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10-man Real Madrid loses 2-0 to Sociedad

1 week 3 days ago
Ten-man Real Madrid lost 2-0 at home to Real Sociedad on Sunday to concede further ground in the Spanish league title race. The pressure is mounting on coach Santiago Solari with Madrid in fifth place behind Alaves, which moved ahead of the 33-time champion on Saturday. Madrid fell behind in the third
The Associated Press

Soccer star Wayne Rooney charged with public intoxication

1 week 3 days ago
Soccer star Wayne Rooney was arrested last month on a public intoxication charge and taken to jail to sober up after he triggered a door alarm at a Washington-area airport, authorities said Sunday. Rooney was arrested Dec. 16 by police at Dulles International Airport in Virginia after he caused the
The Associated Press

The Latest: Soccer star triggered door alarm before arrest

1 week 3 days ago
Airport officials say soccer star Wayne Rooney's arrest last month was prompted by his triggering an alarm at international arrivals. The Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority says airport police at Dulles International Airport arrested Rooney Dec. 16 at an international arrivals gate. Court
The Associated Press

Dragoslav Sekularac, Red Star 'King of dribble,' dies at 81

1 week 4 days ago
Dragoslav Sekularac, an attacking midfielder known to Red Star Belgrade soccer fans as the ''King of dribble,'' has died. Red Star said on its website that Sekularac died on Saturday. A favorite with supporters due to his skills on the ball, Sekularac joined Red Star in 1955 and stayed
The Associated Press

Strong Canadian contingent available in 2019 MLS SuperDraft in Chicago

1 week 5 days ago
University of Maryland goalkeeper Dayne St. Clair and Syracuse forward Tajon Buchanan have signed Generation Adidas contracts, adding to an already strong Canadian contingent eligible for the Jan. 11 MLS SuperDraft. The two have joined Simon Fraser winger-forward Mamadi Camara (Montreal), North Carolina
The Canadian Press

Toronto FC coach says Argentine forward Lucas Janson may not be back

1 week 6 days ago
Argentine forward Lucas Janson, who joined Toronto FC last August on loan, may not be back this season. "I would say as of today he's not coming back," Toronto coach Greg Vanney said Thursday. The 24-year-old Janson, acquired from Argentina's Tigre using targeted allocation money,
The Canadian Press

Sources: General manager Tim Bezbatchenko leaving Toronto FC for Columbus

2 weeks ago
General manager Tim Bezbatchenko, who helped build Toronto FC into a championship side, is leaving the MLS club. The 37-year-old Bezbatchenko, who is from the Columbus suburb of Westerville in Ohio, is taking an executive position with Columbus Crew SC, according to sources familiar with the negotiations
The Canadian Press

LA Galaxy hire Guillermo Barros Schelotto as new coach

2 weeks ago
Guillermo Barros Schelotto was named the LA Galaxy's head coach on Wednesday, taking over the five-time MLS champion franchise after three seasons with Boca Juniors. Schelotto had been in charge at Boca since March 2016, winning two championships in his native Argentina's top division. Schelotto
The Associated Press

Browns owners agree to buy Columbus Crew, keep team in Ohio

2 weeks 5 days ago
With their NFL franchise in better shape, Browns owners Dee and Jimmy Haslam are tackling soccer. The Haslams have agreed to take over the Columbus Crew, guaranteeing the Major League Soccer team will not relocate. Since October, the Haslams have been working with a group headed by former team doctor
The Associated Press

Toronto FC acquires veteran Belgian international defender Laurent Ciman

2 weeks 6 days ago
Toronto FC, which conceded a franchise-worst 64 goals last season, moved to bolster its defence on Thursday by acquiring veteran Belgian international centre back Laurent Ciman. To get the former MLS Defender of the Year, Toronto sent a second-round pick in the 2019 MLS SuperDraft to expansion FC Cincinnati
The Canadian Press

Sigi Schmid, winningest MLS coach, dies at 65

3 weeks ago
Sigi Schmid, the winningest coach in MLS history, has died. Schmid's family said he died Tuesday at Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center. Schmid was hospitalized three weeks ago as he awaited a heart transplant.
The Associated Press
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