Soccer

Bale turns back time at Tottenham as Man U and…

Gareth Bale looked like the star player who left Tottenham for Real Madrid in 2013 as he scored twice in Spurs' 4-0 win over Burnley

LeBron James rejects Zlatan's criticism of…

LeBron James responded to Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s criticism of his political activism with a promise that he will never just shut up and dribble

MLS says Burkle backs out owning Sacramento expansion team

Major League Soccer says Ron Burkle has backed out of plans for an expansion team in Sacramento, California, that was scheduled to start play in 2023

Rapinoe-led US beats Argentina 6-0 to win…

Megan Rapinoe scored twice and the United States won the SheBelieves Cup title with a 6-0 victory over Argentina on Wednesday

Study: college sports still trail pros in diversity hiring

A diversity study for racial and gender hiring across college sports found little change in scores that continue to lag behind the professional ranks

Orlando City soccer player arrested on sexual assault charge

Sheriff's officials say a player for the Orlando City Soccer Club is accused of sexually assaulting a woman

Pau Gasol says he's going home, signing again…

Pau Gasol is going home

Jordan Morris tears left ACL, 3 years after…

American forward Jordan Morris tore his left ACL while on loan for Swansea in the English League Championship, three years after rupturing his right ACL during a match for Major League Soccer’s Seattle Sounders

Press, Rapinoe score, US beats Brazil 2-0 in…

Christen Press scored in the 11th minute, Megan Rapinoe added a late goal and the U.S. women beat Brazil 2-0 in the SheBelieves Cup

Man City earns 18th straight win, Spurs lose…

Manchester City stayed 10 points clear in the Premier League with a 1-0 victory at Arsenal that extended the winning run of Pep Guardiola's team to 18 games in all competitions

More Liverpool misery: 1st home loss to Everton…

Richarlison scored after three minutes and Gylfi Sigurdsson netted a late penalty to give Everton a 2-0 victory at Liverpool

Victims remembered as Frankfurt beats Bayern in Bundesliga

Amin Younes has reinvigorated the Bundesliga title race by leading Eintracht Frankfurt to a 2-1 win over Bayern Munich

Delayed trial of Women v US Soccer pushed back to…

The long delayed trial in the case of female players against the U.S. Soccer Federation has been pushed back from March 9 to June 15 by U.S. District Judge R

Tuchel urges Pulisic to 'stay positive' amid…

Chelsea manager Thomas Tuchel has urged winger Christian Pulisic to “stay positive” amid limited playing time and now a tight calf that leaves the oft-injured American questionable for Saturday’s visit to Southampton

Rose Lavelle's 2nd-half goal lifts US past Canada…

Rose Lavelle scored in the 79th minute to give the United States a 1-0 victory over Canada in the SheBelieves Cup on Thursday night

Barred from travel by husband, Iran ski coach…

Iran's ski coach tells The Associated Press that her husband blocked her from traveling to the world championships in Italy because she wouldn't consent to a divorce

Lawyer: Central African Republic soccer chief is…

A lawyer for the former head of Central African Republic’s soccer federation says he used the popular sport to foster peace and unity in his country and played no role in anti-Muslim atrocities

Husband of Iran's ski coach bars her from leaving country

The Iranian women’s alpine ski team has flown to Italy for the world championships in Cortina d’Ampezzo

Big loss to PSG a reality check for Barcelona

This time there are no signs of another memorable comeback for Barcelona after a 4-1 loss to Paris Saint-Germain in the first leg of the round of 16 of the Champions League

'I don't need a break': Klopp defiant amid…

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp says he is ready for the challenge of turning his team around after a tough period both on and off the field