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Inter Miami completes signing of midfielder Federico Redondo

Feb. 23, 2024 15:34 PM EST

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Inter Miami completed the signing of midfielder Federico Redondo to a four-year contract on Friday, with a club option for the 2028 season as well. Redondo — the son of Fernando Redondo, who played for Real Madrid, AC Milan and Argentina's national...

Burst of high-profile coaching departures leaves 3 iconic European clubs scrambling for replacements

Feb. 22, 2024 09:07 AM EST

First it was Jurgen Klopp making the bombshell announcement he is leaving Liverpool. Then it was an exhausted Xavi Hernandez declaring his intention to quit his beloved Barcelona. This week, Bayern Munich and Thomas Tuchel made it known they’ll be parting ways. That’s three of...

Inter Milan surge back on to Champions League stage. Barcelona and Napoli look to take last chance

Feb. 18, 2024 13:45 PM EST

GENEVA (AP) — After Kylian Mbappé, Real Madrid and Manchester City seized center stage last week, the Champions League spotlight can now turn to shine on others. The four remaining first-leg games in the round of 16 this week feature the beaten finalist last season, the champions...

Champions League knockout stage starts with Man City and Real Madrid again looking best in Europe

Feb. 11, 2024 10:43 AM EST

The Champions League narrative is so often about Manchester City and Real Madrid. The past two champions of Europe were the only teams to sweep through the group stage with six wins. They also are first in action Tuesday when the most prized competition in club soccer resumes in the...

The NFL will host its first regular-season game in Spain in 2025 at Real Madrid's stadium

Feb. 09, 2024 18:04 PM EST

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The NFL is headed to Spain in 2025 for the first regular-season game ever in that country. The league announced Friday at the Super Bowl that its international slate of games for the 2025 season will feature a game at Real Madrid's iconic Santiago Bernabeu Stadium....

How private equity is changing the global soccer landscape with big investments in clubs and leagues

Feb. 06, 2024 18:58 PM EST

MADRID (AP) — Atletico Madrid is revamping its training facilities. Sevilla and Valencia are rebuilding their stadiums. Sporting Gijon is expanding its youth academy. Spanish clubs this week are meeting to showcase and discuss projects funded by their shares of the $2.1 billion...

Getafe complains to Spanish league that Madrid’s Bellingham allegedly called Greenwood ‘rapist’

Feb. 02, 2024 11:38 AM EST

MADRID (AP) — The Spanish league said Friday that it will look into a complaint filed by Getafe that Real Madrid star Jude Bellingham allegedly called Getafe forward Mason Greenwood a “rapist” during a game. The incident allegedly occurred during Madrid’s 2-0 win at Getafe on...

Countdown begins on PSG star Kylian Mbappé's future. Real Madrid and Liverpool possible destinations

Jan. 01, 2024 09:05 AM EST

PARIS (AP) — As the New Year begins, so does the countdown on Kylian Mbappé's future. It promises to be a nervous start to 2024 for Paris Saint-Germain and its fans with speculation set to intensify about their prolific striker, one of only two players in soccer history to score a...

Man City cruise past Fluminense in Club World Cup final to lift fifth trophy in 2023

Dec. 22, 2023 16:08 PM EST

JEDDAH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — Manchester City was just too good and a bit lucky for overmatched Fluminense in the Club World Cup final by winning 4-0 and taking a fifth title in 2023 on Friday. City led after just 40 seconds to make it a match mostly free of tension. Julián Álvarez...

Soccer's Super League revived by court ruling against FIFA and UEFA. Many top clubs still against it

Dec. 21, 2023 14:41 PM EST

European soccer was rocked by a court ruling that revived the rebel Super League on Thursday, though it wasn't clear whether any clubs were joining Real Madrid and Barcelona in the breakaway project. The European Union’s top court said UEFA and FIFA acted unlawfully to block Super...