Posts Tagged Professional soccer

Russia takes in Crimean clubs, Ukraine upset

MOSCOW (AP) — Football clubs from the Crimea region annexed by Russia will play in the Russian leagues this season.

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Neymar says back improving during Japan trip

Brazil's soccer player Neymar waves for the media during a press conference at a hotel in Tokyo, Thursday, July 31, 2014. (AP Photo/Shizuo Kambayashi)

TOKYO (AP) — Brazil and Barcelona striker Neymar says he is almost back to full fitness after the serious back injury he sustained at the World Cup.

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Glazers set to raise $150m by selling Man U shares

Manchester United’s Darren Fletcher (24) celebrates with his teammates after  scoring the winning kick in a penalty kick shootout during  a soccer game at the 2014 Guinness International Champions Cup, Tuesday, July 29, 2014, in Landover, Md. Manchester United won 5-3 in penalty kicks. (AP Photo/Luis M. Alvarez)

Manchester United’s American owners are set to raise around $150 million by selling more of their shares in the club on the New York Stock Exchange.

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Revolution beat Rapids to end 8-game losing streak

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Lee Nguyen had a goal and an assist and the New England Revolution beat the Colorado Rapids 3-0 on Wednesday night to end an eight-game losing streak.

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Glazers set to raise $150m by selling Man U shares

Manchester United’s Darren Fletcher (24) celebrates with his teammates after  scoring the winning kick in a penalty kick shootout during  a soccer game at the 2014 Guinness International Champions Cup, Tuesday, July 29, 2014, in Landover, Md. Manchester United won 5-3 in penalty kicks. (AP Photo/Luis M. Alvarez)

Manchester United’s American owners are set to raise around $150 million by selling more of their club shares on the New York Stock Exchange.

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