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Soccer writer Grant Wahl dies at World Cup match in Qatar

Dec. 09, 2022 22:04 PM EST

LUSAIL, Qatar (AP) — Grant Wahl, one of the most well-known soccer writers in the United States, died early Saturday while covering the World Cup match between Argentina and the Netherlands. U.S. media seated near him said Wahl was stricken while in the media tribute at Lusail...

Pistons run away in 2nd half, embarrass Heat 116-96

Dec. 06, 2022 22:30 PM EST

MIAMI (AP) — The Detroit Pistons had a rare easy win. Bojan Bogdanovic scored 28 of his 31 points in the second half, Alec Burks added 18 and the Pistons ran away in the final two quarters to beat the Miami Heat 116-96 on Tuesday night. “Second half, we wanted to...

Bobby Wood signs with New England Revolution

Dec. 05, 2022 18:22 PM EST

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Former U.S. national team forward Bobby Wood agreed Monday to a one-year contract with Major League Soccer's New England Revolution. The deal includes a 2024 team option. The 30-year-old from Hawaii, selected in stage two of last week's...

Americans' World Cup-ending loss seen by 16.5M on US TV

Dec. 05, 2022 10:16 AM EST

DOHA, Qatar (AP) — The United States' tournament-ending 3-1 loss to the Netherlands at the World Cup was seen by 16.5 million on U.S. English- and Spanish-language television and digital streams, according to figures released by Fox and Telemundo. Fox said its coverage of the round...

World Cup fans find booze at hotels, Qatar's 1 liquor store

Dec. 05, 2022 07:04 AM EST

DOHA, Qatar (AP) — In a dusty neighborhood on the outskirts of Qatar's capital, guards stand duty at a gated compound ringed with razor wire, carefully checking passports and permits before allowing anyone inside. But this isn't a prison or a high-security area associated with the ongoing World...

American soccer success in men's World Cup remains a dream

Dec. 04, 2022 14:20 PM EST

DOHA, Qatar (AP) — American success in the men's World Cup remains a dream. The U.S. team looked better this year, but the results were the same as in 2010 and 2014. The Americans were eliminated in the round of 16 following a 3-1 defeat to the Netherlands on Saturday. ...

US knocked out of World Cup, loses to the Netherlands 3-1

Dec. 03, 2022 16:51 PM EST

AL RAYYAN, Qatar (AP) — Christian Pulisic covered his face as he walked off. Tyler Adams, Weston McKennie and Kellyn Acosta gathered for a group hug. Tim Weah, DeAndre Yedlin and Sean Johnson sat on the field in a small circle with their cleats off. “It hurts after a tough loss...

American fans captivated by US team's World Cup run

Dec. 03, 2022 15:44 PM EST

AL RAYYAN, Qatar (AP) — The bald man came dressed head-to-toe in full American spirit. A red, white and blue bandana, stars and stripes mismatched socks, shorts that might have been swimming trunks suited for a summer barbeque. Philip Labas wore an outfit bursting with pride for...

Dumfries gets kissed as Oranje reach World Cup quarterfinals

Dec. 03, 2022 15:24 PM EST

DOHA, Qatar (AP) — Louis van Gaal leaned to his left, wrapped his arm around Denzel Dumfries, and planted a kiss on the player's cheek. Dumfries probably deserved even more smooches from his coach on Saturday after leading the Netherlands into the World Cup quarterfinals with a...

United States soccer team eliminated from World Cup after 3-1 loss to the Netherlands in the round of 16

Dec. 03, 2022 12:04 PM EST
DOHA, Qatar (AP) — United States soccer team eliminated from World Cup after 3-1 loss to the Netherlands in the round of 16.