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Messi looks angry at being replaced; Icardi gets late winner

Sep. 19, 2021 17:57 PM EDT

PARIS (AP) — Lionel Messi hit the crossbar with a curling free kick and looked angry at being taken off in the 75th minute in his home debut Sunday for Paris Saint-Germain. Substitute Mauro Icardi scored deep into stoppage time as PSG scraped a 2-1 win over Lyon in the...

Former France defender Adams dies after 39 years in a coma

Sep. 06, 2021 10:49 AM EDT

PARIS (AP) — Jean-Pierre Adams, the former France and Paris Saint-Germain defender who spent 39 years in a coma, has died. He was 73. In a poignant tribute on Monday, PSG called him the club's “glorious elder.” “His joie de vivre, his charisma...

Weaver's late goal lifts Thorns over Lyon 1-0 in WICC final

Aug. 22, 2021 00:55 AM EDT

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Morgan Weaver came off the bench and scored in the 87th minute to give the Portland Thorns a 1-0 victory over Lyon in the Women's International Champions Cup final Saturday night. Barcelona beat the Houston Dash 3-2 in the third-place match...

Teenager Moultrie scores 1st pro goal, Thorns down Dash

Aug. 19, 2021 04:38 AM EDT

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Fifteen-year-old Olivia Moultrie scored her first professional goal on a free kick and the Portland Thorns went on to defeat the Houston Dash 3-1 on a penalty shootout after a 2-2 draw Wednesday night in the Women's International Champions Cup ...