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Once Yamal and Williams helped Spain out of its 'tiki-taka' rut, no rival could resist at Euro 2024

Jul. 15, 2024 13:30 PM EDT

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Spain arrived in Germany with no huge stars and no real expectations. Six weeks later, Luis de la Fuente’s team heads home with a European Championship title to celebrate and reason to believe in a bright future. The youthful spark of Lamine Yamal and Nico...

Euro 2024 won't feature Europe's top striker. Who else is missing?

Jun. 11, 2024 07:10 AM EDT

Goalkeepers and defenders: Exhale. The most feared striker in Europe won’t be playing at the European Championship. That’s because Erling Haaland’s Norway didn’t qualify. Haaland’s goal-scoring statistics with both club and country are...

Another surprise? Europe’s biggest soccer show to begin in Germany and as usual it’s unpredictable

Jun. 10, 2024 04:41 AM EDT

A returning Cristiano Ronaldo, a rampant Kylian Mbappé and a resurgent Germany. Throw in a Harry Kane-powered England and defending champion Italy and Euro 2024 is wide open. That’s without mentioning three-time winner Spain. The unpredictability of...

Bond between Celtics' Joe Mazzulla and Manchester City's Pep Guardiola's on display at NBA Finals

Jun. 08, 2024 16:01 PM EDT

Joe Mazzulla watches as many Manchester City matches as he can, and there's a clear symmetry there between that English soccer powerhouse and his Boston Celtics. They had games on the same date 10 times during the Celtics' regular season. When Man City prevailed, Mazzulla was...

Foden, Wirtz and Yamal among the players who could light up Euro 2024

Jun. 08, 2024 08:52 AM EDT

The Associated Press takes a look at some of the players expected to light up the European Championship in Germany which kicks off on June 14. PHIL FODEN (ENGLAND) Nurtured with care by Pep Guardiola, Foden has taken some time to break through to world-class level....

All change! Premier League undergoes postseason managerial upheaval with Maresca set for Chelsea

May. 28, 2024 13:31 PM EDT

Liverpool has already made the change. Chelsea is closing in on its new guy. Manchester United has yet to decide whether to stick or twist. There is unprecedented managerial upheaval in the English Premier League at the moment, with five of the top 11 teams potentially having new...

Ten Hag defiant on his future after Man United stuns Man City in the FA Cup final

May. 25, 2024 14:38 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — If this was Erik ten Hag’s final game in charge of Manchester United, it was a sensational way to go out. Against the backdrop of intense speculation that he is about to be fired, Ten Hag and United stunned defending champion Manchester City 2-1 to lift the FA Cup...

Manchester United has won the FA Cup after stunning Manchester City in the final

May. 25, 2024 11:58 AM EDT
LONDON (AP) — Manchester United has won the FA Cup after stunning Manchester City in the final.

ESPN reaches 4-year extension to carry England's FA Cup in the U.S.

May. 21, 2024 13:07 PM EDT

BRISTOL, Conn. (AP) — ESPN will carry England's FA Cup in the U.S. through 2028 after reaching a four-year extension with England's Football Association. The announcement was made Tuesday morning. ESPN has carried the tournament since 2018. The deal includes 79...

Man United's Rashford left out of England's provisional Euro 2024 squad after disappointing season

May. 21, 2024 11:45 AM EDT

BURTON, Englan (AP) — Marcus Rashford was left out of England’s provisional squad for the European Championship on Tuesday. The Manchester United striker has paid the price for a disappointing season at club level and failed to make cut for Gareth Southgate’s initial 33-man...