Men's soccer

July 12, 2017 - 10:44 am
PARIS (AP) — Brazil right back Dani Alves has signed for Paris Saint-Germain on a free transfer after leaving Juventus. PSG announced the signing of Alves on Wednesday on a two-year deal. He spent a season at Juventus, helping the team reach the Champions League final, after eight years at...
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July 12, 2017 - 9:41 am
VIENNA (AP) — Former Austria international Gyorgy Garics is retiring after spending most of last season without a club. The 33-year-old defender, who hasn't played since leaving Darmstadt in August 2016, says retirement "is unavoidable at some point and I want to do it when it's the most beautiful...
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French Guiana midfielder Florent Malouda (15) controls the ball in front of Honduras midfielder Alfredo Mejia (8) in the first half of a CONCACAF Gold Cup soccer match in Houston, Tuesday, July 11, 2017. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
July 12, 2017 - 2:10 am
HOUSTON (AP) — Florent Malouda, a veteran of 80 international matches for France, played for French Guiana in CONCACAF Gold Cup on Tuesday night despite being ruled ineligible for the tournament. The 37-year-old midfielder captained French Guiana and played the entire match in a 0-0 tie against...
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July 11, 2017 - 7:38 pm
BERLIN (AP) — Hertha Berlin signed Jonathan Klinsmann, the son of former United States coach and Germany striker Jurgen Klinsmann, on Tuesday after he impressed during his trial with the Bundesliga club. The 20-year-old Klinsmann, a goalkeeper with the U.S. Under-20 team, achieved his goal of...
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Georgia NCAA college football coach Kirby Smart speaks during the Southeastern Conference's annual media gathering, Tuesday, July 11, 2017, in Hoover, Ala. (AP Photo/Butch Dill)
July 11, 2017 - 5:26 pm
HOOVER, Ala. (AP) — When LSU's Ed Orgeron matter of factly declared the SEC as "the best conference in the United States," he was mostly preaching to the choir in the league's backyard. But the Southeastern Conference's once-undisputed status as college football's top league is facing strong...
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July 11, 2017 - 3:42 pm
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Charlotte is making a push to land a Major League Soccer team. The city will host MLS executives July 18 in hopes of convincing them to bring a franchise to a city that already has an NFL and NBA team. MLS4CLT, the ownership group seeking to lure a Major League Soccer (MLS)...
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July 11, 2017 - 3:12 pm
VIENNA (AP) — Doctors at a hospital in Innsbruck will start waking up an Ajax midfielder who has been kept in an induced coma since collapsing during a friendly game in the Austrian Alps on Saturday. The Dutch club says Abdelhak Nouri is in "a stable and not life threatening" condition, adding that...
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July 11, 2017 - 5:22 am
BERLIN (AP) — Hertha Berlin signed Jonathan Klinsmann, the son of former United States coach and Germany striker Juergen Klinsmann, on Tuesday after he impressed during his trial with the Bundesliga club. The 20-year-old Klinsmann, a goalkeeper with the United States Under-20s team, achieved his...
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July 11, 2017 - 5:13 am
BERLIN (AP) — Hertha Berlin has signed Jonathan Klinsmann, the son of former United States coach and Germany striker Juergen Klinsmann, after he impressed during his trial with the Bundesliga club. Hertha says the 20-year-old Klinsmann, a goalkeeper with the United States Under-20s team, has...
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FILE - From left are 2017 file photos showing Bryce Harper, of the Washington Nationals, Mike Trout of the Los Angeles Angels and Aaron Judge of the New York Yankees. Harper, Trout and Judge have become the face of baseball as a gleaming, modernist ballpark and a city known for its Latino culture host the All-Star Game for the first time. (AP Photo/File)
July 10, 2017 - 10:58 pm
MIAMI (AP) — Bryce Harper, Mike Trout and Aaron Judge have become the face of baseball as a gleaming, modernist ballpark and a city known for its Latino culture host the All-Star Game for the first time. After decades of falling behind, the sport finally has stepped up its national promotion. There...
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