Professional soccer

FC Barcelona's Lionel Messi reacts during the Spanish La Liga soccer match between FC Barcelona and Sevilla at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona, Spain, Saturday, Oct. 20, 2018. (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez)
October 20, 2018 - 6:52 pm
BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Lionel Messi broke his right forearm on Saturday and will be sidelined for about three weeks, a major setback for him and Barcelona right before some important games. Messi will miss playing Inter Milan in the Champions League on Wednesday, and the clasico against Real...
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FC Barcelona's Lionel Messi looks painfully injured during the Spanish La Liga soccer match between FC Barcelona and Sevilla at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona, Spain, Saturday, Oct. 20, 2018. (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez)
October 20, 2018 - 6:06 pm
MADRID (AP) — Barcelona ended its slump and regained the Spanish league lead but there was little to celebrate as Lionel Messi broke his right forearm and will be sidelined for three weeks. Also, Real Madrid lost again while suffering its worst scoring drought. Messi scored and walked off injured...
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Liverpool's Mohamed Salah, left, scores his side's first goal of the game against Huddersfield Town during their English Premier League soccer match at the John Smith's Stadium in Huddersfield, England, Saturday Oct. 20, 2018. (Richard Sellers/PA via AP)
October 20, 2018 - 2:56 pm
HUDDERSFIELD, England (AP) — Mohamed Salah scored for just the second time since August to earn Liverpool a 1-0 win at Huddersfield in the English Premier League on Saturday. With Salah's fourth goal of the season, Liverpool kept pace with Manchester City in the standings after nine games. City is...
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PSG's Adrien Rabiot, right, celebrates with his teammate PSG's Angel Di Maria after scoring his side's second goal during the French League One soccer match between Paris-Saint-Germain and Amiens at the Parc des Princes stadium in Paris, France, Saturday, Oct. 20, 2018. (AP Photo/Francois Mori)
October 20, 2018 - 1:14 pm
PARIS (AP) — Neymar was not missed as runaway French league leader Paris Saint-Germain crushed Amiens 5-0 on Saturday for a 10th straight league win. Neymar was given a few days off by coach Thomas Tuchel after playing for Brazil in the international break. PSG faces Napoli in the Champions League...
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Cardiff City's Bobby Reid, left, celebrates scoring his side's second goal of the game with teammates Souleymane Bamba, second left, Josh Murphy, and Aron Gunnarsson, during the English Premier League soccer match between Cardiff City and Fulham, at the Cardiff City Stadium, in Cardiff, Wales, Saturday, Oct. 20, 2018. (Simon Galloway/PA via AP)
October 20, 2018 - 12:56 pm
CARDIFF, Wales (AP) — Cardiff recorded its first win of the season in the English Premier League by beating Fulham 4-2 and moved off the bottom of the standings on Saturday. Fulham scored the best goal of the game — through Andre Schurrle's 30-meter strike — but the league's leakiest defense soon...
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Real Madrid's coach Julen Lopetegui gestures during a Spanish La Liga soccer match between Real Madrid and Levante at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid, Spain, Saturday, Oct. 20, 2018. (AP Photo/Paul White)
October 20, 2018 - 10:58 am
MADRID (AP) — Without Cristiano Ronaldo for the first time in nearly a decade, Real Madrid reached the worst scoring drought in its history. Madrid went more than 465 minutes without finding the net in a 2-1 home loss to Levante in the Spanish league on Saturday, leaving new coach Julen Lopetegui...
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ManU coach Jose Mourinho flashes three fingers after the English Premier League soccer match between Chelsea and Manchester United at Stamford Bridge stadium in London Saturday, Oct. 20, 2018. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham)
October 20, 2018 - 10:11 am
LONDON (AP) — Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho was involved in a touchline skirmish after his team conceded a goal in the sixth minute of injury time to draw 2-2 at former club Chelsea in the Premier League on Saturday. One of Chelsea manager Maurizio Sarri's assistants celebrated wildly in...
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Manchester United's manager Jose Mourinho walks from the pitch after the end of the English Premier League soccer match between Manchester United and Newcastle United at Old Trafford in Manchester, England, Saturday, Oct. 6, 2018.Man Utd won the game 3-2. (AP Photo/Jon Super)
October 19, 2018 - 11:00 am
NYON, Switzerland (AP) — UEFA has fined Manchester United 15,000 euros ($17,250) and warned coach Jose Mourinho after the team was late to arrive for a Champions League home game and then late for the delayed kickoff. Mourinho blamed police in Manchester for the team's arrival at Old Trafford only...
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Barcelona forward Lionel Messi, center, celebrates after scoring against Valencia during the Spanish La Liga soccer match between Valencia and Barcelona, at the Mestalla stadium in Valencia, Spain, Sunday, Oct. 7, 2018. (AP Photo/Alberto Saiz)
October 19, 2018 - 7:42 am
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — The European Leagues group has urged UEFA to allocate club competition entries and billions in Champions League prize money more fairly. The proposal on Friday includes reversing changes made this season giving four guaranteed Champions League entries to Spain, England,...
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Norway's Mohamed Elyounoussi, center, in action with Slovenia's Nemanja Mitrovic during the UEFA Nations League soccer match between Norway and Slovenia at Ullevaal Stadium, Norway, Saturday Oct. 13, 2018. (Terje Bendiksby/NTB scanpix via AP)
October 13, 2018 - 2:50 pm
Substitute striker Patrik Schick scored the winning goal for the visiting Czech Republic to beat Slovakia 2-1 in the UEFA Nations League in Trnava on Saturday, and Gibraltar won its first competitive game. All the goals in Trnava were in the second half. Three minutes after coming off the bench,...
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