Soccer

Police investigate alleged assault of Raheem Sterling

Dec 18, 2017

Police are investigating the alleged assault of Manchester City winger Raheem Sterling at the club's training ground

Suspended Villar says Spain in danger of missing World Cup

Dec 18, 2017

The suspended president of the Spanish soccer federation has tried to stoke up fears that the country could be kicked out of the World Cup because of government interference

European soccer midweek: What to watch in the main countries

Dec 18, 2017

Focus switches to the cups in England, Germany and Italy while there is a full round of league games in France before its winter break

Hegazi completes permanent move to West Brom

Dec 18, 2017

Egypt defender Ahmed Hegazi has completed a permanent move to West Bromwich Albion after the Premier League club decided to activate an option to sign the center back

Olympiakos back on top at halfway stage of Greek season

Dec 17, 2017

Marko Marin's 63rd-minute goal gave defending champion Olympiakos a 1-0 win Sunday over Giannena as it returned to the top of the Greek league

Messi misses penalty as Barca wins big to increase lead

Dec 17, 2017

Lionel Messi had a penalty saved as Barcelona eased to a 4-0 win over Deportivo La Coruna to increase its lead at the top of the Spanish league to six points

Lyon beats Marseille to go 3rd; Balotelli scores for Nice

Dec 17, 2017

Forwards Nabil Fekir and Mariano Diaz scored as Lyon beat Marseille 2-0 to end its rival's 12-game unbeaten run in the French league

Sporting and Benfica win to put pressure on Porto

Dec 17, 2017

Sporting Lisbon continued its unbeaten season in the Portuguese league with a 2-0 win Sunday over 10-man Portimonense to move three points clear of Porto at the top of the standings

Griezmann backtracks over 'insensitive' blackface tweet

Dec 17, 2017

Soccer star Antoine Griezmann has apologized for any offense caused after posting an image of himself on social media in blackface as part of an NBA party costume

AC Milan crisis deepens with 3-0 defeat at Verona in Serie A

Dec 17, 2017

AC Milan's crisis deepened as it was humiliated 3-0 at struggling Hellas Verona in Serie A

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