Soccer

Shakespeare fired by Leicester after 4 months in charge

Oct 17, 2017

Leicester has fired Craig Shakespeare with the club in the English Premier League relegation zone after eight games of the season

Italy to face Sweden in World Cup playoffs

Oct 17, 2017

Four-time champion Italy will have to beat Sweden in a European playoff to qualify for its 15th straight World Cup

France kicks off World Cup warmups against Wales next month

Oct 17, 2017

France will begin its World Cup warm-up program with a home friendly against Wales next month

Draw for European playoffs in World Cup qualifying

Oct 17, 2017

Draw for European playoffs in World Cup qualifying

Icardi hat trick repairs rocky relationship with 'ultras'

Oct 17, 2017

Mauro Icardi may have finally repaired his rocky relationship with Inter Milan's hard-core "ultra" fans

Heath, Smith sidelined with injuries for US women's team

Oct 17, 2017

Forward Tobin Heath and defender Taylor Smith are sidelined with injuries that will keep them out of the U.S. women's national team training camp in Louisiana ahead of two upcoming matches against South Korea

Calls for exiled player to go to WCup stirs storm in Egypt

Oct 17, 2017

A social media campaign to persuade former star midfielder Mohamed Aboutrika to come out of retirement to join Egypt's World Cup squad has stirred a storm in a country where politics and football often mix, and often with explosive results

Mahrez salvages 1-1 draw for Leicester against West Brom

Oct 16, 2017

Riyad Mahrez salvaged a point for Leicester with an 80th-minute equalizer in 1-1 draw with West Bromwich Albion in the EPL

Benevento remains alone in Europe without a point

Oct 16, 2017

Benevento remains the only club in Europe's top five leagues without a point after a 1-0 loss at basement rival Hellas Verona in Serie A

For sale: Newcastle owner wants to sell Premier League club

Oct 16, 2017

English Premier League club Newcastle is up for sale

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