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Grealish nets 1st goal for 5-star City, Liverpool wins again

Aug. 21, 2021 15:42 PM EDT

Jack Grealish closed his eyes, looked toward the sky, and stuck his index fingers into his ears. A goal celebration most famously performed by Netherlands star Memphis Depay probably didn’t stop the England international hearing the chant of “Super Jack Grealish”...

Son fills in for absent Kane to give Spurs win over Man City

Aug. 15, 2021 15:18 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — If this was a first taste of life without Harry Kane for Tottenham, maybe that prospect isn't so terrifying after all. At least not while Son Heung-min is still at the club. Son netted a second-half winner Sunday as Tottenham opened...

Analysis: England stars extol values at odds with some fans

Jul. 12, 2021 16:09 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — There wasn’t just missing out on the European title for a crestfallen and weary Gareth Southgate to contemplate. The fallout from England fans’ boorish behavior was proving as painful for the coach and the nation on Monday than the previous night’s...

Racist abuse targets 3 English players who missed penalties

Jul. 11, 2021 21:32 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — Three Black players who missed penalty kicks for England in the decisive European Championship shootout against Italy on Sunday night were subjected to racist abuse online, prompting the English Football Association to issue a statement condemning the language used against the...

The Latest: Italians celebrate Euro 2020 victory in Rome

Jul. 11, 2021 18:52 PM EDT

The Latest on soccer’s European Championship: ___ Celebrations erupted in downtown Rome as thousands of people took to the streets after Italy beat England in a penalty shootout to win the European Championship at Wembley Stadium in London. ...

To home or Rome? England takes on Italy to end title drought

Jul. 10, 2021 07:37 AM EDT

LONDON (AP) — To hear the England players giddily singing along with the Wembley Stadium crowd to "Sweet Caroline" — “so good, so good” — encapsulates the youthful exuberance and carefree spirit of a group unburdened by trying to end the team's 55-year trophy drought on Sunday. ...

Diverse England team wins fans in nation eager for good news

Jul. 09, 2021 11:00 AM EDT

LONDON (AP) — Hannah Kumari has been an English soccer fan since childhood, but she never wanted to fly an England flag. Until now. Kumari is one of millions of fans ecstatic that England’s men’s team has reached the final of a major tournament for the first time...

Euro 2020 final: England can finally end 55 years of misery

Jul. 07, 2021 23:33 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — All the years of hurt, England fans sing about it. All that sense of entitlement, rival fans are irritated by it. After decades of embarrassment and moaning at tournaments, the English have a chance to finally back up the bravado — just listen to the...

The Latest: Denmark coach bemoans late penalty in loss

Jul. 07, 2021 19:17 PM EDT

The Latest on soccer’s European Championship: ___ Denmark coach Kasper Hjulmand says he cannot understand how a decisive penalty was awarded against his team in the 2-1 loss to England in the European Championship semifinals. ...

England beats Denmark 2-1, reaches Euro 2020 final

Jul. 07, 2021 18:58 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — England has broken through its semifinal ceiling at major soccer tournaments. A title match awaits for the first time in 55 years. Harry Kane converted the rebound after his initial penalty was saved in the 104th minute to give England a come-from-behind...