Men's soccer

Switzerland's Xherdan Shaqiri celebrates after scoring his side's second goal during the group E match between Switzerland and Serbia at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Kaliningrad Stadium in Kaliningrad, Russia, Friday, June 22, 2018. (Laurent Gillieron/Keystone via AP)
June 25, 2018 - 1:18 pm
MOSCOW (AP) — FIFA has fined three Switzerland players for making hand gestures of an Albanian national symbol to celebrate World Cup goals against Serbia, and cleared them to continue playing. Granit Xhaka and Xherdan Shaqiri received a warning and a fine of 10,000 Swiss francs ($10,100) for...
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Spain's players smile during the official training on the eve of the group B match between Morocco and Spain at the Mirny stadium in Kaliningrad, Russia, Sunday, June 24, 2018. (AP Photo/Czarek Sokolowski)
June 25, 2018 - 1:15 pm
MOSCOW (AP) — The Latest on the World Cup (all times local): 8:05 p.m. Fernando Hierro has made one change to his Spain lineup for its World Cup Group B game against already-eliminated Morocco, bringing in Bayern Munich midfielder Thiago Alcantara for Lucas Vazquez.Morocco, which lost its first two...
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Uruguay's Luis Suarez celebrates the second goal of his team during the group A match between Uruguay and Russia at the 2018 soccer World Cup at the Samara Arena in Samara, Russia, Monday, June 25, 2018. (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell)
June 25, 2018 - 12:21 pm
SAMARA, Russia (AP) — Luis Suarez and Edinson Cavani scored a goal each and Uruguay went on to defeat Russia 3-0 on Monday, finishing undefeated in group play and handing the host nation its first loss of the World Cup. Both teams were already assured of spots in the knockout round, but Uruguay's...
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Portugal head coach Fernando Santos listens to questions during a news conference on the eve of the group B match between Portugal and Iran at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Mordovia Arena stadium in Saransk, Russia, Sunday, June 24, 2018. (AP Photo/Francisco Seco)
June 25, 2018 - 10:35 am
SARANSK, Russia (AP) — Hundreds of Iranian fans surrounded the hotel where Portugal's national team is based, making loud noises for several hours overnight in an attempt to disrupt their opponents' sleep before a decisive World Cup match later Monday. Superstar Cristiano Ronaldo was filmed by...
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Saudi Arabia head coach Juan Antonio Pizzi, center, gives instructions to his players during the official training session of the Saudi Arabian team on the eve of the group A match between Saudi Arabia and Egypt at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Volgograd Arena, in Volgograd, Russia, Sunday, June 24, 2018. (AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic)
June 25, 2018 - 9:38 am
SAMARA, Russia (AP) — The Latest on the World Cup (all times local): 4:25 p.m. Saudi coach Juan Antonio Pizzi has made three changes to his lineup to face Egypt, giving a start to goalkeeper Yasser Almosailem.Both teams are aiming to avoid a last-place finish in Group A. The Saudis lost the World...
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Australia goalkeeper Mathew Ryan, right, makes a save during the group C match between Denmark and Australia at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Samara Arena in Samara, Russia, Thursday, June 21, 2018. (AP Photo/Martin Meissner)
June 25, 2018 - 9:02 am
SAMARA, Russia (AP) — The Latest on the World Cup (all times local): 3:45 p.m. Peru may have more of the fans in the stadium when it faces Australia in Sochi. There likely won't be a bigger family contingent than the one accompanying Australia goalkeeper Mat Ryan, who has 27 members of his family...
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June 24, 2018 - 11:28 pm
BANGKOK (AP) — Rescuers are planning a second attempt to try to get through a small, flooded passage inside a Thai cave to search for 12 boys and their soccer coach who entered the cave two days ago. An official in the forest park in northern Thailand's Chiang Rai province said the divers were...
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Jordanian Crown Prince Hussein, right, receives Britain's Prince William after his arrival at Marka Airport in Amman, Jordan, Sunday, June 24, 2018. Britain's Prince William has kicked off a politically delicate five-day tour of Jordan, Israel and the Palestinian territories. He plans to meet with young people, refugees and political leaders in a tumultuous region Britain had controlled between the two world wars. (AP Photo/Nasser Nasser)
June 24, 2018 - 11:21 pm
AMMAN, Jordan (AP) — Britain's Prince William on Sunday praised "historic ties and friendship" with Jordan and the kingdom's commitment to Syrian and Palestinian refugees, as he began a historic five-day tour that also includes Israel and the Palestinian territories. Though billed as non-political...
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Spain's players smile during the official training on the eve of the group B match between Morocco and Spain at the Mirny stadium in Kaliningrad, Russia, Sunday, June 24, 2018. (AP Photo/Czarek Sokolowski)
June 24, 2018 - 6:28 pm
MOSCOW (AP) — The Latest on Sunday at the World Cup (all times local): 1:10 a.m. Portugal and Spain want routine victories to lock up its place in the knockout rounds. The first day of simultaneous matches at the tournament Monday includes Portugal playing Iran at the same time its neighbor and...
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Colombia's James Rodriguez celebrates winning the group H match between Poland and Colombia at the 2018 soccer World Cup at the Kazan Arena in Kazan, Russia, Sunday, June 24, 2018. (AP Photo/Thanassis Stavrakis)
June 24, 2018 - 5:51 pm
MOSCOW (AP) — The Latest on Sunday at the World Cup (all times local): 12:50 p.m. Colombia coach Jose Pekerman says the team's 3-0 win over Poland was dedicated to midfielder Carlos Sanchez, who was sent off in the first group match and received a death threat. Pekerman said Sanchez "has had a very...
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