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Sargent, Pepi, Ferreira on US roster for World Cup warmups

Sep. 14, 2022 17:27 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Josh Sargent, Ricardo Pepi and Jesús Ferreira are in at forward, while Jordan Pefok, Haji Wright and Brandon Vazquez are out. U.S. coach Gregg Berhalter announced his 26-man roster Wednesday for the Americans' final two World Cup warmups, and he emphasized time...

3 more EPL games postponed ahead of queen's funeral

Sep. 12, 2022 13:56 PM EDT

Three English Premier League games scheduled for this weekend were called off on Monday on safety grounds while authorities make preparations for the funeral of Queen Elizabeth II. Manchester United's home game against Leeds and Liverpool's match at Chelsea, both set to take place on...

Boehly makes whirlwind entrance to English soccer at Chelsea

Sep. 09, 2022 09:13 AM EDT

For someone with little experience in soccer, American businessman Todd Boehly sure has made some big calls in his first 100 days as the face of Chelsea’s new ownership. His first major decision really raised eyebrows: Boehly, Chelsea announced early in the offseason, would not...

Chelsea hires Graham Potter as manager, replacing Tuchel

Sep. 08, 2022 11:14 AM EDT

Chelsea’s new American owners took a gamble with the first managerial appointment of their tenure, hiring Graham Potter from Premier League rival Brighton on Thursday despite his lack of experience coaching at soccer’s highest level. The 47-year-old Potter agreed to a five-year...

Chelsea hires Graham Potter as manager, replacing Thomas Tuchel

Sep. 08, 2022 10:52 AM EDT
LONDON (AP) — Chelsea hires Graham Potter as manager, replacing Thomas Tuchel.

Klopp to 'reinvent' Liverpool amid early-season struggles

Sep. 08, 2022 06:38 AM EDT

The final whistle had just sounded on Liverpool’s biggest away loss in Europe in more than a half-century when Jurgen Klopp made his way across the field to salute his team’s away fans. Typically, Klopp’s post-match routine sees him repeatedly punch the air in front of...

Tuchel fired by Chelsea in ruthless call by US ownership

Sep. 07, 2022 17:02 PM EDT

Chelsea's new American owners are proving to be just as ruthless as the man they replaced. Thomas Tuchel was fired by the English club on Wednesday, only one month into the season and just days after Chelsea's recently installed ownership — fronted by Los Angeles Dodgers part-owner...

Berhalter: Firing of Chelsea's Tuchel could benefit Pulisic

Sep. 07, 2022 16:51 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — In the eyes of U.S. coach Gregg Berhalter, Chelsea’s decision to fire manager Thomas Tuchel could benefit American star Christian Pulisic. “I’m not happy a guy lost his job. But if this means more opportunity for Christian, then it’s positive because he’s...

Chelsea fires manager Thomas Tuchel

Sep. 07, 2022 05:30 AM EDT
LONDON (AP) — Chelsea fires manager Thomas Tuchel.

Mbappé, Haaland shine in Champions League, Benzema injured

Sep. 06, 2022 18:06 PM EDT

Kylian Mbappé and Erling Haaland took their high-flying scoring acts into Europe as the Champions League returned on Tuesday, while last season's standout star Karim Benzema limped off with an injury after less than 30 minutes. Mbappé and Haaland both netted two goals as their...