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Manchester United Women confirmed as champions ahead of promotion to Women's Super League

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Lauren James scored four as Manchester United Women won the Women's Championship title. Manchester United Women were crowned champions of the Women's Championship on Saturday after a 7-0 win against Crystal Palace. Lauren James scored four and further strikes from Lizzie Arnot, Leah Galton and Jess Sigsworth were enough to confirm United as title winners, with Casey Stoney's side set to play in the Women's Super League (WSL) next season. Watch Serie A, MLS, Nations League, FA Cup and more streamed live on ESPN+ in U.S. United secured promotion with three games to spare after beating Aston Villa 5-0 on Wednesday and Saturday's title celebration was the latest...
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Jesse Gonzalez leads FC Dallas to road win over Atlanta United

2 days 17 hours ago
Atlanta United FC FC Dallas 1 2 FT Game Details Live football odds with bet365. Bet Now » Highlights GameCast Lineups and Stats Atlanta United's struggles continued against FC Dallas, with Frank de Boer's side suffering their third defeat of the season. Jesse Gonzalez made seven saves and Michael Barrios assisted on both goals as visiting FC Dallas defeated Atlanta United 2-1 at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta on Saturday. Jesus Ferreira scored in the sixth minute, and Bryan Acosta added an insurance goal in the 84th after intense pressure from Atlanta (1-3-2). Atlanta's Josef Martinez ended his 436-minute scoreless drought with a penalty kick in the seventh minute of second-half stoppage time for the final score. Martinez, the 2018 MLS MVP, has...
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Newcastle Jets' youth stars shine as Roar are silencing in thrashing at Suncorp Stadium

2 days 17 hours ago
Brisbane Roar Newcastle Jets 1 6 FT Game Details Live football odds with bet365. Bet Now » GameCast Lineups and Stats Roy O'Donovan and Joe Champness both scored twice as Newcastle Jets put 6 past a hapless Brisbane. A bright future beckons Newcastle after their youth stars dazzled in the side's 6-1 A-League demolition of Brisbane at Suncorp Stadium. While neither club has qualified for the finals, the Jets can be optimistic about the energy and polish provided by Joey Champness and Angus Thurgate. They stunned a Roar outfit who had little to play for except a bright departure for retiring captain Matt McKay. Champness, 21, and Roy O'Donovan each scored two goals against a flat home side while 19-year-old midfielder...
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Nani scores late winner as Orlando City blanks Whitecaps

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Orlando City SC Vancouver Whitecaps 1 0 FT Game Details Live football odds with bet365. Bet Now » Highlights GameCast Lineups and Stats A late, deflected goal awarded to Nani earned Orlando a second straight home win and their first win ever over Vancouver Whitecaps. Nani scored in the 88th minute and Brian Rowe had two saves to lead Orlando City SC to a 1-0 victory over the Vancouver Whitecaps on Saturday afternoon in Orlando, Fla. Sacha Kljestan, who entered the game in the 76th minute, skidded a crossing pass by Ruan from the right side of the box that deflected off Nani and into the left corner of the net. It was the fourth goal of the season for the former Manchester United star. The shutout was the second of the season for Rowe and the 18th of his MLS...
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Barca move closer to La Liga title with win over Real Sociedad

2 days 19 hours ago
Barcelona Real Sociedad 2 1 FT Game Details Live football odds with bet365. Bet Now » Highlights GameCast Lineups and Stats Jordi Alba answered a second half equalizer from Real Sociedad, as an uninspiring Barcelona side came away with a win at the Camp Nou. Barcelona closed in on the La Liga title on Saturday after earning a hard-fought 2-1 win over Real Sociedad at the Nou Camp, with goals from defenders Clement Lenglet and Jordi Alba restoring their nine-point lead at the top of the table. Barca lead the standings on 77 points after 33 games, comfortably clear of nearest challengers Atletico Madrid who won 1-0 at Eibar earlier in the day. French centre back Lenglet scored his first league goal for the Catalans to break the deadlock against the stubborn...
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Perisic makes Inter's point in key Champions League battle

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Internazionale AS Roma 1 1 FT Game Details Live football odds with bet365. Bet Now » Highlights GameCast Lineups and Stats Italian Serie A: Ivan Perisic (61') Inter 1-1 Roma Ivan Perisic headed a second-half equaliser to rescue a 1-1 Serie A draw for Inter Milan at home to AS Roma on Saturday in a key game in the battle for Champions League places. Stephan El Shaarawy stunned the San Siro with a brilliant Roma goal in the 14th minute when he broke down the left, cut inside, glided past three defenders and curled his shot into the top corner from the edge of the area. Inter, whose attacks frustratingly broke down outside the area, levelled in the 61st minute as Perisic...
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Galaxy slip past Dynamo with Polenta's 88th-minute goal

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LA Galaxy Houston Dynamo 2 1 FT Game Details Live football odds with bet365. Bet Now » Highlights GameCast Lineups and Stats Zlatan Ibrahimovic scored a penalty in the first half and Diego Polenta won it late for the Galaxy as they beat the Houston Dynamo 2-1. Defender Diego Polenta headed in the winning goal in the 88th minute to lift the Los Angeles Galaxy to a 2-1 victory over the Houston Dynamo on Friday night at Carson, Calif. Forward Zlatan Ibrahimovic also scored as the Galaxy (6-1-0, 18 points) continued their strong start. Forward Alberth Elis scored for the Dynamo (4-1-1, 13 points), who fell from the ranks of the unbeaten. The Seattle Sounders (5-0-1, 16 points) are the lone remaining undefeated MLS squad. Polenta's goal came off a strong corner...
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Galaxy slip past Dynamo with Polenta's 88th-minute goal

3 days 10 hours ago
Zlatan Ibrahimovic scored a penalty in the first half and Diego Polenta won it late for the Galaxy as they beat the Houston Dynamo 2-1. Defender Diego Polenta headed in the winning goal in the 88th minute to lift the Los Angeles Galaxy to a 2-1 victory over the Houston Dynamo on Friday night at Carson, Calif. Forward Zlatan Ibrahimovic also scored as the Galaxy (6-1-0, 18 points) continued their strong start. Forward Alberth Elis scored for the Dynamo (4-1-1, 13 points), who fell from the ranks of the unbeaten. The Seattle Sounders (5-0-1, 16 points) are the lone remaining undefeated MLS squad. Polenta's goal came off a strong corner...
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Jozy Altidore blasts Toronto FC president over 'games of ego'

3 days 11 hours ago
Toronto FC get braces from Alejandro Pozuelo and Jordan Hamilton to turn a 2-3 deficit into a 4-3 win for their fourth win of the season. After limping out of Friday night's game, Toronto FC striker Jozy Altidore said his injury could have been avoided had club president Bill Manning "put his ego aside" and allowed a former trainer to stay with the club. Altidore left Toronto's 4-3 win over Minnesota United in the 82nd minute with hamstring tightness, then sought out reporters to express his dissatisfaction with management. "It's bittersweet because this could have been avoided, but you'll have to ask Bill Manning why it's not avoided,"...
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