Posts Tagged Soccer

Cheers, chants for ‘Fergie Time’ the stage show

In this Sunday, Oct. 5, 2014, Manchester United former manager Alex Ferguson applauds supporters before the team's English Premier League soccer match against Everton at Old Trafford Stadium, Manchester, England. Ninety minutes after the return of “Fergie Time” at Old Trafford, the man himself returned to the limelight - in an interview on a London stage. (AP Photo/Jon Super, File)

LONDON (AP) — Ninety minutes after the return of “Fergie Time” at Old Trafford, the man himself returned to the limelight — in an interview on a London stage.

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Wright-Phillips ties record, NY beats SKC 2-0

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — Bradley Wright-Phillips tied the MLS season goal record, and the New York Red Bulls beat Sporting Kansas City 2-0 in the league’s regular-season finale Sunday night.

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Wambach has 4 goals in 6-0 US win over Costa Rica

Mexico forward Veronica Charlyn Corral (9) attempts to move the ball past Trinidad and Tobago defender Arin King (5) in overtime during a CONCACAF consolation soccer match in Chester, Pa., Sunday, Oct. 26, 2014. Mexico defeated Trinidad and Tobago 4-2 in overtime. (AP Photo/Rich Schultz)

CHESTER, Pa. (AP) — Abby Wambach scored four goals and the World Cup-bound United States defeated Costa Rica 6-0 Sunday night for the team’s fifth CONCACAF Women’s Championship title.

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South Africa goalkeeper Senzo Meyiwa killed

FILE- In this file photo dated Monday, May 26, 2014, South Africa's goalkeeper Senzo Robert Meyiwa makes a diving save against Australia during their friendly soccer match in Sydney.  According to reports Sunday Oct. 26, 2014, soccer club Orlando Pirates says 27-year old South Africa goalkeeper Senzo Meyiwa died during a shooting incident in South Africa.(AP Photo/Rick Rycroft, FILE)

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — The captain of South Africa’s national soccer team was fatally shot when armed men broke into the house where he was staying, police said.

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United gets last-gasp equalizer to thwart Chelsea

Manchester United's Robin van Persie, right, scores against Chelsea during the English Premier League soccer match between Manchester United and Chelsea at Old Trafford Stadium, Manchester, England, Sunday Oct. 26, 2014. (AP Photo/Jon Super)

Robin van Persie rescued a point for Manchester United to keep Chelsea from moving eight points clear of defending champion Manchester City in the Premier League.

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