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Vela, Hernández left off Mexico Gold Cup roster by Martino.

May. 15, 2019 3:58 PM EDT

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Carlos Vela, Javier Hernández, Giovani dos Santos, Héctor Herrera and Jesús Corona were left off Mexico's preliminary roster for the CONCACAF Gold Cup by new coach Gerardo Martino. Vela's omission was the biggest surprise. He leads Major League Soccer with 12 goals for Los...

Key moments as City beats Liverpool to Premier League title

May. 12, 2019 3:15 PM EDT

LIVERPOOL, England (AP) — Manchester City came out on top in one of English soccer's most thrilling and high-quality title races, retaining the Premier League trophy for the first time after finishing a point clear of Liverpool on Sunday. Here's a look at the key moments in their gripping duel: PRESEASON...

The wait goes on: Elusive league title evades Liverpool

May. 12, 2019 2:11 PM EDT

LIVERPOOL, England (AP) — For about 20 minutes on an afternoon of extraordinary highs, lows, twists and turns at Anfield, Liverpool thought the wait could finally be ending. Liverpool was leading Wolverhampton Wanderers; Manchester City was drawing, briefly losing, and then only drawing again at Brighton....

The long wait: Liverpool looks to win elusive league title

May. 10, 2019 6:11 AM EDT

Celebrating their 10th English league title in 15 years, Liverpool players jumped joyously at Anfield on April 28, 1990, never suspecting a decades-long wait for the next. When they took a nine-point lead in late December, Kopites thought that elusive 19th English championship was just ahead. Not quite. Liverpool...

Seattle's hot start putting memories of past seasons to rest

Mar. 27, 2019 4:49 PM EDT

All offseason, the Seattle Sounders vowed they would not repeat what happened a year ago when the club had an awful spring and found itself among the worst in Major League Soccer near the midseason mark. The Sounders understood a quick start to the 2019 season was important for their own psyche and their bigger...