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Former Notre Dame midfielder Korbin Albert joins PSG women

Jan. 31, 2023 06:23 AM EST

PARIS (AP) — American midfielder Korbin Albert has signed a contract with French club Paris Saint-Germain until 2025 after forgoing her remaining eligibility at Notre Dame. Albert, of Grayslake, Illinois, was regarded as one of the best midfielders in college soccer. She scored 16...

Bruised Ronaldo scores twice to edge showdown with Messi

Jan. 19, 2023 16:55 PM EST

Grimacing in pain from his bruised cheekbone, Cristiano Ronaldo steadied himself before scoring from the penalty spot for his first goal in Saudi Arabia against a Paris Saint-Germain team featuring old foe Lionel Messi. Messi had already scored early in Thursday's exhibition game...

Ronaldo Saudi move to signal likely end of elite club career

Dec. 31, 2022 15:00 PM EST

Less than two weeks after his great rival Lionel Messi lifted the World Cup, Cristiano Ronaldo has completed a move to Saudi Arabian club Al Nassr and likely signalled the end of his career in elite club soccer. In agreeing a contract until 2025, the five-time Ballon d’Or winner...

Messi wins World Cup to push claim to be soccer's GOAT

Dec. 18, 2022 16:25 PM EST

LUSAIL, Qatar (AP) — After finally winning the World Cup, Lionel Messi made his strongest case yet to be considered soccer’s greatest player of all time. It will never be possible to say definitively, though, even after Argentina's 4-2 penalty shootout victory over France on...

Messi plans to play on for Argentina after World Cup win

Dec. 18, 2022 15:49 PM EST

DOHA, Qatar (AP) — Lionel Messi is not ready to walk away from Argentina yet, despite ending his pursuit of a World Cup winner's medal. The soccer great secured the one major trophy that has eluded him in his storied career as Argentina beat France 4-2 on penalties in the final at...

Premier League, European clubs prepare for World Cup fallout

Dec. 16, 2022 15:58 PM EST

DOHA, Qatar (AP) — After a World Cup described by FIFA as the best ever, the true impact of its unprecedented calendar scheduling remains to be seen. Staged in November and December for the first time in its 92-year history, the World Cup's aftermath will worry Europe's biggest...

Key players in World Cup final between France and Argentina

Dec. 16, 2022 13:58 PM EST

DOHA, Qatar (AP) — Lionel Messi will line up for Argentina and Kylian Mbappé will be on the opposite side for France on Sunday in the World Cup final. Messi has been there before, but lost in the 2014 final to Germany. Mbappé won the 2018 title after scoring a goal against...

Moroccan World Cup 'dream' faces biggest test against France

Dec. 13, 2022 12:34 PM EST

DOHA, Qatar (AP) — Morocco's improbable, history-making run at the World Cup is about to get its ultimate test. Africa’s first World Cup semifinalist is playing defending champion France and striker Kylian Mbappé, the leader of a new wave of soccer superstars coming out of an...

Tchouaméni shows at World Cup why Mbappé wanted him at PSG

Dec. 12, 2022 08:40 AM EST

DOHA, Qatar (AP) — Kylian Mbappé is finally getting his chance to play alongside Aurélien Tchouaméni with France into the World Cup semifinals and Morocco up next on Wednesday. Tchouaméni’s displays at the heart of the France midfield — and his impressive goal against...

Morocco's tactical masterplan ignites unlikely World Cup run

Dec. 11, 2022 12:02 PM EST

DOHA, Qatar (AP) — Morocco goalkeeper Yassine Bounou leant back in his chair, shook his head and said: “Pinch me, I’m dreaming.” Yes, Morocco really is in the World Cup semifinals. Before arriving in Qatar, the north African nation had only ever won two of its...