Men's soccer

Portugal's forward Cristiano Ronaldo reacts, during an international friendly soccer match between the national soccer teams of Portugal and The Netherlands, at the Stade de Geneve stadium in Geneva, Switzerland, Monday, March 26, 2018. (KEYSTONE/Salvatore Di Nolfi/Keystone via AP)
March 26, 2018 - 5:39 pm
GENEVA (AP) — Portugal was made to pay for a weak first-half display as the Netherlands cruised to a 3-0 win in a friendly on Monday. Cristiano Ronaldo's evening barely improved after a rough challenge early on by Dutch defender Tonny Vilhena. He left the game after 68 minutes soon after teammate...
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Portugal's forward Cristiano Ronaldo reacts, during an international friendly soccer match between the national soccer teams of Portugal and The Netherlands, at the Stade de Geneve stadium in Geneva, Switzerland, Monday, March 26, 2018. (KEYSTONE/Salvatore Di Nolfi/Keystone via AP)
March 26, 2018 - 4:37 pm
GENEVA (AP) — Portugal was made to pay for a weak first-half display as the Netherlands cruised to a 3-0 win in a friendly on Monday. Cristiano Ronaldo's evening barely improved after a rough challenge early on by Dutch defender Tonny Vilhena. He left the game after 68 minutes soon after teammate...
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Lionel Messi, centre, and Sergio Aguero are seen in the stands during the international friendly soccer match between Argentina and Italy at the Etihad Stadium in Manchester, England, Friday March 23, 2018. (Martin Rickett/PA via AP)
March 26, 2018 - 1:59 pm
MADRID (AP) — Lionel Messi has recovered from his adductor muscle problems and will play against Spain in a friendly on Tuesday. Argentina manager Jorge Sampaoli said on Monday that "yesterday and today (Messi) trained and he was fine ... I don't think he will have any problem playing." A minor...
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March 26, 2018 - 1:48 pm
ROME (AP) — A goalkeeper for fourth-division Messina has been sent off for urinating behind his goal. The 21-year-old Armando Prisco couldn't hold it in anymore with five minutes remaining in a rain-soaked derby with Igea — even though he had been substituted in to start the second half on Sunday...
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Lionel Messi, centre, and Sergio Aguero are seen in the stands during the international friendly soccer match between Argentina and Italy at the Etihad Stadium in Manchester, England, Friday March 23, 2018. (Martin Rickett/PA via AP)
March 26, 2018 - 12:52 pm
MADRID (AP) — Argentina manager Jorge Sampaoli says Lionel Messi has recovered from his muscle problems and will play against Spain in a friendly on Tuesday. Sampaoli says "yesterday and today (Messi) trained and he was fine ... I don't think he will have any problem playing." A minor muscular...
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March 24, 2018 - 9:16 pm
HARRISON, N.J. (AP) — Bradley Wright-Phillips had two goals and Alex Muyl added another to help the New York Red Bulls beat Minnesota United 3-0 on Saturday night. Wright-Phillips is tied for 11th place on the MLS career list with 89 goals. Luis Robles had four saves in his second shutout of the...
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March 24, 2018 - 8:10 pm
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Ismael Tajouri scored two goals and Sean Johnson had five saves to help New York City FC play the New England Revolution to a 2-2 draw Saturday. The 23-year-old Tajouri, who has appeared in four MLS games, has three goals in the last two matches while filling in for the...
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FILE - In this Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2014 file photo Olympiakos soccer club chairman Vangelis Marinakis appears in a court in Athens. Greek ship owner and soccer club owner Marinakis says drug-trafficking charges against him are part of a government-led "conspiracy" to silence dissent. (AP Photo/Thanassis Stavrakis, file)
March 24, 2018 - 1:01 pm
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greek ship owner and soccer club owner Vangelis Marinakis says drug-trafficking charges against him are part of a government-led "conspiracy" to silence dissent. Marinakis, who is also a media owner, accuses the government of targeting him through friendly media, putting...
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March 24, 2018 - 11:15 am
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greek ship owner and soccer club owner Vangelis Marinakis says drug-trafficking charges against him are part of a government-led "conspiracy" to silence dissent. Marinakis, who is also a media owner, accuses the government of targeting him through friendly media, putting...
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Jamaica's former sprinter Usain Bolt takes part in a practice session of the Borussia Dortmund soccer squad in Dortmund, Germany, Friday, March 23, 2018. (Guido Kirchner/dpa via AP)
March 23, 2018 - 9:19 am
DORTMUND, Germany (AP) — Usain Bolt trained again with German soccer club Borussia Dortmund on Friday and this time scored a header and a penalty in front of nearly 1,500 spectators. The 31-year-old retired sprint great took part in team exercises under coach Peter Stoeger, exchanging passes with...
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