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Chelsea's Christian Pulisic fights for the ball against Lille's Boubakary Soumare during the Champions League Group H soccer match between Chelsea and Lille at Stamford Bridge stadium in London Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2019. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)

Chelsea's Pulisic likely out until mid-February

Jan. 17, 2020 4:03 PM EST

LONDON (AP) — Christian Pulisic's adductor injury appears likely to keep him out of Chelsea's lineup until mid-February. The 21-year-old American attacker has not played since a 1-1 draw at Brighton on New Year's Day. Chelsea plays at Leicester on Feb. 1 and its next league game after that is not until...

Top young US men's players uncertain for Olympic soccer

Jan. 13, 2020 4:12 PM EST

CHICAGO (AP) — If the U.S. qualifies for this year's Olympic men's soccer tournament, it might decide that Christian Pulisic is better off remaining with Chelsea than going to Tokyo. "We might have the influence of a player going to the Olympics but not playing for a longer period of time leading into...

Brighton's Alireza Jahanbakhsh, centre, scores his side's first goal of the game, during the English Premier League soccer match between Brighton and Chelsea at the AMEX Stadium, Brighton, England, Wednesday Jan. 1, 2020. (Gareth Fuller/PA via AP)

Chelsea denied by overhead kick; Arsenal beats Man United

Jan. 1, 2020 5:21 PM EST

LONDON (AP) — Having finally ended a goal drought, Alireza Jahanbakhsh is now celebrating the greatest strike of his career. With an acrobatic overhead kick, the Brighton forward stunned not just Chelsea but his own team, too. The south-coast club's record signing had endured 18 months without a goal until...

Chelsea's Jorginho, left, celebrates with his teammate Cesar Azpilicueta after scoring his side's first goal during the English Premier League soccer match between Arsenal and Chelsea, at the Emirates Stadium in London, Sunday, Dec. 29, 2019. (AP Photo/Ian Walton)

Chelsea records $128 million loss, turnover up

Dec. 31, 2019 4:06 PM EST

LONDON (AP) — Chelsea has recorded a loss of 96.6 million pounds (around $128 million) for the year ending June 30. The loss was revealed Tuesday in the Premier League club's latest financial results. After two profitable years, Chelsea insisted it's still compliant with UEFA's Financial Fair Play...

Liverpool's manager Jurgen Klopp embraces Liverpool's Andrew Robertson at the end of the English Premier League soccer match between Liverpool and Wolverhampton Wanderers at Anfield Stadium, Liverpool, England, Sunday Dec. 29, 2019. Liverpool won 1-0. (AP Photo/Jon Super)

Runaway leader Liverpool already has soundtrack of champions

Dec. 29, 2019 4:19 PM EST

LONDON (AP) — Liverpool fans ended 2019 by chanting “Champions of the world” for the first time at Anfield. “Champions of England" will surely be sung by the Kop in 2020. Sadio Mane ensured Liverpool reached the halfway point with a 13-point lead — with a game in hand —...

Chelsea's Christian Pulisic controls the ball next to Lille's Tiago Djalo during the Champions League Group H soccer match between Chelsea and Lille at Stamford Bridge stadium in London ,Tuesday, Dec.10, 2019. (AP Photo/Thanassis Stavrakis)

Christian Pulisic US Soccer male player of year for 2nd time

Dec. 12, 2019 2:52 PM EST

CHICAGO (AP) — Christian Pulisic was voted the U.S. Soccer Federation male player of the year, at 21 becoming the youngest to earn the honor for the second time. Pulisic also won the award in 2017. Landon Donovan was 22 when he won the second of his four awards in 2004. Pulisic had five goals and three...

White to call 400th Premier League game for NBC

Nov. 22, 2019 5:09 PM EST

Arlo White might be the busiest announcer in the Premier League. Further proof of that will come on Saturday when he reaches another milestone. White will call his 400th Premier League game for NBC when Manchester City faces Chelsea. Not one to rest on his laurels, White will be in Sheffield less than 24 hours...

US beats Cuba 4-0 to reach Nations League semifinals

Nov. 19, 2019 11:35 PM EST

Five weeks after a dismal loss in Canada left the United States on the verge of elimination from the first CONCACAF Nations League, the Americans advanced to the semifinals with their second straight win and started looking ahead to World Cup qualifying next year. Josh Sargent scored the first of his two goals 34...