Posts Tagged International soccer

Sepp Blatter faces tough crowd at UEFA meeting

FIFA President Joseph Blatter s attends a news conference  following the FIFA Executive Committee meeting in Zurich, Switzerland, on Friday, March 20, 2015.  Among many topics, the Committee discussed the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar.  (AP Photo/Keystone,Ennio Leanza)

VIENNA (AP) — FIFA President Sepp Blatter faces his toughest audience this week in his campaign to be re-elected.

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Suarez’s goal against Madrid marks turnaround for Barcelona

Barcelona's Luis Suarez celebrates after scoring his team's second goal during a Spanish La Liga soccer match between FC Barcelona and Real Madrid at Camp Nou stadium, in Barcelona, Spain, Sunday, March 22, 2015. (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez)

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Luis Suarez is scoring again, and Barcelona is getting back to its best.

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Mexico to meet Costa Rica at Citrus Bowl in CONCACAF tuneup

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The Mexican national soccer team is coming to central Florida to play one of a series of exhibition matches as it prepares to compete in the CONCACAF Gold Cup.

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Dempsey, Bradley, Altidore on US roster for friendlies

CHICAGO (AP) — World Cup veterans Clint Dempsey, Jozy Altidore and Michael Bradley highlight the U.S. team chosen by Jurgen Klinsmann on Sunday for exhibition matches against Denmark and Switzerland.

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Prince Ali: Blatter playing politics with FIFA WCup slots

ZURICH (AP) — FIFA presidential candidate Prince Ali bin al-Hussein claims incumbent Sepp Blatter is playing politics with a key World Cup decision.

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