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Hugo Lloris makes 7 saves and wins MLS debut in Los Angeles FC's 2-1 victory over Seattle Sounders

Feb. 24, 2024 20:39 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Less than three minutes into his Major League Soccer debut, Hugo Lloris had to make a point-blank save after a teammate's mistake left him all alone in front of his new net. The World Cup-winning French goalkeeper handled it with the same poise he showed...

New era at Man United begins with a loss. Man City and Arsenal win to close gap to Liverpool

Feb. 24, 2024 17:01 PM EST

The week started at Manchester United with Jim Ratcliffe completing his purchase of a minority stake and setting out a three-year plan to return the club to the top of English soccer, knocking local rivals Manchester City and Liverpool “off their perch” in the process. It ended...

Shaw scores twice and US women down Argentina 4-0 in Gold Cup

Feb. 24, 2024 02:08 AM EST

CARSON, Calif. (AP) — Jaedyn Shaw scored a pair of goals and the United States went up 3-0 within the first 20 minutes before going on to defeat Argentina 4-0 on Friday night in the CONCACAF Women's Gold Cup. Shaw, 19, scored in the 10th and 18th minute, while veteran Alex Morgan...

Arsenal, Liverpool and Manchester United to take part in U.S. summer series

Feb. 23, 2024 16:05 PM EST

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Arsenal, Liverpool and Manchester United will have a three-game U.S. summer tour with matches in Los Angeles, Philadelphia and Columbia, South Carolina. Organizers said it's the first time the three Premier League soccer teams have played together in the...

Inter Miami completes signing of midfielder Federico Redondo

Feb. 23, 2024 15:34 PM EST

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Inter Miami completed the signing of midfielder Federico Redondo to a four-year contract on Friday, with a club option for the 2028 season as well. Redondo — the son of Fernando Redondo, who played for Real Madrid, AC Milan and Argentina's national...

MLS says its has reduced the suspension of FC Cincinnati defender Matt Miazga by one game

Feb. 23, 2024 11:56 AM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — The suspension of FC Cincinnati defender Matt Miazga has been reduced from three games to two, Major League Soccer said Friday. Miazga, voted the league's top defender last season, was suspended and fined an undisclosed amount last November after entering the match...

Soccer games involving Valencia and Levante postponed after deadly fire in eastern Spain

Feb. 23, 2024 09:57 AM EST

MADRID (AP) — Soccer games involving Valencia and Levante have been postponed after both clubs requested not to play in the immediate aftermath of a deadly fire in the eastern Spanish city of Valencia, the Spanish league said Friday. The fire engulfed two residential towers in...

Argentina to play exhibitions against El Salvador and Nigeria in the U.S., replacing China tour

Feb. 22, 2024 14:05 PM EST

BUENOS AIRES (AP) — Argentina scheduled exhibitions against El Salvador and Nigeria in the United States next month as part of Copa America preparations, replacing a China tour canceled after Lionel Messi didn't play at Inter Miami's preseason game in Hong Kong. Argentina will play...

Burst of high-profile coaching departures leaves 3 iconic European clubs scrambling for replacements

Feb. 22, 2024 09:07 AM EST

First it was Jurgen Klopp making the bombshell announcement he is leaving Liverpool. Then it was an exhausted Xavi Hernandez declaring his intention to quit his beloved Barcelona. This week, Bayern Munich and Thomas Tuchel made it known they’ll be parting ways. That’s three of...

Lionel Messi gets an assist, Inter Miami opens MLS season with 2-0 win over Real Salt Lake

Feb. 21, 2024 22:40 PM EST

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Lionel Messi had two Real Salt Lake defenders on either side of him, two more a few yards in front of him. He quickly tapped the ball away from them all with his left foot, to a spot where only teammate Robert Taylor could reach. Moments later, Inter...