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El Salvador beats St Kitts 4-0 in World Cup qualifying

Jun. 12, 2021 18:25 PM EDT

David Rugamas scored a pair of first-half goals, California-born Joshua Pérez added another and El Salvador won 4-0 at St. Kitts and Nevis on Saturday, moving into commanding position to advance in World Cup qualifying. The United States will be the opponent for the...

Salloi scores in 71st, Sporting KC ties Austin FC 1-1

Jun. 12, 2021 17:36 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — Daniel Salloi tied it in the 71st minute and Sporting Kansas City held on for a 1-1 draw with expansion Austin FC on Saturday. Johnny Russell challenged goalkeeper Brad Stuver for the loose ball from the deflection of Gianluca Busio’s long...

In scary scene at Euro 2020, Eriksen collapses on the field

Jun. 12, 2021 17:31 PM EDT

COPENHAGEN (AP) — As Christian Eriksen lay unconscious on the field, his pulse slipping away, Denmark team doctor Morten Boesen quickly realized there wasn’t a second to lose. “He was breathing, and I could feel his pulse. But suddenly that changed,” Boesen said...

Lukaku sends message to Eriksen as Belgium wins at Euro 2020

Jun. 12, 2021 16:59 PM EDT

ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) — Romelu Lukaku delivered a heartfelt message to Denmark player Christian Eriksen after scoring the first of his two goals in a 3-0 win over Russia on Saturday at the European Championship. After swivelling to shoot into the bottom corner in...

The Latest: Lukaku delivers message to Eriksen at Euro 2020

Jun. 12, 2021 16:52 PM EDT

The Latest on soccer’s European Championship: ___ Romelu Lukaku delivered a heartfelt message to Denmark player Christian Eriksen after scoring the first goal in Belgium’s 3-0 victory over Russia at the European Championship. ...

Danish soccer federation says the game against Finland at Euro 2020 will resume at 8:30 p.m. local time

Jun. 12, 2021 14:09 PM EDT
COPENHAGEN (AP) — Danish soccer federation says the game against Finland at Euro 2020 will resume at 8:30 p.m. local time.

Denmark match against Finland at European Championship suspended after Christian Eriksen collapsed on the field

Jun. 12, 2021 13:06 PM EDT
COPENHAGEN (AP) — Denmark match against Finland at European Championship suspended after Christian Eriksen collapsed on the field.

Austrians go body surfing on field in Bucharest after rain

Jun. 12, 2021 12:46 PM EDT

BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Austria midfielder Christoph Baumgartner took off from the middle of the field, picked up some pace and dove head first onto the grass. He wasn't trying to score a goal at the European Championship, or even trying to stop an opposing attack. He...

Listen up: Roberto Mancini is Italy’s standout at Euro 2020

Jun. 12, 2021 06:35 AM EDT

ROME (AP) — For months, Italy’s players have been repeating the same mantra: “Our strength is in the group. We don’t have a single standout player.” The Azzurri do have a standout coach, though, and Roberto Mancini’s impact in turning around a team that failed...

Queen Elizabeth honors key women in UK's rapid vaccine drive

Jun. 11, 2021 18:53 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — Queen Elizabeth II has used her birthday honors list to celebrate those at the forefront of the U.K.'s rapid rollout of COVID-19 vaccines over the past few months, which has been credited with turning around the country's pandemic response. Two of the most...