Soccer

  • Ref gives death stare and reaches for red card, ends player mob

    Meet Bakary Gassama, who we're naming the most badass referee in professional soccer. Al-Ahly's players were furious about calls not going their way at the end of their CAF Champions League match against Moghreb Tétouan, but Gassama gives them a death stare and reaches for the red, then MOB OVER.

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  • The 2 Robbies podcast: Chelsea boring? United’s progress and Klopp for City?

    Earle and Mustoe dissect Chelsea's defensive display and much more in the latest podcast.

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  • Soccer-Ligue 1 top scorers

    April 19 (Infostrada Sports) - Top scorers of the Ligue 1 on Sunday 25 Alexandre Lacazette (Olympique Lyon) 18 Andre-Pierre Gignac (Olympique Marseille) 17 Zlatan Ibrahimovic (Paris St Germain) 13 Claudio Beauvue (En Avant Guingamp) 12 Nabil Fekir (Olympique Lyon) 11 Diego Rolan (Girondins…

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  • CAS cuts Al Shamrani's Asian Champions League ban to 6 games

    LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Asian soccer player of the year Nassir Al Shamrani had his 8-match Asian Champions League ban for spitting and head-butting cut to six Monday on appeal.

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  • Soccer-La Liga top scorers

    April 20 (Infostrada Sports) - Top scorers of the La Liga on Monday 39 Cristiano Ronaldo (Real Madrid) 35 Lionel Messi (Barcelona) 20 Antoine Griezmann (Atletico Madrid) 18 Neymar (Barcelona) 17 Carlos Bacca (Sevilla) 16 Alberto Bueno (Rayo Vallecano) 15 Karim Benzema (Real Madrid) 14 Aduriz…

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  • The right and wrong reasons to discredit Tim Sherwood

    Tactics Timmy, the butt of all constant jokes by fans, continued the Timpossible dream of staying in the Premier League and winning a trophy by following up his big wins over West Bromwich Albion and Tottenham Hotspur with an upset of Liverpool in the FA Cup on Sunday. Was everyone who made fun of…

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  • AP's European week in photos

    The image of Arsenal striker Alexis Sanchez celebrating a goal at Wembley is perfectly juxtaposed against the background of horrified Reading supporters at the FA Cup semifinal. In a gentler image, cyclists in the Amstel Gold race in The Netherlands rush past a tree in spring bloom.

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  • Soccer-Portuguese championship results and standings

    April 20 (Infostrada Sports) - Results and standings from the Portuguese championship matches on Monday Monday, April 20 Maritimo 1 Nacional 1 Sunday, April 19 Pacos de Ferreira 0 Moreirense 0 Penafiel 0 Arouca 2 Gil Vicente 0 Rio Ave 0 Sporting 2 Boavista 1 Vitoria Setubal 1 Estoril 2 Saturday,…

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  • 3rd trophyless year sharpens scrutiny of Rodgers at Anfield

    LONDON (AP) — While rarely short on bravado or self-confidence these days, Brendan Rodgers did betray a sense of trepidation when taking the Liverpool job.

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  • Soccer-Fiorentina slump to defeat at home to Verona

    Fiorentina's fading hopes of qualifying for the Champions League all but disappeared on Monday as they lost 1-0 at home Verona after conceding a late goal, leaving them nine points behind third-placed AS Roma. Fiore were stunned in the 90th minute when Verona substitute Mounir Obbadi scored from…

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  • Newcastle 1-3 Tottenham: Chadli, Eriksen see Spurs into sixth

    Spurs bracketed halftime with a pair of goals and they stood tall to Newcastle's spotty threat.

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  • Soccer-La Liga results and standings

    April 20 (Infostrada Sports) - Results and standings from the La Liga matches on Monday Monday, April 20 Elche 1 Real Sociedad 0 Sunday, April 19 Eibar 0 Celta Vigo 1 Granada CF 1 Sevilla 1 Rayo Vallecano 2 Almeria 0 Villarreal 0 Cordoba 0 Saturday, April 18Athletic Club 4 Getafe 0 Deportivo Coruna…

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  • Inter Milan vs. AC Milan 2015: Final score 0-0 in a putrid match

    Do you remember when Inter Milan and AC Milan were two of the best sides in Europe? Do you remember Javier Zanetti? The current iterations of Milan and Inter relate to those teams in name, crest and shirt only. They drew 0-0 in Sunday's Milan Derby, and no other result could have been any more…

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    Premier League Talking Points - Gameweek 33 Round-up

    A look back at the main talking points from last weekend's Premier League action, including Chelsea's tight victory over Man Utd.

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  • Soccer Wives of Barcelona: Shakira Cheers on Gerard Piqué With Their 2 Sons

    The Colombian singer and her sons took in an FC Barcelona match over the weekend.

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  • Bunbury rallies New England past Philadelphia, 2-1

    Teal Bunbury had a goal and an assist after entering the game in the 61st minute and the New England Revolution beat the Philadelphia Union 2-1 on Sunday. New England (3-2-2) extended its undefeated streak to five games. Cristian Maidana struck a free kick that glanced off the post to give…

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    Gunmen kill eight supporters of Brazilian soccer club

    Eight supporters of Brazilian soccer team Corinthians were shot dead over the weekend as they prepared for an upcoming game against rival team Palmeira.Members of the Pavilhao 9 fan club for Brazilian soccer team Corinthians were preparing for an upcoming game on Saturday night at their Sao Paulo…

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