Posts Tagged Professional soccer

Dortmund, Arsenal renew Champions League rivalry

Dortmund’s Shinji Kagawa from Japan, front, and Freiburg's Pavel Krmas from Czech Republic, right, challenge for the ball during the German first division Bundesliga soccer match between BvB Borussia Dortmund  and SC Freiburg in Dortmund, Germany, Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)

DORTMUND, Germany (AP) — Familiarity has bred a healthy respect between Borussia Dortmund and Arsenal in the Champions League, with the German club eager to avenge a loss at home against the English team.

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Anelka says he is joining Mumbai City in India

NEW DELHI (AP) — Former France striker Nicolas Anelka says he is joining Mumbai City FC in the new Indian Super League.

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Beckham urges Scottish voters to keep union

LONDON (AP) — David Beckham is urging voters in Scotland to vote against independence.

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Earthquakes salvage 1-1 draw with Galaxy

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Chris Wondolowski’s goal in the 66th minute drew the San Jose Earthquakes even with the Los Angeles Galaxy for a 1-1 tie in the final California Clasico of the season on Sunday.

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US women rout Mexico 8-0

Mexico goalkeeper Cecilia Santiago (1) makes a save against the United States in the first half of an international friendly soccer match at Rio Tinto Stadium, Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014, in Sandy, Utah. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)

SANDY, Utah (AP) — Hope Solo set the U.S. national team record for career shutouts, and Alex Morgan and Abby Wambach each scored twice for an 8-0 exhibition victory over Mexico at Rio Tinto Stadium on Saturday night.

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