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VAR denies Man City again in latest wild match with Spurs

Aug. 17, 2019 4:16 PM EDT

Four months later, Manchester City was denied another crucial late goal against Tottenham by an intervention from the video assistant referee. Gabriel Jesus thought he scored the winner in the second minute of injury time in a wild English Premier League match at Etihad Stadium on Saturday when he curled home a...

Maguire's United routs Chelsea in EPL opener; Arsenal wins

Aug. 11, 2019 4:03 PM EDT

MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Manchester United started its Premier League campaign with a morale-boosting 4-0 win over old rival Chelsea with the world's most expensive defender Harry Maguire impressing on his debut for the hosts. Maguire, who completed his 80 million pound ($97 million) transfer from...

Arsenal starts its EPL season with 1-0 win at Newcastle

Aug. 11, 2019 12:17 PM EDT

NEWCASTLE, England (AP) — Arsenal's club-record signing Nicolas Pépé watched as Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang scored to give his team a 1-0 win at Newcastle in their Premier League opening game on Sunday. Aubameyang, who had been threatening intermittently in a game of few chances, finally broke the...

Arsenal targets top 4 after summer of discontent

Aug. 7, 2019 12:18 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — Rewind a year and Arsenal was heading into the new season with renewed vigor and optimism. But ahead of the upcoming campaign there is an all too familiar sinking feeling surrounding the club. In 2018, Unai Emery had been appointed as head coach as the curtain came down on Arsene Wenger's...

Kolasinac and Ozil unharmed after knife attack in London

Jul. 25, 2019 7:36 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — Arsenal fullback Sead Kolasinac fought off two knife-wielding men after he and teammate Mesut Ozil were attacked in north London on Thursday in an apparent robbery attempt. Both players were unharmed. In a video of the incident that has been circulated on social media, Kolasinac can be seen...

Anfield's next expansion may be larger than 1st planned

Jul. 24, 2019 11:58 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The next proposed expansion of Anfield may be more substantial than initially envisioned. Capacity at Liverpool's stadium rose by about 8,500 to approximately 54,000 with the opening of a new Main Stand for the 2016-17 season. Chief executive Peter Moore, during an interview Wednesday at...

Kane wonder strike gives Tottenham 3-2 win over Juventus

Jul. 21, 2019 12:14 PM EDT

SINGAPORE (AP) — Harry Kane smashed the winning goal from the halfway line as Tottenham beat Cristiano Ronaldo's Juventus 3-2 in a pre-season friendly on Sunday. Kane struck in the 93rd minute of the International Champions Cup at Singapore's National Stadium with a first-time shot from just inside the...

Arsenal tops Rapids 3-0 in friendly match

Jul. 16, 2019 12:36 AM EDT

COMMERCE CITY, Colo. (AP) — James Olayinka had a goal and an assist to lead Arsenal past the Major League Soccer's Colorado Rapids 3-0 in a friendly on Monday night. Olayinka's sizzling right-footed strike in the 29th minute came from just outside the box as he scored into the upper-right corner of the net...

Panthers owner David Tepper to meet with MLS about expansion

Jul. 9, 2019 7:37 PM EDT

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Carolina Panthers owner David Tepper and team president Tom Glick plan to travel to New York next week and meet with Major League Soccer officials in an effort to convince them to bring an expansion team to Charlotte, North Carolina. Tepper has been working to bring an MLS team to...

Baseball faces crowded sports market in Britain, Europe

Jul. 6, 2019 9:42 AM EDT

LONDON (AP) — Making the long walk from the Stratford train station through a mall and to Olympic Stadium, fans headed to the first Major League Baseball games in Europe passed retailers filled with gear from Premier League clubs. Next on the route was a tented pop-up outlet brimming with merchandise from...