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World Cup features Uruguay's Suarez vs. South Korea's Son

Nov. 23, 2022 07:46 AM EST

DOHA, Qatar (AP) — Coach Paulo Bento acknowledged there are hazards for last season's Premier League joint top scorer Son Heung-min when he takes the field wearing a mask in the Group H opener against Uruguay in the World Cup. Son hasn't played since fracturing his left eye socket...

Man United takes 'appropriate steps' after Ronaldo interview

Nov. 18, 2022 07:11 AM EST

DOHA, Qatar (AP) — Manchester United has “initiated appropriate steps” in response to Cristiano Ronaldo's explosive interview with Piers Morgan. The Premier League club's legal team was waiting to review the full footage of the 90-minute discussion in which Ronaldo criticized...

Son wears mask at World Cup training, unsure when can play

Nov. 16, 2022 12:07 PM EST

DOHA, Qatar (AP) — Son Heung-min wore a mask at training with the South Korea team on Wednesday ahead of World Cup in Qatar and later expressed doubt about his availability for the start of the tournament because of his facial injury. The Tottenham forward hasn’t played since...

NFL road trip: Beyond Germany, league eyes Spain, France

Nov. 15, 2022 09:40 AM EST

MUNICH (AP) — The NFL wants to keep its European tour going now that Germany has joined Britain in hosting games. Spain and France are atop the league's wish list as it continues to look internationally for revenue growth. The Tampa Bay Buccaneers beat the Seattle...

Ronaldo's Man United career looks over but who replaces him?

Nov. 14, 2022 10:09 AM EST

MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Cristiano Ronaldo’s explosive TV interview with Piers Morgan seems certain to end his Manchester United career. It is hard to see a way back for the 37-year-old forward, who said he does not respect manager Erik ten Hag and feels “betrayed” by the...

Ten Hag hails culture change after United secures late win

Nov. 13, 2022 15:29 PM EST

LONDON (AP) — For Erik ten Hag, the goal that sent Manchester United into the World Cup break on a high note is the perfect symbol of the progress his team has made in recent months. In the last Premier League game before the tournament in Qatar, substitute Alejandro Garnacho came...

Arsenal takes 5-point lead over City into World Cup break

Nov. 12, 2022 17:05 PM EST

As the Premier League gets ready to pause for the World Cup, some unlikely storylines are in place for the second half of the season. Arsenal has a five-point lead and is undoubtedly Manchester City's biggest challenger for its title. Newcastle is increasingly looking...

Injured Son leads South Korea's World Cup squad for Qatar

Nov. 12, 2022 02:48 AM EST

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — In a surprise to no one, Tottenham forward Son Heung-min is headlining South Korea’s squad for the third straight World Cup as coach Paulo Bento places his hopes on his superstar striker who is recovering from a fractured eye socket. Bento also selected...

James Maddison makes England's World Cup squad

Nov. 10, 2022 11:13 AM EST

MANCHESTER, England (AP) — James Maddison was a surprising inclusion for England when coach Gareth Southgate named his 26-man squad for the World Cup on Thursday. The Leicester playmaker has made only one appearance for his country, coming on as a substitute in a European...

South Korea striker Son is Messi and Ronaldo rolled into one

Nov. 09, 2022 08:08 AM EST

MANCHESTER, England (AP) — When Son Heung-min went down clutching his face in a recent Champions League match, the pain was not confined to the Tottenham striker's fractured eye socket. The shockwaves were felt all the way back in his homeland of South Korea, where the nation...