Posts Tagged Men’s soccer

Atletico beats Earthquakes in Candlestick finale

Athletico Madid's Koke, right, and San Jose Earthquakes' Khari Stephenson battle for the ball during the first half of a soccer match Sunday, July 27, 2014, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Beck Diefenbach)

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Saul scored in the fifth round of penalty kicks to lift Spanish League champion Atletico Madrid past Major League Soccer’s San Jose Earthquakes after they played to a scoreless tie Sunday in the final sporting event at Candlestick Park.

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Liverpool FC beats Olympiacos 1-0 in Champions Cup

Liverpool FC defender Jose Enrique, left, and Olympiacos forward Mathieu Dossevi (77) battle for the ball during the first half of an International Champions Cup soccer match in Chicago, Sunday, July 27, 2014. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

CHICAGO (AP) — Raheem Sterling scored in the fifth minute in Liverpool FC’s 1-0 victory over Olympiacos on Sunday at Soldieer Field in the International Champions Cup.

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Whitecaps rally to tie FC Dallas 2-2

Vancouver Whitecaps' Darren Mattocks, of Jamaica, celebrates after scoring against FC Dallas during the first half of an MLS soccer game in Vancouver, British Columbia, on Sunday July 27, 2014.(AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Darryl Dyck)

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Pedro Morales scored on a penalty kick in the 53rd minute to help the Vancouver Whitecaps tie FC Dallas 2-2 on Sunday.

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Manchester City tops AC Milan 5-1 in Champions Cup

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Stevan Jovetic scored twice to help Manchester City beat AC Milan 5-1 on Sunday in the International Champions Cup.

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UK Deputy PM wants Russia stripped of World Cup

LONDON (AP) — Britain’s Deputy Prime Minister wants Russia stripped of the right to host the 2018 World Cup to punish President Vladimir Putin for “belligerent behavior” in the Ukraine crisis.

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