Men's soccer

FILE - In this Thursday, Feb. 19, 2015 file photo, Ajax's head coach Frank de Boer watches his players line up during the first leg of the round of 32 Europa League match between Ajax and Legia Warsaw, at ArenA stadium in Amsterdam, Netherlands. Crystal Palace will hold a news conference on Monday June 26, 2017 to announce its new manager. British media are reporting that the Premier League club will hire former Netherlands defender Frank De Boer. (AP Photo/Peter Dejong, File)
June 26, 2017 - 9:05 am
LONDON (AP) — Former Netherlands defender Frank de Boer has been hired as manager of Crystal Palace, taking his first coaching job in English soccer seven months after getting fired by Inter Milan. Palace announced the arrival of De Boer on Monday on a three-year deal. De Boer led Ajax to four...
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June 26, 2017 - 7:45 am
BRATISLAVA, Slovakia (AP) — The prime minister of Slovakia wants UEFA to review a match between Italy and Germany at the Under-21 European Championship in Poland. Germany lost to Italy 1-0 in its final group match, sending both teams to the semifinals of the three-group tournament. Slovakia, which...
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June 26, 2017 - 7:27 am
LONDON (AP) — Crystal Palace will hold a news conference on Monday to announce its new manager. British media are reporting that the Premier League club will hire former Netherlands defender Frank De Boer, who was fired by Inter Milan in November after 14 matches and 84 days in charge. De Boer led...
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Mexico's Javier Hernandez, front, and Russia's Georgii Dzhikiia, rear, challenge for the ball during the Confederations Cup, Group A soccer match between Mexico and Russia, at the Kazan Arena, Russia, Saturday, June 24, 2017. Mexico defeated Russia by 2-1. (AP Photo/Thanassis Stavrakis)
June 26, 2017 - 7:25 am
KAZAN, Russia (AP) — Mexico star Javier "Chicharito" Hernandez trained separately from his teammates on Monday because of muscle fatigue, the latest concern for a Mexican team that has been struck by injuries at the Confederations Cup. Defender Diego Reyes also didn't practice with the team in its...
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Chile coach Juan Antonio Pizzi talks with Arturo Vidal during the Confederations Cup, Group B soccer match between Chile and Australia, at the Spartak Stadium in Moscow, Sunday, June 25, 2017. (AP Photo/Ivan Sekretarev)
June 26, 2017 - 7:21 am
MOSCOW (AP) — Known as one of the hardest-working squads in the world, Chile is starting to feel the wear and tear of its all-out style in the Confederations Cup. And things won't get any easier for the South American champions when they face Cristiano Ronaldo and Portugal in the semifinals. Chile...
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June 26, 2017 - 5:44 am
LISBON, Portugal (AP) — Felix Mourinho, the father of Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho and a former Portugal goalkeeper, has died. He was 79. Vitoria Setubal, where Felix Mourinho played and later worked as coach and club director, said he died Sunday. It did not give the cause of death...
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The Portland Timbers fans celebrates Fanendo Adi's penalty kick goal in the first half of an MLS soccer game against the Seattle Sounders on Sunday, June 25, 2017, at Providence Park in Portland, Ore. (Pete Christopher/The Oregonian via AP)
June 26, 2017 - 2:05 am
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Clint Dempsey likened his goal against the Timbers to a slam dunk. Dempsey scored in stoppage time and the Seattle Sounders pulled into a hard-fought 2-2 draw with rival Portland in a Cascadia Cup match on Sunday night. Fanendo Adi scored his 50th career goal for Portland and...
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The Portland Timbers fans celebrates Fanendo Adi's penalty kick goal in the first half of an MLS soccer game against the Seattle Sounders on Sunday, June 25, 2017, at Providence Park in Portland, Ore. (Pete Christopher/The Oregonian via AP)
June 26, 2017 - 12:50 am
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Clint Dempsey scored in stoppage time and the Seattle Sounders pulled into a 2-2 draw with the rival Portland Timbers in a Cascadia Cup match on Sunday night. Fanendo Adi scored his 50th career goal for Portland and Dairon Asprilla added another at the end of the first half to...
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The Portland Timbers fans celebrates Fanendo Adi's penalty kick goal in the first half of an MLS soccer game against the Seattle Sounders on Sunday, June 25, 2017, at Providence Park in Portland, Ore. (Pete Christopher/The Oregonian via AP)
June 26, 2017 - 12:46 am
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Clint Dempsey scored in stoppage time and the Seattle Sounders pulled into a 2-2 draw with the rival Portland Timbers in a Cascadia Cup match on Sunday night. Fanendo Adi scored his 50th career goal for Portland and Dairon Asprilla added another at the end of the first half to...
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Cameroon players protest with referee Wilmar Roldan during the Confederations Cup, Group B soccer match between Germany and Cameroon, at the Fisht Stadium in Sochi, Russia, Sunday, June 25, 2017. (AP Photo/Thanassis Stavrakis)
June 25, 2017 - 3:59 pm
SOCHI, Russia (AP) — FIFA's new video review system is bringing turmoil to the Confederations Cup, with technology designed to deliver quick, clear decisions agitating players and leaving coaches and fans confused. Perhaps even worse for FIFA, the latest controversy on Sunday — exactly one week...
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