams left U.S. soccer training camp Friday to return to RB Leipzig of the Bundesliga and will miss Tuesday's exhibition against Chile at Houston. Adams played right back rather than midfield in Thursday's 1-0 win over Ecuador in Orlando, Florida, new U.S. coach Gregg...