Posts Tagged Men’s soccer

PSG hosts Barcelona, Ajax goes to APOEL

Barcelona's Barcelona's Lionel Messi from Argentina, left, celebrates scoring his side's sixth goal during a Spanish La Liga soccer match between F.C. Barcelona and Granada C.F. at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona, Spain, Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014. (AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti)

PARIS (AP) — Paris Saint-Germain has two problems ahead of Tuesday’s Champions League match against Barcelona: figuring out how to find its own form again and how to unlock an opposing defense that has yet to concede a goal this season.

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West Ham player fined for assaulting policeman

SOUTHEND, England (AP) — West Ham defender James Tomkins has been ordered to pay more than $12,000 for assaulting a police officer.

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Chelsea travels to Lisbon, Schalke hosts Maribor

Chelsea’s Diego Costa celebrates scoring his teams second goal during their English Premier League soccer match against Aston Villa at Stamford Bridge, London, Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014. (AP Photo/Tim Ireland)

LISBON, Portugal (AP) — It’s all level in Group G of the Champions League as the four clubs head into the second set of matches after 1-1 draws.

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Bayern heads to Moscow, Manchester City hosts Roma

Cologne's Jonas Hector, left, and Bayern's Arjen Robben from the Netherlands challenge for the ball during the German first division Bundesliga soccer match between FC Cologne and Bayern Munich in Cologne, Germany, Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Group E of the Champions League features two teams that need to recover from defeats in opening matches.

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Time to heed the ‘don’t kill Rooney’ advice again

Manchester United players including Wayne Rooney, centre left, react after conceding a goal to West Ham United during their English Premier League soccer match at Old Trafford Stadium, Manchester, England, Saturday Sept. 27, 2014. (AP Photo/Jon Super)

LONDON (AP) — Don’t kill Wayne Rooney. It’s advice that is as pertinent now for English football as it was eight years ago when offered as Sven-Goran Eriksson’s last act as England coach.

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