Posts Tagged Ukraine

Europa League semifinals: Sevilla-Fiorentina, Napoli-Dnipro

Sevilla players celebrate after the quarterfinal, second leg Europa League soccer match against Zenit St.Petersburg in St.Petersburg, Russia, Thursday, April 23, 2015. (AP Photo/Dmitry Lovetsky)

NYON, Switzerland (AP) — Defending champion Sevilla has been drawn to play Fiorentina in the Europa League semifinals.

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IOC: Ukraine president Poroshenko against sports boycotts

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — The International Olympic Committee says that Ukraine state President Petro Poroshenko does not support boycotts of sports events.

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AP’s European week in photos

In this April 14, 2015 file photo Atletico's Mario Mandzukic, right, argues with referee Milorad Mazic, left, from Serbia after suffering an injury during the Champions League quarterfinal, first leg soccer match between Atletico de Madrid and Real Madrid at the Vicente Calderon stadium in Madrid, Spain. (AP Photo/Daniel Ochoa de Olza, file)

The image of Arsenal striker Alexis Sanchez celebrating a goal at Wembley is perfectly juxtaposed against the background of horrified Reading supporters at the FA Cup semifinal. In a gentler image, cyclists in the Amstel Gold race in The Netherlands rush past a tree in spring bloom.

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