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All to play for in Champions League quarterfinals as Mbappe looks to rekindle form for PSG

Apr. 14, 2024 09:31 AM EDT

Eighteen goals. Talking points aplenty. And, crucially, all four matchups still very much alive. The Champions League quarterfinals are certainly living up to their billing heading into the second legs. If the drama wasn't enough on Tuesday when Real Madrid drew 3-3 at...

Tyler Lussi powers Courage to win over Thorns in NWSL

Apr. 14, 2024 00:50 AM EDT

Tyler Lussi had a goal and an assist as the North Carolina Courage defeated the Portland Thorns 2-0 in the National Women's Soccer League on Saturday night. Just five minutes into the match, Ashley Sanchez's corner kick took one bounce before Lussi slipped a shot into the left...

Bogusz scores in each half as LAFC notches 2-2 draw with Timbers

Apr. 13, 2024 19:12 PM EDT

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Mateusz Bogusz scored a goal in each half to guide Los Angeles FC to a 2-2 draw with the Portland Timbers, who lost goalkeeper Maxime Crépeau to a red card early in the second half on Saturday. Evander had a goal and an assist to lead the Timbers (2-3-4), who...

Ryan Reynolds celebrates 'ride of our lives' as Wrexham gains promotion to English 3rd division

Apr. 13, 2024 16:22 PM EDT

WREXHAM, Wales (AP) — The sequel turned out to be just as good for Wrexham. The Welsh team co-owned by actor Ryan Reynolds clinched promotion to the third tier of English soccer thanks to a 6-0 home win over Forest Green on Saturday. That's back-to-back promotions...

Spirit down Dash 3-1 in NWSL. Marta scores in Pride's 1-0 win over Royals

Apr. 13, 2024 00:58 AM EDT

The Washington Spirit scored all of their goals in the second half for a 3-1 victory over the Houston Dash on Friday night in the National Women's Soccer League. Hal Hershfelt tied it at 1 in the 52nd minute before Brittany Ratcliffe's blast from distance put the Spirit in front in...

Player whipped by fan during confrontation after Saudi Super Cup final

Apr. 12, 2024 13:59 PM EDT

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — A fan at the Saudi Super Cup final lashed an Al-Ittihad player with a whip during a confrontation moments after the match Thursday night. The incident occurred following Al-Ittihad's 4-1 loss to Al-Hilal in the final played at Abu Dhabi’s...

Atalanta stuns Liverpool 3-0 at Anfield, Leverkusen beats West Ham 2-0 in the Europa League

Apr. 11, 2024 18:16 PM EDT

Gianluca Scamacca struck twice as visiting Atalanta upset Liverpool 3-0 in the first leg of the Europa League quarterfinals on Thursday. The loss damages Liverpool's hopes of a treble of trophies in manager Jurgen Klopp's final season at Anfield. The Italian visitors...

New York officials approve $780M soccer stadium for NYCFC to be built next to Mets' home

Apr. 11, 2024 18:08 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — New York City officials approved a plan Thursday to build a 25,000-seat stadium for Major League Soccer’s New York City Football Club next to the New York Mets’ stadium, Citi Field. The $780 million soccer stadium, expected to open in 2027, will anchor a 23-acre...

Inter Miami fined by CONCACAF for lack of stadium security

Apr. 11, 2024 13:43 PM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — Inter Miami was fined by CONCACAF's disciplinary committee for lack of security at Chase Stadium during its Champions Cup quarterfinal match against Monterrey on April 3. CONCACAF, the regional governing body for soccer in North and Central America and the Caribbean,...

Premier League to use semi-automated offside technology from next season

Apr. 11, 2024 10:07 AM EDT

The Premier League will use AI-based player tracking technology to make offside calls from next season in a move that should reduce the time it takes officials to reach their decisions. England’s top-division clubs announced Thursday they reached a unanimous decision on the...