Posts Tagged Soccer

Ukraine punished for fan racism in Lviv

NYON, Switzerland (AP) — Ukraine has been punished by UEFA for another racist incident involving fans in Lviv, which is already banned from hosting World Cup qualifying matches.

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Blatter warns English FA over World Cup report

ZURICH (AP) — FIFA President Sepp Blatter has warned the English of the legal consequences of their demands for the World Cup corruption report to be published.

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Messi’s father downplays hints of Barcelona exit

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Lionel Messi’s father, who acts as the player’s agent, has downplayed the stir his son caused by hinting at an exit from Barcelona.

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Sioux Falls to host national youth tournaments

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Sioux Falls has been selected to host national youth soccer and softball league tournaments in 2016 and 2017.

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With 4-1 loss at Ireland, US winless in 4 games

United States' Timmy Chandler, left, and Republic of Ireland's Anthony Pilkington in action during the international friendly soccer match at the Aviva stadium, Dublin, Ireland, Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2014. (AP Photo/Peter Morrison)

DUBLIN (AP) — The United States’ winless streak stretched to four games Tuesday night with a year-ending 4-1 loss to a second-string Ireland team.

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