Ronaldo stuck on 99 goals but Portugal through to Euro 2020
Cristiano Ronaldo will have to wait a little longer for his 100th international goal. He scored only once as Portugal booked its place at next year’s European Championship with a 2-0 win at Luxembourg on Sunday.
Record Women’s Super League crowd sees Arsenal win at Spurs
The first north London derby in the Women’s Super League produced a record crowd of 38,262 for the competition when Arsenal claimed a 2-0 victory at Tottenham.
Lionel Messi in Israel despite rockets and boycott threats
After a boycott campaign derailed his previous visit and a barrage of rocket attacks threatened to scare him off again, soccer superstar Lionel Messi finally arrives in Israel.
Record attendance at women’s soccer game in Brazil
Brazilian women’s soccer set an attendance record on Saturday with more than 28,000 fans at the Arena Corinthians to watch the second leg of the Sao Paulo state championship final.
Germany, Netherlands, Austria, Croatia qualify for Euro 2020
Germany, the Netherlands, Austria and Croatia have qualified for the 2020 European Championship.
Dest makes quick impact as US rebounds to beat Canada 4-1
Sergiño Dest set up a goal in the second minute of his American competitive debut, Gyasi Zardes scored twice and the United States overwhelmed Canada early in a 4-1 CONCACAF Nations League match.
Party time: Finland into its first major soccer tournament
A party decades in the making finally erupted in Finland on Friday after its national team qualified for a major soccer tournament for the first time.
Man City loses attempt at CAS to block UEFA investigation
Manchester City has lost its attempt to block a UEFA investigation into financial fair play violations.
Spanish league loses court battle, won’t play match in US
The Spanish league says the match between Villarreal and Atlético Madrid in the United States next month has been called off because it lost a court battle against the Spanish soccer federation.
AP Source: Champions League TV rights in Britain kept by BT
The Associated Press has learned the rights to broadcast Champions League games in Britain have been retained by BT Sport.
England, Czech Republic, France and Turkey reach Euro 2020
France and Turkey have qualified for the 2020 European Championship after Iceland drew 0-0 in Istanbul.
Kane nets hat trick and helps England seal Euro 2020 spot
Harry Kane scored a first-half hat trick as England secured qualification for the 2020 European Championship with a 7-0 victory over Montenegro in the team’s 1,000th game.
Ex-insurance exec gets 6 months in college admissions scam
A former California insurance executive has been sentenced to six months in prison for paying $450,000 to get his son and daughter admitted to the University of Southern California as fake athletic recruits.
FIFA hires Arsene Wenger for global soccer development role
FIFA says it has hired Arsene Wenger in a full-time role leading its global soccer development work.
US sporting director Stewart says Berhalter's job is safe
The sporting director of the U.S. Soccer Federation says Gregg Berhalter's job as men's national team coach is safe despite some disappointing results.
Ukrainian police looking for fans who racially abused Taison
Ukrainian police say they want to identify and find about 20 Dynamo Kyiv fans as part of an investigation into racist abuse directed at Shakhtar Donetsk player Taison.
AP Interview: Rossi back home in Spain for another comeback
Italian-American striker Giuseppe Rossi is trying to make a comeback in Spain after a career marked by injuries.
Sounders claim 2nd title in 4 years, beating Toronto FC 3-1
Kelvin Leerdam scored on a deflected shot in the 57th minute, substitute Victor Rodriguez connected in the 76th and Raul Ruidiaz added the capper in the 90th to give the Seattle Sounders a 3-1 victory over Toronto FC in the MLS Cup.
'That's crazy': Klopp's Liverpool surges ahead in title bid
Liverpool has an eight-point lead in the Premier League title race with almost a third of the season played.
Man City falls 9 points behind Liverpool after Anfield loss
Liverpool surged eight points clear at the top of the Premier League by beating Manchester City 3-1 to establish a strong lead after 12 rounds.