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Morris' stoppage-time goal gives US 1-1 draw at El Salvador

Jun. 15, 2022 11:54 AM EDT

SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador (AP) — Entering in the 80th minute on a rain-soaked field that looked like a torn-up recreational park, Jordan Morris thought back to youth soccer in Seattle. Morris went on to score in the first minute of second-half stoppage time, offsetting Alexander...

Delia leaves NYCFC for Standard Liege, replaced by Cushing

Jun. 13, 2022 11:49 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Ronny Delia left MLS champion New York City FC on Monday to become coach of Belgium's Standard Liege, and assistant coach Nick Cushing was named the interim coach. Cushing, a 37-year-old from England, becomes the fifth coach of the team in eight seasons. Previous...

Real Madrid, Barcelona to meet in Las Vegas during US tour

Jun. 10, 2022 11:08 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Real Madrid and Barcelona will meet in an exhibition July 23 in Las Vegas in just the second edition of the El Clásico rivalry on U.S. soil. The Spanish superpowers will visit Allegiant Stadium, the 2-year-old home of the NFL’s Raiders just off the Las Vegas...

Champions League final averages 2.76 million viewers in US

Jun. 01, 2022 19:01 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Real Madrid's 1-0 victory over Liverpool in the Champions League final set a record for the largest audience to view the final in the U.S. on English-language television. Nielsen ratings show the game Saturday averaged 2.76 million viewers on CBS, surpassing the...

Man City's Benjamin Mendy charged with eighth count of rape

Jun. 01, 2022 15:47 PM EDT

CHESTER, England (AP) — Manchester City player Benjamin Mendy will stand trial accused of eight counts of rape after being charged with an additional offense. The latest allegation of rape relates to a new complainant and could only be reported for the first time on Wednesday after...

Ukraine star Zinchenko in tears ahead of World Cup playoff

May. 31, 2022 17:27 PM EDT

GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) — Ukrainian soccer star Oleksandr Zinchenko couldn't hold back the tears as he tried to explain what it means to represent his country's national team at this moment, with a spot at the World Cup within reach. Ukraine is two games away from qualifying for...

Liverpool's regret: Season for the ages has sour ending

May. 29, 2022 05:39 AM EDT

PARIS (AP) — Sixty-three games. Four losses. Two trophies. And a whole lot of disappointment. That’s the scenario facing Liverpool’s players as they return home on Sunday from their painful Champions League final loss in Paris to a trophy parade through their...

Madrid wins Champions League final marred by crowd chaos

May. 28, 2022 19:20 PM EDT

PARIS (AP) — Yet another Champions League title for Real Madrid, the undisputed king of Europe. Yet another showpiece European soccer game tarnished by chaotic crowd issues and disorder. Madrid became European champion for a record-extending 14th time — double the...

Player fatigue concerns hang over Liverpool-Madrid CL final

May. 27, 2022 11:26 AM EDT

PARIS (AP) — For a player who doesn’t consider himself to be a striker, Mohamed Salah is the envy of many forwards with his scoring record for Liverpool. “I don’t play No. 9, I play on the wing,” Salah said. “It’s completely different when you play as a winger.” ...

Benzema looks to cap great season with 5th European title

May. 26, 2022 07:38 AM EDT

MADRID (AP) — The last time Karim Benzema was in a Champions League final, it was in a supporting role to Cristiano Ronaldo. He was just another forward on a Real Madrid team in which Ronaldo attracted most of the attention. It will be a lot different when Benzema...