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Alston, Bengtson score in Revs’ win over Dynamo

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Kevin Alston and Jerry Bengtson scored second-half goals to lead the New England Revolution to a 2-0 victory over the Houston Dynamo on Saturday night.

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DC United beats Red Bulls 1-0

WASHINGTON (AP) — Davy Arnaud scored on a diving header in the fourth minute in D.C. United’s 1-0 victory over the New York Red Bulls on Saturday night.

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English soccer recalls Hillsborough 25 years later

Ninety six blue seats at Hillsborough stadium are replaced by white seats to represent the 96  Liverpool fans who died at the Hillsborough disaster 25 years ago, ahead of the Championship soccer match between Sheffield Wednesday and Blackburn Rovers at Hillsborough, Sheffield, Saturday April 12, 2014. (AP Photo/PA) UNITED KINGDOM OUT  NO SALES  NO ARCHIVE

LONDON (AP) — Near the Wembley field, 96 seats remained empty on Saturday. Just a Liverpool scarf draped over each of them as a tribute to the 96 Liverpool fans who went to an FA Cup semifinal 25 years ago but never returned home.

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English soccer recalls Hillsborough 25 years later

Stoke and Newcastle United players line up for a minute's silence in memory of the victims of the Hillsborough disaster before their English Premier League soccer match at the Britannia Stadium, Stoke, England, Saturday April 12, 2014. Matches in the top five divisions of English football this weekend are scheduled to kick off seven minutes later than originally planned in tribute to the 96 supporters who lost their lives in the Hillsborough disaster 25 years ago on 15 April 1989. (AP Photo/Jon Super)

LONDON (AP) — Ninety-six seats remained empty near the Wembley field on Saturday.

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Champions semis: Madrid-Bayern, Atletico-Chelsea

Atletico players celebrate at the end of the Champions League quarterfinal second leg soccer match between Atletico Madrid and FC Barcelona in the Vicente Calderon stadium in Madrid, Spain, Wednesday, April 9, 2014. Atletico defeated Barcelona 1-0. (AP Photo/Paul White)

NYON, Switzerland (AP) — Real Madrid will play defending champion Bayern Munich in the Champions League semifinals, and Atletico Madrid will face Chelsea.

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