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The Latest: Skriniar scores, Slovakia beats Poland 2-1

Jun. 14, 2021 13:52 PM EDT

The Latest on soccer’s European Championship: ___ Slovakia capitalized on a second-half red card and got a goal from Milan Skriniar in a 2-1 victory over Poland at the European Championship. The Inter Milan center back brought...

Glazer offers key shares in 1st meeting with Man United fans

Jun. 04, 2021 13:38 PM EDT

MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Manchester United co-owner Joel Glazer offered Friday to make shares available to supporters with the same voting rights as shares held by his family, marking an attempt to heal the rift that deepened after failing to engage with fans before being part of the...

American defender Tim Ream agrees to new deal with Fulham

Jun. 04, 2021 13:32 PM EDT

American defender Tim Ream will stay with Fulham after yet another relegation. The club said Thursday the 33-year-old from St. Louis had agreed to a new contract. Ream has been with Fulham since the start of the 2015-16 season. The stay included...

Champions League final averages 3.65 million viewers in US

Jun. 02, 2021 16:24 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The Champions League final on Saturday averaged a combined 3.65 million viewers on English- and Spanish-language television, tying for the second-largest audience for the game since 2011. Nielsen ratings show Chelsea’s 1-0 win over Manchester City...

Wealth prevails as Chelsea, Man City contest European final

May. 28, 2021 13:08 PM EDT

PORTO, Portugal (AP) — Looming over Liberdade Square, the giant European Cup replica that supporters of Chelsea and Manchester City crane their necks to photograph is a reminder of the prize being sought in Saturday's Champions League final. And the footballing heritage...

Talking points ahead of the Champions League final

May. 28, 2021 06:52 AM EDT

Manchester City and Chelsea meet in an all-English Champions League final in Porto on Saturday. Here are some of the talking points in the match: GUARDIOLA VS. TUCHEL It's a meeting of two of the sharpest minds in soccer, seven years after Guardiola...

Rashford faces racist abuse on social media after final loss

May. 27, 2021 03:28 AM EDT

GDANSK, Poland (AP) — Manchester United forward Marcus Rashford said Thursday he faced “at least 70 racial slurs" on social media after his team's loss on penalties to Villarreal in the Europa League final. Villarreal won its first major trophy 11-10 on penalties...

Rebel Super League clubs won't accept UEFA 'coercion'

May. 26, 2021 17:26 PM EDT

MADRID (AP) — Barcelona, Real Madrid and Juventus strongly criticized UEFA on Wednesday for opening disciplinary cases against them over their roles in trying to launch a European Super League, saying they won't accept being pressured by the European soccer body. The...

Heath will practice with US, won't play in Summer Series

May. 25, 2021 16:08 PM EDT

Tobin Heath will join the U.S. women's national team in practice for next month's Summer Series in Texas but won't play in any event matches because of a knee injury. U.S. coach Vlatko Andonovski will use the matches against Portugal, Jamaica and Nigeria as a final...

Injured Ramos not included in Spain's list for Euro 2020

May. 24, 2021 12:48 PM EDT

MADRID (AP) — Sergio Ramos was left off Spain’s squad for the European Championship on Monday following a season plagued by injuries, a decision that means no Real Madrid players were called up by the national team for a major tournament for the first time. Spain...