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9 arrests in Belgian football fraud, match-fixing scandal

Oct. 12, 2018 10:15 AM EDT

BRUSSELS (AP) — Three days into Belgium's biggest football scandal in decades, nine people are behind bars, including one top referee and three agents. In all, 19 people faced charges ranging from match fixing to money laundering. Yet, after Wednesday's extraordinary police operation covering 57 raids in...

Authorities charge 5 in Belgian soccer corruption case

Oct. 11, 2018 12:43 PM EDT

BRUSSELS (AP) — Belgian authorities charged five people Thursday in relation to a massive financial fraud and match-fixing probe into soccer. Four were charged with belonging to a criminal organization and corruption, while a fifth person was charged with money laundering. Prosecutors said match-fixing...

Injured McKennie to miss US games vs Colombia, Peru

Oct. 7, 2018 5:26 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Midfielder Weston McKennie injured his right adductor muscle and will miss the United States' exhibition games against Colombia and Peru. McKennie, a 20-year-old Texan, scored his first two professional goals in the past week for Schalke, against Lokomotiv Moscow in the Champions League and...

Injured Pulisic, Adams to miss US games vs Colombia, Peru

Oct. 5, 2018 4:06 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Midfielders Christian Pulisic and Tyler Adams will miss the United States' exhibition games against Colombia and Peru because of injuries. Pulisic has a torn calf muscle, Borussia Dortmund said this week. The 20-year-old star has played once for the national team since the loss at Trinidad...

Pulisic again rescues 10-man Dortmund from first defeat

Sep. 22, 2018 2:33 PM EDT

BERLIN (AP) — He did it again. Christian Pulisic came to Borussia Dortmund's rescue with a second goal in four days to salvage a 1-1 draw at Hoffenheim in the Bundesliga on Saturday. The American midfielder, who scored Dortmund's late winner on his 20th birthday at Club Brugge in the Champions League on...

Pulisic back to shoot Dortmund to 1-0 win on 20th birthday

Sep. 18, 2018 6:12 PM EDT

BRUGES, Belgium (AP) — Christian Pulisic celebrated his 20th birthday by scoring on his return from injury to give Borussia Dortmund a late 1-0 win at Club Brugge in the Champions League on Tuesday. "It was great to come back after injury to and to be back with the team," said Pulisic, who also made his...

USMNT roster for Brazil includes a number of MLS stars

Sep. 5, 2018 7:51 PM EDT

The youthful U.S. men's national team roster pulled together for Friday's match against Brazil includes a number of Major League Soccer standouts. The Red Bulls and the Columbus Crew each have three players on interim coach Dave Sarachan's roster heading into the game in East Rutherford, New Jersey. The list...

Ronaldo's Juventus drawn with Man United in Champions League

Aug. 30, 2018 4:04 PM EDT

MONACO (AP) — Cristiano Ronaldo is going back to Manchester United and Paul Pogba will return to Juventus after the storied teams were drawn together at the Champions League group stage on Thursday. After winning four titles at Real Madrid, and one with United, Ronaldo aims to end Juventus' 23-year wait...

Ronaldo's Juventus drawn with Man United in Champions League

Aug. 30, 2018 1:25 PM EDT

MONACO (AP) — Cristiano Ronaldo is going back to Manchester United and Paul Pogba will return to Juventus after the teams were drawn together in a Champions League group along with Valencia and Young Boys on Thursday. After winning four titles at Real Madrid, and one with United, Ronaldo aims to end...