Men's soccer

June 27, 2017 - 3:47 pm
MADRID (AP) — Football agent Jorge Mendes has told a Spanish judge that he had no involvement in the financial planning of client Radamel Falcao, who has been accused by a state prosecutor of tax fraud. Mendes, who is not accused of any wrongdoing, appeared before a judge in a Madrid court for 45...
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June 27, 2017 - 3:43 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Fox Sports is partnering with Facebook to stream Champions League matches through Facebook Live next season. Fox announced Tuesday that it will stream games in the United States on the Fox Sports Facebook page and the FOX Deportes Facebook page beginning in September with group...
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Germany goalkeeper Julian Pollersbeck, left, is congratulated by his teammates after saving the last shot of the penalty shootout during the Euro Under 21 semifinal soccer match between England and Germany in Tychy, Poland, Tuesday, June 27, 2017. (AP Photo/Alik Keplicz)
June 27, 2017 - 2:54 pm
TYCHY, Poland (AP) — Germany inflicted another penalty-shootout loss on fierce soccer rival England, this time in the semifinals of the Under-21 European Championship on Tuesday. Goalkeeper Julian Pollersbeck saved from Nathan Redmond to clinch a 4-3 shootout win for the Germans, after the match...
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June 27, 2017 - 2:45 pm
SOCHI, Russia (AP) — After years of intrigue about allegedly corrupt World Cup bidding, FIFA published an investigation report Tuesday that showed how voters exploited the murky system yet allowed Russia and Qatar to host the 2018 and 2022 tournaments. FIFA published investigator Michael Garcia's...
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June 27, 2017 - 2:43 pm
SOCHI, Russia (AP) — After years of intrigue about allegedly corrupt World Cup bidding, FIFA published an investigation report Tuesday that showed how voters exploited the murky system yet allowed Russia and Qatar to host the 2018 and 2022 tournaments. FIFA published investigator Michael Garcia's...
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June 27, 2017 - 1:45 pm
VIENNA (AP) — Austria goalkeeper Robert Almer needs surgery on his injured right knee for a third time, ruling him out of the World Cup qualifiers against Wales and Georgia in September. Almer's club, Austria Vienna, says the 'keeper will have the operation in a clinic in Germany on Wednesday,...
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June 27, 2017 - 12:41 pm
SOCHI, Russia (AP) — After years of speculation about alleged corruption, FIFA finally ended the mystery Tuesday of what is contained in an investigation report of bidding for the World Cups of 2018 and 2022. FIFA published investigator Michael Garcia's 430-page dossier examining how Russia and...
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June 27, 2017 - 11:41 am
SOCHI, Russia (AP) — FIFA has published investigator Michael Garcia's report into bidding for the soccer World Cups of 2018 and 2022 won by Russia and Qatar, ending 2-1/2 years of speculation about its contents. FIFA released the 430-page dossier which confirms that several countries bidding to...
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June 27, 2017 - 11:06 am
ZURICH (AP) — FIFA has published investigator Michael Garcia's report into World Cup bidding won by Russia and Qatar.
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June 27, 2017 - 9:39 am
SOCHI, Russia (AP) — A big mystery in the recent era of corruption linked to FIFA is being revealed this week. The report into suspected corruption in the 2018-2022 World Cup bidding contests — involving 11 nations and won by Russia and Qatar — has been the mystery ever since American investigator...
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