Soccer

  • US 'keeper Guzan: 'Nothing changes' with Howard's return

    WASHINGTON (AP) — With their roles reversed, No. 1 goalkeeper Brad Guzan of the United States insists "nothing changes" in his relationship with World Cup standout Tim Howard.

    Associated Press52 mins ago
  • Socceroo Kruse joins Langerak at Stuttgart

    Australia winger Robbie Kruse will join Socceroos team-mate Mitchell Langerak at VfB Stuttgart this season after being loaned out for a year by Bayer Leverkusen on Monday. Kruse came off the bench for the second-half of Leverkusen's 3-0 German league defeat at Bayern Munich on Saturday, but it…

    AFP
  • Soccer-Serie A top scorers

    Aug 30 (Infostrada Sports) - Top scorers of the Serie A on Sunday 4 Eder (Sampdoria) 3 Alberto Paloschi (Chievo Verona) Stevan Jovetic (Inter Milan) 2 Valter Birsa (Chievo Verona) Riccardo Meggiorini (Chievo Verona) Riccardo Saponara (Empoli) Marcos Alonso (Fiorentina) Gonzalo Higuain (Napoli) Luis…

    Reuters
  • Alternative Premier League Goal of the Week: Appealing for offside from behind the goal line

    On what was a bit of a miserable Premier League weekend, we managed to find three goals that we loved. Well, that we felt were notable in their rubbishness.

    SB Nation
  • EXCLUSIVE: Jermaine Jenas - Why should players show loyalty when they don't receive it from their clubs?

    After Aaron Lennon's Spurs number 7 shirt was given to new signing Son Heung-min, Jermaine Jenas looks at into why demanding loyality from players is a two-way street.

    Yahoo Sport UK
  • Wolfsburg snatches Germany midfielder Draxler from Schalke

    FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Awash in cash, Wolfsburg broke its club transfer record by signing Germany midfielder Julian Draxler from Schalke on the final day of the European transfer window Monday.

    Associated Press
  • Soccer-Australia keeper Ryan out of World Cup qualifiers

    * Valencia's Ryan has surgery on right knee * Keeper to miss two World Cup matches (Adds Valencia quotes) MADRID, Aug 31 (Reuters) - Australia goalkeeper Mat Ryan is out of the forthcoming World Cup qualifiers against Bangladesh and Tajikistan after needing arthroscopic surgery on a knee injury he…

    Reuters
  • On evaluating strikers, expected goals, Harry Kane

    Writing for 538 (ESPN’s statistics division), Michael Bertin argued that Harry Kane is the “luckiest man is soccer” because he significantly outperformed his expect goals. Traditionally, the most popular way to evaluate strikers is through the number of goals they score. Since the main job of a…

    Statistical Soccer
  • Revs' Jermaine Jones called to US National Team

    Revolution midfielder Jermaine Jones was called in to the U.S. National Team Sunday for the upcoming friendlies against Peru and Brazil. Jones, who was one of 23 players called into the squad by United States head coach Jurgen Klinsmann, traveled to Washington earlier Sunday after playing 62…

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  • Why Barcelona will not win La Liga

    This squad is not built to win the Spanish league in 2015-16. At some point, manager Luis Enrique will need to choose between the Champions League and La Liga.

    FC Yahoo
  • Roma perform u-turn on Genoa target Iturbe

    Roma on Sunday performed a dramatic turnaround on the expected loan of Juan Iturbe to Genoa and said the Argentinian forward will now stay at the club. Iturbe was expected to head to Serie A rivals Genoa on a loan move worth 5-million euros ($5.6 million), but Roma's sporting director Walter…

    AFP
  • Soccer-Saudi Arabian champions Al Nassr sign Maiga from West Ham

    LONDON, Aug 31 (Reuters) - West Ham United forward Modibo Maiga has joined Al Nassr, the Saudi Arabian champions said on Monday. "#ALNASSR signed a 2 year contract with former @whufc-official's forward, Modibo Maiga. Congratulations," Al Nassr said on Twitter. The Premier League club have not…

    Reuters
  • Swansea stages comeback with two goals in five minutes

    Bafetimbi Gomis gets the long pass Andre Ayew and manages to get it under an oncoming Sergio Romero to give Swansea City the one-goal lead after scoring twice in five minutes.

    NBC Sports
  • Juan Mata strikes for Manchester United

    Luke Shaw sends the cross to Wayne Rooney, but Rooney chooses to let it go and allow Juan Mata to get the finish, which puts Manchester United ahead 1-0 in the 48th minute.

    NBC Sports
  • Portland sends off Angerer and Van Hollebeke with sellout

    PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The Portland Thorns played Sunday night before their second sellout crowd of more than 21,000, though it was bittersweet.

    Associated Press
  • Soccer-Former hat-trick record-holder Leggat dies at 81

    Graham Leggat, who held the record for the quickest English top- flight hat-trick for over 51 years until Southampton's Sadio Mane broke it in May, has died aged 81. The Scotland international scored three goals in exactly three minutes for Fulham in a club record 10-1 win over Ipswich Town in…

    Reuters
  • PSG vs. Monaco 2015 live stream: Time, TV schedule and how to watch Ligue 1 online

    Ligue 1 appears to be a one-horse race this season, with Paris Saint-Germain cruising to yet another league title. There are a slew of psuedo-challengers, with one of them being AS Monaco. While it's certainly not good for their bottom line or attracting top talent in the long run, Monaco's Ligue 1…

    SB Nation
  • Corinthians stay on top in Brazil with 3-1 victory

    RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Corinthians won 3-1 at Chapecoense on Sunday match to maintain a four-point lead atop the Brazilian league.

    Associated Press
  • Manchester City announces signing of Belgian star Kevin De Bruyne

    This article, Manchester City announces signing of Belgian star Kevin De Bruyne, originally appeared on CBSSports.com.

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