Posts Tagged Soccer

Violence in Ukraine leaves Guingamp president in shock

PARIS (AP) — The president of Guingamp says Dynamo Kiev supporters wanted “to kill” the fans of the French club who traveled to Ukraine for a Europa League match.

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UEFA charges Dynamo Kiev for Europa League fan disorder

Leverkusen's Kyriakos Papadopoulos, right, celebrates with his teammates after winning 1-0 at the Champions League round of 16 first leg soccer match between Bayer 04 Leverkusen and Atletico de Madrid on Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2015 in Leverkusen, Germany. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)

NYON, Switzerland (AP) — UEFA has charged Dynamo Kiev over crowd disorder which briefly stopped a Europa League match against Guingamp.

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Cypriot soccer referee targeted in bomb attack

NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — Cypriot police say a pipe bomb caused extensive damage to a car belonging to the wife of a soccer referee.

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Wilshere’s comeback delayed by more surgery on ankle

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger touches his head as he sits on the bench during the Champions League round of 16 soccer match between Arsenal and AS Monaco at the Emirates Stadium in London, Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2015.  (AP Photo/Matt Dunham)

LONDON (AP) — Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere has had more surgery on his left ankle, delaying his comeback after three months out because of injury.

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Costa Rica’s Alajuelense bests DC United 5-2

SAN JOSE, Costa Rica (AP) — Costa Rica’s Alajuelense beat D.C. United 5-2 Thursday in the first leg of a two-match CONCACAF Champions League quarterfinal.

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