Soccer

Wolverhampton hangs on to beat Bristol City in FA…

Wolverhampton held on to beat Championship side Bristol City 1-0 to reach the quarterfinals of the FA Cup on Sunday

Bayern braced for Klopp reunion at Liverpool

Bayern Munich knows all too well how tough an opponent Juergen Klopp can be

City overcomes stubborn Newport to reach FA Cup…

Manchester City finally broke through Newport's stubborn defense in the second half beat the fourth-tier side 4-1 in the FA Cup on Saturday, although the result wasn't nearly as straightforward as the scoreline suggested

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Suspect in 2010 Cabanas shooting gets 20 years in Mexico

The man suspected of shooting former Paraguay national soccer team standout Salvador Cabanas in the head in 2010 has been sentenced to 20 years in prison in Mexico

Amazon Peladao: a soccer tournament unlike any other

The Peladao soccer tournament in the Amazon, one of the world's largest, mixes passion for most popular sport on the planet with a beauty pageant

United says Mourinho firing cost $25M, revived by Solskjaer

Manchester United finances show firing former manager Jose Mourinho and his staff cost $25 million

In France, footballers fight workplace bullying in court

French soccer players are turning to the courts to fight workplace bullying and the practice known in France by an English word, "le loft."

World Cup-winning England goalkeeper Gordon Banks…

Gordon Banks, the goalkeeper who helped England win its only World Cup in 1966, dies at 81

Sarri state: Humbling loss endangers Chelsea…

Maurizio Sarri's reign at Chelsea already looks like it's approaching the end, and he's not even completed a season

Real Madrid enjoying winning run as Champions…

Three-time defending champion Real Madrid appears to have hit its stride again just in time for the return of the Champions League

Eriksen helps title-chasing Tottenham beat…

Christian Eriksen created the opener before scoring a goal himself as Tottenham beat Leicester 3-1 on Sunday to go five points from the top of the Premier League

Chelsea routed 6-0 by Man City for biggest loss…

Chelsea was handed its heaviest loss in 28 years on Sunday when Manchester City routed Maurizio Sarri's side 6-0 in the Premier League

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Nantes fans say final goodbye to Sala on day of…

On day of mourning for Emiliano Sala, Nantes players walk onto field dressed all in black with Sala's name on their backs as the crowd chants for him over and over again

Soccer academies offer hope of stardom, demand sacrifice

Youth academies from teams like Flamengo, where a fire destroyed a dorm and killed 10, offer Brazilian youngsters a chance to become the next big soccer star

Column: A sad, shocking week that tested football's heart

Column: A sad, shocking week that tested football's heart

EPL title-chasing Liverpool reveals record profit of $162M

Liverpool has reported pre-tax profit rising to a record 125 million pounds ($162 million), fueled by last season's run to the Champions League final

6 arrests in killing of journalist who exposed FIFA official

Six people arrested in connection with killing of undercover journalist who exposed corrupt FIFA official

Police confirm Sala's body recovered from plane…

Authorities have recovered a body from the seabed wreckage of a plane that was carrying soccer player Emiliano Sala and his pilot

In soccer-mad Argentina, women fight sexism and inequality

Macarena Sanchez takes a stand to turn female soccer professional in Argentina

Australia scraps game in Thailand, campaigns to free refugee

Australia scraps soccer game in Thailand, campaigns to free refugee

Former Guatemalan soccer head to forfeit $350,000

Former Guatemalan soccer leader sentenced for role in FIFA corruption scandal uncovered by US prosecutors

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Mourinho accepts guilty plea for tax fraud in…

Former Real Madrid coach Jose Mourinho has received a one-year suspended sentence after reaching a guilty plea for tax fraud in Spain