• Hamburg clinches Bundesliga survival, Dortmund finishes 3rd

    COLOGNE, Germany (AP) — Luca Waldschmidt scored one day after his 21st birthday for Hamburger SV to clinch Bundesliga survival with a late 2-1 win over Wolfsburg on the final day of the season on Saturday.

  • England gets first win in 20 years at U20 World Cup

    SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — England defeated six-time champion Argentina 3-0 for its first win at the Under-20 World Cup in 20 years on Saturday.

  • 1 point from Liga title, Real Madrid faces Michel’s Malaga

    BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Real Madrid enters the final round of the Spanish league season just one point away from ending a five-year wait to reclaim the domestic crown.

  • Celta Vigo coach Eduardo Berizzo to leave Spanish club

    MADRID (AP) — Celta Vigo says Eduardo Berizzo will coach the team for the last time on Sunday against Real Sociedad in the Spanish league.

  • Strasbourg, Amiens earn promotion to France top division

    PARIS (AP) — Strasbourg beat Bourg Peronnas 2-1 on Friday to secure promotion while a 96th-minute winner ensured Amiens will join them in France’s top division next season.

  • AP Source: Usmanov bid to buy Arsenal rejected by Kroenke

    LONDON (AP) — Russian billionaire Alisher Usmanov has had a $1.3 billion bid to take full control of Arsenal rejected by owner Stan Kroenke, a person familiar with the offer said Friday.

  • Neymar gets break from Brazil during friendlies in Australia

    RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Neymar was left off the Brazil squad that will travel to Australia for a pair of friendly matches next month.

  • Referee Steinhaus promoted as 1st women in Bundesliga

    FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Referee Bibiana Steinhaus has been promoted to the Bundesliga for next season and will be the first women working games in Germany’s top division.

  • Barcelona hoping Ramirez can spoil Madrid’s title march

    BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — A year ago, Sandro Ramirez wasn’t good enough for Barcelona.

  • Correction: Russia-Navalny story

    MOSCOW (AP) — In a story May 18 about Russian billionaire Alisher Usmanov launching a video attack on Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny, The Associated Press reported erroneously that Usmanov says he is not a tax resident of Russia. Usmanov was quoted in April by the business newspaper Vedomosti as saying he is a tax resident of Russia and “I pay personal taxes here.”