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Depay, Wijnaldum score, Netherlands beats NMacedonia 3-0

Jun. 21, 2021 15:37 PM EDT

AMSTERDAM (AP) — Memphis Depay scored one, he set up Georginio Wijnaldum for the next two, and the Netherlands made it three out of three. The Dutch team completed the group stage at the European Championship with a 3-0 victory over North Macedonia on Monday, the second...

Champions League final averages 3.65 million viewers in US

Jun. 02, 2021 16:24 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The Champions League final on Saturday averaged a combined 3.65 million viewers on English- and Spanish-language television, tying for the second-largest audience for the game since 2011. Nielsen ratings show Chelsea’s 1-0 win over Manchester City...

Wealth prevails as Chelsea, Man City contest European final

May. 28, 2021 13:08 PM EDT

PORTO, Portugal (AP) — Looming over Liberdade Square, the giant European Cup replica that supporters of Chelsea and Manchester City crane their necks to photograph is a reminder of the prize being sought in Saturday's Champions League final. And the footballing heritage...

Talking points ahead of the Champions League final

May. 28, 2021 06:52 AM EDT

Manchester City and Chelsea meet in an all-English Champions League final in Porto on Saturday. Here are some of the talking points in the match: GUARDIOLA VS. TUCHEL It's a meeting of two of the sharpest minds in soccer, seven years after Guardiola...

Rebel Super League clubs won't accept UEFA 'coercion'

May. 26, 2021 17:26 PM EDT

MADRID (AP) — Barcelona, Real Madrid and Juventus strongly criticized UEFA on Wednesday for opening disciplinary cases against them over their roles in trying to launch a European Super League, saying they won't accept being pressured by the European soccer body. The...

Injured Ramos not included in Spain's list for Euro 2020

May. 24, 2021 12:48 PM EDT

MADRID (AP) — Sergio Ramos was left off Spain’s squad for the European Championship on Monday following a season plagued by injuries, a decision that means no Real Madrid players were called up by the national team for a major tournament for the first time. Spain...

Atlético holds on to win 1st Spanish league title since 2014

May. 22, 2021 14:20 PM EDT

MADRID (AP) — Atlético Madrid survived a dramatic final round to clinch its first Spanish league title since 2014 with a 2-1 come-from-behind win at Valladolid on Saturday. Luis Suárez scored the winner for Atlético as it beat Real Madrid for the title in a wild...

Women's International Champions Cup pairings announced

May. 19, 2021 22:46 PM EDT

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Barcelona and Lyon will meet to open the Women’s International Champions Cup in August, while the host Portland Thorns will play the Houston Dash. The winners of both matches will also meet, with the losers playing in a third-place game at...

Barcelona routs Chelsea 4-0 to win WCL final for 1st time

May. 16, 2021 17:06 PM EDT

GOTHENBURG, Sweden (AP) — Barcelona stormed to its first Women’s Champions League title by scoring after just 32 seconds and outclassing Chelsea 4-0 on Sunday. In a ruthless offensive display, Barcelona's attackers sliced through Chelsea's defense to build a 4-0...

Barcelona wins Women’s Champions League for 1st time in 4-0 victory over Chelsea

May. 16, 2021 16:56 PM EDT
GOTHENBURG, Sweden (AP) — Barcelona wins Women’s Champions League for 1st time in 4-0 victory over Chelsea.