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English soccer player Jake Daniels says he is gay

May. 16, 2022 20:02 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — English soccer player Jake Daniels said he is gay on Monday in a trailblazing moment for the European men's game. The 17-year-old forward made the announcement at the end of his first season as a professional player with second division club Blackpool. ...

Liverpool beats Chelsea to win FA Cup, keeps quad bid alive

May. 14, 2022 16:41 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — Add the FA Cup to the collection. Jürgen Klopp has now won every major title for Liverpool. A 6-5 victory over Chelsea on penalties in Saturday's final produced Liverpool's first FA Cup triumph since 2006 and kept it in contention for, potentially if unlikely, a...

FIFA takes on EA Sports video game in soccer's new rivalry

May. 12, 2022 16:03 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — The name “FIFA” can bring to mind images of the World Cup and soccer’s greatest players, like Pele, Zinedine Zidane or Lionel Messi. The acronym for the sport’s governing body may also remind some of shameless bribery and corruption. For many, though, it’s...

England's crypto club takes plunge into the unknown

May. 12, 2022 04:46 AM EDT

So, an American consortium has bought an English soccer team with the ultimate aim of winning the Premier League title. Nothing especially new there, right? Well, when it comes to the recent purchase of Crawley Town, an unheralded club located 28 miles (44 kilometers)...

Haaland moving to City after $63M deal with Dortmund

May. 10, 2022 14:39 PM EDT

Manchester City has agreed to sign Erling Haaland from Borussia Dortmund, bringing in one of the world’s most exciting young players as a belated replacement for club great Sergio Aguero. The 21-year-old Haaland will join City on July 1, the Premier League champions said in a brief...

'Wagatha Christie': Soccer spouses' libel battle opens in UK

May. 10, 2022 12:37 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — A trial involving two soccer spouses, one of whom publicly called out the other for allegedly leaking her private social media posts to a British tabloid newspaper, opened Tuesday in London. Rebekah Vardy, 40, sued for libel after Coleen Rooney, 36, accused her of...

Sterling puts City 3 points clear of Liverpool in title bid

May. 08, 2022 14:53 PM EDT

MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Manchester City started celebrations to mark a decade since its first Premier League title by trying to prevent the sixth success being as tense or dramatic with a rout started and ended by Raheem Sterling. What had been a tight title race is now more...

Liverpool title setback: Drawing with Spurs aids City's bid

May. 07, 2022 18:35 PM EDT

LIVERPOOL, England (AP) — There was frustration from Jürgen Klopp at dropping vital points but no moaning. His Liverpool’s 1-1 draw with a tactically disciplined and defensively robust Tottenham handed Manchester City an even greater initiative in the English Premier League...

Ronaldo scores again, Man United beats Brentford 3-0 in EPL

May. 02, 2022 17:58 PM EDT

MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Cristiano Ronaldo continues to be the shining light in an otherwise disappointing season for Manchester United. Make that 18 goals in the English Premier League for the Portugal superstar after he converted a penalty that he earned himself in a 3-0...

NWSL embarks on 10th season, ready to move on from scandals

Apr. 28, 2022 19:32 PM EDT

The National Women's Soccer League embarks this weekend on its milestone 10th season with two new teams, a new commissioner and the determination to move on and grow after a series of scandals. Angel City FC, with its star-studded ownership group, and the San Diego Wave, with former...