Soccer

Chelsea apologizes for Kenedy's offensive Instagram messages

Jul 23, 2017

Chelsea has apologized China for social media comments by Brazilian player Kenedy which it accepts "caused great offence and hurt the feelings" of the country during the Premier League champions' pre-season tour

Neymar to PSG? Barcelona's denials don't stop transfer talk

Jul 23, 2017

Fervor is increasing regarding the potential arrival of Brazil star Neymar to Paris Saint-Germain in a 220 million euros ($253 million) deal that would more than double the world record transfer fee.

Villa scores 14th MLS goal to lead NYCFC to win over Chicago

Jul 23, 2017

David Villa and Frederic Brillant scored minutes apart early in the second half as New York City FC beat the Chicago Fire 2-1 on Saturday to extend its home unbeaten streak to seven games

Dempsey record goal, assist leads US into Gold Cup final

Jul 23, 2017

Clint Dempsey fed Jozy Altidore for the go-ahead goal, then scored on a free kick to match Landon Donovan's American record with his 57th international goal and lead the United States over Costa Rica 2-0 and into the CONCACAF Gold Cup championship game

El Salvador's Romero, Ceren suspended after bites

Jul 23, 2017

El Salvador defender Henry Romero was suspended for his nation's next 6 competitive matches and midfielder Darwin Ceren for the next 3, penalties announced after they bit American players during a CONCACAF Gold Cup quarterfinal

Mexico blocks out drama before Gold Cup semifinal vs Jamaica

Jul 23, 2017

Mexico faces Jamaica on Sunday night at the Rose Bowl for a spot in next week's final

West Ham signs Arnautovic from Stoke for club-record fee

Jul 22, 2017

West Ham signed attacking midfielder Marko Arnautovic from Stoke for a club-record fee

7 students face hearings in Merchant Marine Academy probe

Jul 22, 2017

A federal lawyer says seven suspended soccer players at the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy face campus disciplinary hearings over allegations of sexual misconduct, coercion and hazing

Dempsey at home 1 goal from record; US team in Gold Cup semi

Jul 22, 2017

Clint Dempsey is back in his home state of Texas, one goal away from a national scoring record and one win from playing in another CONCACAF Gold Cup final with his United States teammates

Webb says De Jong would have been sent off with video review

Jul 21, 2017

Howard Webb says he would have given Dutch midfielder Nigel De Jong a red card in the 2010 World Cup final if a video assistant referee had been in place