Soccer

AP Photo/Dave Thompson
May 12, 2019 - 2:05 pm
LIVERPOOL, England (AP) — For about 20 minutes on an afternoon of extraordinary highs, lows, twists and turns at Anfield, Liverpool thought the wait could finally be ending. Liverpool was leading Wolverhampton Wanderers; Manchester City was drawing, briefly losing, and then only drawing again at...
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May 12, 2019 - 1:24 pm
BRIGHTON, England (AP) — Manchester City retained the Premier League trophy after coming from behind to beat Brighton 4-1 and see off Liverpool's relentless challenge on the final day of the season on Sunday. The quality and intensity of the title race was emphasized by City requiring a 14th...
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May 05, 2019 - 11:33 am
HOUSTON (AP) — Mauro Manotas scored twice to help the Houston Dynamo beat FC Dallas 2-1 on Saturday in the Texas Derby. Manotas opened the scoring in the 20th minute, putting enough power on a penalty kick to slip it under the diving Jesse Gonzalez. FC Dallas' Carlos Gruezo conceded the penalty...
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April 18, 2019 - 5:17 pm
What to watch in the leading soccer leagues in Europe this weekend: ITALY Aiming to quickly move on from its Champions League elimination, Juventus needs only a draw at home against Fiorentina on Saturday to clinch a record-extending eighth straight Serie A title. Juventus is 17 points ahead of...
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Texas Rangers, Globe Life Park
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March 27, 2019 - 3:33 pm
ARLINGTON (1080 KRLD) - Spanish soccer team Atletico Madrid and Chivas will face each other July 23 at Globe Life Park as part of the International Champions Cup. Announced Wednesday morning, the home of the Texas Rangers will host one of the first non-baseball related events at the stadium. Last...
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March 06, 2019 - 7:58 pm
LONDON (AP) — When world soccer executives receive FIFA's annual report this year, they will see that $753,000 is funding a women's league in Colombia, $588,197 is helping female players in New Zealand and girls in Botswana are benefiting from $341,600. That's merely a snapshot of the $270.3...
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