Soccer

Italy soccer chief resigns after failure to reach World Cup

ROME — Italian football federation president Carlo Tavecchio resigned on Monday, a week after the Azzurri failed to qualify for the World Cup. ...
West Brom fires Tony Pulis with team in relegation danger

Struggling Premier League team West Bromwich Albion fired manager Tony Pulis on Monday despite his reputation as a virtual guarantee against relegation. ...
3- 2-1, BAM! Georgia Dome imploded in downtown Atlanta

ATLANTA — One of the nation's largest domed stadiums has been destroyed in a scheduled implosion in downtown Atlanta. ...
World Cup bribes, death threats: Corrupt world of FIFA

Hour after hour in a New York City courtroom, the schemes to corrupt world soccer are spilling out. ...
Premier League teams chasing record in Champions League

PARIS — A look at what's happening around the Champions League this week: ...
placeholder

ATHENS, Greece — AEK escaped with a 1-1 draw at Panathinaikos after Marko Livaja's equalizer in the fifth minute of second-half injury time in...
Schalke goes 2nd in Bundesliga, Werder Bremen finally wins

BERLIN — Guido Burgstaller scored late for Schalke to beat visiting Hamburger SV 2-0 and move second in the Bundesliga on Sunday. ...
Marseille fails to end 40-year winless run at Bordeaux

PARIS — Marseille failed to end a 40-year winless run at Bordeaux on Sunday but finished its trip to the wine country with a...
West Ham loses 2-0 at Watford in 1st match under Moyes

WATFORD, England — West Ham put in a familiar performance on Sunday despite having hired a new manager. ...
placeholder

BARCELONA, Spain — Valencia kept pace with Spanish leader Barcelona on Sunday by beating Espanyol 2-0 for an eighth straight league win despite having...

STAY CONNECTED

14,433FansLike
3,204FollowersFollow