Soccer

Juventus' Cristiano Ronaldo heads the ball to hit the post during an Italian Serie A soccer match between Juventus and Genoa, at the Alliance stadium in Turin, Italy, Saturday, Oct. 20, 2018. (AP Photo/Antonio Calanni)
October 22, 2018 - 9:53 am
MILAN (AP) — Despite his off-the-field turmoil, Cristiano Ronaldo is still scoring goals. His teammates, however, let Juventus down. Ronaldo has scored five goals in nine matches, and two in three matches since being accused of rape last month. On Saturday, Ronaldo gave Juventus the lead in the...
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FILE - In this Saturday, Oct.6, 2018 file photo, Newcastle United's manager Rafael Benitez reacts to a decision by the referee during their English Premier League soccer match between Manchester United and Newcastle United at Old Trafford in Manchester, England. Keeping Newcastle in the Premier League for another year might be one of the greatest achievements in Benitez’s coaching career. Newcastle’s has made its worst nine-game start to a league campaign since 1898. It has no wins in nine games, just two points, and five straight home losses. (AP Photo/Jon Super, File)
October 22, 2018 - 6:54 am
MANCHESTER, England (AP) — He's won the Champions League, the Europa League, domestic league and cup titles, and coached many of the biggest teams on the continent. Yet keeping Newcastle in the Premier League for another year might be one of the greatest achievements in Rafa Benitez's managerial...
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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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