Soccer

Bulgaria arrests 6 soccer fans following racist…

Bulgarian police arrested six soccer fans and identified 15 people linked to making racist gestures, including Nazi salutes, during a European Championship qualifying match against England

League wants to move Barcelona-Madrid game to…

The Spanish soccer league wants Barcelona's game against Real Madrid to be moved out of the Catalan capital to avoid coinciding with a planned separatist rally

President of Bulgarian soccer resigns after fan racism, loss

Criticized around Europe for the racist behavior of Bulgarian fans and under pressure from the country's prime minister following a run of poor results, the president of the country's soccer federation has resigned

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Canada beats US 2-0, ends 34-year, 17-game…

The U.S. men's soccer team lost to Canada for the first time in 34 years, allowing second-half goals to Alphonso Davies and Lucas Cavallini in a 2-0 defeat in the CONCACAF Nations League

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UEFA punishes Lazio for fans' racism at Europa League game

UEFA has punished Lazio for fans' racist behavior by closing one end of Stadio Olimpico for its Europa League game against Celtic

North Korea holds South Korea to 0-0 in World Cup…

North Korea held South Korea to a 0-0 draw in a World Cup qualifying soccer match played in an empty stadium in Pyongyang

Ofori orchestrates tie for unbeaten East Hartford boys soccer

Artz, Godeck, Boivin all 'two' good for East Windsor girls soccer

German club releases Turkish player over Instagram post

Turkish midfielder Cenk Sahin has been released by German soccer club St. Pauli following his Instagram post in support of his country's invasion of Kurdish-held regions in northern Syria

The Latest: Cincinnati, Miami now NFL's only…

The Latest on the NFL's Week 6: Cincinnati, Miami now NFL's only winless teams after victories by Washington, Jets

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Poland, Russia qualify for Euro 2020; Croatia…

Poland and Russia qualified for the 2020 European Championship on Sunday, while Gareth Bale's goal forced Croatia to wait after a 1-1 draw with Wales

McCaffrey scores 2 TDs to lead Panthers past Bucs…

Christian McCaffrey scored two touchdowns and Carolina turned five interceptions by Jameis Winston into 17 points to give the Panthers a 37-26 victory over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in London

Saudi soccer team visits West Bank for 1st time

Saudi Arabia's national soccer team has arrived in the West Bank for its first match in the Palestinian territories

NFL's Week 6 starts with Panthers-Buccaneers in…

Carolina Panthers, Tampa Bay Buccaneers get NFL off to early start with meeting in London

Norway ends Spain's perfect record; Italy at Euro…

Norway has ended Spain's perfect record with a 1-1 draw in their European Championship qualifier as Sergio Ramos overtook Iker Casillas' record of most appearances for Spain

Eritrean soccer players who defected say they live in fear

Young Eritrean soccer players who defected say they live in fear after making asylum claims

Czechs stun England in Euro qualifying; France…

It was a night of European soccer to forget for England, and one to remember for Andorra

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Police detain 31 fans ahead of Czech-England qualifier

Police detained 31 soccer fans before the 2020 European Championship qualifier between host Czech Republic and England in the Czech capital

AP Interview: Pop star close to being Swedish…

Swedish soccer player Kevin Walker was thrust into the national consciousness when he won the country's biggest reality talent show in 2013 and could soon become a league champion, too

Iran women attend FIFA soccer game for first time…

Thousands of Iranian women in merry jester hats and face paint blew horns and cheered Thursday at the first FIFA soccer match they have been allowed to freely attend in decades