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VAR denies Man City again in latest wild match with Spurs

Aug. 17, 2019 4:16 PM EDT

Four months later, Manchester City was denied another crucial late goal against Tottenham by an intervention from the video assistant referee. Gabriel Jesus thought he scored the winner in the second minute of injury time in a wild English Premier League match at Etihad Stadium on Saturday when he curled home a...

DaMarcus Beasley has some fixes for American soccer

Aug. 15, 2019 5:26 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — DaMarcus Beasley wants to stick around soccer when he retires at the end of the MLS season. He just wants to move upstairs. Beasley has no interest in coaching, but he wants to try the management side of the sport he has played for decades. And the captain of the Houston Dynamo thinks he...

Liverpool beats Chelsea on penalties to lift Super Cup

Aug. 14, 2019 7:08 PM EDT

ISTANBUL (AP) — Adrian may never play more than a smattering of games for Liverpool, but he'll be remembered for his "crazy week." The backup goalkeeper turned penalty hero with a save on the final kick of the shootout as Liverpool beat Chelsea to win the Super Cup and kick off a new European season. After...

Man City routs West Ham 5-0 to start Premier League defense

Aug. 10, 2019 10:59 AM EDT

LONDON (AP) — Raheem Sterling scored a hat trick as Manchester City began its bid for a third straight Premier League title with a 5-0 rout at West Ham on Saturday. Gabriel Jesus opened the scoring and substitute Sergio Aguero added a retaken penalty as City stretched its winning league run to 15 games...

Arsenal targets top 4 after summer of discontent

Aug. 7, 2019 12:18 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — Rewind a year and Arsenal was heading into the new season with renewed vigor and optimism. But ahead of the upcoming campaign there is an all too familiar sinking feeling surrounding the club. In 2018, Unai Emery had been appointed as head coach as the curtain came down on Arsene Wenger's...

Klopp putting faith in Brewster in bid to end title wait

Aug. 7, 2019 10:26 AM EDT

LIVERPOOL, England (AP) — If Rhian Brewster lives up to the hype, he will have saved Liverpool manager Jürgen Klopp millions in the transfer window. The 19-year-old is set for his breakthrough season with the first team after being lined up for more than a year to fill the boots of departed striker...

Palmer-Brown lent by Man City to Austria Vienna

Aug. 5, 2019 2:18 PM EDT

American defender Erik Palmer-Brown has been lent from Manchester City to Austria Vienna for the 2019-20 season. The Austrian team said Monday it has an option to buy the 22-year-old center back, who has made two appearances for the U.S. national team. Palmer-Brown was born in Napoleon, Ohio, played for Sporting...

Community Shield: Man City beats Liverpool on penalties

Aug. 4, 2019 2:09 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — After completing a clean sweep of domestic trophies last season, Manchester City opened the new campaign by lifting the Community Shield following a shootout victory over Liverpool on Sunday. City netted all five penalties — the last by Gabriel Jesus — and backup goalkeeper...

Anfield's next expansion may be larger than 1st planned

Jul. 24, 2019 11:58 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The next proposed expansion of Anfield may be more substantial than initially envisioned. Capacity at Liverpool's stadium rose by about 8,500 to approximately 54,000 with the opening of a new Main Stand for the 2016-17 season. Chief executive Peter Moore, during an interview Wednesday at...

Challenging times ahead as Lampard returns to Chelsea

Jul. 4, 2019 7:10 AM EDT

Frank Lampard was hired as the first English manager of Chelsea in 23 years on Thursday, making a return to the club where he is the all-time record scorer from his trophy-laden 13 years as a player. The appointment of the 41-year-old Lampard is something of a gamble — he has had just one year in senior...