Soccer

President of Venezuelan soccer body Berardinelli dies

Venezuela’s soccer federation says its president Jesús Berardinelli has died two weeks after suddenly losing consciousness and presenting other health problems in a hospital

The Latest: AAC to play 8 conference games, up to…

The American Athletic Conference says it will keep its eight-game conference football schedule in place and allow its 11 schools to play up to four nonconference games

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Players raise fists, take a knee prior to MLS…

MLS players take a knee and raise fists in support of 'Black Lives Matter' social justice movement

Arsenal to cut 55 jobs due to financial damage…

Arsenal is cutting 55 jobs due to the financial damage caused by the coronavirus pandemic

Virus hits Syria's national soccer team amid COVID-19 surge

A Syrian official says at least four players and three staff members on Syria’s national soccer team have tested positive for coronavirus and are in isolation

Deportivo player questioned by police after leaked audio

Spanish police have questioned a player who suggested in a leaked audio recording that his team may not play to win a rescheduled second-division match

MLS confirm that six FC Dallas players test…

Entire FC Dallas team has been quarantined ahead of the "MLS Is Back" tournament in Florida.

Spanish club Alavés hires coach Pablo Machín

Spanish club Alavés has hired coach Pablo Machín on a one-year contract

AP Interview: Martins is Portugal's latest…

Olympiakos coach Pedro Martins heads to England for the Europa League meeting with Wolverhampton keen to manage in the Premier League one day

Barcelona train ahead of Napoli clash

Barcelona prepare for their Champions League second leg with Napoli

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The Latest: Marlins a late arrival for 1st game…

The Miami Marlins are scheduled to end an eight-day hiatus with a game at Camden Yards, although getting to that point has not been easy

Real Madrid train for Man City Champions League…

Real Madrid players train at their Valdebebas base as they prepare for their Champions League match against Manchester City.

Brentford to earn $200M+ if promoted to Premier League

Brentford can earn more than $200 million over three years in additional revenue by beating west London rival Fulham on Tuesday to secure a return to English football’s top division after a 73-year absence

Pulisic pain: Injury after scoring in first FA…

A dream scoring start to his first FA Cup final ended in agony for Christian Pulisic

FIFA to AP: Infantino should remain president…

FIFA tells The Associated Press that Gianni Infantino can remain president and should not be forced from power while under criminal investigation

Soccer returning in Africa with troubles and…

The soccer season in the southern African nation of Zambia has been cut short just two weeks after it resumed because of a coronavirus outbreak among top-flight clubs

1st FA Cup final without fans becomes campaigning platform

Arsenal plays Chelsea in the 139th FA Cup final on Saturday

NFL medical boss not surprised by positive cases…

The NFL’s chief medical officer says it’s not surprising there have been positive tests for COVID-19 among players reporting to training camp

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Brazilian team loses 18 players amid pandemic, still wins

Tiny Brazilian soccer team Mirassol lost 18 players during the new coronavirus pandemic

Saudis' Newcastle bid ends after piracy, human rights issues

Saudi Arabia’s sovereign wealth fund has withdrawn its bid to buy English Premier League club Newcastle after the process was stalled by concerns about piracy by the kingdom and human rights complaints

Criminal case opened against FIFA president…

A criminal case against FIFA president Gianni Infantino has been opened by a Swiss special prosecutor