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FIFA hires Arsene Wenger for global soccer development role

Nov. 13, 2019 12:53 PM EST

GENEVA (AP) — FIFA has hired Arsene Wenger in a full-time role leading its global work developing soccer. The former Arsenal manager accepted FIFA’s offer Wednesday more than two months after it was first reported, and one week after talks with Bayern Munich about the German champion’s vacant...

Soccer fans tear down 'Berlin Wall' at Hertha-Leipzig game

Nov. 9, 2019 4:03 PM EST

BERLIN (AP) — German soccer fans tore down an artificial 'Berlin Wall' erected across the middle of the field at Hertha Berlin's Olympiastadion before the Bundesliga game against Leipzig on Saturday. Leipzig won 4-2 to put a dampener on Hertha's celebration of the 30th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin...

Bayern parts company with Kovac after 5-1 loss in Frankfurt

Nov. 3, 2019 4:53 PM EST

MUNICH (AP) — Bayern Munich chose to part company with coach Niko Kovac on Sunday — one day after the seven-time defending German champion slumped to its heaviest Bundesliga defeat in more than 10 years. Bayern lost 5-1 at Kovac's former team Eintracht Frankfurt on Saturday, the team's second league...

German champion Bayern Munich has fired coach Niko Kovac

Nov. 3, 2019 3:07 PM EST
MUNICH (AP) — German champion Bayern Munich has fired coach Niko Kovac.

Real Madrid, Tottenham get vital wins in Champions League

Oct. 22, 2019 6:07 PM EDT

Just when some of Europe's top teams risked failing to advance from their Champions League groups, they steadied the ship. Real Madrid and Tottenham both earned their first European wins of the season Tuesday against overmatched opponents — but in very different style. Real had to work hard to win 1-0...

Tottenham back on track in Europe with 5-0 rout of Red Star

Oct. 22, 2019 5:58 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — Tottenham enjoyed all the goals this time as it went from its heaviest home European loss to its biggest Champions League win. Son Heung-min and Harry Kane both scored twice and Erik Lamela also netted in a 5-0 victory over Red Star Belgrade on Tuesday to lift the gloom at Tottenham. It came...

Bayern takes comfort after loss at Oktoberfest celebrations

Oct. 6, 2019 12:51 PM EDT

MUNICH (AP) — Bayern Munich players, staff and their families put the team's first league defeat of the season behind them as they made their annual visit to Munich's famed Oktoberfest celebrations on Sunday. Wearing traditional leather trousers and buttoned blazers, the soccer stars posed for photographs...

Last-gasp penalty earns Liverpool 17th straight win in EPL

Oct. 5, 2019 2:48 PM EDT

Another victory for Liverpool thanks to the latest of goals. Another demoralizing loss for Tottenham thanks to an early — and painful — goalkeeping blunder. Liverpool won a 17th straight game in the Premier League — and moved one off the record set by Manchester City in 2017 — by...

Tottenham loses 7-2 to Bayern; Real Madrid salvages CL draw

Oct. 1, 2019 7:28 PM EDT

A Champions League finalist for the first time just four months ago, Tottenham is making history again in Europe's top club competition this season. The wrong kind of history. Tottenham was picked off repeatedly by Bayern Munich in a humiliating 7-2 loss on Tuesday, the first time the English team has conceded...

Bayern Munich humiliates Tottenham 7-2 in Champions League

Oct. 1, 2019 6:12 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — Serge Gnabry scored four goals as Bayern Munich humiliated Tottenham 7-2 in the Champions League on Tuesday, the first time in club history that Spurs conceded seven at home in a major competition. Gnabry had never scored in the Champions League before netting all four of his goals in the...