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Fábio scores twice, New York Red Bulls beat Inter Miami 4-0

Sep. 17, 2021 21:59 PM EDT

FORT LAUNDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Fábio scored two second-half goals and the New York Red Bulls beat Inter Miami 4-0 on Friday night. The Red Bulls (7-11-5) scored more than two goals for the first time this season while keeping their slim playoff hopes alive. They had...

Atlanta, other U.S. cities make pitch for 2026 World Cup

Sep. 17, 2021 16:46 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — After being slowed by the pandemic, the race among 17 U.S. cities to land a coveted spot hosting the 2026 World Cup is back on. Two FIFA inspectors were in Atlanta Friday to get a look at 72,000-seat Mercedes-Benz Stadium, home of a record-setting Major...

Pulisic among UK-based who could miss US qualifier at Panama

Sep. 17, 2021 16:10 PM EDT

The British government is keeping Panama on its red list, which means the United States may have to play without star Christian Pulisic and several other U.K.-based players for its World Cup qualifier at the Central American nation on Oct. 10. The U.S. plays at Panama...

Juventus reports 210 million euros in losses amid pandemic

Sep. 17, 2021 10:46 AM EDT

TURIN, Italy (AP) — Juventus reported a loss of 210 million euros ($250 million) for the 2020-21 financial year on Friday, attributed mainly to the pandemic’s effect on the transfer market and ticket sales. Revenue from player registration rights (transfer market)...

Guardiola defends his plea for 'more fans' at Man City game

Sep. 17, 2021 09:39 AM EDT

For Pep Guardiola, it was a rallying cry ahead of what he expects to be a tough game. For some Manchester City supporters, it was an ill-timed comment that questioned the loyalty of the club’s fan base. A clash has broken out between City’s...

Raducanu back in Britain and in demand after US Open win

Sep. 17, 2021 06:41 AM EDT

She’s been on American talk shows, attended the Met Gala, ticked off a “bucket list” item by visiting the New York Stock Exchange, and chatted to Formula One champion Lewis Hamilton — a major deal for a big motorsports fan. As for top soccer coach Jurgen Klopp,...

CONCACAF under-20s instead of 23s to determine Olympic spots

Sep. 16, 2021 21:49 PM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — CONCACAF took an unusual decision to eliminate its men's Olympic qualifying tournament and will instead have under-20 teams determine its representatives at the Paris Games in 2024. The governing body for North and Central America and the Caribbean...

Police: Man killed in brawl outside Philly cheesesteak spot

Sep. 16, 2021 18:18 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A New York man was killed Thursday after he was beaten with a trash can lid and pummeled during a brawl outside a famous Philadelphia cheesesteak restaurant, police said. The violence at Pat’s King of Steaks may involve spectators who earlier...

Chicharito helps LA Galaxy tie Houston Dynamo 1-1

Sep. 16, 2021 01:07 AM EDT

CARSON, Calif. (AP) — Javier “Chicharito” Hernández Balcázar scored his 12th goal of the season to help the LA Galaxy tie the Houston Dynamo 1-1 on Wednesday night. Chicharito pulled the Galaxy (11-8-5) even in the 61st minute, heading home Dejan Joveljic's entry...

Rubin, Rusnák help RSL spoil Chofis' hat trick for 'Quakes

Sep. 16, 2021 00:54 AM EDT

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Rubio Rubín scored two goals, Albert Rusnák added a goal and two assists and Real Salt Lake beat San Jose 4-3 on Wednesday night, spoiling a hat trick by the Earthquakes' Javier “Chofis” López. Justin Meram tied it at 3 for Real Salt Lake...