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Liverpool, Sterling top this week’s AP soccer poll

Liverpool's Raheem Sterling, right, celebrates scoring the opening goal during their English Premier League match against Norwich City at Carrow Road, Norwich, eastern England, Sunday April 20, 2014. (AP Photo/PA, Chris Radburn)  UNITED KINGDOM OUT  NO SALES  NO ARCHIVE

Liverpool tops this week’s Associated Press global soccer poll for the fifth time this season and for the second consecutive week after its 3-2 win over Norwich kept it atop the English Premier League.

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Ferrer ousted by another Russian at Barcelona Open

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Second-seeded David Ferrer was ousted from the Barcelona Open by a Russian opponent for the second straight year, losing 6-4, 6-2 to Teymuraz Gabashvili on Wednesday.

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Giggs to be assisted by former teammates

This is a Monday, Aug. 16, 2010 file photo Manchester United's Ryan Giggs, right,  with teammate Paul Scholes after scoring a goal against Newcastle United during their English Premier League soccer match at Old Trafford, Manchester, England.  Ryan Giggs will be assisted by former teammates Paul Scholes, Nicky Butt and Phil Neville during his spell as interim manager of Manchester United following the dismissal of David Moyes. (AP Photo/Tim Hales, File)

LONDON (AP) — Ryan Giggs will be assisted by a trio of former Manchester United teammates as he tries to stabilize England’s biggest club after the abrupt dismissal of David Moyes.

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FIFA urged to back probe of Qatar World Cup

BASEL, Switzerland (AP) — Anti-corruption advisers appointed by FIFA say it’s important to give “a convincing and transparent answer” to allegations about Qatar’s selection as 2022 World Cup host.

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Governor issues ‘Wrigley Field Day’ proclamation

CHICAGO (AP) — It’s Wrigley Field Day in Illinois.

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